MEDIA ENGAGEMENTS

Q&A with University of Guelph on my time at U of G as an undergraduate student.
Q&A with University of Guelph on my time at U of G as an undergraduate student.

University of Guelph

25 Under 25 Startup Changemaker -  What five founders from Starfish’s Top 25 Under 25 are doing to drive change across Canada and what they recommend for young change-makers
25 Under 25 Startup Changemaker - What five founders from Starfish’s Top 25 Under 25 are doing to drive change across Canada and what they recommend for young change-makers

The Starfish, 2021

6 big ideas to modernize Canada's charitable and non-profit sector
6 big ideas to modernize Canada's charitable and non-profit sector

Future of Good, 2021

Interviewed on CBC KW about the non-profit I helped found, missINFORMED, an online platform that helps women and gender-diverse people with scientifically-backed answers to health-related questions.
Interviewed on CBC KW about the non-profit I helped found, missINFORMED, an online platform that helps women and gender-diverse people with scientifically-backed answers to health-related questions.

CBC News (May 2021)

Interviewed live on CTV News by Your Morning show host, Anne Marie Mediwake, as part of their Young Canadian Difference Makers segment during Asian Heritage Month.
Interviewed live on CTV News by Your Morning show host, Anne Marie Mediwake, as part of their Young Canadian Difference Makers segment during Asian Heritage Month.

CTV News

Profiled in CTV News in article entitled, "This environmentalist is shaking up how young Canadians tackle climate change".
Profiled in CTV News in article entitled, "This environmentalist is shaking up how young Canadians tackle climate change".

CTV News (May 4, 2021)

Profiled in University of Guelph's Portico Magazine in an article titled, "U OF G GRADS AIM TO SPARK ACTION ON CLIMATE JUSTICE AMONG YOUNG PEOPLE"
Profiled in University of Guelph's Portico Magazine in an article titled, "U OF G GRADS AIM TO SPARK ACTION ON CLIMATE JUSTICE AMONG YOUNG PEOPLE"

Portico Magazine, University of Guelph

Guest on "Ep 1: troublesome twos & pivoting towards climate justice" of the podcast, Establish. 

EPISODE DESCRIPTION: This first episode of Establish brings us and our listeners together for a frank conversation about youth climate justice activism and shares a sneak peek of some exciting new projects we have coming your way.
Guest on "Ep 1: troublesome twos & pivoting towards climate justice" of the podcast, Establish.

EPISODE DESCRIPTION: This first episode of Establish brings us and our listeners together for a frank conversation about youth climate justice activism and shares a sneak peek of some exciting new projects we have coming your way.

Shake Up The Establishment's Podcast, Establish

"SCORECARD: DOES BUDGET 2021 GIVE US THE SOCIAL SAFETY NET WE NEED? SOCIAL IMPACT LEADERS WEIGH IN"
"SCORECARD: DOES BUDGET 2021 GIVE US THE SOCIAL SAFETY NET WE NEED? SOCIAL IMPACT LEADERS WEIGH IN"

Future of Good (2021)

"ACTIVISTS SAY CLIMATE JUSTICE IS THE NEW CLIMATE ACTION. HERE’S WHAT THAT MEANS — AND HOW TO SWITCH."

Article chronicling how I transitioned my organization, Shake Up The Establishment, from being climate action-oriented to centring climate justice, and how enablers of change can focus efforts to support young leaders in this movement
"ACTIVISTS SAY CLIMATE JUSTICE IS THE NEW CLIMATE ACTION. HERE’S WHAT THAT MEANS — AND HOW TO SWITCH."

Article chronicling how I transitioned my organization, Shake Up The Establishment, from being climate action-oriented to centring climate justice, and how enablers of change can focus efforts to support young leaders in this movement

Future of Good (2021)

"Broad-spectrum of groups welcome federal vote on environmental racism bill" 

Signatory in support of Bill C-230, and quoted alongside fellow members of the National Anti-Environmental Racism Coalition.
"Broad-spectrum of groups welcome federal vote on environmental racism bill"

Signatory in support of Bill C-230, and quoted alongside fellow members of the National Anti-Environmental Racism Coalition.

Environmental Defence / National Anti-Environmental Racism Coalition

Young health researcher wants to shake up how we view climate change (Profile)
Young health researcher wants to shake up how we view climate change (Profile)

National Observer

Local climate advocates in solidarity with Disha Ravi (Hindi/Punjabi video)
Local climate advocates in solidarity with Disha Ravi (Hindi/Punjabi video)

Omni News

Local climate advocates in solidarity with Disha Ravi (EN clip)
Local climate advocates in solidarity with Disha Ravi (EN clip)

Omni Television

Statement of Recognition entitled, "Master's student named one of Top 25 Environmentalists Under 25"
Statement of Recognition entitled, "Master's student named one of Top 25 Environmentalists Under 25"

University of Waterloo's Faculty of Applied Health Sciences (2020)

Mentioned in article entitled, "BIPOC Women in Sustainability"
Mentioned in article entitled, "BIPOC Women in Sustainability"

Sustainability in Business Laurier, Laurier University

Recognized as one of Canada's Top 25 Under 25 Environmentalists
Recognized as one of Canada's Top 25 Under 25 Environmentalists

The Starfish (2020)

Endorsed establishment of National Anti-Environmental Racism Strategy (Bill C-230) with Dr. Ingrid Waldron (The ENRICH Project) and Naolo Charles (Black Environmentalists Initiative)
Endorsed establishment of National Anti-Environmental Racism Strategy (Bill C-230) with Dr. Ingrid Waldron (The ENRICH Project) and Naolo Charles (Black Environmentalists Initiative)

Nova Scotia Advocate (2020)

Interdisciplinary Centre on Climate Change (IC3) Recognizes 30 under 30 Award Accomplishment
Interdisciplinary Centre on Climate Change (IC3) Recognizes 30 under 30 Award Accomplishment

University of Waterloo (2020)

Recognized as one of Canada’s Top 30 Under 30 Sustainability Leaders
Recognized as one of Canada’s Top 30 Under 30 Sustainability Leaders

Corporate Knights (2020)

Speech at Climate Strike 2020 in Toronto, Ontario
Speech at Climate Strike 2020 in Toronto, Ontario

Organized by Fridays for Future Toronto (2020)

Mentioned in article entitled, "9 Inspiring Women Protecting Our Environment"
Mentioned in article entitled, "9 Inspiring Women Protecting Our Environment"

Canadian Parks and Wilderness Society Ottawa Valley Chapter

Interview on Climate Strike 2020
Interview on Climate Strike 2020

National Observer (2020)

Globe Climate Newsletter - Profile as Youth Climate Leader in Canada
Globe Climate Newsletter - Profile as Youth Climate Leader in Canada

Globe & Mail (2020)

Interviewed for a featured profile entitled, "Shake Up The Establishment - Helping voters become informed on climate change issues"
Interviewed for a featured profile entitled, "Shake Up The Establishment - Helping voters become informed on climate change issues"

THIS Magazine (2019)

Interviewed on podcast alongside MP Catherine McKenna (Environment and Climate Change Minister), Opposition Minister, and representatives from the other parties
Interviewed on podcast alongside MP Catherine McKenna (Environment and Climate Change Minister), Opposition Minister, and representatives from the other parties

Unpublished.Ottawa (2019)

Interviewed on podcast on episode entitled, "Climate Change and Canadian Politics (Feat. Shake up the Establishment)"
Interviewed on podcast on episode entitled, "Climate Change and Canadian Politics (Feat. Shake up the Establishment)"

Our Climate, Our Challenge (2019)

Interviewed for a feature article entitled, "Young Canadians launch website tracking climate commitments of federal parties"
Interviewed for a feature article entitled, "Young Canadians launch website tracking climate commitments of federal parties"

National Observer (2019)

Interview on Menstrual Hygiene Products Drive (Organized as President of Guelph chapter of Oxfam)
Interview on Menstrual Hygiene Products Drive (Organized as President of Guelph chapter of Oxfam)

The Ontarion (2018)