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Author Profile | Lisa Delorme Meiler

Reconciliation Lives Here

Reconciliation Lives Here

When Maclean’s magazine dubbed Winnipeg “Canada’s Most Racist City” in 2015, Winnipeggers were shocked. But rather than acting defensively, the community took action to tackle the huge issue of healing and reconciling Canada’s relationship with Indigenous peoples. Mayor Brian Bowman declared 2016 the “Year of Reconciliation”, and institutions and community-based organizations alike increased their efforts […]

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Culinary Art students, Alex Wong and Nicole Boudreau, were chosen to be the first Canadians to attend an intensive four-month culinary training program in France.

Red River College Culinary Arts Students Journey to France

Red River College Culinary Arts students, Alex Wong and Nicole Boudreau, were chosen to be the first Canadians to attend an intensive four-month culinary training program in France. Red River College’s Culinary Arts Program held a competition for 2nd year students to earn the opportunity to learn from the best, at Institut Paul Bocuse. Alex and Nicole were awarded the grand […]

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6 tips to have an enjoyable folk festival

6 Tips for First-Time Folkies

Don’t you simply buy a ticket and go? As I found out, this is not really the case. There are some things you need to do to have a memorable and enjoyable Folk Fest experience. 1.      Understand the Etiquette Surprisingly, there is quite a bit of etiquette to learn. Two of the main protocols are […]

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First time experience at the Winnipeg Folk Festival

Winnipeg Folk Festival: My First Folkie Experience

Every year, I hear many people buzzing about Winnipeg Folk Festival, a large music festival just outside of Winnipeg. Plans are made all throughout the year by “folkies” far and wide to attend, then they disappear for five days in July. So a few years ago I decided to see what all the excitement was about. I attended […]

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