A friendship forged in Vietnam: George Cadwalader and Kristaps Keggi
When a land mine landed George Cadwalader in a steamy tent of the Third Surgical Mobile Hospital ("MASH") in Vietnam in 1965, little did he suspect that his surgeon, Kristaps Keggi, was another son of Eli. Keggi's actions would save Cadwalader's legs, and the two became friends.
Healing Veterans Through Art
Recently, veterans were offered the opportunity to take part in "The Veterans Fellowship Program that connected them with art, creative spaces, and different modes of representation. Inspired by Artspace New Haven's City-Wide Open Studios festival for 2018, Deborah Lehman Di Capua created the program in order to help local veterans express themselves.