Apra's recent Fall Symposium, held last month in Washington, D.C., was an excellent example of how Apra events provide great opportunities for dialog about the skills required to be a leader, and the challenges we face as leaders.
My brother likes to tell a story about the time we found the end of the rainbow.
A storm had passed, and a brilliant rainbow touched down in our backyard. “See if you can find the pot of gold," said our dad.
When I joined the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee (UWM) Department of Development in 1980, it was a very different place than it is today.