Lost in Transition

As Birch room renovations begin, student organizations are getting all turned around Obtaining adequate space at Kwantlen Polytechnic University isn’t a new issue for many of the institution’s most prominent student groups. The Kwantlen Gaming Guild, one of the largest and most successful clubs on campus, was recently moved out of the Social Justice Space... Continue Reading

It’s Sexy (Candle) Time

Student business venture integrates local businesses with aromatherapy candles Boost Your Mood is a company consisting of Kwantlen Polytechnic University marketing students Yuli Dhani, Jesse Kopan, Bri Livramento, Kyle Oser, Dorothy Poudel, Nina Wang, and Robyn Wheeler, who together may have come up with something truly great for their practicum project: sexy candles. Boost Your... Continue Reading

The Man in the Mirror

Kwantlen grad’s one man play tackles the subjects of self-image, self-worth, and acceptance With nothing but a stage prop and his own experiences, Kwantlen psychology alumnus Kevin Kokoska plays the roles of two very different looking young men, both trying to overcome harmful insecurities and perceptions of self-worth. The Mirror Test, written by Kokoska and... Continue Reading

The Rock and the Hard Place

If the Big One strikes tomorrow, how ready will we be? That fact that our coast is due for a particularly nasty earthquake is not breaking news. We’ve known this for a long time. But with the recent earthquake in late December (albeit of low magnitude) questions of preparedness and emergency planning are at the... Continue Reading