Herb Gardner

Class of 1954 Chair


River Forest, IL

Current City

Orange City, FL


Political Science, Economics


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How did Earlham help prepare you for your current career?

“I was a political science major who loved politics and turned it into an incredible career/lifetime experience even now in retirement!”

Why do you volunteer for the college?

“Because it has become a natural thing to do in linking me with fond memories, of people, places and things, which in turn have shaped my career and my life!”

Favorite Earlham memory?

“Working in the student-operated dairy, and becoming an ice cream maker/manager.”