Tag Archives: Ottawa

Things to do / see / eat in Ottawa

A friend asked, so here are some Greatest Hits of Ottawa (According to Amanda) in the form of a partial and evolving list of thing to do / see / eat for future visitors and / or residents and other interested … Continue reading

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Swipes File #28: More like Winterns, amiright?

In 2011, Ross Perlin wrote a book, Intern Nation: How to Earn Nothing and Learn Little in the Brave New Economy. I’ve only read the chapter available for free on-line (sorry, Ross), but my friend EZH mentioned really appreciating the … Continue reading

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“We practically have PhDs. We’ll be fine.”

Those are some (in)famous (possibly) last words from “Jaws IV: THE REVENGE.” The marine biologist son is telling his mom not to worry about great white sharks. Except the shark turns up and it’s going to eat him! Ahh! I … Continue reading

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I’m Pro-Pro-Procrastinating!

(“Pro” meaning “for” and “pro” shortened from “professional.”) Keeping in mind that I haven’t actually written my dissertation yet, I’d like to document the process so that when I become rich and famous (aka poor but employed at an academic … Continue reading

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