Author Archives: ronmader


Welcome June! I’m still excited having reblogged for the first time. Once upon a time I used this blog as a means of learning how to blog, while the majority of my attention went to the maintenance of And … Continue reading

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Conference on Sustainable Tourism in Small Island Developing States (SIDS)

Originally posted on annaspenceley:
Dates: 22-24 November 2017 (Conference), 25-26 November 2017 (Field visits) In the framework of the 2017 UN International Year for Sustainable Tourism for Development this conference wishes to provide a platform for tourism professionals, academics and…

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Las Vegas News Taco

Experimenting with live video, the question comes – what can we do that was difficult or expensive before? How about a livestream of the morning newspaper(s)? Without apology, this video is for the communication nerds and historians of the future … Continue reading

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I always intend to write something meaningful, timely at the beginning of these monthly calendars. It generally does not happen. Most of my creative writing and editing these days is on May is the beginning of summer heat in … Continue reading

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Our April 2017 calendar features Sunset Park in Las Vegas: What happens in April? April 1 April Fool’s Day (USA) April 14 Día de las Américas April 15-23 National Park Week (USA) April 18 World Heritage Day April 20 Founding … Continue reading

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March SXSW, Austin March 27-31 Open Education Week – @openeducationwk #openeducationwk Annual celebrations March 1 Yap Day (Micronesia) March 1 Saint David’s Day (Wales) Dydd Gwyl Dewi Hapus – Happy St. David’s Day! March 3 World Wildlife Day – #WorldWildlifeDay … Continue reading

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February 7

February 7 – Today is my father’s birthday. It’s also the day for his transition to home hospice. This is a celebration tinged with sadness, but above all, we are grateful and feeling blessed. This is one of the to-be-remembered … Continue reading

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