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Autumn used to be my favourite time of year; now that I feel the cold that season has to be summer, though autumn still has many attractions. 588 more words

Local History

Salman Rushdie at the Banff Centre

By a great coincidence, I happened to be in Banff the same weekend as Salman Rushdie was giving a talk at the Banff Centre… 250 more words


a weekend in Banff

Yesterday, I flew from Amsterdam to Calgary to attend the Canadian Statistical Sciences Institute Leadership Retreat (15w2214) at the Banff International Research Station (BIRS). The point of this meeting is to brainstorm towards building a research policy and strategy for the newly created… 53 more words