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Afghan immigrant studying in Vancouver wins Loran scholarship

February 27, 2015 – 8:07 am | 2,546 views

When Somaya Amiri was a little girl, she’d watch each morning as her big brother hoisted a backpack over his shoulders and walked to school in Afghanistan’s Behsood District. She remembers desperately wanting to go …

ESL Students Should Be Awarded Credits for their English Classes by BC’s schools

January 2, 2014 – 5:46 pm | 5,745 views

A GROUP OF young immigrants and refugees has ranked improved language policies at the top of a list of recommendations that could improve the lives of newcomers to Canada.
Their policy suggestions are outlined in an …

Current Affairs Conversation Club at Cedar Cottage: Landmarks in our community

November 22, 2013 – 6:58 am | 2,475 views

Come and talk about your favourite places in the neighbourhood and learn about historic landmarks in the KCC community.
When: Saturday, November 30, 2013
Time: 10:30am – 11:45am
Where: Cedar Cottage Neighbourhood House, 4065 Victoria Drive
More information at …