Monthly Archives: April 2006

April 28 – Last Day of Classes

April 28, 2006.  Last day of classes for the year.  The only thing standing between the seniors and Commencement is a little thing called finals…and maybe a paper or two for those who like to save the excitement. I’ve talked … Continue reading

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Center Hall – Big Bash Campus Tour Required Stop

Everything about Center Hall talks to the timeless nature of its existence and for some strange reason, my camera just keeps taking pictures over there.   In this picture it struck me that the blooms on this plant will last … Continue reading

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That’s 1876…

It’s called the Hovey Rock. The reason is simple.  The Class of ’76 presented it to Dr. Hovey.  That was the last year of Dr. Edmund Hovey’s 42 years of service to the College.. For several years it sat, partially … Continue reading

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The Center Hall Stairs

Thirty five years ago, when I was a student, I could have written the following: "Those Center Hall stairs really creak when used.  They are worn out from countless students moving up and down all day long – deep furrows … Continue reading

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Charlie Crowley ’70 Wins Volunteer Award

"Charles Crowley ’70 was named the Twin Cities Regional Recipient of the Adult Volunteer Excellence Award for his outstanding volunteerism last year.   The Volunteer Excellence Award program recognizes members who through example and accomplishment during the past year, provided … Continue reading

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Ken Ogorek ’87 – Author

Had a chance to visit with Ken Ogorek ’87 while in Pittsburgh – Ken works for the Diocese of Pittsburgh. Ken plays a key role in the education provided by the Diocese for all its members. In the middle of … Continue reading

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This Job Is Tough

This is a tough job!  Last night we (Dean Joe Emmick ’92 and Ms. Alison Kothe) had dinner with Chris Passodelis ’55 and his son Chris, Class of 1984.   This is the view from the restaurant, Isabelas (on Grandview).  The … Continue reading

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