The rigours of The Revenant

Posted on Thursday, May 5, 2016 at 12:50 pm

Leonardo DiCaprio wasn’t the only one enduring the elements during the filming of the Oscar-winning The Revenant. Michael Diner, BSc’87, was the movie’s supervising art director.

Taking the “creepy” out of online shopping

Posted on Tuesday, April 12, 2016 at 2:59 pm

VarageSale’s Tami Zuckerman, BEd’02, credits much of the popularity of her virtual garage sale app to the way it helps nurture a sense of community.

A champion for First Nations children

Posted on Tuesday, March 22, 2016 at 4:15 pm

When Cindy Blackstock, MMgmt’03, took on the federal government, the government didn’t always fight fair. She prevailed and her victory could be a game-changer for aboriginal children.

A church leader for the 21st century

Posted on Saturday, January 16, 2016 at 5:54 pm

Mary Irwin-Gibson, BTh’79, is the first female bishop in the 165-year history of the Anglican Diocese of Montreal. With her MBA training, she’s prepared to tackle the challenges facing her church.

A fighter for First Nations

Posted on Wednesday, November 18, 2015 at 11:28 am

James O’Reilly, BCL’63, was recently honoured by both the Bar of Montreal and the Cree Nation Government for the pioneering role he has played in aboriginal law.

The man behind Canadaland

Posted on Monday, October 19, 2015 at 3:38 pm

The Canadian media is happy enough to report on the foibles of others. They’re not quite so comfortable when Jesse Brown, BA’00, reports on theirs.

Steering eBay Canada through challenging times

Posted on Sunday, October 18, 2015 at 9:45 pm

Andrea Stairs, BA’96, the managing director of eBay Canada, is paying close attention to the changing ways in which Canadians shop.

Frank, funny and unapologetically feminist

Posted on Tuesday, September 22, 2015 at 4:07 pm

Elizabeth Plank, BA’10, is a rising star thanks to her ability to reach a generation that isn’t supposed to want to think about anything serious online.

A Parliamentarian to be proud of

Posted on Tuesday, August 25, 2015 at 11:11 am

After serving for 16 years as a model of cross-party cooperation in an age of bitter partisanship, former justice minister Irwin Cotler, BA’61, BCL’64, bids farewell to Parliament Hill.

An eye out for danger

Posted on Thursday, August 6, 2015 at 6:59 pm

As the prime minister’s national security adviser, Richard Fadden, BA’72, is the man that Stephen Harper trusts with keeping him up to speed about the threats that Canada might face.