--> The Great Dartmouth Class of 1956

Welcome to the Great Dartmouth
Class of 1956 Internet Home Page

the ONLY Class to graduate from Dartmouth in 1956,
and the very first Dartmouth Class with a home page on the Internet [1995].
This is the Era of the Poon and the Rose!

Updated 12/ 3/12 at 1600 hours Nantucket time (EDT)




CLASS OFFICERS (2011-2016)

1956 CLASS CO-PRESIDENTS: Tom HARPER (harpoon1@bellsouth.net; 336-227-1153 and Tom ROSENWALD (tomrosenwald@msn.com; 212 -734-6764)

VICE PRESIDENT: Jack BILLHARDT (jackbillhardt@gmail.com; 203-966-5147)

SECRETARY: Joel ASH (Joel@PoeticLimericks.com; 603-863-3360)

TREASURER: Bob (the other) FAULKNER (robert.faulkner@ubs.com; 401-245-1934)

ALUMNI FUND HEAD AGENT: Don DAVIDOFF (ddavidof@nycap.rr.com; 518-489-2135)

ALUMNI COUNCILLOR: Bob SLATER (rslater3@wi.rr.com; 414-765-3940)

Continuing in office until further notice:

TRAVEL & CO-REGIONAL VP (NE): Roger SCHUMACHER (rsschu@verizon.net; 609-291-8688)

CO-REGIONAL VP (Mid-Atlantic)


CO-REGIONAL VP (SE): John HIGGS (higgscom@comcast.net; 772-231-8700)

CO-REGIONAL VP (SE): Howard SODOKOFF (hosodie@comcast.net; 772-336-4447)

REGIONAL VP (Midwest): Bob SLATER (rslater3@wi.rr.com; 414-332-5654)

CO-REGIONAL VP (West):

WOMEN OF '56 ASSOCIATION: Karen MERRELS (kmerrels@sbcglobal.net; 419-861-7422) [Women of '56 are invited to all Class functions as voters]

NEWSLETTER EDITOR and CLASS WEBSTER: H. Flint RANNEY (flintr@denby.com; PO Box 597, Nantucket, MA 02554-0597; 508-228-4236; fax: 508-228-6542)


ALUMNI RELATIONS OFFICE: has a FREE telephone number: 888-228-6068. Call and wake them up!



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Check your name on the Class email list to see if we have your correct address by clicking on '56ers on the Internet.

If it is incorrect, please email corrections to Hon. Ed. at flintr@denby.com.
Click here for the Honor Roll of Class participation in the Alumni Fund

Click here for Dartmouth's VAN (VOX Alumni Network), to check your own record or search for other Classmates


Our Great Class has two ListServs (email lists) on the Dartmouth College computers:
One is for official Class and College notices (the Announce list)
The other is for Classmate communications and chat on any subject back and forth (the Chat list).
To sign up and to learn how to e-mail all of your Classmates, click here: 56ListServer

Class of 1956 Highlights:

  • Upcoming Class events Updated 11/9/12.

  • Ask Dartmouth Updated 4/9/07.

  • '56ers on the Internet Updated 4/10/12.

  • 1956 Photo Gallery Updated 1/8/11.

  • 1956 In Memoriam - our departed Classmates Updated 10/22/12.

  • Class of 1956 Constitution adopted June 13, 2001.

    Wah, Who? Whispers! [Class newsletters, all in Adobe .pdf format]:

    2004
  • January
  • March
  • May
  • July
  • September
  • December

  • 2005
  • February
  • April
  • May (full color!)
  • June
  • July
  • August
  • September
  • October
  • November
  • December

  • 2006
  • January
  • February
  • March
  • April
  • May
  • June
  • Special 50th Reunion Issue: Sep, Oct, & Nov 06

  • 2007
  • January
  • March
  • May
  • July
  • Sep
  • Dec

  • 2008
  • March
  • April
  • June
  • September
  • November
  • December

  • 2009
  • February
  • March (John Sloan Dickey Special Issue)
  • April
  • June
  • August
  • October
  • December

  • 2010
  • January
  • February
  • April
  • June
  • July
  • August
  • October
  • November
  • December

  • 2011
  • January
  • February
  • April
  • June
  • August
  • September
  • October
  • November
  • December

  • 2012
  • January
  • February
  • March
  • April
  • May
  • June
  • August
  • September
  • October
  • November
  • December

    Great Class of 1956 Internet Links:

  • E-mail the Webster

  • Vermont Maple Syrup from Dave STACKPOLE's grandchildren!

  • Dartmouth College Fund

  • 59 years of '56 Giving

  • Baker Bells

  • Alumni Relations news

  • Remember the Barbary Coast Orchestra?

  • Latest College news in The Daily Dartmouth Online edition

  • The Dartmouth Review Online edition

  • Dartmouth's History Department has its own home page

  • Latest satellite photo of the clouds over Hanover!

  • What's happening in Dartmouth sports

  • WDCR's (WDBS to us) 50th Anniversary

  • Thayer School news

  • Tuck School news


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