On the Cover

Educate. Innovate. Celebrate is the theme of this special issue. You will learn about the many exciting and innovative things happening on campus, while highlighting how the campus celebrated this year's homecoming. The cover features Michio
Kaku (center), who inspired the campus during the Oscar C. Schmidt Lecture.
Joining him is Physics and Optical Engineering Professor Richard Ditteon (PH, '75), and Andrew Bower, a senior physics and optical engineering major who had a summer research experience at the Large Hadron Collider in Switzerland.





Class Notes


PUBLICATION CREDITS  _______________________________________________________________

President: Matt Branam
Vice President for Communications and Marketing: Mary G. Barr
Vice President for Institutional Advancement: Rickey N. McCurry
Alumni Association President: Jim Nordmeyer, Class of 1978
Office of Alumni Affairs: Ali O'Leary, Assistant Director; Bretta McDaniel, Administrative Assistant
Office of Institutional Advancement: Dick Boyce, Director of Corporate and Foundation Relations; Kim Perkins, Director of Annual Giving and Donor Relations; Scott Williams, Regional Development Officer; Hugh Baker, Regional Development Officer; Alisa Tessman, Development Officer; Jennifer Seddelmeyer, Assistant Director of Annual Giving and Donor Relations; Danielle Merkel, Executive Director of Advancement Services; Jodie Harmon, Manager of Gift Accounting; Felisa Javier-Holt, Manager of Prospect Research and Tracking; Dawn Allee, Database Specialist; Juliana Bradford, Executive Assistant; Kathy Cooper, Administrative Assistant
Office of Communications and Marketing: Dale Long, Director of News Services; Marianne Messina, Director of Web Content; Hyung-Jung Chang, Web Developer and Publications Specialist; Diann Ringo, Coordinator of Communications and Marketing; Stacey Muncie, Writer
Communications/Alumni Contributor: Kevin Lanke, Assistant Athletic Director for Sports Information and Communications

Issue Editor: Dale Long
Contact e-mail: Dale.Long@rose-hulman.edu
Contributing Writers: Dale Long, Stacey Muncie, Diann Ringo, Mary Barr
Photographers: Dale Long, Larry Ladig, James Garber, Chris Minnick, Shawn Spence, Samantha McGranahan, Mike Lanke
Design: Williams Randall Marketing, Hyung-Jung Chang

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