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Sullivan carries the Olympic Torch

Sullivan carries the Olympic Torch – Photo: The Province

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Sam Sullivan to welcome torch to his old neighbourhood

By Kristen Thompson, Metro Vancouver Sam Sullivan has waited a long time for the Olympics to come to his hometown, and tomorrow the former mayor gets to carry the torch through the neighbourhood where he grew up — Commercial Drive. “It’s a real (sense of) completing the circle,” Sullivan said. “(Having) to leave my neighbourhood […]

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Public Salon 3: February 9, 2010

Adri Hamael │ bio Al Etmanski │ bio Alexandra Morton │ bio Charles Barber │ bio Kim Monteith │ bio Les Bogdan │ bio Pamela Masik │ bio Rudy Buttignol │ bio Simon Jackson │ bio Tracey Axelsson │ bio Rena Sharon │ bio

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Sam Sullivan: GlobalTV interview before Olympics

GlobalTV reporter Rumina Day caught up with former mayor Sam Sullivan on Commercial Drive. See the video report here.

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Joel Epstein: Exploring Vancouver With A True Olympian

Source: Huffington Post Next week when the Winter Olympics get underway in Vancouver, BC, many will recall the iconic image of Sam Sullivan waving a massive Olympic flag at the 2006 winter games in Turin, Italy. Were Sullivan just another athlete or Olympic official the image he cut would be long forgotten. But Sullivan is […]

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NY Times: Vancouver’s Former Mayor Remains Face of the Games

By Greg Bishop, NY Times (published Jan. 30, 2010) VANCOUVER, British Columbia — Millions watched four years ago as Vancouver’s mayor, Sam Sullivan, rolled onto the Olympic stage in Italy. Spasms shot through his legs. The blinding lights felt warm. The crowd at the closing ceremony in Turin gasped as Sullivan turned a tradition into […]

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Explore.org Documentary: Life in a Wheel

Click the following link to view a documentary just produced about Global Civic Policy Society founder Sam Sullivan.

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Public Salon 2 (Speed Lunch): December 17, 2009

MC: Joy MacPhail Introduction of Founding Sponsors David Choi Mamie Angus Paul McRae Lorne Segal Speakers: Dr. Bill MacEwan │ bio Dr. Gabor Mate  │ bio Dr. Martin Andresen │ bio Dr. Max Cynader  │ bio Dr. Michael Krausz │bio Judge Thomas Gove │ bio Michael Stevenson │ bio Sam Sullivan – closing remarks  

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Media Advisory: Public Salon focuses on addiction and mental illnesses

BRAIN RESEARCH SHOULD DRIVE ADDICTION PUBLIC POLICY, SAYS GLOBAL CIVIC POLICY SOCIETY Public Salon focuses on addiction and mental illnesses Vancouver, BC – On Thursday, December 17 from 12:00 noon to 1:30 p.m. at the Pan Pacific Hotel the Global Civic Policy Society will host its second Issue Speed Lunch. Academics, researchers and community leaders […]

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Retrouvé© Sam Sullivan – interview en francais

M. Sam Sullivan interview par Radio Canada sur le politique de la société civique mondiale. Cliquez sur le bouton Play ci-dessous pour écouter l’émission. Pour télécharger le programme, cliquez droit ici. [Audio clip: view full post to listen]

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