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December 11, 2003

U of G staff member featured on Discovery Channel

Doug Blain, manager of information technology security for U of G’s Computing and Communications Services, was featured in a Discovery Channel series on Samurai, swords and other armour.

Blain, a U of G employee since 1991, has been polishing Japanese swords for about 18 years and is one of only two polishers in Canada.

To view a video clip of the interview that aired on Discovery's Daily Planet, go to the web site and click on “Part 3: Sword Polisher.”

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