Analise Saavedra

Analise Saavedra

Analise Saavedra is an International Studies major in her final year at Trinity Western University. When she isn't writing and studying, she loves to take photos, play soccer, hike, and travel.

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The 2022 World Cup could have a significant impact on the future of football

The 2022 World Cup could have a significant impact on the future of football

The eruption of cheers down streets and the wave of flags of all colours are reminders of why football is called ‘the beautiful game.’ In a world divided by cultural and geographical barriers, football is the language that unites all corners of the globe. Where words lack, football is there [...]

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In-person and online: Don’t miss the European Union Film Festival!

In-person and online: Don’t miss the European Union Film Festival!

From heartwarming to heart-wrenching, this year’s 37th European Film Festival (EUFF) has a story for everyone. The EUFF brings the best of contemporary filmmaking from the EU to Ottawa. After two years of online showcases, the Canadian Film Institute (CFI) is thrilled to announce the return of [...]

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Changing your skin and the world with SkinCeuticals

Changing your skin and the world with SkinCeuticals

The best skincare does not just make your skin glow but does so ethically and sustainably. With its newly launched Phyto A+ Brightening Treatment, SkinCeuticals is ready to transform your skin and better the world. The Phyto A+ Brightening Treatment is a lightweight moisturizer with a gel-cream texture [...]

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6 Chinese National Parks you can’t afford to miss

6 Chinese National Parks you can’t afford to miss

ABOVE: The Great Wall in Beijing Great Wall National Park. (PHOTO: The Global Alliance of National Parks) Canada is known for its vast and unforgettable landscapes. From the breathtaking mountains of British Columbia to the bright colors of the Cape Breton Highlands, Canada has something to offer [...]

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YouTube sensation Kassandra Reinhardt teaches yoga with integrity

YouTube sensation Kassandra Reinhardt teaches yoga with integrity

Ottawa native Kassandra Reinhardt walked into her first yoga class at the age of 18, completely unaware of what this potential hobby would mean for her future. Kassandra's story is not one of immediate career realization but rather of opening her hands to opportunities that led to the discovery of [...]

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The Enriched Bread Artists (EBA) is celebrating three decades of creativity and you’re invited!

The Enriched Bread Artists (EBA) is celebrating three decades of creativity and you’re invited!

Since 1992, EBA has been dedicated to cultivating creativity throughout Ottawa. Located in the historic Standard Bread Building, the Latin phrase “Audaces Fortuna Juvat” or “Fortune Favors the Bold” is written on its plaque, and like the building’s former tenant EBA believes [...]

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Don’t miss out on this opportunity to empower Ottawa’s youth!

Don’t miss out on this opportunity to empower Ottawa’s youth!

What do you think of when you remember your childhood? Those who are lucky reminisce on the blissful curiosity of youth which bears a variety of endless hobbies, dreams, opportunities and possibilities. However, for the 17 percent of youth in Ontario living below the poverty line, this is not the case. [...]

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Embrace the fall season with pumpkin-flavoured treats!

Embrace the fall season with pumpkin-flavoured treats!

ABOVE: A Pumpkin Fog doughnut from Ottawa's Susie Q Doughnuts. (PHOTO: Analise Saavedra) Fall is, without a doubt, one of the most exciting seasons. From bright leaves to warm drinks, Ottawa has no shortage of fall festivities. However, the season is not complete without the typical pumpkin [...]

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Grief and a mother’s cookbook: Ottawa’s inspiring contestants on The Great Canadian Baking Show.

Grief and a mother’s cookbook: Ottawa’s inspiring contestants on The Great Canadian Baking Show.

By Analise Saavedra Ottawa is full of hidden talent which can manifest itself at any moment. CBC’s The Great Canadian Baking Show Season 6 showcases two of Ottawa’s phenomenal individuals who encapsulate the importance of saying yes to new opportunities and overcoming adversity. [...]

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How Parliament’s roof is transforming lives.

How Parliament’s roof is transforming lives.

by Analise Saavedra Unity, inclusion, and equality are terms associated with the ideal future for all Canadians. However, this goal cannot be met without the leadership, innovation, and compassion of organizations determined to find practical ways to pursue equality. In 1956, the creation of the [...]

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