Written Remembrances

dr. ball

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Members of the Whitman Community share their thoughts and sentiments.


Thomas E. Cronin, Whitman College president emeritus
"Better Than a Chapel

John Desmond, Mary A. Denny Professor of English, Emeritus
George Ball, Neighbor

Patrick Kelley ’93
You Should be a Teacher

Barbara Burton ’82
"The Wonder of Dr. Ball"

Larry Rector ’65
"The planet will sorely miss George Ball"

Jim Whiting ’65
Such a generous man and mentor

Jonathan Q. Purnell ’82
"Never judge a religion by the people who practice it"

Carolyn Woodward-Wheatley ’65
"You Live On in Us"

Mike Bugni ’80
"What is a Man of God?"

Anne Bagnall Yardley ’71
"Death of an Icon"

Megan Blair-Cabasco ’92
Another Man Who Planted Trees

Indrani Sigamany ’80
Random Memories of Dr. Ball and Nancy

Mike Bennett ’84
"The Many Forms of Love"

Tom Church ’67
To a man whose actions and example radiate

Mary Helen MacLean Windell ’63
"A Man for All Seasons"

Wesley Schroeder ’67
"The life force that IS Dr. Ball"

Baker Stocking ’67
"The Light Continues"

Alumni Remember Dr. George Ball

Faculty and Staff Memories