Personal Growth & Philosophy

  • Humanities WA Talk: Is Truth Really Dead in America?

    Humanities WA Talk: Is Truth Really Dead in America?

    WSU professor Steven Stehr investigates the roots and consequences of the erosion of truth, with a focus on politics and science. From the rise of conspiracy theories to the echo chamber of social media, Stehr leads a conversation that asks to what extent are we living in a post-truth world?...

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  • College Application/Admission Seminar (online)

    College Application/Admission Seminar (online)

    Thurs. 3/4. Do you know a teen preparing for college?  Dr. Mark Hofer helps students find, get admitted to, and graduate from great colleges and universities that will best serve their academic, social, financial, and personal needs.  He guides students and their families through the application and admissions process to identify the best colleges while maintaining a focus on graduating with as little debt as possible. ...

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  • Grief in the Time of COVID-19

    Grief in the Time of COVID-19

    Fri. 2/19. The COVID-19 pandemic has impacted everyone’s life in countless ways; social isolation, loss of daily routine, fear of the future, and, for many, loss due to death. It is important during this time to acknowledge these losses and to find healthy ways to manage our individual and collective grief. Join us for a presentation and discussion about grief during COVID-19 that will provide some tangible strategies for coping in this challenging time....

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  • Beyond Survival Mode: Thriving with Adult ADHD

    Beyond Survival Mode: Thriving with Adult ADHD

    In this talk, Catherine Mutti-Driscoll, PhD, a Certified ADHD and Executive Function Coach at the Hallowell Todaro ADHD Center, will describe the steps that adults can take to thrive with ADHD....

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  • Movie and Discussion: Living with Memory Loss: In Our Own Words

    Movie and Discussion: Living with Memory Loss: In Our Own Words

    Mon, 2/8. Join us to watch a documentary created at the Greenwood Senior Center, featuring participants of The Gathering Place, an early-stage memory loss program. Following the movie, Social Worker Carin Mack will lead participants in a discussion exploring the themes of stigma, friendship, and understanding. ...

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  • Writing, and Changing, Our Lives

    Writing, and Changing, Our Lives

    How can our writing help us reflect on what has come before, and also meet the mystery of what is to come, in our own lives as well as in human and natural history? We will read poems and short prose and respond by creating poems and prose pieces to awaken our own sense of adventure and possibility and to find our way in mind and heart, even in these turbulent and uncertain times. ...

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  • Writing, and Changing, Our Lives

    Writing, and Changing, Our Lives

    How can our writing help us reflect on what has come before, and also meet the mystery of what is to come, in our own lives as well as in human and natural history? We will read poems and short prose and respond by creating poems and prose pieces to awaken our own sense of adventure and possibility and to find our way in mind and heart, even in these turbulent and uncertain times. ...

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  • Conservation Fitness: Connect to the Earth in a Healthy Way

    Conservation Fitness: Connect to the Earth in a Healthy Way

    Relying on methods learned from her time as a zookeeper, PJ Beaven has developed a fitness program unlike any other. She will show us how to use positive reinforcement and conservation to motivate us personally and make a difference in our world, one step, one bite, and one tiny behavior at a time....

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  • College Application/Admission Seminar (online)

    College Application/Admission Seminar (online)

    Do you know a teen preparing for college?  Dr. Mark Hofer helps students find, get admitted to, and graduate from great colleges and universities that will best serve their academic, social, financial, and personal needs.  He guides students and their families through the application and admissions process to identify the best colleges while maintaining a focus on graduating with as little debt as possible.  Join Dr. Hofer at this free introductory talk for parents and college-bound high school juniors and seniors....

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  • Collage for Wellbeing: Sharing Your Inner Light in the Dark

    Collage for Wellbeing: Sharing Your Inner Light in the Dark

    Collage is a powerful medium for self-expression that is accessible to all of us—no artistic experience needed! ...

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