‘Place’ through your eyes

‘Place’ through your eyes by Christepher Wee February 1, 2017 UL11 Fieldnotes 3 Seeing ‘place’ through their eyes and experiences is my third fieldnotes. The past two weeks, my classmates and fellow educators shared what ‘place’ means to them. I decided to look at ‘place’ through their eyes by revisiting their ‘place’, re-creating ‘place’, and reconnecting with ‘place.’ I walked… Read more →

‘Place,’ a premise for change.

‘Place,’ a premise for change. Written by Christepher Wee January 17, 2017 Fieldnotes 1   The definition and notion of ‘place’ changed for me profoundly in 2014 when I was introduced to Rainbow Refugee Society, an organization that supports and advocates for LGBTQ+ refugees who are seeking asylum in Canada, particularly in Greater Vancouver. New revelations of ‘place’ through working… Read more →

Personal Positive Change

  Let the triumphs and victories in our communities stem from our collective personal positive change.   #婚姻平權 #修改民法972 #愛不分異同#台灣 #王崇偉 #loveislove #samesexmarriage #humanrights #equality #loveknowsonlytheheart #inspiretoempower #wee #christepherwee #spiritofgiving #actsofkindness #rak #love #compassion #respect #unity #buildingcommunity #doyou #beyou #personalpositivechange #OUTShine2017 #Audace2017 #refugees #refugeecrisis #refugeeswelcome #fortmcmurray #westandwithorlando #pulse #niceparis #stopwar #nurturepeace #buidlingcommunity #givingbacktoourcommunity #bethechangeinyou #individualchange #education #collectiveefforts #truenorthstrongandfree #canada Read more →

OUTShine 2017 – Audace 2017

Hey folks, it’s time to start getting excited about OUTShine 2017! April 28 – 30, 2017 is going to be a jam-packed and exciting weekend for LGBTQI2S high school students and educators! Save the date and start planning your group’s trip today! You can RSVP at http://Outshine.Egale.ca to receive more info. This year we have two days of powerful and informative workshops, live music, panel discussions, a resource fair, and of… Read more →

OUTShine 2017 to be held in Windsor, Ontario from April 28 – 30, 2017.

” “OUTShine is a three-day summit that brings LGBTQI2S and ally secondary school youth together with educators and community members to discuss what is happening in their schools, share resources and experiences, network, have fun, and celebrate LGBTQI2S identities. OUTShine combines educational sessions and social experiences, offering both combined and separate programming for youth and educators. With over fifty unique… Read more →

Pulse by Christepher Wee

Pulse. The rhythmic vibration of our existence, Surge of energy that propel through our beings, Drumming heard through our blood, Lives that echo in that pulsating beat and thump. In peace and recovery, the fallen of Pulse, We pray for you, Stand by you, Walk with you. United by the same red in us, Pulse that breaths through us, Colours… Read more →

A Race Forward Future

Thank-you to PSAC for inviting me to speak at your BC Regional Conference for Racially Visible Members. It was such an honour to speak to your theme “Race Forward: Our Union, Our Community, Our Future!”   Dialogue is the beginning of understanding and fostering respect. Dialogue leads to strategizing and mobilizing initiatives to bridge and build knowledge, understanding, and the… Read more →