Bryn Athyn College Alumni Magazine Fall/Winter 2017-18 - Page 3

contents FALL / WINTER 2017-18 | ISSUE NO. 5 6 Charter Day 2017: Honoring Alumni and Celebrating Service by Amanda Lichtenstein The College celebrated its proud legacy of service to the greater community at the annual Charter Day Banquet, and outstanding volunteers and distinguished alumni were recognized at the Alumni Reception. 11 Bryn Athyn “Moonwatchers” by Sasha Silverman Sixty years ago, astronomy professor Wertha Cole's Bryn Athyn "moonwatch" team played a pivotal role tracking the world's first satellites. Read about this team's contribution during that exciting period in history. 5 16 19 23 28 32 Light Up the Night Swedenborg and the Arts Spiritual Athletes To Know her is to Love Her: Roberta Nolan Planting a Church: Rev. Anna Woofenden Sage Dining: Locally Sourced and Lovingly Prepared 35 Influences from the Land of Fire & Ice: Getting to Know Sean Lawing, Ph.D. 38 Alumni Giving: SnapCab 39 Alumni Milestones B RY N AT H Y N A LU M N I M AG A Z I N E | 3