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Monthly Archives: August 2013

Marilyn Martone

Marilyn Martone

Printer Friendly In 1998, when their daughter Michelle was a senior at the University of Chicago, Larry and Marilyn Martone received a call saying she had been hit by a car and had a traumatic brain injury. Ironically—and also providentially—Martone

Janelle Lacey

Janelle Lacey

Printer Friendly After self-described “foodie” Janelle (Steiger) Lacey graduated from Immaculata in 2008, she never imagined her career would bring her back to the campus. Now a licensed dietician/nutritionist, Lacey is employed by Williamson Hospitality Services, a division of CulinArt,

Todd Hassler

Todd Hassler

Printer Friendly The journey is the thing for Todd Hassler ‘12, even when that journey involves a 2.4-mile swim, a 112-mile bike ride, followed by a 26.2-mile run. Hassler, who recently earned his B.A. in human performance management, took on

Thuy Tran

Thuy Tran

Printer Friendly Thuy Tran made the transition from a career in fashion to one in the hospitality industry, but that’s not the most remarkable life journey she has taken. Tran, who graduated from Immaculata with the Class of 1996, was

Faithful Learning

Printer Friendly When the Archdiocese of Philadelphia went looking for its two newest school superintendents, church officials launched a national search. But the women chosen in July to fill the posts were found close to home, and both have strong

Chalk Talk

Kelly Brown and Brianna Duffin

Printer Friendly Roommates. Lifelong best friends. High school classmates. Mighty Macs teammates. All of those words—and more—describe Kelly Brown and Brianna Duffin, who both graduated from Cardinal O’Hara High School in Springfield, PA (which won three Philadelphia Catholic League championships

Sally Berenzweig

Sally Berenzweig

Printer Friendly “I truly believe that the child molesters killed who they could have been,” said Sally Berenzweig, M.Ed., M.A. ’95, referring to the abused women she worked with for her counseling psychology practicum at Immaculata. “Many of the ladies

Synchronicity

Zanthia Reddish, Orathia Bradley

Printer Friendly Zanthia Reddish, Ed.D. and Orathia Bradley, Ed.D. are identical twins; not surprisingly, they share a few things in common. But the similarities between these two remarkable women take the concept of synchronicity to new—and uncanny—levels. Though raised in

Jorge Bacigalupo

Jorge Bacigalupo

Printer Friendly Jorge Bacigalupo, a biology major with a minor in chemistry who plans to graduate in December, said he became interested in the topic of diabetes medication because his grandmother had the disease. “She hated syringes,” he said, “so

Claudia May

Claudia May

Printer Friendly Just hearing the senior class president describe one of her typical days is exhausting. The fashion merchandising major has a double minor in business and entrepreneurship. She serves as Resident Assistant (RA), has a work-study position with University