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Emmy winner Peter Klein takes lead of UBC School of Journalism

Image Courtesy of Geoff Lister/The Ubyssey This article first appeared in the Ubyssey on June 2, 2011. On July 1, former 60 Minutes producer Peter Klein begins his term as the new Acting Director at the UBC Graduate School of … Continue reading

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Vancouver: City of Bhangra

Image Courtesy of the Prince Arthur Herald This article first appeared in the Prince Arthur Herald on May 31st 2011. While once practiced solely by the South Asian community in Vancouver, Bhangra has become a cultural dance phenomenon that is … Continue reading

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Solid Gold

Image Courtesy of the Prince Arthur Herald This article first appeared in the Prince Arthur Herald on May 10, 2011. Boutique chocolate tasting is an up-and-coming phenomenon which showcases the sweet’s finer side, beyond the big brand names commonly known … Continue reading

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Discovering Urban Kigali

Image Courtesy of the Prince Arthur Herald This article first appeared in the Prince Arthur Herald on April 28, 2011. When most tourists think of any country on the African continent they imagine beautiful scenery, exotic animals and rural poverty, … Continue reading

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Easter’s Dance of Death

This article first appeared in the Prince Arthur Herald on April 22, 2011. When Easter arrives this weekend, people around the world will celebrate the holiday. In North America, Easter is associated with bunnies, chocolate eggs, and the crucifixion and … Continue reading

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Travel | Williams Lake: Rough it Cheap

Image Courtesy of Albert Normadin, Tourism BC This article first appeared in the Ubyssey on April 10, 2011. While the Okanagan has been overrun with tourists in the past decade, the Cariboo-Chilcotin region of the province continues to grow in … Continue reading

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Travel | Beaches, Wine and Hiking in Summerland

Image Courtesy of Kait Bolongaro This article first appeared by the Ubyssey on April 10, 2011. British Columbia’s interior is riddled with small towns that are far from many tourists’ travel radar. Think blue lakes, rolling mountains and kilometres of … Continue reading

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