If you can't attend the Schweitzer Fellows for Life annual conference this Saturday, don't worry: we'll be live-tweeting Wynona Ward's keynote, Jack Geiger's Schweitzer Prize ceremony and speech, our 8 breakout sessions, and more! Follow us on Twitter: we're @SchweitzerASF. Here's what we'll be covering: An inspiring keynote address by Wynona Ward (Fellow for Life, anti-domestic violence … [Read more...] about Follow @SchweitzerASF for Live Tweets From Our Oct. 16 Annual Conference!
Fellows for Life Conference
The kindness of strangers, and where it leads: that's the theme of this week's episode of NPR's This American Life, which tells the story of a transformative relationship between Jewish runaway Jack Geiger and African-American actor Canada Lee. It was 1940. 14-year-old Geiger had completed his high school coursework, but couldn't find a college that would accept him. There was conflict at home, … [Read more...] about FFL Conference Keynote Speaker Jack Geiger on NPR’s “This American Life”