Pursue Your Passion

Tom Smith ’55

Chemistry professor and tennis coach Allen Stowe provided some life-changing advice to Tom Smith ’55.

Liberal Arts Hocus Pocus?

Chris Rollyson ʼ82

Not hardly. Business consultant Chris Rollyson ’82 describes how liberal arts passions have a way of working out in unexpected and profitable ways.

London Holiday

Amy (Vargo) Buttery ''82 and Betty (Johnston) Rudolph ''82

When Christmas dinner prep was interrupted by a kidney stone, these K friends crashed a hospital party. Amy (Vargo) Buttery ʼ82 and Betty (Johnston) Rudolph ʼ82 share the story

River Farewell

Dana Bourland ʼ94

Dana Bourland ʼ94 said goodbye and thank you to the women with whom sheʼd worked as a Peace Corps Volunteer in Belize. It was a day in a place the local women had never visited.


Rebecca Culbertson ʼ62

How Rebecca Bond Culbertson ʼ62 found her calling in library technical services during her Junior year.

A Lifetime of Friendship

Craig Mueller ʼ82 and Leslie Simmer ʼ82

Jason Muller ʼ83 and Leslie Simmer ʼ82 talk about the friendship that started during freshman orientation and continues to this day.

When you see Rose Kennedy in the Market

David Easterbrook ʼ69

David Easterbrook ’69 weaves together his study abroad and Peace Corps experiences in this moving story about the delivery of a 20 year-old message from a Masai elder to the Kennedy family.

To Not Be American


A good measure of study abroad immersion occurred in a hitchhiking story shared by Linda (Zalkauskas) Hahn ’82.

Beach Party

Karen (Hink) Anderson ʼ82

Summer quarter parties sometimes seem a joy forever.  Karen (Hink) Anderson ʼ82 recalls one in Crissey Hall in 1980 that she sure considered a thing of beauty.