Class of 1996

Can you believe that it has been 25 years since your time at Puget Sound? No doubt the memories you cherish make it feel like it was just yesterday!

What are some of your favorite memories of your time at Puget Sound?

"Too many to recount..." - Kyle Paredes '96

"Interactions with friends and professors. Loved the individualized attention in class." - Michael Enz '96

"Tri Delta, Phi Mu Alpha serenades, classes with the best faculty." - Julie Martin '96

"Math/Physics building during finals week. Looking out of the Physics room window while studying your brains out and watching all of the other majors playing hacky sack in the commons." - Anthony Evans '96

"Walking around the campus in the spring." - Michal Morrison-Kerr '96, P'13

Who were your favorite Puget Sound faculty and/or staff? What made them your favorite?

"Suzanne Barnett was instrumental to my growth as a critical thinker and writer.  Her classes were the hardest, but I treasured her as my advisor." - Julie Martin '96

"Heidi Orloff, Roberta Wilson, Doug Goodman... They were excellent professors and people." - Kyle Paredes '96

"Betsy Kirkpatrick and Stewart Merritt because they listened so well and we became and still are good friends." -Michal Morrison-Kerr '96, P'13

"Dr. Alan Thorndike was the head of the Physics department. He wasn't my advisor, but he took a special interest in mentoring me because I was the only black Physics major that the department had had... in a WHILE." - Anthony Evans '96

"Professors Bruce Mann (great sense of humor), Kate Stirling (amazing energy), and Doug Goodman (lots of patience)." - Michael Enz '96

What additional thoughts do you have regarding the University of Puget Sound?

"UPS has played a very important part of my life and I am very proud of it." - Kyle Paredes '96