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Letters

Letters

Kudos I just read the spring issue of the PittState Magazine and wanted to tell you that you do a fantastic job. You make me wish I had gone to Pitt State. I feel like I’m a Gorilla! Stan Hicks, Enid, Okla. (By the power vested in me as editor of the PittState Magazine, I...

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Another Gorilla with stripes I read with interest the article in the PITT STATE magazine about officials, because I too was a Gorilla with Stripes. I’m an old geezer now, but I shall never forget my days as an official nor my days as a friend of Cliff Long. During my junior and senior years (‘BS 50),...

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Likes the email magazine This is Richard [Dick] Kelly, alumni of KSTC, mailing a well-deserved compliment to all the staff of Email Magazine! I received mine this morning and spent an enjoyable morning viewing the college I went to, starting in 1949 when I left the Army Air Corp. I earned the GI Bill with...

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Early Gus revealed Thanks for the great article about the genesis of “Gus.”  One of my favorite memories of Gus is Rick Woolfolk in a full-blown Gus costume, climbing down a rope from the second balcony to the main floor of the old science building during Apple Day festivities. Rick did an excellent impression of Gus...

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Horace Mann memories We had a wonderful response to our request for memories of Horace Mann. We’ve include some here and others are on-line. –the editor. Great experience for teachers When I was an Elementary Education student, 1957-1961, I did my first student teaching in the kindergarten at Horace Mann. It was a great introductory experience....

Letters Spring 2013

Many wonderful hours Since I rode to and from the campus every day with my father, I usually had a number of hours each day to spend on campus before and after classes. So for four years, I would frequently spend this time, deep in the stacks in a kiosk studying. As I walked down...

Letters Fall 2012

I have really enjoyed reading through this issue. Thank you. Phil Jack BST ‘78 • Just received the Spring 2012 issue of the Pitt State Magazine.  Great job. Tom Speck, BS, 65. • Great magazine. The Extreme Experience article really made my heart swell with pride. I LOVE BEING A GORILLA!!! Kellie Borders • Thank...

Letters Spring 2012

Carney Hall memories Our letters this issue are in response to our request for memories of old Carney Hall. Clearly, that building and especially its well-used auditorium played an important role in the life of the campus. Following, are some of the responses. You can read the remainder at the PittState Magazine online at magazine.pittstate.edu....

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Love at PSU To the editor: My husband, Tom Erwin, and I met at Pitt State in 1977 during our senior year. He was president of the social work club and I thought he was hot. The student social work club decided to take a trip to Arizona in March of 1977, to attend the...