The 2nd Annual GSPIA-NPSIA Cup took place on Saturday March 23rd and it was a great success! The competition was comprised of two events - a video game tournament at the Blurry Pixel, and a trivia competition at the Fox and Feather.
As another school year comes to an end, we thought it would be a good time to look back on what the GSPIA Alumni Network has been up to over the past year and give you a sense of what we have planned for the year ahead.
The recent edition of the University of Ottawa's Tabaret magazine features a GSPIA alumni, Peter Wright, and his work in conflict zones across the world.
'When he entered the darkened room crowded with machine-gun toting soldiers to confront their commander, Peter Wright became a little nervous.
It was June 2012. A few hours earlier, at the refugee camp where he worked, Wright was told three United Nations personnel had been arrested at a South Sudanese army checkpoint — and he was asked to help find them.'
You can read the full article by Bryan Demchinsky on the University of Ottawa's website.
We will soon be launching our new blog, with regular contributions from GSPIA Alumni Network Board members and special contributors.