This is a copy of the acknowledgements in my MA thesis. So many people got me to the finish line.
I would like to thank my supervisor Rob VanWynsberghe for his infinite patience with me as I wrote so very many lengthy versions of every chapter. Despite all the reading he was doing, he also […]
My thesis is now available in the great library in the sky. The title is Moving force: case study of a sustainability tour as a potential vehicle to enhance application of learning. The abstract is below.
Despite concentrated efforts by sustainability practitioners and educators around the world, very little progress has been made in terms […]
A week ago Friday, I successfully defended my Master of Arts thesis at UBC, entitled Moving Force: Case study of a sustainability tour as a potential vehicle to enhance application of learning. I will post a link to the thesis once it is uploaded to the great vault in the sky. My degree will be […]
I bought myself a yummy pumpkin tart from Terra Breads over Thanksgiving. But the liner left a bad taste in my mouth. They used to use tin cupcake liners, which are recyclable. Now they are using a plasticized paper shell, which is not. The “retail performance” manager informed me that they do use compostable takeout […]
I’m presenting with a fellow student on behalf of the Learning Exchange at this adult ed conference at U.Vic this coming weekend. Looking forward to the social justice tour of downtown Victoria on Saturday afternoon.
A radical celebration for social and environmental change with a focus on (de)colonisation, resurgence, and allyship
The ART OF […]
This week City Council will be making a crucial decision on the future of the Georgia and Dunsmuir viaducts. After five years of study, consultation, and engagement, the City is on the verge of a once-in-a-generation city-building opportunity for Vancouver. Click here to find out more about the viaducts proposal.
Reposting this from November 2011. There’s a very important federal election tomorrow. Please vote.
I just got back from voting in my municipal election. Every time I vote I get choked up. I guess it’s that “rush of democracy” as one Facebook friend described it this morning.
I remember when I was growing up, my […]
Nice use of a slope outside the new Student Union Building at UBC. Can’t have enough seating around campus.
Grateful for the opportunity to vote today in the advance polls. Praying for change, within and without.
You are not the same, nor are you another. – The Buddha
The Buddha is saying that we change from moment to moment. Personality is not cast in a rigid mold; the whole secret of personality […]
Don’t think this will fly at my workplace, but I’m sure the tech companies will be snapping them up. This restful workstation is designed by Studio NL out of Greece.