My son Tom headed off to college last week, after spending the last two months working in Shanghai. The cornfields of Grinnell, Iowa, are a change from the crowded streets and glittering towers of China’s major financial center. He called a few minutes ago to share the news that the first handout in his first class was an article from the Encyclopedia of Community on “Organization Culture and Voluntary Associations,” by Doug Caulkins, who was teaching the class.
Tom’s first day at college
About the Author: Karen Christensen
Karen Christensen is the CEO of Berkshire Publishing.