Local BIPOC business you can support during the holiday

Located on Front Street in the heart of New Westminster is Old Crow Coffee Co., a coffee shop that isn’t afraid to stand up for what they believe in while focusing on community and giving. Stephanie Thụy Vy Vũ, owner of Old Crow Coffee Co., opened the doors with two partners almost six years ago.... Continue Reading

KPU to host fundamentals of anti-oppression workshop

A free workshop for Kwantlen Polytechnic University students is set to take place on Nov. 10 from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm and will be led by Cicely Blain, a renowned expert in anti-racism, diversity and inclusion. A grant was approved to bring an interactive workshop that focuses on social justice, anti-oppression, and intersectionality to... Continue Reading

UBC Farm Hosts Eight-part Webinar on Food Systems and Climate Change

An eight-part webinar series put on by the Centre for Sustainable Food Systems (CSFC), the B.C. Food Web, and the Faculty of Land and Food Systems at UBC (LFS) hopes to answer fundamental questions on building resilient food systems during COVID-19. The pandemic has brought vulnerabilities in communities around the world to light. Food inequalities,... Continue Reading

Indspire Announces New Indigenous Research Knowledge Nest

Indspire announced its Indigenous Research Knowledge Nest, the first of its kind in Canada, on Feb. 26. IRKN is an innovative program with a mission to improve Indigenous education and inspire achievement. Indigenous peoples have shaped this land since before this country’s confederation in 1867, and Indspire believes it is essential to involve them in... Continue Reading