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Why I Went to My College Reunion

Datebook

Alumni Trip to Tuscany

CUA Service With a Smile!

Carols and Cocktails!
Second Annual Boston Holiday Party

Boston Chapter Alumni Gatherings

Alum Presents the Film He Scripted, Fought for and Produced: “Bridge to Terabithia” Based on His Mother’s Best-Selling Novel

Senators Club

Philadelphia Alumni Share Career Advice With Students

Graduates Of the Last Decade (GOLD) Get-Togethers

Class Notes:
’50s
’60s
’70s
’80s
’90s
’00s
Weddings
Births
Obituaries

 

Births

Courtney (Morrissey) Brennan, B.A. 1989 (A&S), and husband Danny announce the birth of their second boy, Daniel Kevin, in January 2006. The family lives in New York City.

Anne Marie Riha, B.A. 1990 (A&S), and her husband, Jamie Norins, announce the birth of Zachary Jay Norins on April 24, 2006. Anne Marie is a White House producer for the Fox News Channel. The family lives in Arlington, Va.

Michael Pegg, B.A. 1991 (A&S), and Kimberly Tierney Pegg, B.A. 1992 (A&S), announce the birth of their third daughter, Molly Marie, on Nov. 2, 2006. They live in Nashville, Tenn.

Alyce (Bossow) Cerniglia, B.A. 1992, M.A. 1998 (A&S), and husband Joe welcomed their second son, Robert Paul, on June 1, 2006. Monsignor Robert Paul Mohan, B.A. 1942, M.A. 1943, Ph.D. 1948, S.T.L. 1954, a CUA professor emeritus who passed away on Jan. 26, 2007, was thrilled with the name selection and baptized his namesake. The family lives in Wynnewood, Pa.

James Donahue, B.A. 1992 (A&S), and wife, Melissa, welcomed their first child, Anna Catherine, on Feb. 8, 2006. They live in New York City.

Jennifer Brown Leasure, B.S.N. 1992 (NURS), and husband Bryan announce the birth of their fourth child, Sarah Ann, on Sept. 7, 2006. The family lives in Austin, Texas.

William J. “Bill” Polese, B.A. 1992 (A&S), and his wife, Eileen, announce the birth of their second child, Patrick. The family lives in Mount Kisco, N.Y. Bill is director of sales at Merrill DataSite, a provider of transactional services to investment banks and private equity.

Kimberly M. (Yantorn) Reid, B.A. 1992 (A&S), and husband Phil announce the birth of their first child, Ryan Cooper, on Nov. 11, 2006. Kimberly is a global project manager for Lenovo International and Phil is a national sales manager with the Kohler Co., working with Home Depot. They live in Kennesaw, Ga.

Jacqueline (Arahill) Roscio, B.A./M.A. 1992 (A&S), and her husband, Richard, announce the birth of their second son, Richard Joseph, on May 15, 2006. They live in North Haledon, N.J.

Karen Castellano-Smith, B.A. 1993 (A&S), and husband Gavin announce the birth of their second daughter, Kaelyn Elizabeth, on Nov. 17, 2006. The family lives in Princeton, N.J.

Elisabeth Gooding Crooks, B.A. 1993 (A&S), and husband Rory announce the birth of their second child, Daniel James, on Oct. 26, 2006. The family lives in Leavenworth, Kan.

Adrianne Maher, B.A. 1994 (A&S), and her husband, Aaron Davenport, welcomed their first child, Beatrice Marais, on Nov. 8, 2006. Adrianne is a director of marketing for Scripps Networks (HGTV, Food Network). Her husband is a principal at Arsenal Capital Partners. They live in New York City.

Larry E. Moore, B.C.E. 1994 (ENGR), and wife Marianne announce the birth of their third child, Brian, on Aug. 5, 2006. The family lives in Ashburn, Va. Larry is a superintendent with Atkinson Construction, the heavy civil division of the Clark Construction Group.

Robert B. Budelman III, B.A. 1995 (A&S), and wife Stephanie welcomed their son, Bosco Francis, into the world on Sept. 16, 2006. They live in Hawthorne, N.J.

Anthony C. Acocella, B.A. 1996 (A&S), and wife Meghan announce the birth of their second child, Reese Lauren, on Sept. 12, 2006. Anthony works at the Department of Homeland Security headquarters in Washington, D.C. The family lives in Fairfax, Va.

Adrienne Carey Gottlieb, B.A. 1996 (A&S), and husband Robert announce the birth of Elise Carey Gottlieb on Sep. 7, 2006. They live in Cheshire, Conn.

Mary Ellen (Tramontano) Icaza, B.A. 1996 (A&S), and Javier Icaza, B.A. 1996 (A&S), announce the birth of Christian Javier on June 23, 2006. The family lives in Montgomery Village, Md.

Matthew Parker, B.A. 1996 (A&S), and his wife, Michelle, announce the birth of their first daughter, Mira Simone, Sept.18, 2006. They live in Chicago.

Christine O’Boyle Carey, B.S. 1997 (A&S), and Jude Carey, B.S. 1992 (A&S), announce the birth of Miriam Grace on Nov. 7, 2006. They live in Bryn Mawr, Pa.

Erin (Roache) Grabish, B.A. 1998, (A&S), and her husband, John, announce the birth of their son, William James, on Sept. 12, 2006. They live in Drexel Hill, Pa.

Erin Harrington Johnson, B.A. 1998 (A&S), and her husband, Dennis, announce the birth of Caroline Ann on May 4, 2006. They live in Lansdale, Pa.

Susan McGinn Surette, B.A. 1998 (A&S), and her husband, Dan, announce the birth of their first daughter, Evelyn Ann, on June 23, 2006. They live in Ridgefield, Conn.

Rebecca (Tremble) Vallentine, B.A. 1998 (A&S), and her husband, Zachary, announce the birth of Seth Haven on Nov. 28, 2006. Seth joins his sister, Isabel, born in August 2005. The family lives in Boston, where Rebecca is employed by the Massachusetts House of Representatives.

Kathleen Quigley Combs, B.S.N. 2000 (NURS), and husband, Colin, announce the birth of their first child, Thomas Joseph, on June 19, 2006. They live in Denver.

Christina Riehman-Murphy, B.A. 2000 (A&S), and John Riehman-Murphy, B.S. 2000 (A&S), announce the birth of their second child, Cole Stuart, on June 2, 2006. The family lives in Elkins Park, Pa.

Mendie (Hoffman) Welu, B.A. 2000 (A&S), and husband Jordan announce the birth of their first son, Wyatt Julius Welu, on Sept.13, 2006. They live in Longmont, Colo.

Matthew Letourneau, B.A. 2002 (A&S), and Margaret (Hamlin) Letourneau, B.A. 2002 (A&S) welcomed their son, Patrick Roland, into the world on Jan. 31, 2007. A month later, Matthew became the Republican communications director for the U.S. Senate’s Energy and Natural Resources Committee. He was previously deputy press secretary for Sen. Pete Domenici (R.-N.M.).

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