Annual Survey, Upcoming Programs, and Summer Reading

Annual Survey: Later this month you will receive a copy of our annual survey. Please take the time to fill it out online. The survey results are carefully reviewed by the Board of Trustees and used to make decisions about how to improve the services we provide to judges, including the programs and author talks …

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Climate Change: Pay Me Now or Pay Me Later

In January, 2021, shortly after President Biden took office, Dr. Marcia McNutt, President of the National Academy of Sciences, remarked that “[t]he effects of climate change are cascading far beyond the environment and include serious implications for the economy, human health, and national security.” Dr. Victor Dzau, President of the National Academy of Medicine, underscored …

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Recalling the Greatest Evil in Recorded History

Today we observe International Holocaust Remembrance Day.  The United Nations established this day to mark the anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz-Birkenau.  It is estimated that the Nazi SS and police deported at least 1.3 million people to the Auschwitz camp complex between 1940 and 1945.  Of these people, approximately 1.1 million people were murdered …

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