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My Aboriginal perspective on education and the importance thereof.

“I can’t believe you go to school with four kids,” “How do you do it?” “That takes far more dedication than I would have,” “You’re crazy.”  Those are some of the comments I’ve heard over the years as I’ve plugged away with my studies.  1,087 more words

Day Fifty Three.

Can’t do too many things in one day…..right?

Definitely pushed the limits of how many societies you can do in one day today. So, I decided to skip the screening of The Wife Swap and sleep in and go to horse riding instead. 302 more words


Day Fifty.

Sexy zumba zumba.

For a while now I’d been getting emails from one of the department staff advertising free zumba classes. In our seminar we joked about going to zumba (one other dude was adamantly advertising for the commercial dance society), but I thought hey, why not give it a shot? 198 more words


machine learning methods are useful for ABC [or my first PCI Evol Biol!]

While I am still working on setting a PCI Comput Stats, having secure sponsorship of some societies (ASA, KSS, RSS, SFdS, and hopefully ISBA), my coauthors Jean-Michel Marin and Louis Raynal submitted… 60 more words


20 postdoc positions in Paris!

The Fondation Sciences Mathématiques de Paris (FSMP) provides funding for 20 years of post-doctoral fellowships in mathematics and in computer science for the 2018-2019 academic year. 57 more words

University Life

Episode 5: Trick or Treat!

This time Andrew and Ryan talk about the origins of Halloween and how, even just in the past decade or so, the tradition of trick or treating in North America has undergone some subtle changes. 51 more words