Spring Gillard

Breathing WiFi

Harry Burton from Apple Luscious Organic Orchard sent this out this week. My next breath or my next text? Tough call for some I’m sure.

Landscaped Islands

I have been doing some reading lately about community engagement and how universities are sometimes viewed as beautifully landscaped, isolated islands that are disconnected from the community. Yet, many academics are very involved in helping to solve real world issues, although their institutions rarely reward them for their efforts.

The […]

Something to Celebrate

Back in the early 1990s, my environmentalist side was just being kindled. I had just started recycling, no easy feat as it was well before blue box years. I was living in Winnipeg at the time and my garden consisted of a few pots of pansies on my balcony. I came across my “environment” file […]