Michelle Pham Feed http://www.vancouverobserver.com/contributor_content/4707 en TOPSHOP Unique and Ryan Lo at London Fashion Week http://www.vancouverobserver.com/culture/fashion/topshop-unique-and-ryan-lo-london-fashion-week Topshop brings high-street fashion into couture-worthy pieces on the catwalk during London Fashion Week.<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/culture/fashion/topshop-unique-and-ryan-lo-london-fashion-week" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Fashion Beauty fashion lfw london london fashion week models ryan lo show street style style style finder Tate Modern topshop Tue, 18 Feb 2014 10:08:00 +0000 Michelle Pham 17955 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Tom Ford impresses at London Fashion Week show http://www.vancouverobserver.com/news/tom-ford-impresses-london-fashion-week-show Tom Ford has been a major headliner in pop culture thanks to Jay Z's popular song, "Tom Ford." It comes as no surprise that the style veterans and fashion enthusiasts of London Fashion Week have...<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/news/tom-ford-impresses-london-fashion-week-show" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News fashion Tue, 18 Feb 2014 09:59:00 +0000 Michelle Pham 17975 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Style on the street at London Fashion Week http://www.vancouverobserver.com/news/style-street-london-fashion-week London Fashion Week is bringing eye-catching styles and bold outfits from the most style-savvy bloggers, stylists, and designers from around the world. <p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/news/style-street-london-fashion-week" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News fashion Mon, 17 Feb 2014 15:28:00 +0000 Michelle Pham 17953 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Wrestler Carol Huynh brought home Olympic bronze. Was it good enough? http://www.vancouverobserver.com/olympics/wrestler-carol-huynh-brought-home-olympic-bronze-was-it-good-enough Four years ago in Beijing, BC native Carol Huynh catapulted to success when she made history with Canada's first gold medal in women's wrestling and the first Canadian gold of the games. During the...<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/olympics/wrestler-carol-huynh-brought-home-olympic-bronze-was-it-good-enough" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Olympics 2012 London Olympics BC Olympics athletes Canadian Olympic wrestlers Carol Huynh bronze medalist Hazelton BC Carol Huynh London 2012 Olympic medalist Carol Huynh Olympics Carol Huynh Tue, 04 Sep 2012 09:02:00 +0000 Michelle Pham 12617 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Live at Squamish eclectic and folk-inclusive http://www.vancouverobserver.com/culture/music/live-squamish-eclectic-and-folk-inclusive Live at Squamish, a three-day event hosted from August 24-26, was a superb combination of two great elements: music and the outdoors. This year's festival procured a distinctly Canadian line-up with...<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/culture/music/live-squamish-eclectic-and-folk-inclusive" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Music Chromeo city and colours live at squamish mother mother Music music festival Squamish the tragically hip Tue, 28 Aug 2012 06:06:00 +0000 Aaron Yeung 12610 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Mother's Day tribute to a brilliant immigrant mom http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/feminista/2012/05/13/mothers-day-tribute-brilliant-immigrant-mom Michelle Pham paints the portrait of her mother, a fiercely intelligent woman (fluent in Russian, Chinese and English) who escaped Vietnam for a better life. <p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/feminista/2012/05/13/mothers-day-tribute-brilliant-immigrant-mom" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Feminista Life boat people canadian immigrant communist Vietnam ESL class Michelle Pham Toronto Star Vietnam War Vietnamese Canadian Mon, 14 May 2012 03:12:00 +0000 Michelle Pham 11700 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Vancouver riot student-led forum this weekend http://www.vancouverobserver.com/city/2011/07/08/vancouver-riot-student-led-forum-weekend In the wake of the Vancouver riot, a committee of secondary students seeks to answer the question: What can we do to prevent another night like that?<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/city/2011/07/08/vancouver-riot-student-led-forum-weekend" target="_blank">read more</a></p> City Sat, 09 Jul 2011 06:43:00 +0000 Michelle Pham 7933 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Winnipeg Jet Zachary Yuen, first Chinese-Canadian defenseman drafted to NHL http://www.vancouverobserver.com/sports/2011/07/08/winnipeg-jets-Zachary-Yuen Zachary Yuen, selected 119th overall by the Winnipeg Jets in last months NHL Entry Draft, is the first ever Chinese defensemen to be drafted.<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/sports/2011/07/08/winnipeg-jets-Zachary-Yuen" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Sports atlanta thrashers NHL Entry Draft Winnipeg Jets Fri, 08 Jul 2011 22:15:00 +0000 Michelle Pham 7928 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Data on the rise of women http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/genderfiles/2011/04/12/data-rise-women No matter how amazing a woman is, she won’t be respected by her own sex unless she’s loved by a member of the opposite one. Women are petty this way. Is this true? Despite the suffragette movement,...<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/genderfiles/2011/04/12/data-rise-women" target="_blank">read more</a></p> The Gender Files Commentary World Hana Rosin Maureen Ciarniello success of women Wed, 13 Apr 2011 10:00:00 +0000 Michelle Pham 6902 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Fighting crime, 140 characters at a time http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/policeblotter/2010/12/10/fighting-crime-140-characters-time Fighting crime turned a sharp curve as the Vancouver Police Department posted every call they received on Thursday, in a plan that is meant to promote social networking while increasing crime...<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/policeblotter/2010/12/10/fighting-crime-140-characters-time" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Police Blotter Crime crime police Social Media social networking Twitter Sat, 11 Dec 2010 00:31:00 +0000 Michelle Pham 5732 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com