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Our 50th Reunion Is Just Around the Corner!

211 Classmates Planning to Attend

Your class Executive Committee is busy planning for our 50th reunion, preliminarily scheduled for June 8 - 10, 2018 with options to extend your stay to June 7 - 11. Join the process by completing our periodic surveys at  https://surveymonkey.com/r/2N2HH6H and https://surveymonkey.com/r/DMKLMLB. Gerry Bell, Peter Wonson and David Walden have prepared a Preliminary Reunion Schedule. Check it out Now! Get all the details on the 50th Reunion page.

Class of 1968 Ripley Society Members

 

What is the Ripley Society? Here's a teaser from 50th Reunion co-organizer, Peter Wonson: The Harold C. Ripley 29 Society was formed in 2009 to recognize alumni who have made a gift to the Dartmouth College Fund every year since graduation. Learn more about the Society and the 1968 members.

 

Class of 1968 Participation

in the Dartmouth College Fund

 

Head Class Agent, Joe Nathan Wright, reports on the Class' participation in the 2016-17 Dartmouth College Fund. Joe Nathan recognizes 88 classmates who've donated 40 or more years to the DCF! Listed above are the classmates who've donated every year since graduation and have thus been designated members of the Ripley Society.

 

Too Good to miss: The Baker Tower

Restoration Project

If you don't remember where you came from, you'll never know where you're goin'!

Moving Dartmouth Forward

"Moving Dartmouth Forward" is moving forward! Get the latest information on the Dartmouth website. Read the December 12, 2016 second report.

The Class of 1968-2018 Connections Program

 

 

The 1968-2018 Class Connections Program began with the arrival of the first members of the Class of 2018 on campus in late August. Look here for the latest activities. John Engelman reports on the May 2nd barbecue.

Class of 1968 Supports the Dartmouth Entrepreneurial Network (DEN)

Learn more about the DEN on the College website at www.dartmouth.edu/~oett/ and www.den.dartmouth.edu. This Power Point presentation features two projects funded by the Class of 1968. The most recent project we've helped to fund involves Entrepreneurship, Engineering and Art as conceived by Eric Van Hove.

Class Directory

Our Class Directory. is available. If you misplaced yours or no longer have the email containing a link to the directory at a secure location online, use the link at the bottom of this page to get a copy from the Webmaster.

 

Dartmouth Virtual Tour

This a lot of fun. Check it out (click the link).

 

The New Moosilauke Lodge

Conceptually related to our 50th Reunion project: The Skip Battle, '66 family has offered a challenge grant that will fund the reconstruction of the the Moosilauke Lodge. Whether you donate or not you've got to check out the architect's video fly-through of the renovation plan. If fully funded by June 30, 2106 the reconstruction will begin this coming fall after Trips and be complete by the fall of 2017, in time for our 50th!

MUST SEE

DOC Trips video/DVD promo for giving to the Class of 1968 50th Reunion Gift.  See the video on YouTube. For more on the 50th Reunion project look in the Winter/Spring 2014 edition of the class Newsletter, starting on page 3. Our 50th Reunion is less than 2 years away! If you haven't donated to this important gift, it's not to late to start!

Now that you're inspired, use PayPal to make a donation.

See below for a list of new information and features recently added.

 

TAKE NOTE:

The address for this website has changed to http://www.dartmouth68.org.  Be sure to change your bookmark unless you access the site from Dartmouth's server.  This is the Web2 version.

 

 

 

New to the website:

October 2017

- Fall Newsletter

- 50th Reunion attendee list has been updated

- Dartmouth Entrepreneurial Network update

 

August 2017

- August 2017 Alumni Magazine Column (includes corrections to version published in the Alumni Magazine

- See the Winter/Spring 2017 Class Newsletter

- Joe Nathan Wright reviews the Class of 1968 participation in the 2016-17 Dartmouth College Fund

- David Peck announces and requests submissions to the 50th Reunion Class of 1968 Virtual Art Show. Be sure the follow the link he provides the the Class of 1961's online version of their virtual art show.

- The 2016-17 Class Activities Report has been posted.

- Obituaries for David G. Englebretson and Peter C. Ginder

 

July 2017

- Fall 2017 Mini-reunion announcement and class executive committee meeting. This is homecoming weekend with football game vs. Yale

 

June 2017

- 50th Reunion attendee list has been updated

- Minutes of the May 21, 2017 Executive Committee Meeting are available for review

- Drone over Dartmouth video

- Class of 1968 Ripley Sociey members

- June 2017 Alumni Magazine 1968 Column

- Obituary for Malcolm A Cross Jr

 

May 2017

- 50th Reunion attendee list has been updated

- Read Dave Dibelius' report on the incredible Grand Canyon trip

 

March 2017

- Report on the 2017 class ski trip to Jackson Hole

- Minutes of the February 11, 2017 Executive Committee Meeting

 

December 2016

- Obiturary for David S. King

- Obiturary for John "Bear" Everett update

- Minutes for the Executive Committee meeting of 10/29/2016

- December 2012 Alumni Magazine Column

 

November 2016

- Obituary for John "Bear" Everett

- 50th Reunion announcement

 

Previous updates

-Don't miss the discussion of planning for mini-reunions for the next 5 years.  Gerry Bell, the new mini-reunion chair presents ongoing activities like the Ski and Golf trips along with a host of new ideas proposed by our classmates.  Be sure to weigh in.

 

- The Class of 1968 has a presence on Facebook (Dartmouth Class of 68) and LinkedIn (Dartmouth Class of 1968).  Note: enter the EXACT text when searching for the class groups in either Facebook or LinkedIn.

 

 

    

   

 

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