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Women’s Basketball Head Coach Heads Into Tenth Year

Basketball coach kneels to instruct him team.

By: Orrin Farries The 2020-2021 ACAC season having been postponed has left a very different feeling in the air of the Ook’s gym. The usual smell of hard work and kicked up court dust has been replaced with the heady aroma of disinfectant. The...

Editorial: Sport’s Next Renaissance

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By Orrin Farries A period of downtime for sports following the declaration of COVID-19 as a worldwide pandemic opened the door for the next renaissance of the sporting world. Sports have always existed as not only a pleasant pastime to let off...

Facemasks And Shields: The New Reality Of On-Campus Labs

By Scott Zielsdorf Students finding themselves back on campus this semester will be walking into a very different school than the one they left last winter. NAIT has made it clear that safety during COVID-19 is one of the school’s primary...

Student Service Fair Goes Virtual

By Scott Zielsdorf This year, NAIT’s annual Student Service Fair is going virtual. The event serves as a means for students to connect with the services that support them on campus. Nicole Blomme, a career/employment liaison for Transition...

Summer Sports Size-Up

By Orrin Farries The summer of isolation is near over, and the machine chugs on with the rattle of a lawn-mower struggling to turn over. While the beginning of the pandemic shot an icy spike through the heart of professional sports...

Beauty Bits: Back To Virtual School On A Budget

By Caroline Smith Back to school has always been an excuse to spend money on all the cute items you've been eyeing at the mall. Unfortunately this year... things aren't quite the same. Is there a point in buying those front pleated trousers from...

Entertainment

Tarotscopes: The Wheel Of Fortune

The Wheel of Fortune is our theme of the month, a fitting symbol as it represents a return to a familiar place to apply new knowledge. Many of you are re-entering the world, yet you are not the same person. The Wheel also means divine timing,...

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September Ooks Life Events

By Breanne Brown Just because our Fall semester looks different doesn’t mean we can’t hang out with one another. NAITSA has us covered with a variety of different events both in person and online, and the best part of a digital event is you...

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Sports

Women’s Basketball Head Coach Heads Into Tenth Year

By: Orrin Farries The 2020-2021 ACAC season having been postponed has left a very different feeling in the air of the Ook’s gym. The usual smell of hard work and kicked up court dust has been replaced with the heady aroma of disinfectant. The...

Basketball coach kneels to instruct him team.

Editorial: Sport’s Next Renaissance

By Orrin Farries A period of downtime for sports following the declaration of COVID-19 as a worldwide pandemic opened the door for the next renaissance of the sporting world. Sports have always existed as not only a pleasant pastime to let off...

Female soccer players kicking soccer ball