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TERRIER Fall 2015 Vol. 79, Number 1 Terrier, the magazine of St. Francis College, is published by the Office of College Relations for alumni and friends of St. Francis College. Linda Werbel Dashefsky Vice President for Government and Community Relations Dennis J. McDermott ’74 Director of Alumni Relations Thomas F. Flood Vice President for Development EDITOR Richard Relkin Director of Media Relations PHOTO EDITOR Edwin Mathieu Webmaster COPY EDITOR Anne Silverstein CONTRIBUTORS Charlene Culler Director of Annual Giving Vanessa O. De Almeida ’00 Assistant Director of Alumni Relations David Gansell Director of Sports Information Kareem Cooper ’14 Writer BOARD OF TRUSTEES ALUMNI BOARD OF DIRECTORS CHAIRMAN PRESIDENT John F. Tully, Esq. ’67 Sarah M. Bratton Hughes ’07 TRUSTEES VICE PRESIDENT Hector Batista ’8 4 Brother William A. Boslet, OSF ’70 Monsignor John J. Bracken John J. Clark, Ed.D. Edward N. Constantino ’6 8 Brother Leonard Conway, OSF ’71 Orville W. Dale Kenneth Daly ’8 8 Mary Beth Dawson, Ph.D. William Dawson ’8 6 Jean Desravines ’ 94 Gene Donnelly ’79 Brendan J. Dugan ’6 8** Catherine Greene Leslie S. Jacobson, Ph.D. Barbara G. Koster ’76 Jesus F. Linares ’8 4 Michael C. Macchiarola J. Christopher Mangan, ’8 3 Lawrence A. Marsiello ’72 Victor J. Masi, DO ’8 9 Gino P. Menchini Denis J. Salamone ’75 Thomas J. Volpe* Patrick J. Dugan ’01 DIRECTORS James Bozart ’8 6 John J. Casey ’70 Kevin T. Conlon ’11 Salvatore Demma ’0 9 Joseph Hemway ’8 4 Dorothy Henigman-Gurreri ’79 Mary Anne Killeen ’78 Josephine B. Leone ’0 8 Alfonso Lopez ’0 6 Lorraine M. Lynch ’ 91 Michael A. MacIntyre ’ 97 James H. McDonald ’69 Patricia Moffatt Lesser ’77 Kevin M. Nash ’78 Jonathan K. Ng ’07 Antonevia Ocho-Coultes ’0 4 Dyanne Marie Rosado ’ 95 Danielle Rouchon ’ 92 Robert Smith ’72 Theresa Spelman-Huzinec ’8 8 Joseph Szkutnik ’71 * Emeritus and Non-Voting ** Not elected Alexandria Egler Writer Alison Lowenstein Writer PLEASE ADDRESS ALL LET TERS TO THE EDITOR TO: Richard Relkin Terrier Magazine St. Francis College 18 0 Remsen Street, Room 730 4 Brooklyn Heights, N Y 11201- 4305 OR V I A E-MA IL TO: Terrier@sfc.edu ON THE COVER St. Francis College President Brendan J. Dugan ’68 offers congratulations to Tvrtko Vrdoljac ’15 after he delivered the Valedictory Speech. K EEP I N T O U CH W I T H S T. FR A N C I S O NL I NE facebook.com/SFCNY facebook.com/SFCAlumni facebook.com/sfcterriers instagram.com/sfcny instagram.com/sfcalumni linkedin.com/company/ st.-francis-college twitter.com/#SFCNY twitter.com/#sfcterriers twitter.com/sfcalumni youtube.com/stfrancisny youtube.com/sfcterriers For more information, please contact Vanessa De Almeida ’00, Assistant Director of Alumni Relations, at alumni@sfc.edu. Download a digital copy of Terrier or view multimedia related to articles found in Terrier at: sfc.edu/terrier. At the Terrier, we are always looking for new ideas for stories and spotlights. If there’s someone you’d like to read about, please send a note to Terrier@sfc.edu. The opinions and viewpoints expressed in Terrier are not necessarily those of St. Francis College, its trustees or administration. Designed by MND.NYC — printed in NYC.