Category Archives: Alberta

Defining the library as a connective and democratic space for learning: Riddell Library and Learning Centre, Mount Royal University

Libraries old and new Libraries have operated as repositories of printed information and knowledge for centuries. One of the oldest and most famous in Europe, the Bodleian Library (Oxford), opened in 1602. Common practice then was to chain up their … Continue reading

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Wippert wins final stage as Huffman holds on to Yellow in the Tour of Alberta

Wippert and Huffman Dutch rider, Wouter Wippert (Cannondale-Drapac) got the stage win again today, making it two wins from him and three for his team in the ATB Tour of Alberta which finished in Edmonton today. Evan Huffman (Rally Cycling), who … Continue reading

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Cannondale get the 1-2 in Edmonton in Stage 3 of the @TourofAlberta #TOA17 @Ride_Argyle

Alex Howes (Cannondale-Drapac) hung on to his lead from the top of the last climb to go over the finish line first at Windsor Park, Edmonton on Sunday. It was the second consecutive win for his team in the 2017 … Continue reading

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Arya the Airedale: a celebration of life

Arya the Airedale (2013-2017) Arya became a big part of our lives just a few weeks after she was born on April 17, 2013. Sadly, she died from renal failure yesterday morning at 10:00 am. A tragic, premature death that … Continue reading

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Beavers chew up Saints with thirteen tries

As the regular Alberta Rugby season got down to its last couple of games, the Calgary Saints were in need of a win to keep their playoff hopes alive. But with Canadian international Mozak Samson out with an upper body … Continue reading

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Celebrating World Photo Day with rugby

Saturday was World Photo Day and I celebrated by shooting three games of rugby in Alberta. As well as the four hours of match time, the driving plus the collation and editing of about 1,600 photos made it a long, … Continue reading

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Jake Bentley joins the Prairie Wolf Pack scorers club

Calgary Canucks to Prairie Wolf Pack Jake Bentley is one of three brothers (Josh and Joe are on either side of him, age-wise) who have all played rugby at some time or other, with the Calgary Canucks. They follow in … Continue reading

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