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Recapping February 2014 Be sure to send us your news and we’ll publish it in the next issue of Maroon & Gold. Enjoy! Shellie Schwanke ’87 Director of Alumni Relations Joe Chianakas '01 60's Susan Schwab Duke ’69 retired from teaching children with special needs. She has been writing short story fiction and has been published in several journals. English classes at EC led the way for Susan. She resides in East Peoria, IL. 90’s… Continue Reading »
Recapping January 2014 Be sure to send us your news and we’ll publish it in the next issue of Maroon & Gold. Enjoy! Shellie Schwanke ’87 Director of Alumni Relations Jeffrey Miller ’87 Kim Capretz Hasty ’03 Amy Coulter Wesner ’01 Adonica “Addy” Wyatt Gould ’92 Beau Underwood ’06 60's Bruce Darnall '66 Bruce Darnall '66 has written an article titled "Former Titans Football Player Responds to Cut from Team" on former Tennessee Titan, Tim… Continue Reading »
Recapping November 2013 Be sure to send us your news and we’ll publish it in the next issue of Maroon & Gold. Enjoy! Shellie Schwanke ’87 Director of Alumni Relations Kurt Garretson '05 Lisa Adkins Ryder '05 60's Bruce Darnall '66 has written an article titled "Brewers' TV Announcer Tells His Faith Story's Play-by Play" on Milwaukee Brewers' tv announcer, Brian Anderson. It was published on-line by Athletes in Action, the sports ministry for Campus… Continue Reading »
60's Bruce Darnall ’66 has written an article titled "Brewers' Bianchi Unassuming Despite Early Successes" on Milwaukee Brewer, Jeff Bianchi. It was published on-line by Athletes in Action, the sports ministry for Campus Crusade for Christ. It tells about his life and his Christian faith. The article can be found at: www.athletesinaction.org/news, then look for the headline. He has also written an article titled "Cardinals' Rob Johnson Finds Healing for Broken Marriage and Tough… Continue Reading »
70's Deirdre James Richie '75 retired from 37 years of teaching on June 5, 2012, and has been enjoying one full year of retirement. Deirdre writes "God has afforded me the privilege of actively serving him in a more rewarding capacity. I am forever grateful." Christopher '79 and Elizabeth Lund '77 Baldwin have relocated to Corsicana, TX. 90's Laurie Dempster Martin '90 shares "My husband, Casey '90 and I own and operate Dempster Insurance Agency,… Continue Reading »