Well Wishes to All!
- Happy New Year! 2011 promises to be a grand year...if you set your mind
and heart to the task. On this first day of our new year, consider the
"...the brain adapts or expands in response to repeated patterns of
activity, so that in a real sense the brain we develop reflects the life
we lead. This has far-reaching implications for the effects of habitual
behavior in our lives, especially the positive potential of discipline
and spiritual practice...investigators have shown that how people think
really can change their brains."
––The Dalai Lam (excerpted from his foreword to Sharon Begley's Train
Your Mind Change Your Brain: How A New Science Reveals Our Extraordinary
Potential To Transform Ourselves published by Ballantine Books in 2007.
Many of you have made inspiring progress in your architectural studies.
What new strides will you accomplish in this coming spring semester that
will not only further the realization of your dreams, but also enrich
your lives and those of others?
Wishing you a very Happy New Year!