“They shall grow not old, as we that are left grow old:
Age shall not weary them, nor the years condemn.
At the going down of the sun and in the morning
We will remember them.”
From “For the Fallen,” by Laurence Binyon
May 25, 2000:
An “unknown soldier of Vimy” lies in state for three days in the Parliament Buildings in Ottawa before he is laid to rest in the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier at the...
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Canada Remembers 05/25/2017
Catherine Schnurr
Mark Hosie
Jean Worgan
Frederick Banting, un des inventeurs de l’insuline, recevait le #PrixNobel de médecine en 1923, le 1er Canadien lauréat du prix #Canada150
Frederick Banting un des inventeurs de linsuline recevait le PrixNobel de médecine
En 2000, Bindu Dhaliwal a été désignée lauréate d’un Prix jeunesse du Gouverneur général en commémoration de l’affaire « personne ». Elle est connue pour ses interventions à la télévision, à la radio et dans la presse comme porte‑parole des enjeux touchant les jeunes femmes. #Faitintéressant : Alors qu’elle poursuivait ses études postsecondaires, certaines de ses réalisations figuraient déjà...
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Ambassade du Canada en Côte d'Ivoire 05/25/2017
L’Ambassade du Canada a réuni le jeudi 18 mai 2017 ses différents partenaires de mise en œuvre de son programme de développement en République Démocratique du Congo, afin d’identifier des synergies et des complémentarités pour maximiser les résultats visés par les différentes interventions appuyées. Cette activité d’importance s’est essentiellement axée sur la recherche d’une vision claire...
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LAmbassade du Canada a réuni le jeudi 18 mai 2017 ses différents
ME to WE
ME to WE
yesterday at 23:00. Facebook
Refresh your summer accessories with our new Cute Critter Rafikis! #WEareCanada [ Bddy.me Link ]
Refresh your summer accessories with our new Cute Critter Rafikis WEareCanada
It's time to end unfair arrests and pardon those convicted of possession.
It's time to end unfair arrests and pardon those convicted of possession
Toni Mcintyre
Greg Wotherspoon
Glory Leung
Parks Canada
Parks Canada
today at 00:45. Facebook
What kind of camper are you?

The NEOPHYTE: you have no idea how to set up a tent and quite frankly, you’re not sure if you have the skills to survive. Well, it’s never too late to try camping, especially with our #LearnToCamp events! [ Ow.ly Link ]

The ADVENTUROUS: the least amount of people you see the better. You want to immerse yourself in nature and forget what a toilet looks like. [...
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What kind of camper are you The NEOPHYTE you have no idea
Karina Rowe
Many of our trees represent the lasting legacies of our students.

Since 1919, a graduation tree-planting ceremony has taken place to give each graduating class a chance to leave something behind and to remind and inspire current and future UBC students. Bark, phloem, crown and all; every year a hole is dug and the ceremonial roots are embraced by land.

The idea for an annual tree planting...
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Many of our trees represent the lasting legacies of our students
Mila Glavinic
TIFF
TIFF
yesterday at 22:26. Facebook
"I think that movies can be analyzed the way dreams are analyzed."

This summer, we'll dedicate a retrospective to French cineaste Olivier Assayas — whose stylish and diverse body of work includes such subjects as youthful revolt, political terrorism, corporate intrigue and filmmaking itself.

Explore: tiff.net/assayas
"I think that movies can be analyzed the way dreams are analyzed"
TIFF
TIFF
yesterday at 20:58. Facebook
"There's nothing worse than an ostentatious shot."

The great Roger Deakins — a master of bending simplicity into genius — turns 68 today. Here, a case study in silhouettes.
"There's nothing worse than an ostentatious shot"
Joel Beimers
Ryan Brisson
Mark Braye
Greenpeace Canada
Greenpeace Canada
yesterday at 23:48. Facebook
While no party can form a majority, a majority of British Columbians have already spoken and their message is clear. No to toxic pipelines on B.C.’s coast.

Now is the time to stand-up and be heard. We need to defend the coast against the threats tar sands pipelines would bring with them. Stand with First Nations and a majority of British Columbians. Add your voice today: [ Bit.ly Link ]
While no party can form a majority a majority of British Columbians
Canadian Army
Canadian Army
yesterday at 23:00. Facebook
#CeremonialGuard
CeremonialGuard
Allan Ross
Brock University
Brock University
yesterday at 20:00. Facebook
Spring brings great possibilities, and for Brock students, that means venturing north. [ Ow.ly Link ]
Spring brings great possibilities and for Brock students that means venturing north
Rachal Shute Fretz
Table ronde à #Séoul avec des femmes engagées dans les startups et étudiant l'esprit d'entreprise sur moyens de mieux soutenir l'entrepreneuriat féminin
Table ronde à Séoul avec des femmes engagées dans les startups et
Table ronde à #Séoul avec des femmes engagées dans les startups et étudiant l'esprit d'entreprise sur moyens de mieux soutenir l'entrepreneuriat féminin
Table ronde à Séoul avec des femmes engagées dans les startups et
Southeast Division, and all Edmonton residents: are you locking your garage?
Southeast Division and all Edmonton residents: are you locking your garage
Barbara Wynnyk Kreamer
Affaires mondiales Canada, en collaboration avec le Conseil de recherches en sciences humaines du Canada, est heureux d’annoncer les dix finalistes de l’édition 2017 du Concours d’idées de politique internationale. Les dix finalistes, qui ont travaillé à l’élaboration de solutions novatrices et concrètes aux défis émergents en matière de politique internationale auxquels le Canada est...
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Affaires mondiales Canada en collaboration avec le Conseil de recherches en sciences
Flertbox
Housing is in crisis in Vancouver.

There are many different types of housing needed throughout our city. Here’s what we found while exploring new housing priorities to serve the needs of our residents – now and into the future.

We want you to weigh in about your housing needs, your values, and what you think the future of Vancouver housing should look like.

Help shape our new strategy -...
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Housing is in crisis in Vancouver There are many different types of
Sean Hardman
This Friday, bring your lunch down to 800 Robson Square Plaza and talk housing with us.

Find out what actions the City is taking to address the housing crisis and share your input.

Our housing team will be there to answer your questions.

Drop by between noon and 1pm and join the conversation!

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This Friday bring your lunch down to 800 Robson Square Plaza and talk housing with us
Les premiers finissants du baccalauréat en design de produits de l'École de design de l'Université Laval font preuve d'une grande créativité. Voici quelques-uns de leurs projets.
Les premiers finissants du baccalauréat en design de produits de lÉcole de