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Publication Date

Summer 2006


CC: Connecticut College Magazine is published by Connecticut College. The magazine's mission is to maintain ties between the college, its alumni and all other constituents, and to report on issues of importance to these groups.


  • Commencement 2006: Wangari Maathai delivers the address at the College's 88th Commencement
  • Scatter My Ashes Over Havana: In an excerpt from her memoir, writer-professor-activist Olga Karman '66 talks about her flight from Cuba
  • Flowing Water: Douglas Thompson, associate professor of geology, makes a career of studying rivers - Julie Wisach '06
  • Living Laboratory: The Connecticut College Arboretum celebrates its 75th year - Daniel Clem '98
  • MOBROC Leaves the Barn: A student club spawns indie-sensations Clap Your Hands Say Yeah and others - Crai Bower '84
  • Reunion 2006: Rain didn't dampen the spirits of the 900 alumni who returned to campus June 2-4 - Julie Novak
  • Letters, etc.
  • Contributors
  • First column
  • Notebook
  • Higdon on the job
  • Fanning takeover
  • New dean
  • New trustees
  • Faculty notes
  • Spring sports
  • Sailing coach
  • Academic excellence
  • Ink
  • Lives
  • Class Notes



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