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Canadian Expat Network NewsApril 2nd,  2013
Canadian Ball Players Showing Strong Presence at US Colleges
Shawn Hill
Shawn Hill

Canada has made an impression in the baseball world over the last 20 years, which included the Toronto Blue Jays winning the World Series in 1993 against the Philadelphia Phillies. Since then, there's been several great Canadian Major Leaguers including Larry Walker, Jason Bay, Eric Gagne, Justin Morneau, Joey Votto to name a few.

What may surprise you is that there are over 700 Canadians playing on College Baseball Teams throughout the US from Junior Colleges to Division 1 Schools.


Featured Articles:

CEN Survey: Will the Toronto Blue Jays make the playoffs this year?
The Jays last won a World Series in '93.

Crawford Leads Negro League Legends
Canadian expats often have interesting journeys that take them form one interesting opportunity to another. For Gary Crawford, who grew up in Montreal, that journey has lead him to helping former Negro league baseball players.

Baseball America, Founded by Canadian Allan Simpson
Meet Allan Simpson the BC native who founded the publication Baseball America. Almost 30 years since it's inception.

Feature Event: Joyce Napier of CBC to speak at ACU Event in Washington DC
Coming up April 20th!

Featured Event: New England-Canada Business Council with Kenneth D. Taylor Former Canadian Ambassador to Iran
Keynote Speaker: Kenneth D. Taylor, former Canadian Ambassador to Iran during the Iran Hostage Crisis as portrayed in "Argo".

Featured Movie: Starbuck the Movie, Screening in Atlanta and Chicago
French Canadian movie getting rave reviews!

Featured Event: Banff Mountain Film Festival & Happy Hour
It's once again time for the Banff Mountain Film Festival. Whole Earth Provision Co. and the Alamo Drafthouse Cinema will be screening these exciting new mountain-themed films in Houston's Vintage Park Drafthouse on April 16th at 7:30 pm.

Featured Event: SEUS-CP 2013 in Halifax, NS
Join us this July in Halifax for the 2013 Southeastern United States -- Canadian Provinces Alliance (SEUS-CP) conference, a unique opportunity to connect with business leaders, grow your business and build new markets.

Five Crossborder Investment & Financial Planning Issues Procrastinated Over Most
When Canadians expatriate to the US, there are common investments-related challenges that commonly arise. In our experience with clientele, some of these are procrastinated over for several years before action is taken.

USCIS Announcement Regarding H-1B Cap Subject Petitions
USCIS anticipates that it may receive more than 65,000 cap-subject H-1B petitions and more than 20,000 petitions filed on behalf of individuals with a U.S. master's degree or higher between April 1, 2013, and April 5, 2013.

Graduate Education Programs - A Business Resource
Thanks to Victoria Baker for sharing this great resource!

$1,000 USDs = $998.54 CADs
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