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By Patty Wellborn on December 12, 2012
Culture represents many things to the human experience. Health, healing and illness are common to all cultures. In some societies, this is understood from one’s own traditional perspective, or from the wider perspective that includes the full range of human cultures and societies.
By Jody Jacob on December 6, 2012
In the slums of Mumbai, millions of women and girls are helping to support their families by working from home in difficult, unsanitary conditions with minimal financial gain.
By Patty Wellborn on December 3, 2012
The Irving K. Barber British Columbia Scholarship Society, administered by the Victoria Foundation, has granted a total of $459,000 to 167 Aboriginal students in BC to support their studies at post-secondary colleges and universities throughout the province.
By Patty Wellborn on November 26, 2012
Henry Yu is involved in the collaborative effort to reimagine the history of Vancouver and of British Columbia through the concept of Pacific Canada, a perspective that focuses on how migrants from Asia, Europe, and other parts of the Americas engaged with each other and with First Nations peoples historically.
By Patty Wellborn on November 22, 2012
Research into behaviour treatment and medication use a first in Canada