Five For Friday: President Bush Visits Inspiring Veterans and PLS 2018 Applications Now Open

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[image: George W. Bush Presidential Center] Five for Friday A Weekly Digest from the Bush Center June 9, 2017 Explore More BUY ENGAGE TICKETS <forms.bushcenter.org/page.redir READ THE CATALYST <forms.bushcenter.org/page.redir UPCOMING EVENTS <forms.bushcenter.org/page.redir <forms.bushcenter.org/page.redir President Bush and Speaker Paul Ryan Surprise Veterans at the Adaptive Training Foundation This past week, President George W. Bush and Speaker Paul Ryan surprised a group of veterans participating in a specialized training program at the Adaptive Training Foundation <forms.bushcenter.org/page.redir (ATF) in Dallas. NBC DFW’s Meredith Land joined the visit and interviewed several of the warriors training in ATF’s signature program, REDEFINE. In training wounded warriors and civilians with adaptive needs, ATF is cutting through the military civilian divide and bringing adaptive athletes together in a broader community. Watch the video <forms.bushcenter.org/page.redir In Focus Now Open | Applications for Fourth Presidential Leadership Scholars Class Online applications are now open for the 2018 class of Presidential Leadership Scholars (PLS), a first-of-its-kind partnership among the presidential centers of George W. Bush, William J. Clinton, George H.W. Bush, and Lyndon B. Johnson. PLS offers participants the unique opportunity to learn from the experience and leadership of the four affiliated presidents and join a lifelong network of nearly 200 Scholars. Online applications will be accepted through August 31, 2017. Learn more about the PLS program[image: arrow] <forms.bushcenter.org/page.redir Read | President Bush and Prime Minister Harper Discuss Globalization The Bush Center and the Canadian American Business Council hosted a roundtable discussion Tuesday on freedom and globalization, featuring President George W. Bush and former Prime Minister Stephen J. Harper. Don’t miss out on what was discussed during the thought-provoking conversation. Read more [image: arrow] <forms.bushcenter.org/page.redir Read | Is North America Still a Leading Global Competitor? Globalization has reshaped the world economy—so what is the state of North America as a global competitor? The George W. Bush Institute created the North America Competitiveness Scorecard as a tool to compare the competitive position of the United States, Canada, and Mexico, as a region, relative to other major economic regions and countries with large economies. See where we stand on the grading scale. Learn more about the Scorecard [image: arrow] <forms.bushcenter.org/page.redir Shop Now| A Perfect Father’s Day Gift Celebrate Dad and support a worthy cause when you order Portraits of Courage this Father’s Day. The beautiful hardcover book features sixty-six full-color portraits and a gatefold mural, painted by President George W. Bush, as well as the inspiring stories of the veterans depicted. The author's profits from this book will be donated to the George W. Bush Presidential Center and its Military Service Initiative. Order now [image: arrow] <forms.bushcenter.org/page.redir [image: George W. Bush Presidential Center] <forms.bushcenter.org/page.redir 2943 SMU Boulevard, Dallas, TX 75205 T. 214-200-4300 | E. xxx [image: Twitter] <forms.bushcenter.org/page.redir [image: Instagram] <forms.bushcenter.org/page.redir [image: Facebook] <forms.bushcenter.org/page.redir [image: Flickr] <forms.bushcenter.org/page.redir [image: YouTube] <forms.bushcenter.org/page.redir Email Preferences <forms.bushcenter.org/page.aspx | Privacy Policy <forms.bushcenter.org/page.aspx | Give Today <forms.bushcenter.org/page.redir

Five for Friday

A Weekly Digest from the Bush Center

June 9, 2017

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President Bush and Speaker Paul Ryan Surprise Veterans at the Adaptive Training Foundation 

This past week, President George W. Bush and Speaker Paul Ryan surprised a group of veterans participating in a specialized training program at the (ATF) in Dallas.

NBC DFW’s Meredith Land joined the visit and interviewed several of the warriors training in ATF’s signature program, REDEFINE. In training wounded warriors and civilians with adaptive needs, ATF is cutting through the military civilian divide and bringing adaptive athletes together in a broader community.

 

In Focus

Now Open | Applications for Fourth Presidential Leadership Scholars Class

Online applications are now open for the 2018 class of Presidential Leadership Scholars (PLS), a first-of-its-kind partnership among the presidential centers of George W. Bush, William J. Clinton, George H.W. Bush, and Lyndon B. Johnson. PLS offers participants the unique opportunity to learn from the experience and leadership of the four affiliated presidents and join a lifelong network of nearly 200 Scholars. Online applications will be accepted through August 31, 2017.

Read | President Bush and Prime Minister Harper Discuss Globalization

The Bush Center and the Canadian American Business Council hosted a roundtable discussion Tuesday on freedom and globalization, featuring President George W. Bush and former Prime Minister Stephen J. Harper. Don’t miss out on what was discussed during the thought-provoking conversation.

Read | Is North America Still a Leading Global Competitor?

Globalization has reshaped the world economy—so what is the state of North America as a global competitor? The George W. Bush Institute created the North America Competitiveness Scorecard as a tool to compare the competitive position of the United States, Canada, and Mexico, as a region, relative to other major economic regions and countries with large economies. See where we stand on the grading scale.

Shop Now | A Perfect Father’s Day Gift

Celebrate Dad and support a worthy cause when you order Portraits of Courage this Father’s Day. The beautiful hardcover book features sixty-six full-color portraits and a gatefold mural, painted by President George W. Bush, as well as the inspiring stories of the veterans depicted. The author's profits from this book will be donated to the George W. Bush Presidential Center and its Military Service Initiative.

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