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On the importance of place and time: where we’ll be, and what we’ll be doing at SCI in November

When we first started planning for this new iteration of the Scholarly Communication Institute, a model that was mentioned several times was the Dagstuhl Seminars… 899 more words

2014 Institute

Because Sicily.

One of the benefits to living in the heart of Europe is easily traveling to an assortment of places.  If I was in Paris I’d be set with all the cheap flights to everywhere, but then I’d be in a ginormous city with insanely high rent, so you know, everything has its downside. 761 more words


La Sicilia! A Photo-Essay

The fall colors are at their peak, and local newspaper headlines warn, Some Minnesotans Could Wake Up Saturday to a Blanket of Snow. Our Sicilian vacation is a distant memory.  975 more words

When You Visit Italy

Magical stay in Erice

Erice – small, medieval town perched 750m above the sea level.

From Agrigento we set off to Erice via Marsala where we stopped to try their local wine – fortified and sweet marsala wine. 332 more words