Oct 5, 2012 | 1:44Lifestyle Human Library Project: Sabeera Azhar Audio
Lifestyle Human Library Project: Sabeera Azhar Oct 5, 2012 | 1:44For a time, Sabeera was the only girl at her current school to wear the hijab. Now seventeen, Sabeera says she's become used to strange looks, questions, and sometimes hurtful comments. But wearing the hijab is her choice.
Oct 5, 2012 | 2:30Lifestyle Human Library Project: Chantal Brochu Audio
Lifestyle Human Library Project: Chantal Brochu Oct 5, 2012 | 2:30In her job as a litigation lawyer, Chantal is often the face of insurance companies. Most of her work involves cases of personal injury. She says it can be tough to be a young woman in law - still a man's world. Last year Chantal was named one of the city's top 40 under 40.
Oct 5, 2012 | 2:02Lifestyle Human Library Project: Stefani Donahue Audio
Lifestyle Human Library Project: Stefani Donahue Oct 5, 2012 | 2:02Stefani got her first tattoo when she was 18, much to her mother's dismay. That first taste of ink set her on an unexpected career path. She's now an apprentice at High Tide Tatoo Parlour in Thunder Bay. At the same time she's pursuing her art degree at Lakehead University.
Jan 16, 2013 | 1:57News Human Library Project: Collin Graham, Thunder Bay Audio
News Human Library Project: Collin Graham, Thunder Bay Jan 16, 2013 | 1:57Onstage, Collin Graham becomes Paloma Marquez - an institution on the Thunder Bay drag scene. He first hit the stage as a teen, after a friend suggested he enter a competition. Collin won that competition, and he's been performing ever since.
Jan 16, 2013 | 2:34News Human Library Project: Reena Legarde, Thunder Bay Audio
News Human Library Project: Reena Legarde, Thunder Bay Jan 16, 2013 | 2:34Well known for her leadership, and community involvement, Reena Legarde understands the challenges facing Aboriginal Youth. Reena is part of the Youth Advisory Committee of Thunder Bay's Urban Aboriginal Strategy. She's also involved in efforts to combat substance abuse and serves as chair of the regional chapter of Canadian Students for Sensible Drug Policy. Reena also works in the community with youth on probation.