February 2016 Newsletter


Classmates -

The following are some Harvard Class of 1960 news items that I hope you will find of interest ... and to which you may find an opportunity to respond in some manner:

  • Note that planning is well under way for the 56th Reunion of the Harvard Class of 1960 and the Radcliffe Class of 1960. The Reunion will be held on Commencement Day, Thursday, May 26, 2016, at the Harvard Alumni Association's Tree Spread & Annual Meeting, followed by a reception and dinner @ The Cambridge Boat Club.

  • After a stint in Massachusetts General Hospital with pneumonia, our Valedictorian Jules Levine is back at Care One, a nursing home @ 2101 Washington Street (Route 16) in Newton, MA (02462), practically across the street (north side) from Newton-Wellesley Hospital -- exit 21A going south on 95/128 or exit 21 going north on 95/128. Jules is in room 167 and can be contacted via mail, email @ or by phone @ (617) 831-2637 (Jules' personal number) or @ (617) 831-2742. Note: by his own admission, he finds it difficult to hear on the phone. If you are planning to visit, you ought to first call Care One @ the 617 831-2742 to find out what his physical therapy and other schedules are in order to determine the best times.

  • We received word recently that our classmate Paul Charles Altmeyer died March 1, 2011. His obituary appears on our Class website,

  • Radcliffe Class of 1960 classmate, Maureen McCarthy was married to recently deceased U.S. Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia on September 10, 1960. Antonin and Maureen met on a blind date while he was at Harvard Law School. The Scalias raised nine children, five boys and four girls. You might be interested in learning more from Maureen's entries in our Anniversary Reports.

  • Yes, please visit our website (again, We do attempt to add and refresh content.


- Henry H'60 Class Secretary