Men's Health: A Challenge To Take Responsibility

Monday, 22 September 2014 00:00 Written by
Men’s health is the buzzword for the second annual conference of The Walnut Foundation, happening Sept. 27 at the Ted Rogers School of Management, at Ryerson University.

The Excellence Conference: Building Cultural Capital

Monday, 15 September 2014 00:00 Written by
It was a moment of disbelief. Celia Meikle, a chartered accountant, read an article in the Globe & Mail entitled “The Myth of the Brainy Immigrant” which reported that only 23 per cent of children of Latin American and Caribbean descent in Canada advance to a higher education level.

Secrets of A Side Hustler

Sunday, 14 September 2014 00:00 Written by
For some people, working both a full time and a part time job is exhausting, but not for Chivon John.

Toronto JerkFest Brings The Heat

Tuesday, 05 August 2014 00:00 Written by
Bite into traditional jerk foods like chicken, fish, and pork or release your inner foodie with taste bud exploding delicacies
Toronto's community has a gem of a business opportunity waiting to be discovered by young people. And its founder Ryan O'Neil Knight is on the verge of something special.

When Innocence Isn't Enough

Tuesday, 15 July 2014 00:00 Written by
When John Artis and Rubin ”Hurricane” Carter  met in 1966, John was 19 years old and fresh out of high school. He was a boy scout and in the school choir. 

Girls Getting Back To Their Roots

Tuesday, 15 July 2014 00:00 Written by
Natural kinks, coils, and curls are one of the most distinguishing features on any black girl, yet African Canadian girls are pressured to alter the natural texture and appearance of their hair.
Community Empowering Enterprises (CEE), is an organization dedicated to helping Black youth
Paulene Harvey, CEO of Big It Up Hats, and Executive Director of the non- profit Youth in Time, shares her passion of supporting youth with cancer through a workshop called Filming Ourselves Digital Storytelling.

Alzheimer's Emotional Toll

Friday, 29 August 2014 00:00 Written by
Marina Phillips, dedicated mother, CEO of two talent companies and Alzheimer’s awareness advocate, is using her event planning background