Alumni Connections

Class Notes Spring 2015

Mar 13th, 2015 | By
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1960s Rita Shaw Reindl ’60 BSN was nominated and accepted into the Equestrian Order of the Holy Sepulchre in Jerusalem. The induction ceremony took place in October at the Co-Cathedral of the Sacred Heart, in Houston, Texas. The principal celebrant was His Eminence Daniel Cardinal Dinardo, KGCHS. Mary Evelyn Wright King ’66 BS, MS, RHIA

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Board member euphoric about helping students achieve dreams

Mar 13th, 2015 | By
Karin and Scott Beckendorf pose for photo at the 2013 Swing-In Auction Party.

By Summer Chandler While it may be said often, it is no less true: helping others rewards the giver as much as the recipient. That reward is what has kept UIW Board of Trustees member J. Scott Beckendorf involved with UIW’s Development Board for 19 years. “I think it just does good for the person

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Upcoming Events

Mar 13th, 2015 | By
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UPCOMING EVENTS • UIW Tech Fair, Wednesday, April 1, 9 a.m.–3 p.m., Marian Hall Ballroom • Cutting EdgeTM Fiesta® Fashion Show, Tuesday, April 14, 6 p.m., Tobin Center for the Performing Arts • 29th Annual Alamo Heights Night®, Friday, April 17, 5:30- 11:30 p.m., UIW campus • “Throwback to the 80s” Swing-In Auction Party, Thursday,

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UIW’s Fine Arts Complex gets a makeover

Nov 14th, 2014 | By
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William Gokelman, professor of music and chair of the music department, directs the Cardinal Chorale in the new choir rehearsal room at UIW’s Fine Arts Complex. “It is truly a blessing to have the appropriate spaces for rehearsing and music making. We have never had true rehearsal rooms before, having had to rehearse the 80-100

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Class Notes Fall 2014

Nov 14th, 2014 | By
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1970s Dr. Leslie Mayrand ’77 BA BSN recently formed a comedy troupe called “Rodeo Sweethearts.” Joe Pickard ’77 BBA has taken on a partner and now practices law as Pickard and Ross, PC in Littleton, Colo. 1980s Michael Segovia ’84 BA recently gave a TED Talk in March 2014 at the TEDx Boyle Heights event

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Family and community inspire leadership

Nov 14th, 2014 | By
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The University of the Incarnate Word (UIW) is a place of family and community. Robert Crosby, who in July became the new chair of UIW’s Development Board, said his inspiration for getting involved at the university was his wife, Kate ’96 BBA, and friend and colleague, Mikel Fitzgerald. “Kate joined the Development Board in January

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Incarnate Word for Life

Nov 14th, 2014 | By
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Cheryl McMullan ’62 IWHS ’66 BA ’70 MA confesses she has too many fond memories to mention, so many they could fill a book. But pivotal to her as an alumna of the Brainpower Connection’s St. Peter Prince of Apostles School, Incarnate Word High School (IWHS), and what was then Incarnate Word College (IWC), are

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Upcoming Events

Nov 14th, 2014 | By
Join us for Midnight Mass at the Chapel of the Incarnate Word on Wednesday, Dec. 24, at midnight!

Upcoming UIW Events Cardinal Chorale & Singers Fall Concert – Sunday, Nov. 16, Chapel of the Incarnate Word, 3 p.m. Cardinals for Kids Winter’s Eve Gala – Thursday, Nov. 20, McCombs Center Rosenberg Sky Room, 6:30 p.m. Jazz Ensemble Concert – Thursday, Nov. 20, Seddon Hall, 7:30 p.m. Orchestra of the Incarnate Word – Saturday,

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Class Notes Summer 2014

Jul 9th, 2014 | By
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1970s Christine Condren ’72 BA recently retired as director of special education from the North East Independent School District in San Antonio, Texas. She had worked as a teacher and administrator in special education for 40 years. Mary Betty Callender ’76 BSN retired from Ohio Health home care in Columbus, Ohio after 18 years in

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Alumni Events

Jul 9th, 2014 | By
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Alumni & Family Homecoming Save the date for Oct. 23-26! Mark your calendar and come visit UIW. Our Alumni & Family Homecoming has an event for everyone! Make sure to visit the alumni and parent website at www.uiwalumni.org for more information! Additional Summer and Fall dates to keep in mind Friday, July 18 – Lion

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