S: 2010/11 RRU BCOM YearBook
FC: 2010/2011 Royal Roads University
2: Brad Schaal "so... the files are in the computer?" | Cheryl Fraser "All around the country, coast to coast, people always say 'what do you like most?' I don't want to brag, I don't want to boast... I always tell them, 'I like toast'" | Devin Rose "Men have been taught that the highest virtue is not to achieve, but to give. Yet one cannot give that which has not been created. Creation comes before distribution -- or there will be nothing to distribute."-Howard Roark | Alex Grandic "You must go after your wish. As soon as you start to pursue a dream, your life wakes up and everything has meaning."- Lane Sherman | Braden Donaldson "I was told that by going to Royal Roads University I would gain Sherlock Holmes like eduction skills, supermodel good looks and amazing lifelong friends. Although the first two are under speculation, the third is 100% true. Congrats everyone, The future is yours!" | Chris Stovell There's tall ships and there's small ships but the best ships are our friendships | Alana Robertson There is no passion to be found playing small - in settling for a life that is less than the one you are capable of living. - Nelson Mandela | Diana Claxton Blake-"Come here now!" "Na Na Na Na Na Na Na Tyson Flexing!"
3: David Lee If you want something bad enough, you will get it eventually. | Cameron Dybwad In attending RRU I have made friends that I hope to keep for the rest of my life. By meeting these people this has been the best year of my life. I can't thank my friends and family enough for all of their love and support through the years. | Carly Lockwood "Each second we live is a new and unique moment of the universe, a moment that will never be again." -Pablo Picasso | Corey Anderson Each new beginning is the result of another new beginnings end! Boom! | Amardeep Singh | Blake Douglas All my friends made, moving on but don't forget, I'm a call away | Dwight Goertzen | Ally Wickham Each friend represents a world in us, a world possibly not born until they arrive, and it is only by this meeting that a new world is born.
4: Emily Barz Anything worth having is worth working for. | Graeme Cathcart ItÂ’s not the quantity of friends you have, itÂ’s the quality. | Jennie Straughan "Never stop living out loud. Make your own boomboom" | Elliot Bicknell Float like a butterfly, sting like a bee!! | Jessica Gunn | Jonathon Lee "That makes about as much sense as a soup sandwich." | Jordan Eriksen Thanks to old friends, new friends, and family. I salute my fellow BCOMers to a job well done! Time flies like an arrow. Fruit flies like a banana. Groucho Marx | Eric Gerstenbuhler
5: Evan Thompson "...can I speak to the airplanes....but seriously its been a blast everyone, the greatest of luck ...it is always a pleasure to work with you all ....HAAZAAH" | Geoff Knight I'm far too introverted to provide an appropriate yearbook quote. | Jamin Mattu | Jesse Mullin | Joel Mryglod -Eggs -Milk -Spinach -Strawberries -Blueberries -Raspberries -Chicken breast -2 pounds of M&M's... I think I ate too many M&M's... | Justin Pruden Where to now? I'm only good at being young. | Erin Arndt | Karen Martin I know I look older, but do I look smarter?
6: Leo Sun If you dont like something change it. If you cannot change it, change your attitude! | Mona Sarghie Though it has only been one year, the memories will last a lifetime as will the friendships made. Thank you. I wish you all the best of success and a lot of happiness in your lives. | Leslie Li "We know what we are, but know not what may be.Â” | Matt Kohlen Do what you love and fuck everything else. | Mike Ansley In modern business it is not the crook who is to be feared most, it is the honest man who doesn't know what he is doing.I don't really know what he means, but this seemed applicable when I looked up William Wordsworth on google. | Kayt Wellman "You miss 100% of the shots you don't take."- Wayne Gretzky "The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams." -Eleanor Roosevelt | Laurel Thompson "We're here for a good time, Not a long time, So have a good time, The sun can't shine everyday" -Trooper | Lisa Bacchus This journey was by far the best decision of my life and I couldn't have shared it with better company. Love always xoxxo
7: Lauryn Kerr Dream as if you'll live forever. Live as if you'll die today. ~James Dean | Natalie Chu It's weird. You know the end of something great is coming, but you want to hold on just for one more second so it can hurt a little more. All good things must come to an end, but I wouldn't want it to end with any other people or be at any other place. Much love! xoxo | Lindsay Temple Life is not about waiting for the storms to pass, but learning how to dance in the rain. | Mathew Holland "A journey is best measured in friends rather than miles" ... Thanks everyone for making this such a good one. | Michael Anderson If life gives you lemons, just say fuck the lemons and bail. | Nayna Trehan Go confidently in the direction of your dreams! Live the life you've imagined. As you simplify your life, the laws of the universe will be simpler. -Henry David Thoreau | Linda Treiberg | Leanne Taneton "Nezo ?ahteh"
8: Rod Holt Tell me something GOOD!!! | Rahana Sarif "to try hard, is one step closer to succeeding" | Sean Mitchelmore When in doubt, add a SWOT. | Nuo Cao I already miss you guys! I had such a great time, and I feel so wonderful and lucky to get to know you guys. | Paul Kenno There are passengers who buy first-class tickets and there are others who are first-class passengers no matter how they fly | Ryan Hogg They say the light at the end of the tunnel is always brighter, however, its the journey on the way that makes it all worth it. Great year, with good friends best wishes to all for the future. | Sunny Purba Success is simple . Do what's right, the right way, at the right time | Taylor Hook The best revenge of all: Happiness. Nothing drives people crazier than seeing someone live a good fucking life.
9: Ryan Bechard You thirsty? Can I get you a schweppes? | Tony Tao Peacocks enjoy their old song. Learners begin their new lives Appreciate RRU's smile. | Timothy Watson Its been a fun year with all of you, but like I always say 'Another day Another Dollar'. Time to put Porter to work in the real world. Good luck to everyone and hope to see you down the road. | Patrick Bustard These pretzels are making me thirsty | Quixue Cao | Rodson Garcia Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate. Our deepest fear is that we are powerful beyond measure...We are all meant to shine as children do...as we let our own light shine, we unconsciously give other people permission to do the same. As we are liberated from our own fear, our presence automatically liberates others. | Stephen Van Heyst | Scott Burman
10: Tyson Longworth We may not have it all together, but together we have it all. | Zac Dalrymple Mazel tov! | Wes Kostaluk FacebookVision! It gives us the power to do what we want, when we want, because we will not take Â“NoÂ” for an answer! | The Bachelor of Commerce Class of 2010/11Charter As progressive thinkers with compassion and integrity, we will obtain the highest quality of learning by taking ownership of our actions. This will bring about the success and growth of each individual, the BCom community and RRU. With a supportive community building on our past experiences, successes and talents, we will generate achievements that are greater than individual efforts. As future graduates we will thrive as a community in a positive and respectful environment. By doing so we will build on the reputatuion of Royal Roads University and ensure our future success.
11: Most likely to Marry their RRU sweetheart. Mathew and Linda share this title with some famous couples such as: -Barack and Michelle Obama -David Letterman and Michelle Cook -William and Kate | Most likely to become a teacher at RRU Throughout the year Wes put others before himself. His patience, integrity and ability to explain tough subjects to other students, along with many other characteristics earned him this award. Thanks Wes! | Become priminister/famous/take over the world When Blake Douglas upgraded his gym bag to rolling luggage, his true potential became apparent. Blake is destined for great things, we wouldn't be surprised to see him on TMZ in the coming years. | Voted on by BCom Students
12: Trick or Treat! | HALLOWEEN
13: Fright Night
15: Least Likely to Succeed Famous actors like Robin Williams, Gene Hackman, and Dustin Hoffman were given this title. Although Joel isn't pursuing a career in acting he has been known to prove doubters wrong in the past. | "Naturally Drunk" Award They say a picture is worth a thousand words... Congrats Taylor! | Best at Almost Everything. What can you say about a guy who was "best at everything" Juggling two course loads and a new family at home, Steve is an inspiring example on how much one can do if they want it bad enough. | Voted on by BCom Students
17: In class we were given a problem. In Fernwood we found solutions. This dynamic and unique little community challenged our minds and expanded our creativity.
18: Twas the night after finals and all through the castle the students were celebrating, their hard work and hastle. | Q1 Castle Party
21: Random Shots from Class
22: Fighting Peacocks Sports
26: 24 Hour Relay/Volleyball Tourney
27: Beach VolleyBall
28: G o l f
29: After an exciting playoff run, the city of Vancouver riot in the streets after losing to Boston in game 7 | Apple becomes industry leader, which makes the future of RIM look Grim | After many years on the Run US catch and kill Bin Laden. The National Police Agency of Japan reports that as of April 25, 14,340 have died and 11,889 are still missing. | A Year in Review | Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper won a majority of seats in Parliament for the first time. MusicVideo song Baby Is one of the most viewed music videos ever in history.
30: Rubix Cube Party | Less complicated then a Rubix Cube and way more fun...
31: “Life may not be the party we hoped for, but while we're here we should dance.”
32: Whoop There it is! | Go Shorty its your Birthday | Boom Boom Boom let me hear you say Waayo!!
33: 1 lil 2 lil 3 Macarena | Show me how to dougie
34: Case Comp
35: Emotionally and mentally draining, and at times, physically as well. Case Comp did not define who I am, but rather defined what I am capable of as a professional and as an individual. Case Comp took commitment to another level, surprisingly, I would do it again! - Rodson ..
36: 12th annual Venture Challenge held by RRU to raise money for selected charities within the Victoria Community.
39: If you think you are too small to be effective, you have never been in bed with a mosquito. | Many awards and acknowledgments were handed out to RRU students.
41: Random Shots from Class
42: 420 Teams
44: House Boating | 15 RRU students ventured out into the midst of SProut lake to challenge the open seas, nature, multiple kegs and texas mickeys... The students won!
46: Camping | On lake Cowichan many RRU students came to play, set up tents and party the nights away.. Axes, smores, camp fires and more, these crazy kids were no bore...
48: BBQ | At the end of the school year a feast was prepared, the sun was bright and to much delight completion of our Bcom Degree was upon us. Speeches were given, standing ovations too. More great memories were made with the Bcom Crew.
51: This was an amazing year. Building this yearbook gave me extra perspective on how fortunate I am to be part of such an amazing group of people. You all have impacted my life in a positve way and for that I will be forever grateful. I do not know what the future holds for each of us, but I am confident that when we meet again we will be able to share a smile. Love you all, the world is a better place when you smile ;) (winky) Joel Mryglod