On Our Cover
Checking out the downtown Bloomington scene, Matt Majernik ’07 stands in front of
a mural by local artist Mark Blumenshine. It depicts figures from the past — such
as Abraham Lincoln, Judge David Davis, and playwright Rachel Crothers — who are significant
to the city’s history. (Photo by Marc Featherly)
Around the corner
Once in a slump, Bloomington’s downtown district is out to prove that it’s still a
Across the generations, student life has intersected with downtown.
Taking a chance
When Melanie Ginavan ’92 decided to open her own store in downtown Bloomington, she
was taking a leap of faith.
Other Feature Stories
Taking art to the streets
For Marjorie Kouns ’79, art is something that lives beyond the walls of a gallery
With a toss of his flag, field judge Doug Rosenbaum ’80 keeps NFL teams playing by
A legacy of healing
Like their father before them, the Rossi siblings at Hopedale Medical Complex strongly
believe in putting patients first.
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Gary Schwartz, Graphics Editor
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