‘Grow my understanding’: Grade 9 girls explore STEM career options in Calgary

Around 1,000 Grade 9 girls from 90 schools in Calgary got hands-on with their futures on Wednesday. The University of Calgary, Mount Royal University and SAIT put on Explore STEM, a program that engages girls in science, technology, engineering and…

‘Today we mourn, but tomorrow we fight’: Albertans honour 162 workers who died in 2018

Albertans marked the International Day of Mourning on Sunday, commemorating 162 workers who died in 2018 while highlighting the need for safer and healthier practices to protect employees. Edmonton Names, ages and causes of death — respiratory disease, trauma, cancer…

Calgary veteran, former SAIT teacher celebrates 104th birthday: ‘I’m lucky to be here’

Balloons, banners and birthday cake were abound as a Calgary man celebrated his 104th bash over the weekend. Clarence Hollingworth toasted the special occasion with his family and friends on Sunday. He pointed to his cake, emblazoned with a photo…

Calgary sailing club gets early start to season with first-ever indoor event

Boats waded through the Southern Alberta Institute of Technology’s pool waters on Saturday to kick off 60th anniversary celebrations for the Glenmore Sailing Club in Calgary. Organizers said the indoor sailing event was the first of its kind for the city…

Jayman BUILT 1st large builder in Alberta to install solar in every new home built

Jayman BUILT is positioning itself as the first large builder in Alberta to include solar panels in every new single family home it builds. The home builder is installing solar panels on an estimated 750 homes a year across Alberta.…

Fanshawe’s Jade Kovacevic named CCAA player of the year

Jade Kovacevic’s trophy case already comes from the XXXL section. On Tuesday night, the Fanshawe Falcons’ striker added the ultimate CCAA individual honour. Kovacevic was named CCAA women’s soccer player of the year for 2018 at the national championship banquet…