It’s our 35th reunion June 6-8, 2014! * Laurie Borden is coming to reunion and hopes the gang is planning on it too! * Kathy Quimby received her M.F.A. in writing for children and young adults from Vermont College of Fine Arts Jan. 20. * Mia and Greg Pfitzer will celebrate their 30th anniversary this year and his 25th anniversary as a professor of American studies at Skidmore College. (Greg is receiving Colby’s Outstanding Educator Award at reunion. Come celebrate with him!) Son Michael is a choral associate and interim director of the Cambridge Community Chorus, and daughter Sally is a project coordinator for the Harvard Graduate School of Education’s Center on the Developing Child. * Nick Mencher left his job at TIAA-CREF and started his own consulting group, K&M Productions. He’s been writing and editing for financial services firms. * Angela Mickalide works at Children’s National Health System and received a promotion to executive director of the Emergency Medical Services for Children Nation Resource Center. She and her team of 10 work with federal funder the Health Resources and Service Administration and its grantees. * Patricia David practices law in Montgomery County, Md. Her eldest, Cate, completed her first semester at Drexel Law School. Daughter Sarah will receive a degree in biology from George Washington University this May. Son Cliff has accepted admission to Trinity College and will play football when he starts there in the fall. * Cari and Carl Lovejoy became grandparents Dec. 31, when son Ben and his wife, Avery, welcomed Lila Eyre Lovejoy. Ben plays hockey for the Anaheim Ducks. Son Matt took a job in Los Angeles with a new high-net-worth wealth management firm. Son Nick graduates from Dartmouth June 8, so Carl won’t be at reunion. Carl recently cofounded Family Support Collaborative, a nonprofit that shares the collective resources of independent and specialized nonprofit schools and programs to support families in achieving positive outcomes. * Sam Koch still coaches at UMass. Rebuilding with 14 freshmen last year, the team made the A-10 tournament for the first time in four years. Battling cancer for the last year and a half, Sam is doing well with the help of great doctors and support staff at Mass General Hospital. He feels very lucky to have the soccer community, UMass, Colby and Stanford soccer alumni, the local community, and of course his lovely wife and family as his support network, keeping him strong. * Richard Uchida is in his fourth year as vice chair of the Colby College Board of Trustees and served on the presidential search committee. Daughter Julia ’16 is in her second year at Colby, and niece Alexandra Brown ’14 will graduate this spring with a major in biology. * Our class has quite a bit of prestige and authority on the board. Randy Papadellis chairs the Budget and Finance Committee. Richard chairs the Educational Policy Committee, having done so for the past five years. (Richard and Randy will receive Colby Bricks at reunion—two more reasons to attend!) Eric Rosengren serves as chair of the Student Affairs Committee. Steven Earle will join the board this summer. * Jane Gair Prairie is a social worker at the New England Eating Disorders Program at Mercy Hospital in Portland, Maine, celebrating 15 years there and more than 26 as a social worker. Jane’s son is a high school junior with an interest in music. He’s begun his college exploration and is thinking of studying engineering. * Melinda Edgerley Pearce’s son, Jon, married his high school sweetheart, Emily, Jan. 7. They had planned an outdoor ceremony on an island in northern Wisconsin where they live, but with temps at -20, the ceremony was moved indoors! * Our 35th reunion committee encourages you to attend. Emily Grout Sprague, Betsy Bucklin Reddy, Bob Lizza, Bill Leete, Susan Raymond Geismar, Stacey Cox Slowinski, Janet Deering Bruen, Libby Maynard Gordon, Brian Hoffmann, Carl Lovejoy, Nick Nichols, Peter Greenberg, Meg Matheson, and Bob Kinney are working hard to plan an unforgettable reunion. Please join them in setting a record for class gift total when they call. See you at reunion!