• It’s our village

    It’s our village

    Newcomers have a unique opportunity to fuse the cultures of Canada and their homelands into something greater.

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Welcome Home!

The phrase “come from away” shows Atlantic Canada’s best and worst. BY: RANY IBRAHIM There is the positive Come from Away, the new Canadian musical that is now on Broadway and a 2017 Tony Award winner. It’s the true
story of Gander, Newfoundland, a small town that welcomed 38 diverted flights …

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Starting fresh!

After Cairo, Halifax was a culture shock. Learn how one student found her place. BY: LINA EL-SETOUHY During the second annual Halifax Experience event, student bursary winners were announced as part of the evening’s festivities. One of the criteria for qualifying for the bursaries was to write an essay detailing …

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It’s our village

Newcomers have a unique opportunity to fuse the cultures of Canada and their homelands into something greater. By RANY IBRAHIM It’s a village spanning the northern half of the continent of North America: Canada (the name coming from the Saint Lawrence Iroquois word Kanata). This year we celebrate the 150th …

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A World of Support

A unique Study and Stay Program helps international students as future employees and entrepreneurs in Nova Scotia By Suzanne Rent   Austin Zhang arrived in Halifax on January 3, 2010 at 1 a.m. after a 14-hour flight from China. He was coming here from his hometown outside of Shanghai to …

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