July 5, 2000Last month Alumnicame back for a working reunion. This year the alumni focused their attentionon helping the Consanti Foundation update their database. There was talk of expandingtheir Web presence. Officers were elected, president: George Kosmides, treasurer:Chris Anderson, and the new secretary is Ruth-Claire Weintraub. Thanks for everyonewho came! We love you! Others in the photo: ArtAllsworth, Derek and Doctress Neutopia. Special thanks to Arcosanti Alumniwebmaster, Lou Dallara, who during the week helped to set up our new computernetwork. Photo by Lou Dallara.
28Feb Rep. Wentworth holds first Military and Veterans Affairs Committee meeting State Rep. Jason Wentworth, of Clare, today held the first meeting of the House Military and Veterans Affairs Committee.The committee heard testimony on a bill to require veteran employment preference at state veteran homes.“Today’s meeting was incredibly valuable in educating committee members about the importance of veterans caring for veterans,” said Rep. Wentworth, a U.S. Army veteran and former regional coordinator for the Michigan Veterans Affairs Agency. “I look forward to taking on many more veteran issues with my colleagues on this committee as the year progresses. “One of my main priorities for this committee is to help improve the way we deliver benefits and services to our states veterans”The House Military and Veterans Affairs Committee meets weekly on Thursdays at noon in room 327 of the House Office Building. The purpose of the committee is to deliberate on various policy issues that relate to the state’s veterans and military members.### Categories: Wentworth News