Alumni Network and Department Newsletter


Dear Alumni Network Visitors!


Many thanks for visiting our site. We will be updating news from the department and adding names to our alumni list very soon. We always welcome new entries and updated information. If you have not yet updated us on what you are doing, please do by sending an email to Professor Zenon Wasyliw! If you are visiting our page to find information on fellow classmates, please select your class from the list at left. 


Best wishes,


Zenon V. Wasyliw

Professor of History and

Coordinator of the Social Studies Teacher Education program


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History professors, Jonathan Ablard and Karin Breuer were awarded tenure and promoted from assistant to associate professors!

The following Department of History faculty members listed below were named professor emeritus:

Jules Benjamin, retired 2005
Richard Brown, retired 2007
Paul McBride, retired 2001
David McKeith, retired 2001
Joeseph Tempesta, retired 2008


The following students are currently student teaching at local schools:

Sarah Buckley
         Dryden Middle School, Mentor Teacher- Ms. Lori Welsh
         Groton High School, Mentor Teacher- Mr. Cory Giroux

Rachel Cohen
         Newfield High School, Mentor Teacher- Mr. Brandon Steinorth
         Ithaca High School, Mentor Teacher- Ms. Sara Shenk

Joe DeLea
        Lansing Middle School, Mentor Teacher- Mr. James Bedore
        Spencer-VanEtten High School, Mentor Teacher- Mr. Andrew McGee

Meredith Hansen
        Boynton Middle School, Mentor Teacher- Mr. Sam Trechter
        Newfield High School, Mentor Teacher- Mr. Charles Githler

Michael McCormick
        Candor High School, Mentor Teacher- Ms. Ann Staiger
        Ithaca High School, Mentor Teacher- Ms. Maryterese Pasquale-Bowen

Christine Mirabito
        Ithaca High School, Mentor Teacher- Ms. MaiAnn Rumney
        Lansing Middle School, Mentor Teacher- Ms. Kimberly Sweeney

Audrey Southern
        Trumansburg Middle School, Mentor Teacher- Ms. Kara Frost- Clapp
        Ithaca High School, Mentor Teacher- Mr. Keith Thompson



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