Always an Advocate: Running into Newt Gingrich in New Hampshire

December 06, 2011 | Topics: Advocacy and Public Policy, Regional Conferences

By Vincent C. Schaff

If you have a passion for your work, advocacy becomes second nature. My wife likes to tell the story of my “Cracker Barrel presentation.” We were on vacation sitting next to a large family group of about 12 people having breakfast. In the course of their meal, a conversation started regarding study abroad and Semester at Sea. I went out to my car, grabbed some materials and handed them out to the group and answered their questions. You can’t pass up those opportunities.... See More