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The Women’s Movement Marches On

by Monika Viktorova Photography courtesy of Lindsey Catherine Photo + Media. A Multi-Million March On January 21, 2017, a historic Women’s March on Washington turned out crowds, by some estimates, three times that of the Inauguration of the 45th President of the United States the day prior. Over 3.3 million people marched in the US alone, with estimates up to four million globally.  Hundreds of sister … Continue reading The Women’s Movement Marches On

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The Outliner: A Beginner’s Guide to Abstraction (Review)

by Monika Viktorova Mascall Dance’s The Outliner, a performance comprising eight movements, transports us on an immersive, ethereal and, at times, incongruous journey. The dancers, sets, music and costume-prop hybrids combine to tell stories of metamorphosis, of change, of temporality, and of legacy. The first disclaimer for this review is that dance is evocative in a way that is incompletely captured by language. The second … Continue reading The Outliner: A Beginner’s Guide to Abstraction (Review)

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Struggling for Recognition

by Neil Van Horne Finding meaningful work in Canada is especially challenging for refugees As of 2013, more than four in five Canadians believed multiculturalism was a collectively shared value, according to Statistics Canada. It is seen as part of the fabric of our Canadian identity. But it is all too familiar to meet an immigrant who is working well below what their capabilities are … Continue reading Struggling for Recognition

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50 MORE First Dates … in #YEG

by Zosia Czarnecka & Sanaa Humayun Three years ago, one of our former Editors-in-Chief, Blue Knox, published a fantastic list of 50(ish) First Dates in Edmonton. The list has grown so popular over the years that we’ve decided to create a follow up list of 50 more dates! Most of these are focused on winter activities … but we’ve thrown in a few of our … Continue reading 50 MORE First Dates … in #YEG

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Welcome Back to The Wanderer!

by Zosia Czarnecka I am incredibly excited to introduce you to our new team, and our new format. To mark our fifth year anniversary, we have revolutionized the magazine, restructured our team, changed our layout, and revised our vision. We are excited to bring back the original vision of The Wanderer: the voice of young adults in Edmonton. For months, I have dreamed of transforming … Continue reading Welcome Back to The Wanderer!

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Thank You for a Wanderful Year | By Nikita-Kiran Singh

Of all the emotions, nostalgia may be one of the most multifaceted – it can create a strange combination of happiness and sadness, lull you into a sense of un-belonging, or even make you long for a time mistaken to be ideal.  I think that in its best form, nostalgia empowers you to be forward-looking and inspires reflection on how you’ve grown; this is how I feel … Continue reading Thank You for a Wanderful Year | By Nikita-Kiran Singh

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Accepting Applications: 2016/17 Editorial Team | The Wanderer Online

We’re excited to announce that we are officially accepting applications for our 2016/2017 Wanderer Online team including content editors, managing editors, visual editors, and marketing and communications ninjas! If you’re a university student or recent graduate who cares about Edmonton’s direction as a global city, we strongly encourage you to apply. The Wanderer is committed to producing bold, thought-provoking and contemporary content; we empower writers, photographers, videographers and … Continue reading Accepting Applications: 2016/17 Editorial Team | The Wanderer Online