Night in The Country 2014

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Reno Rodeo 2014

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Birthday/Father’s day

I had a great time with the family last weekend. We celebrated Grandma Bea’s birthday, my birthday, as well as Father’s Day.

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Toronto Day 5 & 6

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Started the day by hopping on the train bright and early

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Niagra Falls were a sight to see. Jim got a little gangster on the Maid of the Mist.

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I then did a little sight seeing including wander through the casinos and grabbing some Tim Horton’s which is required with any visit to Canada.

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Met back up with some of the crew for some mini-golf.

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Later that night watched as they filmed a movie that is supposed to take place in New York in downtown Toronto.

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The following day we met with the Toronto Transportation Commission. After that it was back to The States for me.

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Toronto Day 4

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Started the day with a stroll through campus.

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Then we briefly toured parliament

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Afterwards we took the bus to the Woodbine casino and race track

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We all are dinner together in Little Italy and watched a very entertaining awards ceremony

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We ended the evening with a little pub hopping. You know you have found the right spot when they serve 40s of OE

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Toronto Day 3

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The future is here

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Went down to city hall to purchase a temporary parking permit in the morning

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Then I met up with the class to go to the Rotman School of Business and we competed using their market simulator. I got 3rd.

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Afterwards we went on a scavenger hunt and ended up at Jack Astor’s in downtown Toronto

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Then we went to the CBC before a debate.

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Ended the evening with a bit of wandering and bar hopping.

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Toronto Day 2

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The dorm in the day time

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The train or whatever it is called that we took to RBC in the morning.

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We had a very informative meeting with two members of investor relations at RBC and presented them with a commemorative Nevada coin.

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They have a great view from up there.

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Mike and I did a little wandering for about an hour.

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We toured Steam Whistle Brewery. It was a shame watching that guy pour out all of that perfectly good beer.

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Walked checked out this cool retro game store on the way back to the dorms.

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And ended the day with some 3-3 down the street from the dorms.

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