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A South Central Success
Venola Mason '01 won't be distracted from her goals
   
 

Stephanie McMurrich '01 Is All Heart
"Little Sister" at senior's side on campus

   
 

Fleischman Makes Colby Computers Connect
From trouble shooting to "virtual soccer," junior is at the keyboard

   
 

Jan Plans Away
Katherine Meyerhans '01 fills in for 16th-century painter; sample the myriad of Jan Plans undertaken this year

   

Jan Plans Away

By Jennifer Carlson '01

For more than 200 students who left Mayflower Hill in January for internships, "real world" is more than a TV show. Consider a sample from this year's crop:
Katherine Meyerhans '01

Katherine Meyerhans '01 works on restoration of the 16th-century painting The Coronation of Hebe during her Jan Plan internship at the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum in Boston. Sponsored by Valentine Talland '81, the museum's senior objects conservator, Meyerhans painted a section of the canvas after restorers had stripped paint from several previous restorations.
 

Emily Condon '03 Sotheby's, New York City

Hi'ilei Dye '03 Honolulu Magazine, Honolulu, Hawaii

Patrick Fahey '02 U.S. Embassy in Kuwait, Kuwait City

Jutika Kalghatgi '01 U.S. Embassy, Department of State, Rome, Italy

Marion Matthews '01 U.S. Academy of Parachute Rigging, Eloy, Ariz.

Anne Miller '01 National Geographic Society, Washington, D.C.

Gregory Robinson '03, Royal Society for the Protection of Birds, Edinburgh, Scotland

Erika Togashi '0, Slinky Vagabond-Fashion Design, New York City

Benjamin Tuff '03 Salt Lake City Olympics, Utah

Michael Wiley '03 Comedy Central, New York City

 


FEATURES:
HOW SHOULD WE TEACH?
Small Triumphs: Alex Quigley '99 finds reason for both hope and despair in the Mississippi Delta
A Ray of Hope: Brittany Ray '93 inspires where she found her inspiration
An Education CEO: Robert Furek '65 brings accountability to Hartford public schools
Charting Success: James Verrilli '83 directs charter school turn-around in Newark
Perspectives on Reform: Colby experts discuss reform and the purpose of education

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