A great friend sent me this. If I wasn’t traveling already I’d definitely look into it. What’s stopping you?
“I’ve never seen A4 paper in the wild before,” my friend Davenport said, pointing to some papers on my desk. “Huh?” “I mean, we don’t use A4 paper in Canada.” His way of expressing it might have been a little funny, but he’s right, North American standard size paper is usually 8.5 X 11, A4 […]
Last summer, I was lucky enough to participate in the Polish Summer School for Foreigners at the Jagiellonian University in Krakow, Poland. Founded in 1364 by Casimir the Great, it is one of the oldest and most prestigious universities in Europe. Among its alumni are well-known Poles like Nobel Prize winner, Wisława Szymborska, Pope John Paul […]
An open call for collaboration on the Greatest New Polonia Thing! Hello cupcakes! I’m so sorry I’ve been AWOL all summer. Chalk it up to the fact that it’s really hard to find a public washroom where I am. Sorry. But I’m back and better then ever. I’ve got My Big Project Hat on (which […]
The other day, I was sitting at the office, trying to stay awake during a night shift, something which was made all the easier by the fact that somewhere, hidden in a cubicle or strategically placed under a filing cabinet, was a chirping cricket. It was incredibly annoying, and I spent the better part of […]