Student & Alumni Updates

Spring/Summer 2013-14


Serra Ann Boland, M.S. student, and Nicholas Forte are planning a March 2014 wedding.

Katy Malley, M.S. student, and Andy Niemerg are planning a July 2014 wedding.


Serra Ann and Nicholas

Andy & Katy2

Katy and Andy









Fernando Alessandri, M.S. (Class of 2011), and Julia are expecting their first child in March 2014.

James Hernandez, M.S., Psy.D. student, and Emily are expecting their second child in December 2013.

Nick Stevens, M.S., Psy.D. student, and Sara (McClendon) Stevens, M.S. (Class of 2014), are expecting their second child in April 2014.


Lindsey (Irby) Leonardo, M.S. (Class of 2012) and Miguel welcomed son Joseph Sebastian in March 2013.

Gregory Bottaro, Psy.D. (Class of 2012), and Barbara welcomed son Elijah Gregory on August 28, 2013.

Elijah Gregory Bottaro

Elijah Gregory Bottaro








Ron George, M.S. (Class of 2005), a Republican delegate, announced his candidacy for governor of Maryland.


Sister Marita

Sister Marita Therese Francesca Dela Fuente, M.S. student, made her perpetual profession of vows on August 6, 2013 at the Basilica of St. John the Evangelist in Stamford, CT during a Solemn Mass of Profession of Vows.

Octavia Ratiu, Psy.D. student, worked this summer as a teacher’s assistant in the Abnormal Psychology Class for Duke University’s high-gifted and talented program.

Julia Hogan, M.S. (Class of 2013), had her article “Handwritten Revival: A Case for Sending Letters” featured in Verily Magazine on Sept. 17, 2013.