Stories by Gia Ye

Gia (she/her) comes from China. She is a journalism student at the University of King's College with a Bachelor degree of Arts in Culture and Communication. She has a deep passion in Chinese writing.

Few students are wearing masks in the library at Dalhousie in this photo from Thursday.

Dalhousie students say extended mask mandate is not being enforced

Masking requirement continues at Dalhousie while students question enforcement

Dec 9, 2022

A woman at Halifax’s gathering against China’s Zero-COVID policy holds up a tablet that doubles as a poster, calling attention to the Nov. 24 Urumqi apartment fire. Chinese characters on the image read “Mourning our compatriots. Holding the government accountable. Supporting the act of speaking out.”

COVID lockdown deaths in China lead to solidarity vigil in Halifax

Deadly Xinjiang apartment fire kills at least 10 people, prompting protests against quarantine policies in China

Nov 29, 2022

Xuan Lu is working at Jacky's Cafe in Halifax as a server.

International students can now work more than 20 hours a week

Halifax student plans to find more hours now that federal government changed rules

Nov 17, 2022