from April 5 to 7 to attend the Horatio Alger
National Scholars Conference and participate in college-preparedness and other educational sessions.
Mario Frangoulis serves as International Ambassador for the Horatio Alger
Association of Distinguished Americans, underwriters of the public television program Mario Frangoulis Live With The Boston Pops.
We won't belabor here the travails Miller successfully confronted as a child, and which, followed by his success in adult life, form the basis for the Horatio Alger
That transformation follows a pattern well established in 19th-century American boys' culture through the stories of Horatio Alger
1) Horatio Alger
, Rough and Ready (Philadelphia: The John Winston Co.
The Horatio Alger
Association of Distinguished Americans recently inducted John Paul DeJoria, chairman and chief executive officer of John Paul Mitchell Systems, as an honored lifetime member.
While he does not account for every moment in the history of American religious pluralism, readers will be amazed at how many different groups, events, and individuals he does include: Lyman Abbott, Hannah Adams, John Adams, Jane Addams, Sydney Ahlstrom, Catherine Albanese, Archibald Alexander, Horatio Alger
, Ethan Allen, and Timothy Shay Arthur are all here, and those are only the "As.
His story starts in a tony Long Island suburb, and he writes frankly about his family of achievers and his time in prep school and then at Yale, where he loafed around as an unfocused student, conceding that he's no Horatio Alger
, but making up for his lack of childhood poverty by asserting that he was born thrifty.
He's also the Horatio Alger
stereotype, a rags-to-riches story, in love with the California that allowed this Austrian farm boy to find his fortunes, made him world-famous, ultimately, a hero.
Gaida, 41, is sort of a Horatio Alger
of the nonprofit sector.
SOURCE: HORATIO ALGER
ASSOCIATION ANNUAL YOUTH SURVEY
Shula has received countless prestigious awards recognizing his contributions, including: most recently, the 1993 Sports Illustrated Sportsman of the Year Award, the 1994 Horatio Alger
Award, the Bert Bell Award and the Pete Rozelle Award.