Category Archives: College

Swearing off Stars & Writing Process, Medication Purge, Wild Island

Swearing Off Stars, Danielle M Wong’s multi-award winning debut novel has received the highest praise from the highest places including Kirkus Reviews who labeled it “an engaging romantic tale that also calls for equality.” Dani began volunteering with Be the … Continue reading

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Play Time

Work/life balance is the hot topic these days as so many working people burn out after years on a job they hate. What’s the answer? More play time! Hosts Jack and Siri read chapters from two books in the Be … Continue reading

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Perseverance and True Grit

Founding Express Yourself! host, Steven Zhou returns to co-host with Joven Hundal for a discussion on perseverance. Jack Pawlakos presents his segment Trends without Ends, suggesting that persistence can be learned. Perseverance has been rebranded as “grit”!  For the 25th … Continue reading

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optimism and papa lemon book series

“A pessimist sees the difficulty in every opportunity; an optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty.” – Winston Churchill We can view our glass as half empty or half full. No matter who we are or where we come from, … Continue reading

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Eldercare, Queer as a $5.00 Bill, Home Upgrades

There are approximately 40 million family caregivers over the age o 55 who are providing an average of 30 hours to a family member, 15 million of these caregivers are providing care to people with dementia or Alzheimer’s. How does … Continue reading

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Gardening at Any Age, Mentoring & Kindness, Designing Outdoor Areas

Gardening offers exercise for the body, mind, and spirit. It is an outdoor activity that anybody can enjoy from birth until death.  By working in the garden, our bodies and bones become stronger and more flexible allowing for greater mobility. … Continue reading

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Gift of Nature

“ Look deep into nature, and then you will understand everything better.” Albert Einstein The choices each individual makes every day contribute to the health or the sickness of our earth. One of the most important things we can do … Continue reading

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