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Carleton faculty union wants 20-plus changes to university's sexual violence policy

The union that represents Carleton professors has compiled a list of more than 20 changes it would like to see in the university’s sexual violence prevention policy. 747 more words

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Carleton-led research on flaring part gets share of $22M in federal grants

You can’t regulate, reduce or reward what you can’t even measure.

So FlareNet, led by a Carleton University professor, is finding new ways of quantifying flare-generated pollution in the oil and gas sector. 608 more words

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Sibley: We all have teachers who changed our lives. Here's mine

A good teacher, the literary critic George Steiner once said, “is an alarm awakening us from a state of amnesia.”

That’s certainly been my experience. I’ve spent a good portion of my life in educational institutions: elementary, high school, university, undergraduate and graduate. 636 more words


'Rape culture': Carleton University posts draft of sexual violence prevention policy

Carleton University’s draft sexual violence prevention policy acknowledges that “rape culture” exists — but doesn’t say it exists on campus.

The university posted the draft… 547 more words

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Talk it Out Podcast Episode 2: Dwaine Taylor


In this episode I am joined by my pal Dwaine Taylor, who talks about the time Craig Kielburger offered him a job, shenanigans at Carleton University, and our adventures together in Guatemala.

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Canadian Studies profs hold conference on how to stay critical without Harper around

Canadian Studies professors slammed Stephen Harper’s Conservative government so much that they’re literally holding a conference in Ottawa to discuss how to keep their critical edge now that he’s gone. 414 more words

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Golf Phobia

Don’t laugh.

It’s a thing.


And if you are wondering who Sam Snead is? He was kind of a big deal in golf. I’ve even eaten at a Sam Snead Tavern adjacent to a course in the Poconos.  798 more words

Personal Reflection

Louise reblogged this on Baby Gates Down and commented:

Thought I'd send out a quick reblog today and update on my golfing journey... Since this post I've been out a few more times, and am playing a last best ball tournament again this afternoon before the golf season officially ends in Ottawa. Today, we're all playing on behalf of the Carleton Raven's Football Team as part of Panda Weekend. So go Ravens! And please wish me golf luck!