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Alumni Spotlight – Sr. Michele Schroeck

This month we are spotlighting Sister Michele Schroeck ’88 ’96 ’10, an Elementary,  Special Education and Organizational Leadership grad who is now a Sister of Mercy and program coordinator at the The House of Mercy – a ministry and residence of the Sisters of Mercy in an economically and ethnically diverse neighborhood in Erie, Pa. [...]

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Alumni Spotlight – Christina Drushel

This month we are spotlighting Christina Drushel ’09, an Anthropology and Archaeology grad who is now working with the Maryland Governor’s Office for Children. We caught up with Christina at the Baltimore stop on our alumni road trip, where she described her job as “working to end childhood hunger in Maryland.” Needless to say, she [...]

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Alumni Spotlight – George Venuto

This month we’re honored to spotlight George Venuto ’78 who will be shaving his head Mar. 16 as part of the St. Baldrick’s head-shaving event. St. Baldrick’s is the largest volunteer-driven fundraising program for childhood cancer research and the foundation now funds more in childhood cancer research grants than any organization except the U.S. government. [...]

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Alumni Spotlight – Billy Byrnes

We interviewed Billy Byrnes ’02 for our Alumni Spotlight on what it means to be an ambassador of service. Billy graduated in 2002 with a BA in Political Science and Religious Studies, and he and his wife Kristin are now volunteering with the Volunteer Missionary Movement in Waslala, Nicaragua. They are currently teaching and experiencing [...]

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Alumni Spotlight – Natalie Thunberg

This month, we’re happy to spotlight an alumna who has spent much of her post Mercyhurst life dedicating herself to the College’s mission of being globally responsible. We’re featuring Natalie Thunberg ’91 who works as a contracting officer for the United States Agency for International Development (USAID). Natalie graduated from Mercyhurst with a BA in [...]

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Alumni Spotlight – Rev. Walter Green

With the holiday season right around the corner, the alumni relations team was inspired to begin a series that features an alum who embodies one of the core values from our mission statement. In this issue, we’re featuring a 1980 graduate from Washington, D.C. whose life work truly represents what it means to be socially [...]

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