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Email class Co-Secretaries Randy Helm and Ben Slotznick.
or webmaster John Boak.

The Class Blog can be found at This blog is a place for photos (and news) of classmate get-togethers. Send news and pix to Ben Slotznick of casual encounters, planned group vacations, or full-blown Class Reunions.

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70 turns 70

10   EVENTS   IN   10   CITIES   helped   celebrate   our   collective   70th   birthdays   together.

For this series of events, the Yale Class of 1970 won the 2018 Yale Alumni Association Excellence in Programming Award for Outstanding Class Event in a Non-Reunion Year.

For details on the individual get-togethers go to

The 50th Reunion

TENTATIVELY   MAY  28-31,  2020 – IN   NEW   HAVEN

Our 50th Reunion Chair, Scott Simpson, wants everyone there! So he’s developing plans and actively working on ways to make sure everyone is contacted with details and inspired to attend. Contact him if you want to help.

50th Reunion Books

A NEW book project led by Stephen Morris (chief visionary) and John Boak (designer extraordinaire) is being launched in spring of 2019! Details will be posted here:

Memories of Campus is a collection about spaces and places at Yale. We’ve gathered remembrances of campus architecture and how it affected us, as well as memories of events grounded in the specific places on campus in which they occurred. Browse the collection at We are planning a hard copy version with hi-resolution images.

Bill Littlefield

Bill’s baseball doggerel .

Philip K. Howard

A new book about how bureaucracy, regulation, and outmoded law tie our hands and confine policy choices.

David Quammen

A frightening and fascinating masterpiece of science reporting that reads like a detective story.” —Walter Isaacson

y70 Gets Together

This blog records pictures and text when classmates get together. Ben Slotznick has edited this since 2005.

The Museum Without Walls

Michael Angelo Baris’ wonderful museum on Facebook

Video of Reunions in 1969

Video made in 1970 by George H. McQuilken and Richard Patterson ’64. Pictured: Peter Bergman.