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Media Advisory: Mechanical engineering showcase

August 19, 2019 - 10:00 am • Media Centre • Camosun Staff

Media are invited to attend a technology showcase that displays the achievements of mechanical engineering students at Camosun College. 


Preparing for your first term at Camosun College

August 14, 2019 - 3:33 pm • Media Centre • Camosun Staff

Preparing for your first term at Camosun College

With back to school season on the horizon, Camosun College is preparing to open its doors to thousands of new and returning students. From Academic Advising to Counselling and much more, the college’s Student Affairs department is ready to help students succeed even before they first arrive on campus. 


Camosun Welcome Week & CamFest 2019 - September 3-5, 2019

August 2, 2019 - 1:32 pm • Media Centre • Camosun Staff

Camosun Welcome Week & CamFest 2019 - September 3-5, 2019

From September 3-5 the Camosun College family will be doing our best to welcome new and returning students to our campuses. We'll be out in full-force answering questions, providing directions, and handing out snacks and information to support you during your first days at Camosun.


Looking within: x-ray technology student, Kasi Schnablegger

July 30, 2019 - 9:27 am • Media Centre • Camosun Staff

Looking within: x-ray technology student, Kasi Schnablegger

Camosun student Kasi Schnablegger directs her passion for health care and the human body towards training for a career as an x-ray technologist.


All in a day's work: Camosun alumnus Phillip Yee

July 30, 2019 - 9:19 am • Media Centre • Camosun Staff

All in a day's work: Camosun alumnus Phillip Yee

On a daily basis, x-ray technologist Phillip Yee draws on the teamwork and communication skills that he learned at Camosun.


Camosun civil engineering instructor to present on Digital Earth solutions

July 29, 2019 - 9:11 am • Media Centre • Camosun Staff

Camosun civil engineering instructor to present on Digital Earth solutions

A Digital Earth that acts as a central nervous system for the surface of the entire planet is the focus of a presentation by Camosun College civil engineering instructor Perry Peterson to an international audience in Japan this week. Peterson, an instructor with the School of Trades and Technology at the college, is presenting his solutions for a Digital Earth to the International Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium in Yokohama, Japan.


Camosun offering new programs this fall in technology, and health

July 17, 2019 - 10:00 am • Media Centre • Camosun Staff

Camosun offering new programs this fall in technology, and health

Starting this September, Camosun is offering new and exciting programs that will equip students with the skills to succeed in the rapidly expanding technology and health care fields.


Tanya Clarmont appointed to Camosun College Board of Governors

July 17, 2019 - 8:46 am • Media Centre • Camosun Staff

Tanya Clarmont appointed to Camosun College Board of Governors

The Board of Governors at Camosun College is welcoming a new appointment. Tanya Clarmont is appointed as a new board member effective July 31, 2019 for a term ending July 31, 2020.


Camosun welcomes Justin Thiessen as new Head Coach of the Chargers Women’s Basketball

July 3, 2019 - 10:00 am • Media Centre • Camosun Chargers

Camosun welcomes Justin Thiessen as new Head Coach of the Chargers Women’s Basketball

July 2019 will mark several new starts for newly appointed Chargers Women’s Basketball Head Coach, Justin Thiessen, who will be tying the knot with his fiancé on the 20th and setting up residence in Victoria later this month.


Camosun congratulates long-time supporters Lynda and Murray Farmer on receiving the Order of British Columbia

June 28, 2019 - 8:32 am • Media Centre • Camosun Staff

Camosun congratulates long-time supporters Lynda and Murray Farmer on receiving the Order of British Columbia

Camosun is proud to congratulate long-time donors and friends of the college, Lynda and Murray Farmer, on receiving the Order of British Columbia today, Friday, June 28.


Chargers rally to help Canadian Armed Forces team prep for World Military Games

June 27, 2019 - 11:27 am • Media Centre • Camosun Chargers

Chargers rally to help Canadian Armed Forces team prep for World Military Games

The Camosun Chargers Men's Volleyball team had the great fortune to scrimmage with the Canadian Armed Forces team (CISM) as part of a training camp held in Victoria, June 22.


Camosun College begins discussions for potential film studio

June 26, 2019 - 9:18 am • Media Centre • Camosun Staff

Camosun College begins discussions for potential film studio

Camosun College has agreed to start exploratory discussions with the Lexi Development Group around the feasibility to build a film studio, a sound stage and educational facilities for students on the Interurban campus.


Camosun College Board elects new chair

June 17, 2019 - 10:08 am • Media Centre • Camosun Staff

Camosun College Board elects new chair

The Camosun College Board of Governors has elected Laylee Rohani as their new Chair. Rohani assumes the role from Ron Rice, effective Aug. 1, 2019.


Camosun celebrates its 2019 graduates and award recipients, June 19 & 20

June 14, 2019 - 9:38 am • Media Centre • Camosun Staff

Camosun celebrates its 2019 graduates and award recipients, June 19 & 20

Thousands of graduates and guests are expected to attend Camosun College’s 2019 Graduation over four ceremonies this Wednesday and Thursday, June 19 and 20 at the Pacific Institute for Sport Excellence, Camosun College, Interurban Campus.


Camosun hoops star Mia Roberts takes a giant swing at life on the east coast with the Acadia University Axewomen

June 14, 2019 - 9:15 am • Media Centre • Camosun Staff

Camosun hoops star Mia Roberts takes a giant swing at life on the east coast with the Acadia University Axewomen

Fresh off her third and final season with the Camosun College Chargers, women’s basketball forward Mia Roberts is back into the swing of things – training full-time, coaching part-time and preparing for university life on the east coast where she will suit up for the Acadia Axewomen (Wolfville, Nova Scotia), who finished sixth at the 2019 U Sports National Championships.


Camosun’s annual Fine Furniture student exhibition

June 13, 2019 - 8:54 am • Media Centre • Camosun Staff

Camosun’s annual Fine Furniture student exhibition

Fifteen students from Camosun College’s Fine Furniture program used the fundamentals learned in the first eight months of the program to design and build their signature chairs. The finished chairs are part of Willing and Maple: Seating in Western Maple at the Arts Centre at Cedar Hill Recreation Centre.


Camosun College hires new vice president of student experience

June 12, 2019 - 2:47 pm • Media Centre • Camosun Staff

Camosun College is pleased to announce the appointment of Heather Cummings as the new Vice President of Student Experience. 


Capstone Symposium showcases applied knowledge by Camosun students

June 12, 2019 - 9:35 am • Media Centre • Camosun Staff

Capstone Symposium showcases applied knowledge by Camosun students

Graduating students in Camosun College's Information and Computer Systems Technology program will showcase their final projects at the annual Capstone Symposium on June 17 in downtown Victoria. The capstone projects represent the culmination of two years of intensive study in systems design, programming, and implementation.


Hospitality program leader Stephen Scott helps to build partnerships in New Zealand

June 4, 2019 - 3:19 pm • Media Centre • Camosun Staff

Hospitality program leader Stephen Scott helps to build partnerships in New Zealand

Camosun Hospitality Management Program Leader Stephen Scott recently travelled to New Zealand for a month to lecture on small businesses in Canada, and blue ocean strategic thinking to students studying tourism and commerce at the Wellington Institute of Technology (WelTech).


Camosun College Foundation celebrates $100,000 gift from Victoria radiologists

June 4, 2019 - 8:37 am • Media Centre • Camosun Staff

Camosun College Foundation celebrates $100,000 gift from Victoria radiologists

The Camosun College Foundation has received a generous $100,000 gift from a group of medical specialists to support the Together for Health campaign. The donation from Victoria Radiology Consulting, Inc. (VRCI) will be directed towards lab space and x-ray equipment in The Alex & Jo Campbell Centre for Health and Wellness, currently under construction at Interurban campus.


Register for the Chargers Men's Volleyball Senior Boys' Fall Classic

May 23, 2019 - 3:34 pm • Media Centre • Camosun Staff

Register for the Chargers Men's Volleyball Senior Boys' Fall Classic

The Camosun Chargers are holding their annual Senior Boys' Fall Classic High School Tournament on September 20th and 21st. Register your team now! 


Camosun Innovates teams up with Clemson University and Anomura Housing Society

May 16, 2019 - 11:35 am • Media Centre • Camosun Staff

Camosun Innovates teams up with Clemson University and Anomura Housing Society

Fuelled by the pioneering sim(PLY) technology designed by Clemson University, Camosun Innovates is currently manufacturing a proof-of-concept housing structure at the college’s Interurban campus—the first step in an international post-secondary and community partnership that seeks to make this unique affordable housing solution widely available in BC’s capital region.


Women in Trades Coordinator wins Education Leadership Award

May 10, 2019 - 9:48 am • Media Centre • Camosun Staff

Women in Trades Coordinator wins Education Leadership Award

Camosun is proud to announce Sarah-Jayne Roe, Training Coordinator for Women in Trades Training at Camosun, has won the Education Leadership Award at the Vancouver Island Construction Association (VICA) Awards ceremony.  The award recognizes an individual who has volunteered a considerable amount of time in the role of advancement of education for the betterment of the construction industry.

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Caring in Community: Early Learning & Care alumni profile

May 6, 2019 - 4:31 pm • Media Centre • Camosun Staff

Caring in Community: Early Learning & Care alumni profile

Early learning and care alumni apply their Camosun education in community and make a difference, one child at a time.


Chargers volleyball student-athlete Graham Basi earns prestigious President's Cup

April 26, 2019 - 10:00 am • Media Centre • Camosun Chargers

Chargers volleyball student-athlete Graham Basi earns prestigious President's Cup

Student-athletes, coaches, College administrators and supporters gathered at the Centre for Trades, Education and Innovation on Thursday, April 25 to celebrate the achievements of the Camosun Chargers at the college’s milestone 25th Annual Athletic Awards Ceremony.


Camosun and United Way working together for community good

April 24, 2019 - 9:15 am • Media Centre • Camosun Staff

Camosun and United Way working together for community good

Camosun College alumna Alisha Dsouza is passionate about her community, her education and her charitable work. "I just love Camosun and United Way and living in Victoria," says the post-degree marketing graduate who came to Victoria from India three years ago to study at Camosun. "There are so many wonderful things in this community that connect to each other."


Camosun receives $250,000 gift to trades programs from Concert Properties

April 23, 2019 - 9:04 am • Media Centre • Camosun Staff

Camosun receives $250,000 gift to trades programs from Concert Properties

British Columbia’s rugged coast is dotted with communities that are isolated and removed from educational and career opportunities. A recent $250,000 gift from Concert Properties will make it possible for Camosun College to bring a “trades-on-the-go” program and Red Seal trades training to youth in these communities.


Health student profile: Colleen Leppky-Robertson

April 16, 2019 - 9:23 am • Media Centre • Camosun Staff

Health student profile: Colleen Leppky-Robertson

Community, Child and Family studies student Colleen Leppky-Robertson has excelled since starting at Camosun last year, overcoming initial hesitation about continuing her education. “I’d been a stay at home mum for 13 years, and I never ever thought I’d go back to school,” she says. “I really didn’t think I could.”


Measles exposure confirmed

April 10, 2019 - 11:28 am • Media Centre • Camosun Staff

We have recently been notified by Island Health that a Camosun Lansdowne student has a lab confirmed case of measles. The student is responding well to treatment.      

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Camosun Comic Arts Festival 2019

April 4, 2019 - 10:43 am • Media Centre • Camosun Staff

Camosun Comic Arts Festival 2019

The annual Camosun Comic Arts Festival (CCAF) is a celebration of the artistic and literary impact of comics and graphic novels created locally, nationally, and internationally. Conference attendees will hear, see, and experience the process of visual storytelling, and discuss the medium with the students, teachers, professional creators, publishers, and other fans.


Retired medical worker gives $100,000 to Camosun’s new health building campaign

April 3, 2019 - 12:52 pm • Media Centre • Camosun Staff

Retired medical worker gives $100,000 to Camosun’s new health building campaign

Joan Wilmshurst has spent much of her life looking through lenses; as a registered medical technologist she peered through a microscope all day, and in her spare time she enjoyed bird watching with binoculars.


Camosun to honour Songhees with prestigious Board of Governors Award for Innovation and Community Partnership

April 2, 2019 - 12:06 pm • Media Centre • Camosun Staff

Camosun to honour Songhees with prestigious Board of Governors Award for Innovation and Community Partnership

The Board of Governors of Camosun College is pleased to announce that the Songhees Nation is the recipient of the 2019 Award for Innovation and Community Partnership. The award will be presented during a ceremony on Thursday, April 4 from 6:30 to 8:30pm in the Farmer Family Student Commons (Atrium) of the Centre for Trades Education and Innovation (CTEI) at Interurban campus. Learn more


Vara Hagreen: Applied learning provides "more tools in your toolbox"

March 27, 2019 - 10:47 am • Media Centre • Camosun Staff

As Camosun’s new Alex & Jo Campbell Centre for Health and Wellness takes shape at Interurban, long-time continuing care and practical nursing instructor Vara Hagreen reflects on the changes in the health field over the past decade and looks ahead to an exciting new chapter of health and human services education at Camosun.


Learn more about working and studying abroad

March 25, 2019 - 2:16 pm • Media Centre • Camosun Staff

Learn more about working and studying abroad

Camosun College’s Study Abroad Office invites students and staff aged 18 to 35 years old to a work and student abroad information session hosted by International Experience Canada, this Wednesday, March 27 from 10:30am–noon in the Alan Batey Library & Learning Commons (LLC) 151, Lansdowne Campus.


Camosun’s Interdisciplinary Day of Learning highlights collaboration among healthcare students and professionals

March 19, 2019 - 9:19 am • Media Centre • Camosun Staff

Camosun’s Interdisciplinary Day of Learning highlights collaboration among healthcare students and professionals

Camosun’s third annual Interdisciplinary Day of Learning (IDOL) brought together nearly 170 attendees from diverse disciplines to discuss the impact of and brainstorm solutions to the overdose crisis.


Celebrating women in technology on International Women’s Day 2019

March 8, 2019 - 8:28 am • Media Centre • Camosun Staff

Celebrating women in technology on International Women’s Day 2019

When Camosun alumna Shannon Foster found herself alone in a new community, she responded by building a network and connecting other women who work in technology.


Camosun College hosts annual Skills Canada event for South Island students

March 7, 2019 - 12:35 pm • Media Centre • Camosun Staff

Camosun College hosts annual Skills Canada event for South Island students

Camosun’s Interurban campus will be abuzz with activity on Friday, March 8 as more than 1,500 local middle and secondary school students converge for a one-day competition and exploration event coordinated by the South Island Partnership and Camosun’s School of Trades and Technology.


Camosun Chargers women’s basketball team brings home PACWEST bronze

March 4, 2019 - 12:59 pm • Media Centre • Camosun Chargers

Camosun Chargers women’s basketball team brings home PACWEST bronze

The Camosun Chargers endured a huge Falcons push to come away from the 2018-19 PACWEST Women’s Basketball Championship with a medal for the second year in a row, winning their first-ever bronze.


Chargers men’s basketball team captures bronze at at 2019 PACWEST Provincial Championships

March 4, 2019 - 12:58 pm • Media Centre • Camosun Chargers

Chargers men’s basketball team captures bronze at at 2019 PACWEST Provincial Championships

Another miraculous fourth-quarter comeback from the Camosun Chargers gave them their first PACWEST medal in three years as they took down the Capilano Blues.


Camosun career fair breaks attendance record; employers hire students on the spot

March 4, 2019 - 12:28 pm • Media Centre • Camosun Staff

Camosun career fair breaks attendance record; employers hire students on the spot

Over 1500 people attended Camosun’s recent trades career fair at Interurban campus, breaking the attendance record from last year.


Camosun invites nominations for 2019 distinguished and promising alumni awards

March 4, 2019 - 12:00 pm • Media Centre • Camosun Staff

Camosun invites nominations for 2019 distinguished and promising alumni awards

Camosun alumni are role models and life-long learners who build, shape, and lead wherever they go. With over 60,000 alumni in Camosun's network, the individual and collective impact of our alumni is vast. The chances are good a Camosun alumnus has touched your life in a positive way.


South Island Prosperity Project and Camosun College collaborate to improve transportation for First Nations on Southern Vancouver Island

February 28, 2019 - 4:36 pm • Media Centre • Camosun Staff

South Island Prosperity Project and Camosun College collaborate to improve transportation for First Nations on Southern Vancouver Island

Victoria, BC — The South Island Prosperity Project (SIPP) has teamed up with Camosun College to create and deliver new transportation options for First Nations communities on Southern Vancouver Island.

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Student Innovation Challenge wrap up

February 28, 2019 - 11:32 am • Media Centre • Camosun Staff

Student Innovation Challenge wrap up

On Wednesday night eight teams competed for a total of $7000 in prize money in the first Student Innovation Challenge, pitching the ideas they’ve worked on for the past four months. The winning team presented “The Chargers Podcast”, a weekly, accessible and relevant source of information created by students, for students. The team, made up of Alana Marks, Alec Page, Landon Lapensee, and Taylor Graves, went home with $1000 each. 

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Lighting up lives: Shannon Smith, Practical Nursing student

February 27, 2019 - 10:27 am • Media Centre • Camosun Staff

Lighting up lives: Shannon Smith, Practical Nursing student

Shannon Smith is a first year Practical Nursing student with a warm presence and a soft smile that lights up her face. She started Camosun’s Practical Nursing diploma program in September 2018, after completing the Indigenous Health Care Assistant (IHCA) certification last year and working in the field for six months. She continues to work part time as a health care assistant (HCA) while she takes classes at Camosun.


Chargers focused on PACWEST men’s basketball championship foray

February 26, 2019 - 3:47 pm • Media Centre • Camosun Chargers

Chargers focused on PACWEST men’s basketball championship foray

While defeating the conference’s No. 1 VIU Mariners on February 15 gave Camosun basketball fans all they could have wanted in a home game season finale, the Chargers men are taking a humble approach to their thrilling 97-68 victory over their Island rivals while keeping focused on their next foray – the PACWEST Provincial Championships, February 28 – March 2.


Defending PACWEST silver medalist Chargers women’s basketball team makes 2019 run for gold

February 26, 2019 - 1:23 pm • Media Centre • Camosun Chargers

Defending PACWEST silver medalist Chargers women’s basketball team makes 2019 run for gold

With another winning season under their belt and a third-place playoff seeding, the Camosun Chargers Women’s Basketball team will make their 2019 run for gold this week at the PACWEST Provincial Basketball Championships, February 28 – March 2, hosted by Douglas College in New Westminster.


Celebrating BC Colleges Day, February 26

February 26, 2019 - 12:31 pm • Media Centre • Ministry of Advanced Education, Skills and Training

Camosun College is proud to join BC’s 10 other colleges to celebrate the annual BC Colleges Day, at the Provincial Legislature in Victoria, February 26.


Camosun students fundraise for exciting new Songhees partnership

February 26, 2019 - 9:49 am • Media Centre • Camosun Staff

Camosun students fundraise for exciting new Songhees partnership

With the success of last year’s event to build on, Camosun students in Culinary Arts, Anthropology and Hospitality Management are preparing to host the second annual Cooking for Reconciliation dinner at the Songhees Welcome Centre on Friday, March 29, 2019.


2019 PACWEST Volleyball Awards

February 21, 2019 - 9:44 am • Media Centre • Camosun Chargers

2019 PACWEST Volleyball Awards

The Chargers would like to congratulate this year’s PACWEST award winners! Find the complete list of recipients.


Camosun Chargers men’s volleyball team begins their PACWEST Drive for Five

February 19, 2019 - 3:57 pm • Media Centre • Camosun Staff

Camosun Chargers men’s volleyball team begins their PACWEST Drive for Five

Entering this week’s PACWEST Men’s Volleyball Provincial Championship as the #2 seeded team, the four-time reigning champion Chargers will begin their Drive for Five on Friday, in the semifinal round of the playoffs.


Camosun Chargers women’s volleyball team goes for gold

February 19, 2019 - 2:00 pm • Media Centre • Camosun Chargers

Camosun Chargers women’s volleyball team goes for gold

Following a stellar regular season which ended on Saturday with a thrilling victory over the nation’s No. 1 VIU Mariners, the Camosun Chargers women’s volleyball team is on their way to Cranbrook, where they will compete for PACWEST gold.


Student profile: Megan Niles, Mental Health and Addictions cerificate program

February 19, 2019 - 12:31 pm • Media Centre • Camosun Staff

Student profile: Megan Niles, Mental Health and Addictions cerificate program

Megan Niles first completed her Health Care Assistant certificate at Camosun in 2015 and returned last September to study in the Mental Health and Addictions program.


Chargers alum, Elion Wong, follows up four-year playing career with freshman coaching position

February 14, 2019 - 11:41 am • Media Centre • Camosun Chargers

Chargers alum, Elion Wong, follows up four-year playing career with freshman coaching position

Chargers Men’s Volleyball Assistant Coach, Elion Wong, has called Camosun his second home for the past five years. After graduating from Oak Bay High and playing his post-secondary rookie season with the Capilano University Blues in North Vancouver, Elion made the move back to Victoria and signed up with the Chargers in Fall 2014.


Chargers alum, Greg Wallis, on his full court press to success Media Release

February 14, 2019 - 11:33 am • Media Centre • Camosun Chargers

Chargers alum, Greg Wallis, on his full court press to success  Media Release

Well-known for his highly successful career as a varsity athlete, Chargers Hall of Fame inductee, Greg Wallis, has been an inspiration for up and coming players looking to make it to the big leagues.


Chargers Assistant Coach Courtenay Lowther on balancing kids, career and coaching

February 14, 2019 - 11:15 am • Media Centre • Camosun Chargers

Chargers Assistant Coach Courtenay Lowther on balancing kids, career and coaching

Assistant coach Courtenay Lowther (nee Parks) has been around Camosun and the Chargers women's basketball program longer than most of the players on the squad have been alive. Over the past two decades, Courtenay has been involved with the Chargers, first as an athlete (1998-99 and 2002-2004) and then as a coach, where she has become a staple on the bench (off and on) since 2006.


Coach Hall mixes hard work with teamwork as recipe for success

February 14, 2019 - 10:57 am • Media Centre • Camosun Chargers

Coach Hall mixes hard work with teamwork as recipe for success

Chargers women’s volleyball Head Coach Brent Hall credits hard work, physical and mental well-roundedness and strong team bonds for his team’s big turn around this season.


Father-son coaching duo exemplifies love of the game

February 14, 2019 - 10:40 am • Media Centre • Camosun Chargers

Father-son coaching duo exemplifies love of the game

Andy Inglis cannot remember a time when he didn’t play volleyball. Thanks to his father, Gord, Andy was taught to bump, set and spike from the moment he could sit up. This father-son/coach-athlete relationship has continued throughout Andy’s life and came full circle when he joined his father on the Chargers men’s volleyball coaching staff in 2014, following his fifth and final year as a student-athlete.


Chargers celebrate 25th Anniversary with weekend of fun and freebies

February 1, 2019 - 3:41 pm • Media Centre • Camosun Chargers

Chargers celebrate 25th Anniversary with weekend of fun and freebies

The Camosun Chargers invite one and all to celebrate the program’s 25th Anniversary at the Chargers’ final home games of the season as they take on Island rivals, the VIU Mariners on February 15 and 16 at the Pacific Institute for Sport Excellence.


Chargers invite fans to Make Some Noise for Mental Health

January 29, 2019 - 8:48 am • Media Centre • Camosun Chargers

Chargers invite fans to Make Some Noise for Mental Health

The Camosun College Athletics department invites students, employees and fans to attend their Chargers basketball games on Friday, February 1 to cheer on the teams and make a whole lot of noise in the nation-wide campaign to break the stigma surrounding mental health!


Working and caring together: alumna Janette Poulin

January 25, 2019 - 12:23 pm • Media Centre • Camosun Staff

Working and caring together: alumna Janette Poulin

Janette Poulin always knew she loved caring for people and being around elderly people. She grew up knowing all four of her grandparents and half of her great grandparents. She was especially close to her maternal grandparents who lived in Metchosin, a rural community just outside of Victoria, B.C.


Art & Function: Camosun team to design espresso machine of the future

January 25, 2019 - 9:10 am • Media Centre • Camosun Staff

Stripped bare of its exterior panels to reveal gleaming copper valves, tangled wires and a stainless steel boiler, Camosun Innovates’ vintage espresso machine is the perfect candidate for a future-focussed makeover.


Camosun Chargers men’s volleyball player producing records both on and off the court

January 23, 2019 - 11:02 am • Media Centre • Camosun Chargers

Camosun Chargers men’s volleyball player producing records both on and off the court

Sitting at #2 in the PACWEST standings, the four-time defending champion Camosun Chargers Men’s Volleyball team is preparing for a shot at capturing their fifth consecutive title at the 2019 Provincial Championships, February 21-23 in Cranbrook.


Camosun hoopster Matt Gray bounces back to stay a cut above the rest

January 17, 2019 - 11:36 am • Media Centre • Camosun Chargers

Camosun hoopster Matt Gray bounces back to stay a cut above the rest

Today, third-year Camosun College Charger Matthew Gray is one of the leading athletes in the PACWEST conference. The 6’0” University Transfer student has been ranked Top 5 in assists throughout the majority of the season thus far, and is described by Camosun Men’s Basketball Head Coach, Scot Cuachon, as the team’s “floor general and decision maker.”


Camosun men’s basketball team collects third consecutive split in weekend thriller

January 10, 2019 - 8:48 am • Media Centre • Camosun Chargers

Camosun men’s basketball team collects third consecutive split in weekend thriller

Following four weeks of competition, the Camosun Chargers Men’s Basketball team closed their 2019 PACWEST calendar openers with their third consecutive split after executing two thrilling see-saw battles against the Langara College Falcons in Vancouver. Both games were as tight as they get, with the first contest ending in overtime, as the two teams traded points right up until the final frames.


Chargers men’s volleyball team rallies forward following rough opening weekend

January 10, 2019 - 8:48 am • Media Centre • Camosun Chargers

Chargers men’s volleyball team rallies forward following rough opening weekend

It was a rough opening weekend for the Camosun Chargers Men’s Volleyball team who fell in back-to-back five-set battles against the Douglas College Royals in New Westminster.


Mika Yamada leads Chargers women’s volleyball team to a weekend split against #2 ranked Douglas Royals

January 9, 2019 - 10:53 am • Media Centre • Camosun Chargers

Mika Yamada leads Chargers women’s volleyball team to a weekend split against #2 ranked Douglas Royals

After closing the first half of the season with a hard fought weekend series against the nation’s #1 team VIU Mariners, the Camosun Chargers Women’s Volleyball team began the New Year facing the #2 nationally ranked Douglas College Royals in their 2019 openers on the January 4-5 weekend in New Westminster.


Chargers earn back-to-back wins and Top 10 CCAA national ranking with help from veteran players Tessa Lannon-Paakspuu and Kathryn Candell

January 9, 2019 - 9:00 am • Media Centre • Camosun Chargers

Chargers earn back-to-back wins and Top 10 CCAA national ranking with help from veteran players Tessa Lannon-Paakspuu and Kathryn Candell

Led by veteran players Tessa Lannon-Paakspuu and Kathryn Candell, the Camosun Chargers Women’s Basketball team exploded into the New Year this past weekend with back-to-back wins over the Langara College Falcons in Vancouver. The Chargers fired up their fourth consecutive victory and sit third in the PACWEST conference standings with a record of 5-3. Over the past four weeks of competition, Camosun has risen to a #10 national ranking in the Canadian Collegiate Athletic Association.


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