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YMJA Plans Special Interpretive Song and Dance Video Tribute to Harambe

Atlanta, GA – Big news from The Young Messianic Jewish Alliance this week as they announce they are planning a video tribute to the late gorilla, Harambe, who was tragically euthanized after a child fell into his enclosure at the Cincinnati Zoo in May of this year. 193 more words

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blendED Alberta 2016

Note that for the next two days I will be attending the blendED Alberta 2016 conference.  As the whole focus of the conference is on distance, online, and blended learning I won’t highlight specific sessions that readers of this blog might be interested in – as I suspect it would be all of them.   49 more words


Making money from meeting the SDGs? An overarching approach to sustainable development

I am delighted to have been asked to moderate the session on “Making money from meeting the SDGs?” at ITU Telecom World in Bangkok on Monday 14th November (4:45 PM – 6:00 PM, Jupiter 10), although I wonder a little why I have been chosen for this task given my past criticisms of the SDGs!  543 more words


Recent Updates to the Calendar of Genealogy Events

The following pages have recently been updated in the Calendar of Genealogy Events:

Ireland, Arkansas, California, Connecticut, Illinois, Maryland, Mississippi, Missouri, New York, South Carolina, Tennessee, and Utah… 119 more words


Conference nametags mostly suck

I’ve been to a lot of conferences, and at every single one I’ve been issued a nametag.  I don’t know how those nametags get designed, but I’m guessing it’s mostly an afterthought.  885 more words

In defence of taxon-specific conferences

I have been going to entomology meetings (including those of the Entomological Societies of Canada (ESC), British Columbia (ESBC), and Ontario ( 1,138 more words