Author Archives: Carolyn Burlingame-Goff

All Carrots, No Sticks!

Volunteerism in the 21st Century is not what it was in the 20th.  My mother used to volunteer so that she could justify leaving the house, get away from us kids, socialize with her friends, demonstrate that she did, in fact, have a brain, and … read more.

By-Law Change: Presidential Terms

EUU President Carolyn Burlingame-Goff

At the recent CC Meeting in Basel, we discussed the effect term limits had on our volunteers.  Overall we felt it was positive for there to be a limit on the term of the President, both so that volunteers could step back … read more.

An Inspector Calls

EUU President Carolyn Burlingame-Goff

On the occasion of my sister’s 50th birthday, we celebrated in London by watching a production of the English classic An Inspector Calls by J.B. Priestly.

The production we saw is a famous one.  Originally staged in 1992 by Stephen Daldry for the … read more.

Proposed EUU By-Laws Changes

Changes to be presented at Extraordinary General Meeting at Cologne Retreat

One of our favorite EUU traditions is the moment at the Annual General Meeting when the Treasurer’s Report is projected onto the screen, and we all scratch our heads for five minutes before accepting a … read more.