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<br /> Spring 2013<br /> THE MAGAZINE FOR ALUMNI AND FRIENDS Amherst<br /> YEARS<br /> Our Proud Past,<br /> Our Shining Future<br /> 1863-2013<br /> Special Sesquicentennial Issue<br /> spring 2011 15<br /> 16 umass amherst<br /> Spring 2013<br /> THE MAGAZINE FOR ALUMNI AND FRIENDS<br /> 9 Evolution of a University<br /> A timeline illustrates the story of UMass Amherst.<br /> 18 A Quiet Sort of Lad<br /> The diaries of Herman Nash, Class of 1917,<br /> bring the campus of a century ago to life.<br /> 22 The Old Horse Barn<br /> A historic building will link our agricultural past and future.<br /> 24 The Man Who Cultivated Mass Aggie<br /> Under the banner of “art for all,” Professor Frank A. Waugh<br /> energetically expanded the college’s horizons.<br /> 28 Beauty, Cravings, and Virtue<br /> Two professors explore our campus architecture.<br /> 32 The Boom Years<br /> The campus comes of age in the<a title="UMassMagazineSpring2013 page 1" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f845b27c?page=1"> Spring 2013 THE MAGAZINE FOR ALUMNI AND</a> <a title="UMassMagazineSpring2013 page 2" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f845b27c?page=2"> 16 umass amherst</a> <a title="UMassMagazineSpring2013 page 3" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f845b27c?page=3"> Spring 2013 THE MAGAZINE FOR ALUMNI AND FR</a> <a title="UMassMagazineSpring2013 page 4" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f845b27c?page=4"> S A UMAS LICENSE PLATE FUNDS SCHOLARSHIPS & LE</a> <a title="UMassMagazineSpring2013 page 5" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f845b27c?page=5"> Vol. 17 | No. 2 | Spring 2013 Executive Editor R</a> <a title="UMassMagazineSpring2013 page 6" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f845b27c?page=6"> Inbox Criminal Justice Institute at Broward Com</a> <a title="UMassMagazineSpring2013 page 7" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f845b27c?page=7"> Building Bigger and Smarter SNIP, SNIP, SNIP… sh</a> <a title="UMassMagazineSpring2013 page 8" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f845b27c?page=8"> Around the Pond The Shag is Shed FOR ITS FORTIET</a> <a title="UMassMagazineSpring2013 page 9" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f845b27c?page=9"> Around the Pond Mr. Olver Comes Home from Washing</a> <a title="UMassMagazineSpring2013 page 10" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f845b27c?page=10"> Senior Class Supports the Old Chapel </a> <a title="UMassMagazineSpring2013 page 11" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f845b27c?page=11"> sesq dem Apr campu UMass com envi of A ina</a> <a title="UMassMagazineSpring2013 page 12" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f845b27c?page=12"> Evolution of a University The long and winding </a> <a title="UMassMagazineSpring2013 page 13" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f845b27c?page=13"> 1944 1945 </a> <a title="UMassMagazineSpring2013 page 14" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f845b27c?page=14"> The University in a Postwar World (1947–1959) </a> <a title="UMassMagazineSpring2013 page 15" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f845b27c?page=15"> International Presence (1997–2013) As its researc</a> <a title="UMassMagazineSpring2013 page 16" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f845b27c?page=16"> Sports Minutes Go Aggies! Go Statesmen! Go Redmen</a> <a title="UMassMagazineSpring2013 page 17" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f845b27c?page=17"> has been very successful, winning 12 consecut</a> <a title="UMassMagazineSpring2013 page 18" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f845b27c?page=18"> Science Notebook “ENDOSYMBIOSIS HOMAGE TO LYNN </a> <a title="UMassMagazineSpring2013 page 19" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f845b27c?page=19"> Great Discoveries “ADISCIPLINED IMAGINATION IS at</a> <a title="UMassMagazineSpring2013 page 20" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f845b27c?page=20"> of Students A Quiet Sort of Lad </a> <a title="UMassMagazineSpring2013 page 21" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f845b27c?page=21"> Ofirst semester at </a> <a title="UMassMagazineSpring2013 page 22" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f845b27c?page=22"> JOHN SOLEM sort of lad” is striking. He attends </a> <a title="UMassMagazineSpring2013 page 23" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f845b27c?page=23"> Model T’s as he pedaled night and day from the fa</a> <a title="UMassMagazineSpring2013 page 24" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f845b27c?page=24"> of Agricultur e THE OLD </a> <a title="UMassMagazineSpring2013 page 25" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f845b27c?page=25"> State-of-the-art for its day, the bar</a> <a title="UMassMagazineSpring2013 page 26" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f845b27c?page=26"> of Faculty The Man Who</a> <a title="UMassMagazineSpring2013 page 27" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f845b27c?page=27"> The Waugh family’s on-campus home. One observer c</a> <a title="UMassMagazineSpring2013 page 28" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f845b27c?page=28"> sell here. But you may get it down that </a> <a title="UMassMagazineSpring2013 page 29" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f845b27c?page=29"> into education,” he said. “It stirs people more t</a> <a title="UMassMagazineSpring2013 page 30" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f845b27c?page=30"> of Building JOHN SOLEM BEAUTY, CRAV</a> <a title="UMassMagazineSpring2013 page 31" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f845b27c?page=31"> At left, Professor of Architecture and History Ma</a> <a title="UMassMagazineSpring2013 page 32" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f845b27c?page=32"> also trying to establish itself in a com- munity </a> <a title="UMassMagazineSpring2013 page 33" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f845b27c?page=33"> daughters of working men and women of Massachuset</a> <a title="UMassMagazineSpring2013 page 34" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f845b27c?page=34"> of Change TheBoomYears The campus comes of </a> <a title="UMassMagazineSpring2013 page 35" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f845b27c?page=35"> A growing middle class chooses college THE BABY </a> <a title="UMassMagazineSpring2013 page 36" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f845b27c?page=36"> A different view BUT IT WAS the youth themsel</a> <a title="UMassMagazineSpring2013 page 37" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f845b27c?page=37"> largely from underperforming schools—were cultura</a> <a title="UMassMagazineSpring2013 page 38" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f845b27c?page=38"> of Friendships Meet Me After Class I'm a juni</a> <a title="UMassMagazineSpring2013 page 39" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f845b27c?page=39"> Blaise Davi ’13 dyes her hair in her Orchard Hill</a> <a title="UMassMagazineSpring2013 page 40" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f845b27c?page=40"> of Vision Looking into the Futu</a> <a title="UMassMagazineSpring2013 page 41" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f845b27c?page=41"> Campus visionaries, from left: John McCarthy, Den</a> <a title="UMassMagazineSpring2013 page 42" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f845b27c?page=42"> UMass People SMITHSONIAN INSTITUTION Lotta’s Le</a> <a title="UMassMagazineSpring2013 page 43" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f845b27c?page=43"> class, were international students and India is p</a> <a title="UMassMagazineSpring2013 page 44" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f845b27c?page=44"> to practice law and continue a career in public s</a> <a title="UMassMagazineSpring2013 page 45" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f845b27c?page=45"> UMass Amherst ALUMNI ASSOCIATION Mark Your Calen</a> <a title="UMassMagazineSpring2013 page 46" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f845b27c?page=46"> Bookmarks JOHN SOLEM Small staff, big rep: The </a> <a title="UMassMagazineSpring2013 page 47" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f845b27c?page=47"> Arthur Asa Berger ’54, Theorizing Tourism: Analyz</a> <a title="UMassMagazineSpring2013 page 48" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f845b27c?page=48"> in Revolutionary Berlin, 1918-21 (University Pres</a> <a title="UMassMagazineSpring2013 page 49" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f845b27c?page=49"> David W. 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