Displaying items by tag: Toronto - New Canadian Media - New Canadian Media http://imc.newcanadianmedia.ca Thu, 18 Jan 2018 22:29:59 -0500 Joomla! - Open Source Content Management en-gb Going Back to School: My Story as an Adult Immigrant Student http://imc.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/43035-going-back-to-school-my-story-as-an-adult-immigrant-student http://imc.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/43035-going-back-to-school-my-story-as-an-adult-immigrant-student Sara Asalya's experiences as a newcomer, prompted her to commit to helping other immigrants integrate into their new homes more seamlessly.
By: Sara Asalya in Toronto, ON Newcomers to Canada face numerous challenges from the moment they land; most significantly managing…
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Commentary Tue, 02 Jan 2018 20:34:34 -0500
The Great Canadian Resumé http://imc.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/42659-the-great-canadian-resume http://imc.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/42659-the-great-canadian-resume Many immigrants looking for work are often overlooked due to a lack of Canadian experience, but what kind of role does this play as immigrants attempt to settle? Author, Joyeeta Dutta Ray explores.
By: Joyeeta Dutta Ray in Toronto, ON Toronto has always been a magnet for new immigrants. Some come here to…
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Economy Thu, 02 Nov 2017 08:43:57 -0400
Wake Up Democracy! http://imc.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/42299-wake-up-democracy http://imc.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/42299-wake-up-democracy International Day of Democracy provides an opportunity to reflect on both political triumphs as well as forfeitures internationally
Commentary By: Avi Benlolo in Toronto Today is International Day of Democracy. Yet, the western world seems to have lost…
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Politics Fri, 15 Sep 2017 19:42:01 -0400
Demanding Canadian Experience is no Way to Conduct Business http://imc.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/42288-demanding-canadian-experience-is-no-way-to-conduct-business-comment http://imc.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/42288-demanding-canadian-experience-is-no-way-to-conduct-business-comment Although Canada welcomes thousands of immigrants annually, it is important to ensure that employment opportunities are readily available.
By: Andrea Elliot in Toronto “You don’t have Canadian experience.” This is what a new immigrant from New Delhi with…
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Economy Thu, 14 Sep 2017 00:34:29 -0400
Celebrating Diversity Through Living Books http://imc.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/42241-celebrating-diversity-through-living-books http://imc.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/42241-celebrating-diversity-through-living-books This year's feature event will aim to break down social barriers by promoting understanding and inclusion for all Canadians
By: Sam Minassie in Toronto The Institute of Canadian Archives is gearing up for its feature event of the year,…
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Arts & Culture Fri, 08 Sep 2017 10:50:55 -0400
Suicide, Radical Violence and the Importance of Everything in Between http://imc.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/42088-suicide-radical-violence-and-the-importance-of-everything-in-between http://imc.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/42088-suicide-radical-violence-and-the-importance-of-everything-in-between The TTC continues to explore new ways to prevent suicides as statistics show that over 1400 people have taken their own lives since the subway's creation
Commentary by: Phil Gurski in Ottawa The Globe and Mail featured a fascinating story in its weekend edition (August 12)…
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Commentary Sat, 12 Aug 2017 23:59:36 -0400
Ontario Black Youth Action Plan http://imc.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/42014-ontario-black-youth-action-plan http://imc.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/42014-ontario-black-youth-action-plan The
By: Sam Minassie in Toronto Ontario’s Black Youth Action Plan is taking another step forward with a new mentorship initiative.…
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Top Stories Wed, 02 Aug 2017 10:22:17 -0400
Omar Khadr and the Shame of the Canadian Media http://imc.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/41916-omar-khadr-and-the-shame-of-the-canadian-media http://imc.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/41916-omar-khadr-and-the-shame-of-the-canadian-media Initial anger over Omar Khadr's settlement has altered the public's perception of his mistreatment at Guantanamo Bay.
Commentary By: Omer Aziz in Toronto News that Omar Khadr would receive an official apology from the Canadian government along…
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Commentary Mon, 17 Jul 2017 23:25:55 -0400
‘Social Housing Shouldn’t Define Me’ http://imc.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/41879-social-housing-shouldnt-define-me http://imc.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/41879-social-housing-shouldnt-define-me Curtis Carmichael will be riding across Canada to raise awareness on the importance of long term investments in the lives of youth
By: Sam Minassie in Toronto Curtis Carmichael has set out to do what many could only dream of. Following in…
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Top Stories Thu, 13 Jul 2017 11:32:39 -0400
Exploring Toronto's Most Diverse Community http://imc.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/41724-the-world-in-ten-blocks http://imc.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/41724-the-world-in-ten-blocks Magda Guzmán and Enrique Moreno who moved to Canada in 2005, now own 2 restaurant locations in Toronto
By: Sam Minassie in Toronto "The World in Ten Blocks" is a two part documentary that offers viewers an in-depth…
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Arts & Culture Wed, 14 Jun 2017 08:09:57 -0400