According to the hyped â€œend of the worldâ€ theories based on the purported ancient Mayan predictions, the world is slated for termination on December 21, 2012. But is humankind really going to meet its end by the end of this year? Could civilization be drowned in apocalyptic floods, seared byDecember 2012: The End of the World?
The Kitsilano Neighbourhood House is looking for tech-savvy youth to support the Kits House Project for Awesome, whose video challenge this year will be based on the theme "Community: what's it to you?".
It's a great opportunity to gain leadership experience and earn volunteer hours. If you are interested, visit kitshouseprojectforawesome.wordpress.comVolunteer Opportunity: Kitsilano Neighbourhood House
â€œI just want to help people and make them HAPPY!â€
These are the powerful words expressed by the inspiring and extremely self motivated 17 year old, Zoya Jiwa! When chatting with Zoya, enthusiasm, excitement, and pure passion for living life to its fullest are clearly evident in every word and everyOctober 2011 #2: Zoya Jiwa
Empowerment. Enjoying the moment. Sexuality. These words echoed through my head as my Y57 partner-in-crime, Amanda Jang, and I attended this year's GLOW event, a woman's conference aimed at building confidence and giving inspiration to their professions, family-hood and social life. Taking place at the Sheraton Wall Centre, the eventGLOW: A Woman's Evening of Change And Celebration
Even though youth don't have a vote until they're 18, according to Sukhraj Bhattal, that doesn't mean they don't have a voice.
Sukhraj himself is part of a program that is proof of this concept. Along with three other youth, Sukhraj produces and directs videos with Citizens in Transition, a group committed toNov 2010: Sukhraj Bhattal
Ferals is a local dream pop outfit that creates dreamy electronic music perfect for the chronic escapist. The band originally consisted of Jan Colango and Nach Dudsdeemaytha until Maddi DeWalt offered her vocal talent to the production duo. Alex Ross, Conan Karpinski, and Andrew Eadie also later joined in onFerals: Experimenting an Experience