Archive for the ‘Alumni News’ Category

Merchant-Borna Helps Develop Rapid COVID Test

January 6, 2021
Kian Merchant-Borna ’03, MPH, MBA, served as principal investigator for a University of Rochester Medical Center-hosted clinical trial of a quick COVID-19 diagnostic testing device. The $5 rapid COVID test, developed by Abbott Laboratories, is…Read More

The Path Forward – The DEI Task Force Moves Ahead

December 21, 2020
In the wake of the Black Lives Matter protests, faculty member Maggie Davis launched a listening tour with alumni. Those conversations have prompted the creation of a DEI Task Force, which Maggie now coordinates. Bethany…Read More

Training Canine Good Citizen Dogs at Gould

December 14, 2020
Leah demonstrating the power of dog hugs The Healing Power of Therapy Dogs When senior Leah Ohms was reviewing the campus COVID protocols, she had one question: “Will I still be able to hug Mookie?” Lucky for her, Gould’s COVID guidelines allow…Read More

Engineering for the Environment

This story first appeared in the Fall 2020 GAzette.Written by Kristen Walsh | Photos BY Lillie Paquette Desiree Plata ’99 helps her son, 6, and daughter, 4, climb onto the flat rooftop of her garage.…Read More

New Faculty for 2020

September 17, 2020
There are some new faces on campus this fall. Here is a quick introduction to our talented new faculty members: Joanna Brown is Gould’s new director of Health Services. She has been a school nurse…Read More

Be Part of Our Change

June 25, 2020
Recently, a group of employees gathered via zoom to share our own emotions regarding the horrifying murders of Black Americans and the resulting protests, including a Black Lives March here in Bethel. The overwhelmingly heartbreaking…Read More