A Message from Class President Mike Southwell

[President Mike Southwell] Welcome to the Class website. It is intended to supplement the Princeton Alumni Weekly, to help disseminate timely information about the varied activities of the Class, and to facilitate more effective communication and interaction. Its content is constantly changing so please access it frequently and help us by supplying photos and items of interest that concern our Class. Its value is enhanced by your ideas and participation. The Princeton Alumni Weekly is the only vehicle that goes to all members of the Class, not just those with internet connections, so please continue to supply our Class Secretary, Dick Grieves, with news by clicking  here .

Our 55th Reunion was a huge success! See a report and pictures  here .

Events from previous years can be found on the  Archives  page.

Upcoming Events

Start planning now to attend the following scheduled events:

20 February 2016 Alumni Day. Watch for more information as it becomes available. General information is  here . Information about the award winners to be announced at the luncheon is  here .
26-29 May 2016 Reunions, our 56th. Watch for more information as it becomes available.

Current News

Co-winners of the 2016 Daniel M. Sachs Class of 1960 Scholarship have been announced: Sarah Cen (left) and Ogemdi Ude (right) continue the Scholars’ tradition of staggering accomplishment. Details are  here  and  here .
19 December 2015

The psychic pain created by a disappointing game against Yale was eased somewhat by our annual post-game Class Cocktail Party in the library at Terrace Club. Attending were Beaver, Bush, Conway, Detjens, Hillegass, Joan Sachs Shaw, and Southwell. Reported to have been around, but not seen here, were Gargalli, Howson, Max, Santee, and probably a few others. Those who did not attend missed a wonderful variety of food, including spiced tofu, skate, chicken wings, salsa and guacamole, and sandwiches and wraps, along with lots of beer and wine, and good companionship. Photography credits: Vicki Beaver, Phyllis Conway, and Peggie Hillegass. Mack Emmert was there also but doesn’t get any credit for photography.
15 November 2015

One of the driving forces behind the Daniel M. Sachs Class of 1960 Scholarship was Prof. Charles Gillispie ’h60, who died on 6 October. Gillispie was Dan’s undergraduate mentor and served the Scholarship for over 50 years, in part by interviewing candidates. The University flew its flags at half staff in honor of Gillispie, and its news story about his death is  here . That story includes a link to  the Sachs Scholarship donation page  on our Class website, which we encourage you to use at this time in Gillispie’s honor.
9 October 2015

President Mike Southwell’s August letter to the Class includes a request for prompt payment of Class dues by those who have not paid them already. The letter is available  here .
7 September 2015

Recent Deaths

This list will include all recent deaths of which we have become aware. Watch for Class Memorials in PAW. If you have additions to this list, please  contact us . Previous years’ lists can be found  here .

Joseph C. Regruth, 24 July 2014
Robert A. (Bo) Burt, 2015
Drew St. John Carneal, 25 September 2015
Prof. Charles Gillispie 'h60, 6 October 2015
Bruce B. Higgins, 26 November 2015
Robert B. Badeer, 7 December 2015
David Alan Willard, 12 December 2015
Lee M. Fuller, Jr., 4 January 2016

Information about locating Class Memorials is  here . Special thanks to Paul Taylor for his work in collecting these.


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