Class of 1969

Ahart Family Arts Plaza

June 11, 2013

Ahart Family Arts Plaza Dedicated during Reunion Weekend

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The Ahart Family Arts Plaza, located between the Williams Visual Arts Building and the future home of Lafayette’s theater program on North Third Street, was dedicated June 8 during Reunion. The plaza is named in honor of Edward W. Ahart ’69, chair of the Board of Trustees, and Catherine Ahart P’97 ’03 in recognition of [...]

Rick Lettieri '69

May 19, 2012

Rick Lettieri ’69 Predicted Emergence of E-Discovery in Legal Practice

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By Matt Sinclair ’90 Today, Rick Lettieri ’69 focuses his law practice on the discipline he foretold more than 25 years ago. As founder of Lettieri Law Firm, LLC, in Pittsburgh, Pa., he is an electronic discovery counsel and a pioneer in this evolving legal field. Lettieri first glimpsed the current sea change in legal [...]

John Caruso '69 by Paula Burch-Celentano

April 6, 2012

Fish Genus Named in Honor of John H. Caruso ’69

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Fish biologists have named a newly identified genus of fossil anglerfishes after John H. Caruso ’69, professor of practice, ecology, and evolutionary biology, Tulane University, New Orleans, La. Caruso, a biology graduate and assistant professor of biology at Lafayette from 1977-83, is an ichthyologist (a zoologist who studies fishes) and one of only two biologists in [...]

Brent Glass '69

July 13, 2011

Brent Glass ’69 to Retire as Director of National Museum of American History

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As director of the Smithsonian Institution’s National Museum of American History since 2002, Brent D. Glass ’69 has become a national leader in the field of history. He will retire in mid-August and continue to serve as senior adviser to the Office of the Under Secretary for History, Art, and Culture through the end of [...]

Edward W. Ahart '69

February 22, 2011

Edward W. Ahart ’69 Elected to Fannie E. Rippel Foundation Board

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Edward W. Ahart ’69 was recently elected to the board of trustees of the Fannie E. Rippel Foundation of Morristown, N.J. A highly regarded lawyer and civic leader, he is chair of Lafayette’s board of trustees and has been a longstanding friend and adviser to the foundation. The Rippel Foundation engages leaders in and outside [...]

Edward W. Ahart '69

June 8, 2010

New Board Chair and Trustees Elected at Lafayette

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Edward W. Ahart ’69, managing partner and chairman of the law firm of Schenck, Price, Smith & King LLP, Florham Park, N.J., has been elected chair of Lafayette’s Board of Trustees. In addition, two alumni have been elected to the Board and will begin five-year terms July 1. They are Judson C. (Jud) Linville ’79, [...]

Lafayette College

March 12, 2009

In History’s Spotlight: The Secret of Lincoln’s Watch

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Worldwide media focus on the Smithsonian’s National Museum of American History and its director, College Trustee Brent Glass ’69 Worldwide media focused on the Smithsonian Institution’s National Museum of American History, led by director Brent Glass ’69, on Tuesday as the museum opened a watch that once belonged to Abraham Lincoln and discovered a message [...]

Brent Glass '69

October 17, 2008

Trustee Brent Glass ’69 Appears on The Colbert Report

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Trustee Brent D. Glass ’69 appeared as a guest on The Colbert Report on Thursday, Oct. 16. Watch the episode (Glass’ segment begins at 9:40). Glass is Elizabeth MacMillan Director of the Smithsonian Institution’s National Museum of American History. Prior to being named to that post, in October 2002, he had been executive director of [...]

Lafayette College

October 20, 2007

Good Times at Homecoming

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Alumni renew ties to College and one another amid food, football, and more With sun-splashed skies, moderate temperatures, and stunning foliage decorating the campus, Saturday served up an ideal day for football and a whole lot more as Lafayette celebrated another great Homecoming weekend. A busy schedule was capped off Saturday afternoon by the football [...]

Lafayette College

July 6, 2007

James Fisher ’77 and Douglas Marvin ’69 Elected to Board of Trustees

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Lafayette Alumni News, September 2004 – On July 1, James R. Fisher ’77 and Douglas R. Marvin ’69 began five-year terms on the College’s Board of Trustees. Fisher is managing member of Fisher Capital Corp., LLC, Cranbury, N.J., an affiliate of the investment firm of Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. He also is a member [...]