Job Hunting Strategies: Developing a Network (A Reception and a Seminar) – Thursday, November 15 at 6:30 pm, Merrill Lynch Wealth Management, 1152 15th St NW, Suite 6000, Washington, DC We were treated to a workshop by U-M alumna and career planning expert Dara Iserson, founder and director of Bactrian Global Strategies.
Attended the the “Untold Titanic” National Geographic Society presentation by Dr. Robert Ballard. Turns out, Ballard’s search for Titanic was a cover story for a classified Navy mission. “We pulled it off! That was my job” Ballard’s story was of exploration and discovery–and inspiration. “If it’s easy, it ain’t worth doing. Go for the big mountain […]
We took Mokulele Air from OGG (Kahalui). While boarding, a fighter jet streaked across the sky, then shot straight up, rolling. Our Cesna Grand Caravan wouldn’t be so cool. We did, though, go around the east side of Molokai, along the sea cliffs. Along the way one of the pilots motioned with a shaka that […]
Had fun diving with Lahaina Divers for an afternoon “discovery” scuba. We dove off the Mala wharf, the part now submerged after being battered by Hurricane Iniki and currents, which locals warned the builders about. We went through the training just as I did for my first time diving with Maui Dreams, learning how to […]
Last day of the whale season on Captain Steve’s Whale Watch in the Hawaiian Islands Humpback Whale National Marine Sanctuary . The first video is the mysterious whale song, sung only by males. One would presume the males sing to attract females, yet sometimes they sing in the absence of other whales. Perhaps they sing for […]