Author Archives: Chris Mills '82

From this shall come Reese Witherspoon…

…maybe. Must be quite a way to introduce yourself:  “Hi, I’m Dan and I’m scouting locations for the next Reese Witherspoon movie.” And that’s pretty much how Dan Kinkade did it.  Not long afterward, I was escorting him around campus … Continue reading

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Video: March Nor’easter

Though a snowy day, not a Snow Day:  with our customers on campus and so many faculty living within half a mile of Founders Green, it’s business as usual.  Here’s some video, complete with whistling wind as gusts round the southeast corner … Continue reading

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Hugs

Video:  You are walking across campus and suddenly attacked by artistically-minded huggers!

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Atmosphere

Winter fog at the Ford reminds me of that Joy Division song “Atmosphere” – and not just because it came out while I was a student here. The fog makes for a disorientation, an uncertainty of what is where, and … Continue reading

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50 Degrees and Friday

So why not fly a kite on Founders Green?  Senior Reed Hurt opted for the ‘Space Shuttle’ model, available at the college bookstore.

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Two Inaugurations

…an American president, and a new student ‘living room’:  the old Ryan Gym is now a place for students to hang.  Details later, but for now:  the TVs (located at each end) are working fine and on a newsday like … Continue reading

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Snow-vember

Just yesterday I noticed that our resident black squirrel population was looking especially fat ‘n fluffy. 

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Attack of the Warosaurus

A drizzly Friday afternoon, and a jagged-toothed inflatable monster on wheels stands guard (or beckons?) on the steps of Ryan gym. I approach cautiously. He appears to be snacking on…us?…and as I squeeze past I can hear the hiss of inhaling … Continue reading

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Haverford On The Web, Friday 11/14

Gotta love this guy.   Here’s an earlier Tom Donnelly post – including video – from last year. Meanwhile, in Physics, Walter Smith gets noted on a Discovery blog:  “Smith runs what he describes as the premiere online collection of physics … Continue reading

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Haverford On The Web, Wednesday 11/5

Norm Pearlstine ’64, who once headed up Time, Inc., is the lead anecdote in a Vanity Fair profile of New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg’s media empire. “Gone is the private office; here, both of Pearlstine’s workstations are smaller, and have less … Continue reading

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