Feature Archive

1-Aug-2016

From the August 2016 issue of The Rotarian

We stood in a circle in a forest preserve on Chicago’s Northwest Side and got our marching, or chopping, orders: We were to cho... Read more

1-Aug-2016

From the August 2016 issue of The Rotarian

When I tell people I grew up in Palo Alto, Calif. – the epicenter of Silicon Valley – they tend to assume that I was born with... Read more

1-Aug-2016

From the August 2016 issue of The Rotarian

Quilts may be utilitarian objects, but Rod Buffington’s “quilt paintings” – watercolors on paper that are then covered with sma... Read more

1-Aug-2016

From the August 2016 issue of The Rotarian

Steven Goldsmith is a mediation and training leader with Mediators Beyond Borders International, an organization that develops... Read more

28-Jul-2016

From the August 2016 issue of The Rotarian

It’s 3 a.m. on a Sunday, and Katheryne Rosa Barazorda Cuellar is up, preparing to work in her mother’s soup stall in the small... Read more

1-Jul-2016

From the July 2016 issue of The Rotarian

Just before John Germ dropped by, Rick Youngblood took a deep breath. “You want to match his energy,” he says, “but he makes it h... Read more

23-Jun-2016

From the July 2016 issue of The Rotarian

When Brad Rubini was reading a bedtime story to his seven-year-old daughter, Claire, she asked him why he was reading the words w... Read more

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