Uni News

A few words about my UCSB mentor/professor/friend, Dr. Stuurman:

More here

And another, Dr. Swander: here, here, and here.


Nietzsche: Never to speak about oneself is a very noble piece of hypocrisy.

Figure/Ground Interview.

CBC Radio Interview.






 Newspaper report from back in the 1970s. One of my favourite teaching assignments.


First up : In the early days of Malaspina College (now VIU) we hired Ed Brubaker to direct Shakespeare’s “Twelfth Night” as the center piece of our Special Events season. Information about the production here.

And a short slide show showing some of the cast here.

Medical Ethics at Malaspina University-College – Read a paper from the Journal of the Royal Society of Medicine that came from one of my classes. Read it here.

Remembering Southwestern Community College

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Dr. Ryan, shown above, was my algebra teacher in High School! Years later we were colleagues at SWOCC.