News and events for the Bay Area Canadian community
An item from one of our fellow Canadian organizations in the Bay Area.
No surprise here, but it looks as though the Digital Moose Lounge will continue with our virtual offerings for at least the first half of 2021. Make sure you are following us on social media to get current updates, in addition to keeping up with our monthly newsletter.
In this update:
🧳 It’s 2021 and we’re still talking COVID and border crossings. Join the DML and the Consulate on Thursday, March 4th.
🪑 The DML’s new Chair! Board of Directors update.
Canadian happenings in the Bay Area
🛒 #ShopSmallBayArea – Support Canadian owned/managed/affiliated small businesses.
Please join us for an important conversation about the extension of border closure regulations. This is an open format community discussion & opportunity to have your questions answered.
Veuillez vous joindre à nous pour une conversation importante sur l’extension des règlements sur la fermeture des frontières. Il s’agit d’une discussion communautaire ouverte et d’une opportunité de répondre à vos questions.
Our panel includes: > Rana Sarkar, Consul General of Canada for Northern California & Hawaii > Marni Kellison, Senior Consular Officer > Pavan Dhillon, Founder & Principal Attorney, Dhillon Immigration Law > Shauna Chevalier, Liaison Officer, Canada Border Services Agency
The Black Experience in Canada & US: A Discussion with Debra Thompson Wednesday, February 24
Tune in for an important conversation on the Black Experience in Canada and the U.S. between Consul General Rana Sarkar and Debra Thompson, Associate Professor & Canada Research Chair in Racial Inequalities in Democratic Societies at McGill University.
Through this event, we hope to generate insights into how both social practices and government policies can be employed to combat racism, foster equitable innovation, and ultimately produce outputs that are representative of society.