Vital Statistics

InaugurationsThe following members of the Bates community recently represented the College at a college or university inauguration:John T. Conlee ’62 at the inauguration of Donald Beggs as president of Wichita State Univ.

Janet Face Glassman ’71, P’00, at the inauguration of Walter Harrison as president of the Univ. of Hartford

Timothy E. Hall ’67 at the inauguration of Charlene R. Nunley as president of Montgomery College

New EndowmentsThe following donors have generously established new endowed funds at Bates to meet the specific needs of the College.

Nancy Lofstedt Clayton ’53 Library Fund
Given by Ronald Clayton ’53 in memory of his wife, Nancy Lofstedt Clayton ’53, for the acquisition of books, periodicals, documents, computer resources, and related materials for the George and Helen Ladd Library.

The College Key Music Award
Given by members of the Bates College Key for support of one or more annual music awards to the graduating senior whose services to music organizations at the College have been the most outstanding.

Evelyn K. Dillon Award
Given by members of the Bates College Key to support two annual awards, one to a member of the women’s field hockey team and one to a member of the women’s basketball team. These awards recognize superior athleticism, leadership, dedication, and over-all contributions to each respective sport.

Mary Walker and Kenneth Simpson, Aug. 31, 1996.

Janice A. Hunt and John Spence, Sept. 24, 1998.

Eliza Richards and Raul Aguilar, September 1998.
Virginia Voigt and Carroll Canipe, October 1994.

Alice T. Miller and Christopher J. Economo, Aug. 26, 1995.

Alison G. Heaphy and Frederick W. Werwaiss II, Aug. 1, 1998.

Kathleen A. Gavin and Gerit J. van Zyl, June 20 1998.
Jennifer Stevens and Mark Spitz, Aug. 29, 1998.

Amy M. Allen and Steven W. Abbott, Nov. 7, 1998.
Tara Jenkins and Randall J. Bates, Nov. 14, 1998.
Jo Ann M. Clark and Zhenya Zafrin, June 19, 1998.
Judith Diggins and Matthew J. Dowling, Aug. 16, 1998.
Amy Alden Dykstra and Steven W. Walker, Oct. 5, 1996.

Wendy Harper and Patrick Cunningham, Sept. 12, 1998.

Victoria C. Coombs and Fitzscott A. Bushnell, April 4, 1998.
Betsy Gardner and Jeffrey Hutchins, Aug. 15, 1998.

Kristen Downs and Alfred Bruno, July 11, 1998.
Mona Negana and John M. MacDougall, July 27, 1998.

Joy Andersen ’94 and Ira Bird, August 1997.
Bethany Dozier and Matthew Borel, June 22, 1996.
Melanie M. Ghosh and Jeffrey P. Brainerd, July 4, 1998.
Rena N. Khan and Karl G. Leinberger, Sept. 12, 1998.
Amy Thrasher and John H. Livens, Jan. 21, 1998.
Mina Q. Malik and Derek S. Sells, May 15, 1998.
Tanya M. Miksys and David M. Hyde, March 14, 1998.
Stacey S. Morris and Christopher Porterfield, Oct. 10, 1998.

Joy Andersen and Ira Bird ’93, August 1997.
Michelle Angelone
and Dave Rosenberg ’96, Aug. 15, 1998.
Sherbrooke Vautour and Lewis “Chip” Balser IV, Aug. 9, 1998.
Jennifer Ewing and Michael Cowhig, April 18, 1998.
Hilary K. Davis and Gary F. Claiborne, July 18, 1998.
Rebekah R. Belk and Peter M. Demling, April 12, 1997.
Sara Higginbotham and Patrick Donnellan, Aug. 15, 1998.
Martha MacDougal ’95 and Rick Magnuson, summer 1998.
Wendelyn W. Moor and Matthew E. Seiple, Aug. 2, 1997.
Amanda Nickerson and Brian Nishiyama, Aug. 1, 1998.
Paula Redes and Steven Sidore, March 1998.
Michelle Fobert and Craig Sarney, Oct. 24, 1998.
Gloria Zapata and Andrew K. Sherr, July 4, 1998.
Pratibha Singh and Mikarl R. Sampeur ’95, Sept. 26, 1998.
Meredith Savage and Michael I. Sklar, March 21, 1998.
Sherry A. Stadig and Robert A. Guardino, Oct. 4, 1997.
Karen Sternfeld
and Nicky Henderson, Aug. 15, 1998.
Juliana M. von Rumohr and Thaddeus H. Davis, Aug. 21, 1998.

Jennifer Scott and Alex J. Godomsky, June 27, 1998.
Sharon L. Jacobsen and Shane M. Kokoruda, Sept. 19, 1998.
Heather Josselyn and Matt Cranson, June 13, 1998.
Martha MacDougal and Rick Magnuson ’94, summer 1998.
Lydia S. Russo and Henry J. Hanley III, Nov. 7, 1998.
Kristen L. Bernier and Eugene M. McCabe, July 11, 1998.
Pratibha Singh ’94 and Mikarl R. Sampeur, Sept. 26, 1998.
Kathryn Holdsworth and Grier Wallace, April 25, 1998.
Caroline Wood and Bart Richards, Dec. 19, 1998.

Caren A. Frost and Chris Olmsted, May 30, 1998.
Michelle Angelone ’94 and Dave Rosenberg, Aug. 15, 1998.

Jennifer L. Johnson and Scott P. Tiner, Aug. 1, 1998.
Kristin Dobbs and Jeff Parent, Dec. 19, 1998.


Peter and Sarah Stevens, Julia, Aug. 24, 1998.

Jim and Melissa Bonney Kane, Jennifer Elaine, June 5, 1998.
James and Donna Carrier Katsiaficas, Jacob Elliot, Sept. 29, 1995.
Bill and Margot Entwisle, William McConnell, Jan. 13, 1998.
Steven Kienzle and Leanne Gulden, David William Kienzle, Dec. 30, 1997.
Brent and Sally Harwood, Olivia Rose, April 15, 1998.
Farag and Minoo Malek Saghri, Firouz and Kourash, Jan. 31, 1997.
Spyro and Krista Mitrokostas, Samantha, Jan. 19, 1997.
Steve and Mary-Ellen Murphy Desjardin, Emma Nicole, May 26, 1998.
Rick and Jean Joyce Thompson ’82, Ellen Joyce, March 24, 1997.
Jon and Cindy Woll Nugent, Wesley Peter, March 23, 1998.

Gerald and Ann Dean O’Connor, Samantha, Nov. 6, 1998.
Rick and Ellen Emrich, Steven, March 25, 1998.
David and Kathy Evans Wisner, Emily.
John and Peg Galant, “P.J.,” May 20, 1998.
John and Jennifer Rybeck Houde ’86, Georgia, April 4, 1998; Nel, April 17, 1996.
Mark and Martha Roberts Wolfenden, son, August 1998.
John and Nancy Sloan, Mark Thomas, May 5, 1998.
Carroll and Virginia Voigt Canipe, Christopher Holmes, Jan. 16, 1998; Sarah Allison, March 1996.

David Flash and Lisa Tellekson, Claire Wold Tellekson-Flash, March 4, 1988; Willa Cooper Tellekson-Flash, May 10, 1996.

Christopher Economo and Alice T. Miller, Alexander Atkinson, July 9, 1998; Theodore Merritt, May 16, 1997.

John and Midori Gellert Shaw, Keaton Gellert, Sept. 23, 1998.
Jonathan and Sarinda Parsons Wilson, Elliot Huston, Dec. 17, 1998.
Bradley and Laurie Pinchbeck Whitsel, Christian Paul, Oct. 20, 1998.
Mark and Kristen Purdy Russett ’88, Jacob Purdy Russett, Oct. 14, 1998.

Jon Goldflure and Rachel Alfandre, Julianne Alfandre Goldflure, Sept. 22, 1998.
James Huleatt and Anne Millham ’89, Ethan Millham Huleatt, Oct. 19, 1998.
Mark ’87 and Kristen Purdy Russett, Jacob Purdy Russett, Oct. 14, 1998.

Scott and Elizabeth Aghababian, William, Feb. 25, 1997.
Joshua Krell and Krisna Basu, Sarah Basu Krell, Sept. 21, 1998.
and Beth Browning, Anna, Oct. 1, 1997.
John Riggins and Andrea Cheney, Cameron Pierce Riggins, May 26, 1998.
Darrell and Nancy Crate, William Robert II, Jan. 29, 1999.
Robert ’90 and Allison Davis Williams, Margaret E., March 4, 1998.
Eric and Andrea Magnuson Denny, Nicholas Hansel, May 22, 1998.
Jonathan and Tena Fishman Frank, Jacob Frank, Oct. 2, 1998.
Joshua D. Krell and Krisna M. Basu, Sarah Basu Krell, Sept. 21, 1998.
David and Wendy Genga Marran, Olivia, Jan. 12, 1998
James Huleatt ’88 and Anne Millham, Ethan Millham Huleatt, Oct. 19, 1998.
Richard and Kathleen Scahill Price, Kelly Jean, Oct. 25, 1997.
Mathew and Jill Schecter, Samantha, Nov. 15, 1998.

Robert and Allison Davis Williams ’89, Margaret E., March 4. 1998.

Dan and Kim Peard Coccoluto, Benjamin Daniel, Oct. 9, 1998.
David and Julie Ann Ott Shaw, Savannah Rose, Nov. 1998.
Andrew and Melanie Fleming Sachs, Deidre Elizabeth, Sept. 25, 1998.

R.B. and Courtney Cushing Kiernat, Quinn Caleb, Feb. 15, 1999.

Derek Sells and Mina Malik, Justin Alexander, Sept. 19, 1998.
Edward and Lee Webster Amazeen, Andre M., Aug. 23, 1998.

Peter and Rebekah Demling, Jacob Edward, Jan. 2, 1999.

We strive to ensure accuracy of all information listed in Vital Statistics. If you notice an error, you may notify Bates Magazine and the information will be corrected in the College’s alumni records: Bates Magazine, Office of College Relations, 141 Nichols St., Lewiston, Maine 04240. Phone 207-786-6330, e-mail

Corrections: In the winter issue, the birth announcement of Richard LaBelle, son of David ’89 and Nancy Smith LaBelle’89, did not note Nancy’s class year; and the birth announcement of Nathaniel Wright, son of Christopher ’89 and Jessica Jeong Wright ’90, did not note Jessica’s class year.