Newsletter, June 18, 2018 – KID’S WINGS – Our scheduled speaker for today was Dick Lawrence of Kid’s Wings. He was unable to make it due to the very thing he was to speak about, the air transportation of children in need of lifesaving medical treatment. Mr. Lawrence was busy with an emergency situation and hopes to speak to us about this great organization sometime in the future.
Newsletter, May 21, 2018 – The Fracking Debate: The risks, benefits and uncertainties of the shale revolution, the title of a book written by today’s speaker, Daniel Raimi, energy policy think tank member and professor at the Ford School for Public Policy at the University of Michigan, introduced by Kathie Wilder.
Newsletter, May 14, 2018 – Mott Children’s Hospital Update – Advances in Patient and Family-Centered Care at C.S. Mott Hospital’s Pediatric ICU, Dr. Michael W. Quasney, Professor and Division Director for Pediatric Critical Care Medicine in the Department of Pediatrics and Communicable Diseases at the University of Michigan, introduced by Dennis Powers.
Newsletter, May 7, 2018 – St. Joseph Mercy Cancer Program and Research- Max Ziegler introduced today’s program, St. Joseph Mercy Cancer Program and Research with speakers: Beth LaVasseur, Director of Oncology Services and Katie Elliott, Director of Development.
Newsletter, March 26, 2018 – GENESIS: Cross & Star of David, Rabbi Josh Whinston of Temple Beth Emeth and Christine Moody, who is a member of St. Clare of Assi- si Episcopal Church, introduced by Dick Benedek.
Newsletter, March 12, 2018 – The KEEP. Margaret Krasnoff introduced Shannan Gibb- Randall and Lindsey Nelson of Insite Design. They are both landscape archi- tects who have been advising us on the KEEP (Kiwanis Environmental Education Preserve).
Newsletter, February 12, 2018 – Ann Arbor Area Community Foundation – Neel Hajra, CEO of the Ann Arbor Area Community Foundation, and Maryellen Ferro, Community Investment Officer, introduced by Alan Burg.
Newsletter, February 5, 2018 – “Flight of the Butterflies”, a presentation on pollinators by Manja Holland, PhD from the Great Lakes Region of the National Wildlife Federation, with Jennifer Fike, and introduced by Dale Leslie.
Newsletter, January 22, 2018 – University of Michigan Learning Librarian Jo Angela Oehrli, spoke on one of today’s hottest topics, Fake News. Jo was joined by her colleague, Shevon Desai. They were introduced by Deb Jones.
Newsletter, January 15, 2018 – Dale Leslie introduced our special Martin Luther King, Jr. Day speaker, Lynette Clemetson, who is the Director of the University of Michigan Wallace House, home of the Knight-Wallace Fellowships for Journalists and the Livingston Awards for Young Journalists.
Newsletter, January 2, 2018 – Celebrating Our Success! Jerry Brown introduced a condensed video, made by Jim Campbell, of our club’s final gala celebration at the Kiwanis Center Downtown held on September 28, 2017.