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Emily Kathen

Ottawa Life Contributor

Emily is a digital contributor for Ottawa Life Magazine and a fourth-year Communications and Business student at the University of Ottawa. With a passion for writing and research, she hopes to pursue a career in public relations after graduation. During her spare time, Emily can be found downward-dogging in the yoga studio, hitting the slopes at a local ski hill, or surfing the web for travel deals to satisfy her never-ending wanderlust. She is an unapologetic dog lover, a self-diagnosed coffee addict, and a sucker for anything chocolate.

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Deck the Halls! Merry and Marvellous Home Décor for the Holiday Season

Deck the Halls! Merry and Marvellous Home Décor for the Holiday Season

Welcome to Day 14 of the 25 Days of Ottawa Life Christmas Calendar. We’ll be updating with a new treat daily so be sure to keep checking under the OLM Tree to see what’s new. With Christmas just around the corner, shopping malls, hotel lobbies, and city streets are a whirlwind [...]

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A diploma won’t cut it: Why the government needs to support global education for Canada’s future

A diploma won’t cut it: Why the government needs to support global education for Canada’s future

Today’s university graduates have a tough job ahead of them. As the future leaders of Canada, students will need to utilize the skills they’ve acquired during their years at university to overcome the many significant and complex challenges Canada will face in the years to come. Luckily, [...]

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