Tag Archives: happiness

Toot-Toot!! We’re making waves!

Generative Journalism Co-op Energizing New Talent

Hope and possibility is stirring in Calgary as a Generative Journalism co-op called NewScoop YYC draws an array of new talent sensing a life-giving space in which to step into their gifts and animate a new story for their city and society.

“What’s energizing me is this different approach to writing stories,” says Tamara Lee, who connected with NewScoop several months ago. She brings an eclectic mix of gifts — technical writing, placemaking artistry and a degree in biochemistry. Tamara says she’s especially drawn to the idea of creating news in a way that is generative — where the story-gathering process itself sparks new possibilities for her community.

Economy of happiness

Economy of well-being for Alberta

Economics of Happiness author Mark Anielski delivered a keynote address (Building a new economy of well-being for Alberta) during the 2020 Vision for Humanity Symposium in Calgary on March 31, 2016. NewScoop Sarah Arthurs caught up with Mark after his talk.