Lightning Makes No Sound Until It Strikes

June 17, 2020 “Lightning Makes No Sound Until It Strikes.” – Martin Luther King, Jr. Lightning has struck – the sounds that I hear are the sounds of change. I am listening, I am hearing and I am learning. Over the last few weeks, I have read the narrative of many colleagues from universities across Read more about Lightning Makes No Sound Until It Strikes[…]

Celebrating the Class of 2020

May 18, 2020 Generations throughout the course of time have experienced defining moments, profoundly impacting how they lived their lives. For my grandparents it was WWI and the Spanish Flu, while my parents lived through the Great Depression and served in WWII. During my lifetime, I saw the Civil Rights Movement change our nation while Read more about Celebrating the Class of 2020[…]

Gratitude – It’s More Than a Word

April 15, 2020 Gratitude is MORE than a word. Gratitude is appreciating and respecting others for their actions and thanking them for their good deeds. The acclaimed children’s musician, Red Grammer, wrote in lyrics to his song simply entitled, Gratitude: Show a little gratitude, make someone smile It’s worth your while and easy to do Read more about Gratitude – It’s More Than a Word[…]

Blog Archives: Provost S. David Wu

This archive contains the blog posts of Provost S. David Wu which date from May 2015 to March 2020. My Farewell and Parting Thoughts on Upward Mobility March 2, 2020 Since the announcement at the beginning of February of my appointment as President-designate of Baruch College of the City University of New York, I have Read more about Blog Archives: Provost S. David Wu[…]