Features

The Assistance Offered to Immigrants Helps Us All

Part of being a Newfoundlander, it seems, is receiving bad news—the feeling of always being on the bad end of misfortune. Whether it’s economic woes, political strife, unfortunate weather and more, it’s something we Newfoundlanders have become increasingly accustomed to. Another thing Newfoundlanders are accustomed to is having one of …

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Future Prime Minister?

Ossama Nasrallah leads Saint Mary’s University Students’ Association from the heart By Israel Ekanem Life can be serendipitous. Ossama Nasrallah was .1% shy of the 85 per cent score required to begin his journey towards becoming a dentist in Jordan. Rather than let that stop him, he accepted his parents’ …

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Living together to our mutual benefit

What defines a successful immigrant or newcomer? By Dr. David Divine How do you define a successful immigrant in Canada, particularly in the Maritimes? Is it someone who has used their previous experience, education, skills, and drive to establish a successful business, such as prominent real estate developer Wahid Fares; …

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Mosaic Festival 2018

Creating a new celebration of culture and diversity in Halifax On Saturday, August 18th, Halifax will come together to celebrate the vibrant cultures that make our city unique. The one-day family-friendly Mosaic Festival will showcase heritage, customs, food, and talents from around the world. Representatives from as many cultures as …

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