Class of 1977 Summer 2020 Class Notes

Pearl Turcotte Gapp Hello, classmates! I am writing this column in March during the global coronavirus pandemic of 2020. All is feeling quite surreal with schools closing, sports seasons being canceled, the absence of March Madness, and nary a roll of toilet paper or hand sanitizer to be found for miles! I certainly hope that…

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Class of 1977 Winter 2020 Class Note

Pearl Turcotte Gapp Greetings once again, classmates, and welcome to winter! I received just a couple of notes since the last column so here goes with the news. Tom Jordan shared that he retired in December 2018 after a 40-year career in the medical diagnostics industry. He writes, “I spent the last 30 years of my…

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Class of 1977 Summer 2019 Class Note

Pearl Turcotte Gapp Greetings, classmates, and welcome to spring! In recognition of his “outstanding positive impact” on the greater Belfast, ME, community, the Belfast Area Chamber of Commerce named attorney Lee Woodward Citizen of the Year. Lee started Belfast Rotary’s fund and was the longest-serving Waldo County General Hospital board member in the hospital’s history.…

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Class of 1977 Fall 2018 Class Note

Pearl Turcotte Gapp 7468 Dugway Road Clinton, NY 13323 (315) 853-6851 pgapp@hamilton.edu facebook.com/groups/UMaineClass1977/   Hi everyone! Hard to believe, I know, but just two items of news from classmates made it to my desk for this column. Last spring Neal Wykes received an Exemplary Service Award from the Maine Warden Service. Congratulations to Neal and all University…

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Class of 1977 Spring 2018 Class Note

Pearl Turcotte Gapp 7468 Dugway Road Clinton, NY 13323 (315) 853-6851 pgapp@hamilton.edu facebook.com/groups/UMaineClass1977/   It was wonderful seeing those of you who attended our 40th Reunion in October. Whether or not you were able to make it, I hope you got a chance to see photos. Check out our Facebook group at the above address.…

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Class of ’77 Fall 2017 Class Note

Pearl Turcotte Gapp 7468 Dugway Road Clinton, NY 13323 (315) 853-6851 pgapp@hamilton.edu facebook.com/groups/UMaineClass1977/   By the time you receive this issue hopefully I will have seen some of you at Reunion. Happy 40th, Class of ’77! A lifelong love of wildlife brought David Smus to the University of Maine. After graduation he moved to Tennessee, where he worked…

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