Alumni Network and Department Newsletter

Class of 1993

Barnhardt-Sullivan, Tara

My name is Tara Benhardt Sullivan, IC 93, History major with a concentration in Ethnic  American History and a minor in English.  I live in Burlington, VT steps away from beautiful Lake Champlain with my husband of ten years, Brian Sullivan, and our pair of Newfoundland dogs.  I'm currently the Administration Manager for Efficiency Vermont, a contract held by the private non-profit firm the Vermont Energy Investment Corporation and the nation's first energy efficiency utility.   As a nod to retired Professor McBride, I'll stop there.  He encouraged brevity in writing!


Fitzgerald, Joseph

Spring 1993 Social Studies 7-12, I am a Catholic Priest in Farmingdale NY, a past USA Olympian for Team Handball 1996 Atlanta. I have been truly blessed with the education and guidance I received from the History Department in my time at Ithaca College and beyond, as well as the friends and colleagues I have met from the courses I took. 


Ronai, Steve

Graduated Ithaca College Jan 1993 
MA from SUNY Stony Brook Jan 1996 
I have been teaching Global History and Anthropology at Harborfields High School since 1994. I have advised the following after school activities (thankfully not all at once!)- Students Against Destructive Decisions (SADD),community service club, Yearbook, Video Production Club,Film Studies Club, and Fencing Club. I also taught US History at Molloy College in 2007 and 2008. 


Schleer, Michael

Psychology and AP Psychology teacher

Class of 1993

I am in Bristol CT and loving every minute of it.  I am currently the Psychology teacher for the school and after one year they asked me to teach AP Psych, I am loving the material and the change of pace from US and World History.  Not coaching but that might change soon.  I now have three kids, Liam-9, Aidan-7, and Maggie-4





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