James Springer ’44, June 1, 2012, in New York, N.Y., at 89. He left Colby after two years to serve in the U.S. Army, entering Tufts Dental School in 1945. Early in his career he served in the Israel Defense Army Dental Corps, then rejoined the U.S. Army, serving in the dental corps at the Pentagon. Trained as an oral surgeon, he practiced in Boston for nearly 40 years. He received his baccalaureate degree from Colby in 1990. He is survived by his wife, Tova, one daughter, and two sons.