Marymount Manhattan College (MMC) invited the classes of '45, '50, '55, '60, '65, '70, '75, '80, '85, '90, '95, '00 and '05 for Reunion 2010 "Then and Now." The celebration was held June 11-13 at the MMC campus. The College honored Maureen Cahill Grant '60 with the Pere Gailhac Award and Joshua Sherman '00 with the Sr. Raymunde McKay Award. Grant, who retired in 2008 from MMC, served the College in varying capacities for former President Regina Peruggi, Ph.D. , and as senior vice president for President Judson R. Shaver, Ph.D. After graduating from MMC, Sherman decided to pursue a career in medicine. He graduated from Stony Brook University School of Medicine in 2006 and completed his residency in internal medicine at Stony Brook Medical Center in 2009. He is currently a hospitalist at Southwestern Vermont Medical Center in Bennington, Vt.
On Friday, The Lowerre Family Terrace served as a great setting for a welcome reception and to familiarize alumni with the College's recent developments. On Saturday, Professor Mary Brown, Ph.D. , led alumni on a walking tour of the neighborhood before the luncheon in the Great Hall. Preceding a retrospective slide show, Professor of Theatre Arts Mary Fleischer, Ph.D. , and Professor of Communication Arts Alister Sanderson, Ph.D. , held a discussion about the College's progress. Class meetings and parties allowed alumni the chance to catch up with former classmates. Alumni completed the weekend celebration with a farewell picnic brunch and scenic walking tour of Central Park on Sunday.
MMC alumni took a neighborhood walking tour, led by Professor Mary Brown, Ph.D.
Classmates from the Class of 1965 looked through photos.
Joshua Sherman '00 receives the Sr. Raymunde McKay Award from President Judson R. Shaver, Ph.D.
Members of the Class of 1950.
Members of the Class of 1960.
Members of the Class of 1970
Professor of Theatre Arts Mary Fleischer, Ph.D., and Professor of Communication Arts Alister Sanderson, Ph.D., held a discussion in the Regina Peruggi
Members of the Class of 1960 greet each other during the Reunion Luncheon.
Members of the Classes of 1980 and 1985, along with MMC staff volunteers.
Maureen Cahill Grant '60 receives the Pere Gailhac Award from President Judson R. Shaver, Ph.D.
Members of the Class of 1955.
Members of the Class of 1965
Members of the Class of 1975