Alumni quick update, December 2013

Catch up on Brophy alumni this month

  • Dave Mulligan ’97 on Conan on Thursday, November 21st with his band Nicki Bluhm & The Gramblers!
     
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  • Armando Contreras ’10 was awarded the Albert Rees Davis Scholarship sponsored by The Singers’ Club of Cleveland. Armando is currently a student at the Cleveland Institute of Music.
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  • Running for Rice University, Will Firth ’11 earned All-Region Honors and a spot at the NCAA Division 1 Cross Country Region Championships on November 16th and 17th.
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  • RJ Silva ’10 will play a lead role in the Twelfth Night at Loyola University Chicago this month.
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  • Brophy honored Bob Wesley ’67, Tom Schmitt ’79 and Tim Schmitt ’81 at the 2013 President’s Club Dinner for their unwavering dedication to the Brophy community.
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  • Robert Schein ’95, Partner and Managing Director at High Tower Advisors Palm Desert, was quoted in WSJ article “Livening up End-of-Life planning.”
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  • Flavio Bravo ’12 joins LUC’s Fast for Families (photo)
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  • Patrick (JP) Hornbeck ’99 Al Jazeera interview about Pope Francis’ mission statement
     
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  • Brett Fitzgerald ’09 among 5 ASU Fulbrights teaching English in Korea. ASU among top 3 in Fulbrights
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  • Tony Strazzara ’07, along with a friend, carried an injured biker off a mountain trail. The man, grateful, posted their photo on his Facebook page.
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  • Eric Chalmers ’10, Student Government President, interviewed by The Commons @ Seattle University

O’Connor ’07 receives Bronze Star Award

2007 O'Connor, Tyler (fb)Tyler O’Connor is a 1st Lt. Airborne Ranger completing a 9-month tour of duty conducting counterinsurgency operations. During his tour, O’Connor led a platoon of American soldiers along with 10 Afghanistan men to the Kunar province in Afghanistan.

Tyler brought his men home unharmed this past December 2012 and was awarded the Bronze Star for heroic leadership in a combat zone.

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In Memoriam: Mary Malone

Please keep the Malone and Pidgeon families in your thoughts and prayers. A funeral mass for Mary Malone will take place on Friday, July 27th at 10:00am in the Brophy Chapel. Father John Martin will preside. Mary is the sister of Kathy Pidgeon & husband Greg, and aunt to their sons Tyler ’03, Greg ’07 and Austin ’08.