Presidential Blog

The Four Horsewomen Against the Apocalypse

Dear colleagues, This past week has been challenging — no doubt because this coronavirus grind is wearing. But then there is this humorous meme that brings a smile to my face: “First time in history we can save the human race by laying in front of the TV and doing...

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Ambiguity, Clarity, Intentionality: A Cycle of Life

Dear colleagues, “The ambiguity shrouding this whole crisis makes it all the more difficult for the mind to adjust to, runners can only pace themselves if they know how far the finish line is and yet in this race our finish line is just a prediction, an educated...

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We Can Draw Strength from their Grit, Resilience and Courage!

Dear colleagues, Are we not overwhelmed and dismayed by the virus-driven narratives of our vulnerability? Joe Pinsker, in his Atlantic article of April 10, 2020, warns that the “virus is being felt by just about everyone in the United States and all over the world, in...

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