DOD Students Excel

It isn’t very often that The Virginian-Pilot’s Op Ed page brings on peals of laughter at my breakfast table. But ever since Daniel Golden’s article delineating the high level of success in Department of Defense schools appeared in the Wall… [more]

Croagh Patrick

In the summer of 1965, my father took me to Ireland for the first time. On the fourth Sunday of that July, we joined the pilgrimage up Croagh Patrick, a mountain in the northwest also known as “the reek”.  Croagh… [more]