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President Caprio Meets Alumni in San Francisco; Dinner Receptions in Florida and Boston Coming Up

Posted December 15, 2010

sfrenataballcapriogifAlumni in San Francisco enjoyed the opportunity to meet President Anthony S. Caprio and hear the latest news about the College during an alumni dinner reception at Kuleto's on January 5. The event “was a complete success,” according to host Art Gaudio, dean of the School of Law. “The guests enjoyed reconnecting with one another and meeting others in the Bay area who graduated from Western New England College.” Pictured are Renata Ball ’02, President Caprio, and Ball’s mother, Lugenia Yates ’77. View the photo album/slide show.

The February 15 Naples, FL event, hosted by John H. Breck III L’83, will be held at The Club Pelican Bay, 707 Gulf Park Drive, Naples, FL. The St. Petersburg, FL event, hosted by Barbara and Leonard A. McCue L’82, will take place on February 16, at the St. Petersburg Yacht Club, 11 Central Ave., St. Petersburg, FL. The Delray Beach, FL presidential dinner reception, hosted by Mary Rose Ryan O’Connell L’81 and Trustee Robert Carnevale ’68, will be held on February 17 at The Seagate Beach Club, 401 South Ocean Blvd., Delray Beach, FL. The Boston event will take place April 6 at the Algonquin Club, 217 Commonwealth Ave., Boston, MA. All four events will take place from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

These get-togethers follow well-attended dinner receptions in Providence, RI, and Washington, DC this past fall. For more information, contact Kathy Pappas G’98, director of alumni relations, at 413-782-1478.


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