MOVE!’s first session in Watson Lake!

After a busy three weeks of MOVE! Youth Helping Youth End Violence workshops in Whitehorse, Whitehorse Outreach Coordinator Allison Furniss packed up and brought her workshop to Watson Lake. For three days, Allison and co-facilitator Elias Park talked leadership,...

Our Last Week with Matt

It’s been a week of denial here at the BYTE office. Matthew Got has been interning with us since September, and no one seems to want to admit that he’ll be heading back to Ontario on Tuesday. It’s not uncommon for someone to pipe up say, “Matt, you’re not leaving,...

Why BYTE is asking for Donations this Christmas

  If the cold weather and the growing darkness aren’t enough, retailers remind us that Christmas is nearing by blaring carols on overhead speakers, offering enticing sales, and encouraging shopping-themed “holidays” like Black Friday and Cyber Monday. All in all, the...

Another successful MOVE!

This year’s MOVE! workshop series in Whitehorse finished up Tuesday night. For the past three weeks, youth gathered in Whitehorse to tackle the issue of violence in the Yukon. Participants listened to talks, shared their experiences, and discussed different...