Current Issue

June1, 2011

Vol. 111, No. 14

After touring the women’s center in Now Zad, Zoe Bedell ’07, third from left, other female Marines, and members of the Helmand provincial council talk about what’s needed to get the center running.

Women to women

In Afghanistan, Zoe Bedell ’07 led female Marines in a new role

Published in the June1, 2011, issue

Editor’s note: E.B. Boyd ’89, a freelance journalist in California, spent two weeks with Marine 1st Lt. Zoe Bedell ’07 in Afghanistan in March, shortly before Bedell’s second tour of duty in Afghanistan came to an end. Bedell has since returned to the ...Read more
James Blue 91, far right, with Afghan students.

James Blue ’91: Training Afghan journalists

Published in the June1, 2011, issue

As a television producer, James Blue ’91 visited the major war zones of the last two decades. It was the people of Afghanistan who captured his heart. So when the opportunity came to return to the country last year, Blue jumped. Blue began a video-training...Read more

When God comes to the office

Princeton’s David Miller says faith works at work

Published in the June1, 2011, issue

David Miller has no trouble recalling the advice he was given as an IBM trainee fresh out of college in 1979: “Whatever else you learn here,” the instructor cautioned, “just don’t forget — religion and business simply don’t mix. Customers want solutions to...Read more
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