Washington D.C., Area Alumni Gather

Over 30 alumni from the Maryland, Virginia, and Washington, D.C., areas gathered in Alexandria, Virginia, at the home of Deborah Oplinger ’73 and Russell McKinnon on Saturday, June 4. Guest speaker for the evening was Andrew Semmel ’64, deputy assistant secretary for nuclear proliferation. Andy spoke about “dealing with the spread of nuclear weapons and combating weapons of mass destruction.” President Rokke also gave a “state of the College” address to the group. Special thanks to the Washington, D.C. Area Alumni Club for organizing this event, and to the McKinnons for graciously welcoming alumni in their home.

President Rokke and Jiri Stavovcik chat during the D.C. alumni gathering. Jiri, a Merrill scholar from the Czech Republic, earned his M.B.A. at Moravian in 1997 and a second B.A. in 2003.

Photo: Bertie F. Knisely '69