Navigating the waters of adoption and reunion: What is my story?

by (Adoptees Connect)

Submitted 10-30-2018 under PLACE-MATTERS

This piece was written by John Glass. Growing up being adopted never felt terribly unusual. I had wonderful parents, a great sister, & an older brother who I idolized and was also adopted. To my parent’s credit, I always knew I was...

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Adoptee finds healing in lifelong journey through sharing story, seeking community

by (Adoptees Connect)

Submitted 10-09-2018 under PLACE-MATTERS

I often compared myself to a puzzle piece. At the beginning of my life, I went missing outside of the box, feeling like I don’t fit anywhere, unique to one puzzle somewhere out there, waiting to be placed back in perfect position. ...

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Marywood Alumnae Homecoming

by (grdominicans)

Submitted 09-13-2010 under NONPROFITS

Approximately 120 former Marywood graduates gathered to reunite with old friends and classmates. On Friday (August 20), a reception was held from 6 – 8 p.m. with food, fun and cheer. Saturday (August 21) was packed with events, speakers, workshops...

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