• Capturing Calgary

    Cara Klassen moved to Calgary five years ago, after going to school at the University of Saskatchewan.  Having grown up in the small town of High River, Calgary has always been a familiar city to her, but has never […]

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  • Community Hubs: Place, Spaces & Programs

    Véronique Pelletier is passionate about cities and the great outdoors. As a planner, she understands the ecological, social, and economic impacts of urban form. She believes that municipal policies go a long way in making communities a better place […]

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  • Capturing Calgary: Settlement agencies supporting new immigrants

    Kim Tran is a born and raised Calgarian. She has a passion for volunteering and learning more about her city and how she can make it a better place. An agency tour at Calgary Immigrant Women’s Association with Gen […]

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  • A picture is worth more than a thousand words…

    100 Cameras is a social enterprise dedicated to integrating artistic education and community development, kind of like Gen Next Calgary’s Urban Exposure Project. Underprivileged kids across the globe are taught photojournalism skills, take photos, and have their stories turned […]

    2 years ago, by
  • Sushi Rolling and Social Issues

    It’s not often you share a table and a dipping bowl with twelve strangers, but at Bold Conversations at Goro + Gun on June 7, that’s exactly what happened. The event was a sushi rolling and social issues chat […]

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