Ithaca College Quarterly

Maura Stephens
Art Director
Terry Marcus

Kenneth P. Aaron
Penny Bianconi
Dan Higgins
Sharif Nankoe 99
Jeannine Walston 95
Mike Warwick
Julie Waters, M.M. 91

Production Supervisor
Peter M. Kilcoyne

Publications Assistant
Tina Thurston

Director of Publications
Marina Bandidos Todd

Cover photograph of Mary Arlin by George Sapio

Volume 17, Number 4
Fall 1999



Copyright 1999 Ithaca College Quarterly. All rights reserved. The Ithaca College Quarterly (USPS 695-880) is published four times a year, in winter, spring, summer, and fall, by the Ithaca College Office of College Relations for alumni, parents of currently enrolled students, and staff, faculty, and friends of the College. Address changes: Office of Alumni Relations, Ithaca College, 210 Alumni Hall, Ithaca, NY 14850-7041. Postmaster: Send Form 3579 to Office of College Relations, Ithaca College, 231 Alumni Hall, Ithaca, NY 14850-7044. Periodicals postage paid at Ithaca, New York.

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Cover Story: Amazing Mary

The name of music professor Mary Arlin '61 is practically synonymous with Ithaca College

Cutting Ribbons and Opening Doors

The campus celebrates the opening of the James J. Whalen Center for Music, Fitness Center, and Center for Health Sciences

Not Your Typical Tourists

Two biology professors and their students visit Alaska and Hawaii for unusual research projects



Report from the Schools

Alumni and Faculty Books

Sports Scene

Class Notes — Profiles:

Last Look


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Created and updated by Andrejs Ozolins, Ithaca College Office of Publications 2. Jan. 2000