Meet the Alumni Board: Shawn Loos '10 '12
Over the past few weeks, we have been featuring members of the Alumni Association Board of Directors. If you missed our Alumni Association Information Session, it's not too late to learn how you can take advantage and be a part of everything the Alumni Association has to offer! E-mail firstname.lastname@example.org today.
Why do you stay connected to Medaille? I really enjoy giving back to Medaille.
What do you enjoy most about being a member of the Alumni Association Board of Directors? I can’t say enough about what the board stands for and the progress it has made in becoming an extremely important extension of the college.
What professor or class at Medaille stands out as a favorite, or as one that had a great impact? I would have to say all the classes I took with Bob Nesslin. He had an amazing career and the life experience he brought to the classroom was immeasurable.
What advice would you give to a current student? Continue to study hard and aim for top grades. It will make you stand out in the crowd.
What recent Buffalo development are you most excited about? The development of the waterfront. It’s amazing to see the progress on a daily basis.
Last book you read: The Heroin Diaries
Personal motto: Work Hard – Play Hard
My favorite holiday is: Christmas
Growing up, I wanted to be: Entrepreneur
For the best wings in Buffalo, I go to: The Buffalo Brew Pub
Medaille Partners With Syracuse University's S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications to Offer New Opportunities to Communication StudentsMedaille has signed three agreements with the S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications at Syracuse University — a 4+1 program, a 3+1 program and a 30% scholarship agreement — that will take effect immediately and will create new opportunities for communication students.
Medaille College Receives Say Yes Grant From Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, Expanding Support and Opportunities for Buffalo StudentsAs part of the newly established Buffalo College Success Network, Medaille is able to offer increased access, support and opportunities to students from the city of Buffalo, thanks to Say Yes Buffalo and a grant from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation.
This June, Associate Professor of English Dr. Alice Villaseñor participated in the “Activism and Empathy” Children’s Literature Association Conference in Indianapolis, Indiana, speaking about her experiences teaching children’s literature courses in partnership with the Buffalo City Mission’s Literacy and Enrichment After-School Program (LEAP) Program.
Living out community as one of Medaille's core values, College administration, faculty and staff members gave back to the WNY community by volunteering at local organizations as part of 2019 Day of Service events held in Buffalo and Rochester.
Department of Education Chair Participates in the Council for Exceptional Children Leadership InstituteDepartment of Education Chair Dr. Colleen Wilkinson participated in the 2019 Council for Exceptional Children Leadership Institute in Washington D.C. earlier this month, and facilitated discussions about professional development opportunities for New York State educators.
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