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When Sputnik and the Beatniks Ruled

March 1, 2009

During the late 1950s, Bob Harvey and his friends listened to folk artists like the Kingston Trio, played guitar and ruminated on the deeper meaning of Jack Kerouac’s 1957 anti-establishment treatise, On the Road.



March 1, 2009

During World War II the campus was filled with coeds and military personnel.

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China Exhibit Features Revolution

March 1, 2009

When Lelia Hinkley arrived in Peking, China, in 1921, she was greeted by a famine that placed nearly 20 million Chinese teetering on the brink of starvation.

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’59ers Jitterbug Their Way to Reunion

March 1, 2009

Recall the magic and memories of the late 1950s during this year’s class of 1959 reunion May 7-8.

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Buff Tribute: Ruth Helm 1934-2008

March 1, 2009

Life is not for sissies.