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Madison Magazine

Article Title

Fall 2005 Issue

Editor

Publisher

James Madison University

Publication Date

10-1-2005

Table of Contents

All Pham, all the time

Last spring's papal succession puts new justice studies professor Peter Pham on the media's speed dial and on the evening news. Page 24


The healing power of play

After last year's tsunami devastated many of the countries and families around the Indian Ocean, graduate psychology professor Anne Stewart remarks about her work with the children of Sri Lanka and their amazing resilience. Page 31


A Tree of Knowledge

Graduate psychology professor Gregg Henriques offers up an audacious new theory to encompass, well, everything we know—or think we know—from science to culture. Page 36


Forever young

When firebrand Mildred Hammond ('52) retired as a school librarian, she turned her husband's life upside down. She dragged the lifelong livestock farmer with her to clown school, and now "Bubble B and Mr. B" spend their time spreading joy. Page 46


Full Frame Page 1
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Your letters Page 4


Editor's Note Page 5

Contributors Page 6

Directions

JMU President Linwood H. Rose on Madison's word‐of‐mouth reputation Page 7


Forever Young

Bubble B creates smiles and enjoys life Page 46


News

Commencement commences; Madison music to come to the Kennedy Center; Debate team wins Public Sphere Award; No alcohol, no regrets; Greater Madison Hall of Fame inductees Page 8


By the Numbers

What's No. 1? Page 11


Madison Scholar

Professor alleviates dry‐eye syndrome Page 12


A Madison Century

Test your knowledge of JMU football history Page 13


Connect

President George Bush's biodisel fuel speech Page 15


Purple Carpet

Ralph Roop receives Honorary Alumnus Award, plus James Madison Day celebration Page 16


Up Close

Madison Connection caller Katie Ott ('05) Page 18


Special Report

Who pays for higher education? Page 19


Dukes Turf

It's next year. Will Mickey Matthews do it again? Plus Redskins' Tom Ridley ('05), gymnast Jason Woodnick ('05) and women's golf's CAA ride Page 21


Bright Lights

Artist Jim Crable, dancer Erica Mercke ('05), screenwriter Don Rhymer ('82), executive Amy McPherson ('83) Page 26


Professors You Love

Theater professor and costumer Pam Johnson Page 30


Essay

How do great souls communicate? Page 33


Picture This

Crisscross the Quad Page 34


Real Life

The obesity epidemic reaches the Sesame Street crowd Page 54


Mixed Media

Colin Pine ('96) narrates Year of Yaoplus The Third Translation by Marr Bondurant ('93) Page 56


Transformations

What's the right way to start a family? Page 58


News

Elaine Toth Hinsdale ('85) elected president of the alumni board; Madison Cup threepeat Page 62


My Madison

The 1958 Jackson Hall nine remain tight Page 63


Reunions

Spring 2005 class reunions Page 65


Metro Dukes'

Relay for Life Page 67


One Potato

Potato Farmer of the Year Jeff Campbell Page 69


Picture This

A Quad wedding: Sharon Chewning ('96) and Josh Espinoza ('95) Page 70


Tidewater Chapter's

Annual beach party Page 71


Class Notes

News from alumni; JMUWorks; Class of 1955, ADP, Blass and Horning memorial scholarships; Richmond's Freshman Send‐Off Picnic; plus In Memoriam Page 72


Aftermath

Anne Stewart's tsunami relief Page 31


Signing

Matt Bondurant ('96) meets and greets Page 56


Friends Forever

Jackson Hall's 1958 "Dining Divas" Page 64


Material Type

Full Issue

Volume

28

Issue

2

Pages

82

Abstract

Madison is an official publication of James Madison University and is produced quarterly for alumni, parents of JMU students, faculty and staff members, and friends of the university. It is produced by the Division of University Advancement. Editorial and advertising offices: JMU, MSC 5718, Harrisonburg, VA 22807.

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