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Youth Speak News Team 2016-2017

  • August 18, 2016

The Catholic Register is pleased to introduce our new Youth Speak News team for 2016-2017. These 12 young people were selected from a very qualified number of applicants to The Register’s successful YSN program.

Rebecca Atkinson web

Rebecca Atkinson
Age: 20
Hometown: Ottawa, Ont.
Education: First-year journalism student at Algonquin College.

Breanna Azevedo web

Breanne Azevedo
Age: 17
Hometown: Mississauga, Ont.
Education: Grade 12 student at Holy Name of Mary College School.

Emily Barber web

Emily Barber
Age: 17
Hometown: Toronto, Ont.
Education: Grade 12 student at Father John Redmond Catholic Secondary School.

Vanessa Chan web

Vanessa Chan
Age: 24
Hometown: Markham, Ont.
Education: Second-year PhD candidate at University of Toronto.

Elizabeth Chelmecki web

Elizabeth Chelmecki
Age: 16
Hometown: Toronto, Ont.
Education: Grade 12 student at Father John Redmond Catholic Secondary School.

Mae Fernandes web

Mae Fernades
Age: 17
Hometown: Dundalk, Ont.
Education: Homeschooled Grade 11 student.

Patrick Grant web

Patrick Grant
Age: 17
Charlottetown, P.E.I.
Education: Grade 12 student at Colonel Gray Sr. High School.

Alessia Loduca web

Alessia Loduca
Age: 19
North York, Ont.
Education: Third-year education student at York University.

Patrick Peori web

Patrick Peori
Age: 18
Hometown: Ottawa, Ont.
Education: Second-year journalism student at Carleton University.

Teresa Quadros web

Teresa Quadros
Age: 16
Brampton, Ont.
Education: Grade 11 student at Holy Name of Mary Catholic Secondary School.

Kelli Anne Tim web

Kelli-Anne Tim
Age: 22
Richmond Hill, Ont.
Education: Bachelor of political science and minor in English from York University.

Alister Vaz web

Alister Vaz
Age: 18
Mississauga, Ont.
Education: First-year accounting and financial management student at the University of Waterloo.



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