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News from Canada150in150® Official Launch Event

News from Canada150in150® Official Launch Event

Posted on Mar. 28, 2017

Sarah McLachlan Set to Headline Canada150in150 Finale Event We are thrilled to announce that Canadian superstar, Sarah McLachlan, will be joining us on Canada Day at our Celebration Finale at Rogers Place! Tickets will be released for the event in the…

Josephine Van Lier at Silver Skate Festival Edmonton

Josephine Van Lier at Silver Skate Festival Edmonton

Posted on Feb. 28, 2017

The Silver Skate Festival was filled with beautiful music from the amazing Josephine Van Lier whose notes floated off the strings of a cello through the Edmonton River Valley. A perfect display of the Canadian spirit!   In celebration of all music,…

Innovators in Alberta

Innovators in Alberta

Posted on Feb. 20, 2017

Alberta is full of bright individuals doing things to change Canada for the better! Nap Pepin, an AMA member and inventor from Sherwood Park, Alberta, is looking to change the way we drive. At home in his garage, he designed and built a reverse electric…

A Story of Achievement

A Story of Achievement

Posted on Feb. 13, 2017

Canada150and150 team member and Edmonton race car driver Stefan Rzadzinski realized a lifelong dream this year when he got to represent Canada in the 2017 Race of Champions.  This is his story: "In January 2017 I had a chance to realize a lifelong…

Global Awareness Week Celebrations

Global Awareness Week Celebrations

Posted on Feb. 03, 2017

Earlier this week MacEwan University celebrated Global Awareness Week with a number of awesome performances from The MacEwan University Hip Hop Dance Club to the Indigenous Amiskwaciy Academy. It is events like these that truly spotlight the core of…

Start Planning for Your Submission

Start Planning for Your Submission

Posted on Jan. 16, 2017

Submissions Open January 16th 2017! Upload your story submission for a chance to become one of 150 award recipients in Alberta! Here are a few pointers to help you out when creating your award winning submission: It's Simple Everyone has the ability…