Archive — I cover corporate finance, including distressed debt and restructuring
“Explainer: What’s next for the U.S.-led coalition against ISIS?” — Feb. 21, 2015 — Q&As with experts on the war against ISIS
“What went down when the mayors of Canada’s biggest cities met in Toronto?” — Feb. 5, 2015 — Covered the Federation of Canadian Municipalities’ annual meeting of the big city mayors
“Stittsville’s Barbie Museum celebrates the iconic fashion doll” — Jan. 2, 2015 — A profile of a woman who has a collection of 20,000 Barbie dolls and accessories
“Politicians, activists call for action on gun violence following Tanger shooting” — Dec. 29, 2014 — Ottawa’s local leaders react to a gang-related shooting in broad daylight at a suburban mall
“Visits to food banks in Toronto’s suburbs up almost 20% since 2008” — April 19, 2014 — New data released by the Daily Bread Food Bank highlights a migration of Toronto’s working poor to the suburbs.
“From Kickstarter to sold out: How a teen is shaking up the lingerie industry” — April 17, 2014 — An 18-year-old girl from Wyoming took her younger sister on a shopping trip to buy her first bra. That disappointing experience led her to start her own company.
Carleton School of Journalism
“Aboriginal group frustrated by Mackenzie Valley pipeline delays” — March 22, 2014 — Documents obtained under Access to Information laws reveal problems within the Mackenzie Valley pipeline partnership.
“New skilled trades immigration program accepts only one-third of applicants” — March 9, 2014 — Canada has a skilled labour shortage yet the federal program designed to bring in more workers accepts far fewer immigrants than any other economic immigrant category.
“Broken military barriers not leading to increased female recruitment” — Feb. 27, 2014 — The first female fighter pilots took to the skies 25 years ago. Why have only three women followed in their footsteps?
“Residents want more ‘community’ in DTES plan” — Dec. 31, 2013 — Not everyone is happy with new community development plan for Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside neighbourhoods
“Important Connections” — Summer 2013 — Why dating and relating is tricky for young adult cancer survivors
“HOPE remains for Calgary homeless outreach program” — February 2012 — An article on a homeless outreach program
“Calgary’s ambitious 10-year homelessness strategy shows some growing pains” — July/August 2011 — A look at Calgary’s 10-year plan to end homelessness and whether or not it will succeed