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...
Nov 25th, 2010
What the heck does “Asian flush" mean?
Nov 10th, 2010
Each Remembrance Day, I'm sure to put forth that there is significant importance in documenting the stories from those affected by war---from veterans and dodgers to widowers and pacifists. By...
Oct 27th, 2010
Lying on my back in a loft in Colorado last Christmas, I was in a foul mood. Across from me, my younger cousins were playing a card game. Occasionally, I'd open my eyes, but mostly I just silently...