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What a Simple Smile Did for 2 People

What a Simple Smile Did for 2 People

This back to school time of year got me thinking about my first day at University. Making the switch from high school to University is quite overwhelming to say the least. I was wandering around the University of Saskatchewan campus with first day jitters when I found my class and strolled in....


YOU CAN SIT WITH US - Summer Invasion 2014

YOU CAN SIT WITH US - Summer Invasion 2014

Posted in Friends / Girls / Guys / Teens

We had so much fun hanging out at Summer Invasion last week and meeting a lot of you! Thanks for stopping by the tent and supporting our cause. We were happy to receive all of your excited contest entries for our Sector 9 longboard and to see you slapping I Am Stronger stickers on your...


Nutana is Stronger! - Year End Celebration

Nutana is Stronger! - Year End Celebration

Posted in Art / Friends / Girls / Guys / School / Teens

I spent some time at Nutana Collegiate recently and helped in preparing the students' year end I Am Stronger Celebration. When it comes to the issue of bullying, I truly believe that the students have the ability to influence each other more than anyone else does. With this, it was so great to...


The Day of Pink to Make You Think

The Day of Pink to Make You Think

Posted in Friends / Girls / Guys / School / Teens

This week we took part in two Red Cross Day of Pink events which left me completely speechless.  When I was in high school there was next to no talk about the issue of bullying, though it could be witnessed all around.  To be in the same room as 2,000 youth to sport their pink shirts and stand...


Champions for Change - Awesome!

Champions for Change - Awesome!

Yesterday I had the pleasure of attending and speaking at an amazing event put on by Family Services in Saskatoon. The day was entitled "Champions for Change" and consisted of around 75 grade 7 and 8 girls from a number of different schools.  The best thing about Champions for Change is that...


Why We Bully

Why We Bully

Posted in Friends / School / Teens

When someone trips and falls, they’re always the one’s laughing the loudest. There isn’t really a choice other than to laugh it off but it is of course embarrassing. Thinking back to the beginning of high school, our orientation day comes to mind. We, the new grade 8’s and the grade 12’s...


The New Girl

The New Girl

Hey IAS friends! My name is Lajya and I have been working with I Am Stronger for a grand total of 2.5 days now.  I moved to Saskatchewan from Toronto just two weeks ago and I’ve been brainstorming all kinds of cool stuff for the future of IAS. So start getting excited! So to tell you all...


Student First Forum Sets the Tone For Us All

Student First Forum Sets the Tone For Us All

Posted in Friends / Girls / Guys / LGBT / School / Social Media / Teachers / Teens / Texting

If yesterday was any indication of the kind of amazing people we have walking the halls of our schools in Saskatchewan, bullies should be officially put on notice. Your time here is coming to an end- we are STRONGER, smarter and way more creative that you, and we will change things....


National Bullyin Awareness Week Kicks Off!

National Bullyin Awareness Week Kicks Off!

Posted in Parents / School / Siblings / Social Media / Teachers / Teens

When we sat down and thought about how we could make our presence felt during National Bullying Awareness Week, we wanted to make an impact. We wanted to be different. We wanted to be bold. We started with a mantra- The Strong Shall Lead the Week. We truly believe here at I Am Stronger that...


North Battleford is Stronger!

North Battleford is Stronger!

Posted in Friends / Girls / Guys / Home / Parents / School / Teachers / Teens

Amanda and Warne are STRONGER. These two visionaries were the hearts and minds behind the Bully Free Battlefords event that happened Sunday at the Don Ross Center in North Battleford, and they had to be inspired with how their vision turned out. I Am Stronger was there to witness the event,...


We Need All Hands In On This

We Need All Hands In On This

Posted in Friends / Girls / Guys / Home / LGBT / Parents / School / Siblings / Teachers / Teens / Work

Over the last 18 months, the I Am Stronger team has worked at developing an initiative that we had hoped would engage and inspire people. We envisioned something bold- something that would make everyone who found out about us want to stand with us to make a difference. Something unique...


I Am Stronger Launches A Blog!

I Am Stronger Launches A Blog!

Posted in Friends / Girls / Guys / Parents / Social Media / Teachers / Teens

For almost a year, we have been encouraging others to find their voice, and share it with the world.  We thought that maybe it was time we did the same.  As part of our goal of influencing social behaviour, we here at I Am Stronger are hoping that through our blog, we can bring our social...