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Latest Publication/European And UK Travels

Posted By Barbara Hines Cochran, Monday, August 5, 2019
Updated: Sunday, August 25, 2019

My translation from Italian, Three Days in May: A New Columbus Story, originally written in that language by Professor Emerita of History and Geography, Ilaria Luzzana Caraci, was published by Amazon in February 2019. I am now working on the translation of another of her books, this time on the history of explorations and discoveries. Professor Caraci and her husband hosted me for a week in Rome in May 2017, after which I headed to Paris where I spent time in Montmartre, hanging out along the streets below Sacré-Cœur Basilica, and more than 4 hours at the Louvre. I also had the good fortune to go through and around Notre Dame Cathedral again, before it caught fire in April 2019. I then crossed the border into the UK at the Manchester Airport and had a pleasant train ride to Liverpool, where I went to a very high-, positive energy pub for dinner, and the following day to “The Beatles Story” museum, which is located along the Mersey River. From there, I went, again on the train, to Ryhl, Wales, a resort town on the Irish Sea, where I was the guest of retired literary translator, Chantal Low, and her husband, novelist Roderick Low. We traveled all over Northern Wales, to places like the fortress town of Conway, and to the top of the Great Orme, where previous visitors had spelled out, using large rocks, the word “OHIO” (where I currently live) on the side of a high, very green, massive hill. It was, at that moment, a most unwelcome reminder that I would soon have to return home. I spent my 65th birthday touring the entire city of London, after a delightful 3-day B & B tour of the Cotswalds. Also in London, I visited the Sigmund Freud Museum at 20 Maresfield Gardens, where the inventor of psychoanalysis saw a few patients and lived out his final days, after paying massive taxes to the Nazis so he and family members could leave Vienna. The following day, I headed back to the United States.  

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A Note From Chrissy Stonebraker-Martinez '10

Posted By Administration, Tuesday, July 9, 2019
Nominated for Cleveland Young Nonprofit Network Professional of the year (May 2019). Nominated for Cleveland Scene Activist of the year (May 2019). Recently became the International Fellowship of Reconciliation's ECOSOC representative to the UN (Jan. 2019). 

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A Note From Ann Havener '72

Posted By Administration, Tuesday, June 25, 2019
I've lived in Maine since 1980. I'm in my 2nd year of retirement (from teaching). Our children live in Colorado, Connecticut, and Washington D.C.. In June I'm getting together with Lesley (Dix) Glase '72, Kathy (Brady) Green '72, Candy Harker '72, Joan (Breckenridge) Romyak '72, and Adgie HIll '73. 

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A Note from Russ Burgess '61

Posted By Administration, Thursday, May 30, 2019
My dear wife, Ruth (Huey) Burgess, passed away on November 16, 2018. We met at a Hiram Christmas dance 60 years ago. She was awarded and honored by several non-profit organizations right up to the last year of her life! 

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A Note Sue (Kall) Theall '74

Posted By Administration, Wednesday, May 22, 2019
I am retiring this summer from the Children's Learning Institute in Houston. I will be adding a fourth grand baby to our family this fall. 

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A Note From Libby (Hill) Blake '69

Posted By Administration, Wednesday, May 22, 2019
Retirement years have been great for Jim and me- 9 grandchildren with more on the way. Time to travel and successful surgeries to fix aging bodies! 

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A Note From Jim Hoysick '81

Posted By Administration, Wednesday, May 22, 2019
Celebrating the wedding of our son, Andrew, on 6/29/19. 

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A Note From Mary (Beard) Furillo '60

Posted By Administration, Wednesday, May 22, 2019
Attended Oglebay class reunion in the fall. Week in FL with classmates in the W. Palm. 

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A Note From William Heath '64

Posted By Administration, Wednesday, May 22, 2019
A chapbook of my poems, entitled Night Moves in Ohio, will be published later this year by Finishing Line Press. 

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A Note From Laura Lynch '69

Posted By Administration, Wednesday, May 22, 2019
Enjoying subscriptions to dance, music, and theatre with senior discounts. Lots of committee work and care for neighbors' pets and chickens keep me busy. Still go to the gym but not enjoying gradual loss of physical agility and ability. 

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