May, 2014

National Congress on Culture: Day One, a Student Perspective

National Congress on Culture: Day One, a Student Perspective

by Patricia M. Navidad

Culture Days and National Broadcast Partner CTV (Bell Media) were thrilled to offer Canadian students the opportunity to participate in the first-ever Student Reporters Internship program in conjunction with the National Congress on Culture held in Winnipeg on May 23 and 24, 2014. Four lucky students participated in a behind-the-scenes guided tour of the CTV…

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In the Control Room with CTV

In the Control Room with CTV

by Richard Francella

Culture Days and National Broadcast Partner CTV (Bell Media) were thrilled to offer Canadian students the opportunity to participate in the first-ever Student Reporters Internship program in conjunction with the National Congress on Culture held in Winnipeg on May 23 and 24, 2014. Four lucky students participated in a behind-the-scenes guided tour of the CTV…

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Canadian Voices on Culture: Productive Exchanges at the National Congress

Canadian Voices on Culture: Productive Exchanges at the National Congress

by Penelope Kerr

Culture Days and National Broadcast Partner CTV (Bell Media) were thrilled to offer Canadian students the opportunity to participate in the first-ever Student Reporters Internship program in conjunction with the National Congress on Culture held in Winnipeg on May 23 and 24, 2014. Four lucky students participated in a behind-the-scenes guided tour of the CTV…

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Connecting Through Culture Face-to-Face

Connecting Through Culture Face-to-Face

by Nazanin Shoja

BC Culture Days Ambassador, writer, poet, and teacher, Rawle James shares his thoughts from the 2014 National Congress on Culture in Winnipeg. Thursday May 22 Art, culture and languages make us Canadian. The Culture Days National Congress is a gathering, a celebration, of learning, sharing and networking with fellow Canadians from across this amazing land…

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(Trying to) demystify the ‘decade of distraction’

(Trying to) demystify the ‘decade of distraction’

by Jessica Botelho-Urbanski

Culture Days and National Broadcast Partner CTV (Bell Media) were thrilled to offer Canadian students the opportunity to participate in the first-ever Student Reporters Internship program in conjunction with the National Congress on Culture held in Winnipeg on May 23 and 24, 2014. Four lucky students participated in a behind-the-scenes guided tour of the CTV…

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Additional BC Culture Days Workshops and Webinar Announced!

Additional BC Culture Days Workshops and Webinar Announced!

by Nazanin Shoja

We’ve had a great run of workshops around the province so far this year, from Haida Gwaii to the Rockies. If you haven’t yet had the chance to attend a Culture Days Workshop, it’s not too late. Four more workshops have been added in Whistler, Powell River, Bowen Island, and Langley. In addition, if you’re…

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Rawle James: 2014 BC Culture Days Ambassador

Rawle James: 2014 BC Culture Days Ambassador

by Nazanin Shoja

Each year, a BC artist or cultural worker is chosen to represent Culture Days as an ambassador and delegate at the National Congress on Culture. The BC Culture Days Ambassador acts as a spokesperson for Culture Days by reaching out to local communities, speaking to media on behalf of BC artists, promoting Culture Days actively…

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Downtown Toronto Information Session and Livestream of National Congress

Downtown Toronto Information Session and Livestream of National Congress

by Ontario Culture Days

Join us for a Toronto Information Session about how you can get involved in Culture Days, followed by an inspiring livestream of the 2nd annual Culture Days National Congress. Hear about Culture Days success stories from across the country and the tips, tools and resources to make your own activity a success. Space is limited,…

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More tips on watching the Congress Live Stream together – It’s a great way to spark new collaborations & generate new ideas and opportunities

More tips on watching the Congress Live Stream together – It’s a great way to spark new collaborations & generate new ideas and opportunities

by Helen Yung

If you were considering watching the Live Stream anyway, why not invite some colleagues to stop by and watch it together? Hosting a group viewing room to watch the Congress Live Stream together is a great way to spark new collaborations and create new ideas and opportunities.  View this previous post on organizing a Live…

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