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    Featured Published Writing

    Up Close: 150 Black Women in Canada Share Their Stories

    Freedom fighters in Eritrea

    This essay was a part of a CBC project highlighting the stories of 150 Black Women in Canada. It launched on Canada Day 2017. I am named after my grandmother, whom I never got a chance to meet. She lived in a small, rural village in Eritrea, third eldest of 11 children. She was a sweet, humble woman who had the admiration of everyone in that village, according to all those who tell me about growing up with her. She later…

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    Awards Night

    For SAMU’s 2017 Awards Night, our Events department decided on an “enchanted forest theme”. I created an illustration that encompassed that theme and all the collateral for the event.…

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    Featured Published Writing

    Beyond the Braid

    This article appeared in the April 2017 issues of Avenue Edmonton. T‌here they were: The bubbly models in the Pantene commercials flipped their hair in slow motion while they smiled into the camera,…

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    Design

    Sustain-a-Mania

    I re-visited my first project for SAMU with their annual event, Sustain-a-Mania, which promotes sustainable living to their student’s across all three campuses. I had creative freedom on this project and…

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    Fall Fest

    I got to design the collateral for SAMU’s largest event of the year, Fall Fest. 2016’s event had a game theme and took place across all three MacEwan campuses; City Centre, Centre for the…

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    Featured Published Writing

    A Tribe Called Red

    This article appeared in Vue Weekly the week of Nov 23, 2016 It’s the Friday after the US federal election—Remembrance Day—and Ian “DJ NDN” Campeau of A Tribe Called Red is at home with…

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    Student Research Week

    SAMU was asked to partner with Research Services of MacEwan University on their Student Research Week event for the 2016/2017 academic year. The event encourages students to showcase their academic achievements…