UBC academic Leonora Angeles  in an evening with changemakers
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UBC academic Leonora Angeles in an evening with changemakers

In recognition of this year’s International Women’s Day and the International Day for the Elimination of Racism, the University of British Columbia’s Equity and Inclusion office, together with the alumni UBC, organized an evening of inspirational engagement featuring four women changemakers in British Columbia.

Mike Fuentespina: A Canadian Filipino’s Road to the Invictus Games

Mike Fuentespina: A Canadian Filipino’s Road to the Invictus Games
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It is one thing to have a war hero in your family and another to be one yourself. Mike Fuentespina is both that as well as a Team Canada member in this year’s Invictus Games held in Toronto from September 23 to September 30, finishing a respectable fifth place in the men’s road cycling criterium event. Like all participants in the Paralympic-style sporting event, Fuentespina is a wounded warrior.