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Aviva Cohen

Freelance writer

Freelance writer
Drawing Inspiration From 100 Days Of

Drawing Inspiration From 100 Days Of Makeup

100 Days of Makeup (#100daysofmakeup) is an Instagram challenge designed for makeup artists to showcase their skills. The goal may sound simple but artists must post interesting and creative makeup pictures or videos for 100 consecutive days.
11/12/2015 02:45 EST
Paul McCartney Shows No Signs of Slowing Down in

Paul McCartney Shows No Signs of Slowing Down in Toronto

I have been to the Air Canada Centre (ACC) countless times for sold out sporting events and big ticket concerts. Never have I experienced mayhem in the hallways like I did at Sir Paul McCartney's sold out Out There tour in Toronto.
10/21/2015 04:53 EDT
Celebrating Two Decades of Hanson, the Boy Band I Grew Up

Celebrating Two Decades of Hanson, the Boy Band I Grew Up With

The first concert I ever attended was at the Molson Canadian Amphitheatre in the summer of 1998. Hanson was making their Toronto debut as part of the band's inaugural Albertane tour. I proudly memorized every song on that neon orange <em>Middle of Nowhere</em> CD. Fast forward two decades. Hanson is currently gearing up to embark on their 13th tour.
10/03/2015 08:23 EDT
For Some of Canada's Best Female Athletes, Look to the

For Some of Canada's Best Female Athletes, Look to the Ice

In less than 10 years, the Canadian Women's Hockey League (CWHL) has established itself as a premiere hockey organization for female athletes in North America. The CWHL doesn't just provide all-star level competition for elite players on the ice. The league focuses off ice on developing female leaders who contribute to the sport in community fundraising events, management and coaching roles.
09/21/2015 05:12 EDT
Friends: The One with No

Friends: The One with No Reboot

Do not adjust your television set. With the ever growing list of TV shows that are being remade or rebooted, it appears as
07/21/2015 10:49 EDT
Shame on UCLA for Declining Donald Sterling's

Shame on UCLA for Declining Donald Sterling's Money

Following the controversy surrounding Donald Sterling's insensitive racial comments, in what seemed like a hasty move, UCLA announced its decision to return the $3 million pledge, after having accepted it. Instead, the university could have used the money as an opportunity to promote the need for funding of underfunded basic kidney research.
05/09/2014 06:25 EDT
The Police's Andy Summers Returns to

The Police's Andy Summers Returns to Rock

Renowned rock and roll guitarist Andy Summers and singer songwriter Rob Giles released their new rock album titled<em> Circus Hero</em> on Tuesday, March 25, 2014. The duo teamed up in California last year to form Circa Zero and produce the band's inaugural album.
03/26/2014 12:14 EDT
Green Lantern, Hornet and Arrow: Canadians Make Great Super

Green Lantern, Hornet and Arrow: Canadians Make Great Super Heroes

Canadian actors Ryan Reynolds, Seth Rogen, and Stephen Amell have much in common. The former Sexiest Man Alive, funny man and newcomer have each proven that they know how to fight off villains as the notorious super heroes the Green Lantern, Green Hornet, and Green Arrow.
03/27/2013 05:44 EDT
I've Got Experience. I've Got Degrees. I've Got No

I've Got Experience. I've Got Degrees. I've Got No Job.

<img alt="2013-03-27-GenerationJobless.jpg" src="http://images.huffingtonpost.com/2013-03-27-GenerationJobless.jpg" width="300" height="75" /> I live in Toronto, and have been looking for work since October 2012. At almost every interview I attend, the hiring manager explains that over 80 applications for the position have been received. On LinkedIN, some social media and web design jobs have over 150 applications submitted per job within a three to five day period.
03/27/2013 02:35 EDT
The Music of

The Music of "Modern Family": An Interview With Gabriel Mann

Returning with a new episode next week after its mid season hiatus, ABC's Emmy award-winning comedy <em>Modern Family</em> is arguably one of the most popular shows on television. Here's my interview with <em>Modern Family</em> composer Gabriel Mann.
03/21/2013 12:25 EDT
Warner Bros. Should Fund the

Warner Bros. Should Fund the "Veronica Mars" Film, Not Fans

<em>Veronica Mars</em> television series creator Rob Thomas and series star Kristen Bell began a Kickstarter fundraising campaign that would guarantee production and distribution of a movie if at least $2 million is collected from the public by April 12. Why should fans be asked to fund this specific project when Warner Bros. likely has money in the bank to produce the film themselves?
03/13/2013 05:12 EDT