Young Republicans

Foulke [Harper], Kathy

Singing in the choir, especially on Sunday mornings. Alpha Xi Delta and my friends there. Dr. Devor, driving 80 miles to visit my mother in Erie in her last illness. Education after Allegheny No additional formal education, but I have certifications in IBM IT and business skills.  Marriage In July of 1967, I married Tom Harper, formerly of Allegheny and Delta Tau Delta, who was an Electronic Warfare Officer in the US Air Force.  We lived in Sacramento California (close to Mather AFB) and on base at Ellsworth AFB in Rapid City, South Dakota.  He had 6 month tours to Vietnam, and we divorced in 1970.  We remain friends, and last saw more »

Witmer [Hickernell], Lucinda [Cindy]

I remember watching Carr Hall, where I would spend a lot of time, being built Freshman year – actually had to write a paper about it for G 1! Good memories of dorm mates, classmates, lab mates and summer research work at Carr.  I was waiting to get the last of my students out of Organic lab one afternoon when the famous North East power outage happened in Nov. ‘65.  I immediately looked over at the doorway as I thought someone had leaned against the light switch! As a Chem major I had to take Physics – met and married my lab assistant! Education after Allegheny We married in August more »

McQuade [Hedden], Peggy

Education after Allegheny I was one of several students who went on the Washington Semester Program in January of our junior year.  The main focus was studying and interviewing people working in the federal government–legislative, executive, and judicial, plus the media covering Washington.  We met people with a lot of educational backgrounds, but the background that seemed most versatile was a legal one.  Since my hope  was to work in government, I decided to go to law school after Allegheny, to the University of Chicago.  As an undergraduate in political science and history, I  learned to put things together; at law school  we were taught how to take things apart. more »