Spring/Summer 2013 Contents


The Value of a View
A CFE pilot study investigates local residents’ attitudes on the value of scenic views.

The Artful Donor
A gift from anthropologist and art collector Hans Guggenheim combines art and education with a powerful tribute to a lifelong friend.

Enhancing Teaching Through Technology
PSU is using technology to enhance the educational experience.


Message from the President

Arts: ETC Musical Celebrates Plymouth’s 250th

Student Spotlight: Sara Manzoni ’15, At Home at Plymouth State

Faculty Forum: Professor Brian Eisenhauer on Shrinking Our Environmental Impact

Athletics: Nora Galvin ’14, Stellar Student-Athlete

Of Note: News from Plymouth State


The Green

Aiming High for ALLWell

Bringing His Talents Home: Dave Poulin ’85 Joins President’s Council

Dan Craig ’03: The NBA’s Newest Film Star

Sam Wisel ’12 New Annual Fund Coordinator

Alumni Mentors: Building Connections and Benefitting Students

Chelsea Desrochers ’13: Thank You for Believing in Students Like Me