Class of 1957 Summer 2020 Class Note

Patricia (Pat) Wade Fraker In January 2020 in a letter to the various class correspondents, Abby Zelz, our wonderful Managing Editor of the Maine Alumni Magazine, reminisced about “scurrying to classes through the snow as the wind whipped across the mall.” Does that bring any memories back for you? It certainly did for me, and…

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William Michael Kearns, Jr., Named a Lifetime Achiever by Marquis Who’s Who

William M. Kearns has been endorsed by Marquis Who’s Who as a leader in the investment banking industry MORRISTOWN, NJ, October 13, 2017, Marquis Who’s Who, the world’s premier publisher of biographical profiles, is proud to name William Kearns a Lifetime Achiever. An accomplished listee, William Kearns celebrates many years’ experience in his professional network,…

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Class of 1957 Winter 2020 Class Note

Pat Wade Fraker One of the pleasures of writing our column is getting re-acquainted with classmates. As you’ll recall from the Alumni Magazine Summer 2019 article, we had some interesting news from Elva Brackett Alden. In subsequent emails with Elva, I discovered that she has an exceptionally talented daughter, Carole Alden, who has won many…

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Class of 1957 Summer 2019 Class Notes

Pat Wade Fraker Elva Brackett Alden sent a wonderful email telling of the long, fulfilling life she and her husband Howard “Howie” had together. After time in the Army, Howie earned his Ph.D. in forestry, and his academic career took him to the University of Michigan, the University of Idaho, and Colorado State University. Along…

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Class of 1957 Fall 2018 Class Note

Pat Wade Fraker 204 Beath Road Boothbay, ME 04537-5030 (207) 633-0321 rpfraker@roadrunner.com   Shortly after the publication of our news in the spring 2018 MAINE Alumni Magazine, I received a most welcome email from Paul Taiganides. Paul reported that last April he had a very successful staging of his play The Trial of Socrates: A…

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Class of 1957 Spring 2018 Class Note

Pat Wade Fraker 204 Beath Road Boothbay, ME 04537-5030 rpfraker@roadrunner.com   Hello! My name is Pat Wade Fraker, and I’ve taken over the position of correspondent for the Class of ’57 from Liz Hibbard Smith, who for 20 years dedicated herself to collecting and sharing news of our classmates. Thank you, Liz! To summarize my…

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Class of ’57 Fall 2017 Class Note

Elisabeth (Liz) Hibbard Smith 25 Thornton Way # 202 Brunswick, ME 04011 (207) 721-1066 liz.and.les.35@gmail.com   Members of the Class of ’57 gathered in Orono for the Reunion in September. It was good to get together and see the familiar places we remember so well in addition to the many changes on campus. Many thanks…

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