On July 2, 1776 the Second Continental Congress passed the resolution of independence, officially severing ties of the thirteen original colonies from the British crown. It was only on the 4th of July that Declaration of Independence, a document explaining the prior vote, was approved. I hope that this week my fellow Americans will remember our fundamental freedoms and those that defend them.
Snow was falling on Penn State’s University Park campus in mid December 2013. Students had organized a vigil in front of the […]
We travelled up to the small island of Föhr, off the northwest coast of Germany in the Nordsee and part of the […]
This past spring we took a group of students out to San Francisco. The trip would not be complete without a visit […]
5 am gets earlier each year I get older. My son wants to come with me tomorrow so I will do it […]