Books

LearningSpeedLightLearning at the Speed of Light
Two former senior IBM executives who came to The Alfred P. Sloan Foundation in the early 1990s with a few ideas about higher education.

The Call of NursingThe Call of Nursing
The twenty-three intimate self-portraits offer a rare glimpse into the lives of women and men committed to care and service.

ProtectingOurFutureProtecting Our Future
Volume One looks at the first 10 federal operational directives for securing U.S. business systems, and offers expert analysis on challenges and needs faced by each sector.
CourageousLearning2Courageous Learning
Inspirational stories of adult learners, and a look at the institutions designed to meet the needs of working-age adults, that are overlooked by most institutions.

shot_330hShot
“…hands down, the most ‘relatable’ book about life with [T1] diabetes I’ve ever read.”
—Amy Tenderich, Diabetes Mine

SanctuarySanctuary of Illness
A powerful and personal inside tour of what happens when our arteries fail, reminding us that heart disease seldom affects just one heart.
Language_250The Language of Men
Anthony D’Aries transports us to the crossroads of gender and history, then leads us through the unsettling terrain that creates fathers, sons, brothers, and husbands. 
saving_troy_260Saving Troy
A glimpse into the harsh realities of the firefighters and paramedics of Troy, a down-at-the-heels, rust-belt city in upstate New York.