4 Statements Students Hardly Ever Hear

It was a bad day for me. I was set to speak at 2 California prisons, but I lost my wallet. This was a big deal because state law says that you cannot enter a correctional facility without a government issued ID, and I had nothing. Fortunately, I had been a guest...
4 Steps to Overcoming Divisiveness in America

4 Steps to Overcoming Divisiveness in America

Let’s just address the dwarf goblin in the room (I didn’t just want to say elephant in the room like everybody else does), our president is shall we say, a tad outspoken?   I put it in those words because that’s something everybody can agree with. Now let me...
3 Leadership Lessons From 9-11

3 Leadership Lessons From 9-11

Like many people, I still vividly remember September 11, 2001. I was 16 years old, it was my junior year in high school, and I was in Mr. Blumke’s AP Psychology class a little confused about what was really going on. Did a pilot just crash because he was drunk? Was...
[Video] Should We Be Segregated?

[Video] Should We Be Segregated?

With the demonstration in Charlottesville I think it is paramount that we have a conversation about race relations. There are racists amongst us. There are people that don’t care for you solely because of the way you look. What can we do? This video gives a...