Montpelier Fall 2001
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President Rose announces his goal to build a spectacular arts complex that will match the professional quality of our faculty, students and alumni.
Screenwriter Karen McCullah Lutz ('88) revels in the success of last summer's blockbuster movie. Now she picks and chooses her projects and mingles with the Hollywood elite, like Reese Witherspoon, star of Legally Blonde.
During a groundbreaking career of teaching other professors to teach lasers, chemistry professor Ben DeGraff lets it shine. His lasers and luminescent "molecular reporters" can determine the presence of designated chemicals in all kinds of environments, like smokestacks, watersheds and someday even the human body.
Amid the roar of fans and hype of success, forward Tim Lyle confidently charts his own course of moderation and academic excellence.
Snuffy, Loweezy and Jughaid recently welcomed John R. Rose ('86) to Hootin' Holler, where coonskin caps are still in style and the phrases "horsefeathers" and "heebie-jeebies" are part of the vernacular.