Honeymoon in Paradise – Joe (BST ’06) and Krissy (BS ’11) Taylor, support the Gorillas while on their honeymoon in Kauai, Hawaii.
On the menu? – Fortunately, there is no evidence that the owner of these prehistoric jaws ever dined on Gorillas. Doug (BBA ‘99) and Lisa (‘98 & ‘99) Stice stopped for a snapshot with future Gorillas Brandon, Nathan and Tyler, at a family vacation visit to the Dinosaur Resource Center in Colorado Springs, Colo., last summer.
Familiar Face – David Morrow (BS ‘01 Automotive Technology) wore his Gorilla gear for a walk on the Great Wall of China in 2011, where he was on a work trip for Caterpillar. David said a family from Emporia, Kan., commented on his attire. We can only imagine what they said.
A family of Gorillas vacations at Panama City Beach, Fla.– They are: Kelly Krause Parvin, ‘01; Jeremy Parvin, ‘02; David Ramsey, ‘11; Becky Krause, ‘01; Megan Krause, ‘09; and Michelle Krause, ‘10.
Is it hot in here? – The Mt. Kilauea Caldera at Hawai’i Volcanoes National Park overflowed with Gorilla pride last July thanks to three generations of Gorilla alumni and fans. The are, front row: future Gorillas Molly James, Lucy James, Cooper Anglin & Carter Anglin; Second Row: Sue (Kennon) Pierce (BS ‘72), Steve Pierce (BA ’71, MS ‘72), Stephanie (Pierce) Anglin (BA ’96), Kerry Anglin (BSET ’98); and Back Row: Sheri (Pierce) James (BBA ’98, MBA ‘99) and Alex James.
Speedy Gorilla – Andrew Johnson (BS ’63) placed second in both the 10K and 20K cycling time trials of the Senior Olympics held at Marshall, Va., last September.
On the beach with grandkids – Larry Rowan (BSED ‘76, MS ‘79), with the help of Grandma (Donna Carpino) made sure his grandkids had their Gorilla pride on for this photo on St. Pete Beach, Fla., for their annual family getaway. The little ones are MaKayla, Emma Grace, Tyler, and Hailey Paige.
Gus at the Grand Canyon – Christopher and Adrienne (Wosel) Strohmeyer (BS ‘02, Plastics Engineering) visited the Grand Canyon in early November where Adrienne displayed her Gorilla pride while hiking along the south rim.
Gus in Cuba – Angela Garner (BA ’02, MAT, ’09) wore her Gorilla gear on a visit to Viñales Valley, Cuba, last summer. She saw unique land formations called mogotes that are made of limestone and full of caves.
Headed south – Ray Eaton (BS ’88) and Wendy (Volker) Eaton (BS ’86) show their Gorilla pride on a trip through the Panama Canal. The Eatons, of Liberty, Mo., are beginning a new life in Boquete, Panama, this year.
Standing out in the crowd – Proud Gorilla Marlene Dunleavy (MS ‘01, Ed.S ‘03) stands out in the crowd at Buckingham Palace in London, where she was on a family vacation last summer.
Croc hunters – Adam and Sarah Goodman show their Gorilla pride despite the menacing jaws of Gomek the crocodile at the St. Augustine Alligator Farm. The children visited the farm with their parents Cristie (BBA ’99) and Dennis Goodman.