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Mar. 21, 2012

Vol. 112, No. 9

In defense of Teichberg ’96

In response to: A Moment With...


Published in the March 21, 2012 issue

The editorial assault on Vladimir Teichberg illustrates a disappointing intolerance among some fellow alums (five attacks, all graduates from the 1970s). Ad hominem attacks are so self-satisfying, but none of the authors seriously address the issues Teichberg raises. It...

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Remembering Borgerhoff


Published in the March 21, 2012 issue

Cornelia Borgerhoff was an assistant dean of the graduate school from 1968 to 1979. She died recently (Campus Notebook, Feb. 8), and I am to speak at her memorial service. I would be grateful to hear from former graduate students who in any way were helped or aided by Dean ...

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Building misidentified

In response to: An online trove of historical campus scenes


Published in the March 21, 2012 issue

In a Campus notebook story in the Feb. 8 issue, a photo is captioned: “A snowstorm circa 1890 keeps horse-drawn snowplows working in front of Blair Arch.” The photo is actually of the juncture of Little Hall with the old University Gymnasium, which burned down in the 1950s....

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