SUPPORTING LOCAL TECH STARTUPS

Windsor has the potential to be an important player in the technology industry. This past weekend we held a computer coding competition for programming students from the St. Clair College and the University of Windsor that was covered by the Windsor Star.  Click here: article. The students had

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SUPPORTING ABORIGINAL YOUTH ENTREPRENEURS

Dave Hall from the Windsor Star wrote an excellent article today about our program Supporting Aboriginal Youth Entrepreneurs in Windsor and Essex (SAYEWE). See here: http://blogs.windsorstar.com/2013/10/17/aboriginal-entrepreneurs-growing-getting-support/ This program provides twenty Aboriginal

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GIRLS, SKILLED TRADES & STEM

I spent an evening today with the WE Succeed Youth Leadership Council made up of young women ages 18-25 who are breaking down barriers that prevent them from entering Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) as well as the skilled trades. One of the reasons I am so passionate

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AUTOMATIC SPRINKLERS IN NURSING HOMES

I emailed Windsor Fire Chief Bruce Montone a question about which nursing homes in Windsor (and in particular Ward 7) had automatic sprinkler systems, since only recently did the Ontario government make them mandatory for all nursing homes. Even though the Fire Chief has his hands full with

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