to the online edition of The Exeter Bulletin, the quarterly alumni
/ae magazine of Phillips Exeter Academy.
Updated October 2001
A NOTE FROM THE EDITOR This issue of the Bulletin was on press as the tragic events of September 11, 2001 took place.
The Academy's website, www.exeter.edu, has updated information on the academy community at this time
of worldwide sorrow. Look for more coverage in our winter issue.
Time and Tide For hundreds of years, the Great Bay has sustained the communities that surround it, including Exeter. Today, conservationists are working to return the favor. By Dick Ramsden '55
Out of the Past
Details of the life of Emanuel Sullavou, one of PEA's first African-American graduates, emerge more than 130 years later from archives in Exeter and Massachusetts. By Andrea Jarrell
Finis Origine Pendet
Writer Joyce Maynard '71 reflects on reunionsand on the value of an Exeter education. By Joyce Maynard '71