Aurora Tejeida is the Communications Coordinator for the Peter Wall Institute for Advanced Studies. Prior to joining the Institute in 2018, she was the Communications Coordinator at Megaphone Magazine, a local non-profit that creates meaningful work for people experiencing poverty and homelessness. Aurora’s work experience includes the role of Digital Communications Officer at Canopy, an environmental non-profit committed to protecting the world’s forests.
Aurora is also an award-winning journalist, whose work has been featured in the Tyee, the Toronto Star, the Narwhal, Vice, Megaphone Magazine, CJSF, as well as other local and international outlets. She holds a Master’s degree from UBC’s School of Journalism.
Email: aurora.tejeida (at) pwias.ubc.ca