I am an Indigenous woman working towards a career in media and journalism. I grew up in Kikino, AB which is one of eight recognized Metis settlements in Alberta. I now live in Vancouver BC, and am attending the British Columbia Institute of Technology for a diploma in Broadcast and Online Journalism.
I disagree with the media narratives regarding Indigenous peoples and hopes to contribute to positive and healthy representation! I know that this is easier said than done but more work needs to be put into ensuring equality for ALL people living in Canada.
The online and broadcast journalism program has given me so much