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New Year, same aspirations

New Year, same aspirations

January 14, 2019

While thinking about my New Year resolutions for 2019, I kept coming back to the same question: Why do we wait until a New Year to focus on self-improvement and goal-setting? There is no doubt in my mind that the arrival of a new calendar year is an excellent opportunity for reflection and planning. However, […]

Dare to Explore: I Met an Astronaut!

Dare to Explore: I Met an Astronaut!

November 4, 2018

Words cannot express how excited I am to be sharing this picture! Recently, I had a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to participate in a launch event at the University of Ottawa as part of my new role with Let’s Talk Science. At this event, Let’s Talk Science and the Canadian Space Agency brought together some very lucky […]

Canadian STEM Femme

Canadian STEM Femme

November 2, 2018

When a friend from my graduate studies reached out to ask if I would be willing to write a short post on Canadian STEM Femmes, I jumped at the opportunity! It’s an amazing space for Canadian women to share their experiences working in science, technology, engineering and math. Check out my full post here!

Favourite Quotes

“When someone takes away your pens you realize quite how important education is.”

Malala Yousafzai

“It’s not about us. We need to stop trying to make kids conform to our world, but instead embrace theirs.”

Brian Aspinall

“Education is not preparation for life; education is life itself.”

John Dewey