With a background in the sociology of science, political science and philosophy, Klaus Taschwer lives in Vienna and is the science editor of the Austrian newspaper Der Standard. He is the founding editor of the science magazine heureka!, the co-author of Konrad Lorenz. A Biography and recipient of the 2016 Austrian State Award for Scientific […]
Christine Ibbotson has been providing financial advice to clients for over twenty-three years and is a Licensed Financial Advisor, a Licensed Residential and Commercial Mortgage Broker and a provincially Licensed Insurance Broker. She also attained her Chartered Investment Manager designation with further studies taken in Advanced Estate Planning, Trusts, and Taxation. Throughout her career, Chris […]
Dr. James Randall is an economic and social geographer. He is the UNESCO Co-Chair in Island Studies and Sustainability and the Coordinator of the Master of Arts Island Studies programme at UPEI.
Dr. Hung-Min Chiang, originally from Taiwan, came to Prince Edward Island with his family in 1967. A student of Abraham Maslow, he taught psychology at Prince of Wales College and the University of Prince Edward Island until his retirement in 1991. He is the author of Chinese Islanders: Making a Home in the New World.
Born January 18, 1854 in Salem, Massachusetts, Thomas A. Watson was Alexander Graham Bell’s assistant, known to most of us for Bell’s single sentence, “Watson—Come here—I need you”—the first words transmitted through the telephone in 1876. While Bell was the inventor of the telephone, Thomas A. Watson was the skilled craftsman who brought the telephone […]
Jan L. Coates is the author of several books for young readers, including The King of Keji and A Hare in the Elephants Trunk, which was a finalist for the Governor General’s Literary Award. She lives in Nova Scotia’s beautiful Annapolis Valley with her husband, Don, and a Golden Irish named Charlie. Visit her at […]
Andre Fenton is an award-winning author, spoken-word artist, and filmmaker who has represented Halifax at seven national poetry slams across Canada. He is currently on the board of directors of the Writers Federation of Nova Scotia and a member at large on the board of Spoken Word Canada. He has two previous books: a collection […]
Heather Stemp and her grandfather, grandmother, Aunt Ginny, and father were all born and raised in Harbour Grace, Newfoundland. After thirty years as an English teacher, Heather retired and wrote her first book, Amelia and Me, which was shortlisted for the 2014 Red Cedar Award. Under Amelia’s Wing is her second book, continuing the story […]
Donald J. Savoie holds the Canada Research Chair in Public Administration and Governance (Tier 1) at the Université de Moncton. He has won numerous awards, including the 2016 Donner Prize for What Is Government Good At? He has been made an Officer of the Order of Canada (1993), elected Fellow of the Royal Society of […]
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