The Rotarian

July 2020

Young at Heart

As RI’s new president, Holger Knaack has a fresh vision for the Rotary of the future. With a little help from his friends, things should go swimmingly.

Better Together

A need to connect with different age groups is woven into our genes.

The Rotarian Conversation: Marc Freedman

Longevity expert Marc Freedman has found that both younger and older people thrive when they work together with a common purpose — something Rotarians know a lot about.

Our world

Nathan Thomas: Light source
People of action around the globe

Our clubs

Club innovation: High connectivity

June 2020

Snap judgments

From Hong Kong to Hungary, Rotarians captured perfect moments in our annual photo contest. This year’s photo contest winners tell a story of Rotarians exploring the world with open eyes and hearts, making connections across cultures, and capturing beauty wherever they find it.

Our world

Community trust: Tika Dewi
Global etiquette
To the manners born
People of Action: World Polio Day ideas from around the world

Our clubs

5 questions about meeting online
Last look: On the road for polio

May 2020

Never Too Young To Lead

Six Rotarians reveal the secrets of balancing family and work that allowed them to take on the role of district governor before turning 50.

Nature & Nurture

With help from a Rotary Foundation global grant, a group of women in rural Costa Rica are using ecotourism to enrich their families’ futures.

Rotaract rising

The ongoing evolution of Rotaract is redefining its place within Rotary. “It’s a new era,” says one enthusiastic Rotaractor.

Our world

Support system: Steve Durant
Rotarians are on a tear
Q&A with Antoni Slodkowski
People of action around the globe


He texts, she texts

Our clubs

Up to the challenge in Phnom Penh
5 questions about organizing a RYLA event
Club innovation: Rotary Club of New Voices, District 7780

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