Archived Dialogue Projects and Bios to be deleted from website

Dear Dialogue Alumni,

We are currently refreshing our Semester in Dialogue website and will be launching shortly. We wanted to alert you that we will no longer be archiving student projects and student bios on our new site. We have found that alumni would prefer not to have their dated bios on the web and there have been numerous students who have contacted us to remove their individual student projects.

Please note that information on past student-run dialogues will continue to exist on the new site.

If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Brenda at brendat@sfu.ca or 778.782.5075. Thank you.

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Dialogues Inspired By Cooking And Food

Learn, Taste, Be Inspired

Through cooking and sharing food from around the world you will explore your role in making Surrey a welcoming and inclusive community.

Choose from one of six evenings of food and dialogue. Seats are limited. To attend or for more information, click here and fill out the Participant Application Form. These events are offered at no cost to participants.

LOCATION: Guildford Park Secondary, 10707 146 Street, Surrey
TIME: 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

This is a Surrey Welcoming Communities Committee project. For more information about the Committee and its projects, visit: http://www.wicsurrey.org/

KOREA – hosted by Options Community Services Society
Thursday, October 10

INDIA – hosted by PICS: Progressive Intercultural Community Services Monday, October 28

PHILIPPINES – hosted by S.U.C.C.E.S.S.
Tuesday, November 5

CHINA – hosted by DIVERSEcity Community Resources Society
Monday, November 25

AFRICA – hosted by UMOJA Newcomers Family Service Centre
Tuesday, January 28

MIDDLE EAST – hosted by Pacific Community Resources Society Wednesday, February 12

This project is made possible through funding from the Government of Canada and the Province of British Columbia.

2013.09.18 Dialogues Inspired by Cooking and Food

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Time to GetOnBoard for Better Transit!

Referendum? Time to GetOnBoard for Better Transit!

GetOnBoard BC is a diverse coalition of residents, students, workers, businesses, academics and other groups who all have an interest in improving public transit. GetOnBoard BC is busy preparing for the transit referendum which will be held within a year in Metro Vancouver. Our membership continues to grow, with more organizations coming on board.

Creating a world-class transit system throughout Metro Vancouver with new rapid transit lines and many more buses will not be cheap. It will only happen if we make it an issue no politician can ignore.

GetOnBoard BC is a non-partisan coalition working to create a cleaner, safer and smarter transportation system by making transit a top priority for all levels of government.

Would you like to get involved? GetOnBoard needs volunteers to promote our message, we need content creators, event planners, researchers, anyone with a passion for transit or someone who’s just curious enough to come out and drink beer with us. If you would like to help promote growth in transit go to www.getonboardbc.ca/get_involved

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Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives Power of Youth Leadership Awards

Nominations for the Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives (CCPA) Power of Youth Leadership Awards, which recognize and celebrate young progressive leaders in BC who are driving change towards a more socially, economically and environmentally just society are now being accepted.

The award is given in two categories to recognize the vision and leadership of young people in different areas:

  • Engaging in research, analysis, and the development of solutions to key issues facing British Columbians, and
  • Contributions to social movement building

ccpa youth award 2014

 

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Canadian Youth Business Foundation Hiring Project Manager

We have an outstanding opportunity for you to make a difference.  Reporting to the Director of British Columbia and a key contributor to a project team (of regional and national employees), the Project Manager should be a natural partnership builder and have a passion for helping young people pursue their dreams. The successful applicant for this role will ideally be located in Vancouver and available to undertake a significant amount of travel to rural British Columbia markets.

CYBF is excited to have a new corporate partner, BG Group, who will be supporting a long term project to develop and expand entrepreneurship opportunities to young entrepreneurs with a focus on enhancing opportunities for youth including First Nations  in remote, rural and Northern  communities in  British Columbia, Canada.

This contract role could become a permanent position beyond the two initial phases of the project.

https://charityvillage.com/jobs/search-results/job-detail.aspx?id=284486&l=2

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Ethical Deal Is Recruiting

We’re recruiting a Production Coordinator to help us produce the 20 marketing campaigns we produce for green brands every week! The whole process requires someone with superior coordination and multi-tasking skills as well as a strong attention to detail to ensure each and every promotion goes live without any hitches. We’re looking for someone that has been commended for their exceptional attention to detail, strong logistics and coordination skills and ability to write and edit copy. If you know of someone who’s dream job is editor-in-chief or operations manager this position will fast-track them there. 

More info about ethicalDeal and the position here: http://ethicaldeal.com/vancouver/page/jobs
 
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