ABOUT CURT SMOTHERSBA History & Social SciencesCurt holds a BA in Social Sciences and History from Chapman University in Orange, California. He is a retired Navy officer and college vocational education specialist. He has traveled the world, observing first-hand the culture and history of Asia, Europe, and Latin America. His college studies were US history from the colonial to the Civil War periods. Curt’s lives in Highlands Ranch, Colorado, with his wife of over 50 years.