Tag Archive for 1959

CLASS OF 1959 | 2018 | ISSUE 1

Save the date for our 60th Reunion on May 23-26, 2019! Ellen and Herb Steiner are in Del Ray January through March. They see Sibyl and Tim Martin and Diane and Joe Vander Veer. Herb is in email touch with the “three Bob’s” Bob Mann, Bob Waterhouse, and Bob Ogren. Racquetball every morning and violin practice daily.…

E. Wayne Harbinger ’59

Wayne Harbinger, an osteopathic physician who specialized in musculoskeletal problems, died Dec. 25, 2017, at age 80. He was a member of Chi Psi and graduated from the Kirksville College of Osteopathy. During his 50 years in private practice, he also served in leadership roles for the American Osteopathic Association and the New York State…

CLASS OF 1959 | 2017 | ISSUE 3

The Great Class of 1959 continues to shine. You will have received a letter from our extraordinary co-class agents reporting on this year’s results—74 percent of our class participated in raising an amazing sum. Well done, Burt and Ed! We go for 90 percent at our 60th. Hope you are enjoying your birthday cards reminding…

CLASS OF 1959 | 2017 | ISSUE 2

The Great Class of ’59…60th Reunion 2019. For those who missed it, enjoy this video of the Wesleyan fight song at Commencement: fb.com/wesleyan.university/videos/10150822050344995! Congrats to this year’s exceptional lacrosse team. What a difference 58 years make! An extraordinary record of 20-2, Little Three, and NESCAC Championships, and the quarter-finals in Division III, make the 2017…

CLASS OF 1959 | 2017 | ISSUE 1

Happy New Year to the Great Class of ’59. Politics aside, we are in for interesting times, and interesting times lead us to much-needed reports of your latest adventures. Susan Young reports on the induction of her husband, Tom, into the Wesleyan Baseball Wall of Fame last May. Sons Tom and Nate flew in from…

CLASS OF 1959 | 2016 | ISSUE 3

Congratulations to the Great Class of ’59 for having the highest percentage of class participants in the just-closed “This Is Why” campaign. Almost $500 million was added to the endowment in this effort, no small achievement! One has heard rumors that the Class of ’60 has been putting forward the idea that they tied us…

CLASS OF 1959 | 2016 | ISSUE 2

The Great Class of ’59 are inveterate travelers, as the following will attest. Linda and Dick Cadigan write about their trip to Tanzania and seeing all the game animals that could be seen. A side excursion to a Masai village was equally interesting. Their guide talked about his father and his eight wives. Early Anglican…

CLASS OF 1959 | 2016 | ISSUE 1

Greetings to the Great Class of ’59. We have news from several of you from whom we have not heard in years! Hopefully we will hear from more of you in the future. Bob McKelvey, a great and long-term supporter of Wes, serving on our Board and numerous committees, is still working full time in the…

CLASS OF 1959 | 2015 | ISSUE 3

You can imagine where Cyndy and I were on October 2. Wesleyan took over the whole Richard Rodgers Theatre in New York for a night like no other: Hamilton. To say that the almost-three-hour show is a tour de force is an immense understatement. It is an evening we will never forget. I am sure we had some classmates…

CLASS OF 1959 | 2015 | ISSUE 2

Members of the great class of ’59 and their support forces continue to be actively involved with their families and communities. Ted Fiske and his wife, Sunny, have just returned from London, where they attended a chamber music concert in which Hugh Rosenbaum performed with his bassoon up to his high standard. Ted and Sunny will return…