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WE WANT YOU! Alumni group advocating for ROTC. Jon Hillman '09, BrownROTC.org or (978) 590-5657.

DR. BRIAN ACKERMAN is a Harvard Medical School trained psychiatrist who is an Internationally recognized Mindfulness Educator and is Director of Meditation & Mindfulness Services at the Kent Center in Warwick. He has a private practice on 154 Waterman St. where he offers students and faculty highly skilled and intelligent psychotherapy and medications if needed. Call for appointment: (401) 500-5638 or AckermanPsychiatry@gmail.com

AN INTIMATE REBUKEFemale Genital Power in Ritual and Politics in West Africa Laura S. Grillo ‘78. Postmenopausal women deploy nudity and the conjuration of their sex to rebuke evil and protest the immoral use of political power. Amazon; laurasgrillo.com/writer/books/

BODY OF KNOWLEDGE: A Novel A M Matthews BA'70. A book you can't put down as you follow Susan Glasser, a researcher, trying to figure out what is happening after she makes a biotechnology discovery. 5 Stars! Amazon, ammatthews.com

EGG/EMBRYO DONOR Brown University alumna seeks egg or embryo donor for open/known donation. Please contact prospective parent directly at: knowneggdonor@gmail.com

EXECUTIVE ASSISTANT, NEW YORK Highly intelligent, resourceful individual with exceptional communication skills and organizational ability needed to support a busy executive. Primary responsibilities include coordinating a complex schedule, assisting with travel, and providing general office help in a fast-paced, dynamic environment. An active approach to problem-solving is essential. Prior experience assisting a high-level executive a plus. We offer a casual atmosphere in a beautiful space, working as part of an extraordinary group of gifted, interesting individuals. This is a full-time position with excellent compensation and benefits, as well as significant upside potential and management possibilities. Please email your resume and cover letter to: hlparecruit@gmail.com. Please note that due to the high number of respondents, we will unfortunately be unable to reply to every inquiry.

HONDURAS IN DANGEROUS TIMES: Resistance and Resilience James J. Phillips Ph.D. '76. Hondurans find many ways to resist and change an oppressive society. Reviewer: "This book is essential reading for understanding contemporary Central America." Amazon.

IMPROVING YOUR HAPPINESS AND SUCCESSHow a Simple Mathematical Approach Can Lead to Personal, Professional and Political Happiness and Success Through Better Decision Making. Hovey M. Tyndall '54. Available through Xlibris, (888) 795-4274.

INDIA-RAJASTHAN: Think beyond the Taj Mahal! This amazing wonder of the world will NOT be your best memory. Customized trips for 2-12 by private car, small van, motorcycle or horse! Enjoy sightseeing, shopping, cooking, visits with royal families and stays in historic palaces, castles and forts. Intimate, breathtaking and totally luxurious. Two weeks, starting at $5,400 all inclusive! Be transported! (914) 426-7624, royalrajencounters.com

INDIA-RAJASTHAN: Think beyond the Taj Mahal! This amazing wonder of the world will NOT be your best memory. Customized trips for 2-12 by private car, small van, motorcycle or horse! Enjoy sightseeing, shopping, cooking, visits with royal families and stays in historic palaces, castles and forts. Intimate, breathtaking and totally luxurious. Two weeks, starting at $5,400 all inclusive! Be transported! (914) 426-7624, royalrajencounters.com

ITALY. An Insider's Visit to Italy. Active, tailored, authentic tours of Italy’s time-honored traditions with exclusive introductions to artisans and producers keeping their chosen crafts alive. Tuscany, Emilia Romagna, Liguria, Piedmont, Dolomites and more. Relax. Experience. Enjoy. carolsmoveablefeast.com. 1-877-6600738; info@carolsmoveablefeast.com

MAINE WATERFRONT ESTATE Coolest summer climate, loveliest views on Eastern Seaboard. Six acres with beach on Frenchman Bay, opposite Bar Harbor. House has 3 bedrooms, 2.5 baths, multiple decks, music/media room with cathedral ceiling, wine cellar. Studio apartment above 2 car garage. $995,000.00. For details: gail@swanagency.com

MODERN MEMOIRS, INC. Your memoir, the way you want it! High quality commissioned (as-told-to) and assisted memoirs, including editorial, formatting, self-publishing, and more. modernmemoirs.com or call (413) 253-2353.

OSTERVILLE Charming Cape Cod cottage, 3 bedrooms, 2 baths, AC, dining/sleeping porch, amenities, private acre, near village and beach, $1,400 weekly. suzanne.shea2@aol.com

PARIS – MARAIS Exquisite, sunny, quiet 1-bedroom apartment behind Place des Vosges. King-size bed, living/dining room, six chairs, full kitchen, washer, dryer, wifi. Weekly maid service. $1,350 weekly. Email: max@gwu.edu

PROVENCE Villa rental near Avignon. www.la-lavande.comesafdie@cordisgroup.com; (401) 225-4919.

REFUGEE: An American Story Felix Alberto Granados '76. Fast paced and entertaining family autobiography of life in America after Fidel Castro seized control of Cuba. lulu.com, felixgranados@aol.com

RIGHT FULL RUDDER: Courage to Change Course Bruce J. Boydell ’63. A story of life events calling for changes in direction. Responding to warning signals is key. Professor Barrett Hazeltine’s endorsement says: “I came away feeling I had gained much from it.” bjboydell@icloud.com

SHE DID IT!: 21 Women Who Changed the Way We Think Written and illustrated by Emily Arnold McCully ’61. Engrossing biographies show how American women changed the course of society. Reading for the whole family. books.disney.com

ST. JOHN, U.S. VIRGIN ISLANDS Hillcrest Guest House. HillcrestStJohn.com; (340) 998-8388.

THE 16TH PETER MCGARR MYSTERY by Bartholomew Gill (Mark McGarrity '66). Boston Herald"Vibrant landscape…a plot with punch…poignancy.” Washington Post: "Irish characters…true and memorable.” New York TimesAstonishing…internal complexity…surface charms and graces.” mcgarrbooks@gmail.com; agent Robin Rue, rrue@writershouse.com

THE ADULTERATION OF CHILDREN'S SPORTS: Waning Health and Well-Being in the Age of Organized Play Kristi Erdal '88. Presents current behavioral and physiological research about how adults have changed children’s organized sport in recent decades and about the consequences of those changes. Available at: Professor Kristi Erdal, Amazon, and Barnes & Noble

THE CANDIDATE Jack Quinn ’59. Assigned to protect presidential candidate Senator Charles Robinson, Secret Service Agent Jared Coughlin discovers a secret relationship between Robinson and Jared’s deceased parents; that Robinson was a German spy in WWII; and murdered Jared’s father. candidatequinn.com

THE GREAT AMERICAN FOOT RACE Andrew Speno '88. A foot race from L.A. to N.Y.? Forty miles a day for 84 days? $25,000 to the winner? Strange-but-true sports story for teens. goodreads.com

UNIQUE GIFT ALERT! Tell My Story, an audio story production company founded by Molly Schulson '16, takes milestone moments in your life and transforms them into extraordinary tales. Think engagements, birthdays, anniversaries and retirements. It's like an episode of a podcast, personalized for you (with custom music and narration). Check out examples: tellmystoryaudio.com

UNPUBLISHED MANUSCRIPTS WANTED Royalty publisher seeks fiction and non-fiction for adults and children. InkwaterPress.com, (503) 968-6777.

WILD WORLD Peter S. Rush '71. After the Kent State massacre, Steve Logan wanted to change the system though he risked his life and losing his love, Roxy. He soon discovered that making a difference was making him different! petersrush.com

WINTER LIGHT Peter Thompson PhD '75. Holden Caulfield meets Lucky Jim! A novel of dire winter in a New England boarding school. The alienation and public freak-out of the young Latin teacher, Rhodes. Funny and dark. www.lavenderink.org, Amazon.

YALE WRITERS' WORKSHOP June 2019. From first to final draft, find your voice at Yale. Apply by March 15, 2019. summer.yale.edu/YWW

YOU STARTED WHAT AFTER 60? HIGHPOINTING ACROSS AMERICA by Jane Trowbridge Bertrand ’71. An inspiring account of one woman’s attempt to reach the highest point in every state, having left the toughest for last. Available at www.Itascabooks.com; Amazon, and Barnes & Noble.

YOUR HEART MY HANDS An Immigrant's Remarkable Journey to Become One of America's Preeminent Cardiac Surgeons Arun K. Singh MD. Awe-inspiring stories of hard work, determination, and perseverance. Pre-Order Now: www.yourheartmyhands.com

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