Isabel Mascareñas, WTSP SARASOTA, Fla. — The first of five guest speakers for the Ringling College Library Association Townhall Lecture series comes in the middle of a government shutdown. Former CIA director John Brennan spoke at the Van Wezel Performing Arts Center this morning about a variety of issues impacting our country. Brennan answered questions Continue Reading
The former director of the CIA talked foreign relations, global trends and cyber security during the first lecture on Jan. 22.
by: Katie Johns Community Editor When people ask John Brennan what kept him up at night during his tenure as CIA Director, he tells them two things: either spicy Mexican food or nothing, because he was so exhausted. Brennan opened this year’s Ringling College Library Association Town Hall Lecture Series on Jan. 22 at the Continue Reading
Former CIA director John Brennan kicks off 2018 Ringling College Library Association’s Town Hall Lecture Series SARASOTA — Former CIA director John Brennan drew enthusiastic applause at the Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall Monday morning for advocating competency tests for politicians running for high office. “I am concerned that too much is riding on the Continue Reading
SARASOTA — When Robin Roberts realized she couldn’t quite make it as a professional basketball player, she switched to the next best thing — sports journalism. To a packed audience Monday morning at the Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall, the co-anchor of ABC’s “Good Morning America” described the intersections of her professional career as a Continue Reading
The Oaks Club Completes Heron Course Renovation Re-imagined course brings fresh golfing experiences to club members PR Newswire OSPREY, Fla., Nov. 30, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — The Oaks Club has completed the renovation of its Heron Course, a year-long project that brings a memorable new golfing experience for members and guests. “By re-imagining this beautiful course, Continue Reading