Mar 10th, 2011
Libya has the largest oil reserves in all of Africa, says Hani Faris, adjunct professor of the UBC Department of Political Science and President of US-based Trans-Arab Research Institute.
Feb 8th, 2011
The way I speak is through my paint brush… How was I going to tell the truth if I painted every single one of those women who went missing and many murdered in a pretty light? …Why now do some people...
Feb 8th, 2011
Last night I spoke at a National Conference at SFU talking about 'The Forgotten” Project. There was so much hostility in the room by a group of women from the DTES [Downtown Eastside]…These women...
Jan 30th, 2011
To make a significant impact in our community, all it takes is one person to take action with a great idea.
Jan 25th, 2011
When Maclean's published "Too Asian?" students at UBC started talking and a number of professors used the article as a teachable moment. But as far as I know there was only one professor at UBC...
Jan 21st, 2011
Young Muslim poets show off their skills at I-SLAM, rhyming about everything from school to superheroes. Headlined by award-winning writer and poet Boonaa Mohammad.
Jan 13th, 2011
Over 200 upset condo residents have signed a petition to stop construction of a two-level 15-bed hospice at UBC, The Province reports. Construction for St. John's Hospice at the Northeast corner of...
Dec 14th, 2010
Burnaby Youth Custody Center Passion Project art project has a home.
Dec 2nd, 2010
In September 2010, I was one of ten UBC students from the Graduate School of Journalism chosen to be part of a unique class called International Reporting. The syllabus of the course is like no other...
Nov 27th, 2010
Two weeks ago, I wrote a commentary in response to Maclean’s “Too Asian?” Since then, many voices have chimed in from left, right, and centre to offer their two cents. Aside from a brief non-apology...