Hot spot of the Cold War


Vern Pike ('58) recalls life, death and freedom at Berlin's Checkpoint Charlie.

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A chaotic convention


Sandy Hutchens ('69) remembers the thrill and chaos of the '68 Democratic convention.

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Giving their best for Belmont


Three civic-minded alumni have a big stake in the future of a small North Carolina city.

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The Art of Joy


Artist Carolyn Joe Daniel ('01) paints by number — but not the way you think.

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Summer's hottest reads


Six alumni writers offer their top picks, from books on the Unabomber to Lincoln's spymaster.

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Stories We're Telling

Staff Favorites


Brotherly love


by Cherin C. Poovey (P '08)

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Out of This Art World


by Maria Henson ('82)

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The Thing He Carried


by Kerry M. King ('85)

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10 for 10


by Cherin C. Poovey (P '08)

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