Wayne Neegan

Wayne Neegan, an Aboriginal artist, grew up in the northern Cree community of Constance Lake First Nation. He attended Laurentian University in obtaining his B.F.A and draws on his skills and knowledge in photography, video, and acting to explore social issues from a First Nations perspective. Since obtaining his BFA from Laurentian University, he hasContinue reading “Wayne Neegan”

Hediyeh Karimian

Hediyeh Karimian, grew up in Toronto, Ontario. Hediyeh is a Master of Social Work candidate at Laurentian University. Hediyeh is studying the lived experiences of Black and racialized student-athletes living in the City of Sudbury, focusing on the impacts of athletics and academia.   Hediyeh has extensive experience working with marginalized communities in a professionalContinue reading “Hediyeh Karimian”

Moise Zahoui

Moïse Zahoui, originally from Côte d’Ivoire, arrived in Canada in 2015 with his family. He has worked in the field of media, project management and religion in his country. Arriving in Canada, after his studies at Collège Boréal, he was hired as a support agent for the Sudbury Welcoming Francophone Community project from 2018 toContinue reading “Moise Zahoui”

Rimaz Abakar

Rimaz was born in Khartoum, Sudan. In 2003 Rimaz with her family came to Canada as government settled refugees and since then they have made Canada home. She graduated from the University of Ottawa with a bachelor degree in Chemical Engineering, and later went on to complete a master’s degree in Environmental Engineering at LakeheadContinue reading “Rimaz Abakar”