Alumni LEADS News

Run the Hartford Marathon with your Northwest Family

Mrs. Claudia Hart '78 and and Jesse White '97 are forming a group to run in the Hartford Marathon on Oct. 10, 2020. Interested in joining the Northwest team?

Beth Casey Boyle '96 Named New Director of Advancement

Northwest Catholic is pleased to announce that Ms. Beth Casey Boyle has accepted the position as the school’s new Director of Advancement. Ms. Boyle is a 1996 graduate of the school and is currently its Director of Alumni.

Alumnus Speaker Jesse White '97 Speaks at Fall Honors Breakfast

Again and again, the message echoes with Northwest Catholic alumni — if you need something, call. Jesse White was no exception. When he invited the audience to reach out to him, you’d think he were talking to one student, not a room of 180.

Stephanie Simpson '02 Teaches Stress Management

Stephanie Simpson '02 returned to Northwest Catholic this week to discuss stress management with the juniors and seniors. She discussed ways to turn negative stress into positive stress.

Ally Mullins '10 helps wrap up 2019 Alumni LEADS Speaker Series

Last spring Ally Mullins '10 helped wrap up the 2019 Alumni LEADS Speaker Series. Ally talked about her four years of D1 basketball at Siena College where she earned her degree in Biology before getting her degree in Nursing from Quinnipiac. Today Ally works in the Emergency Department at St. Francis Hospital and is working toward her doctorate in Nursing Practice. Thanks, Ally, for coming home and sharing your wisdom!

NWC graduate's iconic art on display at Kehler Liddell Gallery in New Haven

Corsillo’s More is More includes an opening reception and artist talk July 13th 3-6pm, a panel discussion on July 18th 7-9pm with “Team Doonesbury” — Corsillo, cartoon historian Brian Walker, editor David Stanford, moderated by sound engineer Fred Newman ($15), and a conversation with Corsillo and Gary Trudeau ($25) on July 25th 7-9pm. Tickets may be purchased at kehlerliddellgallery.com/calendar and are expected to sell out.

LAST HOMEWORK by Tess Vrbin, Hartford Courant

Molly Rees Gavin, president of Connecticut Community Care and a 1967 Northwest Catholic graduate, was the 2019 Commencement speaker. 

NWC Alumna Works as Americorp Volunteer at Grace Academy

“The message is always there at Northwest — that the way you act affects others.” Emma added, “We learned about investing in society. We were always being reminded of what our place in the world could be.”