#FlashbackFriday, Rock Band style

Rock Band club, new to Algonquin this semester, brings back the popular video game from a few years ago to students who want to spend their Friday nights rocking out.

DJ-free Karoake draws large crowd to The Observatory

The Observatory lounge pulsated with rock and roll as part of the college’s Live Band Rockstar Karaoke event.

Play on, Algonquin

  The We Got Game video game tournament, hosted by the Students’ Association, offered a full day of fun for students on Feb. 3 in the Student Commons.

Algonquin’s ultimate Street Fighter

I never stood a chance. As I write this, I was just utterly annihilated in an Ultra Street Fighter IV match against one of Canada’s premier Street Fighter players at the biggest tournament the competitive gaming club at Algonquin has ever held: the multi-game Super Gonq Battles...

22 Minutes cracks up Algonquin

“And now we do the whole thing in French.” This was the recurring joke of the night by Mark Critch, who ended the live anniversary episode of This Hour Has 22 Minutes at Algonquin Feb. 5 with an uncanny impression of John Baird. Baird resigned only a couple of days before the...
Posted On 11 Feb 2015

DJ-free karaoke draws large crowd to The Observatory

  The Observatory lounge pulsated with rock and roll as part of the college’s Live Band Rockstar Karaoke event.

Rapping in high heels: theatre students give classic play a modern facelift

Just in time for Valentine’s Day comes a play filled with lying, jealousy and flying canapés. Second-year theatre arts students present The School For Lies from Feb. 11 to 15, a comedy about people who lie to save their social status. Sasha Laing plays Célimene, a rich widow who...

Morgan Spurlock to visit Algonquin

The Algonquin Students’ Association will host an American documentarist best known for his 2004 documentary, Super Size Me on Feb. 10.

Monsters on campus

Monsters of Schlock break Guinness World Record as they bring their show to The Ob   The Monsters of Schlock which consists of performing brothers, The Great Orbax and Sweet Pepper Klopek, brought their extreme circus sideshow comedy magic extravaganza to The Observatory the...

Documentary on climate change is just the tip of the iceberg

The fourth installment of a nine-part documentary series, Years of Living Dangerously, played in the AC Hub on Jan. 20 to promote awareness and educate students on the global issue of climate change. Years of Living Dangerously is a docu-series focusing on the effects of climate...