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Wednesday March 31, 2010
Youth Delegates to G8/G20 Summit

Global Vision is recruiting Canadian youth ages 16 to 24 to particpate as Youth Delegates in 17 cities across Canada to learn more about the issues in the G8 and G20 Summits.  Participants will learn about the summit process, work in teams to discuss summit issues and learn more about Canada’s role as G8 President.…

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Wednesday January 27, 2010
Olympic Spirit

The countdown is on to the February 12 opening of the 2010 Vancouver Winter Olympics.  Schools, worldwide, will be using the Olympics as teachable moments to youth.  The Students LIVE! program has 24 Vancouver-area students attending the Olympics and share their experiences via social media. (Follow them on Twitter: @studentslive, check for their YouTube videos tagged:…

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Tuesday December 22, 2009
Come Alive

“Don’t ask yourself what the world needs; ask yourself what makes you come alive and then do that. Because what the world needs is people who have come alive.” –Harold Whitman Youth can be most effective…most engaged…most excited – when they have a passion for what they are doing.  What makes you come alive?  Is…

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Tuesday November 3, 2009
Top 20 Under 20

Applications are now available for the 2010 Top 20 Under 20 Award recipients attend a Leadership Summit along with receiving year long mentorship program. Founded by Youth In Motion, this is a unique awards program for youth. If you are, or know of a, innovative Canadian youth who is interested in leadership, mentorship and achievement…then…

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Tuesday September 29, 2009
Involving Youth in Decision-Making

How does an organization or group involve youth in decision-making? This boils down to how to engage, inspire and retain the youth in the organization’s activities. A source for guidance on this topic comes from 14Points to Successfully Involving Young People in Organizational Decision Making. The points for this list originate with Youth on Board…

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Thursday August 27, 2009
The Popularity Contest of Facebook and Youth

University of Guelph psychologists have done a study on youth and Facebook and have come to the conclusion that youth are driven to be popular on the addictive social media tool. The study by psychology graduate students Emily Christofides and Amy Muise was published in the journal CyberPsychology and Behaviour in June. The thing is…

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Are you interested in engaging youth? Visit my website: www.michelledagnino.com for resources and seminar information on how to connect with youth.


As a social entrepreneur, author, speaker and consultant, Michelle works with individuals and organizations across the country and internationally to educate, inspire change and create educational and outreach programs that support the community.


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