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Off the Beaten Path
Stories of People Around the World

Ruth J. Colvin

Cloth $24.95    |    978-0-8156-0993-3    |    2011

"Off the Beaten Path provides a glimpse into the lives of different people and their cultures, the overwhelming desire of people to learn, and the understanding that, despite our cultural differences, we are generally more similar than different."—Gregg A. Tripoli, director, Onondaga Historical Association, Syracuse, New York

Syracuse New Times article on Ruth Colvin

  Off the Beaten Path

Ruth J. Colvin   The recipient of nine honorary doctorates, Ruth J. Colvin was given the highest award for volunteerism in the United States, the President’s Volunteer Action Award, in 1987. She received the Presidential Medal of Freedom in 2006 and was inducted into the National Women’s Hall of Fame in 1991. She lives in Syracuse, New York.

6 x 9, 192 pages, 50 illustrations, index

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