About PierreWhat does a User eXperience designer do from 9 to 5? Well a lot of things! Most of the time I act as a webmaster because I have the full range of skills to run online projects, but my passion is to look at current & future user experiences to figure out how we can improve it. I'm also a Wordpress Web Application & WorkFlow Process Developer.
Please join us on Friday, June 30th from 5pm-7pm at the Newcomer Youth Centre (1800 Bank St, 3rd floor) for a fun night of newcomer youth art and sharing. The event is open to all ages and will be a great time to kick off the summer!
Documentary Screening: 19 Days following the story of several families during the first 19 days in Canada. Please join us on Tuesday, June 20th from 6pm-9pm at OCISO (945 Wellington St W, 1st Floor) with Guest appearance from the director of the documentary.
This year’s WOW (Welcoming Ottawa Week) will be happening from June 20 to June 30. OCISO will host 4 exciting events!
2017 Mentorship Collaborative Fair 2017 Mentorship Collaborative Fair Jun 22th , Thu. 10:00 am – 3:00 pm 945 Wellington West, Ottawa
“Who is these people?” asks my 6 year old. “A family – remember the family we talked about?” “From Serious?” “Syria, honey. They escaped their country because of war. Lots of people were scared and they left – their home, their friends...” “Their toys?” “Yes. Everything. They moved to Canada to feel safe and find [...]
“What do you think about volunteering with OCISO?” “Wha? Wait...who?” “Uuuhhhh Ottawa Community Immigrant Services Organization. They’re matching Canadians with the refugee community to help them learn English, Canadian Culture, make connections, stuff like that.” Immediately, images flash like gunfire...tears streaming down terrorized faces, hungry children, fleeing pregnant women, desperate fathers, an elderly man sitting [...]