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Womyn in the diaspora Carleton U project

Daniel Effah is part of a collaborative project on displayed at Carleton University Atrium. The project focuses on the identity of womyn in the African Diaspora and aims to delineate the distorted conceptualization of black womyn. 69 more words

Startup Weekend uOttawa

What happens when business students, design students, technical and non-technical students get together? You get a weekend of immense productivity, creativity, and entrepreneurship. Welcome to the first… 513 more words

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Downton Abbey-style wedding gown fit for Ottawa's The Marriage of Figaro

The wedding gown fitting for an Ottawa opera production Tuesday was like an early 1900s-era version of Say Yes to the Dress.

Soprano Sasha Djihanian stepped out in front of the full-length mirror to unveil the 100 per cent silk gown she will don for Opera Lyra’s staging of The Marriage of Figaro at the National Arts Centre later this month. 255 more words


Wilkinson: Ottawa hydro bill hike needed to fix aging infrastructure

Hydro Ottawa customers could see their bills increase by nearly $10 by 2020, but Coun. Marianne Wilkinson said the rate change is needed to replace aging infrastructure and keep outages down. 362 more words


Capital City wrestlers ready to lay the smack down at Doom Generation

He is quite possibly the dirtiest pro wrestler on the Canadian circuit, so it’s only fitting Buxx Belmar is fighting for the Capital City Combat Championship March 21 in rugged Vanier. 477 more words


Victims Of Communism

Some controversy has been brewing in Ottawa these past few weeks, over the building of a memorial monument to the “Victims of Communism”.  What sort of controversy might possibly befall such an ill-conceived project, you ask?  1,163 more words


The Acorn - Influence

In 2007 I was introduced to The Acorn for the first time thanks to my older brother. Things were different back then. Rhianna was singing about her… 60 more words