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Friday, April 17, 2015
The University of Rochester, NY

University of Rochester, NY


Sunday, June 1, 2014
Casper, WY Marathon

Casper, WY Marathon


Sunday, May 18, 2014
NYC Gran Fondo

NYC Gran Fondo


Sunday, March 30, 2014
Knoxville, TN Marathon

Knoxville Marathon


September 2013
Italy Cycling

Italy Cycling
Italy Cycling


Sunday, June 1, 2013
Minneapolis Marathon

Minneapolis Marathon


Sunday, May 5, 2013
Vancover, Canada Marathon

Vancouver Marathon


Tuesday, September 18, 2012
Monte Grappa: A View from the Top

It’s one of the classic — and longest — mountain climbs in the Italian Veneto: 26.7 km with an average grade of 5.8% and a maximum grade of 12%; in short, “molto impegnativo”!

Monte Grappa

Sunday, May 7, 2012
The Pittsburgh Marathon, Pittsburgh, PA

There were a record 19,000 entrants and it turned out to be a brutally hot “red flag” day with scores of runners transported to area hospitals — see this news report for more information on the carnage — but I managed to hold on until the finish line.

Pittsburgh Marathon Certificate

Pittsburgh Marathon Finisher Photo

Sunday, February 29, 2012
The Naples City Marathon, Naples, Italy

Naples Marathon


Sunday, October 9, 2011
The Victoria Marathon, Victoria, Canada


Monday, April 13, 2009
Sustainable Cultural Heritage, Washington, DC

Accademica della Crusca, April 11, 2008

Michael McDonald addressing opening remarks to the April 13, 2009 National Endowment for the Humanities/Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche jointly sponsored conference on “Sustainable Cultural Heritage.” For additional information about this event click here.

Friday, April 11, 2008
Accademia della Crusca, Florence, Italy

Accademica della Crusca, April 11, 2008

Michael McDonald (seated at the head table, third from the left) at the Accademia della Crusca, April 11, 2008. For additional information about the conference click here.
To see the streaming video of the conference please click here.

McDonald Portraits by Rhoda Baer
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