Category Archives: News & Events

Women #MakeAnImpact in the 1919 Calgary Strike

October is Women’s History Month. This year’s theme is #MakeAnImpact, celebrating women and girls in Canada who have made a lasting impact. 2019 also marks the 100th anniversary of one of the most significant events … Read More

Meet Jeanna, our new Basic Needs practicum student!

Tell us a bit about yourself! My name is Jeanna. I moved to Calgary from Brandon, Manitoba a year ago for the Bachelor of Social Work program at U of C. I have been enjoying … Read More

Meet Tiffanie, our new Basic Needs Practicum Student

Tell us a bit about yourself! I’m a current Social Work student completing my final practicum at the Women’s Centre. I was born and raised in Calgary, however, travelling to new places is something I … Read More

Meet Arianna, our new Communications Assistant

Tell us a bit about yourself! My name is Arianna Korbett and I am a recent graduate of Mount Royal’s Bachelor of Communications, majoring in Journalism. I come from a small town in Southern Alberta, … Read More

Meet Jessy, Our New Environmental Issues Coordinator

Tell us a bit about yourself! Hi – I’m Jessy, the Environmental Issues Coordinator. I read books and ride bikes. Along with working at the Women’s Centre, I also work in waste and also with … Read More