The New York Academy of Sciences: Two Centuries of Promoting Excellence in Science

The institution that precedes the National Academy of Sciences by 20 years- the New York Academy of Sciences (NYAS) celebrated its 200th anniversary on May 8th! What is the New York Academy of Sciences? The NYAS has always been a focal point for the brightest minds. For good reason, they call themselves the world’s smartest

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Spirit of the Capital Youth Awards

In June, I was invited to attend the 17th annual Spirit of the Capital Youth Awards. Having heard a lot about the event through a friend on the organizing committee, I decided to attend. The awards, sponsored by Youth Ottawa, recognized outstanding leadership amongst youth in Ottawa. Since its inception in 1997, the Spirit Awards

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