Past Events

Boston Alumni & Friends Regional Reception

Peter Rowden and Christine Meola Alumni and friends joined Becker College at the Boston Marriott Copley Place on December 12, 2018.  The guests, including several alumni from the class of 2018, heard remarks from President Crimmin and host, Trustee Peter Rowden, about Becker’s current projects and priorities.

 

 

guests at Boston Reception class of 2018 graduates guests at Boston Reception guests at Boston Reception

 

Golden Years Luncheon

attendees at 2018 Golden Luncheon The Becker College Alumni Association formed the Fifty-Year Association to honor graduates who are celebrating or have celebrated their fifty-year reunion from Leicester Junior College or Becker College. This year, on October 19, 2018 the Class of 1968 joined the Fifty-Year Association at the 28th Annual Golden Years Luncheon.  The luncheon celebrates everyone who is celebrating or has celebrated their 50th reunion.  Each year, the oldest graduate is honored with the Golden Graduate Award.  This year, the awards were given to one member of the class of 1937 and one from the class of 1938, both of whom had celebrated their 100th birthday.

Norma Cormier '37 receives Golden Graduate award Virginia Kimball '38 receives Golden Graduate award classmates posing together an alumna and her guest at the Golden Luncheon 1968 classmates hug at reunion Trustee chair with 1968 class representatives and president Class of 1968 at Golden Years luncheon

Llew Evans Scholarship Golf Tournament

Hank the hawk giving a high five

 

The Llew Evans Scholarship Golf Tournament was held on Monday September 17, 2018 at the Wachusett Country Club.  All proceeds from the tournament benefit the D. Llewellyn Evans Scholarship fund.  With 108 golfers the course was full of energy.  Thank you to everyone that participated for supporting Becker’s students.  With your help, we were able to raise $90,000 to benefit the D. Llewellyn Evans Scholarship Fund!

 

 

Golfers in carts

Golfer with Hank the Hawk players on golf coursePlayer hitting golf ballDr Crimmin speaking at golf tournament Golfers enjoying the reception Golfers enjoying the reception

A Night at Fenway Park

Fenway Park signAlumni and guests came to Fenway Park in the hopes of watching the Red Sox beat the Yankees.  Luckily, the Red Sox did not disappoint! Guests enjoyed a buffet sponsored by the Becker College Alumni Association, cheering along with a rowdy stadium as the Sox tie the game in the bottom of the 9th and head into extra innings.  In the bottom of the 10th inning, the Sox pulled through with the win!

 

RED SOX WIN sign 1950 alum enjoys the game guests smile at the game a family at Fenway Park alumni and friends at the gamealumni and friends lign up for food three generations of Becker alumni and friends two alumnae smiling guests watch the game 

Cape Cod Alumni & Friends Regional Reception

Guests at the Wianno Club Alumni and friends joined Becker College at the Wianno Club in Osterville on July 26, 2018.  Guests heard from Ursula Furi-Perry, Dean of Humanities and Social Sciences, about exciting programs at Becker, including the School of Graduate and Professional Studies and the forensics lab on campus.  President Nancy Crimmin informed the guests about new projects and priorities for the College including a new green space on the property of the former Worcester Tennis Club.

three alumni and friends smiling  an alumna with her husband in front of the ocean friends of Becker at the cape reception Dean Ursula Furi-Perry and Dean Julie Bailey Former Trustee Norma Sandison with Trustee Frances Polito

 

Worcester Alumni & Friends Regional Reception

Dr. Crimmin speaking at receptionPresident Dr. Nancy P. Crimmin welcomed alumni and friends to a reception hosted by Mark Fuller on Thursday, May 31, 2018 at Tatnuck Country Club.  More than 50 guests enjoyed hearing from Corporator and host Mark Fuller, as well as incoming Chair of the Board of Trustees, Christine Cassidy.  In her presentation, Dr. Crimmin gave an update about the College, including our recent distinctions and accolades, as well as our goals for the future.

 

 

Dr. Crimmin, Mike Angelini, and Christine Cassidy group posed at reception women smiling at reception couple standing at reception couple seated at reception two women smiling class of '38 alumna and guest BCAA board members

Leicester Junior College All-Class Reunion & Dedication of the Minutemen Room

LJC alumni at ReunionLeicester Junior College Alumni from the classes of 1964 through 1978 came together for a memorable reunion to witness the official dedication of the Minutemen Room in the Fuller Campus Center in Leicester.  Trustees and LJC alumni Andy Mazur ’72 and

Len Blair points to his old room

Danny DelMastro ’70 spoke about their time at Leicester Junior with fondness and humor, bringing a smile to the faces of all in attendance.  President Nancy P. Crimmin remarked, “Our shared history is something that is wonderful, and something to celebrate. While our name has evolved over the years, our focus has, and will continue to be, on ensuring that alumni from all of our iterations will not be forgotten. This room is one example of how we will ensure the students of today and tomorrow will learn about our illustrious history and the melding of two great institutions into one.”

Dr. Crimmin speaks to the room Andy Mazur and John Leahy laugh Danny DelMastro speaks four smiling LJC alumni memorabilia display Minutemen banner and table display alumni reunite and embrace LJC alumni

Hartford Alumni & Friends Regional Reception

Jay DiGeronimo and Dr. CrimminPresident Dr. Nancy P. Crimmin welcomed alumni and friends to a reception hosted by Danny DelMastro on Thursday, April 5, 2018 at the Hartford Canoe Club. Joining our alumni and friends were newly admitted students of the class of 2022.  Dr. Crimmin gave alumni an update on the affairs at Becker College and gave the admitted students an opportunity to learn more about their prospective school.

 

 

 

 

Hartford attendees Hartford attendees accepted student and family smiles Dr. Crimmin speaks in Hartford accepted student and her family

Florida Alumni & Friends Regional Receptions

President Crimmin and guestsIn January, Becker’s new president, Dr. Nancy P. Crimmin, traveled to three cities in Florida with Christine Meola, Vice President of Institutional Advancement, and Mary Maloney, Director of Alumni Relations & Planned Giving.  On Monday, January 8, 2018, Laura Andrassy ’69 welcomed alumni and friends into her home in Palm Beach.  Guests had a chance to meet Dr. Crimmin and hear her speak about the affairs of the College.  That Tuesday, January 9, they traveled to Naples, where they were welcomed to the home of Carol ’56 and Greg Reid for their second reception.  The week ended on Thursday, January 11, with a reception for the Tampa area at the Renaissance Vinoy Hotel in St. Petersburg, hosted by James ’53 and Patricia Generelli.

 

Tampa group woman playing piano guests watching Dr. Crimmin speak group photo Naples guests at table smiling group Group photo Palm Beach