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Chapter 7A: Stephenville, Newfoundland

Woohoo! After a lovely summer of cycling in the west coast of Canada, I am finally back on the Power of Ideas Tour! We started in Toronto, where we welcomed new staff and said good-bye to our summer staff and before we knew it, we were on our way to Atlantic Canada. 382 more words


We now interrupt your regularly scheduled radio silence...

It has been nearly two years since my last post here, and several things of note have occurred or are about to occur.  My Ph.D was conferred last December.   315 more words


Chapter 6C: Winnipeg, Manitoba

We finally made it to Winnipeg. This would be my last stop, at least for now. These past 6 months of training and touring have gone faster than I expected and I’m still struggling to find words to describe my experience. 1,075 more words


Chapter 6B: Brandon, Manitoba

We arrived in Brandon, Manitoba on a beautiful day full of sunshine. While we were all smiles about the warmer weather, the spring run-off had actually caused the Assiniboine River to flood. 310 more words


Chapter 6A: Cranberry Portage, Manitoba

So remember that great weather we were having in Yorkton? Well, that all disappeared when we headed to Cranberry Portage, Manitoba. Instead of sunshine, we were greeted with (you guessed it)…. 549 more words


My Canada, 64/150: The fruits of technology

It’s hard to picture what Waterloo Region would be like if BlackBerry never happened.

I’d argue there would still be a thriving tech hub in the community: companies such as… 768 more words


Chapter 4A: Grande Prairie, Alberta

We’ve finally made it to our first stop in Alberta: Grande Prairie.

The load-in here was in sharp contrast to our Yellowknife situation. To start with, it was much warmer in Grand Prairie (most of the snow was melting) and we could easily wheel in our exhibit and equipment. 508 more words