Creating an Inclusive, Connected Ontario

Creating an Inclusive, Connected Ontario

Of all the civic functions that technology enables, one may stand out as critical: the ability for communities to tell their stories. Digital connectivity is foundational for journalism to do its important work of highlighting the issues and affairs of ... Continue Reading
Bridging the Gap With Better Access to Digital Learning

Bridging the Gap With Better Access to Digital Learning

When I think about the importance of connectivity in Ontario’s North, I think about Jessica Taylor. Jessica completed her Early Childhood Education diploma at Confederation College through Contact North, right in her hometown of Ginoogaming First Nation, Ontario.  “I liked online learning. I can work at my ... Continue Reading
The Library Revolution

The Library Revolution

It’s nearly midnight. Most Ontarians are in bed, asleep as they rest for the coming day. But in the City of Vaughan, three public libraries are still open. At the Bathurst Clark, Civic Centre and Pierre Berton Resource Libraries, students ... Continue Reading
The 12 Facts of ORION in 2019

The 12 Facts of ORION in 2019

2019 is almost at its end and here at ORION, we’re using this time to reflect. Over the past year, there were so many events, announcements, and moments that we look back on fondly. We thought we’d share some of ... Continue Reading