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2010 Distinguished Alumni and President's Award Recipients
Top Row: Lawrence Flanagan '80 B.S., Viola Tagliatela and Stephen Tagliatela.
Bottom Row: James Cassella, Ph.D. '76 B.A., Samuel Bergami '85 E.M.B.A., Chairman, UNH Board of Governors; Steven H. Kaplan Ph.D., President, UNH; Janice Sussman '83 E.M.B.A.,
Patricia Tagliatela and Louis Tagliatela.
President's Award recipients not pictured: Mary and Louis Tagliatela, Sr., and Deborah Tagliatela.

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Thanks to Everyone who Helped Make the
27th Annual Alumni Scholarship Ball a Huge Success!

The University’s signature scholarship event of the year, the 27th Annual Alumni Scholarship Ball raised approximately $440,000. During the event, which was attended by more than 300 guests, distinguished alumni awards were presented to James Cassella ’76 B.A., Senior Vice President, Research and Development, Alexza Pharmaceuticals, Lawrence Flanagan ’80 B.S., Chief Marketing Officer, MasterCard Worldwide and Janice Sussman ’80 E.M.B.A., President, Dance Writers Associates. In addition, the President’s Medal was given to the Louis Tagliatela family for their outstanding service to UNH and the community. View photos from this year’s gala.

University News

Alumni Receive a 10 Percent Discount on
UNH Summer Youth Camps
Are you looking for an activity or program to entertain your children or grandchildren this summer? Register them for an academic or recreational summer youth camp and as an alumnus you will receive a 10 percent discount on the cost of the program. Learn more about the summer youth camp program, and register today.
Dr. Henry C. Lee to Deliver 2010 Commencement Address
Internationally-renowned forensic scientist Dr. Henry C. Lee will deliver the commencement address to the class of 2010 and receive an honorary doctorate of laws degree during Spring Commencement on Sunday, May 16. Also receiving honorary degrees will be John Aaron Frey ’44 A.S., chairman of the board at H.M.P. Industries, and Howard H.W. Lee, founder and vice chairman of the World Journal, the largest Chinese-language newspaper in North America.
The UNH Campus Bookstore will begin participating in a "Rent-A-Text" program for the fall semester. The program lets students rent certain textbooks for less money than it would cost to purchase them. Read more about this program in the New Haven Register.

College of Arts & Sciences News

UNH Hosts Lyme Disease Symposium
The latest research on the diagnosis and treatment of Lyme disease will be presented at the Lyme Disease Symposium in Dodds Hall Theatre on the UNH campus. Read more about the symposium, which will feature lectures by experts from around the world.

College of Business News

ESPN's Chris Berman Visits Campus
ESPN sports journalist Chris Berman came to the UNH campus on April 15 to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the UNH Sports Management program and discuss his experiences at ESPN. More than 300 people came to listen to the discussion between Berman and ESPN producer and UNH alumnus Craig Mortali ’84 B.S. Read more about the evening and view the photos.

Tagliatela College of Engineering News

$25,000 United Illuminating Foundation Grant for
Connecticut Power Training Center
The Tagliatela College of Engineering received a $25,000 grant from The United Illuminating Foundation to create a power systems concentration that will serve as the training center for the power industry in southern Connecticut. Read more about the training center.

Henry C. Lee College of Criminal Justice and Forensic Sciences News

Crimanal Justice Students Win Big at National Conference
UNH’s student chapter of the American Criminal Justice Association, represented by 15 students and one advisor, brought home a host of awards from its national conference held March 15 to 19 in Portland, Ore. Read more about the club's achievements.

Read more University news including UNH's new vice presidents for enrollment management and student affairs and three new members appointed to the UNH Board of Governors.


Be Part of the 20th Annual Charger Golf Classic
The Department of Athletics will be holding its 20th Annual Charger Classic golf tournament on Tuesday, June 15 at the Country Club of Woodbridge. Sponsored by the Acorn Group and Sodexo, the Charger Classic is a major fundraiser for the Department of Athletics and UNH. Enjoy a day of golf and help support Charger Athletics. Get more information about the 20th Annual Charger Classic or call 203-932-7016.
Season Tickets for 2010 Football Season Now Available
Season tickets are now available for the 2010 UNH Charger football season. Become part of the tradition and support the Chargers in their 2010 campaign. Order your tickets today!

Alumni Spotlight

Steve Klemenz '78 B.S.
Swinging for the Stars
For Steve Klemenz '78 B.S., golf is his life, yet he rarely has time to play. As the general manager of some of the most prestigious golf clubs in the nation, Klemenz spends his work days surrounded by beautifully manicured links. Unfortunately, he usually is wielding a pen, not a club. Read more about the general manager of the Country Club of Fairfield.

Alumni News

Save on Auto, Home and Renters Insurance
The UNH Alumni Association has teamed up with Liberty Mutual to offer alumni an opportunity to purchase high-quality auto, home and renters insurance through Group Savings Plus®. For a free, no-obligation quote, please call Matt Griswold ’06 B.S., (203) 268-8844 ext. 52584 or visit him online.
Short-Term Medical Insurance
GradMed® short-term medical insurance is designed for new graduates searching for a job and waiting for new employment benefits to begin, as well as alumni in between jobs.

Vote for the Alumni Board of Directors
Every year the Alumni Association's Board of Directors approves a new slate of members to join the Board. In accordance with the by-laws, this slate must be approved by a voting majority of the Association's membership. View the slate and cast your vote.

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Enter to Win a UNH Alumni T-Shirt and License Plate Frame
Show your UNH pride with an alumni T-shirt and license plate frame. Our next winner will be randomly selected on Friday, June 4, 2010. It’s our way of saying thank you for reading the e-newsletter. Enter to be this issue's winner.

Congratulations to David J. Fuss '91 B.A., of Plymouth, Mass., who won a UNH golf umbrella in the last e-newsletter drawing.

A leader in experiential education, the University of New Haven is experiencing a historic and nationally recognized surge in enrollment. Founded in 1920, the University provides its students with a unique combination of solid liberal arts and real-world, hands-on professional training. UNH is a private university with an 80-acre main campus. The University has an enrollment of more than 5,700; approximately 1,700 graduate students and more than 4,000 undergraduates, 70 percent of whom reside in University housing. The University offers more than 80 undergraduate degrees and more than 25 graduate degrees through the College of Arts and Sciences, College of Business, the Henry C. Lee College of Criminal Justice and Forensic Sciences, the Tagliatela College of Engineering and University College. University of New Haven students study abroad through a variety of distinctive programs.

UNH Alumni Association
Calendar of Events

May 16, 2010
Spring Commencement

June 5, 2010
Graduate Open House

June 15, 2010
20th Annual Charger Classic
Country Club of Woodbridge

August 28, 2010
Golden Charger Luncheon and Honorary Degree Celebration
More information to come

September 11, 2010
Harmony Classic
UNH vs. Lincoln University
1 p.m.
Ralph F. DellaCamera Stadium

October 23, 2010
UNH vs. Merrimack College
1 p.m.
Ralph F. DellaCamera Stadium
More information to come

April 16, 2011
28th Annual Alumni Scholarship Ball

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