Grad Story

News & Updates

From the First Class to the Last Class—WOW!

“I graduated in the first class of Koh-E-Nor in 1982 and then participated in the USM Second Year around 1986–88. I’ve been actively engaged in the process of my own Spiritual Awakening since. So I wasn’t too sure what to expect after all these many years of ongoing inner work. “After the first Soul-Centered Living …

Read More

USM Holiday Service Project

This December, USM enthusiastically participated in an annual Holiday Service Project by choosing to support Grad Carrie Wagner’s charter school for girls: Girls Athletic Leadership School (GALS) in Los Angeles. GALS is an all-girls school addressing the physical, emotional, and psychological needs of female adolescents, taking a holistic stance of development and incorporating the deep …

Read More

Volunteer Appreciation Luncheon December 1, 2018

USM honors and appreciates our beloved volunteers! The holiday festivities began on December 1 with the Volunteer Appreciation Luncheon for the Second Year Assistants. Ron & Mary shared, “We are deeply moved as we reflect upon all the Blessings and all of you who have chosen to support USM, making the dream of offering Soul-Centered education a …

Read More

Sparkling Light Meditation

Listen to Sparkling Light Meditation by USM on hearthis.at   In case you missed it, here is Mary’s latest —the Sparkling Light Meditation. As we bask in the beauty of the holiday season, take 4 minutes to focus on your Essence, your Essential Nature, and to simply rest in the Presence of Love. As you relax into the Peace of …

Read More

Heart-Centered Choices in Challenging Times
By Drs. Ron & Mary Hulnick

The Woolsey fires raged. Our two Beloved kitties, Isabella and Theresa, didn’t seem to fully appreciate the need for the mandatory evacuation of our home in Topanga Canyon. Nevertheless, seeing the fires burning dangerously close as we drove down the hill to the 101 freeway affirmed the wisdom of timely departure. We “camped” for five …

Read More

“Vincent van Hulnick”—An Artist is Born

Ron really knows his way around a flipboard, as anyone who’s spent time with him in the classroom can attest. With marker as his medium, students have been enjoying his live line drawings for well over 30 years. Some of his most famous works—which he continues to practice month after month and year after year—are …

Read More

Laurenne Sala (USM ’12)—Writing My Own Story

Before USM, I felt lost in many ways on both the Soul and Goal Lines. Although I really longed to feel a spiritual connection, it was nowhere to be found. Plus, I was confused about my life’s purpose. I was a writer by trade but spent most of my time writing for other people and …

Read More

Ashley Navarro (’15) – Letting Life Surprise Me

I always had big dreams about what I wanted my life to look like but little knowledge in how I was actually going to create it. I was fortunate enough to grow up in a nice community, but I felt a large sense of not having enough money to have or do the things my …

Read More

Amanda Dykann (CHH ’14)—Letting Spirit
Lead the Way

Before I started at USM in 2010, I was already on a path to healing, teaching yoga full time and practicing massage therapy with a fierce, almost compulsive dedication to my students and clients. I live in Aspen, a ski resort town with a high-end clientele and a similarly high cost of living. I was …

Read More

Miranda Alcott (CHH ’12)—Communicating From the Heart

I have been practicing my intuitive animal communication and human counseling skills since I was 3 years-old—decades before USM. I started my professional practice in 1972. In 2001, however, the area of my life where I had continuing life challenges was my hearing impairment. I became deaf at age 40, which ended my 20-year career …

Read More

Older Entries »

Sign Up to Receive Updates on Events and Special Offers