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CLASS OF 1965 | 2017 | ISSUE 1

Class of 1965 35th Reunion Memorial Endowed Wesleyan Scholarship Michael Ivy ’20, Indianapolis, IN Classmates, I hope your holidays were merry and bright and that 2017 has started well for you and your families. Nice recent greetings from: Steve Badanes sent a great photo of him and his partner on a beach somewhere in the…

CLASS OF 1965 | 2016 | ISSUE 3

Dear Classmates, thanks to those responding to the request for news! Class conveners Mark Edmiston and Hugh Wilson write: “Although we have nothing planned for Homecoming 2016, we hope to meet at Reunion 2017. We’d like to consider the following opportunities for the class to pursue: • East Africa safari trip centered on Kenya combining…

CLASS OF 1965 | 2016 | ISSUE 2

Dear Classmates: Here’s the news that’s fit to print: Congratulations to John Hall, who has been elected by the alumni body as a university trustee! Mark Edmiston, Stew McConaughy, Bill Blakemore and now John are the members from our class to serve in this prestigious role. Anyone who knows John will agree that he’s a…

CLASS OF 1965 | 2016 | ISSUE 1

Class of 1965 35th Reunion Memorial Endowed Wesleyan Scholarship Nadezhda Georgieva ’16, French Studies, Government Dear Classmates, As noted in my recent request for information, Mark Edmiston and Hugh Wilson, new class co-conveners, are seeking input for class activities and advocacy going forward. The plan is to establish an infrastructure to sustain the energy and involvement created by…

CLASS OF 1965 | 2015 | ISSUE 3

Dear Classmates, Spent a memorable day in Middletown and New Haven earlier this month. Wes football alumni were asked to be part of a morning meeting with recruits and their parents. This was organized by new head football coach Dan DiCenzo to show prospective students and their parents the kind of support and mentoring that…

CLASS OF 1965 | 2015 | ISSUE 2

We laughed, we cried, we hugged, we danced, we told stories and said things about ourselves not said before—in short, it was an extraordinary Reunion! Many thanks to the committee who put it all together and to the 93 classmates—a 50th Reunion attendance record—who returned to our beloved campus. The university honored a number of…

CLASS OF 1965 | 2015 | ISSUE 1

The big news remains our upcoming 50th Reunion and hope everyone will make the effort to be there! Even for a day, it will be worth it, I’m sure. In the course of the Reunion planning and outreach we’ve received a lot of information on classmates, much of which will be in our Reunion book…

CLASS OF 1965 | 2014 | ISSUE 3

The big news remains Thursday, May 21–Sunday, May 24, 2015-—our 50th! A growing group of us are formulating plans, and we are eager to include everyone who’d like to be part of that activity. Just let me know and I’ll pass on your name to Dave Dinwoodey, who is serving as our convener. In that…

CLASS OF 1965 | 2014 | ISSUE 2

One of the benefits of living in Connecticut is being able visit our beloved campus on a regular basis. That was the case on a beautiful day in early April when I watched the Cardinal baseball team beat Williams 4-1. (The next day Wesleyan traveled to Williamstown and swept the Ephs 7-2 and 12-2.) During…

ROGER A. YOUNG ’65

ROGER A. YOUNG, a geophysicist and associate professor at the University of Oklahoma, died Oct. 13, 2009, at age 66. He was a member of EQV and received his degree with high honors in geology. After receiving a master’s degree from Stanford University, he served in the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (Map Service). In…