How are you a Warrior?

Andy BuffingtonAs an alumnus /alumna, you are forever a Waldorf Warrior. However, we would like to know how you also see yourself as a warrior in everyday life.

According to, one definition of “warrior” is a person who shows or has shown great vigor, courage or aggressiveness. It may be someone who fights for a cause. Other terms for warrior include: champion, hero, service person or soldier. How are you a warrior in your family unit, volunteer efforts, occupation and / or community?

Alumni board member Andy Buffington ’90 proudly declares, “I AM A WARRIOR! When disaster strikes, I answer the call to keep my community safe and help rebuild it to wholeness.” Andy serves as the Emergency Management Coordinator for Winnebago and Hancock County.

How are you a warrior?

Please send a quote explaining how you are a warrior and if possible a photo of yourself holding the I AM A WARRIOR sign. Our hope is that you proudly hold it in front of you at national/international points of interest or places in your everyday life that visually show how you are a warrior. Send quotes and digital photos with tagline to, or Alumni Office, 106 S. 6th Street, Forest City, IA 50436. We will feature select quotes and photos in the spring issue of the Waldorf Magazine.

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