Thacher Grand Canyon Trip – 1966

In the spring of 1966, John Galloway (Faculty ’65-’68) lead an Extra Day Trip to the Grand Canyon with students Hill Hastings ’66, Flip Lowengart ’66, and Andy Kille ’67. Along with friend Bill Belknap (photographer for┬áNational Geographic), they ran the lower canyon in their “sportyaks.” Although Bill has passed on, he is honored among […]

Winter Alumni Day

Forget that madeleine. Return to campus for Winter Alumni Day, close your eyes, and be transported back a year or two or decades, simply by breathing in deeply: the scent of sage in the hills and of sweat in the huddle, of oranges coming to full fruit, of saddle leather, of trail dust, of steak […]