Tag Archives: Alum

Women’s Military Service to be Honored

The heroic contributions and commitment of women in the military will be highlighted at a special event in commemoration of Women’s History Month being held March 21 at Daemen College. “Unsung Heroes: The History of Women in the Military” will take place from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. in the college’s Research and Information Commons Room… Read More »

Alum Profile – Karen Sharp-Price ‘90

Daemen College graduate Karen Sharp-Price credits her bachelor’s degree in humanities with minors in business management and history and government for her success in the human resources field. “It was an excellent choice for me because it allowed me to take a variety of courses that I was interested in,” said Sharp-Price. “I took a… Read More »

Alum Profile – Lisa Martin ‘04

Dr. Lisa (Vargovich) Martin received a doctorate of physical therapy from Daemen College in 2004 and was in the first graduating class in the DPT program. After completing her degree, Martin began her physical therapy career in Seattle, and then moved to Charleston, S.C., where she worked in an outpatient orthopedic setting and was later… Read More »

Alum Profile – Carlton Lampkins ‘80

Carlton Lampkins earned a bachelor’s degree in biology from Daemen College in 1980. As a student, he served as vice president for programming for Student Government, and was a resident assistant and head resident. Looking back on his college years at Daemen, Lampkin credits the late Dr. Edward McMahon, former chair of the Education Department… Read More »

Alum Profile – Bonnie Fredenburg ‘64

Bonnie Fredenburg earned a bachelor’s degree in elementary education (social studies) from Daemen College (then Rosary Hill) in 1964. In her senior year, she served as chairman of the Student Fundraising Carnival, which raised $5,000 for the college. After working as a teacher, Fredenburg went on to a successful 35-year career with the Scholastic children’s… Read More »

Alum Profile – Amanda Dickerman, ’06, ‘10

Amanda Dickerman graduated from Daemen College in 2006 with a bachelor’s degree in early childhood education and continued on at the college to receive a master’s degree in special education in 2010. “Pursuing a career in education made it possible for me to attain my goal of helping young children reach their fullest potential,” she… Read More »

Alum Profile – Cleon Clayton ’14, ’15

Cleon Clayton earned a master’s degree in athletic training and a bachelor’s degree in health care studies with a minor in biology, both from Daemen College. He is currently an athletic trainer for the Dunkirk City and Silver Creek Central School Districts and at Lakeshore Orthopedic Group under the Brooks Sports Medicine program. He also… Read More »

Distinguished Alumni Award Recipients Named

Daemen College will honor five accomplished graduates at its 2016 Distinguished Alumni Awards dinner on Nov. 4 that will begin with cocktails at 6 p.m. followed by dinner at 7 p.m. in the college’s Wick Campus Center Social Room. The Distinguished Alumni Awards recognize the growth, achievements and societal contributions of the college’s outstanding alumni.… Read More »

Staff Profile – Stephanie Bordin

Stephanie Bordin joined the Daemen College Counseling Services Department as a full-time mental health counselor after serving the campus on a part-time basis over the past year. Most recently, Bordin was a therapist at an outpatient mental health clinic where she worked with children, adolescents, young adults, and families. Prior to this, she was an… Read More »

Alum Profile – Roberta (Robin) Bieger Mayrl ‘70

Roberta (Robin) Mayrl earned a bachelor’s degree in sociology from Daemen College (formerly Rosary Hill College), and credits the college with encouraging her to be a critical thinker. “During my college years, Sister Angela Canavan served as president and she was a strong supporter of free speech at a time when there was much opposition… Read More »