Claire Penhorwood is a recent graduate from Ryerson University's undergraduate Journalism program. She is currently working as a media intern for an advertising firm in Toronto. Claire has written for publications such as cbc.ca, CanadianLiving.ca, and 29secrets.com. She was born in Toronto but moved overseas when she was 10-years old. Living in Beijing, China for a year and London, England, she gained a wealth of cultural knowledge and experiences that have influenced her life and writing.
For my fiancé and I, the challenge is not planning our perfect day surrounded by our friends and family. The challenge is maneuvering our way through the bureaucracy of Canadian and American immigration, with the hopes of calling the same place home sooner rather than later.
Whenever someone asks me, "Where did you grow up?", I take a deep breath and usually say, "It's a long story... do you have
08/17/2011 04:22 EDT
If I had to venture a guess as to how many journalists have had to defend themselves -- and their professions -- to someone
07/15/2011 10:02 EDT
Sitting in my online journalism class, in my second year of my journalism degree at Ryerson University in Toronto, I am told
07/04/2011 02:24 EDT
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