November 22, 2000
by Bill Paul
Thomas Faix '47 of Detroit
Lakes, Minnesota, actually gets a kick out of traveling overnight
in blinding snowstorms to visit applicants who live in the upper
reaches of Minnesota. "I get excited about interviewing,"
he says, explaining that it keeps him in touch with young people.
It also helps him in the course he teaches at Moorhead State University
on multicultural perceptions of education.
John Thompson III '88 live up to the legacy of his first coaching
mentor - his dad?
by Matt Golden
College hoops legend
John Thompson and his Georgetown University basketball teams ran
roughshod over the Big East conference from 1972--1999. During
Thompson's tenure, the Hoyas won a national championship, reached
the finals twice more, and maintained a consistent presence near
the top of college basketball's rankings...