One Mans’ Trash Is Another Mans’ Treasure

  I’m sure you’ve heard the old saying, “One mans’ trash is another mans’ treasure.”  Several weeks ago I received an intriguing email.  A lady claimed to have found a trunk that appeared to be connected with Olivet.  She explained that it had writing on the top that showed it to be from Olivet College, … Continue reading One Mans’ Trash Is Another Mans’ Treasure

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Lost In the House

Many years ago I heard a message in church that made an impression on me.  It was about the parable of the woman who had several coins in her house and lost one.  She turned the house upside down looking for that one coin.  When she found it, there was MUCH rejoicing.  The preacher went … Continue reading Lost In the House

Olivet Presidents–A History of the Office of the President

One of the first projects I tackled upon becoming University Archivist was to compile a book about the office of the presidency.  The research was fascinating.  I learned quite a bit about the history of our institution (a good thing since an archivist is oft times expected to be a historian).  For the first several … Continue reading Olivet Presidents–A History of the Office of the President