Rob Haworth, Ph.D. ’04

As the new superintendent of Vigo County schools, Rob Haworth aims to enrich students’ lives so they can grow up to further improve their communities.

Desiree Edwards, ’15

Desiree Edwards hails from a small town in Illinois, but she taps her rich cultural and diversity experiences as a HR generalist at Briljent, an organization rooted in adult learning, instructional design and training delivery.

Class Notes


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Mary Ekman, ’45, Sun City, Ariz.
Velma Edwards, ’49, Muncie, Ind.
Marie Bushur, ’47, Lees Summit, Mo.


Ronald Gabbard, ’59, Benton, La.
Earl Fuhrmann, ’53, Martinsville, Ind.
Marilyn Cobb, ’58, GR ’62, Syracuse, Ind.


Gary Enstrom, ’66, GR ’73, Hymera, Ind.
Mary Elam, ’68, Franklin, Ohio
Virginia Egli, ’62, Glendale, Ariz.


Debra Ford, ’72, Boulder, Colo.
Jack Fischer, ’78, Northridge, Cali.
Richard Fischenich, ’74, Oakland, Cali.


Tanja Fulk, ’86, Indianapolis, Ind.
Daniel Corbin, ’82, Lafayette, Ind.
Susan Carter, ’83, Oak Ridge, Tenn.


Douglas Eisele, ’95, Petersburg, Ind.
Jayme Collins, ’95, Chesterfield, Mo.
Anne McFadden, ’99, Bloomington, Ind.

Anne McFadden, ’99, has joined the Indiana University Maurer School of Law as the Assistant Dean of Career Services. Prior to her appointment with Indiana University, she served over 10 years at the Department of Justice in Washington, D.C. McFadden has previously worked as an associate at a large global law firm and as a Read more…


Michael Williamson, ’03, Marshall, Ill.
Sandra Wells, ’07, Holton, Ind.
Lisa Dodd, ’03, Bismarck, Ill.


Jeffery Micheal Tharp, III, ’11, Terre Haute, Ind.

Jeffery Micheal Tharp III, ’11, has graduated from Texas A&M University with his Doctor of Philosophy in Chemistry. Jeffery has since been accepted as a Postdoctoral Research Associate with the Department of Molecular Biochemistry and Biophysics at Yale University.

Eveart Foster, ’13, Chicago, Ill.

Eveart Foster was named one of Crain’s Chicago Business “Top 20 in their 20’s” for 2018. Eveart is currently working as a Technical Services Engineer with Pepper Construction. Read More

Emery Becker, ’15, Burbank, Calif.

LA Times – Local music photographer Emery Becker reported killed in motorcycle crash

Latest In Memoriam Updates
Ronald Gabbard, ’59, Benton, La.
Tanja Fulk, ’86, Indianapolis, Ind.
Earl Fuhrmann, ’53, Martinsville, Ind.
Debra Ford, ’72, Boulder, Colo.


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