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Connections

August 26, 2021 Connections. They are vitally important. We are connected to family, friends, colleagues, acquaintances, certain places, and even people we don’t... Read Moreabout Connections
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Strategic Plan: The Journey That Awaits Us

July 27, 2021 I recently watched Pixar’s short movie Soul. One of the movie’s characters, a younger fish, is swimming towards an older... Read Moreabout Strategic Plan: The Journey That Awaits Us
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An Oscar-worthy performance

June 15, 2021 My most joyous childhood memory, bar none, was Saturday nights sitting on the floor next to my cousins, watching Love... Read Moreabout An Oscar-worthy performance
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Q&A with Brendan McGinty, Director of Industry, Na...

May 25, 2021 Canada and the United States have enjoyed a special relationship for years. This relationship is special, partly because of the... Read Moreabout Q&A with Brendan McGinty, Director of Industry, National Center for Supercomputing Applications (NCSA)
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It’s a matter of trust

April 29, 2021 It’s a matter of trust. This is a phrase I have heard repeatedly since I began my role in October... Read Moreabout It’s a matter of trust
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Q&A with Dr. Guillaume Bourque, Outgoing Interim R...

March 18, 2021 I recently spoke with Dr. Guillaume Bourque, a Professor in the Department of Human Genetics and the Director of Bioinformatics... Read Moreabout Q&A with Dr. Guillaume Bourque, Outgoing Interim Researcher Council Chair
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We Need to Put More Players On the Field

March 08, 2021 I was raised by three women and I will spend the rest of my life with three women. This is... Read Moreabout We Need to Put More Players On the Field
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Superheroes In the Age of COVID-19

February 17, 2021 I grew up on the inner-city streets of Toronto and like many boys, my friends and I voraciously read comic... Read Moreabout Superheroes In the Age of COVID-19
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A New Year Represents New Opportunities

January 12, 2021 Happy New Year! If you’re like me, a new year naturally affords the opportunity to reflect on what’s been achieved... Read Moreabout A New Year Represents New Opportunities
The First 60 Days

The First 60 Days

December 02, 2020 I've almost completed 60 days as the CEO of the New Digital Research Infrastructure Organization (NDRIO). I know that number... Read Moreabout The First 60 Days