Milestones and success, both on and off the course, highlighted Tiger Woods’ year
For many, a trip to golf the Monterey Peninsula is a bucket list experience. When you combine golfing Pebble Beach Golf Links, Spyglass Hill and Monterey Peninsula Country Club with dynamic post-round events, socializing and networking while raising funds for TGR Foundation’s educational programs it becomes a once-in-a-lifetime experience. For attendees at the Tiger Woods […]
The majority of the star-studded field is set for the 2018 Hero World Challenge, the invitation-only PGA TOUR event to be held Nov. 29-Dec. 2 at Albany, Bahamas for the fourth consecutive year.
While it’s hard to compete with a gold medal at the 2016 Olympic Games and recording the first hole-in-one in the history of Olympic Golf, Justin Rose’s 2018 season might have topped it. For the first time in his career, Justin Rose accumulated the most points to take home the FedExCup trophy, the PGA TOUR’s […]
Creating an equitable future requires attention to the signals around us every day. In a world brimming with global competition, rapid technological advancements and growing disparities in academic achievement across the nation, the signals appear in the news every day. October presented me with multiple opportunities to travel, share and learn about different approaches in teaching science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) education, transformation efforts and the future of working and learning. With each new destination it was clear that change in our education systems is necessary and through committed organizations, collective efforts and strategic partnerships it will happen.
For golf fans around the world, Tiger Woods’ return to the golf course brought a new level of excitement and anticipation as he hit the links for the first time at last year’s Hero World Challenge. Little did they know, he was going to provide them an action-packed season. Woods secured seven top-10 finishes this […]
The 8th annual Tiger Woods Invitational presented by USLI brought over 100 golfers and guests together on the Monterey Peninsula for a purpose. Guests enjoyed golf under professional settings while basking in summer-like weather conditions and made a difference in the lives of youth. The event benefits TGR Foundation’s educational and college-access programs. As guests […]
With the combination of dedicated science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) educators, leaders and a professional learning series on student-centered instructional practices the Integrated STEM (iSTEM) professional development series was born. This PD series was coordinated by both the TGR Foundation, a Tiger Woods Charity, and the Office of the State Superintendent of Education (OSSE) in Washington, DC. OSSE provided financial support for the iSTEM Development Program.
From what they look like to what they can do, robots have fascinated people for decades. In our latest TGR EDU: Explore digital exploration, Robots to the Rescue, robots transition from fascinating to functional. The free interactive session takes students on a journey to California and Hawaii on a strategic mission to assist in the recovery of natural hazards. In the digital module, available now, students will explore the science behind natural hazards and their processes to understand how they become natural disasters.
The Tiger Woods Invitational presented by USLI came to a close with a final round to remember at Pebble Beach Golf Links. The weather was picture perfect and the iconic course was in impeccable shape. The golfers were treated like a PGA TOUR professional all week, capped off by playing the final round with the pin locations set […]
Day two at the Tiger Woods Invitational presented by USLI was all about the golf, with plenty of epicurean and entertainment delights mixed in. Before guests took on the Shore Course at Monterey Peninsula Country Club, they were treated to a gourmet brunch overlooking the Pacific Ocean. Following breakfast, guests hit the range to warm-up […]
The 8th annual Tiger Woods Invitational presented by USLI is underway and bringing a full field of amateur golfers to the Monterey Peninsula for three days of golf, food, entertainment, and philanthropy. Every golfer in the tournament is not only playing three “bucket list” courses this week, but they also are playing with purpose for TGR Foundation as all proceeds from the […]
Every year, the Tiger Woods Invitational presented by USLI brings guests to the Monterey Peninsula for three days of incredible golf and unforgettable experiences, while raising funds for TGR Foundation’s educational and college-access programs. One way that attendees will play with purpose during the event is by bidding in a premier silent auction, featuring one-of-a-kind […]
The 8th Annual Tiger Woods Invitational, presented by USLI, is an exclusive and unique event in a setting unmatched in golf, along the Monterey Peninsula in California. One of the most popular aspects of the event is the dining experience, thanks to our events staff, along with Executive Chef Ben Brown and his team at […]
The unforgettable experiences at TGR Live events extend beyond players and fans. Students and educators have unique opportunities to connect, learn and share their stories. Earlier this year during our Genesis Open tournament, Andy Ho, an Earl Woods Scholar and sophomore at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), had the opportunity to sit down with our founder, Tiger Woods. Andy had a chance to flip the script, putting Tiger in the hot seat and learning about his days at Western High School, Stanford University and his golf career. Learn more about Andy’s journey and watch his interview with Tiger.
Later this month the Tiger Woods Invitational, a private golf event presented by United States Liability Insurance (USLI), will return to the breathtaking Monterey Peninsula in Northern California. While TGR Live’s charity events offer guests unforgettable experiences on and off the golf course, they also stand as a reminder of the power of partnership.
SAINT-QUENTIN-EN-YVELINES, France – Like it has since 1993, the U.S. Ryder Cup Team left Europe empty-handed. After jumping out to a commanding 10-6 lead through two days, the Europeans cruised to victory on Sunday in the 42nd edition at Le Golf National outside Paris, winning the singles competition, 7-4-1. The final: Europe 17.5, U.S. 10.5. […]
SAINT-QUENTIN-EN-YVELINES, France – The United States hasn’t brought back the Ryder Cup from Europe in 25 years. Barring a big turnaround, the drought is in serious danger of being extended. After jumping out to a 3-1 lead Friday morning in Fourballs, the Americans have been steamrolled by a relentless European Team at cool and energized […]
SAINT-QUENTIN-EN-YVELINES, France – Europe stormed back to sweep the afternoon foursomes (alternate shot) on Friday and will take a 5-3 advantage into the second day of the 42nd Ryder Cup Matches at Le Golf National. After falling 3-1 in the morning fourballs session (best ball), the hosts regrouped to blank the Americans, with none of […]
When you picture a scientist, what do see? Did you immediately think of a mad scientist? Chances are you pictured a white male, wearing some form of eyewear, in a lab, using test tubes. You are not alone. This image is something that researchers have found across the globe through the use of the Draw-a-Scientist Test. As a learning facilitator at the TGR Learning Lab in Anaheim, CA and a Teaching Biological Sciences master’s candidate at Miami University, I had the opportunity to complete my own Draw-a-Scientiststudy this past summer.