Monthly Archives: February 2006

Colakovic Recital Brings Down The House

Brent Harris – Sunday afternoon in Salter Hall senior George Colakovic†presented his senior piano recital, complete with four friends from his hometown of Munster, Indiana to complete a jazz quintet. The five-piece band had the Hall swinging with Take Five, … Continue reading

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Popovich Nearly a Little Giant

Howard W. Hewitt – Gregg Popovich, coach of the 3-time NBA champion San Antonio, nearly became a Little Giant in 1966. Popovich graduated from Merrillville High School but was not heavily recruited. He ended up playing basketball at the Air … Continue reading

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A Chapel Talk With a Little Fire!

Howard W. Hewitt – Lon Porter wasted little time Thursday morning proving not every Chapel talk has to be ideologically driven or necessarily all that serious.  Don’t misunderstand; he had a point to make to the student gathering. But the … Continue reading

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It’s That Time of Year

Jim Amidon — It’s a very special time of the year at Wabash College. Even though winter made a furious return over the weekend, our eyes are on spring. There’s a certain kind of excitement that builds as February transitions … Continue reading

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Alumni to Student – One-on-One Help!

Howard W. Hewitt – So much is written and said about Wabash College’s alumni-to-student connections that sometimes we overlook the smaller ones. Such connections happen nearly every day. Sometimes we know about them, and sometimes we instigate such meetings.  The … Continue reading

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Tim Lake: ‘Build on the Courage’

“Lift every voice and sing Till earth and heaven ring, Ring with the harmonies of Liberty …"  Professor Tim Lake opened his Thursday Chapel talk with the opening stanza of “Lift Every Voice and Sing,” perhaps better known as the … Continue reading

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Cheap Date Night

Jim Amidon — The other day I was flipping around to various radio stations and stumbled on the Bob and Tom Show. They were just starting one of their live “adver-mercials” when I tuned in. You know what I mean: … Continue reading

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