Award-winning video director Wendy Morgan, BA’98, has worked with Janelle Monáe and Gnarls Barkley. “I have zero interest in doing videos about girls in skimpy bikinis,” she says.
Charles Bierbrier, BA’98, and David Brophy, BA’84, play key roles in brewing up some of the finest beers that Montreal has to offer.
Stuntwoman Ruth Chiang, BA’06, makes a living by getting blown up, thrown from buildings and being bounced off speeding cars. Who says making movies isn’t glamorous?
Joanne Liu, MDCM’91, the newly elected president of Médecins Sans Frontières International, has practiced medicine in some of the most turbulent regions on the globe.
Raspberry-scented scratch-and-sniff jeans? Going the unconventional route has been the key to success for Naked & Famous jeans founder Brandon Svarc, BCom’04.
Heidi Hollinger, BA’90, visits the world’s great port cities and shares her adventures with TV viewers in both of Canada’s official languages on Ports d’attache and Waterfront Cities of the World.
Jean-Pierre Blais, BCL’84, LLB’84, the new chair of the CRTC, vows that Canada’s communications companies will be under pressure to prove that their activities serve the public interest.
Life is rough and frequently dangerous for homeless youth. Montreal’s Dans la rue, led by Aki Tchitacov, BA’82, offers a ray of hope for those in desperate straits.
Ziya Tong, MA’99, co-host of the Discovery Channel’s Daily Planet, loves exploring the weird and wonderful world of science for her TV viewers.
by Mark Reynolds Even after you strip away the jingoism and the sponsorships and—heaven forfend—the Spice Girls, the Olympic ideal of humanity coming together in sport remains as appealing as it was when the modern Games began in 1896. Lindsay Glassco, BA’87, wants everyone in withdrawal from the highs of the London Olympics to know [...]