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Nominate for Top 40 Under 40 2018

Nominations for 2018 close on April 30. For inspiration, take a look at the Class of 2017. From artists and bakers, to doctors and researchers, to entrepreneurs, engineers and inventors this group of Calgarians is moving the city forward.
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The 15-Year-Old Archer from Cochrane With an Incredible Story

Warren Collins has become an elite-level archery competitor in under three years, winning silver at last summer’s North American Indigenous Games.

Calgary Artist Nicole Wolf Captures Year-Long Trip in Her New Book Drawn Abroad

Over the course of her journey, she backpacked across 16 countries, volunteering with various non-profits. She helped those affected by Nepal’s earthquake, witnessed the attempted coup in Turkey and worked in refugee aid centres and refugee camps in Turkey and Greece.
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Work of Art: Mythopoet by Bee Kingdom

This glass sculpture features three stacked elements: a head-like base, a central rocket-bomb and a spruce tree.

9 Incredible Photographs of Wildlife In and Around Calgary

They are the winners of Calgary Wildlife Rehabilitation Society's Capture the Wild Photography Contest.
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Can Bears and Humans Safely Coexist in the Mountains?

Last summer, bear activity in the regional mountain areas resulted in several extended trail closures and one high-profile bear fatality, leaving wildlife experts wondering what measures may be required going forward to keep both bears and humans safe from each other.

Meet Rosemary Bacovsky, the Respected Gourmet Influencing Culinary Scenes Locally and Beyond

The respected gourmet and foodie’s foodie has travelled the world on culinary adventures, though she still has love for what’s cooking in kitchens on the local scene.
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Work of Art: Untitled, [Home Fire] by Tamara Lee-Anne Cardinal

This ephemeral piece of art is comprised of circular rock formations.

How the Tetra Society is Helping Calgarians with Disabilities

The Calgary chapter of the Tetra Society is a volunteer-run organization that creates assistive devices for people who are challenged with disabilities.
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Author Will Ferguson on His New Book, Calgary and Banana-Cream Pie

The Giller Prize-winning Calgary author's newest book, The Shoe on the Roof, was published this past October.

Curtis Manning Balances Life as a Doctor and Pro Lacrosse Player

This pro lacrosse player made it to the big leagues while still in medical school. He's still part of both the sport and medicine worlds, playing for the Calgary Roughnecks while working as a family doctor.
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Steve Rozitis on Building Guitars in Calgary

He's also a go-to guitar repairman in the city.

5 Hot Springs Within a Day’s Drive of Calgary

Soaking in an open-air hot spring on a snowy day is a classic Canadian experience.
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Precious Cargo: The Article That Evolved Into Craig Davidson's Book, a 2018 Canada Reads Contender

Before the debates take place, March 26 to 29, read this article that became a book about Davidson's lessons of a year on the road as a school bus driver.

When Calgary Has Beaver Problems, This is Who They Call

Local trapper Bill Abercrombie has been trapping in Alberta for nearly 50 years.

Calgary Students are Turning a Bridgeland Flyover Area Into an Engaging Urban Space

Last summer, the 4th Avenue flyover space featured a street mural and temporary patio furniture, ping pong tables and foosball tables. The plan is to eventually feature trees, a plaza, outdoor furniture, a boardwalk, play areas and a flood-mitigating rain garden.