• Growing Together

    Growing Together

    Charlene and Emmanuel Anom bring together the best elements of their culture!

  • On her own terms

    On her own terms

    After tragedy ripped her family apart, Patricia Chareka built a life for herself based on hard work, resilience, and creativity!

  • It’s our village

    It’s our village

    Newcomers have a unique opportunity to fuse the cultures of Canada and their homelands into something greater!

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It’s our village

Chicken with a Twist

Beauty in the beat

Sharing fiery flavours

For Goodness’ sake

By the numbers

Working her way up

The numbers game

A taste of the good life

Articles

Land of opportunity

Immigrants to Nova Scotia are leading their counterparts across the country when it comes to creating jobs and making money The most recent Pathways to Prosperity report shows that immigrants are doing well economically in Nova Scotia. “This report shows it’s time to start busting myths,” says Howard Ramos, a …

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Seeing the person

In order to create a more inclusive and diverse Halifax, Ann Divine says individuals first need to look inward and recognize their own biases and presumptions about each other. “We have all of these [inclusive] policies and practices in our workplaces, but we have not checked ourselves internally and thought …

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Where the world gathers

The Seaport Farmers’ Market brings vendors from all origins together, offering an example for Halifax to follow   The stately Regal Princess glides alongside the Halifax pier. At first, the leviathan is silent and still. Soon, its passengers begin filing down the gangway. It disgorges brightly dressed Americans, elderly couples, …

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Faces of Halifax

Every fall, Halifax’s universities welcome students from around the globe. For each student, Halifax offers a different experience. In this issue, our writer talks with seven about what brought them here, and what their futures might hold. ALI BALA Libya Mount Saint Vincent University Masters in Teaching English as a …

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One year in

Thank you. This issue marks one year of publishing for My Halifax Experience. We couldn’t have reached this milestone without you, our readers. Since launching in early 2016, we’ve been blessed to be able to bring you the stories of the many new Canadians and international students who have chosen …

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