Class Notes


Thomas L. Saaty, M.S. 1949 (A&S)
, a University of Pittsburgh professor of business administration and newly named Distinguished University Professor, was one of five Pitt faculty members who received an award for their outstanding record of research and scholarly activity. Saaty is best known for developing the Analytic Hierarchy Process, a structured technique for assisting individuals in complex decision making.


and Willy Malarcher, both M.F.A. 1958 (A&S), of Englewood, N.J., are visual artists who celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with a collaborative exhibition displayed last October at the Phoenix Gallery in New York City. Each completed 100 pieces of art on 8-inch squares of canvas, some of which were displayed together in a checkerboard pattern, thus depicting a merger of their individual work into a marriage of art.

John J. Madison, B.M.E. 1959 (ENGR), and Avril Johnson Madison, M.S.L.S. 1989 (LIS), of Wilmington, Del., retired from the University of Washington in Seattle in 2002. Avril was the assistant university archivist and John was an associate professor of public affairs. They have three grown children. Now they volunteer for Head Start reading programs for preschool children, elementary-school mentoring programs, the Delaware Hospice and St. Catherine of Siena Parish.


Denis J. Curtin, M.S. 1963 (A&S), Ph.D. 1975 (ENGR)
, of Rockville, Md., chief operating officer of the satellite communications company XTAR LLC, has been inducted into the Satellite Hall of Fame by the Society of Satellite Professionals International. He was selected because of his technological contributions, many of them related to satellite power systems. He led the development of solar cell technology at COMSAT Laboratories in the late 1960s and later was a leader within two satellite companies, Orion and XTAR LLC.

Denis E. Dewing, B.A. 1963 (PHIL), of Sherwood, Wis., and wife Cheryl have two sons and four grandchildren. After teaching and counseling for 10 years at a parochial high school and counseling children in the Menasha, Wis., public school district for 26 years, Denis retired in 2001. He has continued to work part time at Fox Valley Technical College in Appleton, Wis., counseling court-referred DUI offenders. He and his wife volunteer at their Catholic church, do work for the missions and volunteer at a food pantry for the poor.

Composer Anthony Doherty, B.M. 1964 (MUSIC), of Concord, Calif., has been appointed staff arranger by the Contra Costa Children’s Chorus. He will compose and arrange works for the training and performing choruses, and assist in the production of Imant Raminsh’s opera The Nightingale. Doherty’s compositions have been performed in the San Francisco Bay Area by the Arlekin String Quartet, the Oakland Chamber Orchestra, Composers Anonymous and the Kensington Symphony Orchestra.

Guillermo C. Gaunaurd, B.A. 1964 (A&S), B.M.E. 1966, M.S.E. 1967, Ph.D. 1972 (ENGR), retired from federal service in October 2008. He worked at the Naval Surface Warfare Center from 1971 to 2000 and at the Army Research Lab from 2000 to 2008. He won many professional awards including “fellow grade” in five scientific or engineering societies. He continues to publish his research. He and his wife, Marlene Gaunaurd, B.A. 1967 (A&S), live in Rockville, Md., and do much traveling abroad.

Sharon Guertin Shafer, B.A. 1965 (MUSIC), is professor emerita of music at Trinity Washington University in Washington, D.C. Her article, “Women Breaking the Glass Ceiling: From Domestic Music to Pulitzer Prize Compositions,” was published in the Winter 2009 issue of Pan Pipes, a publication of Sigma Alpha Iota Philanthropies Inc. In March, she presented the paper “The Women of Tin Pan Alley” and performed songs at the Mid-Atlantic 2009 conference of the College Music Society.

Frank Anzalone, M.A. 1966 (A&S), is now semi-retired from a 40-year career in theater arts as director, stage manager, actor, production manager and educator. He is in his third year as adjunct assistant professor of stage management at the University of the Arts in Philadelphia. He spent 23 years as production stage manager at the Walnut Street Theatre, also in Philadelphia. In 2003, the Philadelphia chapter of the Stage Managers’ Association honored him for lifetime achievement.

Biology teacher Ruth (Wasinger) Heckman, B.A. l969 (A&S), was honored in October by the Connecticut Women’s Hall of Fame as part of its 2008 Celebration of Women in Science. She was selected because of her leadership, her teaching and her mentoring young women to pursue careers in the sciences. She and her husband, James Heckman, B.A. 1969 (ENGR), live in Guilford, Conn.


Rev. Frank Scott Howell, S.J., M.S. 1970, Ph.D. 1972 (A&S)
, became president of Sophia Junior College in Hadano, Japan, in April.

Michael J. Kurylo, Ph.D. 1970 (A&S), senior research scientist at the Goddard Earth Sciences and Technology Center of the University of Maryland- Baltimore County, received the 2008 Hillebrand Prize from the Chemical Society of Washington at its March 12 meeting. The prize is awarded for original contributions to the science of chemistry.

Margaret A. Smedley, Ph.D. 1970 (A&S), has been a faculty member in the education and psychology departments of Cleveland State University for 14 years. She is also an education consultant and an advocate in gerontology, serving her third term on the Cuyahoga County Advisory Council on Senior and Adult Services. In 2007, Fordham University’s Marymount College named her “Alumna of the Year.”

Lawrence P. Dunham, B.A. 1971 (A&S), of Annandale, Va., has been elected secretary of the board of directors of the charity Nyumbani-USA in Washington, D.C. He recently traveled with other board members to Kenya, where the charity cares for children and families affected by HIV/AIDS. Dunham retired in 2005 as assistant chief of protocol at the U.S. State Department.

Joan (Romano) Clark, B.A. 1972 (A&S), of Chandler, Ariz., is deputy director of operations and planning at the Arizona State Library, Archives and Public Records in Phoenix.

Marguerite A. Mueller, M.A. 1974 (THEO), of San Rafael, Calif., taught kindergarten through high school in the Catholic school system and has now retired. She also worked as director of religious education in K–12 Catholic education. She is married to H. Vincent Mueller.

Joseph Ricci, B.S.Chem.E. 1975 (ENGR), is completing his first year as a regional workforce coordinator with the Susquehanna Workforce Network in Havre de Grace, Md. He retired from the U.S. Army Environmental Command in 2008 after 33 years of federal service. He and his wife, Priscilla, have two children, Lizz and Chris.

Mary Ellen (Green) Hettinger, B.A. 1976 (A&S), of Amherst, N.H., is public relations manager for the Girl Scouts of the Green and White Mountains, serving New Hampshire and Vermont. She has edited more than 100 books for Health Communications Inc., and copy edited the 2007 book Why Do I Keep Doing That?: Breaking the Negative Patterns in Your Life, by fellow CUA alum Dennis Wholey, B.A. 1959 (A&S). Her husband, Scott, is the treasurer and she is a deacon at the Congregational Church of Amherst.

Dorothy Rich, Ed.D. 1976 (A&S), of Washington, D.C., co-wrote a new book titled MegaSkills for Babies, Toddlers and Beyond: Building Your Child’s Happiness and Success for Life (Sourcebooks Inc.). Designed for children from 1 to 6 years old, the book provides parents with techniques and fun activities to teach children the skills that will bring them success in school and throughout their lives.

Lawrence M. Rudner, Ph.D. 1978 (A&S), of Chevy Chase, Md., whose work in the field of psychometrics is credited with playing a key role in the development of the modern standardized testing industry, received the 2009 Career Achievement Award from the Association of Test Publishers. He is vice president of research and development for the Graduate Management Admission Council, the association of business schools that developed the Graduate Management Admission Test.

Mark S. Smith, M.A. 1978 (THEO), has written his 11th book, titled God in Translation: Deities in Cross-Cultural Discourse in the Biblical World, published in Germany by Mohr Siebeck. This is his fourth book on the subject of God in Israel and the ancient Near East. His next book, The Priestly Vision of Genesis 1,will be published later this year by Augsburg Fortress Press. Smith is the Skirball Professor of Bible and Ancient Near Eastern Studies at New York University.

Mari Pohlhaus, B.S.N. 1979, M.S.N. 1991 (NURS), has spent five years as a member of the medical team of the Navy’s Inspector General, accompanying the team on inspections around the world in tandem with the Joint Commission, the U.S. agency that accredits health care organizations. She, husband Michael Schaefer and their two daughters have just moved to Naples, Italy, where Mari and Michael will work as civil servants for the Navy for the next three years.


Lynn (LaCaruba) Fauerbach, B.S.N. 1980 (NURS)
, of Bel Air, Md., has received a master’s degree in nursing from Johns Hopkins University. Her area of concentration was the clinical nurse specialist track with a forensic nursing focus. She is currently employed at the Johns Hopkins Bayview Care Center as a clinical nurse specialist in the nursing education department.

Louis Scalfari, B.C.E 1980 (ENGR), has become the 2009 president of the Lido Civic Club of Washington, D.C. He was president of the club in 2003, and has served as vice president the past two years. The club serves the community by providing scholarships to those in need and by physically and financially supporting civic endeavors. He is the deputy facilities manager for the Architect of the Capitol, with responsibility for the Supreme Court Building. He and his wife, Patricia Scalfari, B.S.N. 1980, M.S.N. 2004 (NURS), live in southern Maryland with their three children.

West Virginia Wesleyan College history professor Stephen Cresswell, M.A. 1981 (A&S), M.S.L.S. 1981 (LIS), won the 2009 Mississippi History Now award for his article “Nuclear Blasts in Mississippi.” The Mississippi Historical Society presents the award to the author of the best article that ran on the Mississippi History Now Web site during the previous year. Cresswell is the author of the recent book Rednecks, Redeemers, and Race: Mississippi After Reconstruction, 1877–1917 (University Press of Mississippi).

After two years of running the board member search practice for the executive search firm CTPartners, Michael P. Kelly, B.A. 1982 (A&S), has started a new executive search firm, Michael Kelly Associates, in Rumson, N.J. As a corporate governance expert, he has been a featured guest on MSNBC, Bloomberg and CNBC, as well as a contributor to articles in The New York Times and The Wall Street Journal.

Nancy Rogo Trainer, B.S. Arch. 1982, M.Arch. 1985 (ARCH), principal of the architectural firm Venturi Scott Brown and Associates, was the keynote speaker for the Conversations on Architecture seminar held in the Cape Town Convention Center in South Africa on April 24. She spoke about creative repurposing of older buildings as a component of sustainable design and a way to reinvigorate communities. She is a member of the Philadelphia City Planning Commission and recently served as principal-in-charge for the renovation of Harvard Divinity School’s Rockefeller Hall and her firm’s competition winning entry for the extension of the Stedelijk Museum in Amsterdam, Holland.

Rosemary Lynch, B.A. 1984 (A&S), of Jersey City, N.J., joined NASDAQ OMX in November 2008 as human resources director supporting software development and technology infrastructure organizations based in the United States. NASDAQ OMX calls itself the world’s largest stock exchange company.

Rev. Patrick J. Howell, S.J., D.Min. 1985 (THEO), has been appointed to a six-year term as rector of the Jesuit Community at Seattle University. He was formerly the university’s vice president for mission and ministry.

Rev. Charles Bouchard, O.P., S.T.D. 1987 (THEO), completed 18 years as president of the Aquinas Institute of Theology in St. Louis and is now vice president of theological education at the nonprofit health care system Ascension Health. His book Sexuality and Morality: Fifty Questions From the Pews will be published by Liguori Press this year.


T.R. Rowe, B.A. 1992 (A&S)
, of Trumbull, Conn., was re-elected to his sixth term in the Connecticut General Assembly. He serves as co-chair of the regulation review committee, and sits on the judiciary, housing and planning/development committees. He and his wife, Michelle, have three children: Joseph, James and Gemma.

Hilaire Thompson, B.S.N. 1992 (NURS), was inducted as a fellow into the American Academy of Nursing on Nov. 8, 2008, as a result of her research to reduce disability and improve outcomes in persons with traumatic brain injury, and because of her service activities such as editing the Clinical Practice Guideline Series published by the American Association of Neuroscience Nurses. Her primary faculty appointment is at the University of Washington School of Nursing, with an affiliate appointment at the Harborview Injury Prevention and Research Center in Seattle.

Erin A. (Dooley) Kelly, B.A.1993 (A&S), completed a Master of Arts in Teaching degree at Mount St. Mary’s University in January. Her husband, Shawn B. Kelly, B.A. 1993 (A&S), is the vice president of Greentree Homes, a construction company in Rockville, Md. They have three boys — Brendan, 9, James, 7, and Colin, 4 — and live in Knoxville, Md.

Holly T. Schepisi, B.A. 1993 (A&S), of River Vale, N.J., was honored as a Woman of Achievement by the Girl Scouts of Northern New Jersey at its 30th anniversary gala in April.

Salvatrice J. Murphy, B.A. 1998 (A&S), M.S.W. 2000 (SOCSV), of Evansville, Ind., became Sister Salvatrice when she officially joined the Daughters of Charity on Jan. 11.


Dorcas Fitzgerald, Ph.D. 2001 (NURS)
, of Warren, Ohio, received the Barbara Donaho Distinguished Leadership for Learning Award from Kent State University. This was a surprise since she is a professor at a different institution, Youngstown State University. She had been nominated by a Kent State nursing student whom she had instructed.

Ezequiel B. Gutierrez, B.A. 2003, Ph.L. 2004 (PHIL), of Fresno, Calif., was recognized with the President’s Volunteer Service Award in 2008. The president of the United States gives the award to volunteers who have significantly contributed to building the country’s sense of community. Last summer Gutierrez volunteered with Metanoia Films to promote distribution of the Catholic-themed movie “Bella” to audiences in France and Spain.

James Miller, B.A. 2004 (A&S), of Milford, Mass., is an English teacher and has been working for the Metco Program, a voluntary desegregation initiative, since 2005. He also owns Excessive Sound, a business that provides sound engineering and DJ services for theater companies, live music events and private functions.

Dana A. Losben, B.S./B.A. 2005 (A&S), of Baltimore, graduated from the University of Baltimore Law School in May 2008 and was admitted to the Maryland Bar in December 2008. She works for the Maryland Insurance Administration as an investigator.

Jeremy R. Moss, J.D. 2007 (LAW), of Alexandria, Va., an associate with the MercerTrigiani real estate law firm, was named a 2008 Rising Star by the Washington Metropolitan Chapter of Community Associations Institute. The organization, which serves the community association industry in Maryland, Virginia and the District of Columbia, honored Moss because of his volunteer work and publications.

Rev. Bekeh Utietiang, M.A. 2007 (THEO), of the diocese of Wheeling-Charleston, W.Va., is the author of God’s Plan for You: Receiving Your Blessings in Difficult Times (Africa Reads Books Inc., 2009).


Brian Till, B.S. 1998 (A&S)
, married Cathee Kneeling on Aug. 2, 2008. Brian is an oncologist at the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, and Cathee is a statistician. They live in Seattle.

Carrie MacCarthy, B.A. 2002 (A&S), married Paul Sikorski, B.S.Arch. 2002 (ARCH), on Jan. 31. They live in Phoenix.

James “Jamie” Hill, B.A. 2003 (PHIL), married Mary Cheely on Oct. 11, 2008.Their wedding party included their 16 combined siblings (both are the eldest of nine). Mary is an account manager for Travizon, a corporate travel agency, and Jamie is a consultant for Mars & Co., an international strategy consulting firm. The couple lives in Manhattan.

James Malone, B.S.Arch. 2005, M.Arch. 2006 (ARCH), and Elizabeth Bleil, B.A. 2006 (A&S), married in August 2008. They met in Conaty Hall during their freshman year at CUA. They live in Washington, D.C., where James is a staff designer for Cunningham Quill Architects and Elizabeth is a theater arts teacher for Fairfax County, Va., public schools.


John Murdock, B.A.G.S. 1989 (A&S)
, and Danielle Murdock, B.A. 1990 (A&S), welcomed their fourth child, Joseph Kenneth, born on June 24, 2008. The family lives in Potomac Falls, Va.

David Crocini, B.A. 1994 (A&S), and Melanie (Hitchcock) Crocini, B.A. 1994 (A&S), welcomed their newborn, Lucy Rose, on Dec. 26, 2008. Lucy joins brother, Carlo, 4. The family lives in Boston.

Caroline Cruz Bodner B.S.N. 1997 (NURS), and husband Daniel announce the birth of their son, Maceo Cruz Bodner, on Feb. 5. Maceo joins a brother, Christian Kona. The family resides in Rockville, Md.

Kristen Syrett, B.A. 1997 (A&S), and husband Stan Barrett welcomed the birth of Nathaniel Henry on Feb. 7. Nathaniel joins his sister, Anna Sophia. The family lives in Pennington, N.J.

Thomas Brun, B.A. 1998 (A&S), and Terri Routh Brun, B.S.N. 1997 (NURS), announce the birth of Catherine Therese on Oct. 9, 2008. She joins brothers Matthew, 6, Michael, 5, and Christopher, 3. The family lives in Harleysville, Pa.

Meagan Ward Jancy, B.S.Arch. 1998, M.Arch. 1999 (ARCH), and Scott Jancy welcomed their second son, Christian Ward, on Jan. 4. They live in Washington, D.C.

Alanna (Caffrey) Rosenberg, M.A. 1998 (A&S), and husband Jasper announce the birth of their second child, Miles Caffrey Rosenberg, on Sept. 2, 2008. He joins his sister, Molly, 3. The family lives in Medford, Mass.

Christopher Conzen, B.A. 1999 (A&S), and wife Karli announce the birth of Sara Kristina on Feb. 5. They live in Nesconset, N.Y.

Jenna (Allison) McCormick, B.S. 1999 (A&S), and husband Patrick announce the birth of Brayden James on Oct. 1, 2008. Brayden joins his sister, Macie. The family resides in Westminster, Colo.

Danielle Pagé Helenski, B.A. 2000 (A&S), and husband James welcomed their first child, Thomas James, on April 10. They live in Wallingford, Conn.

Christina Scarmeas Marmor, B.A. 2000 (A&S), and husband Chuck announce the birth of their second child, Liliana Grace, on Jan. 28. Lily was baptized by Rev. Kyle Ingles, B.A. 1999 (A&S), in April. Lily joins her brother, Christian, 2. The family lives in Kensington, Md.

Sarah Brugnolotti Connolly, B.M. 2002 (MUSIC), and husband Patrick welcomed their third son, James Edward, in October 2008. He joins his twin brothers, Dominick and Patrick, 3. The family has moved to Durham, N.C.

Timothy R. McCarthy, B.A. 2002 (A&S), and wife Lauren welcomed their first child, Logan Denis, on Mother’s Day, May 10. They live in Silver Spring, Md.

Megan B. Callaghan, B.A. 2003 (A&S), and Robert Brady welcomed the birth of their first daughter, Isabel Tenzing Callaghan Brady, on March 17, 2008. They live in Denver.

Kathleen Guglielmone, B.S.N. 2003 (NURS), and husband Jason welcomed their third child, Alessandra Mae, on Jan. 12. Alessandra’s two brothers are Jonathan, 7, and Michael, 5. The family lives in Brunswick, Md.


Peter W. Masi
, B.S. 1931, of Orlando, Fla., Jan. 10, 2009.

Rev. Theodore Heck, O.S.B., M.A. 1933, Ph.D. 1935, of Saint Meinrad, Ind., April 29, 2009.

Rev. Thomas J. Schnurr, O.S.B., M.A. 1933, of Birmingham, Ala., April 5, 2009.

Sister M. Immaculate Gentemann, C.D.P., M.A. 1935, of San Antonio, April 14, 2009.

Ralph Roberts, B.C.E. 1936, M.S. 1938, Ph.D. 1942, of Rockville, Md., Jan. 23, 2009.

Elizabeth Kara Dodson, B.S.N. 1939, of Boca Raton, Fla., Jan. 14, 2009.

Oscar W. B. Reed Jr., B.E.E. 1939, of Silver Spring, Md., Dec. 10, 2008.

Ira Kenneth Blackbird, a CUA student from 1939 to 1941, of Fair Haven, Vt., June 9, 2008.

Ellen Walsh Jane Ferris, M.S.W. 1942, of Washington, D.C., Feb. 25, 2009.

Rev. Ralph E. Kowalski, S.T.L. 1942, of Livonia, Mich., Jan. 6, 2009.

Una R. Quenstedt, LL.B. 1942, of Sun City West, Ariz., April 12, 2009.

Sister Agnes de Sales Swint, V.H.M., M.A. 1943, of Wheeling, W.Va., March 20, 2009.

Rev. Paul Clement Berg, B.A. 1944, M.A. 1945, S.T.L. 1948, of Detroit, Jan. 26, 2009.

Samuel J. Rosenfeld, B.Arch. 1944, of Chevy Chase, Md., April 1, 2009.

Sister Margaret Denyse Harrington, C.S.C., M.A. 1946, of Los Angeles, Dec. 16, 2008.

Rev. Owen J. McHugh, B.A./M.A. 1946, of Colorado Springs, Colo., Feb. 24, 2009.

Rev. Sebastian F. Miklas, O.F.M. Cap., M.A. 1946, of Washington, D.C., March 5, 2009.

Lt. Cmdr. Anthony A. Mitchell, USN (Ret.), B.M. 1946, of Washington, D.C., Jan. 20, 2009.

Marianna Catherine Grotefend, M.S.W. 1948, of Norman, Okla., March 29, 2009.

Sister M. Rachel Moreno, M.S.W. 1948, of San Antonio, Nov. 26, 2008.

Rev. Robert John Cornell, O.Praem., M.A. 1949, Ph.D. 1958, of De Pere, Wis., May 10, 2009.

Catherine G. McLaughlin, B.S.N. 1949, of Largo, Fla., March 29, 2009.

Edward L. McMahon, B.A. 1949, of Beverly Hills, Calif., June 23, 2009.

Ruth P. Harney Young, M.S.W. 1949, D.S.W. 1965, formerly of Sykesville, Md., recently of Baltimore, Feb. 15, 2009.

Theodore R. Branthover, J.D. 1950, of Rockville, Md., Feb. 15, 2009.

Agnes Smith Dix, B.A. 1950, of Fort Collins, Colo., Feb. 27, 2009.

John F. Dowd, USN (Ret.), B.S.N. 1950, M.A. 1953, of Silver Spring, Md., Dec. 19, 2008.

Joseph A. Dunn Sr., B.C.E. 1950, of Silver Spring, Md., Jan. 24, 2009.

Frederick R. James, B.E.E. 1950, of Edison, N.J., Nov. 9, 2008.

Sister M. Maxine Malopolski, O.S.F., M.F.A. 1950, of Manitowoc, Wis., July 26, 2008.

Sidney Siegel, B.A. 1950, M.S. 1951, Ph.D. 1965, of Sarasota, Fla., Feb. 25, 2009.

William K. Toole II, B.A. 1950, of Rumford, R.I., Jan. 6, 2009.

Vincent J. Berinati, M.A. 1951, D.Engr. 1957, of Santa Fe, N.M., April 4, 2009.

Genevieve M. Owings, M.S.W. 1951, of Boca Raton, Fla., Dec. 27, 2008.

Gerald R. Patterson, B.A. 1951, M.Arch. 1956, of Glen Allen, Va., Dec. 22, 2008.

John F. Talbot, B.A. 1951, of Norman, Okla., March 23, 2009.

John William Grace, M.A. 1952, of Ottawa, Ontario, Feb. 5, 2009.

Aram F. Normandin, B.Arch. 1952, of Washington, D.C., Oct. 5, 2008.

Pat O’Connor-Finn, B.S.N. 1952, M.S.N. 1954, of Chevy Chase, Md., March 29, 2009.

Rev. Donald L. Schmidlin, B.A. 1952, M.A. 1953, of Indianapolis, Feb. 5, 2009.

Rev. Kenneth F. Slattery, C.M., Ph.D. 1952, of Jamaica, N.Y., April 21, 2009.

John Jasper Gamble, B.E.E. 1953, of Silver Spring, Md., Jan. 9, 2009.

Brother Andrew Robert Lamb, B.A. 1953, of Albany, N.Y., July 20, 2008.

Rev. Dunstan John Wack, Ph.D. 1953, of Pueblo, Colo., Feb. 25, 2009.

Mary E. Costello, M.S.W. 1954, of Syracuse, N.Y., Aug. 23, 2008.

Sister Grace A. McDonald, F.S.P.A., Ph.D. 1955, of La Crosse, Wis., Nov. 16, 2008.

Very Rev. Leo V. Vanyo, J.C.B. 1955, J.C.D. 1965, of Pittsburgh, March 7, 2009.

Louise H. Weisenburger, B.S.N. 1955, of Seattle, Nov. 7, 2008.

Brother John A. Blank, M.A. 1956, of Dayton, Ohio, April 14, 2009.

Martha Petraitis Brandt, B.A. 1956, of San Antonio, April 16, 2009.

Rev. Ellis L. Depriest, S.M., M.M. 1956, M.A. 1971, of New Orleans, Feb. 6, 2009.

Dorothy Thies Kuhl, M.S.N. 1956, M.S.W. 1961, of Kimberling City, Mo., July 29, 2008.

Sister Anita Margaret McCormick, B.S.N. 1956, of Jackson, N.J., Aug. 10, 2008.

Loretta M. Taymans, B.A. 1956, M.A. 1960, of Baltimore, Dec. 24, 2008.

Barbara J. Birmingham, M.A. 1957, of O’Neill, Neb., March 26, 2009.

Rev. Thomas L. Dixon, B.A. 1957, of Ashburn, Va., Oct. 25, 2008.

Frank A. Gutowski, Ph.D. 1957, of Reedville, Va., Feb. 24, 2009.

Helen L. Maule, B.S.N. 1957, of Temple Hills, Md., Nov. 6, 2008.

Sister M. Carina Schisel, M.A. 1957, of Manitowoc, Wis., Sept. 6, 2008.

Sister Dorothy Ann Kelly, O.S.U., M.A. 1958, of New Rochelle, N.Y., March 27, 2009.

Sister Margaret L. Nugent, M.S.N. 1958, of Richmond, Va., Nov. 17, 2008.

Rev. Thomas O’Connor, O.S.B., S.T.L. 1958, of Cullman, Ala., Aug. 23, 2008.

William G. Polking, B.A. 1958, J.D. 1962, of Carroll, Iowa, Jan. 16, 2009.

Almira Perry PremDas, M.A. 1958, of Washington, D.C., Dec. 1, 2008.

Sister M. Lucilla Reinbolt, M.F.A. 1958, of Fremont, Ohio, Feb. 26, 2009.

Dennis J. Rudden, J.D. 1959, of Ormond Beach, Fla., Aug. 24, 2008.

Harrison S. Markham Jr., M.E.E. 1960, of Prescott, Ariz., Feb. 14, 2009.

Rev. Kieran R. McCarty, M.A. 1960, of Tucson, Ariz., Dec. 27, 2008.

Leonard Diamond, M.A. 1961, Ph.D. 1966, of Thousand Oaks, Calif., Dec. 14, 2008.

Patricia R. Lundquist, B.M. 1961, of Arlington, Va., April 6, 2009.

Erin White Schaefer, M.A. 1961, of San Diego, Aug. 26, 2008.

Wilma M. Goetz, M.A. 1962, of Bellaire, Texas, Nov. 18, 2008.

Michael V. O’Hare, B.A. 1962, of Chapel Hill, N.C., March 15, 2009.

Audrey Gates Greenwood, M.A. 1963, of Orchard Park, N.Y., Sept. 18, 2008.

Thomas F. Hitchell III, M.F.A. 1963, of St. Louis, Dec. 2, 2008.

Donald J. Sheehy, J.D. 1963, S.T.L. 1964, of Myakka City, Fla., Nov. 2, 2008.

Kevin A. DeMartino, B.E.E. 1964, of Orleans, Mass., March 23, 2008.

Suzanne K. Stemnock, M.A. 1964, of Mesa, Ariz., Oct. 8. 2008.

Sister Virginia E. Tighe, O.S.U., M.A. 1964, of Toledo, Ohio, Dec. 19, 2008.

Charles E. Bowler, M.C.E. 1965, of Silver Spring, Md., Nov. 16, 2008.

Nati H. Krivatsy, M.S.L.S. 1965, of Asheville, N.C., March 29, 2009.

Sister Elizabeth Jane Reardon, S.P., M.S.N. 1965, of Holyoke, Mass., March 10, 2009.

Sister Irmalyn Benkert, M.A. 1966, of Los Gatos, Calif., Dec. 2, 2008.

Csilla M. Luckett, B.A. 1966, M.A. 1969, of Alexandria, Va., April 22, 2009.

James J. M. Vaughan, J.D. 1966, of Fort Washington, Md., March 29, 2009.

Sister Mary Grace Flynn, V.H.M., M.S.L.S. 1967, of Wheeling, W.Va., Jan. 7, 2009.

Sister Marie S. McMain, M.A. 1967, of Stevenson, Md., July 22, 2008.

Rev. William Dillon, Chaplain USN (Retired), S.T.B. 1968, M.A. 1969, of Garner, N.C., Jan. 15, 2009.

Bernadette M. Glaze, B.A. 1968, of Washington, D.C., Nov. 20, 2008.

Rev. Frederick W. Gunti, S.T.D. 1969, of Mobile, Ala., Jan. 29, 2009.

Gladys Sellers Hedstrom, M.S.L.S. 1970, of Omaha, Neb., Jan. 5, 2009.

Thomas J. Marchione, M.A. 1970, of Reston, Va., Sept. 27, 2008.

Joseph O. Mott, M.F.A. 1970, of San Diego, Nov. 5, 2008.

Michael F. Olszowka, B.A. 1970, of Buffalo, N.Y., Feb. 6, 2009.

Rebecca A. Sisson, M.S.N. 1970, of Apollo Beach, Fla., Dec. 23, 2008.

Marcia N. Dienelt, M.S.W. 1971, of Washington, D.C., Jan. 31, 2009.

Sister Claire M. McCormick, N.D., M.A. 1971, of Washington, D.C., Dec. 16, 2008.

John M. Finn, M.S. 1972, Ph.D. 1976, of Williamsburg, Va., Jan. 31, 2009.

Rev. Henry Murphy, S.J., S.T.D. 1972, of Fairfield, Conn., June 21, 2008.

Sister Rose Immaculate Babiarz, M.A. 1973, of Birmingham, Ala., Nov. 27, 2008.

Martha S. Dey, M.S.L.S. 1973, of North Port, Fla., Dec. 16, 2008.

Algimont P. Kerza-Kwiatecki, Ph.D. 1973, M.S. 1975, of Mission Viejo, Calif., Dec. 11, 2008.

Mario H. Acuña, Ph.D. 1974, of Bowie, Md., March 5, 2009.

Theodore S. Kuchta Jr., B.Arch. 1974, of Annapolis, Md., Jan. 25, 2009.

Maureen Quinlan Corcoran, B.A. 1975, of Marshfield, Mass., Sept. 9, 2008.

John A. McCahill, J.D. 1978, of Falls Church, Va., Dec. 13, 2008.

Jane Randolph DeMott, M.S.W. 1979, of Seven Devils, N.C., March 16, 2009.

Robin Elizabeth McCord, M.M. 1980, of Fredericksburg, Va., July 20, 2008.

Hieu Van Nguyen, B.A. 1982, of Garland, Texas, Feb. 18, 2009.

Charles F. Cave, M.A. 1983, of Annandale, Va., July 9, 2008.

Edward Berlinski, B.A. 1984, Ph.D. 1997, of Cheverly, Md., May 6, 2009.

Michael T. Murtaugh, J.D. 1984, of Harrisburg, Pa., Feb. 12, 2009.

Carolyn Mano, M.S.W. 1986, of Chapel Hill, N.C., Aug. 12, 2008.

Philip J. Kelly, B.C.E. 1987, M.C.E. 1988, of Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla., Nov. 29, 2008.

Rev. William E. Duggan, J.C.L. 1988, San Rafael, Calif., March 19, 2009.

Gaiana Swanson, J.D. 1989, of Allendale, N.J., March 31, 2009.

Rev. Michael P. Minehan, J.C.L. 1992, of Cortland, N.Y., Nov. 26, 2008.

Maria Cecilia Gilardi Rollins, M.A. 1996, of Morgantown, W.Va., Sept. 2, 2008.

Jose Manuel Palacios, M.S.L.S. 2005, of Washington, D.C., Feb. 15, 2009.

Former Faculty/Staff

Carol Jo Crannell
, adjunct professor of physics from 1974 to 2004 (and wife of Professor Emeritus of Physics Hall Crannell), of Silver Spring, Md., May 10, 2009.

Vanessa Fenwick, retired housekeeper in the Office of Facilities, Maintenance and Operations, of Largo, Md., March 6, 2009.

Winona Fogg, former employee in the Office of Human Resources (and wife of Officer Larry Fogg in the Department of Public Safety), of Riverdale, Md., Jan. 31, 2009.

Richard M. Frank, professor emeritus of Semitic and Egyptian languages and literatures, of Silver Spring, Md., May 5, 2009.

Rev. Jerome M. Hall, S.J., M.M. 1974, M.A. 1992, Ph.D. 1997, adjunct professor in the School of Theology and Religious Studies and faculty member of Theological College, of Washington, D.C., March 11, 2009.

Rev. Cornelius T. Kane, retired professor of moral theology, formerly of Washington, D.C., and recently of Wellesley Hills, Mass., March 1, 2009.

Monsignor William A. Kerr, S.T.L. 1966, vice president for university relations from 1984 until 1992, of Tallahassee, Fla., May 13, 2009.

C. Joseph Nuesse, Ph.D. 1944, provost emeritus and professor emeritus, of Annapolis, Md., May 5, 2009.

William T. Sawyer, chair of the mechanical engineering department from 1963 to 1968, of Atlantic Beach, Fla., Oct. 31, 2008.