Welcome to the online home of Eva Salinas, a journalist, editor and sessional instructor at Mohawk College, based in Hamilton, Ontario.
Eva has worked as a journalist for more than a decade, with Canadian and international media outlets such as The Times of London, the BBC, The Globe and Mail, National Post and the CBC, among others.
She was the managing editor of the award-winning foreign affairs site OpenCanada.org, from July 2014 until January 2020. She is also author of Latin Americans Thought Of It, a non-fiction, educational book for children; former editor of Chile’s english-language newspaper, The Santiago Times; former columns editor with This Magazine; a trainer with Journalists for Human Rights; and reporter with the Globe and Mail Vancouver bureau. Past assignments have taken her from Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside to New Delhi to West Africa, covering human rights, small business and everything in between.
Eva holds an MA with McMaster University’s Institute on Globalization and a Bachelor of Journalism from Ryerson University in Toronto.