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canadian goose jacket Richard Shaw, a former photography adjunct, resigned in March after 20 years of teaching at the Art Institute. He had hoped the change in ownership would lead to more investment in canada goose outlet in vancouver the campus, but continued to find himself spending more time fixing equipment than teaching, he said. canadian goose jacket

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