The Business of We by Laura Kriska | Book Review

Born after the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and raised to be culturally polite, I’ve been taught to avoid calling attention to racial and cultural differences. While this may have been a well-intentioned message, it doesn’t prepare us to acknowledge and confront factors that can divide us (p.34) So Laura Kriska acknowledges the existence of…

The Best Boss I NEVER Had: Dr. Pascal Imperato by Garry Graham

My life literally changed when I met the founding Dean at SUNY Downstate School of Public Health Dr. Pascal Imperato affectionately known as “Pat”. In 2004 I had just completed a Masters degree in rehabilitation counseling from New York University. Needless to say, I thought I had arrived in my career and my educational accomplishments….