Posts tagged with “Staff”

Summer 2015: Look Who’s Back! (Volume 3)

Meet our 2015 Program Directors! Doing the dish skit in the first two weeks of July will be Megan Buchkowski.  Megan is currently studying Music and Classical Studies at Bishop’s University in Sherbrooke, QC.  For the rest of the summer, you’ll find Megan cooking up a storm in the kitchen and paddling towards the Bay…

Just Checking In: Erin Sunstrum

We’re back with another edition of Just Checking In, where we see what our staff members are doing in the off-season. Today, we check in with our Administrative Director, Erin. Where are you right now? I’m actually at a farm in Eastern Scotland right now. What are you doing in Scotland? My job as Administrative…

Summer 2014: Look Who’s Back! (Volume 4)

Summer staffing is coming together!  Welcome back to these lovely staff: Jean Murray is back for her fourth summer on staff.  Jean is currently studying at McGill. Asa Thomas, also back for his fourth year on staff.  Asa is living in Toronto after graduating this past summer from the London Scool of Economics. Megan Buchkowski,…

Just Checking In: North de Pencier

This week, we check in with North de Pencier on the other side of the globe. Where are you right now? I’m in Pune, Maharashtra, which is a “medium-sized” Indian city of 6 million people, a 3-hour drive from Mumbai. What are you doing in India? I’m in school full time, studying a language called…

Summer 2014 Staff: Look Who’s Back! (Volume Three)

Here are a few more faces you’ll see at camp this summer! Scott McCutcheon and Tori Miller team up again for Bay Trip this summer.  Scott is currently in Halifax studying at Dalhousie University.  Tori is working hard training to be a paramedic at Algonquin College in Ottawa. Also paddling the Bay this summer are…

Just Checking In: Jean Murray

Oh, hi, Jean!  Just thought we’d check in.  Where are you right now? Montréal, Quebec   What you are doing in Montreal? I’m in my 4th year at McGill University, studying Cognitive Science and Philosophy.   What you are looking forward to this coming summer? I’m always excited to return to camp every summer, and I know I’m…

Summer 2014 Staff: Look Who’s Back! (Volume Two)

As promised, we are happy to be sharing with you a few more familiar faces you’ll be seeing at camp this summer. Tim Moss returns to lead WLIT in July and August.  If you’re in Toronto, be sure to visit one of Tim’s yoga classes at Lotus Yoga Centre. Gill Thompson returns to lead WLIT…

Summer Staff 2014: Look Who’s Back! (Volume One)

Summer 2014 is starting to take shape.  As we move closer to the summer, we’ll keep you posted on which staff are coming back and introduce you to any new faces you’ll see this coming summer.  First up – our VII leaders.  Most of you will not get to see these four until they paddle…

Just Checking In: Emma Hobbs

Today we check in with staff member Emma Hobbs. Where are you right now? Snowy London, ON at the University of Western Ontario.  You’re in the first year of your Masters.  What are you studying? Ecology, specifically how chickadees are affected by predators.  Do you think camp influenced your desire to study nature, or did…

Just Checking In: Charles Heath

Today we check in with Charles Heath.  I left for Nepal on the first of October and spent three weeks trekking in the Himalayas. After a couple of weeks of relaxation, jungle safaris and bungee jumping I am excited to be heading to  India this week. I am planning on traveling India for six weeks…