• Comox Valley Affordable Housing Forum

    Wednesday, October 16, 2013

    The issue of affordable housing and homelessness is a growing concern in the Comox Valley.  I attended the Comox Valley Affordable Housing and Homelessness Community Forum on October 16th, 2013 that was hosted by the Comox Valley Housing Task Force. Municipal politicians, Area Directors, public administrators, non-profit groups, volunteers, Comox Valley residents and special guests [...]

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  • The Powerful Moments of We Can by Jesse Ruben

    Thursday, January 17, 2013

    The best part of my job at zactv.com is being next to powerful moments on an almost daily basis. Today was no exception. École Puntledge Park Elementary and other schools in School District 71 run a program called I Can with students in grades 4 to 9. Each student devises their own goal to accomplish [...]

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  • Healthy Communities Are Inclusive Communities

    Friday, October 19, 2012

    I had the great pleasure this month to work with a spirited group of young adults in the Comox Valley. Together we created a video about their different experiences in the community. The video is now entered in a contest that we’re eagerly waiting to hear the results of. The Youth Project is a lifestyle [...]

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  • Together We Are Invincible – Highland Secondary Legacy Project 2012

    Sunday, September 9, 2012

    This was a very fulfilling project for me to work on with my good friend Tash Baycroft at Filter Studios and the students at Highland Secondary. The work speaks for itself and I am grateful to have been sought out to bring this project to fruition.

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  • A New Vid For Oyster River Enhancement Society

    Friday, June 8, 2012

    About 10 months ago I started shooting a video highlighting the volunteer activities at Oyster River Enhancement Society. Today I finished it. Let me know what you think. Bringing a river back to life is rewarding work. See what volunteer habitat managers are doing to promote healthy, sustainable life in the Oyster River area on [...]

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    FTC Freedom Fest 2012 at Ecole Robb Road

    Friday, April 20, 2012

    It’s not every day that you get to share the stage with one of your heros. This spring I had the indelible pleasure of speaking with Spencer West at Freedom Fest 2012 in Comox, British Columbia. The event was hosted by Girls Go Global (GGGs) and Comox Kids Make a True Difference, two groups that [...]

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  • The Road To Sparta: Day 1-60

    Saturday, March 17, 2012

    “For honour and glory!” Here is the first video journal on The Road To Sparta. A few reflections about my Titanium CrossFit training, motivations and progress. Be sure to join the http://facebook.com/TheRoadToSparta page and leave comments or video posts. A giant shout out to Titanium CrossFit and my trainer Marc Mazzocchi. I’d also like to [...]

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    Canadian High Schools Model United Nations 2012

    Monday, March 5, 2012

    I had the good fortune of chaperoning 12 students from Highland Senior Secondary’s Model United Nations Club this year to the Canadian High Schools Model United Nations (CAHSMUN) 2012 Conference. Over 700 students attended the three day conference (March 2-4, 2012) inside the Sheraton Wall Centre Hotel in Vancouver, BC. This was the first MUN [...]

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    I Received A Fantastic Letter Today

    Tuesday, January 17, 2012

    Today I received an amazing letter back from Lisa Chase, a Global Studies Teacher, at Mark R. Isfeld Secondary School in Courtenay, BC. I had given a 2.5 hour presentation to her class earlier in the week and she had some nice things to say that I think are worth sharing. If you teach in [...]

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  • CV Waste Management Centre Improvements & Demolition

    Friday, January 13, 2012

    On January 5, 2012 I took my camera to check out the improvements at Comox Valley Waste Management Centre and meet up with my friend Jon Isfeld. I got a showFor more information about the site and its programs click here.

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Oct
16

Comox Valley Affordable Housing Forum

The issue of affordable housing and homelessness is a growing concern in the Comox Valley.  I attended the Comox Valley Affordable Housing and Homelessness Community Forum on October 16th, 2013 that was hosted by the Comox Valley Housing Task Force. Municipal politicians, Area Directors, public administrators, non-profit groups, volunteers, Comox Valley residents and special guests [...]

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Jan
17

The Powerful Moments of We Can by Jesse Ruben

The best part of my job at zactv.com is being next to powerful moments on an almost daily basis. Today was no exception. École Puntledge Park Elementary and other schools in School District 71 run a program called I Can with students in grades 4 to 9. Each student devises their own goal to accomplish [...]

Read More
Oct
19

Healthy Communities Are Inclusive Communities

I had the great pleasure this month to work with a spirited group of young adults in the Comox Valley. Together we created a video about their different experiences in the community. The video is now entered in a contest that we’re eagerly waiting to hear the results of. The Youth Project is a lifestyle [...]

Read More
Sep
9

Together We Are Invincible – Highland Secondary Legacy Project 2012

This was a very fulfilling project for me to work on with my good friend Tash Baycroft at Filter Studios and the students at Highland Secondary. The work speaks for itself and I am grateful to have been sought out to bring this project to fruition.

Read More

Arts & Culture

Jan
17

The Powerful Moments of We Can by Jesse Ruben

The best part of my job at zactv.com is being next to powerful moments on an almost daily basis. Today was no exception. École Puntledge Park Elementary and other schools in School District 71 run a program called I Can with students in grades 4 to 9. Each student devises their own goal to accomplish [...]

Sep
9

Together We Are Invincible – Highland Secondary Legacy Project 2012

This was a very fulfilling project for me to work on with my good friend Tash Baycroft at Filter Studios and the students at Highland Secondary. The work speaks for itself and I am grateful to have been sought out to bring this project to fruition.

Jan
27

The Road To Sparta Begins

Join me as I set forth on a personal journey to put a check mark on my bucket list by becoming a warrior class athlete in 365 days. I’ll be joined by a whole host of characters from my community, primarily my personal trainer Marc Mazzocchi from Titanium Crossfit in Courtenay, BC, Canada. http://theroadtosparta.com and [...]

Dec
14

Four Reasons To Be At One With The Bus

There are many good reasons to ride the bus and commute on Comox Valley Transit. Learn the four biggest reasons in this video and keep it real in the Comox Valley.

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