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U of C students skip last day festivities for charity

Tuesday marked Bermuda Shorts Day at the University of Calgary and thousands of students celebrated with alcohol and live bands, but some students have opted to give back to the community instead.
Some students donated time to charity instead of celebrating last day of classes at the U of C. 1:48

Tuesday marked Bermuda Shorts Day at the University of Calgary — the last day of classes — and thousands of students celebrated with alcohol and live bands.

But as CBC video journalist Terri Trembath tells us, some students have opted to give back to the community instead.

  • Watch the video above to find out more about ucalgarycares, a volunteer group started by the students' union.