There was a gathering of Lakenheath Lancers in San Antonio over the weekend of 4-5 April (folks who attended high school at RAF Lakenheath, UK). Photos below and at: http://imageevent.com/getdown/lakenheathinsanantonio Don't take my picture!
The milieu in which I grew up made it clear that some people were predestined to be more successful than others. It was subtle message. It was complex, having roots in things like the pitfall of pride (i.e., if you're proud of your accomplishments, you may be stealing glory that belongs to God). Being prideful… Continue reading Comfort
I'm in the midst of planning my high school reunion. It will start on Guy Fawkes Day - though I don't anticipate that we will build a bonfire in the hotel lobby. Among other e-outreach activities, I set up a Facebook page for the event. The FB page contains info about the date, the city,… Continue reading Getting the Message Out…or IN
The Lakenheath High School reunion in St. Louis was fantastic. There are photos here (scroll down) and Valerie Rogers White posted more photos here. The 2008 Lakenheath High School Reunion Awards - To honor the Lancers who gathered in St. Louis at the Millenium Hotel on July 31 – August 3, 2008, I offer these… Continue reading Lakenheath HS Reunion 2008: Awards Edition
I'm going to be traveling over the next week. Not by train. I'm going to my high school reunion - this time in St. Louis. I went to junior high and high school on an American Air Force base in England, RAF Lakenheath. (Sorry to be repetitive, but one must always set the table for… Continue reading Union Station, Los Angeles
I'm going to Washington, D.C. for my high school reunion. Yes, the mighty Lancers of Lakenheath High School, RAF Lakenheath, Brandon, Suffolk, England --well, we don't know where we belong on this continent. So this year we're going to DC (last year it was Vegas, before that San Diego, Dallas, St. Louis...). RAF Lakenheath (<--that's… Continue reading Is It My England Too? On Being a Third Culture Kid
Thanks to the Class of 1976, a bunch of us Lakenheath Lancers got together in Las Vegas last month. We had such a fantastic time that the mighty class of 1977 has decided to host a reunion to celebrate our 30th! See the link at the right (under "blogroll") for more information.