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Teaching InfoSec in West Africa: A Lesson in the Value of Diversity

AIMS-Senegal

I recently had the distinct pleasure of returning to the African Institute of Mathematical Sciences (AIMS) in Mbour, Senegal as a visiting lecturer.  This was my second time teaching at AIMS Senegal, and I was happy to return. AIMS is a pan-African network of Centers of Excellence for post-graduate training, research and public engagement in mathematics, physics, and computer science. After the inception of the first Center of Excellence in ...

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"Emotively Sludgy Lo-Fi"

And this is what I get for asking for critiques from strangers.  ANR Factory has called Secret Cigarettes "Emotively Sludgy Lo-Fi."  Which is a descriptive way of saying the reviewer didn't like it.  Which is ok.  I paid them to review it.  They had to say something that didn't sound like they were tearing it apart but still got across that they thought it was deeply flawed and probably not worth their time.  This is also ok.

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