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This issue of the magazine includes the following features:

  • Stonehill College Commencement '87: The College honored Congressman Silvio 0. Conte (R), Pittsfield, MA and four other distinguished guests at its 36th Commencement, where more than 500 diplomas and honorary degrees were conferred.
  • Far East Diary Rev.: Fr. Bartley MacPhaidin, C.S.C. shares some reflections on his recent sabbatical that took him far away from the Easton campus.
  • An Entrepreneur and a Philanthropist, Eugene F. Merkert has been dedicated to the excellence and growth of Stone hill for nearly 20 years. In this article, we are privileged to recount some of the experiences of this successful and generous man.
  • Sports Highlight-Coach Paula Sullivan: Three-time Northeast-8 Coach of the Year, Paula Sullivan discusses her 15 year career at Stonehill, and her philosophy of setting an example for her players.
  • Courtside at Stonehill: Both men's and women's basketball programs have come a long way. The hard work, commitment, and enthusiasm of coaches and players continues to perpetuate a Stonehill tradition which combines sporting proficiency and personal achievement.
  • Reunion Weekend 1987: Seven alumni classes gathered on campus for a memorable weekend spent rekindling friendships, reminiscing, and becoming reacquainted with our fast growing campus.

Publication Date

Summer 1987


Eugene Merkert, MacPhaidin, Stonehill, Commencement, Baskeball, Paula Sullivan, Reunion


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Stonehill Alumni Magazine Summer 1987