Category Archives: Alumni Profile

Alumna Gerry Killeen brings expertise back to Newman University

Gerry Killeen has had only two jobs in her life – working for a large, highly successful New York advertising agency, and co-founding what would become a … Continue reading Alumna Gerry Killeen brings expertise back to Newman University

High expectations lead to high achievements for Brandon Brigham

Although Newman alumnus Brandon Brigham graduated nearly six years ago, his time spent at Newman still impacts his life in … Continue reading High expectations lead to high achievements for Brandon Brigham

Alumna finds inspiration, purpose at ASC Ministries in Tanzania

By Katie (Valliere) Streit ’08 Editor’s Note: After graduating with degrees in English and secondary education, Katie (Valliere) Streit taught … Continue reading Alumna finds inspiration, purpose at ASC Ministries in Tanzania

Emily Becker

It’s just after 5 p.m. at the busy optometry office where Emily Becker, O.D. practices. Patients are on their way … Continue reading Emily Becker

Letters from Haiti

For four weeks in late 2010, John (J.R.) Pyles, M.D. ’76 volunteered his medical services to the J/P Haitian Relief Organization (J/P HRO) to help victims of the earthquake that struck Haiti Jan. 12, 2010.