Author Archives: mfduran

About mfduran

b. madrid, spain. journalist. ubc professor. writer. weekend painter. l. history art photography apple graphic.design science. humanist. dedicated altruist.

Jeff Sessions: Attorney General, Suspect

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The Carolina Conspiracy

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Dear Mr. Putin, Let’s Play Chess

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Dispersing the Cloud at UBC: Thoughts on UBC’s Sexual Assault Policy

Originally posted on Commentaria:
UBC’s consultation period on the draft sexual assault policy concludes in a few days.  The results of that consultation will be important inputs into fulfilling the BC government’s mandate that all universities and colleges in BC…

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I vote No Confidence in the Board of Governors because UBC is a failed institution

Originally posted on Commentaria:
By Peter Wylie, Associate Professor, Economics, Philosophy and Political Science Unit, I.K. Barber School of Arts and Sciences, University of British Columbia, Okanagan Campus I believe that over the last 12 months or so the BoG…

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The Lost Opportunity

Originally posted on Commentaria:
By James Colliander, Founder/CEO of Crowdmark, Incoming Director of the Pacific Institute of Mathematical Sciences, UBC Professor of Mathematics I will vote no confidence in the UBC Board of Governors. My main reason is that this Board’s governance…

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To make UBC transparent and accountable, wear your academic robe and join us in protest

Originally posted on Piece of Mind:
UBC faculty and students will gather on Tuesday, February 2 at 12:30 PM – 2:00 PM in PST at the Robert H. Lee Alumni Centre, 6163 University Boulevard Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z1, Vancouver, British Columbia UBC faculty…

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A statement by Dr Arvind Gupta

Originally posted on Piece of Mind:
Today UBC released a number of documents related to my resignation as President and Vice Chancellor of the University of British Columbia. As a result, I am compelled to comment on the documents, their…

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Exquisite Corpse

Exquisite Corpse.

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If you feel like it’s a chore to keep up with all your favorite blogs, you can now read posts from all the blogs you follow (even the ones that aren’t on WordPress.com!)…

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