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6 results with Category: The Calgary Expo
Apr 23, 2014
It's that time of year, folks! Our plucky little convention is about to take place and excitement is filling the Calgary skyline!Please take a moment to watch this EXPOsure episode as we discuss the issue of sexual harassment, and what resources are available to you should you feel harassed. Thanks to CCASA (Calgary Communities Against Sexual Abuse), Calgary Sexual Health, and CPS for...

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Apr 14, 2014 by Emily Expo
Our partners at AARCS were generous enough to let us take an inside look into their organization, play with some puppies, and cuddle some cats.  Check out Episode 1 of our EXPOsure series to find out how you can be a part of this amazing organization! Click here to check it out! 

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Feb 25, 2014 by Emily Expo
Last week, we read an opinion article published by the Calgary Herald by a writer named Mr. Kevin Brooker regarding his personal opinions on attending conventions or similar events for the purpose of seeing/meeting celebrities. I felt that Mr. Brooker could do with some more information regarding Comic-con style events before making judgments, thus this post was created. If you'd like to...

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Feb 20, 2014 by Emily Expo
Here we are ladies and gents, on the verge of another amazing year at the Calgary Expo.  The line-up is coming along rather nicely, with a fair-few marvelous surprises yet to come, and the Internet is buzzing about parades, contests, costumes, guests, comics, and more. Pretty soon, more than 60,000 people will descend upon the Stampede Grounds, cramming a life-time dreams and expectations...

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Jul 18, 2012 by Emily Expo
San Diego Comic-Con, a veritable mecca for all things nerd, was a sight to behold.  My expectations of a global geek phenomenon were certainly exceeded as I joined 150,000 other genre-enthusiasts to celebrate comics, pop culture, the performing arts, animation, and everything in between everything else.Saying that it's big would be an understatement...As glorious as it was to experience...

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Jun 17, 2012 by Emily Expo
I was the ugly girl. I was the ugly girl and that’s the way that it was back then.  There was little room for grace when it came to the ugly girl.  She would be the one to blame, she would be the one to suffer the consequences for her ugliness – the consequences inflicted by others because they had created the playground hierarchy and in that hierarchy they were the judges....

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