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BeckerBridgesWINTER20141ToOurReadersAsco-chairsotheGlobalCitizenshipInternationalizationLaboratoryI-LabTeamwearepleasedtointroduceyoutoanissuethatconveyshowwearestrengtheningtheCollegesocusonglobalcitizenship.InsideyoullfndanupdateonactivitiesotheTeamseepage5andapictorialviewoacampusvisitinall2013byPastorsMichaelandCynthiaKanuotheAricannationoSierraLeoneseepage6whosechildrenSamandBettywereawardedscholarshipsthroughtheCollegesGlobalCitizenshipProgramtostudyatBecker.Youwillalsoreadaboutaewoourotherinternationalstudentswhoareenjoyingtheircollegiateexperiencewithus.Comingooasignifcantmilestoneinrecruitingorthe2013-2014academicyearinwhichweachievedthelargestenrollmentintheColleges230-yearhistorywenotonlyaddedmorestudentsbutalsoexpandedourgeographicalrange.BeckerwillcontinuetostrengthenitsrecruitmentointernationalstudentswiththeintentobroadeningtheCollegesoutreachacrosstheworld.ThevalueomakingtheCollegespopulationmoreglobalstrengthensourmissionandourcorevalueocommunityanddiversity.ItalsoprovidesvaluetoourU.S.studentpopulation.AccordingtoDr.BarbaraA.HillseniorassociateorinternationalizationattheAmericanCouncilonEducationRecentstudiesatanumberohighereducationinstitutionsshowthatcollegestudentswhoengagewithinternationalstudentswhileoncampusaremorelikelyinlaterlietoappreciateartandliteratureplacecurrentproblemsinhistoricalperspectiveandreadorspeakaoreignlanguage.Beckersocusonglobalinitiativeswillpreparestudentstobeworldreadynotonlywhentheygraduatebutalsoduringtheirtimeoncampusthroughtheadditionoaglobalcitizenshipconcentrationinliberalartsandaglobalcitizenshipminorthecreationoanon-campusCenterorGlobalCitizenshipanactiveGlobalVoicesoChangeSpeakerSeriesandmuchmore.OnbehaloBeckerCollegewehopeyouwillenjoythisissueoBeckerBridges.KevinM.R.MayneVicePresidentofEnrollmentManagementStevenMoyseyPh.D.DirectorofContinuingEducationBeckerCollegeCenterforAcceleratedProfessionalStudiesBeckerBridgespublishedthreetimesayearoralumniparentsacultystatrusteesandriendsoBeckerCollege.OurgoalistoproducealivelyinormativepublicationthatstimulatesprideandinterestinBecker.BeckerBridgesisproducedbytheBeckerCollegeOfceoMarketingStrategicCommunications.DirectoroMarketingStrategicCommunicationsAmyDeanContributingWriterMichaelWarshawInteractiveMediaCommunicationsDirectorSandyLashin-CurewitzCreativeServicesManagerJudithTonelli-BrownAssociateDirectoroGovernmentCommunityRelationsJacobSandersMajorGitsOfcerMaryMaloney97AdministrativeAssistantOfceoInstitutionalAdvancementElizabethCorcoranPhotographySandyLashin-CurewitzPaulSchnaittacherBeckerCollege61SeverStreetWorcesterMA01609TheAlumniOnlineCommunitywww.becker.edualumniBeckerCollegeonlinewww.becker.edubridgesBECKERBeckerBridges2013EducationDigitalMarketingAwardsMeritAwardWinner 2BeckerBridgesWINTER2014PhotobyPaulSchnaittachertakenduringfall2013onBeckersLeicesterCampus.2BECKERBridgesWINTER2014AppeAlforYeArbooksThAnkYou.TheBeckerCollegeArchivesislookingforafewgoodcopiesofyearbooksfromboththeLeicesterandtheWorcestercampuses.WeareespeciallyinneedofthefollowingyearsBeckerlogueWorcesterCampus192919311937194219441950195219531955-195819601963-1965WeathervaneLeicesterCampus19491950195219541956-1959196419691974PleasecontactNancyRichardsPreservationArchivistat508.373.9710RuskaLibraryornancy.richardsbecker.eduifyouhaveanyquestions.OthermemorabiliafordonationcanbesenttoNancysattentionBeckerCollegeLibrariesArchives61SeverStreetWorcesterMA01609 BeckerBridgesWINTER2014361112DEPARTMENTSLetter................................................1BeckerShorts....................................4CampusNews.................................16ClassNotes.....................................18NewBlueSpotlight.........................20AtHomeOntheRoad.................22ALookBack...................................25DonorReport................................27Calendar..................InsideBackCover6KANUVISITTheHomeofWorldReadybyMichaelWarshawParentsotwoSierraLeonestudentsgetafrst-handexperienceolieatBecker.8INTERNATIONALSTUDENTPROFILESInTheirOwnWordsbySandyLashin-CurewitzWithBeckerastheirhomeawayromhomeourinternationalstudentsarerealizingtheirhopesanddreams.11ATHLETICSJackieChilaisReadyfortheWorldbyMattTittle03ThisBeckerbusinessmajorandthree-sportathleteisreadytotakeontheworld.12CRIMINALJUSTICETheChangingFaceofCrimebyElizabethCorcoranBeckerscriminaljusticeprogramstrivestostayonestepaheadotodayscrimesandcriminals.15EDUCATIONALEXCELLENCEHelpingChildrenSucceedbySandyLashin-CurewitzTodayseducatorsneedtoteachchildrenhowtosucceedintheclassroomandinlie.contentsSpecialSectionthisissue 4BeckerBridgesWINTER2014NursingatBecker30YearsofCaring30YearsofChangeItwasabouttime.ThirtyyearsagowhentheBeckerCollegenursingprogramwasestablishedinaQuonsethutontheLeicesterCampusitollowedoncenturiesoCollegetradition.BeckerhaslongbeenknownoradvancingthefeldohealthcaredatingbacktosuchnotablegraduatesasFatheroModernAnesthesiologyWilliamMortonClasso1936andElliottP.JoslinClasso1886thepioneerodiabetespreventiondiag-nosisandtreatment.OneothefrstBeckerhealthcareoeringsamedicalsecre-tarialmajorestablishedin1938becameamodeloreducationalinstitutionsnationwide.BeckerCollegelauncheditsnursingmajorin1982inresponsetoaneedornursesinthecommunity.Hospital-baseddiplomapro-gramswereclosingthroughoutMassachusettsnursingeduca-tionwasmovingtothecollegiatesettingandassociatedegreenursingprogramswereincreasinginnumber.In2007andagainin2012BeckerCollegerespondedtoaneedorbaccalaureate-preparednurseswiththelaunchoitsRNtoBSNprogramorworkingnursesanditspre-licensureBSNprogramrespectively.TodayromitslocationintheHealthSciencesEducationCenterontheWorcesterCampusthehallmarkothenursingprogramisacommitmenttocaring.Thiscaringisevidencedinallacetsothestudentseducationalprocessandcarriesthroughtotheproes-sionalpracticeoourgraduates.TheASNprogramhasgraduatedhundredsohighlyqualifedanddedicatednurses.Lastyeartheprogramposteda100percentNCLEXpassrateorpre-licensurenursinggraduates.TheCollegeoersanassociateoscienceinnursingASNandabacheloroscienceinnursingBSNprogramtopreparestudentsorthenursinglicensureexamNCLEX-RN.In2007againinresponsetoacommunityneedorbaccalaureate-preparednursesanRNtoBSNprogramwaslaunchedorworkingnurseswhowantedtourthertheireducation.MortonandJoslinwouldbeamazedtoseethenursingprogramtoday.Beckerprovidesabroadknowledgebaseorcontemporarynursingpracticewithacurriculumbuiltonknowledgeandresearchromnursingsocialandnaturalsciencesandthehumanities.TheBeckerprogramhasevolveddramaticallyastheroleoanursehaschangedinrecentyears.Todaynursesulfllcriticalrolesinawiderangeohealthcareacilities.Theyserveasprimarycarepro-vidersorganizecomplexcareplansoratremendousvarietyopatientneedsandworktoacilitatethetransitionopatientsromhospitaltohome.Animportantgoalonursingeducationistoproducenursesskilledintheuseotechnologicalresourcesandequipmentdesignedtohelpdiagnoseandtreatpatientsandnursingstudentsneedtobewell-preparedorthechallengesandcomplexityothisever-evolv-ingfeld.OneotheCollegeskeyassetstowardmeetingtheseBeckerMassDiGIreceive1.4millionforNewVenturesCenterWell-poisedtobuildtheMassachusettstalentpoolTheU.S.DepartmentoCommercesEconomicDevelopmentAdministrationEDAhasawarded1.4mil-lioninmatchingundstoBeckerCollegeandtheMassachusettsDigi-talGamesInstituteMassDiGItohelpcre-atetheMassDiGINewVenturesCenterNVC.TheNVClocatedinthe80WilliamStreetpropertyonBeckerCollegesWorcesterCampuswillunctionprimarilyasanon-campusbusinessassistancecentershownaboveorinteractivemediagamedevelopmentandtechnology-centricbusinessundergraduateandgraduatestudentssourcedromGatewayCitiesacrossMassachusetts.Gatewaycitiesareidentifedasmidsizeurbancentersthatanchorregionaleconomiesaroundthestateacingstubbornsocialandeconomicchallengeswhileretainingmanyassetswithunrealizedpotential.NVCstudententrepreneurswillbeactivelymentoredbyMassDiGIsexperiencedstaadvisoryboardandnetworkoindustryproes-sionalsandacultyexperts.StudentswhoearntheirwayintotheNVCwillbegivenaccesstotheeducationalprogrammingtechnicalassistanceandbusinessdevelopmentsupportneededtolearnpracticeandlaunchproductsintotheglobaldigitalmarketplace.Inordertoaccommodatetheneedsotheprojectsubstantialreno-vationsmustbemadetorepurposetheormerJohnWoodmanHigginshomeat80WilliamStreetintoabusinessassistanceacility.Whencompleted80WilliamStreetwillbeequippedwithofceandlaboratoryspaceandstate-o-thearttechnologywhilemain-tainingitsoriginaldesignandintegrity.AsthehomeobothMassDiGIandanationallyrecognizedvideogamedevelopmentprogramBeckerCollegeisperectlypositionedtohelpgrowoneothemostdynamicpillarsotheMassachusettsinnovationeconomytheinteractiveentertainmentindustrysaidRobertE.JohnsonPh.D.presidentoBeckerCollegeandchairotheMassDiGIAdvisoryBoard.Thejobscreatedbytheworkothiscenterwillbehighlyskilledandwell-paid.TheywillbuildthetalentpoolinMassachusettsbyprovidingopportunitiesorgraduatesromBeckerandotherinstitutionsohigherlearningacrossthestate.AsthehomeofbothMassDiGIandanationallyrecognizedvideogamedevelopmentprogramBeckerCollegeisperfectlypositionedtohelpgrowoneofthemostdynamicpillarsoftheMassachusettsinnovationeconomytheinteractiveentertainmentindustry.RobertE.JohnsonPh.D.shorts4BeckerBridgesWINTER2014 BeckerBridgesWINTER20145goalsistheSimulationLabwhichprovidesstudentswithoppor-tunitiestodelivernursingcareinasaeandstimulatingenviron-ment.Nursingstudentsalsohaveearlyandrequenthands-onclinicalexperiencesintherealworld.Guidedandmentoredbydedicatednursingacultytheydeveloptheknowledgeskillsandacaringattitudethatisessentialtohigh-qualitynursingpractice.Studentsalsobecomeworldreadybyengagingwiththecom-munityatlargehostinghealthscreeningsandhealtheducationeventssponsoringblooddrivesandcollectingsuppliesorlocalandinternationalcommunityagencies.Graduatesothenursingprogramattributetheirsuccesstothequalityotheeducationboththeoreticalandclinicalandthesupporttheyreceiveromthenursingaculty.Successothepro-gramcanbemeasuredinmanywaysincludingbutnotlimitedtotheactthatBeckerCollegenursinggraduatesgainemploymentinavarietyohealthcaresettingsacrossthecountrythesuccessthegraduateshaveachievedinhighereducationandmostimportantlythedierenceseachgraduatehasmadeinthelivesothepatientstheyhaveencoun-teredduringtheirpractice.ThenursingdepartmentatBeckerCollegeisdedicatedtodeliveringcompassionatecompetentanddynamicproessionalswhounder-standtheinterconnectednessoqualitycarehealthylivingandglobalhealthissuessaysLindaEsperRNMSNMBAEd.D.direc-toronursing.Weareproudoourgraduateswhoarecommittedtoimprovingthehealthftnessandwell-beingoothersandwhogoontoachieveawiderangeoprominentpositions.ThenursingdepartmentatBeckerCollegeisdedicatedtodeliveringcompassionatecompetentanddynamicpro-fessionalswhounderstandtheinterconnectednessofqualitycarehealthylivingandglobalhealthissues.LindaEsperRNMSNMBAEd.D.GlobalBeckerWorldready.Thatphrasecarriesalotomeaning.Itmeanstheabilitytonavi-gatenewcultures.Itmeansasophisticatedgraspotheworldaroundus.Itmeanshavingthenecessaryskillstobesuccessulasaglobalcitizen.TobestpreparestudentstobeworldreadyleadersinaglobalsocietytheBeckerCollegecommunityembracedthethreepillarsoglobalcitizenshipacademicexcellencesocialresponsibilityandcreativeexpression.Inrecognitionoitsocusonglobalciti-zenshiptheCollegewasin2012invitedtoparticipateintheAmericanCouncilonEducationsACEInternationalizationLaboratoryalearningcommunityordevelopingstrategiesorcomprehensiveinternationalization.OverthepastyearadministratorsacultystaandstudentshaveworkedtogethertoorganizeenhanceandstrengthenglobalcitizenshipatBeckerCollege.Thegoaltoidentiyout-comesorgloballearningtheknowledgeskillsandattitudeswhichwillenablestudentstounderstandworldculturesandeventsanalyzeglobalsystemsappreciateculturaldierencesandapplythisknowledgeandappreciationtotheirlivesasciti-zensandworkers.TheseeortshavebeenledbytheGlobalCitizenshipI-LabTeamco-chairedbyKevinM.R.MaynevicepresidentoenrollmentmanagementandStevenMoyseyPh.D.directorocontinuingeducationintheCollegesCenterorAcceleratedProessionalStudies.Theeortshavecoveredalotoground.BeckerattendedtheACEInternationalizationLabmeetinginWashingtonD.C.launchedtheGlobalVoicesoChangeSpeakersSeriescreatedaGlobalCitizenshipcommunica-tionsplanandgraphicidentitylaunchedaGlobalCitizenshipwebsitedevelopedinternationalrecruitmentpartnershipscreatedtheCenterorGlobalCitizenshipintheGilbertR.BoutinStudentCenterontheWorcesterCampuslaunchedaglobalcitizenshipcon-centrationwithintheB.A.inliberalartsprogramandaglobalciti-zenshipminorinstalledPeacePolesonbothcampusesseeCampusNewsestablishedaCampusMinistryofceandestab-lishedaGlobalCitizenshipacultyliaison.InadditionBeckerhostedcampusandclassroomvisitsbyPastorsMichaelandCynthiaKanuoSierraLeoneJohnMatthiasBrownAmizadeJamaicasitedirectorandN.K.KumaresanRajaPh.D.assistantproessorintheDepartmentoPoliticsInternationalStudiesatPondicherryUniversityinIndia.Upcomingplansor2014includeasitevisitbyACEasymposiumonimmigrationlaunchingglobalcitizenshippilotcoursesservicelearningandshort-termglobalciti-zenshiptripsincludingHaitiGuatamalaSierraLeoneandAppalachiaandmore.ReadmoreaboutglobalcitizenshipatBeckerathttpwww.becker.eduglobal.MelissaProvost14hasmadeseveraltripstotheBeLikeBritorphanageinHaiti.MyrsttriptoHaitiwithBeckershapedmeintothepersonIamtodayandwithoutadoubtchangedmylifeforthebetter.MelissaProvostClasso2014BeckerBridgesWINTER20145 6BeckerBridgesWINTER2014FromSierraLeonethePastorsMichaelandCynthiaKanucametoseeBeckerCollegeandtheirchildrenwhostudyhere. BeckerBridgesWINTER20147StandinginthehallwayintheLenestAnimalHealthCenterontheBeckerCollegecampusinLeicesterPastorCynthiaKanuslowlyturnslookingattheclinicalequip-mentinamazement.Slowlyshebreaksintoagrinthenshestartstolaugh.Allothistocareoranimals.TherewasnothingtocomparewiththisbackhomeinSierraLeone.ItwaswonderulanotherpointoprideinthetourotheAmericancollegethatiseducatingherchildren.EarlythisallBeckerCollegewasproudtohostavisitromthePastorsMichaelandCynthiaKanuotheAricannationoSierraLeone.AsheadsotheZionMinistriesoBoSierraLeonethePastorsKanuhavelongpartneredwithSevenHillsGlobalOutreachanafliateotheSevenHillsFoundationoWorcesterinhelpingtopro-motethehealthandwell-beingothepeopleintheirnativeregion.HoweverhereatBeckerCollegetheKanusmaybebetterknownoranotherroleparentsoBeckerstudentsSamandBettyKanu.TheyoungerKanusareattendingBeckerthankstoscholarshipsawardedthroughtheCollegesGlobalCitizenshipProgram.ThatmomentwhenRobertE.JohnsonPh.D.BeckerCollegepresidentsaidyessaysDavidJordanDHAMPApresidentoSevenHillsFoundationandaBeckertrusteetwoliveswerecompletelychanged.Illneverorgetthatmoment.WealwayswanttocelebrateBecker.ReallyithasbeenagreatexcitementtothemtobeatBeckersaysPastorMichaelKanu.Athomewetriedourbestsentthemtoprivateschoolswithadesiretodowell.ButitsdifcultinSierraLeone.TheuniversityatonetimewasonstrikeorovertwomonthsSamsaidhewasevenreadytogotoChinajusttostudy.InsteadtheyoungerKanuscametotheU.S.andtoBecker.WeeeltheyaredoinggreatsaysPastorMichael.WethoughtHowcouldtheyadjustthemselvestoWesterncultureTheydothinkabouthome.Theydomissus.Buttheyarebothdoingwellhere.ForthevisitotheirparentsDr.JohnsonwantedthemtoexperiencearealBeckerwelcome.1055a.m.ThedaybeganwithafriendlychatbetweentheKanusandDr.JohnsoninhisoceinWorcesterwheretheytalkedaboutcondi-tionsbackhomeinSierraLeone.Thecountrywasoncelookedatasoneofthegreatlearningcountries.ThatisnomoresaysPastorMichael.1105a.m.KevinMaynevicepresidentofenrollmentmanagementatBeckerandseveralstaersbeginthetouroftheWorcesterCampuswalkingdownSeverStreetonabeautifulSeptemberday.1115a.m.ThepastorsKanuvisittheHealthScienceEducationCenter.AstheywalkthroughoneofthesimulationlabsusedbytheBeckernursingprogramandseethemannequinsusedtosimulateillnessPastorMichaelsaysLookatthatLookatthatAssheviewsthewell-appointedlabsPastorCynthiaaddsIfeelliketakingeverythinghome.1130a.m.AstheyvisitclassroomsPastorMichaelspeakssadlyabouttheembattledstateofhighereducationinSierraLeone.Thereaclassroomoriginallymeantfor45studentsnowhas200studentshesays.Thereisnoroomtobreathe.1144a.m.ThePastorsKanuvisittheDesignBuilding.1210p.m.StrollingbytheBoutinStudentCenterthePastorsKanurunintotheirdaughterBetty.Theygreeteachotherwithgreatwarmth.1230p.m.ThePastorsKanuandthedelegationfromBeckerincludingDr.JohnsongatherattheFullerCenterinLeicester.Thisissuchabeautifulcam-pussaysPastorMichael.1245p.m.InsidetheFullerCenterthePastorsKanuenjoylunchwithDr.Johnsonmem-bersofhiscabinetandDr.DavidJordanandhiswifeDr.KathleenJordan.130p.m.BettyandtheKanussonSamdropbyastheyarehavingtheirpicturetakenwithDr.Johnson.HowdoesSamfeelabouthavinghisparentsvisitGoodhesays.Ishowedthemmyroom150p.m.AfteratourofFullerBettyseesastudentshewantsherparentstomeet.ThisismydadshelaughspleasedtointroduceherparentstoBeckerfriends.Samrushesotogotoaclass.155p.m.FromtheBorgerAcademicCentertheKanuswalkacrosscampustoseetheSwanLibrary.210p.m.LaststoptheLenfestAnimalHealthCenter.TheKanusmarvelatthefacili-ties.WeevenhavedoctorsforbirdssaysDavidJordantowhichPastorCynthiaanswersBirddoctorAddsPastorMichaelWhenyouhavethefacilitieswhenyouhaveenoughitwouldbeashamenottocarefortheanimals.TheHomeofByMichaelWarshawWORLDREADYAdayatBecker 8BeckerBridgesWINTER2014BeckerCollegeInternationalStudentsBeckerCollegepreparesstudentstobeworldreadyorthechallengesandentrepreneurialopportunitiesothe21stcenturythroughitsocusonglobalcitizenshipandtransormationallearningexperiences.Welcomingstudentsromothercountriesplaysanimportantroleinachievingourmission.InternationalstudentsengagewiththeirAmericanclassmatesandthroughsharedexperiencestheyhelptotransormeachother.ThroughthisexchangeBeckerCollegebecomesastrongerinstitution.MeetsomeoourinternationalstudentshereandlearnmoreatGlobalBeckerwww.becker.eduglobal.TheproflesherearejustasamplingotheinternationalstudentsatBecker.ThissemesterstudentsromItalyJapanandVietnamarealsoenrolled.INTHEIROWNWORDSINDIAABUDHABICANADACANADA8BeckerBridgesWINTER2014 BeckerBridgesWINTER20149SALONEEPARIKHMumbaiIndiaPsychologyClassof2014SaloneecametoBeckerforitsclosepersonalcommunityitspsychologyprogramandtopursuethedreamofonedayopeningasocialthinkingclinicafacilitytohelpindi-vidualswithsociallearningdisabili-tiesinIndia.IcametotheUnitedStatesin2007andattendedhighschoolhere.MymainambitionistoopenasocialthinkingclinicinIndiabecauseIlovetostudypeople.IwasinspiredbyreadingSociallyCuriousandCuriouslySocialbyMichelleGarciaWinnerandPamelaCrookeinmyclasswithinstructorNancyClementswhorunsalocalsocialthinkingclinic.AterIattainmyunder-graduatedegreeinpsychologyIplantogotograduateschoolanddomymastersinsocialthinking.BeckerCollegeistherightplaceorme.Iwantedtohaveaone-on-onerelationshipwithmypro-essorsandBeckerproessorsreallydotheirbesttohelpstudentssucceed.Iheardpeopleatmyhighschooltalkingaboutthepsychologypro-gramatBeckerandsomeomyhighschoolriendscameherealso.IlikeeverythingabouttheCollege.IworkattheCollaborativeLearningCenterCLCandIwasalsoaFirstYearExperiencecourseassistantortwoyears.FAVORITESSNAPSHOTIlistentoanytypeoIndianmusiclikesongscomposedbyA.R.Rahmanthemusicalcom-poserorthemovieSlumdogMillionaire.IreadnonfctionbookslikeEatPrayLovebyElizabethGilbertbecauseIwanttoreadpeoplesstories.IhavetraveledtoLasVegasSeattlemanyplacesinCaliorniaLakeTahoeYosemiteNapaValleyLosAngelesSanDiegoandSanFrancisco.MyavoritesweretheGrandCanyonandNewYorkCity.Iamalsoplan-ningtogoonaservicetriptotheBelikeBritOrphanageinHaitiinMarch2014.IlovetotakepicturesoeverythingItookadigitalphotographycoursesoIcouldbeabet-terphotographer.TRISTANCHARRONVarennesQuebecCanadaInteractiveMediaDesignClassof2016TristanchoseBeckerforitsrenownedinteractivemediaprogramshealsofoundahomeawayfromhomeandhasplungedintothebusycampuscommunity.IamstudyinginteractivemediadesigngamedesignwithmyolderbrotherSamuelandwilltransertogamedevelopmentnextyear.AterIgraduatemyaimistoattendMcGillUniversityoramasterocomputerscienceinordertobecomealeadvideogameprogrammer.IoundBeckerCollegeinThePrincetonReviewTopGameDesignPrograms.WhenIvisitedtheCollegeinNovember2012IknewthatBeckerwouldbemychoice.Itwasthisparticulareel-ingwhenyouvisitBeckertheVictorianhousessurroundingtheWellerAcademicBuildingthesmallclassroomscomputerlabsMassDiGIandormetheactthatBeckerwasclosetoMontreal.ComparedwithmycollegeinQuebecIwassurprisedtofndthatBeckerproessorscarealotmoreaboutusthanwemightthink.Theyoerusmanytoolsinordertodoourbestandarehappytoanswerourquestions.Classesarereallysmallabout16-20studentswhichisabouthaltheclasssizeatmyoldcollege.Beckeroersalotopossibilitiestostudents.TherearesomanydierentclubsprojectsandinternshipsrelatedtoourmajorIwillbecomeawholenewpersonupongraduation.IhavebeenhereonlythreemonthsandIhavedonea24-hourGameJamandamalreadyinvolvedinabigproject.BecauseitissoeasytostartaclubIamthinkingoormingastreethockeyleague.ThepeopleatBeckermaketheCollegewhatitisareallyopen-mindedschoolwithgreatpro-essorsandstudentswithmanydierentculturalbackgrounds.BecomingpartotheBeckercom-munityisapieceocakeFAVORITESSNAPSHOTIenjoymakinggamesinmyreetime.IaminvolvedinateamasaUnityCprogrammerortheMassDiGIGameChallengethegoalistomakeapre-alphaoagameandfnishitduringthesummer.IamsobusywithschoolthatIdonotfndanyreetimetoplayvideogames.SHIVAMENDONCAAbuDhabiU.A.E.InteractiveMediaDesignGameDevelopmentandProgrammingClassof2016ShivahasimmersedhimselfatBeckerasacampustourguideandstudentleaderanddreamsofworkingforabigvideogamecompanyorpossiblybecomingtheCEOofhisowncompany.IamromIndiabyheritagebutIhaveneverlivedthere.IwasborninOmanandhavelivedmywholelieintheMiddleEast.RightnowmyintentionistobecomeavideogamelevelmapdesignerbutmyultimategoalistoownmyowngamingcompanyorworkorsomeothebigindustrynameslikeDICETreyarchorRiotGames.GooglehelpedmefndBeckerCollegeThatswhatItelleveryonewhentheyaskmethisques-tiononacampustourIamatourguideorAdmissionsanditmakesthemlaugheverytime.WhenIsearchedbestgamingcollegesintheU.S.ThePrincetonReviewlistshowedupandIlikedBeckerssiteitscoursesandatmo-spheresmallcollegenicecampusesthemost.Beckerproessorsactuallycarewhetheryoupassorailsotheytrytheirbesttohelpyoudowell.TheclassroomenvironmentoteninspirescontinuedonnextpageHockeyisimportanttome.IusedtobetheGaryBettmanfrstcommissionerotheNationalHockeyLeagueomyhighschoolhockeyleagueduringmylastyearohighschoolanditwasprobablymybestyearoschoolever.IusedtoplaysaxophoneanddrumsbutIstoppedbecauseIwastoobusy.Idefnitelyneedtostartagain.IvetraveledfvetimestoWaltDisneyWorldinOrlandobeorecomingtoBecker.IcannotevenrememberhowmanytimesIwenttotheawesomevillageoMont-TremblantinQuebec.IdidtheExploreprogramwhichisoeredbytheCanadiangovernmentinordertolearnFrenchorEnglishinaoreignprov-inceoCanada.SinceFrenchismyfrstlan-guageIlivedwithahostamilyorfveweeksinBritishColumbiainJuly2012topracticemyEnglish. 10BeckerBridgesWINTER2014thinkingoutsidetheboxinsteadojustalinearthoughtprocess.Iloveitheresomuchthebestthingwouldhavetobemyriends.NeverbeorehaveIbeenaroundsomanypeoplewhosharethesameinterestsasmeandwhohaveasimilarsenseohumor.FAVORITESSNAPSHOTIlovetocreatethingsandamairlygoodatit.ItstartedwithLEGOswhenIwasyoung.TodayIusethattalentinmapeditingorvariousgames.IlikeplayingvideogamesTheDevilMayCryF.E.A.R.TimeShitandCalloDutyModernWarare2.Myavoritegenreomusicismetal.Myavor-itebandsareMemphisMayFireTheColorMoraleForAllThoseSleepingandBreakingBenjamin.Itendtoonlyreadfction.Anythingwithmagicdragonsangelsordemonscatchesmyattentionthequickest.IhavetraveledtoEnglandSwitzerlandSeychellesIndiaCanadaandtheUnitedStates.SAMUELCHARRONVarennesQuebecCanadaInteractiveMediaDesignGameDesignClassof2016ForSamuelBeckeristherightftatop-rankedvideogameprogramproessorsocusedonstudentsuccessandawelcomingcampuscommunity.Iampreparingtobecomeagamedesignerchar-acterdesignerandoraconceptualartist.IwasfrstinterestedintherenownedgamedesignmajoratBeckerandthenmybrotherandIdecidedtovisittheCollegewithouramily.Wereallylikethecampusesandthespiritocom-munitythatwasexactlywhatwewerelookingor.BoththeLeicesterandWorcestercampusesaresmallandyouquicklyeelathome.Therearesomanyservicesoeredallweeklongtomakestu-dentlieeasierftnesscenterdininghallsandshuttlesbetweencampuses.Alotostudentsgetinvolvedinclubsorstarttheirown.Mostomyclasseshaveasmallnumberostu-dents12to20.Teachingismorepersonalizedandtheproessorsanswereveryquestionyouhave.Itssaetosaythatstudentscomingherewillprobablyknowmostotheacultybytheendotheirfrstsemester.Iliketheeelingocommunityandthenumberoextracurricularactivitiesrelatedtothegamedesignprogram.Therearegreatopportunitiestoimproveyourskillsandtoexperiencemakingagamebeoreenteringthejobmarket.FAVORITESSNAPSHOTDrawingismypassion.Idrawalotonpaperbutalsodigitally.IcantcounthowmanysheetsorsketchbooksthatIhavegonethrough.Ienjoyplayingarareandmysteriousinstru-mentcalledthehandpan.IyouseeaguyplayingaweirdinstrumentinthegrassontheQuadchancesareitisprobablymeReadingandwritingarebothactivitiesthatIenjoydoingbutmoreinFrench.ItravelledoncewithriendstotheDominicanRepublic.continuedfrompreviouspageIlikeeverythingabouttheCollege.Studentscomingherewillprobablyknowmostofthefacultybytheendoftheirrstsemester.NeverbeforehaveIbeenaroundsomanypeoplewhosharethesameinterestsasme.Theyofferusmanytoolsinordertodoourbest.IfeelthatIwillbecomeawholenewpersonaftergraduating.Wereallylikethecampusesandthespiritofcommunity.Therearesomanyservicesofferedallweeklongtomakestudentlifeeasier. BeckerBridgesWINTER201411ByMattTittle03SportsInformationDirectorThetransformationisnearlycomplete.WhenJackieChilaarrivedatBeckerCollegealmostouryearsagoshewasashyreshmanbusinessmajorinterestedinplay-ingvolleyballromMonroeConnecticut.InMay2014shewillnotonlybecomeaworldreadyBeckergraduatebutshewillbeachangedperson.IreallywasntverytalkativewhenIfrstcametoBeckerJackieadmits.Ieltmorecomortablekeepingtomysel.ButthenIjoinedthewomensvolleyballteamandIstartedtotalktopeoplemore.Myteammatesandotherstudent-athletesbecamemyriendsandmyworldopenedup.Ieltmoreconfdent.FollowingherfrstseasonocollegiatevolleyballJackiejoinedthewomensbasketballteam.Bothsportswereinhercomortzonehavingplayedtheminhighschool.ThenJackiedecidedtojointhewomenslacrosseteaminthespringmakingherathree-sportathlete.Havingneverplayedlacrossebeoreitbecamealearningexperiencethattaughtherboththesportandsomethingabouthersel.Playingthreesportsmyresh-manyearchangedmeasapersonshesays.InotonlylearnedtocommunicatebetterwithdierentpersonalitiesbutIlearnedtobealeader.Jackietooktohearthowsheovercamehershynessandgrewmoreconfdentasaresult.Sherememberedthecultureshockasanincomingreshmananddecidedtobecomeanorientationleader.IwantedtohelpreshmenmakethesametransitionIhadsheexplains.IlikedtheexperiencesomuchthatIcontin-uedonasanorientationleaderinmyjuniorandsenioryearsandalsojoinedtheFirstYearExperienceprogram.JackieisalsoinherourthyearasamemberotheBeckerCollegeStudentGovernmentAssociationincludingaroleasclassvicepresi-dentinhersophomoreyearandvicepresidentortheWorcesterCampusduringherjuniorandsenioryears.SheisalsopresidentotheStudentAthleteAdvisoryCommitteeandhasspentourcon-secutiveyearswiththeBigBrothersBigSistersProgram.Thisbusystudent-athleteadmitsthatbeinginvolvedwithsomanyteamsandactivitiesisachallengebutithastaughtherhowtomanagehertimewisely.DuringmyouryearsatBeckerIhavesurroundedmyselwithgoodpeopleshesays.MycoachesteammatesandproessorshaveallplayedaninstrumentalroleinwhatIvebecome.AtergraduationJackiewouldliketogetintothebusinessfeldandisconsideringearninganMBA.WhateverJackiedecidestodoitissaetosaythatshewillbeleavingBeckernotonlyhavinghadatransormationalexperiencebutalsobeingwell-preparedtobeadedicatedglobalcitizen.athleticsWatchoutJackieChilaisreadyfortheworldaBeckertransformation 12BeckerBridgesWINTER2014ByElizabethCorcoranTechnologicaladvancementsandtheriseotheInternethaverevolutionizedentertainmentcommunicationsandthewayweliveourlives.Unortunatelythatalsoappliestothecrimeswesuer.Criminalshavecapitalizedontheonlinefowosensitiveinormationtostealandharasstoomanyous.TheresultCrimesexisttodaythatwereunheardointhepast.Thisyearmarksthe25thanniversaryoBeckerCollegescriminaljusticeprogram.Ascrimehasevolvedsohastheprogram.KevinWoodschairotheDepartmentoCriminalJusticeandLegalStudiesatBeckerCollegeandaretiredpoliceofcerdiscussesthechangingaceocrimehisexperiencesasalawenorcementofcerturnedproessorandtheadvancementoBeckerscriminaljusticeprogram.Howhascrimechangedinthepast25yearsDiscussthedevelopmentoftechnologycrimesorothercrimesthatdidntexist25yearsago.Internetcrimecyber-crimecyber-terrorismcyber-bullyingandcyber-stalkingareallexam-plesocrimesinvolvingtechnologywhichorthemostpartdidnotexist25yearsago.Yearsagoavictimwouldhaveacheckorcheckbookstolenandpossiblyhavesomemoneytakenoutotheiraccount.Todaytheirentireidentityisstolenandcompromised.TheschoolyardbullyhasalwaysexistedthroughtimebuttodaywithtechnologyandtheInternetcyber-bullyinghasraisedthistypeocrimeanditstragicsome-timesatalresultstoanewlevel.Ireertoitasthedepersonalizationocrime.HowhasBeckerscriminaljusticecurriculumevolvedtokeepupwiththechangingfaceofcrimeItbeginswithasolidandbasicoundationinthestudyocriminaljustice.Eachsuccessulcrimi-naljusticemajorwillgraduatewithabacheloroscienceinthesubject.Withinthatrameworkwegivestudentsopportunitieswithconcentra-tionsspecializationsandminorsinparticularareasostudysuchasourorensicscrimesceneprocessingconcentrationandourlatestconcen-trationsinpre-lawpolicinglawenorcementanddomesticcounter-terrorismstudiespolicyandmanagement.StudentscanminorinalmosteveryfeldostudyatBecker.Attimesitalmostcomesdowntowhatshotandwhatsnot.Wearecontinuouslycheckingwithpractitionersinthefeldtoseewhattheirneedsareasarasawell-educatedandpreparedapplicantorposi-tionswiththeiragencies.Beckerhasalwaysbeenacareer-orientedinstitu-tionandtheollowingquotecertainlyappliesTellmeandIllorgetshowmeandImayrememberinvolvemeandIllunderstand.ThisisoneothemainpurposesoournewCrimeSceneandEvidenceLabwhichopenedthisyearandprovideshands-onexperiencewithadedi-catedareaorlearninganddoing.Inwhatwaysdoesthecriminaljusticeprogrampreparestudentstobeworld-readyandtobeglobalcitizensThecurriculumincludessocialsciencehumani-tiesandelectivesdealingwithglobalawarenessanddiversity.Innearlyeverycriminaljusticecoursethereisacomponentandcoverageotheglobalaspectsothatparticularsubject.Criminaljusticemajorsalsohavetheopportunitytostudyabroaditheychoosetodoso.25thAnniversaryofBeckersCriminalJusticeProgram BeckerBridgesWINTER201413HowhascriminalinvestigationtechnologymethodsandcapabilitiesevolvedandimprovedTechnologyisconstantlychangingandimprov-ing.Unortunatelythecostokeepingupwithchangeisatmanytimesprohibitivesincecrimi-naljusticeagenciesaretypicallypublicandgov-ernmentbased.Sometimesweneedtostopandtakeastepbackandrealizethehumanactorinallothisthewell-educatedandtrainedcriminaljusticeproessional.Itsnotjustallabouthavingtoolsandtoys.Itsaboutthepersonwhoisgoingtobeusingthem.Eventhenitssometimesjustgoodold-ashionedinvestigativeworkandask-ingtherightquestions.WhatdoestheutureocrimelooklikeWhatstheimportanceoawell-trainedandeducatedcriminaljusticeworkorceAndisthereagrowingdemandorcriminaljusticegraduatesCrimecanbeagrowthindustrythuswewillalwaysneedpeopleworkingincriminaljustice.Oneareathatisnowexpandingnotonlyincriminaljusticebutinotherareasisbigdataandanalytics.Forcriminaljusticepurposesitcanrelatetocrimeanalysispersonneldeploymentrecordsandrecordkeepingstorageresearchandmanyotherareas.Wearelookingatthisareaostudyorspecializationandconcentrationwithinourprograminordertobetterprepareourgrad-uatestoacethedemandsandchangesinourcriminaljusticesystemtoday.WhichgraduatesstandoutthemostoryouWhathavebeensomeoyourgreatestgradu-atesuccessstoriesOthetopomyheadJamesDiossawhoisnowthemayoroCentralFallsRhodeIslandRichardSouzaJr.whoisintheUnitedStatesSecretServiceassignedtoPresidentClintonsprotectiondetailandChristineLadnertherstemalesergeantinthehistoryotheNantucketPoliceDepartment.TherearealsoanumberograduateswhoserveontheWorcesterPoliceDepartmentandanothergroupograduateswiththeU.S.BureauoPrisonsinDevensMassachusetts.AndIdontwanttoleaveoutBeckersownCampusPoliceChieBousquetandSergeantBonzek.Therearesomanyothers.Idliketothinkthatallourgraduatesarestandouts.Youusedtobeinlawenorcementandthenmadetheswitchtoteaching.WhydidyoumakethechangeandhowdidyoumakeitIretiredanumberoyearsagoaternearly34yearsworkinginpolicingandlawenorcement.In1988IhadturneddownanemploymentopportunityasaspecialagentwiththeFBI.LaterthatyearIoundoutthatanewassociatespro-gramincriminaljusticeadministrationwaslaunchingatBecker.Ihadbeeninvolvedwithtrainingandteachinginpolicingandwaslook-ingoranopportunitytoteachatthecollegelevel.MywieLoisdeservesmostothecreditormybeinghiredsinceshehadanhour-longphoneconversationwiththenDeanDr.DavidBergquistwhenhecalledourhometosetupmyinterview.Iwashiredasanadjunctpart-timeinstructorandprogramcoordinatororthenexttwoyearsandtherestishistory.WhathasbeenyourgreatestchallengeinteachingTryingtogetstudentsocusedandkeepthemocusedsothattheylearntopayattentiontodetails.IhaveamotivationalstatementthatIshareandinsistuponwithallmystudentsEveryjobisasel-portraitothepersonwhodidit.Autographyourworkwithexcellence.Iwantthemtodevelopapassionortheirstudiessotheywillcontinuethatpassionintheiruturecareers.Therewardsareseeingstudentswhocomeinstruggleandarenotexpectedtomakeitthroughtheprogrambutwhostickwithitimproveandgraduate.Anotherrewardishearingromoraboutgraduateswhoaresuccessulintheircareersandlives.Mygreatestrewardisthestu-dentwhocontactsmeandsaysNowIknowwhyyoupushedmesohardchallengedmesomuchandweresuchastickleraboutpayingattentiontodetailsCrimesceneinvestigationshavegainedgreatvisibilitythroughtelevisionsuchastheCSIranchiseaswellasthroughhighlypublicizedlegalcases.DoyoufndthesethingshavehelpedtodrawstudentstocareersincriminaljusticeCertainlyallmediahasinfuencedstudentsithasbeenresearchedandaptlycalledTheCSIEect.Weeducateourstudentssotheyrealizethatthemediaportrayalisnotthesameastheactualacademicrequirementsandwhattakesplaceintheeld.Otherstudentsaredrawntotheprogrambyasenseojusticeandwantingtoserveothers.Someothebiggestinfuencersareamilymem-bersandotherswhoworkinthecriminaljusticesystem.Thestudentsimplywantstoollowthatsamecareerpath.FormoreinformationontheCollegescriminaljusticeprogramorProfessorKevinWoodsvisitwww.becker.edu.Toplaythecrimesolvergamecreatedfortheprograms25thanniversarygotohttptinycc.Becker.BLTellmeandIllforgetshowmeandImayrememberinvolvemeandIllunderstand.FormoreinformationontheCollegescriminaljusticeprogramorProfessorKevinWoodsvisitwww.becker.edu. 14BeckerBridgesWINTER2014AcceleratedAdLEARNLIKEANADULT.Whereyoucancomebacktomoveforward.Intheclassroomandonline.beckercollegeTHECENTERFORACCELERATEDPROFESSIONALSTUDIES61SeverStreetWorcesterMA01609508.373.9500accelbecker.eduwww.becker.eduacceleratedTheBeckerCollegeCenterorAcceleratedProessionalStudiesexpandsyourknowledgeandexpertisemakesyoumoreattractivetoemployersincreasesyourcareeroptionsandcanleadtohigherpay.ReasonstoEnrollCareeradvancementCurriculumdesignedfortheadultlearnerAuthenticcollaborativelearningenvironmentStudentassessmentonpresentationprojectandresearchskillsFlexibleclassscheduleTheabilitytoworkfull-timewhileearningadegreeorcerticateFinancialaidavailableincludinggrantsandscholarshipsforthosewhoqualifyTheBeckerCollegeCenterorAcceleratedProessionalStudiesoersprogramsdesignedtoprovideadultlearnerswithexibledegreeandcertifcateprogramoptions.Coursesare5-7-or15-weekslongandareheldoneeveningperweekoncampusoronline.CurrentProgramOfferingsIncludeAssociatesDegreeEarlyChildhoodEducationBachelorsDegreeBusinessAdministrationLiberalArtsElementaryEducationConcentrationLiberalArtsEarlyChildhoodandYouthEducationNursingRNtoBSNPsychologyPsychologyForensicsConcentrationCerticateProgramsAppliedBehaviorAnalysisABAAlcoholismDrugAbuseCounselingGameDesignonlineProjectManagementonline BeckerBridgesWINTER201415lengesyoungchildrenandassuresapositivelearningoutcomeoreverychild.In2013MassachusettsComprehensiveAssessmentSystemMCASstatisticsromthestateDepartmentoElementaryandSecondaryEducationshowedthat43percentothirdgradersinpublicschoolswerereadingbelowprociencylevelsitisworthnotingthatCentralMassachusettscitiesLeominsterandWorcesterplacedaboveaverage.Inanarti-cleonthesubjectCommonWealthMagazinepointedtothechildrenbehindthestatisticsToomanychildrenshowuporschoolalreadybehindandtoomanynevercatchup.Amongthelong-termconsequencesstrugglingreadersareourtimeslesslikelythanprocientreaderstograduatehighschoolontimeInanOctober2013NewYorkTimeseditorialjournalistNicholasD.KristowroteThemassiveevidencebaseorearlyeducationgrewabitmorewithamajornewstudyromStanordUniversitynotingthatachievementgapsbeginasearlyas18months.Thenattwoyearsoldtheresasix-monthachievementgap.Byageveitcanbeatwo-yeargap.Poorkidsstartschoolsoarbehindwhenschoolbeginsthattheynevercatchupespeciallybecausetheyregresseachsummer.Suchstatisticsledseveralstatesinclud-ingMassachusettstoinitiaterigorousqual-itystandardsorearlycareandeducationandaterschoolprograms.Inorderoraacilitytoachievethehighestqualitylevelsallteach-ersmusthaveabachelorsdegree.InturnthenumberoemploymentopportunitiesorworkerswithspecializedknowledgeoearlychildhoodandyouthcareandeducationinsouthernNewEnglandinsuchpositionsaspreschoolteacherearlyinterventionspecialistamilyadvocateater-schoolprogramdirec-torcampdirectorandmoreisexpectedtogrowbymorethan14percent.Practicalexperienceisthecru-cibleinwhichstudentshonetheskillstheylearnintheclassroomMazlosays.Ourearlychildhoodstudentscompletetwosupervisedpracticaoneowhichisinaclass-roomandocusesonteachingthetypicalandatypicalchildaswellasplacementsworkingwitham-iliesater-schoolprogramscom-munitycenterscourthousesandearlyinterventionprograms.Whensearchingoradaycareproviderorpre-schoolWoodburysayssheurgesparentstoconsidertheeducationlevelotheteachersaswellasahostoelementssuchasaccredita-tionclassroomsizebehaviorpolicymethodsocommunicationandcurriculum.Educatorswithabachelorsdegreeunder-standthestagesodevelopmentandcaniden-tiyachildscapabilitiesandlandmarkssaysWoodbury.Theyareexpertsandtheircurri-cularefectthat.Itsmorechallenging.Degree-educatedteachersarepreparedtohelpparentstobebetterparentsitsteachable.ThebacheloroartsinearlychildhoodandyoutheducationatBeckerCollegeisenrollingorall2014.FormoreinormationcontacttheOfceoAdmissionsorvisitourwebsitewww.becker.edu.BySandyLashin-CurewitzEarlychildhoodcarewasconsideredatradeSharonWoodburysayswhenshestartedintheeld15yearsago.Teachingassistantswouldprepareoracareerwithonlyonecourseatavocationalschoolandninemonthsopracticalexperience.Aleadteacherwasrequiredtocompletejustourcollege-levelearlychildhoodcourses.WoodburyisdirectorohumanresourcesandpublicrelationsattheGuildoSt.Agnes.Todayshesaysearlychildhoodeducationisaproes-sionstandardsorteachersaremorerigorousanditspractitionersarelookeduponasexpertsbyparentsandemployers.InresponsetothegrowingneedorhighlyqualiedteachersBeckerCollegedevelopedthebacheloroartsinearlychildhoodandyoutheducation.Iouremployeesarebetteredu-catedchildrenwillbebetteredu-catedWoodburysays.Earlyinhercareershebeganatraditionosup-portingtheeducationoGuildteacherswiththeopportunitytoearnadegree.TheGuildpartneredwithBeckertoprovidethateducation.Inadditiontoacademicskillschildrenandyoutharelearninglieskillshowtomakeriendstogetalongwellwithotherstocooper-ateingroupactivitiesandtounderstandothersperspectivessaysNinaMazloM.S.directorotheeducationandamilystudiesprogramatBeckerCollege.Havingwell-qualiedearlychildhoodproessionalsleadstoimprovedemo-tionalandacademiccompetenceorourchil-dren.TheB.A.inearlychildhoodandyoutheducationwillensurethatthegraduatingstu-dentshavespecializedknowledgetoplanandimplementcurriculumthatsupportsandchal-BeckerBridgesWINTER201415 16BeckerBridgesWINTER2014PrincetonReviewFortwoyearsinarowBeckerCollegehasbeennamedbyThePrincetonReviewasoneothenationsbestinstitutionsorundergraduateeducationmostrecentlyinthe2014editionoitsannualcollegeguideTheBest378Colleges.Onlyabout15percentoAmericas2500our-yearcollegesandonlyourcollegesoutsidetheU.S.areproledinthebook.Thisnationalrecog-nitionisatestamenttotherelevantconnectedandengagedexperi-enceweprovideourstudentssaidBeckerCollegePresidentRobertE.JohnsonPh.D.Ourattractivenessasaninstitutionochoicecontinuestogrow.ThisallwehadthehighestenrollmentintheColleges230-yearhistorywithabroadergeographi-calpopulationostudentswhoaredrawntoBeckeroritsnationallyrecognizedprograms.NewAcademicProgramsBeckerCollegeunveiledmorethanadozennewacademicprogramstoprospectivestudentsandtheirami-liesattheCollegesOctober192013OpenHouse.Atotalo17newaca-demicprogramswillbeoeredintheallo2014withinthedepartmentsobusinessdesignandeducationpsy-chologyandliberalarts.Theyincludepre-lawpre-medbigdataanalyticsglobalcitizenshipdomesticcounter-terrorismstudiesandcommunicationsdesign.TheCollegesbachelorsdegreeinbusinessadministrationwillalsooernewspecializationsinanalyticsproj-ectmanagementsportsmanagementcoachingandsportsmarketing.FacultyandStaffExcellenceTwelvearticlesthatProessoroHistoryandGovernmentJAMESR.BELPEDIOD.A.wroteortheSt.JamesEncyclopediawerereleasedtoAmazon.comorpurchaseinE-Readerormat.TheyincludethebriebiographiesEdAsnerTyneDalyMichaelLandonRoseMarieAudreyMeadowsandJudyHollidaymoviereviewsoShaneTheMalteseFalconandMildredPiercedescriptivearticlesonTheLoneRangerandTheBellTelephoneHourandalengthybiog-raphyoRexBeach.COLLEENBIELITZM.S.deanotheCenterorAcceleratedProessionalStudiespresentedatthe19thAnnualSloan-CInternationalConerenceonOnlineLearninginOrlandoFloridainNovemberoniTunesCourseManagerThePoweroaniPadinOnlineLearning.BeckerCollegeCampusPoliceCHIEFDAVIDJ.BOUSQUET97LIEUTENANTRICHARDA.MENARDIIIandSERGEANTJOSEPHC.BONCZEK01presentedattheannualconerenceortheNewEnglandAssociationoCollegiateRegistrarsandAdmissionsOcersNEACRAOonNovember82013ontheActiveThreatprogramoeredtomultipledepartmentsandcommunitymembersatBeckerCollegeduringthesummer.RICHARDFRENCHDVMM.S.PH.D.deanotheSchooloAnimalStudiesandAllertonChairoAnimalHealthSciencesatBeckerCollegeauthoredhissecondinternationallydis-tributednewswirestoryonpetcaretocoincidewithNationalPreparednessMonthinSeptember.Thesubjectpre-paringpetsoremergencies.Frenchsrsteatureocusedonissuessurround-ingpetobesity.InthenewestarticleFrenchcitedtheeectsoHurricaneKatrinaonNewOrleanspetswheremorethan250000animalsromcatsanddogstoparrotsandshwereletstrandedbythestormsdestruction.NotmanyyearsaterKatrinasome15mil-liondogs14millioncatsand1.5mil-lionhorseswereinthepathoHurricaneSandy.BecausetheprimaryobligationorstrespondersistohumansFrenchurgedreaderstoplanaheadortheirpetsandoutlinedthecomponentsorcreatingaPetEvacuationKit.TheInfuenceoAnimationontheEvolutionoGraphicDesignandIllustrationapaperpresentedinRomeItalybyCURVINHUBERasso-ciateproessorogamedesignwasacceptedbyTheJournalofGlobalAwarenessorpublicationin2014.BeckerCollegePRESIDENTROBERTE.JOHNSONPH.D.deliveredthewel-comeandkeynoteaddressatthe2013NationalAssociationoStudentPersonnelAdministratorsNASPARegionIconerenceonNovember182013inRockportMaine.BERNARDKINGSLEYadjunctpro-essororesearchstatisticsandeco-nomicspublishedthearticleHelpingStudentsOvercomeLearningAnxietiesintheperiodicalTheTeachingProfessor.SHEILAMCAVEYM.A.PH.D.pre-sentedherpaperTheIrishViewocampusnewsAmericainNewYorkerFictionbyMaeveBrennanMaryLavinandFrankOConnorattheNewEnglandRegionalAmericanConerenceonIrishStudiesinRhodeIslandonNovember1and22013.STEVENMOYSEYPH.D.directorocontinuingeducationattheCenterorAcceleratedProessionalStudiesandaninternationallyrecognizedexpertincon-fictandcrisisnegotiationcounter-intel-ligenceandcounter-terrorismdeliveredanaddressentitledHOSTAGEConfictandCrisisNegotiationsoncampusaspartothecelebrationmarkingthe25thanniversaryotheCollegescriminaljus-ticeprogramonNovember202013.MoyseyalsowasinvitedtobeontheeditorialboardoTheJournalofPoliceEmergencyResponseAnInternationalJournalofHostageNegotiationsandCrisisIntervention.GrammaticalFictionsSelandArti-ceinColdWarNarrativesapaperbyM.T.NEZAM-MAFIM.A.PH.D.proes-soroEnglishwasacceptedbythe55thAnnualMidwestModernLanguagesAsso-ciationMMLAwhichmetin2013inMil-waukeeWisconsin.SCOTTNIEMIassociateproessorodesignhadhisoriginalworkacceptedintothreeprominentjuriedexhibi-tionsin2013MidstateTrailArtProjectMassa-chusetts64MilesTheAshuelotRiverHistori-calSocietyoCheshireCountyN.H.and78thRegionalExhibitionoArtCratFitchburgArtMuseumMass..MARGERYORRDNPRNnursingeducationspecialistrecentlycompletedtwochapterreviewsorthepublisherFADavisChapter24NursingCareotheChildwithSensoryProblemsinPediatricNursingContentReviewPLUSPracticeQuestionsandChapter19CaringortheNewbornatRiskinMaternal-ChildNursingCarewithWomensHealthCompanionOptimizingOutcomesforMothersChildrenandFamilies2e.UnderstandingAbstractObjectsintheContextoAbstractAlgebraConceptsbyANNATITOVAPH.D.chairothedepartmentomathematicswasacceptedorpublicationintheRUMEXVIConerencePapersvolumesotheelec-tronicRUMEXVIConerenceProceedings.TERRASAULMassistantproessorogamedesignacquiredanOculusRitdeveloperkitandinAugust2013hervir-tualrealityRitexperienceEMMAwasacceptedintothejuriedIndieCadeVRJam.SheiscontinuingRitdevelopmentwithherstudents.PromotionPAULPREWITT-FREILINOPH.D.waspromotedtoassociatevicepresidentoracademicplanningandinstitutionaleectivenessinOctober2013.Sincejoin-ingBeckerin2011Prewitt-FreilinohasplayedasignicantroleinmeasuringtheeectivenessanddistinctionsoBeckerCollegesacademicprograms.Inhisnewrolehewillcontributetoacademicplan-ninginabroadermorestrategiccontextwhichwillinvolveacademicprogram-mingassessmentohumanandphysicalresourceneedsandintegrationoplan-ningandevaluationprocesses.BeckerHostsFirstResponderTrainingforEquineEmergenciesHandlingEquineEmergenciesaull-daytrainingsessionorrescueandotheremergencypersonnelwasheldattheCollegesEquestrianCenteronOctober212013.Firstrespond-erslearnedhowtohandlesuchequineemergenciesasabarnreavehicularaccidentinvolvinghorsesinatrailerandequinerescuesromfoodsandotherdisasters.Thesessionwascon-ductedbyRogerLauzemanageroequinerescueattheMassachusettsSocietyorthePreventionoCrueltytoAnimalswhohasbeenrecognizedbytheMassachusettsVeterinaryMedicalAssociationorhisoutstandingcontri-butiontoequinecare.Thetrainingwasundedthrougha5000grantprovidedbytheJohnT.andJaneA.WiederholdFoundation.Asthehomeoanationallyrec-ognizedanimalsciencesschoolBeckerCollegehelpsguidetheanimalcarecommunitybyexaminingthesocialimpactothebondbetweenhumansandanimalssaidRichardFrenchDVMM.S.Ph.D.deanotheSchooloAnimalStudiesandAllertonChairoAnimalHealthSciencesatBeckerCollege.Firstrespondersaretrainedtorespondtohumans.Trainingisneces-saryirstresponderswillbeprepared16BeckerBridgesWINTER2014 BeckerBridgesWINTER201417tooerqualitycaretoanimalsaswellashumansintimesocrisis.ParticipantsincludedstatepoliceandrespondersromPlymouthPaxtonWorcesterTownsendSpencertheMassachusettsPortAuthorityandothercommunitiesacrossthestate.Inaddi-tiontorstrespondersBeckerCollegestudentswereonhandtorecordthetraining.TrinaBakerassistantdirectorotheacilityacoachotheequestrianteamandanadjunctinstructorattheCollegeplanstoworkwiththestudentstodesignaninstructionalcomputergamethatwouldtrainrstrespondersoranimalrescue.NursesforAnimalsAlargegroupoveterinarytech-niciansmetonOctober142013atBeckerCollegeortheMassachusettsVeterinaryTechnicianAssociationcon-erence.MelissaSupernor90thegroupspresidentearnedherA.S.inveterinarytechnologyandwasaormerclinicalinstructoratBecker.Wewanttobringpublicawarenesstowhatavet-erinarytechnicianis.Wearethenursesotheveterinaryworld.Wetakebloodwetakeurinewedispensemedswecommunicatewithclientsthatswhatwedodayindayoutshetoldpar-ticipants.BeckerCollegesSchooloAnimalStudiesisamongthetop15pri-vateinstitutionsinthecountryawardingundergraduateanimalstudiesdegreesandoneoonlytwoprivatecollegesinNewEnglandtooerAVMA-accreditedundergraduateprogramsinveterinarytechnology.BuildingaGameBridgewithCanadaMembersotheMassachusettsDigitalGamesInstituteMassDiGIteamincludingboardchairandBeckerCollegePresidentRobertE.JohnsonPh.D.MassDiGIExecutiveDirectorTimLoewandMassDiGIManagingDirectorMontySharmajoinedMassachusettsGovernorDevalPatrickSecretaryotheExecutiveOceoHousingandEconomicDevelopmentGregBialeckiMassachusettsTechnologyCollaborativeChieExecutivePamelaGoldbergandothermembersotheadministrationontheMontreallegotheMassachusettsCanadaInnovationPartnershipMissioninearlyOctober2013.Thetrademis-sionocusedonsuchkeyareasoinno-vationasliesciencescleanenergye-healthinormationtechnologyanddigitalgames.CanadarepresentsanimportantmarketortheMassachusettsdigitalandinormationtechnologysectorsandviceversa.AccordingtotheU.S.CommercialServicetheinormationandcommunicationstechnologysectorinCanadaincludesnearly32000com-paniesthatgeneratemorethan155bil-lioninannualreve-nues.Asasegmentotheoveralltech-nologysectordigitalgamesareasharedstrengthbetweenMassachusettsandCanadawhereitisparticularlystronginQuebec.Withabout10000jobstheprovinceranksthirdintheworldorgamedevelopmenttrailingonlyCaliorniaandJapan.MassDiGIrepresentativesvisitedwithentrepreneurseducatorsstu-dentsandproessionalsatConcordiaUniversitysTechnologyArtGamesTAGCentreExecutionLabsgamesacceleratorMaisonNotmanHouseWBGamesMontrealUbisotMontrealandEcoledeTechnologieSuperieureETS.MassDiGIisnowdevelopinginitiativestosupportmorestudentandacultyinteractionsmentoringrelationshipsbestpracticespolicyconversationsbusinessdevelopmentconerencingcreativecollaborationandcommunitypartnerships.WomensTennisEarnsYear-EndAccoladesFirst-yearheadcoachBradYaylaianwasnamedtheNewEnglandCollegiateConerencewomenstennisCoachotheYear.YaylaiansteamalsoearnedtheNECCSportsmanshipaward.CampusActivitiesPresentsatNationalConferenceOnNovember12013BeckerCollegestudentsandstapresentedattheNationalAssociationoCampusActivitiesregionalconerenceinHartordConnecticut.ThisisWhereOurBookBeginsTheRestisStillUnwrittenBuildingReinvigoratingandGrowingaCampusActivitiesBoardCABwaspresentedbyKristenMader15CABco-chairRaymondSgambati14CABormaleventschairThamiresNunes16CABspecialeventschairandDanielleOConnellassociatedirec-torotheOceoCampusActivitiesLeadershipDevelopment.OConnellandDexterViatorassistantdirectorotheOceoCampusActivitiesLeadershipDevelopmentalsopresentedatthecon-erenceBetheChangeProgrammingromMissiontoPractice.InstallationandDedicationofPeacePolesOnNovember12013theCollegeheldadedicationceremonyorPeacePolesromtheWorldPeaceSanctuarywhichwereinstalledonbothcampuses.APeacePoleisahandcratedmonu-mentthatdisplaysthemessageandprayerMayPeacePrevailonEarthoneachoitssidesindierentlan-guages.WithtensothousandsoPeacePolesin180countriesallovertheworldithasbecomeaninter-nationallyrecognizedsymbolothehopesanddreamsotheentirehumanam-ilystandingvigilinsilentmeditationorpeaceonearth.Thecampusinitia-tiveorsharinginthevisualizationorworldpeaceispartotheCollegesparticipationinthe10thcohortotheAmericanCouncilonEducationsInternationalizationLaboratoryandrefectstheCollegesmissionandcorevalues.TheeventwasorganizedbyDebraPallatto-FontaineM.A.M.Div.Ph.D.proessoroeducationandea-turedpoemsmusicandreadingsbyBeckerCollegestudentsacultyandstaaswellaslocalpeaceactivistDr.MichaelTrue.BeckerCollegeGarnersSixEducationDigitalMarketingAwardsBeckerCollegehasreceivedsixawardsinthe2013EducationDigitalMarketingAwardscompetitionwhichrecognizesthebesteducationalwebsitesdigitalcontentelectroniccommunicationsmobilemediaandsocialmediaTheCollegereceivedtheGoldAwardorthe2013PresidentsReportandortheHungtonPostblogbyBeckerCollegePresidentRobertE.JohnsonPh.D.theSilverAwardoritsrecentlylaunchedmobileappandMeritAwardsoritsCenturiesoTraditionvideocom-memoratingits225thCommencementAnniversaryorBeckerBridgesalumnimagazineandoritswebsitewww.becker.edu.ThisisthethirdawardortheCollegeswebsitewhichreceivedtheWebMarketingAssociation2012WebAwardoroutstandingdevelopmentinweb-sitedevelopmentandtheSilverAwardromtheCollegiateAdvertisingAwards.CelebratingTreeCampusUSABeckerCollegealongwiththeCollegeotheHolyCrossandWorcesterStateUniversitycelebratedTreeCampusUSAbyholdingatree-plantingeventwithlocalcollegestudentsandcommunitymem-bers.Volunteersworkedtogethertoplant41treesinaneorttohelptheWorcesterTreeInitiativeplant30000treesby2014.Ourcommunityhasacedsevereweatherpatternsovertheyearsthathavesigni-cantlydamagedsomeothetreeslin-ingourcampusstreetssaidBeckerCollegePresidentRobertE.JohnsonPh.D.ThroughtheArborDayFoundationandtheTreeCampusUSAprogramweareabletoreplacemanyothetreeswelostwhilealsoensuringtheirhealthandvitality.TreeCampusUSAanationalpro-gramlaunchedin2008bytheArborDayFoundationhonorscollegesanduniversi-tiesandtheirleadersorpromotinghealthytreesandengagingstu-dentsandstainthespiritoconservation.TreeCampusUSAissupportedbyagener-ousgrantromToyota.BeckerBridgesWINTER201417 18BeckerBridgesWINTER20141940sMARGARETELLIOTMORRILL42isenjoyingherretire-mentromWilliamA.MorrillInc.spendingfvemonthsoutotheyearinNorthboroughMassachusettsandtheremainingmonthsinFlorida.OvertheyearssheservedaspresidentotheNorthboroughDistrictNursesAssociationpresidentotheNorthboroughUnitotheSalvationArmyandasthewelcomewagonorthetownoNorthborough.FollowingthepassingoherhusbandBillin1995ater52yearsomarriageMargaretservedaspresidentandvicepresidentotheNettlesIslandWomensClubinFloridapresidentotheNettlesIslandMusicalTheatreGuildandchairmanandounderotheNettlesIslandScholarshipFund.ShehasthreesonsWilliamStephenandMichael.WilliamtookovertheamilybusinessStephenisaretiredFBIagentandMichaelisaretiredpolicelieutenantandpresentlyworkingortheFloridaOfceoMissingandExploitedChildren.Margarethastwowonderulgrand-children.Shes92andstillhavingunEMILYMOOREFOSTER43currentlylivesinLunenburgMassachusettswheresheworkedasthechildrenslibrarian.Emilyenjoyedstoryhoursandbuyingchil-drensbooks.ShecreditsBeckerorteachingherthesecretarialflingandorganizationalskillsthathelpedinhercareer.PAULJ.BENOIT45isaretiredteachercurrentlyliv-inginLeominsterMassachusetts.HereceivedhisB.S.romSt.JosephsUniversityandanM.A.romVillanovaUniversity.In1963hemarriedMildredMitchellwhohassincepassedaway.Togethertheyhavethreechil-drenandfvegrandchildren.MARTHAPASHOIAN46residesinWorcesterMassachusettsandisemployedbytheHanoverInsuranceGroup.ShealsovolunteersattheAmericanRedCross.JEANBALTRUSDECOTEAU47celebratedher65thweddinganniversarythisyear.Jeanworkedasapedi-atricmedicalsecretarybeoreretiringearlytoraiseheramily.Sheandherhusbandhavesixchildren12grandchildrenand14great-grandchildren.TheyhaveenjoyedtravelingabroadtoSpainItalyGreatBritainIrelandandGermanyoverthepast25years.1950sGERRYS.PIERCE51isretiredromGeneralElectricandlivinginNewYork.HeisanactivevolunteerormanyorganizationsincludingtheRSVPOrganizationoneothelargestvolunteernetworksinthenationorpeople55andover.InhissparetimeGerryenjoysrepairingclocks.CLIFFORDW.HAGER58retiredin1998ater40yearsasanaccountant.Hehasspent38yearsasasingerwiththeWorcesterMenoSong12yearsperormingwithWestboroughCommunityChorusand20yearsentertaininginmanynursinghomeswithlocalmusi-cians.HeenjoysgardeningvolunteerworksingingsolosattheFaithBibleBaptistChurchandrecordinghisownCDs.HeandhiswiePatriciahavebeenhap-pilymarriedor14years.1960sFREDERICRICKC.DREYER61beganhisBeckerexperienceatage25ollowingserviceinthemilitaryandotherlieexperiences.Itbegananewandpro-gressivephaseinhisliewhichincludedmeetinghiswieellowBeckergraduateKaren.RickearnedaB.S.romSuolkUniversityandthenattendedGeorgeWashingtonUniversitywherehereceivedhisMBAwithaconcentrationinhealthcareadministration.Hecom-pletedaellowshipatMassachusettsGeneralHospitalandattheAmericanCollegeoHealthCareExecutivesandadministrativeresidencyinChicago.Atage33RickwasappointedadministratorandlaterpresidentandCEOoCharltonHealthSystemandHospitalsinFallRiverMass.HeremainedtheCEOor30years.DuringhislongcareerRickservedonandchairedmanyhospitalandvolunteerorganizationslocallyregionallyandnationally.UponhisretirementtheUniversityoMassachusettsawardedRickanhonorarydoctorateinbusinessadministration.Atage70hegraduatedromAndoverNewtonTheologicalSchoolwithanM.A.intheology.EarlyinhiscareerGilBoutin39chairmanotheBeckerCollegeBoardoTrusteesinvitedhimtobecomeaboardmember.Rickservedseveralterms.In1996RickwashonoredwiththeGreaterFallRiverChamberoCommerceOutstandingCitizenotheYearaward.Ater50yearsomarriageRickandhiswiehavetwogrownchildrenandfvegrandchildren.KARENSTAPELFELDDREYER61metherhusbandRickatBeckerCollegeatthebeginningotheirresh-manyearintheallo1959.FollowinggraduationshewasemployedinthebusinessofceotheNewEnglandTelephoneCompanyinMarlboroMassachusetts.SheandRickmarriedin1964andmovedtoBerwynIllinoiswheresheworkedinthebusinessofceoBellTelephoneCo.untilthebirthotheirdaughterCarlaAnnein1965.HeramilythenmovedtoFallRiverMassachusettstobegintheircareers.TheirsonWilliamwasbornin1966.InadditiontosupportingherhusbandinhisbusycareerormanyyearsKarenwasinvolvedinmanycommunityleadershiproles.In1992shewashonoredbytheGreaterFallRiverAreaChamberoCommerceandIndustrywithitsannualServiceAwardoroutstandingcontributionstotheGreaterFallRiverCommunity.In2001theFamilyServiceAssociationFSAoGreaterFallRiverhonoredKarenormanyyearsooutstandingcommunityser-viceasBoardChairman.In1997theFSABoardoDirectorsproclaimedthatitsboardroombenamedtheKarenS.DreyerBoardRoom.Hermostimportantserviceormanyyearswascaregiver247toherlov-ingparentsuntiltheirrecentpassing.SheandRickhavefvelovelygrandchildren.TheyspendtheirsummersinFalmouthandTauntonMassachusettsandwintersinNaplesFlorida.FRANKGOOLEY62athirdgenerationgraduateoBeckerisasel-employedrealtorwhoresidesinFlorida.HeistheproudpatriarchoonedaughterandfvegrandchildrentwoareintheNationalGuardandoneisenlistedintheArmy.Heenjoyscampingandishappytobe70yearsold.DONNADILLONGAGNON63isretiredandenjoysplayingalotobridge.SANDYFIELDMCGOWAN63livesinVeniceFloridaandhasbeenmarriedtoherhusbandBobMcGowanor47years.Togethertheyhaveourchildrenandourgranddaughters.TheyrecentlymovedtoPlantationGolandCountryClubwheresheisthepresidentoVeniceMainStreetacommunityorganization.SandyalsoownsSandysDesignerClothingaVenice-basedHelenR.Tivenan38CatherineE.SouckupSorisitis40WalterH.Sherman41AdoleCzarnionka44VirginiaT.HerlihyMcKeough45BettyA.OjerholmAnderson47PhyllisHinesBoyd47BernardF.Chartrand47ShirleyL.BatesFelix47MaryRobbinsSaunders47WalterS.Guptil48SylvioP.Demers49AnthonyE.Pace50JeanT.PlourdeCardinal53ConstanceM.RogersCharette53ClaudetteL.CroteauKiely55SaraM.FerranteStoico56SandraS.SeguinButeau57BarbaraW.WilsonOLeary57LorraineM.BrunellLaeuter59RosemaryF.Lussier61CharlotteJ.Megarry64PaulW.Mazur68PaulaM.ManciniMurdock79KathleenF.Halal84VirginiaK.Fortin88CarolA.Shedd90DavidD.HaigIII94LisaAnnBedard05UnknownGraduationYearWilliamF.BarrellJeanGuyGallantIreneE.RossiGeboKarenA.WarrenGreenwaldJaniceD.KrullEdmundJ.MackSr.JohnH.McQuadeSisterAnnePatrickNicholsonFlorencePanoGloriaY.ForgitParkerDonnaM.ZolloinmemoriamclassnotesFredericRickC.Dreyer61andKarenStapelfeldDreyer61 BeckerBridgesWINTER201419clothingstorespecializinginU.S.-madeclothingorallsizes.EVELYNSIBERTSILVERMAN63islivinginCaliorniawithherhusbando47yearsNormanSilverman.Shehastwowonderuldaughtersandtwoabulousgrand-sons.Evelynworkspart-timeasabookkeeperenjoyslieandisveryactiveintheAlaRomeoClub.1990sMARYE.MALONEY97isstillperormingherdutiesasBeckersmajorgitsofcerandhasrecentlybeenelectedtotheBoardoTrusteesoVeneriniAcademyaprivategrammarandmiddleschoollocatedinWorcester.2000sAPRILCARRON-KOZACZKA06iscurrentlyworkingasaphysicaltherapistassistantorJohnsonMemorialHospitalinStaordConnecticut.AprilmarriedonSeptember12012andiscurrentlylivinginSomersConnecticut.2010sEMMACROOKER13graduatedwithabachelorsdegreeinveterinarysciencewithaocusonsmallanimallaboratorymanagement.WithhelpromMargaretDelanoBeckerCollegeassociateproessoroveterinarysci-encesEmmaalsoreceivedALATcertiicationthispastsummerorherpreceptorshiphoursatHarvardUniversity.ThiscertifcationgaveEmmaaclearadvantageassherecentlybeganworkingorHarvardUniversityinitsanimalresourcesprogram.SheisnowstudyingorLATcertifcationandplansonattendinggraduateschoolatHarvardUniversitywithinthenextyear.TheBeckerCollegenursingdepartmentiscel-ebratingits30thanniversaryin2014andplan-ninganumberoevents.Tostaycurrentwiththeseandotherupcomingeventsgraduatesotheprogramareencouragedtoorwardtheiremailnameandgraduatingclasstonursingdepartmentbecker.edu.Wearealsointerestedinreceivingclasspic-turesortheollowingyears19981999200120032004and2008.PleasevisitBeckerCollegesFacebookorLinkedInpageandjoinyourellownursinggraduatestosharecareernewsandconnectwithyourclassmatesandcolleagues.Since2008BeckersannualScholarshipBreakasthashonoredandrecognizedstudentscholarshipawardrecipients.StudentsandtheirparentsareinvitedtominglewithBeckerstaandacultydonorsotheirrespectivescholarshipsandthepresidentoBeckerCol-lege.TheScholarshipBreakastisawonderulopportunitytojoinstu-dentscholarswiththeirdonorssaysorganizerandMajorGitsOi-cerMaryMaloney.ItsgratiyingorthedonorstoberecognizedbythestudentsandBeckerCollegeortheirphilan-thropicgits.Itsequallyimportantorthestu-dentstoexpresstheirappreciationandtomeetthepeoplewhohavemadeiteasierorinsomecasespossibletoattendBecker.Itsaboutgivingbackandcreat-ingopportunities.The2013ScholarshipBreakastrecognizednearly100stu-dentsincludingThamiresNunes16oneotwoinvitedstudentspeakersrecipientotheAcademicAchievementAwardandBeaudoinScholar.TheBeaudoinScholarinhonoroBudBeaudoin35isthetitlebestoweduponthetopD.LlewellynEvansScholarshiprecipient.FundsortheD.LlewellynEvansScholarshipareraisedthroughBeckersannualgoltournamentnowinits22ndyear.ThamiresimmigratedtotheUnitedStatesromBrazilattheageosixtojoinheramily.Sheiscurrentlyenrolledinthepre-veter-inaryscienceprogrammaintainsa3.925GPAhasbeeninductedintotheAlphaLambdaDeltaHonorSocietyandmanagestohelpheramilyruntwobusinesses.ThamiresandherparentsattendedtheScholarshipBreakasttoshowtheirappreciation.ThamiresisoneomanyBeckerstu-dentswhounderstandtheimportanceoacademicscholarshipsandsheexpressedhergratitudeinahearteltspeech.The2014ScholarshipBreakfastwillbeheldinthefall.FormoreinformationortomakeascholarshipdonationpleasecontactMaryMaloney508.373.9525ormary.maloneybecker.edu.BeckerCollegeNursingDepartment30YearsofCaringAnnualBeckerCollegeScholarshipBreakfastFeaturingBeaudoinScholarThamiresNunes16ItrustthatBeckerCollegewillnotonlyleadmeacademicallybutitwillalsogivemetheskillsandattitudetobecomeaglobalcitizeninspiredtochangetheworld.ThamiresNunesThamiresNunesexpressesheartfeltgratitudeforherscholarship.EmmaCrooker13 20BeckerBridgesWINTER2014bluenewJosephSpero13Therearemanyroadsawayromthecollegeexpe-rience.Somegraduatesgetjobssomepursueurtherstudyandsomendtheirwaybacktotheinstitutionstheyloved.ThatswhatJosephSpero13did.HeearnedaB.A.inliberalartswithaconcentrationinelementaryedu-cationthenbypassedachancetobecomeaprivateschoolteacherinsteadtakingapositionasadmissionscounselorintheBeckerCollegeCenterorAcceleratedProessionalStudies.Ihadbeenatourguideandworkedindayadmis-sionsasaworkstudyorouryearsandwasdrawntothecustomerserviceaspectothepositionJoesays.KnowingagreatdealaboutBeckerandwhereweareheadingIwantedtocontinuetobepartotheCol-lege.Acceptingthejobhasbeenoneothebestdeci-sionsIveevermade.JoegrewupinGlastonburyConnecticutbutwhenitcametimetolookatcollegesheyearnedorachangeosceneryandellinlovewithBeckerdur-ingacampusvisit.Thetwocampuseswereahugesellingpointormehesays.LeicesterisverycalmandpeaceulwhileWorcesterhasthecitylietheresalwayssomethinggoingon.WhenIwasonmytourIsawhowriendlyandoutgoingeveryonewasatrueamilyatmosphereIwantedtobeaparto.JoecouldhavegonetoUniversityoConnecticutnearhishometownbuttherehewouldhavebeenasmallshinabigpondhesays.Beckeroeredtheopportunitytobeabigshinasmallpond.BeckerturnedouttobeaperecttorJoe.Hewasaour-yearHawkbaseballplayerassistedinnu-merouscommunityserviceprojectsvolunteeredatthesocialserviceagencyFriendlyHouseinWorcesterandworkedwiththeWorcesterCommunityActionCouncil.AccordingtoJoeMattTittletheCollegessportsinormationdirectorandassistantbaseballcoachwasanimportantinfuenceontheyoungplayer.Mattbe-camelikeabigbrothertomeJoesays.Healwaysencouragedmetothinkoutsidetheboxandlookatthebigpicture.OnthebaseballeldIstruggledwithinjuriesallouryearsandwhilemostpeoplewantedtowritemeoMattwasalwaysinmycornerbelievinginmeandconstantlyinstillingcondenceinme.JoealsocreditsthreeproessorsormotivatinghimtoachievehisgoalsandexpandhishorizonsDebraPallatto-FontaineM.A.M.Div.Ph.D.proessoroteachereducationandamilystudiesLindaDenaultM.Ed.Ed.D.proessoroelementaryeducationandNinaMazloM.S.directoroeducationandamilystudies.InhistimeasastudentJoesaysthathebuiltatonoriendshipsandembracedtheCollegessloganBetheChange.MyexperienceatBeckerCollegeasastudentisoneIwillcherishoralietimehesays.Itwasabittersweetdaywalkingacrossthestageatgraduationbecauserealitynallyhitthatmytimeasastudentwasover.NowJoestimeatBeckerCollegeinvolvessellingthestudentexperiencetotheadultlearnerpopulation.Iwakeupeverydayeagertocometoworkhesays.IgettotalkaboutmyalmamaterandtellpeoplewhyBeckerCollegeistherightplaceorthem.Itdoesntgetanybetterthanthat.JoeconveyshowhisBeckerexperiencewastransor-mationalBeorecomingtoBeckerIwasaglasshalemptykindoperson.NowImaglasshalullperson.Iusedtothinkocommunityserviceasachorebutitbecameapassionormeandagratiyingexperience.AsorwhattheutureholdsJoewouldliketoearnamastersinhighereducation.TheultimategoalBecomingadeanatacollege.JoerecentlyjoinedtheCollegesGlobalAware-nessCommittee.Ourworldisextremelydiverseandrichwithcountlesscultureshesays.Embracingtheconceptobecomingaglobalcitizenwillhelpmebe-comeawell-roundedindividualandpreparemeortheinterculturalcommunicationsImaycomeacrossinmylietime.OneothewayswewanttopromotetheNewBlueSocietyistoeatureaccomplishmentsinutureissuesoBridges.SoiyouvegotastorytoshareaboutyourownaccomplishmentsorthoseoaellowgraduatepleasecontacttheAlumniOfce.NewBlueSpotlightTheNewBlueSocietyTraditionaloracceler-atedprogramstudentswhograduatedromBeckerCollegewithinthepast10years.NowImaglasshalffullperson.Iusedtothinkofcommunityserviceasachorebutitbecameapassionformeandagratifyingexperience. BeckerBridgesWINTER201421TolearnmoreaboutcreatingyourpersonallegacycontactMaryMaloneyMajorGitsOfcer508.373.9525ormary.maloneybecker.eduOrderElmotheTheCharitableGitAnnuitiesHowdoesitworkInexchangeoragitBeckeragreesbycontracttopayafxedamounteachyeartooneortwobenefciariestheannuitantsorlie.Theamountotheannuitypaymentwilldependontheagesotheannuitantsandthevalueotheassetsdonated.BeckeroerstheratesthataresuggestedbytheAmericanCouncilonGitAnnuitiesanationalorganization.Uponestablishingacharitablegitannuityyouareentitledtoacurrentincometaxdeductionoraportionothevalueotheassetsgiventoundthecharitablegitannuity.503.7554.0604.4654.7705.1755.8806.8857.8909.0503.1553.5603.9654.2704.6755.0805.7856.7908.2ONELIFEYOURAGEYOURAGESRATEOFRETURNRATEOFRETURNTWOLIVESBeneftsAssetsUsedandMinimumGitContactUsReceivefxedannualpaymentsorliePossiblyreceivetax-reeincomeDiversiysomeoyourportoliotoproduceafxedincomeFederalandpossiblestateincometaxcharitabledeductionReduceoreliminateestatetaxesMakeagittoBeckerAgitannuityisusuallycreatedusingcashorsecurities.Beckerhasaminimumgito10000toestablishacharitablegitannuity.IyouareinterestedinlearningmoreaboutcreatingaBeckergitannuitypleasecontactus.Wearehappytoprovideyouwithinormationabouthowacharitablegitannuitywouldworkoryoubasedonyourcircumstances.Thoseconsideringaplannedgitshouldconsulttheirownlegalandtaxadvisors.ThestaintheOfceoInstitutionalAdvancementarehappytospeakwithadvisorsaswell.AnneLawsonwhoearnedassociatesdegreesinexecutivesecretarialandinnursingromBeckerhasbeenalongtimesupporterotheCollege.InbetweenherdegreesatBeckersheearnedaB.S.andanMBAromBowlingGreenStateUniversityandsaysBothomyBeckerdegreespreparedmeorimmediateentryintotheworkorce.AnneisnowretiredandspendshertimerelaxingandgolfnginFlorida.WhileworkinginbankingshevolunteeredmanyhourstotheUnitedWayoCentralMassachusettsandservedontheBeckerCollegeBoardoTrusteesorthreeterms.CurrentlyAnneisacorporatoratBeckerstillwillingtoshareherknowledgeandexperience.TheBeckercommunityisdeeplygrateulthatAnnehaschosentoincludetheCollegeinherestateplanwhichwillbeneftthestudentsotomorrow.IfyouhavequestionsregardingsupportingBeckerCollegewithaplannedgiftpleasecontactMaryMaloneyat508.373.9525ormary.maloneybecker.edu.WhyIgivetoBeckerCollegeAnneT.Lawson6299ItsimportanttosupportBeckersofuturestudentswillhavethesameeducationalopportunitiesasIreceived.BeckerBridgesWINTER201421 22BeckerBridgesWINTER2014MillieBarryHoltz56AlHoltzAlexJohnsonandPresidentRobertE.JohnsonPh.D.BeckeralumscheerontheRedSoxontheirwaytotheWorldSeries.CorporatorJimMaloneyDonnaMazurCorporatorAndyMazur72LJCandBeckersMajorGitsOfcerMaryMaloney97BeckerCollegeinthebrightlightsoFenwayParkFormerTrusteeRichardCovell49andClaireRodriguesenjoymeetingellowalumnitoexchangememories.TwoBeckerRedSoxansadvertisetheirpride.CapeCodEventTheAlumniAssociationhostedacocktailreceptiononThursdayJuly182013attheWiannoClubinOstervilleMass.RedSoxGameAlumnigatheredtocheerontheRedSoxWorldSeriesChampsastheyplayedArizonaatFenwayParkonFridayAugust22013.athomeandontheroad BeckerBridgesWINTER201423athomeandontheroadMembersothe1998BeckerCollegeN.E.ChampionshipSotballTeamreunitewiththeircoachKenCameroncenter.FanscheerHawksonattheHomecomingootballgameAlumniarewelcomedbacktotheLeicesterCampusatthenewFullerCampusCenter.HomecomingOnSaturdaySeptember212013theAlumniAssociationwelcomedallalumnitoattendtheirAnnualBoardMeetingfollowedbyagridironBBQandHomecomingfootballgame.AthleticsHallofFameTheBeckerCollege2013AthleticsHalloFameAwardsceremonywasheldonOctober252013.TheollowingindividualswerehonoredGabeSimonAwardAndrewM.Mazur72LJCThisdistinguishedawardisnamedorastellaralumnusoralumnawhohasbeenabeneactortohisorheralmamaterandsubsequentgenerationsoBeckerCollegealumni.InducteespicturedtoprightDebraSweeneyCannalonga92basketballBeckerCollegeVincentMitchell54basketballLeicesterJuniorCollegeAimeeLevesqueJalbert01sotballBeckerCollegeKimberlyDiLeoPelczarski03soccerBeckerCollegeWilliamF.Morrow88baseballBeckerJuniorCollegeCristinChabot01feldhockeyBeckerCollegeShanaHazen02feldhockeyBeckerCollegeJosephDeLuca06baseballBeckerCollege1991-1992WomensNationalChampionshipTeampicturedbottomrightDianneBatt92JenCostello92KarenFlynn92KimKoski92BonnieRich92TammySmith92SheilaSmith92DebraSweeney92TammyBaker93KimMonnerat93SharonStopyra93LoriYoung93 24BeckerBridgesWINTER2014athomeandontheroadGoldenLuncheonTheannualGoldenLuncheonwasheldonSaturdaySept.212013at80WilliamStreetontheWorcesterCampus.SandyFieldMcGowan63EvelynSibertSilverman63DonnaDillonGagnon63andLindaScheele63FiftyYearClasscomparetheBeckerof50yearsagowiththeBeckeroftoday.RonaldArmy63SusanRufArmy63ArleenSwopeMillett63andRobertMillettreunitetosharememories.GraceSampsonWeaver59GeleneAngelicoUrban59andLindaMackeyAngelico59reminisceabouttheiryearsasroommates.SharonLatscharFoust62pastpresidentoftheAlumniAssociationEmilyMooreFoster43andLaurencePaulin46sharestoriesoftheirdaysatBeckerCollege.FredericRickDreyerJr.61andLindaScheele63twisttheafternoonawaywhilerememberingtheirfuntimesatBecker.WewelcomeyourphotographiccontributionstotheAtHomeandontheRoadpages.IfyouhaveenjoyedBeckerexperiencesonoroffcampuspleasefeelfreetosharewiththeBeckercommunity.Emailsubmissionstoalumnibecker.eduThankyou BeckerBridgesWINTER201425BeckerBridgesisgratefultotheBeckerCollegeLibrariesforinformationprovidedforALookBack.histurnBaileyappearsinrontothecameraandsaysImromWorcesterMassachusetts.Iplaytrumpetintheband.MynameisNormanBailey.Comeongivemealittlehand.BaileywhosenicknamewasIronLipsbecausehenevergottiredormedthecoreoanimpres-sivegroupotrumpetersinthe1950sLawrenceWelkOrchestraincludingRockyRockwellWoodyGuidryArtDepewandWarrenLeuning.ConsideredtheanchorothehornsectionBaileywasknownoranumberohighlightsincludingsolorenditionsoHotLipsandSugarBluesandaduetoWorldonaStringwithhiswieDonnaasinger.InactthreegenerationsotheBaileyamilywereperormers.AJune191960TorrancePressarticleannouncingdaughterJanicessingingaduetontheWelkshowstatedthathergrandmotherDonnasmotherAnitaBerryperormedontheMidwesternvaudevillecircuit.ButthatwasntJanicesrstappearanceorWelkshehadsincetheageothreebeenappearingaspartothedcorotheshowandwentontomakeseveralmoreguestappearances.BaileylettheWelkShowin1973andpassedawayonJuly111984.ButhislegacylivesonthroughthevideosandtheocialblogWelkMusicalFamily.Baileyspageontheblogholdstwocom-mentsthatprovideurtherrefectionuponthemanandhismusicFromJuly32008AsthedirectorotheTorranceCaliorniaAreaYouthBandMr.Baileytaughtyoungstersmorethanmerelythenepointsomusicalprowess.Hetookituponhimseltotreateachousasoneotheamilyandinstilleduponushisownnesenseointegrityairnessandteamworkquali-tieswhichIhopehaveremainedwithmetothisday.IondlyrememberhimdancingwithhislovelywieatmyBarMitzvahin1973andboyohboycouldheeverblowasweethornFromJuly282013IgottowatchNormanandDonnaBaileystwogirlsduringthe1950s.EverySaturdaynightDonnawouldsingandNormanwouldplayWonderulpeopleondmemories.InthedayswhenbigbandscrisscrossedthecountrytoplayswingmusicorjitterbuggingcouplesFreddyMartinHisOrchestrawasoneothebig-gestnamesonthecircuit.Itperormedatpresti-gioushotelvenuessuchastheRooseveltGrillinNewYorkCityandtheAmbassadorHotelinLosAngelesandrecordedhitslikeTheHutSutSongandOnaSlowBoattoChinaorColumbiaRecordstheRCABluebirdlabelandVictor.AstarplayerintheFreddyMartinhornsectionwasaBeckergraduate.NormanBailey34businessadministrationplayedtrum-petwiththebandalongwithanotherWorcesternativesaxophonistRussKleinuntil1951whenhetookabriehiatusrommusictoworkinmissiledevelop-mentatNorthrupAircratinsouthernCaliornia.HewasntatNorthruporlongbeorehelandedthegigorwhichhewasbestknown.Baileywhoplayedtrumpetromtheageo13earnedaspotonthelong-lastingTVavoriteTheLawrenceWelkShowbecomingabelovedandrespectedmemberotheWelkMusicalFamilyrom1952to1973.ThankstoYouTubemanyotheoldWelkshowsareavailableorviewingprovidingawonderulopportunitytoseeandhearBailey.Ina1955pro-grambandmembersintroducethemselvestoaoot-tappingbeatwithasimplerhyme.WhenitsNormanBaileyBeckerschampagnemusicmakerWoodyGuidryArtDepewandWarrenLeuning.ConsideredtheanchorothehornsectionBaileywasknownoranumberohighlightsincludingsolorenditionsoHotLipsandSugarBluesandaduetoWorldonaStringwithhiswieDonnaasinger.InactthreegenerationsotheBaileyamilywereperormers.AJune191960TorrancePressarticleannouncingdaughterJanicessingingaduetontheWelkshowstatedthathergrandmotherDonnasmotherAnitaBerryperormedontheMidwesternvaudevillecircuit.ButthatwasntJanicesrstappearanceorWelkshehadsincetheageothreebeenappearingaspartothedcorotheshowandwentontomakeseveralmoreguestappearances.BaileylettheWelkShowin1973andpassedawayonJuly111984.ButhislegacylivesonthroughthevideosandtheocialblogWelkMusicalFamily.Baileyspageontheblogholdstwocom-mentsthatprovideurtherrefectionuponthemanandhismusicFromJuly32008AsthedirectorotheTorranceCaliorniaAreaYouthBandMr.Baileytaughtyoungstersmorethanmerelythenepointsomusicalprowess.Hetookituponhimseltotreateachousasoneotheamilyandinstilleduponushisownnesenseointegrityairnessandteamworkquali-tieswhichIhopehaveremainedwithmetothisday.IondlyrememberhimdancingwithhislovelywieatmyBarMitzvahin1973andboyohboycouldheeverblowasweethornFromJuly282013IgottowatchNormanandDonnaBaileystwogirlsduringthe1950s.EverySaturdaynightDonnawouldsingandNormanwouldplayWonderulpeopleondmemories.ImfromWorcesterMassachusetts.Iplaytrumpetintheband.MynameisNormanBailey.Comeongivemealittlehand. YourgitconfrmsyourbelieinthevalueoaBeckerCollegeeducation.EverygiftyoumaketoTheBeckerFundhelpsourstudentsbecomeworldreadyandrealizetheirdreams.PleasegivetoBeckertodayYoucanmakeyourgiftonlinewww.becker.edugive-onlineDonatetoTheBeckerFund26BeckerBridgesWINTER2014 FY13Donorreport27Themostimportantthinganinstitutiondoesisnottoprepareastudentforacareerbutforalifeasacitizen.FrankNewmanFY13Donorreport27FY13 28FY13DonorreportWhatistheutureyouarehelpingtobuildatBeckerCollegeBeckerisaninstitutionmorecapablethaneverbeoreodeliveringatransormationalexperiencetoeachandeverystudent.Atatimeoast-movingchangeinhighereducationtheCollegeisridingawaveoinnovationmakingsignifcantinvestmentsinnewprogramsandnewacilitiesanddedicatingitseltothemissionocreatinggraduateswhoareworldreadyBeckerisaninstitutionthatisnationallyrecognizednamedasoneofThePrincetonReviews2014Best378Collegesinthenationorthesecondconsecutiveyear.Beckerisaninstitutionwithambition.In2013theCollegeestablishedtheSchoolofAnimalStudiesthefrststepinastrategicplantostrengthenitscoreprograms.OverthenexttwoyearsBeckerwillestablishaSchooloNursingbuiltontheoundationoournationallyrankednursingprogramaSchooloDesignexpandingthereachoourvideogameprogramrecognizedbyThePrincetonReviewasoneothetop15inthenationorourconsecutiveyearsandaDivisionoLiberalArtsandScienceswhichwillincludeallprogramsoutsidethethreeschools.Beckerisanentrepreneurialinstitution.In2014theCollegewillestablishtheCenterforEntrepreneurshipandGlobalInnovationinstillingnewskillsandspiritinBeckeritsacultyitsstaandespeciallyitsstudents.TheCenterwillbeapathwaybetweentheglobalcitizensourstudentsbecomeandtheworldatlargelaunchingcareersandenterprisesthatwillextendBeckersreacharoundtheworld.Beckerisaninstitutiononthecuttingedge.AsthehomeoftheMassachusettsDigitalGamesInstituteMassDiGItheCollegeisestablishingtheNewVenturesCenteralaunchpadorcareersandenterprisescreatedbystudentsotheBeckerinteractivemediadesignprogram.ThroughacultyandindustrymentorstheCenterwilloerstudentsengagingopportunitiesatinnovativetechnologycompaniesaswellasthechancetobringtheirowndigitalproductstotheglobalmarketplace.Beckerisaninstitutionwithglobalreach.In2013theCollegecontinueditsworkasamemberotheAmericanCouncilonEducationsInternationalizationLaboratory.A43-membercross-disciplinaryBeckerteamcreatedstrategiestobuildglobalcitizenshipasagraduateattributeandtheCollegeopenedanon-campusCenterorGlobalCitizenship.Beckerisaninstitutionwithanambitiousplan.In2013theCollegeachievedrecordenrollment1902studentsthelargestinits230-yearhistory.OverthenextewyearstheCollegewillcontinuetogrowenrollmentexpandingitsrenownandreachacrossthenationandaroundtheworld.Itwillinauguratetwograduatestudyprograms.UltimatelyBeckerwillbytheyear2020becomeBeckerUniversityaninstitutionengineeredorsuccessinthe21stcentury.Ithasbeenquiteanamazingjourneyandithasonlyjustbegun.Withyourcontinuedsupportyouwillbejoiningusincratingandstrengtheningaboldbrightuture.OnbehalotheentireBeckerCollegecommunityIthankyou.RobertE.JohnsonPh.D.PresidentBeckerCollegeBeckerCollegerecentlygarneredaGoldAwardromthe2013EducationDigitalMarketingAwardsoritspublication2013PresidentsReport.TheexcerptsontheollowingdonorreportpagesareromthestudentprofleswhichwereincludedintheReport.ToviewtheReportinitsentiretypleasevisithttpbecker.eduPresidentReport.28FY13Donorreport FY13Donorreport29BeckerCraftsFoundersCircle50000.00GeorgeF.andSybilH.FullerFoundationDiane81andTracyMyerTheAllertonFoundationInc.TheFletcherFoundationBeckerCraftsTrusteesCircle10000.00ColleenBarrett6403HEstateoCorneliusLeondesFairlawnFoundationFundGreaterWorcesterCommunityFoundationEstateoGraceHampel47Hoche-ScofeldFoundationBarbaraHorstmann54LawrenceLuntMassachusettsTechnologyCollaborativeMicrosotNERDOverdriverGameTechnologiesLTDReedExhibitionsRockwellFoundationTheFredHarrisDanielsFoundationInc.TheSusanKnightTrustBeckerCraftsPresidentsCircle5000.00InternapMirickOConnellRobertJohnsonandMichelleJones-JohnsonMuzzyLaneJohnandLynnSullivanBeckerCraftsCharterCircle2500.00ADYENInc.BrocadeNetworkSolutionsKennethandNancyCameronCharterCommunicationsMary81andPaulCotnoirNancyCrimminMaryDeFeudis10HEllucianCompanyL.P.BetsyandPatFullerGreenbergTraurigPhilanthropicFundDean83andKimHickeyEarl41andFrances45KittredgeKevinMayneMaryMonaco55RichardandMarlaPyleFundoGreaterWorcesterCommunityFoundationCarol56andGregoryReidJerrianneSegerandWilliamMcLaughlinSuttonDonutsInc.WorcesterYouthCenterInc.BeckerCraftsSociety1000.00JaneAdolphAndrassyFamilyFoundationInc.LauraAndrassy6910HMichaelAngelini09HBonnieBell-Curran68andGerardCurranBeneftDevelopmentGroupHelenBloodSibley56andRonaldSibleyBollusLynchLLPBowditchDeweyWillardBrightJr.JohnBuddPaulandNancyChaseClintonSavingsBankScottandJeannieContiD.A.B.SecuritySystemsArthurJayandGretchenDiGeronimoDavidEllisEMCORServicesFallonCommunityHealthPlanEdward5109HandDonnaFendellElizabethFidler50ElkanahB.AtkinsonCommunityandEducationFundoGreaterWorcesterCommunityFoundationMarkandJaniceFullerMarthaGraceandNasonHurowitzHanoverInsuranceGroupDeborahHarmonHinesHarvey55andChristinaHillMildred56andAlbertHoltzMichele84andTimothyHoranW.PatrickHughesCharlesandHelenLandryWarrenC.LaneJr.03HLibertyMutualGroupLincolnMacDonald64LJCMaryElizabeth97andJamesMaloneyBarrettandMahrooMorganMelvinS.CutlerCharitableFoundationFrancisMillerickNeuroscoutingLLCDenisePar-MuirheadandBruceMuirheadinmemoryoJosephParChristopherPowersChristopherandPamelaProvoPeterandCatherineRowdenNormaSandisonShrewsburyBasketballAssociationSkolerAbbottPresserP.C.Sheila73andJohnSolopertoAnneSrokaSusan57andPaulSugarmanTheodoreandMargorieDeitzFundoGreaterWorcesterCommunityFoundationTheProtectorGroupInsuranceAgencyInc.MichaelTsotsisArnold09HandJeanetteWellerToddWetzelWilliamMasielloArchitectInc.KevinandLoisWoodsPresidentsClub500.00Pamela81andBenAdamsAnonymousBeverlyAubuchon43ColleenBielitzLeahBird47DavidBousquet97CushingBozenhardCharitableFundoGreaterWorcesterCommunityFoundationDavidandJodiBrunelleCampanalePaintingHenryCiborowskiNancy50andDelbertConnerRebeccaCrockerLindaandRonaldDenaultGarrettEastmanAllenW.FletcherFletcherTiltonP.C.KathleenGarveyGregoryGaumondGHPMediaJohnandGeriGrahamPatriciaKalinowski71WilliamandMaureenKelleherDebbieKinson74andDwightNewmanPaulKirbyEugeneLarkin50IwantedtogosomeplacewhereIcouldgetenoughattentiontohelpmesucceedinmyclasses.Classof2016FY13Donorreport29 30FY13DonorreportJohannaLeClair0011TimothyLoewNinaandMichaelMazloffAndrew72LJCandDonnaMazurJoy55andJohnMcHughHenryandKatharineMichieDeniseMorgan07Morgan-WorcesterInc.MosaicTechnologyCorporationLincolnMossop87NorthbridgeDonutsInc.DBA-DunkinDonutsTraceyPakstis-ClaiborneDaniel71LJCandMarilynProutyRaymond56andBarbaraRanzoniSilverFoxCoachesPaoloSinniSovereignBankSurveillanceSpecialtiesLTDE.Richmond63LJCandSueTalbotTheSkillmanFoundationLeonard61andLynneTocciNancy53andJosephVuonoW.B.MasonCompanyInc.HeritageClub250.00MaryAlexanderJames78LJCandTheaAndersonAnonymousAnonymousSamuel38andMaryBelluardoKristen94andRobertBernsteinMartinBloom68AnnBrown87andDominicNompleggiRobertBruceMariaCalkinsNadineCarey57JeanCollins04inhonorofDr.DebraPallatto-FontaineCountryBankforSavingsGlennDeMallieCarolyn64andRobertDubeeEdwardandCatherineDuprezJohn66andVeraGallantJames53andPatriciaGenerelliNancy61andDouglasGoodnowJoelGreeneandAnnLisiMarielHaennCherylHaskinsCarolHartz57KellyHunt01Jennifer62andStephenJohnsonLaurie11andStephenKalilJeanKilmerBarbaraandCliffordKimballMaureen67andDouglasKlauberinmemoryofMaryFox19KennethW.KolkebeckJayLackeBonnieandDennisLyonsTinaandStephenMcAndrewKaren68McGill-ButnerandJohnButnerMargaretMcNeilWendyandBrianMilesEdwardMontesi58ScottNiemiKeithandDenaOHaraDebraPallatto-FontaineCarltonPerry01HFrancesPolito68Harold54andAnnePortleBethPotvin81PaulPrewitt-FreilinoLynn68andThomasRogersEricSaczawaJeanette42andMaxSartyRobertShapiroJosephSirmans99DarylStatkusRogerandLindaVasasMaryLouandJohnWatkinsRobertWilderChariseWilsonCenturyClub100.00AdtechSystemsChristina62andDimitrisAgamanolisAdaAlicea-Whitney83Patricia57andEdwinAllardBeth86andRobertAndersonJohnAndreoliNikkiAndrewsKerriandJonathanAugustoJune60andJosephBafaroAndreaBelisJamesBelpedioPaul45andMildredBenoitRichard49andMarjorieBergquistSharon80andRobertBishopLynne82andTimBobroskeRobert71LJCandCarolBondChristine12andJosephBostekFrederick48andMargaretBoudreauRobertBousquetJane68andRobertBrossmanCarolynn66andRobertBrunoGeraldBulger50Marilyn57andBruceButlerChristopherCadley67LJCCarolyn66andRobertCarterJacqueline58andRalphCassidyL.ElizabethChahinian52BrianChambers10DanielChapmanJohnChasse64LaurenandFrankChristyMichelleClark86Lucienne66Cole-DarganandDeclanDarganCommerceBankTrustCompanyJoseph42andMaryConnorsLouise61andBrianConsidineJulie59andRobertConteKaren64andThomasCorsoJeanCorson44RichardCovell49Norine53andJamesCunniffSeanCurran03MarilynCurtis65PhillipsS.DavisJohnDeitrickMargaretDelanoEdwin43LJCandKathleenDesrosiersJeffreyandTracyDillCharleneandRalphDillerMary-JaneDodds57Kingsley57andJanetDoeThomasandJoanDolanFrank58andEileenDonelanSusan75andWilliamDornbosJamesDorseyCynthia70andJeffreyDowdLillian58andThomasDownsKaren61andRick61DreyerNancyDriscollDouglasDrown62MarionDuclos67PeterDufaultTomoko92andErikDuPaulMatthewDusza43VanEaston71LJCWilliam68LJCandVirginiaEckertDoris50andFrederick51EgglestonJaneandPaulEldridgeinmemoryofRalphMcDonaldDorothy46andRalphEllisBernardErwin67Classof2016AtBeckerifyouchoosetobeout-goingifyouchoosetobeinvolvedyoucanbeinvolved.30FY13Donorreport FY13Donorreport31LindaEsperLouise71andMichaelFazioFollettCorporationFollettHigherEducationGroupRichardFontaineKaren81Fougere-deVillersandRobertdeVillersMichaelFoyJuneFrench48DeborahGallo05RosaGarciaHenriette43andRobertGardinierSusan68andJamesGaulinAlphonse50andBettyGauthierGeneralElectricFoundationKathleen68andWilliamGeorgeWilliamGeorgeLucille50andDonaldGilesGloriaGilrain51Esther78andMichaelGradyBarbaraGreenberg67MarilynGriswold62RachelGrout38JessicaGrupposo11Robert58andElizabethGullaSandra61andRobertHallJamesHallinan58LJCKevin60andSandiHamelMarjorieHastings61JosephHeathGeorgeHeiperShirley52andHarlanHolmesCaroleHoweIngersoll-RandCo.BrianIngram95Charles74LJCandKimberleyItzDorothyJackson46Joy73andPaulJacobsonKathleenM.JensenAnneMarie89andRonaldJettePeixingJiangAnitaJohnsonThomasE.KelleyinhonoroDr.RobertE.JohnsonAnn58andDouglasKendrickRobertandMaryKennedyJamesKnightKathleen75LJCandCliordKrausePhilip60LJCandBarbaraKulpElizabethLaFleche-McCarthy61Joyce52andNeilLarsenSandyLashin-CurewitzAnneLawson6299Robert59andIna59LemonRobert66LJCandSharonLindgrenMaryLoewDonaldLong40JoannLongden63Rev.RobertLordMichaelandDeborahLussierDonald51andPearlMacArthurLisaandDonMaderRobertMaillouxMichael49andAliciaMakowieckiJudithMalley68RobertManzelloLinda67andRobertMaraioMaureen67andArmandMarcotteRoseanne59andHowardMarkhamJeanMarra44AdrianoMarzulloMassLiquorsSheilaMcAveyElizabethMcBrady64Sandra63andRobertMcGowanCatherineMelocheChester70andSusanMikotacyzkAlberta67andRobertMirerTheodoreMonetta55BessieMyhr53CharlotteNewellHarriet54andFrederickNorrisJohnandJuneNunnariJuneOakes51Hazel47andErnestOClairMaryOConnor87DanielleOConnellTimothy99andPaula75OConnorRosaOrtizKerry91andJennierOSullivanBarbaraParker59ParkerHannifnCorp.Catherine46andAllanPartridgePattyandThomasPatriaRichard61LJCandAnnPhelpsHelenePickett54andJ.WillardPickett55PaulProulxAnneQueenan81Norma54andDonaldRamsdellLinda67andTimothyReadyFlorenceRessegue75Edward50andVirginiaRichardStellaandMichaelRichardDonRiversTheodore51andGoldie50RobitailleCharlesRoddyPaula72andPaulRuozziChrisandFeleciaRutiglianoJuneE.RybickiJacobSandersLisa07andGeraldSantucciJulianSbardella57LindaScheele63Robert72andDeborah72ShaeryWilliam65LJCandBettyeSiemonMorton59andGailSimmonsWilliamE.SimmonsSusanandCharlesSirmansStanleySkamarycz50AltaBloodSmith51Brenda63andJohnStankoskiTadesusz71LJCandGrazynaStaszkiewiczRichard63LJCandMarshaSteinbergLaurence50andMaureenStoddardChristine82andDavidSymondsMarcia56andHarryTenneyThomasMicheleGordonFamilyTrustToniThomasJane60andRichardThompsonDiane74andJohnThurberJosephineTruesdellMarilyn70andJosephTruskowskiJonathanTyckEnohandUdemeUkpongRobinVanLiewJanessaVandegriRichard66andCherylVeilleuxCarlVenditto53Floyd50andMarie51WakefeldFred53andDorothyWalkerJoyceWarner51KatherineWills84EdwardWoodcome72LJCMartinWool62LJCStephanieYeager49inmemoryoLeRoyYeagerCheryl68andConradZukowskiDecadeClub50.00Ingrid05andJosephAdadeAetnaFoundationInc.GeneAlleyJudithAlvaradoDiane75andPaulAndersonRonaldArmy63andSusanRu-Army63Ann78andJamesAzzinaroCharles72LJCandNancyBabcockClassof2014IenjoybeinginsmallclasseswhereIcanbemoreparticipatory.FY13Donorreport31 32FY13DonorreportGuy77LJCandSandraBarbierAntoinetteBaril43Marie82andPeterBavoneKaren84andMarkBeatyJean57andPhilipBirkelandLeonard68andNadineBlairDeborah06andPaulBordageKayBousquetNoellenBousquetJaneBouvier54inmemoryoLizByrneGerstel54Ruth70andRobertBradleyPaulBrouillard70Leslie64andDavidBrownAbbottBrownell63LJCMichelleBrysonLois61andRichardBumpDonna-JoBurns81Nancy55andF.StevensonBurtoninmemoryoNancyHowardHatch55Conrad53andBarbara53CaligarisJames63LJCandBarbaraCaponAlanCarlson66Timothy97andShannonCarlsonRayanne58andRobertChambersBrianConway12Joan63andAlredCorbeilNormaCormier37Beverly57andJohnCoyneJohnCreedonElaine63andJohnCribbenMaryCrume49Larry58LJCandPatriciaCurrierAnn74andStuartDanielsEileenDaniels77JanetDavisLucille55andNormanDeanJanet53andKennethDeardenJean47andEdmundDecoteauSylvio49andHelenDemersLeeDennettMarkDennettKathryn55andWilliamDennisSharonDiPasqualeDonna83andRichardDombrowskiRuth65andFrancisDowgielewiczElizabethDrislane56MarjorieDunham50DennisandMaryAnnDunlaveySuzanne68andStevenDupuisGailDyer64TerrasaUlmM.LorraineErnst51Marcia67andFrancisEthierHelene39andJohnFarrellJoy65andJohnFergusonIrene50andFrankFerranteKathrynMcHugh72ReginaFinlay47Linda78andDavidFirmaniPatricia56andDanielFisherFlorenceFitzgerald52DianaFlanagan69andRichardHarrisJaneFletcher61ElaineFordSharon62andMichaelFoustBonnieGahm62Martha-AnneGarabedian64andLeoKassabianLeonard84andCherylannGengelGloria45andCharlesGerryLoisGiord50Martha57andCharlesGillespiePatrickandAnnGillisRaymond06andTeresaGodreyAnitaGoulding42VivianGrantClaireGrenierGaryHamiltonBarbara53andRichardHandyJoyce68andGlennHarknessFlorenceandGlenHarrisonMelanieHartleyKathleen80andCharlesHaywardDianneHendricksonChristine71andJohnHerdsonGailandSteveHermanElizabethHimmelberger59Susan61andKittredgeHolmesElizabethHorn84Gladys43andHughHunterJeanne50andGeorgeHussarThomas92andRebeccaJohnsonMyrtleJohnston49Alan63LJCandNoelleJoralemonLee42Kallio-KernandLouisKernNancy69andPeterKeenanSteve67LJCandAnneKellnerGeraldKellyRitaKennedy72FrankKolaczyk48Miriam77andKurtKoltDavid64andAnne64LaLibertyMarshaLanghill66Janet86andFrancisLebinskiRichardandDeloresLemayinmemoryoJennyLemayEdwardLempickiDavid58LJCandLoisLentAnneM.LeonardStephanie75andBruceLewisLouiseLonabocker68Linda65andJosephLucasJeanetteLundgrenNancy67andDarrellLutrusJamesMacIntyre56Irene94andBrianMackesRaymondMann54RonaldMartinelliDorisMatthews75LJCMary83andCedricMatthewsPatricia63andWilliamMcGuireBarbara54andDonaldMcNamaraBarbara59andDavidMcPhelimWinona56andMaxMeinenErjonMetohu08CarolynMilewski82AnnMitchell48Suellen86andDavidMolstadJay89andNicoleMooneyCarlaMorano11DavidMorinMargaretMorrill42MohammadNezam-MafVirginiaOConnell38Marjorie56andLawrenceOhsNicholas49andElizabethOnoratoIngrid67andMichaelPandoLorraine66andLewisPanzoRalph79andSusanParmenterAnita60andWarrenPatersonMichaelPerronAnn47andJohnPetersonGerry51andEleanor48PierceMaura86andMichaelPillaPitneyBowesJudithPitt62AnnRaetto50Helen68andLorenRambushMiriamRasmussen47Claire50andMelvinReeverDeborah79andTimothyReillyRichard59andJoAnneRicardiHolly69andEdgarRiozziMaryRoberge67PatriciaL.RobidouxJoanne69andWendellRoseKathryn68andTheodoreRoseDorothySachsClassof2016AtBeckertheresgreatfreedom.Everyonehasavoice.32FY13Donorreport FY13Donorreport33David60LJCandMildred60SalisburyEdwardSalvas61LJCChristineSampson03Carla66andGeorgeSandersLynn97Cormier-SayarathandSommaySayarathG.Annabell55andAnthonyScipioneMarilynSenger54DonnaSibley08Elaine63andJamesSmithStacySpecht04Sylvia51andRonaldSt.JeanAlanandDeborahStearnsKaitlynStearns12KimStelmachStephanieStilla-PetrieVirginia66andJamesStoopsInaSturdevant53Marie61andJosephSweeneyRobert51andJeanSwensonLynn82andRichardTancratiJane58andArthurTaylorBettyTemple44HowardThomasSallyannThomasBrianTierney67LJCKimberly89andPeterTiezziAnnaTitovaMrs.CatherineTomczukTerrasaUlmUnitedWayofRhodeIslandRobin85andAlexanderVasilevskyMarilyn54andJohnVeltriBarbaraWalls42JoAnneWarren96Evelyn57andWilliam57WattsMarilyn67Welch-FavaandRoyFavaElaine81andJamesWentzellMatthewWester12Paula84andBrianWetzelMelissaWheeler75LJCandJeffPurserWinston50andAnnWhitneyCarol73andJamesWrightinmemoryofAnneCrothersVanNormanTraceyZaleski85CarolZapustas63OtherContributorsLinda66andAlfredAcciardoPaul73andKathyAiroldiVirginia46andWalterAndersonJean64andJosephApicellaDoloresArata63UrsulaArelloinmemoryofLyndeeBailey97Elaine63andPeterArrisonLyndeeBailey97Lorraine49andRobertBardinKathleen70andCharlesBarrieHelen60andJamesBarryDaryl83andJohnBaschRita44andLeonBasqueLynnBeauregardVirginia47andJohnBeckSusanBelliveau04Elizabeth94andBrentBennettRita47andWilliamBennettDeborah69andPhilipBerkePeterBerlinger69LJCCarmella44andMarioBertoneMichaelBertrandDennis70LJCandReneeBerubeMary72andJosephBiancaBarbara70andErnestBicknellHarriet49andErnestBleauRuthBlodgett55MindyBoothLorita52andThomasBosworthAnnMarie85andRobertBoulgerKarin63andHaroldBourgeoisMargaret75andAlexanderBowersSuzanneBradyJanice80andJeffBriggsOressaBrown56JamieBurdick08Jennifer93andKirkBurnhamMichaelBusseySheila65andMichaelCalevroDonnaCampbell74BeverlyCapostagno55MargaretCarney56WilliamCarrollRosemary64andJamesCarrosMaryCarty46Faith67andEdmundCasarellaJeanette58andRichardCasteldaHolly80andDavidCavalGeorgia69andJamesClancyJudith58andGeorgeClarkGloria57andGeraldColemanDavid60andPaulaColvinCarroll60andBrianComstockConstellationEnergyMatchingGiftsProgramRuthConverse43ElizabethCorcoranBrookeCote12June53andRalphCrostaTimothy04andVirginiaDalyWilliamDean67LJCGloria48andCharlesDeeRaymondandCassandraDionneBeth85andMichaelDiPersioStanleyF.DoaneMichelle66andAlbertDonnenbergMary-Ellen80andBrianDunneWilliam59andAnnaDussaultDemetra93andDavidEdwardsMaryAnn51andGeorgeEggertAnn60andGeraldEichinCatherine75andGordonEngleKimberlyEnos03ElizabethEskola11Sharon70andBruceFagerquistRobertFagoneBetty51andEverettFarnsworthMichelleFatchericJudithFava-Houle64andJosephHouleJudyandDavidFinkelMarcia58andAndrewFisherHelen62andWilliamFlanneryKathleenFontainePaula75andJohnFoxRuthFoye68Barbara59andThomasFrancisElizabethGallo05CarolGarabedianElaineGaspard52inmemoryofD.LlewellynEvansSusanGates83PeggyGiguere54Gail82andMarkGilmoreNancyGoodhart52JeanGoodroe53Ellen62andPaulGouldPamelaGrahamTheresa57andMichaelGratisinmemoryofBarbaraSoares57Rebecca69andRobertGrilloKaren81andMarcGuillemetteAlan60andMeredithHagerBeverlyHanley66inMemoryofLindaGranell66Rosemarie56andThomasHansonJeanHasenzahl44Nancy60andWilliamHazelJoan61andMartinHeilmannAlbertaHilding40Shaaron66andDavidHoffmanRobert78LJCandBarbaraHoganJeanetteHoldenGayleHooke54Michele76andPaulHowardShannon94andChadHoweEdwardHutchings56Jacob48andMargaretIannucciMortonIsrael48Betsey63andEdwardJacksonTheresaJewell61EdwardJeznach04Classof2015Beckerhasopenedmyeyestonewexperiences.FY13Donorreport33 34FY13DonorreportGeorgeJohnson80Ereda49andPhillipsJonesJaneJungPatricia54andGeorgeKalberMichelleKasoufMary86andEugeneKeithJoseph74andEileenKennedyMaryLouiseKnapp54Joan81andGaryKopervasRobertKovacs71LJCJoan63andFrederickKowaleskiJean53andJamesKrupienskiNicolleLaBarge91Linda78andDavidLambertEleanorLaprade42Regina89andRichardLareauFrances48andRonaldLarsonJoAnneLegacy08JosephLegerMarjorie45andPaulLemirePatricia56andStanleyLemzaVirginiaLeussler82FrederickandJeannineLiberatoreCynthia58andDonaldLinceDoreen79andDavidLodigianiLouise80Lohmeyer-RileandTimothyRileFredE.LordDoreenLuciani06Alfred38andMildred39LuttersElizabeth61andRobertMacAllisterEvelyn50andJohnMacenskyKathleen70andJamesMagnoMary54andPaulMajorRoberta73andLawrenceMartinianoSally68andJosephMatzingerNancy-JaneMcCauley70Margaret51andHoraceMcCoanJaneMcGarry70Alana69andRobertMitchellBetty49andKarlMoodyJackMoore60LJCMarieMoore82Claire58andLloydMorrisonSarahMosierRandee89andFrederickMoyerCarolynMueller12Rita41Mullen-CerroneandRichardCerroneEvelynMurphy40KathleenMurrayCarla90andRonaldMuskatalloJane50andBenitoNataleCarol84andGlennNephewJames63LJCandRitaNessEllen70andHoraceNewburyIreneNickolson50Gloria65andTureNilssonCarolM.NolanRobertNordborgLaurie78andScottNystromDanielleOConnellBarbara57andRobertOLearyJudith59andLauriOravaKimberly88andTravisPaigePatricia71andJamesPalladinoAnnette85andCurtParadisLaurencePaulin46Adele57andRobertPetersonRobert66LJCandMariePetrieJoanPhalen49Mary57andRichardPhelanJudithPineau94Angela72Pisani-BrusaandGiuseppeBrusaKarenPowellDoloresPriceJoyce59andJosephReddenJean61andPaulRegazioJoan60andGeorgeReidPatriciaRheaume05ElenoraRhoades48NancyRichardsMarilynRichardson57MarianneRigoJaneandEdwardRobertsTammy85andRobertRobertsonSally70andBruceRobinsonV.Marilyn53andFrankRodriguesChristopherRodwill09James67andElizabethRolstonJaimeeRondeauJulieRoss87Patricia80andCharlesRossLaurie82andMarkRossmeislJustineRoth44JosephRuczhakinmemoryofBarbaraRuczhak63AdamSaladinoMarlene53andCharlesSalamoneCaroline46andJosephSalatielloBarbara52andGeneSatterleePatricia60andDavidScalesJames70LJCandSylviaScanlonCatherine80andAndrewScavelliRebekahSchulzeLinda75andWilliamScialabbaLewisScott92Lois56andWalterScottJosephandSusanSespaniakClaire52andHenryShapiroWilbert61andJoanneShawMarion49andHaroldSheldonAnnetteShepard59andLloydBennettElaineSimones79andCharlesTirrellLaurie77andGregorySmithThomasandNancySmithAlthea50andOrinSoestSusan67andJohnSokolowskiSamanthaSousa11LeeAnne81andFrancisSpokisRoberta50andRoySprattBrendaSt.Amand70DorisSt.John51Clarence48andLorettaSt.PeterDorisSt.Pierre-BasquilSaraStacey10Nancy05andPaulStandrowiczDianaStoddard64SamanthaSurner09EsmeraldaTaraj11SylviaTarnove48ShirleyTaylorJamesTeixeira11Betty55andGeorgeThomsonEleanor55andAldenThorpeChiaki90andBrianTierneyElsa55andW.OrenTowerJayne81andPeterTraceyAstrid11andMarkTrahanDorothy53andLeonTremblayCrystalTurkmen98Murielle58andGeorgeTuxburyPhyllisUnislawski52Thelma41andRobertVandervoortRobertVercauteren64JenniferVezina95Frederick48andMaryVitaliJudith49andAlbertVollShirley39andDouglasWaddellAmandaWallingTatianaWalzer06KentWard51Stanley48andFelicitasWeinerDarlene55andWilliamWheelerJoan66andRonaldWhitesellJune53andStewartWhitneyJaniceWickham54Donna73LJCandRonaldWigginsJanice74andJamesWilburBrian61andMaryLouiseWillettJoanne62andJohnWilsonRosemary82andRichardWolanskiCarolWright73inmemoryofAnneVanNormanMary64andHoraceZonaJoanne59andJohnZumwaldeDenotesdeceasedAcceleratedStudiesOverallitsareallygoodprogramandjustperfectformyschedule.34FY13DonorreportTheBeckerCollegeAnnualDonorGitReport2013recognizesallcontributorstotheCollegeandgitsreceivedduringthefscalyearthatbeganonJuly12012andendedonJune302013.IyounoticeanydiscrepanciespleasecalltheOfceoInstitutionalAdvancementat508.373.9531. 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