The Art Institute of Vancouver has held a spring break camp for students interested in the artsy side of the world. For four days, Grade 11 and 12 students from all over Canada will experience what it's like to take a course at AiV.
Essays & Opinions
Your ideas and opinions on things that matter.
Famous playwright, William Shakespeare, said, "Truly, I would not hang a dog by my will, much more a man who hath any honesty in him." As his quote says, capital punishment has existed since the beginning of history, and there have been many "criminals" whom were executed in public; from Joan of
Lately, a trend to contribute to the preservation of our beautiful planet has taken over our way of life. People are changing their lifestyles to the "greener" side.
Many would think the obvious answer is to leave as soon as possible, but when is ‘possible'? Prime Minister Stephen Harper's Conservative government has plans to pull out the Canadian troops in 2009, in roughly 18 months. Does this have anything to do with the end of Bush's administration?
I used to hate my hair. I remember as a kid getting called names like ‘fuzzy’ or ‘frizz-ball’. The truth was, I did in fact have really long, dark, frizzy hair. Half of the day it looked static-y as random hairs would flare in weird directions.
Walking down the hallway between classes is like being stuck in rush hour traffic. There are masses of people everywhere you look. Some students look like they’ve just stepped off of the runway at a fashion show and others, like they’ve just rolled out of bed.
I can describe Twilight to you in just four simple words: Most Romantic Book Ever. I started reading this book after hearing many good reviews from people around me - including some scoops on main characters/lovers Edward and Bella.
British Columbia is not only the first province, but also the first area in all of North America to introduce a carbon tax. The main principle behind this tax is self-explanatory - putting a tax on the use/consumption of carbon.
Anyone who is anyone in the world of fashion makes sure they have a signature style, that “something special” that sets them apart. Even if you’re not living the lifestyle of the rich and famous, your clothes reflect your personality and your outlook on life. Why not make it unique?
It’s finally here, the final five months till graduation. I know what you’re thinking. Time to kick back, relax and take the final five in strides; after all, you’ve worked so hard for the last four and a half years, and you definitely deserve a break.