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Mosaic was the printed version of WBFN monthly pubication sent to all members; it was discontinued in 2014. Should you be interested pdf versions are made available to our members in our Mosaic Archives.

Never too Late to Learn

NEVER TOO LATE TO LEARN
Date: September 15, 2020
COVID is both a crisis and opportunity for us. I have always admired Margaret Thatcher, the first woman Prime Minster of Great Britain. To me as a young girl, she was the epitome of an effective speaker capable of influencing lives and initiating positive change. Her famous line, “The lady’s not for turning” was viewed not just as sending a...

The Joy of Learning

The Joy of Learning
Date: September 15, 2020
When Covid struck, I found myself like many others, under a lot of pressure. Apart from the usual worries, I was also concerned about the long quarantine period and more importantly, the worry about how would I grow personally, during this period.

in memoriam: Elaine Wolfensohn

Elaine Wolfensohn w/ Chantale Holzmann and Hada Zaidan
Date: September 01, 2020
in memoriam: Elaine Wolfensohn - Our deepest sympathy and condolences to her family.

Travels in Lockdown-Our Country Office Visits

Travels in Lockdown
Date: August 15, 2020
In July our CO travels continued.....WBFN members have broken out of lockdown and travelled virtually to different country office posts 

Musings from Speedwriting

Date: August 01, 2020
You may be wondering what is that? Musings are just thoughts or reflections that you have when you ponder or contemplate.

WBFN’s Virtual Reality

WBFN’s Virtual Reality
Date: July 15, 2020
For WBFN and its dynamic community, the last four months have been a period of reinvention and adjustment...

Thursday Travels to our Country Offices

Thursday Travels to our Country Offices
Date: July 01, 2020
Come travel with us virtual to our Country Offices.....

Supporting Our Colleagues: Mental Illness and...

Supporting Our Colleagues: Mental Illness and Depression
Date: June 01, 2020
Supporting Our Colleagues: Mental Illness and Depression- ​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​I do not think we are hearing enough from staff as many are likely suffering in silence; fearful or unable to reach out. Home-based work may simply compound the feelings of isolation.

in memoriam: Louise Shimizu

Louise Shimizu
Date: May 15, 2020
in memoriam: Louise Shimizu, It is with great sorrow that we have to announce that our dear friend, Louise Shimizu, passed away on Monday April 27, 2020 at her home in North Bethesda.