Daily Archives: February 24, 2011

What It Means

As director of membership and marketing, I think about the UIAA members and their memberships—and what they entail—on a daily basis.

During some reflection and brainstorming today, I turned to a trusty old friend for inspiration: the Merriam-Webster dictionary. As an English major in college, I found solace in dictionaries; all of those words kept me entertained and inspired. I also…

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May I Help You?

I am in the (I think) enviable position of taking a lot of phone calls from many diverse constituents—mostly about membership in the alumni association. Now and again, I do have to bite my tongue, because sometimes my absolutely witty and hilarious response just isn’t appropriate. Usually this happens on very cold days when someone who lives in a snow-free…

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