He first sat on the Common Pleas bench in January 1978.Pamela Tamarkin Reis Gr57 has written a book, Reading the Lines: A Fresh Look at the Hebrew Bible, to be published in August by Hendrickson Publishers.Edward Blumstein W58 is treasurer of the Penn Council for Relationships (formerly the Marriage Council of Philadelphia and soon to be the Council for Relationships).He also serves on the board of the Philadelphia Bar Associations Volunteer for the Indigent Program; and he chairs the family sections ethics committee of the Association for Conflict Resolution, an international organization based in Washington. Egal Feldman Gr59 has published his fifth book, Catholics and Jews in Twentieth-Century America (University of Illinois Press, 2001), the first book-length study which deals with the significant changes that have taken place in the last century between Roman Catholics and Jews in the United States. Earlier this year it received the Kenneth Kingery Award, given annually for the best book-length scholarly work by a Wisconsin author.I enjoy the Gazette and thank you for all the information that you print. I am a regional reviewer for the Flora of North America project. Rudisill G53, emeritus professor of religion, emeritus professor of medicine, and university chaplain emeritus at the University of Southern California, received its distinguished emeritus award in March.I will soon retire from the Flagstaff public-art advisory committee after six years and three pieces installed along historic Route 66. Herbert M. Naval Academy, was recently promoted to captain USNR. Rev. He had served on the religion faculty for more than 30 years and the medicine faculty for more than 20 years.Diana Palmer C84, who is a pediatrician at the Revere Clinic of Mass. I learned that she is on Penns local secondary-schools committee. e-mails, After other careers, including costume design, I have returned to translating, my first professional love.I am a freelance Swedish-English translator, and making time to write a memoir. Beryl Lieff Benderly CW64 G66 e-mails, My latest book, Her Works Praise Her: A History of Jewish Women in America from Colonial Times to the Present (with Hasia R. Publishers Weekly called it a fundamental contribution to womens and Jewish studies that is sure to inform and engage. To learn more, please visit ( is the founder and executive director of Fishtown Artspace, Inc., in Gloucester, Mass.
In March 2001, I went by ship through the Caribbean and up the Amazon River with the New York Theatre Guild; it was quite a trip, very enjoyable and informative.
Last October I flew to Madeira, by way of Lisbon, to see the island I had heard so much abouttruly beautiful and quite modern, especially Funchal, the capital.
I really enjoyed the famous basket ride down the mountain.
The fifth edition of my book (co-authored with Russell Cheadle), Medical Parasitology: A Self-Instructional Text, was released recently.
I am already into my next life, and am now enrolled as a student at the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, majoring in realistic figurative sculpture. Palmer Nu61 G63 writes, My husband, Trev (a graduate of the University of Melbourne who was a prosector in anatomy at Penns Medical School in 1957), and I travel in retirement frequently to Australia, and to visit children in Los Angeles and Colorado, and Boston to see Dr.