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LGBT webpage. Music Notes Oct 10
This move, of course, was popularized by Nathan Apodaca, in a TikTok post that went ultraviral.
Arts Notes Oct 9
Her successor as artistic director will be Courtenay Dobbie, starting in January 2021.
Education Oct 9
The lecture will be moderated by UBC's Candis Callison.
Music Features Oct 3
U.S. Girls’ Heavy Light might be the last album of its kind—at least for the foreseeable future.
Commentary Oct 3
A year after blocking the Burrard Bridge as part of an Extinction Rebellion protest, Maayan Kreitzman is hoping to bring her voice to the B.C. legislature.
Tech Oct 1
A new Heritage Minute pays tribute to a groundbreaking Canadian from Vancouver who refused to let anything stop her.
LGBT Sep 30
A B.C. Liberal candidate in Langley came under fire for opposing a rainbow crosswalk for the township.
Health Notes Sep 30
The fertility rate declined to 1.47 births per woman in 2019.
Health Notes Sep 29
This is the first shelter of its kind in Canada for street-based sex workers.
VIFF Sep 28
The languid flow and episodic nature of this unassuming but keenly observed domestic tale effectively evokes the feel of summertime.
VIFF Sep 27
Several Canadian filmmakers have already garnered awards at this year's Vancouver International Film Festival.
Tech Sep 27
Amnesty International is calling out Twitter’s record on violence against women once again.