Sunday, November 7, 2010

This week at Douglas: Hamlet with a twist, Christmas shopping, video game tourney and more!

Here’s what’s going on around campus November 8-12:

ongoing (until Nov 15)
This modern take on Hamlet is showing in the Studio Theatre at 7:30pm nightly. For more info and tickets, see the Arts Events page.

Wheelchair Basketball Family & Friends Night
Tues, Nov 9
Ever wanted to try wheelchair basketball? Here's your chance! Come out to the main gym at New West Campus from 7:30-9:30pm to take part in Wheelchair Basketball Family and Friends Night. Prizes to be won! Presented by Wheelchair Basketball BC and the Centre for Campus Life.

Christmas Marketplace
Tues, Nov 9 - Wed, Nov 10
Not trying to scare you, but – Christmas is now just over 6 weeks away! Get started on that shopping list and help support students in need at the Christmas Marketplace. More info in the Events Calendar.  

Call of Duty Modern Warfare: Black Ops Tournament
Wed, Nov 10
Come out and pwn some n00bs in the Concourse at New West on Wednesday.  For more info, check out or see the event on Facebook.

CGA Information Session
Wed, Nov 10
Interested in becoming a Certified General Accountant, but not sure where to start? The Douglas College Business Association is holding an information session on Wednesday. For more info and to register, go to the DCBA website.

Educational Technology Forum
Wed, Nov 10
What kind of technology do you need? Have your say in the development of Douglas’ technology plan at this College-wide forum on Wednesday. Get more information on the Educational Technology blog.

Remembrance Day
Thurs, Nov 11
Reminder that the College is closed for Remembrance Day. Don’t forget your moment of silence at 11 am!

The Rimers of Eldritch
Fri, Nov 12 (opening night) and ongoing
The dark and haunting play, written by Lanford Wilson in 1966, is set in a decaying town in the American Midwest and deals with themes of sex, death, judgment and hypocrisy. Runs Nov 12-19. For more info and tickets, see the Arts Events page.

Volleyball (vs. VIU)
Fri, Nov 12
Perennial powerhouse Vancouver Island University makes a visit to the Lions Den where the Royals will look to sink the Mariners. Women at 6pm, men at 8pm. Free for all staff and students!

See more upcoming events in the Douglas College Events Calendar. Want to get connected on campus? Check out the Douglas College page on Facebook!