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Maria Alejandra

Features Writer

María A. Gamboa is an Internationalist with experience in business sector such as foreign trade, business lobbying, intercultural business and public relations
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Out & About: September 22-28, 2017

Out & About: September 22-28, 2017

Ottawa International Animation Festival • September 20-24 Every September, the Ottawa International Animation Festival presents the world’s most cutting-edge, quirky and important animation — and transforms Ottawa into the centre of the animation universe. Buy a pass for all five [...]

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ImagiNation: An inclusive Canada for all!

ImagiNation: An inclusive Canada for all!

Photos by Scott Grant - Canadian Paralympic Committee On Monday, September 18, at the Rideau Club, took place the launch of the ambitious fundraising campaign called ImagiNation. This campaign imagines a nation where sport is accessible to all and where all Canadians with a disability have the chance [...]

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Let's talk about our inherited trauma with Dr. Gita

Let's talk about our inherited trauma with Dr. Gita

The Inheritors • Moving forward from Generational Trauma By Gita Arian Baack. Ph.D. 223 Pages • ISBN 978-1-63152-222-2 “Until a person has the opportunity to tell his or her story, one can never be completely whole. This book guides inheritors through a journey of self-discovery [...]

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Out & About: September 15-21 2017

Out & About: September 15-21 2017

Richmond Fair at Bytown, Bell Corners, and Richmond, September 14-17 The Richmond Fair is unique in that it is by far the largest spectator event held annually within the surrounding community. It promotes agricultural awareness within the City of Ottawa, a city with the largest agricultural land [...]

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The Legacy of Louise Penny and Her #1 Fan

The Legacy of Louise Penny and Her #1 Fan

Feature photo curtsey of Nycole Veilleux Louise Penny is writer and journalist but she is also much more than that. “She is passionate, generous and has a human warmth that makes you fall in love with her.” These are the words of Nycole Veilleux when I asked her to describe Louise. Worth [...]

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Book Review: Historical Atlas of Canada

Book Review: Historical Atlas of Canada

Book Review: Historical Atlas of Canada Historical Atlas of Canada • Canada´s History Illustrated with Original Maps By Dereck Hayes 272 pages • ISBN 978-1-77162-079-6 The Historical Atlas of Canada covers a period of a thousand years and contains essentially all the historically [...]

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Lansdowne Welcomes Bulgaria this Weekend

Lansdowne Welcomes Bulgaria this Weekend

Located in Eastern Europe, Bulgaria borders Turkey, Greece, Republic of Macedonia, Serbia and Romania. It is considered as one of the countries that connect Europe and Asia, along with Turkey. While it could also be thought that it is a country with low levels of development compared to the rest of Europe, [...]

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Out & About: September 8-14, 2017

Out & About: September 8-14, 2017

Ta Da! Festival at Wakefield Quebec, September 8-10 The fifth annual Ta Da! Festival has burgeoned into a real “Gem Session”, combining theatre, dance and music as well as visual community arts. Sometimes serious, at other times whimsical, funny, gripping and thought provoking, Ta [...]

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Book Review: Inuit Modern: Art from the Samuel and Esther Sarick Collection

Book Review:  Inuit Modern: Art from the Samuel and Esther Sarick Collection

Inuit Modern • Art from the Samuel and Esther Sarick Collection By Gerald McMaster 256 pages • ISBN 978-1-55365-778-1 In response to a rapidly changing Arctic environment, Inuit have had to cope with the transition from a traditional lifestyle to the disturbing realities of globalization [...]

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Out & About: September 1-7, 2017

Out & About: September 1-7, 2017

The Minimalists: Less Is Now Tour at the Algonquin Commons Theatre, September 1 Live Nation presents The Minimalists live at the Algonquin Commons Theatre on Friday, September 1st, 2017. Join the Minimalists for the second leg of their 2017 Less Is Now Tour, for a night of less. They will present [...]

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