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Addiction is a disease – not a moral failing

Growing up, we’re painted a picture of good vs evil in every aspect of our lives. We always like to think ourselves somewhere on the better end of that spectrum, in some way resisting against all the darkness of the world. It’s something we cling to dearly, always...

Ben Affleck on why he chose to go to rehab

Benjamin Geza “Ben” Affleck-Boldt, the American actor, filmmaker and Oscar-Winner penned an emotionally raw post on Facebook this week. He shared to his fans and the entire world at large that he recently completed rehab for alcohol addiction in the hopes of becoming...

Butterfly Bulletin: Spring 2016

In this spring’s Butterfly Bulletin, Special Annual Report Edition, we share the news about our beautiful renovated Founders House, the reinstating of some off-campus group activities such as rock climbing and outrigger canoeing, and the launching of our infrared dry...