A Successful October Social Gathering!

October 14th marked the successful launching of our Casual Fridays Gatherings. Alums dropped in at their neighborhood Hamburger Hamlet in Sherman Oaks. We all were pleased that it was close to [...]

Firestone Family to receive Foundation’s Generations of Service Award

The Firestones have had three generations of family members serve in the military. They were chosen for the award this year not only because of their commitment to service in the military, but [...]

Soldiers Struggling to Repay Enlistment Bonuses Issued in Error

View original post By DAVE PHILIPPS After 21 years in the military, three deployments, and a roadside bomb blast that left him bleeding and unconscious, Christopher Van Meter got a letter from [...]

Basic Training for Higher Ed by Karin Fischer

Basic Training for Higher Ed What colleges could learn from the military about serving low-income students READ FULL ARTICLE Was Daniel M. Piston college material? A decade ago, as a high-school [...]

Veterans Day Events

VETERANS OF NATIONAL SERVICE TO THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA WILL BE HONORED FOR THEIR CITIZENSHIP AND CONTRIBUTIONS ON VETERANS DAY. An official public holiday, Veterans Day is observed annually [...]

Waking Up From War: A Better Way Home For Veterans And Nations (Part 2) by Joseph Bobrow

“Waking Up From War: A Better Way Home For Veterans And Nations”, Joseph Bobrow Foreword by H.H. The Dalai Lama Part Two   Turning Ghosts into Ancestors “What’s the matter? The war’s over,” [...]

Waking Up From War: A Better Way Home For Veterans And Nations (Part 1) by Joseph Bobrow

“Waking Up From War: A Better Way Home For Veterans And Nations”, Joseph Bobrow. Foreword by H.H. The Dalai Lama Part One It’s January 2007, the first moments of our first Coming Home Project [...]

Conversation and Civilization’s Renewal by Dennis Patrick Slattery

Conversation and Civilization’s Renewal Dennis Patrick Slattery Recently on a flight from Salt Lake City to San Antonio I found myself sitting next to a man for the two and a half hour journey. I [...]

The Jung Society of SLO Presentation

The Jung Society of SLO Presentation We are starting our new year on October 16th. We will be meeting from 2-4 PM at the UCC Social Hall at 11245 Los Osos Valley Road. It has lots of parking, and [...]

Los Angeles Region Newsletter Autumn 2016

Autumn Autumn is a time of celebrating the harvest and gathering our fruits from the summer months. As Persephone returns to her husband in the underworld and the Sun increasingly keeps an [...]