Heather Raff died on July 7th, many of us remember Heather as a truly lovely woman.
Heather was a member of the Economist Readers workshop and had participated in several other workshops including the Web of Science. Her background was in English Literature, she had earned degrees from McGill University. She was a teacher and counselor at high schools in Toronto, Saskatoon, Montreal, Italy and Hong Kong and she also taught at University level, most recently on-line at Queen’s University.
Heather’s participation in workshops was always thoughtful and gracious. Her calm and gentle manor was so very much appreciated in all that she did and said.