Bringing movie magic to Montreal

Posted on Friday, October 24, 2014 at 3:57 pm

A veteran of the Harry Potter film franchise, Chloë Grysole, BA’98, is the general manager for visual effects powerhouse Cinesite’s new Montreal branch.

The man NHLers trust with their bodies

Posted on Thursday, October 9, 2014 at 2:29 pm

Sportsnet calls Matt Nichol, BEd’98, “hockey’s best trainer” and his clients include NHL stars like Tyler Seguin. Pretty impressive for a guy who “felt like a fraud” when he began working in hockey.

Making noise about the ‘silent crime’

Posted on Monday, July 14, 2014 at 11:37 am

When violence hits home, Sarah Flatto, BA’09, is there to help victims and survivors of abuse find life-changing support.

She runs the joint

Posted on Tuesday, May 27, 2014 at 9:49 am

Chances are, Julie Cobb, BA’87, doesn’t match the picture in your mind of what a prison warden looks like. The straight-talking psychology grad takes her job very seriously — and loves it.

Internet entrepreneur hits the world stage

Posted on Monday, April 28, 2014 at 3:58 pm

CloudFlare co-founder Michelle Zatlyn, BSc’01, was recently named a Young Global Leader by the World Economic Forum along with Tumblr founder David Karp and boxing champion Wladimir Klitschko

“Dog catcher” has pooches’ best interests at heart

Posted on Wednesday, April 9, 2014 at 3:30 pm

Wild dogs on First Nations reserves in Alberta have a champion in award-winning veterinarian Judith Samson-French, BSc(Agr)’81.

Changing lives with music

Posted on Wednesday, March 12, 2014 at 3:45 pm

Music educator Dantes Rameau, BMus’05, recently found himself in exclusive company when he was named to Ebony Magazine’s Power 100 list along with Barack Obama, Beyoncé and Oprah Winfrey.

This grad isn’t a dropout (he just plays one on TV)

Posted on Monday, February 10, 2014 at 9:00 pm

With two university degrees under his belt, actor Dillon Casey, BSc’05, is a far cry from the troubled character he plays on the new TV drama Remedy.

Top cop in Nunavut

Posted on Tuesday, January 7, 2014 at 11:41 am

Lindsey Brine’s impressive RCMP career has seen him leading international policing efforts in Haiti and pursuing terrorists in Africa. Now he finds himself the top Mountie in Nunavut – and it’s exactly where he wants to be.

A daughter’s determination

Posted on Monday, December 16, 2013 at 2:58 pm

She’s only 24, but Ti-Anna Wang, BA’12, already has 10 years of experience as a human rights activist. Her campaign to free her father from a Chinese prison was the inspiration for a recent novel.