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1962 yearbook has an addendum sheet glued into place


Bro. Daniel Bernian (President): pp. 14, 21, 84-85

Bro. Fidelian of Mary (Vice-President of Academic Affairs): pp. 15, 22, 46, 68

Bro. Gavin Paul (Vice-President of Student Affairs): pp. 15, 29, 42, 49

John McCloskey (Vice-President of Public Relations): p. 15

Joseph Sprissler (Vice-President of Business Affairs): p. 15

Bro. G. Robert (Dean of the School of Arts and Sciences): p. 16

Bro. David Cassian (Dean of the School of Business Administration): pp. 16, 21

Bro. Francis Emery (Dean of the Evening Division): pp. 16, 22, 68

Bro. Gerardian Joseph (Registrar): p. 16

Rev. R. Mark Heath (Chaplain): pp. 17, 25, 42

Thomas N. McCarthy (Director of Counseling Center): pp. 17, 27

Bro. Felician Patrick (Director of Housing): pp. 17, 54-55

James J. Henry (Director of Athletics): pp. 17, 25, 83

Bro. Edward John (Bursar): p. 17

Richard C. Leonard: pp. 27, 75

Bro. Gregorian/Gregory Paul: p. 29

Bro. Paul Francis, Class of 1962: pp. 34, 168

Daniel Kerrane, Class of 1962: p. 34, 49, 51, 151

William Fitzpatrick, Class of 1962: pp. 35, 143

Joseph Caven, Class of 1962: pp. 35, 133

Katherine Anne Porter (Novelist): pp. 40, 68

Governor David L. Lawrence: p. 41

Dan Kerrane: pp. 34, 49, 51, 151

Bro. Gavin Paul: pp. 15, 29, 42, 49

Tom Lynch: pp. 49-50, 156

Thomas J. Lynch: pp. 49-50, 156

Nicholas Lisi, Class of 1962: pp. 62, 75, 155

Katherine Anne Porter: pp. 40, 68

Mark Van Doren: p. 68

Riley Hughes: p. 68

Bro. Fidelian of Mary: pp. 15, 22, 46, 68

Bro. Francis Emery: pp. 16, 22, 68

Nicholas Lisi: pp. 62 and 75 and 155

Richard C. Leonard (Adviser): pp. 27 and 75

Dr. Wernher von Braun (Space Scientist): p. 84

Dr. Edward Teller (Nuclear Physicist): p. 84

Evening Division for the Society for the Advancement of Management: p. 86

John Lavin (Recipient of 1962 Sprissler Award): pp. 89 and 94

John Lavin: pp. 89, 94

Donald "Dudey" Moore (Head Coach Basketball): pp. 106, 109

Bill Raftery: pp. 106, 109-110

Joe Kirk (Swimming Head Coach): pp. 113-114

Joe Smith (Soccer Head Coach): pp. 116-117

Joe Dougherty (Crew Head Coach): pp. 118-119

Robert Courtney (Golf Head Coach): p. 122

Frank Wetzler (Cross Country Head Coach): p. 123

Frank Wetzler (Track Head Coach): p. 124

John F. Carobello, Class of 1962: p. 133

John E. Glaser, Class of 1962: p. 146

Ray Pentzell, Class of 1962: p. 168

Charles J. Reilly, Class of 1962: p. 171

Richard S. Rueda, Class of 1962: p. 172


Institute of Radio Engineers: p. 88

"The Mansion": pp. 98-100

Front Door of Library: p. 127


Tap Off Rally: pp. 50-51, 56, 59, 62, 85, 97

Ph.T. Award (Putting Him Through Awards): p. 87

Sprissler Award (Outstanding Senior Award): p. 89

Middle Atlantic Conference Champions: p. 123


Explorer Mascot (Astronaut): p. 63


Varsity Club: p. 83

Basketball: pp. 105-112

Freshman Basketball Team: p. 112

Rifle Team: p. 112

Swimming: pp. 113-115

Soccer: pp. 116-117

Crew: pp. 118-119

Baseball: pp. 120-121

Golf: p. 122

Tennis: p. 122

Cross-Country: p. 123

Track: pp. 124-125

Clubs and Organizations

Student Council: pp. 48-51, 68

Sigma Phi Lambda: pp. 50, 62

Sigma Phi Lambda (Fraternity): pp. 50, 62

EXPLORER (Yearbook): pp. 52-53

COLLEGIAN (School Newspaper): pp. 54-55

Alpha Phi Omega (Fraternity): pp. 56-57

Phi Sigma Upsilon (Fraternity): pp. 58-59

Sigma Beta Kappa (Fraternity): pp. 60-61

Sigma Phi Lambda (Fraternity): p. 62

Alpha Epsilon Delta (Premedical Honor Society): p. 64

Kappa Mu Epsilon (Mathematics Honor Society): p. 64

Lambda Iota Tau (English Honor Fraternity): p. 65

Pi Sigma Epsilon (National Fraternity in Professional Salesmanship and Sales Management): p. 65

Pi Delta Phi (French Honor Society): p. 66

Le Cercle Claudel (French club): p. 66

Il Circolo La Salliano (Italian Club): p. 67

El Club Hispano (Spanish Club): p. 67

Herbert S. Weber Society (Literature Club): p. 68

German Club: p. 69

Polish Club: p. 69

Chymian Society (Chemistry Club): p. 70

Accounting Association: p. 70

Fabrician Society (Biology Club): p. 71

Economics Club: p. 71

Industrial Relations Commission: p. 72

Historical Society: p. 72

Industrial Relations Club: p. 73

Marketing Association: p. 73

Newtonian Society (Physical Science Club): p. 74

Psychology Club: p. 74

St. Thomas More (Law club): p. 75

Sociology Club: p. 75

Society for the Advancement of Management (S.A.M./SAM): p. 76

Semper Fidelis Club (Marine Corps Interest Club): p. 76

Benilde Club (Club for Potential Religious Vocations): p. 77

Glee Club: p. 78

Masque (Theater Club): pp. 79-81

Gavel Society (Debate Club): p. 82

Praefectus Club (Sports Teams Managers Club): p. 83

Union Committees: pp. 84-85

Evening Division Accounting Association: p. 90

Evening Division Marketing Association: p. 91

Evening Division Student Congress: pp. 92-95

Reserve Officer Training Corps (R.O.T.C./ROTC): pp. 102-103, 142

Master Sergeant Alexander Baranowski (Rifle team Head Coach): p. 112


Data initially organized by Bro. Joseph Grabenstein, February 11, 2007. Data entered by Stephen Childs [student-worker], May 22, 2008. Additional data entered by Jen McShane [student worker], March 19, 2009. Entered into Digital Commons by Alex Palma [student worker], April 19, 2013.

Explorer 1962

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