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What would you change about our society?

What would you change about our society?

Posted: March 14, 2017

There are truths ingrained in our society that influence our daily lives. Read more »


What is your fondest childhood memory?

What is your fondest childhood memory?

Posted: February 28, 2017

The years go by and memories fade, but there will always be fond times from younger years that stay fresh. Read more »

In 10 words or less, describe the greatest love of your life.

In 10 words or less, describe the greatest love of your life.

Posted: February 14, 2017

It could be the love of a spouse, the love of a pet or a love for music. Read more »

What has been your greatest adventure in life thus far?

What has been your greatest adventure in life thus far?

Posted: January 24, 2017

A thirst for adventure can take us sailing across the sea or at the summit of a mountain. Read more »

What is the difference between living and existing?

What is the difference between living and existing?

Posted: November 1, 2016

Oscar Wilde famously asserts that, "to live is the rarest thing in the world. Read more »

What idea needs to be retired?

What idea needs to be retired?

Posted: October 4, 2015

Time graciously grants us perspective and wisdom. Read more »

Why go back to school?

Why go back to school?

Posted: August 11, 2015

As summer winds down, students of all ages are preparing to begin a new semester of school. Read more »

How do you create change?

How do you create change?

Posted: July 28, 2015

With new technologies and tools like change. Read more »

What does freedom mean to you?

What does freedom mean to you?

Posted: July 5, 2015

Every Fourth of July, we celebrate the adoption of the Declaration of Independence and our country's freedom. Read more »

What is the best thing a parent can do for a child?

What is the best thing a parent can do for a child?

Posted: June 20, 2015

Whether fixing lunches, kissing boo-boos, helping with homework or offering advice -- a parent's work is never done. Read more »

What problem today bothers you the most?

What problem today bothers you the most?

Posted: June 4, 2015

Injustice. Unemployment. Read more »

What was your favorite childhood toy?

What was your favorite childhood toy?

Posted: May 28, 2015

The viewfinder. The Easy Bake Oven. Read more »

What are you most grateful for?

What are you most grateful for?

Posted: May 21, 2015

For many, Memorial Day is a time for reflection as we honor those who have served and died in our nation's armed forces. Read more »

What is your proudest moment?

What is your proudest moment?

Posted: May 11, 2015

If we're lucky, life is filled with moments where all of our hard work finally pays off. Read more »

How do you deal with change?

How do you deal with change?

Posted: May 4, 2015

Many people say that the only thing constant in life is change. Read more »

How did the Vietnam War change your perspective on authority?

How did the Vietnam War change your perspective on authority?

Posted: April 23, 2015

Senior Correspondent Philip Jenks says that for many, the Vietnam War represents the end of America's unwavering trust in its leaders. Read more »

What's your definition of success?

What's your definition of success?

Posted: March 30, 2015

Success is relative. For some, it's defined by a sizeable paycheck. Read more »

What technological advancement or invention impacted you the most?

What technological advancement or invention impacted you the most?

Posted: March 23, 2015

Mel Lavine warns against the effects of modern technology on historical records. Read more »

What's the best advice you've ever received?

What's the best advice you've ever received?

Posted: March 16, 2015

Career consultant Deborah Fernandez says confidence is the cornerstone of performance when she advises job seekers. Read more »

What is your favorite travel memory?

What is your favorite travel memory?

Posted: March 9, 2015

As winter weather disappears and spring break approaches, many people are busy making travel plans. Read more »

How can we promote peace?

How can we promote peace?

Posted: March 2, 2015

Intolerance and religious extremism are part of major headlines on a daily basis. Read more »

Have you witnessed the anger of a city?

Have you witnessed the anger of a city?

Posted: December 30, 2014

With the unrest following the recent grand jury decisions in the Mike Brown and Eric Garner cases, memories of similar situations are near at hand. Read more »

What is your experience of war?

What is your experience of war?

Posted: September 11, 2014

After a decade of war in Afghanistan and Iraq, a potentially longer conflict looms now as the United States and its allies bomb the Islamic State in Syria and Iraq. Read more »

What was your career path?

What was your career path?

Posted: September 30, 2014

"Career" seems like an old word in this time of corporate restructuring, off-shoring and free agency. Read more »


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