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Don Curry

Don Curry

Don Curry is a Regulated Canadian Immigration Consultant and president of Curry Immigration Consulting. He was a reporter and editor at newspapers in Vancouver, Ottawa, Kirkland Lake, Peterborough and New Liskeard before moving to North Bay in 1978 to teach journalism at Canadore College. He taught for 10 years and was the college’s director of public affairs for five years, before leaving the college to co-found The Canadian Centre for Social Justice in North Bay, which later evolved into Young People’s Press. He founded the North Bay & District Multicultural Centre, an immigrant settlement agency, in 2008 and left the agency at the end of 2015. He has a BA from Carleton University, an MA from Central Michigan University and a certificate in immigration law, policies and procedures from the University of British Columbia. He and his wife Mary have two sons, Bill and Chris, both graduates of St. Joseph-Scollard Hall and Carleton University. Chris is also a Canadore graduate. Bill is a reporter with the Ottawa Bureau of The Globe and Mail and Chris is a psychotherapist with the St. Lawrence Valley Correctional and Treatment Centre in Brockville. Bill’s wife Amy is also a Carleton grad and is a school principal. Their daughter Megan attends high school in Ottawa.

Recent Work by Don

OPINION: Immigration repercussions will be felt in North Bay

OPINION: Immigration repercussions will be felt in North Bay

Repercussions will be felt in North Bay, with huge drops in international student enrolment expected for the fall. International students inject $6 billion into the Canadian economy each year in tuition fees alone
<b>OPINION:</b> This year's immigration targets may not be met

OPINION: This year's immigration targets may not be met

Northern Ontario communities need to grow, and immigration is the key