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Carpenter Center names Dan Byers as its new director

The Carpenter Center for the Visual Arts (CCVA) announces the appointment of Dan Byers as the John R. and Barbara Robinson Family Director, effective June 1. 358 more words

Campus & Community

Amanda Palmer and Damon Krukowski talk analog vs. digital

Bring back the noise.

Such was the prescription from indie musicians Amanda Palmer and Damon Krukowski ’85 during an animated discussion about digital creativity Tuesday night at the Carpenter Center for the Visual Arts. 696 more words

Arts & Culture

#80 - All my books are being re-published

I’ve written four books – all adoption related – two non-fiction and two novels.  I started with Thomas Publishers and then went with Tate Publishers who over the years ended up publishing all four of my books. 215 more words

Adoption Issues

79 - I love you vs. I believe in you

I love you.

I believe in you.


Two different phrases.  Both essential in parenting, but they don’t have the exact same meaning. The adoption expert,  Robert Hafetz, in his papers emphasizes how important the second phrase is – “I believe in you”. 303 more words

Adoptive Parenting

#78 - Changes in adoptive parenting


“The Process of Change in Adoption Therapy” is another of Robert Hafetz’s outstanding papers on adoption.  You can google    Robert Haftez – Academia.edu    to see a list of his articles.  312 more words

Adoptive Parenting

Feigned Feminism Reboot

Russell Moore, author of Adopted for Life, tells a story about meeting an adoptive couple at a conference. They wanted him to see the boy they had adopted from a former Soviet State. 743 more words

#77 New study by Donaldson Adoption Institute

The Donaldson Adoption Institute has recently released a new report titled “Adoption in America Today: The Good, The Bad, and a Path to Reform”. 339 more words

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