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Talents of Aboriginal youth highlighted at celebration

By Meghan Potkins, Calgary Herald

For years, Tara Beaver was tormented by the feeling that her feet were planted in two different worlds.

A childhood spent bouncing between the Morley reserve, where she lives with her full-blooded Sioux mother, and the Cochrane home of her mostly white father, left her feeling confused and alone.

“I am part of both worlds. I grew up in two cultures,” Beaver said. “I was treated white on the reserve, and I’d come to Cochrane and I was treated native, and it was like, who am I?”

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