Date: November 19, 2015Venue: City Centry Library
News October, 2015
Date: November 2, 2015Venue: Kwantlen Polytechinic University Learn more
By CBC News | “Most political campaigns attempt to exploit some fear or another. It just so happens that at this moment in Canadian history the fear of choice is Muslims.” Andrew Coyne | Oct. 7, 2015 National Post
By Global Voices | This article and radio report by Carol Hills for The World originally appeared on PRI.org on October 22, 2015, and is republished here as part of a content-sharing agreement.
By Tara Carman, Vancouver Sun | If Justin Trudeau makes good on his commitment to bring 25,000 Syrian refugees to Canada by the end of the year, it will mean an almost threefold increase in the annual number of refugees to B.C. in the space of a couple of months.
Date; November 28, 2015Venue: 13450 102 Avenue, Surrey Learn more
By CTV News | Immigrants tend to be healthier than those born in Canada, but the “healthy immigrant” effect weakens over generations, a new study by Statistics Canada suggests. According to the study, first-generation immigrants born outside of Canada, have lower hospitalization rates than successive generations born in the country.
By CTV News | A Fredericton woman originally from the Philippines knows what it’s like for new immigrants to get professional credentials recognized in the province. It’s from personal experience. Esthela Pyett came to Canada in 1999, and didn’t think it would mean an end to her engineering career. But that’s what happened.
Date: November 2, 2015Venue: Exhibition Hall, Roundhouse Community Centre, 181 Roundhouse Mews, Vancouver Learn more
Date: Tuesday, November 10, 2015 from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM (Pacific Standard Time)Veune: Webinar Learn more