Class of 1982

Glenn Pierce '82

September 14, 2010

Glenn Pierce ’82 Helps Found State-of-the-Art Charter School for Children with Autism

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By Kate Helm Over the past seven years, Glenn Pierce ’82, founder and CEO of Pacific Charter School Development (PCSD), a Los Angeles-based developer of charter school facilities, has helped open over 40 schools serving nearly 15,000 previously at-risk youth. But it’s the one child that his newest school touches that means the most. In [...]

Edward W. Ahart '69

June 8, 2010

New Board Chair and Trustees Elected at Lafayette

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Edward W. Ahart ’69, managing partner and chairman of the law firm of Schenck, Price, Smith & King LLP, Florham Park, N.J., has been elected chair of Lafayette’s Board of Trustees. In addition, two alumni have been elected to the Board and will begin five-year terms July 1. They are Judson C. (Jud) Linville ’79, [...]

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February 10, 2010

Ramus Family Tackles Poverty in Honduras

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Dan ’82, wife Kay ’82, and sister Diane ’78 bring necessities and education to an isolated town When Dan Ramus ’82 graduated, Sen. Bill Bradley addressed his class, talking about the progress made in American education in the students’ lifetimes, moving from pencils to computers. Years after Ramus left Lafayette, he saw firsthand how important [...]

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November 25, 2008

Letting the Good Times Roll

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Julie Mulvihill ’82 is CEO of Crystal Springs Resort As CEO of Crystal Springs Resort in Vernon, N.J., Julie Mulvihill ’82 takes her responsibility to make sure patrons have a good time very seriously. As the largest employer in Sussex County, N.J., Crystal Springs Resort boasts seven golf courses, two hotels, two spas, and 12 [...]

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October 23, 2008

Seeking Leopards in New Territories

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Alumni chapters joining effort to help recruit students in California, Colorado, Illinois, New Mexico, Southern Florida, and Texas By Kate Helm The vitality and enthusiasm of the College’s alumni chapters have long been a hallmark of Lafayette. The Office of Admissions is putting those strengths to use in a new recruitment initiative designed to help [...]

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July 22, 2008

Lafayette Takes Top Honors in New York Green Building Council Design Competition

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Students place first among all undergraduates in multidisciplinary contest Lafayette students took top honors among all undergraduates in the United States Green Building Council’s Natural Talent Design contest to create the most sustainable learning environment in New York City and revitalize premier park space on the Brooklyn waterfront. The students designed a middle school, community [...]

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May 13, 2008

Lafayette Community Thrives Across the Pond

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London chapter is model international alumni group By Kate Helm Travel anywhere in the U.S. and you may have a Leopard sighting. The same is true of 91 countries around the world. That’s why, with 36 established alumni chapters in the U.S., the Office of Alumni Affairs and the Alumni Association have set their sights [...]

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March 19, 2008

A Delectable Success

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19 alumni turn out to mentor 80 students at Etiquette Dinner For students preparing to embark on professional careers, the thought of participating in a business dinner can be daunting. The Offices of Career Services and Alumni Affairs partnered with Lafayette Dining Services to hold an etiquette dinner Feb. 28. The evening featured Anne Baum, [...]

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February 27, 2008

A Love For Juggling Roles and Clients

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RCB Communications President Renee Schneck Biale ’82 will discuss “Discover Your Inner Entrepreneur” at Council of Lafayette Women Conference Whether she’s hanging on the back of a motorcycle racing around a track at 120 mph, chronicling a delicate surgical procedure, cheering from the sidelines at her daughter’s field hockey games, or working up a sweat [...]

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December 5, 2007

More Than Just a Job

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Renee Becton Strickland ’82, former Air Force officer, launches a consulting firm – and more By Barbara Mulligan Five years ago, Renee Becton Strickland ’82 retired from the U.S. Air Force as a colonel following a 20-year military career that included serving as deputy program manager of a cutting-edge technical intelligence program. She describes those [...]