Alumni Photo Gallery
Nancy Porter Grau '54, an Arrow, and past Alumni Board president Gary Grau '59 had their first date on a Delt hayride at the Pal. Gary proposed under a tree located where Tarr Hall now sits, and they celebrated their 57th anniversary in December in Laguna Beach, Calif. Nancy holds her freshman beanie and together they are hold their original Cornell pennant, both of which hung in the dorm room of their daughter, Leslie Grau Guida '86.
Ronald Stacy '58, Janet Miller Stacy '57, Donna Mease Nicholson '57, and James Nicholson '59 (from left) met in June 2011 on the Thames in London. Jan and Donna were roommates their senior year, living in the Rood House Tower Room. And yes—that is a Cornell Rams hat that Ron is wearing.
These Alpha Sigma Pi sisters returned to the Hilltop in October 2011 to celebrate 50 years of friendship. While on campus they also spent time with Arrow actives. From left: Linda Severt Dasovic '65, Mary Geisinger Nakayama '65, Judith Orr Flanagan '65, Marilynn Slater Hrouda '65, Christine Vestermark Bruun '65, Marilynn Mason Hooper '65, and Nancy Redenbaugh Maples '65.
Patrick Mahin '71 and Cheryl Johnson Mahin '74 traveled to Honolulu in February 2011 to visit old friends Arthur Ushijima '70 and Ruth Morishige Ushijima '69. The Mahins live in the Minneapolis area.
A group from the Class of '88 gathered at Homecoming in support of Jeffrey Willemsen '88, who exhibited pottery in the "Doug Hanson Legacy Show" in McWethy Hall. From left: Donald Lemke '88, Guy Neske '88, Jeffrey Willemsen '88, Thomas Hanschman '88, and Rick Wessels '88
Alumni who work on campus met last fall in front of the Cornell sign to show pride in their alma mater. From left: Kelsey Gorman '11, Lora Baltes (honorary), RJ Holmes-Leopold '99, Ann Opatz '81, Sheri Hotz (honorary), Catherine Quehl-Engel '89, Denise Hanna-Bennett (honorary), Harry Herbert '11, Brittany Corkin Brannaman '08, Roxy Westcott Running '06, John Mineck '10, Nancy Rawson '75, Dee Ann Rexroat '82, Darrell Aaron '05, Brenda Lovstuen '92, Joey Crowley '09, Brian Steere '08, Heather Roberts '09, Jackie Stewart (honorary), Tony Plaut '78, Megan Stewart Rife '07, Brooke Bergantzel '08, Erica Pepmeyer '04.
A group of Kappa Thetas from the late '80s and early '90s gather yearly to catch up. In 2011 they met in Chetek, Wis., at Outers Resort, owned by Brenda Mersch Howes '88 and her husband.
Back row from left: Brenda Mersch Howes '89, Tamber Koltes Sherman '89, Beth Lingwall Carlson '88, Pam Schiele '90, Tracey Triplett '90. Front row from left: Corie Denslow '89, Christine Calkins Colmenero '89, Nikki Krueger Gilbertson '92, Julia Gutz Moller '88.
Former Cornell geology majors attended and presented at the annual meeting of the Geological Society of America in Minneapolis Oct. 9-12. From left: Dana Friend '09 (Ph.D. candidate, paleontology, Cornell University); Amelinda Webb '06 (Ph.D. candidate, paleontology, Yale University); Kristopher Rhodes '09 (Ph.D. candidate, paleontology, University of Michigan); Kelsey Feser '10 (Ph.D. candidate, paleontology, University of Cincinnati); Chelsea Korpanty '11 (M.S. candidate, marine science, University of North Carolina, Wilmington); Natashia Pierce '11 (M.S. candidate, mineralogy, University of Cincinnati); Chelsea Nissen '12 (graduate school applicant, metamorphic petrology). Missing from this photo: Jill Leonard-Pingle '03, Ph.D. candidate, paleontology, Scripps Institute of Oceanography, University of California, San Diego. Jill also presented her research at the meeting, but her 10-month-old son, Seth, did not give his mother permission to attend the mini-reunion.
Alumni pose on the steps of King Chapel at the Aug. 6, 2011, wedding of Jamie Wallace '05 and Rik Smith. Front row: Rik Smith and Jamie Wallace Smith '05. Second row, from left: Victor Wallace '65, James Wallace '68, Jackie Lockridge Wallace '71, and Gayle Ann Wallace '72. Third row, from left: Lori Hanson '99, Joel Wallace '98, Tara Alcazar '05, Amanda Neuman '05, and Margaret Karr Mangold '03. Back row, from left: Nicole Hennings Knaack '05 and Meredith Clayton Sam '05.
Hans Hinrichsen '10 and Lauren Kimmel '08 married on June 11, 2011, with several Cornellians in attendance. Front row: Hans Hinrichsen '10 and Lauren Kimmel Hinrichsen '08. Second row, from left: Andrew Decker '10, Erin Casey '09, Laura Blythe '10, Kelsey Chigas '12, Laura Ambrose '10, Kamille Zbanek '10, John Hill '11, and Carter Baird '10. Third row, from left: Mariel Cañas '08, William Kimmel Jr. '73, Claire Dickey Licht '74, Osean Perez '12, Rebecca Bradish '13, Laura Tatar '11, Eli Wade-Scott '10, Natalie Kropf '11, and Gregory Redlawsk '10. Back row, from left: Joey Flinn '07, Robert Jensen '73, Raymond Meredith '71, Linda Schulze Meredith '74, Katie Cutler '12, Adeara Jean Maurice '12, William Czerwionka '10, Scott Olinger, associate professor of theatre, Steven Erwin '10, Joel Furmanek '05, and Jenny Nutting Kelchen, theatre lecturer and costume shop supervisor.