Monthly Archives: March 2013

Institutional knowledge, context, and community awareness.

Alberta universities are in crisis. The provincial budget hit us across the board for approximately 7%, and they’ve announced layoffs here. That affects me in ways that it wouldn’t usually. While I’ve been at the Athabasca University I’ve also dabbled in academic research, and participated in all different kinds of operational and governance committees, from […]

Upcoming conferences and training.

Just a quick update. I’ve been really occupied with my personal life, and there’s been a lot of workplace drama here to keep me distracted. Alberta is in the midst of interesting times for post secondary, and we’re seeing huge budget cuts, a transition to online learning, and high executive turnover here. This isn’t a […]