HAPPY BIRTHDAY UNITED STATES MARINE CORPS RESERVE!

I would like to wish the United States Marine Corps Reserve (USMCR) a very happy 106th birthday, that is celebrated on August 29th 2022. The USMCR was established in 1916 and receives the same training as the U.S. Marines (USMC), to provide critical services to the USMC for active missions of all-kinds during peacetime, warContinue reading “HAPPY BIRTHDAY UNITED STATES MARINE CORPS RESERVE!”

Pakistan Floods | Thank You Houston!

I would like to take the time to say thank you to the city of Houston, Texas., that has pulled together to support and raise awareness for the floods that are taking place in Pakistan. Thank you for including and supporting the Pakistani community during the time of Monsoon rains and floods. Image 1 –Continue reading “Pakistan Floods | Thank You Houston!”

Deputy Constable Omar Ursin.

My thoughts of love, prayer and condolences to family, friends, relatives, the Houston Police Department (HPD), Harris County Precinct 3 Commissioner’s office, the city of Houston and all who mourn the loss of Deputy Constable Omar Ursin. Deputy Ursin was tragically shot while he was off-duty to simply pick-up supper for his family. He wasContinue reading “Deputy Constable Omar Ursin.”

DEMOCRATIC SPACES?

I took the time to reflect upon democracy and democratic spaces. While it is important to preserve democracy, I wondered do we ever discuss or what should be constituted as a democratic space, where democratic discussions take place? For instance – the students who come together in a classroom, the individuals are from various backgrounds,Continue reading “DEMOCRATIC SPACES?”

REFLECTIONS | EDUCATION INITIATIVES AND OPPORTUNITIES!

I took the time to reflect upon my previous thoughts pertaining to the Student Debt Relief Plan / Program announcement. I continue to affirm that the decision will help student populations, as well as for the preparations of post-pandemic / COVID-19 relief measures. The top-down announcement also conveys a message from the President, to protectContinue reading “REFLECTIONS | EDUCATION INITIATIVES AND OPPORTUNITIES!”

KABUL TERRORIST ATTACK ANNIVERSARY.

On the 1st anniversary of the Kabul terrorist attack that took place on August 26th 2021, I take the time to solemnly remember the 13 American service men and women who were tragically killed from the suicide bombing outside of the Hamid Karzai Airport, in Kabul, Afghanistan. With the fallen U.S.A. Marines and Navy serviceContinue reading “KABUL TERRORIST ATTACK ANNIVERSARY.”

¡Viva Uruguay!

I would like to congratulate Uruguay with a very happy Independence day that is celebrated August 25th. This year the people of Uruguay will celebrate their 197th year of independence from the country of Brazil. I appreciate the shared heritages and mixed cultures of Uruguay from Argentina, Brazil, Portugal, and Spain. Uruguay is a countryContinue reading “¡Viva Uruguay!”

EDUCATION INITIATIVES AND OPPORTUNITIES!

As I took the time to reflect upon the President Joseph R. Biden Jr., student debt relief announcement, I appreciated the President sharing his own personal stories about the value of education. Which is quite relevant, given that the announcement is beneficial for students and the educational sector. While I know that there is disagreementContinue reading “EDUCATION INITIATIVES AND OPPORTUNITIES!”

HOUSTON TEXANS | JAMEY ROOTS

I would like to join the Houston Texans and all who mourn the passing of Jamey Roots. Mr. Roots was an American Sports Executive that served as the first team President of the Houston Texans National Football League (NFL) team. He was a well-known and well-loved Houstonian. Jamey Roots passed away on August 21st, 2022,Continue reading “HOUSTON TEXANS | JAMEY ROOTS”

HAPPY SCHOOL YEAR 2022-2023!

I would like to join everyone who has graciously and kindly taken the time to pray for our students, all that are embarking upon the journey of learning, for the school year of 2022-2023! August 22nd, 2022 is also known as the first day of school. I have appreciated taking the time to reflect uponContinue reading “HAPPY SCHOOL YEAR 2022-2023!”