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Posted on: March 15, 2017
It’s not every day that a municipality gives out awards to its citizens for their leadership. And it’s not every day that citizens who collect recyclables from our garbage are awarded the Greenest City Leadership Award. But that’s what happened on Feb. 28th when the Binners’ Project was honored with a 2017 Award of Excellence for their incredible efforts to divert waste, directly enhancing the City’s Greenest Action Plan goals.
Posted on: March 7, 2017
With almost 100 people turning out on February 22nd to engage in dialogue and share perspectives on Hogan’s Alley, it was abundantly clear that there is a high level of interest in learning more about what became of the area that was once home to a small but growing African-Canadian community in Vancouver. The audience […]
Posted on: February 9, 2017
Looking for a deep-dive into what makes a community-university space, like the Learning Exchange, tick? Check out The Learning Exchange: a Shared Space for the University of British Columbia and Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside Communities by Angela Towle and Kathleen Leahy. The article was featured in Metropolitan Universities fall issue (Volume 27, Issue 3) entitled Campus and […]