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Sisters Carolyn Kirkpatrick Davis ’86 and Paula Kirkpatrick Andrei ’91, M’92 made an IUP connection at the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade. (4/3/2017 4:12:08 PM)
Faced with a life-threatening condition, John Posa ’89 is getting help through a campaign started by his siblings. (4/3/2017 4:06:25 PM)
Michael Borowitz ’89 was guest conductor for an IUP production of Johann Strauss’s Die Fledermaus in December 2016. (4/3/2017 3:31:32 PM)
Michael Mann ’94 helped IUP promote its recycling efforts through a rap video. (4/3/2017 3:26:14 PM)
Organist Vince Ryan ’94, M’95 completed a tour of Germany in October 2016. (4/3/2017 3:16:43 PM)
Cold war scholar Patrick Pacalo ’88 was interviewed on radio show AM Ocala Live on WOCA in Florida. (4/3/2017 3:12:47 PM)
Janet Servinsky Lombardi ’85 planned get-togethers with IUP friends around basketball games during the 2016–17 season. (4/3/2017 3:02:38 PM)
Vivian Ireland Cox, infant daughter of Matthew Cox ’99 and Keri Cotter Cox ’03, modeled her IUP attire. (4/3/2017 2:48:56 PM)
Attorney Jason Perash ’03 has offices in Columbia and Hunt Valley, Maryland. (4/3/2017 2:26:01 PM)
FBI employee Debra Evans Smith ’81 spoke on counterintelligence, counterespionage, and inclusion in November 2016 in Washington, DC. (4/3/2017 2:19:30 PM)
The Gateway School District recently named a high school wing for Bob Read ’80, M’90. (4/3/2017 2:15:22 PM)
IUP’s speech-language pathology master’s class of 2006 returned to campus in October 2016 for a reunion. (4/3/2017 2:10:36 PM)
Army Captain Cynthia Anzulewicz Holuta ’06 is featured in the Military Women project. (4/3/2017 2:06:28 PM)
Principal at Boyer & Ritter, Bill Rehill ’81 said he is proud of the firm’s IUP team. (4/3/2017 1:15:39 PM)
Some IUP friends recently got together at the Raystown Lake house of Nancy Levin Seedor ’79. (4/3/2017 12:58:16 PM)
Ashley Broz O’Neil ’06 became a registered nurse after completing the program at Montgomery College. (4/3/2017 12:46:09 PM)
Led by Paul Chakot ’16 and Alec Zander Redd ’14, Indiana band Black Ridge released its debut CD. (4/3/2017 12:37:43 PM)
Barry Lippencott ’67 and Pattie Hedges Lippencott ’68 joined other IUP fans at the men's basketball game at Syracuse in November 2016. (4/3/2017 12:30:15 PM)
The Royal Scottish Society of Painters in Watercolor invited Bruce Bobick ’63, M’67 to be part of its Open Winter Exhibition. (4/3/2017 12:16:01 PM)
Rich Zielinski ’70 shared a piece in the book Dammit I Love You and is working on a second book of stories after his 2014 Short Stories of a Strange Man. (12/12/2016 1:16:43 PM)
Shelly Lipscomb Echeverria ’89 has illustrated her first children’s book, My Elephant-Sized Dream. (12/7/2016 4:17:09 PM)
The YMCA of Greater Pittsburgh has renewed the term of Mike Tomera ’90 as treasurer on its board of directors. (12/7/2016 3:57:58 PM)
Linda Toki ’87 took second place in photography in the 2016 BarnArt Show in Gettysburg. (12/7/2016 3:42:04 PM)
Real Trends has named Erin Krueger ’02 one of nation’s top real estate professionals. (12/7/2016 3:08:36 PM)
The YMCA of Greater Pittsburgh named David Bluemling ’85 vice chair on its board of directors. (12/7/2016 1:15:24 PM)
CNN’s Joann Sierra ’85 won four awards in the White House News Photographers Association’s 2016 Eyes of History video contest. (12/6/2016 4:31:54 PM)
Christina Marco-Fies M’05, D’13 and her husband, Shawn, welcomed a son in January 2016. (12/5/2016 1:27:53 PM)
Sara Barnett Lawer ’06, M’08 has written a chapter for Lasting Impressions: Laying the Foundation for Engaged and Philanthropic Future Alumni. (12/2/2016 4:38:12 PM)
John Hollmann M’81 has published a book, Project Risk Quantification. (12/2/2016 3:50:08 PM)
The “White House gang” celebrated the retirement of Bill Lewis ’81 in July 2016. (11/30/2016 1:22:03 PM)