With a bright light shining in my face onstage, I could barely see the 150 people sitting in front of me. I could only sense the audience’s presence with my ears, as if I were a bat inside a dimly lit cave trying to figure out what my next move would be. I hold the […]
Stories Tagged: Class of 2012
January 26, 2015
June 3, 2014
GIMME AN ARNOLD PALMER! Hot day? Here’s a cool antidote: “Mr. Palmer (’51, LL.D. ’70) had been privately brewing a mixture of lemonade and iced tea in his home for many years. In the late 1960s, in a bar in Palm Springs, California, Mr. Palmer ordered a mixture of lemonade and iced tea, and […]
May 13, 2013
Katherine Wycisk (’12) turns her passion for caring for orphans in Uganda into a nonprofit.
April 29, 2013
Not many of us are so devoted to serving the poor that we’d move our young family right in with them. But that’s just what the Rev. Taylor Field (’76) did.
April 10, 2013
Ellen Page (’10) and her dad invent Coyote Case, a smartphone case that sounds the alarm for help.
November 9, 2012
Physics alumnus Yuan Li (Ph.D ’12) wins international recognition for research on solar cells.
May 22, 2012
Families, friends, faculty and Mother Nature smile on the Class of 2012.
April 23, 2012
Catherine Coelho (’10, MA ’12) establishes creative writing camp for a summer of ideas.
January 31, 2012
Mentoring has a way of coming full circle. Just ask Betina Wilkinson and Blakeney Brown.
January 27, 2012
There aren’t many professors who would run through fire, climb to the top of a mountain or crawl through mud with their students. Senior Rob Musci of Kernersville, N.C., found one in Professor of Health and Exercise Science Peter Brubaker (MA ’86). Last fall in Virginia, Musci and Brubaker — along with a handful of […]