10 at 10 aims to break the stereotypes surrounding the hip hop community in Calgary

10 at 10 aims to break the stereotypes surrounding the hip hop community in Calgary

When Beni Johnson moved to Calgary in 2005 he attended multiple events around the city that catered to the local hip-hop culture.

Initially Johnson noticed the misconceptions people had towards the local untapped musical culture of hip-hop in Calgary.

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Screenprinting takes time to put life on the page

A do-it-yourself mindset and artistic inkling sets screenprinting apart

With digital solutions replacing hands-on work more and more, some Calgarians still opt to get their hands dirty.

Karolina Gajewska does screenprinting (also known as silkscreening) part time at Burnt Toast Studios in Calgary’s Northeast.

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Blackfoot app developed in former residential school

Former student at Old Sun Residential School develops innovative teaching tool to preserve her language 

Produced by Trevor Solway 

Once forbidden to speak her native tongue, Residential school survivor, Dr. Vivian Ayoungman teaches the Blackfoot language in Siksika Nation at Old Sun Residential School through the app she developed to preserve her language.

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Breaking barriers for women and their bikes

TORCH Motorcycles is a company set to create a community of female moto-enthusiasts, whose bikes reflect their build.

Patti Derbyshire never imagined herself building motorcycles for women, but the lack of bikes not marketed or built for women’s bodies inspired a venture into creating a company that would be the first to handle these issues.

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