canada Archive

  • Today was my first day at Two Men and a Truck home office (headquarters) in Lansing, Michigan. My first impression was quite positive -- everyone treated me like I was part of a big family.

    A great first day

    Today was my first day at Two Men and a Truck home office (headquarters) in Lansing, Michigan. My first impression was quite positive -- everyone treated me like I was part of a big family.

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  • This poem is about my life-transforming week-long kayaking trip in the North Channel with some Calvin College students for Wilderness Orientation. I wrote it while atop a cliff where we went rock climbing.

    Unfearing

    This poem is about my life-transforming week-long kayaking trip in the North Channel with some Calvin College students for Wilderness Orientation. I wrote it while atop a cliff where we went rock climbing.

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  • A poem about the astonishing sky viewed from the North Channel in Ontario, Canada. I wrote this poem during my week-long kayaking trip in the North Channel with some Calvin College students for Wilderness Orientation.

    White Sky

    A poem about the astonishing sky viewed from the North Channel in Ontario, Canada. I wrote this poem during my week-long kayaking trip in the North Channel with some Calvin College students for Wilderness Orientation.

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  • I had the opportunity to visit two very prestigious, world-renown Canadian universities: Queen's University in Kingston, Ontario, and University of Toronto in Toronto, Ontario.

    Touring Canadian Universities

    I had the opportunity to visit two very prestigious, world-renown Canadian universities: Queen's University in Kingston, Ontario, and University of Toronto in Toronto, Ontario.

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  • Canada, here I come....

    Hello Canada!

    Canada, here I come....

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  • There it was: an e-mail from the Mathematics and Engineering department at Queen's University. I had been accepted to their graduate program!

    Royal pat on the back

    There it was: an e-mail from the Mathematics and Engineering department at Queen's University. I had been accepted to their graduate program!

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  • In the few years I’ve been in the United States, I have seen many wonderful places and experienced a great life. I have learned why this country is so great […]

    Who drew the line?

    In the few years I’ve been in the United States, I have seen many wonderful places and experienced a great life. I have learned why this country is so great […]

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  • The average winter temperature in Yukon is -14 C, while the average summer temperature is about 25 C. Despite the extreme temperatures, however, there are many plus sides to Yukon, and specifically Whitehorse: wonderful scenery, rich cultural heritage, and many incentives for doing business.

    Business on Ice?

    The average winter temperature in Yukon is -14 C, while the average summer temperature is about 25 C. Despite the extreme temperatures, however, there are many plus sides to Yukon, and specifically Whitehorse: wonderful scenery, rich cultural heritage, and many incentives for doing business.

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  • What lies ahead is unknown. Sometimes, one can only embark into a new adventure hoping to find compassion in those that drive through the long road. One can only hope to find ahead the one thing that means the most....

    What lies ahead

    What lies ahead is unknown. Sometimes, one can only embark into a new adventure hoping to find compassion in those that drive through the long road. One can only hope to find ahead the one thing that means the most....

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