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John Sipher is a Director of Client Services at CrossLead, Inc. John retired in 2014 after a 28-year career in the Central Intelligence Agency’s National Clandestine Service. At the time of his retirement he was a member of the CIA’s Senior Intelligence Service. John served multiple overseas tours as Chief of Station and Deputy Chief..
17:49 Gary Jones, co-author of “My iPad for Seniors” will share some of the many ways to use your tablet to travel the world, cook an awesome meal, listen to your favorite music, read a bestseller, or have a face-to-face conversation with your grandchild. Many of the presentations are provided by unaffiliated organizations and do..
By WALECIA KONRAD MARCH 19, 2015 Adult Education, Brain activity Online learning has gained momentum from retirees’ increasing comfort with technology. In April 2014, the Pew Research Center reported that 59 percent of adults over the age of 65 use the Internet, a six percentage point increase from a year earlier. In addition, 47 percent..
The subtitle of his new book says it all: “Advice for Teachers from Rookies to Veterans: “No Retreat, No Surrender!” Known internationally for his humor and no-nonsense advice, Rafe Esquith shares his knowledge with generosity and candor, writing and speaking to teachers all over the world. See also – http://www.cnn.com/2015/10/15/us/los-angeles-teacher-class-action-lawsuit-rafe-esquith/index.html – legal Mark Geragos
This story appears in the June 30, 2014 issue of Forbes. John Abele, co-founder of Boston Scientific, spoke about his quest to solve the mystery of the USS Grunion, a World War II submarine that sank without a trace off the Aleutian Islands. All hands were lost, including John’s father, the commander of the sub…
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1:17:55 The Jackie Robinson Story (1950) – Playlist mix 24 videos 42 Movie On April 15, 1947, America changed forever. This day saw the first African-American man, Jackie Robinson, ever to play major league baseball. Covers his college career, his years in the Negro Baseball League, and the racial prejudice he had to face in..
Thomas Reeve “Tom” Pickering (born November 5, 1931) is a retired United States ambassador. Among his many diplomatic appointments, he served as U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations from 1989 to 1992. He began attending Bowdoin College in Brunswick, Maine in 1949 with plans to join the ministry and graduated cum laude in 1953 with..
Rachel Meghan Markle (born August 4, 1981) is an American actress. She is to become a member of the British royal family upon her marriage to Prince Harry on May 19, 2018. Markle was born and raised in Los Angeles, California. After graduating from Northwestern University with a degree in theatre and international studies in..
Alicia de Larrocha y de la Calle (23 May 1923 – 25 September 2009) was a Spanish pianist and composer. She was considered one of the great piano legends of the 20th century. Reuters called her “the greatest Spanish pianist in history”, Time “one of the world’s most outstanding pianists” and The Guardian “the leading..
Very small homes can provide big opportunities for people of all ages — and the cities, towns and rural communities where they live. by Carol Kaufmann, AARP Livable Communities – Community Connection Tiny Retirement House Over the last 40 years, the average home in the United States has increased in size by more than 1,000..
Generation Grandparent By PAULA SPAN MARCH 21, 2018 Children are often closer to the grandparents on their mother’s side, research shows. When I arrive at my daughter and son-in-law’s Brooklyn apartment on Thursdays, my 18-month-old granddaughter hurtles toward me with her still lurch-y gait, happy for our weekly date. While her parents work, we spend..
James George Stavridis (born February 15, 1955) is a retired United States Navy admiral and the current dean of the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy at Tufts University, a graduate school for international affairs. Stavridis serves as the chief international diplomacy and national security analyst for NBC News in New York. He is also..
10:26 Francisco José de Goya y Lucientes[A] (/ˈɡɔɪə/; Spanish: [fɾanˈθisko xoˈse ðe ˈɣoʝa i luˈθjentes]; 30 March 1746 – 16 April 1828) was a Spanish romantic painter and printmaker. He is considered the most important Spanish artist of late 18th and early 19th centuries and throughout his long career was a commentator and chronicler of..
Marshall was assigned to the War Plans Division on the War Department staff, and he was subsequently appointed as the Army’s Deputy Chief of Staff. When Chief of Staff Malin Craig retired in 1939, Marshall became acting Chief of Staff, and then Chief of Staff. He served as Chief of Staff until the end of..
Published on Sep 17, 2017 – Horse, racing, horse race Penny Chenery, who bred and raced 1973 Triple Crown winner Secretariat as well as realizing her ailing father’s dream to win the Kentucky Derby in 1972 with Riva Ridge, has died. She was 95. Chenery died Saturday in her Boulder, Colorado, home following complications from..
Sir Harold Matthew Evans (born 28 June 1928) is a British-born journalist and writer who was editor of The Sunday Times from 1967 to 1981. In 1984 he moved to the United States, where he had leading positions in journalism with US News and World Report, The Atlantic Monthly, and the New York Daily News…