Have you ever imagined being killed because of the colour of your skin and the clothes you choose to wear?
On February 26th, 2012, 17-year-old Trayvon Martin was shot dead on his way home in Sanford, Florida. George Zimmerman, the 28-year-old watch captain of the neighbourhood, who had decided that theTrayvon Martin: A Victim of Racial Profiling
Alas, The Ocean is an indie folk-pop outfit that grew from the yearning heart of multi-instrumentalist and singer-songwriter Allen Rapadas back in high school. Like many young artists with a passionate outlook and a lovesick heart, Allen wrote songs that acted as personal letters and an outlet for self-expression throughAlas, The Ocean: Growing and Dreaming Big
Meet November’s Youth of the Month – Taylor Hui; figure skater, actress, model, fundraiser, event planner and president of her high school student council at Fraser Heights Secondary, Taylor is a woman of many things, and being busy is definitely one of them.
This twelfth grader oversees many school events includingNovember 2012: Taylor Hui
Have you ever had this amazing thought or idea during the process of waking up in the morning- just as youâ€™re getting used to the subtle burn of morning light in your eyes- and you suddenly get this feeling that you just HAVE to write down, causing you to skipVIFF: Choose the Right Thing?
Remember the first time you played dodgeball as a kid? Youâ€™re standing at the line waiting for the game to begin and once the game commences, adrenaline kicks in and you're throwing and dodging balls all over the place. Ever wish you could relive the excitement? Well you can! Dodgeball3, 2, 1...Dodgeball!
An actress, model, and beauty pageant organizer, Shayla Stonechild is our Youth of the Month for February! At only 18 years old, Shayla is already set to create change around her community and peers.
Born in Medicine Hat, Alberta, Shayla has always been surrounded by the arts. In fact, she startedFebruary 2013: Shayla Jade Stonechild