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Alumni Weekend: That’s a Wrap!

Thank you to the hundreds of alumni who joined us for virtual Alumni Weekend! Whether you celebrated a milestone reunion, attended one of our faculty-led talks or toasted with friends during the spirits tasting, we are so glad you were there.

Next year, Alumni Weekend will take place from May 19 to 21, 2022. If you’re a member of the 50, 30 or 25-year Reunion Classes of 1972, 1992 or 1997 and you’d like to volunteer to help plan your milestone reunion, let us know! Contact the Office of Alumni Relations at alumni@drexel.edu.

Missed The Action Or Want To Relive Some Of The Fun?

The following events and programs from the weekend have been recorded and are available for viewing in Dragon Network, Drexel’s online professional community for alumni and students. Not part of Dragon Network yet? Join today!

  • Drexel InSites: Addressing Critical Issues Through Rapid Research and Innovation
  • Drexel’s Response to the 1918 Influenza Pandemic
  • A Drexel Decade: 1965 to 1975
  • Brunchtime Bake: Rolling Out the Rugelach
  • Alumni Spirits Tasting: Pennsylvania Rye
  • We Love the ’90s: 25 and 30-Year Reunion Celebration

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Classes of 1971 Memory Books

The digital Memory Book for the Drexel, Hahnemann and Medical College of Pennsylvania Classes of 1971 is now available online! All personal contact information has been removed from the digital version of the Memory Book to protect your privacy.

If you submitted an entry for the Memory Book a hardcopy of the book will be mailed to you in August.

Classes Of 1971 Memory Book

Here’s To Our Volunteers!

Thank you to all of our reunion volunteers, event speakers and program hosts. It’s the time and talents of amazing volunteers, like you, who made our first virtual Alumni Weekend a great success!

DU Class of 1970 Committee

Bill Altman, BS ’70 
Susan Barkhouse Daroff, BS ’70, Emeritus Member, Alumni Board of Governors
Adele Beverly, RN ’70 
Jon Corle, BS ’70 
Jack Falkenbach, BS ’70 
Cheryl Fedyna, BS ’70 
Mona Fishmann, BS ’70 
Tinker Harris Jacquette, BS ’70 
Rick Jezzi, BS ’70 
Peggy Feldman Levitin, BS ’70, MS ’76 
Joan Mower, BS ’70 
Frederick Schmidt, BS ’68, MS ’70, PhD ’95 

DU Class of 1971 Committee

Alan Daroff, BS ’71 
Robert Reiley, BS ’71 
Susan Toczylowski, BS ’71 

HU Class of 1971 Committee

Joseph M. Becker, MD, HU ’71 
Georgetta C. Bidwell-Voit, MD, HU ’71 
Robert E. Black, MD, HU ’71
Eric N. Burkett, MD, HU ’71 
Paul T. Cass, MD, HU ’71  
Stanley R. Goldman, MD, HU ’71  
Bruce Allen Levy, MD, HU ’71 
J. Leonard Lichtenfeld, MD, HU ’71 
Calvin R. Stafford, MD, HU ’71 

MCP Class of 1971 Committee

Kathleen Van Aalten, MD, MCP ’17
Martha Grout, MD, MCP ’71
Christine Quinn Janicki, MD, MCP ’71
Melody Stancil, MD, MCP ’71

An Afternoon at the Barnes

Adrian Banning, DHSC, MMS, PA-C, Associate Clinical Professor, Physician Assistant Department, Drexel University
William Perthes, Bernard C. Watson Director of Adult Education at The Barnes Foundation 
Peter Saad, MHS ’21 

A Drexel Decade: 1965 to 1975

Richardson Dilworth, PhD, Department Head, Department of Politics and Director, Center for Public Policy 
Paul Gondek, BS ’74, Alumni Board of Governors

Alumni Spirits Tasting

Chad Butters, MBA ’14 
Olivia Babiec, BS ’15 
Amish Desai, BS ’03, Chair, Alumni Board of Governors

Brunchtime Bake: Rolling Out the Rugelach

Sara Schneider, BSBA ’09, MBA ’10, Alumni Board of Governors 
Rebbetzin Moussia Goldstein, Chabad Serving Drexel  

Class of 2020 Reunion Party

Orcel Kounga, BS ’17, Alumni Board of Governors 
Nick Thompson, MPH ’15, Alumni Board of Governors

College of Medicine Alumni Awards Ceremony

Donna Antonucci, MD, MCP ’84, Chair, DUCOM Alumni Association Awards Committee  
Charles B. Cairns, MD, FACEP, FAHA, Walter H. and Leonore Annenberg Dean, Senior Vice President of Medical Affairs, Drexel University College of Medicine 
Kyle Brunner, Current DUCOM MD Candidate
Jennifer Connors, Current Doctoral Candidate, DUCOM
Richard Graf, MD '21 DUCOM
Joanna Lee, Current DUCOM MD Candidate
Charmie Mehta, DUCOM MD Candidate
Claudia Plottel, MD, MCP ’84, President, DUCOM Alumni Association Board of Directors
Margo Randelman, PhD '21, DUCOM
Kyle Trabocco, Current DUCOM MD Candidate
Elisabeth Van Bockstaele, PhD, Dean of the Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences and Professional Studies, Senior Vice President for Graduate and Online Education 

Drexel Alumni Awards Ceremony

Meghan Klauder, BS/MS ’02, Chair, Honors and Awards Committee, Alumni Board of Governors 
Patricia Dieter, BS ’77, RN ’75 Honors and Awards Committee, Alumni Board of Governors 
Christina Flory, BS/MBA ’10 Honors and Awards Committee, Alumni Board of Governors 
Manthan Gandhi, BS ’06 Honors and Awards Committee, Alumni Board of Governors 
Paul Gondek, BS ’74 Honors and Awards Committee, Alumni Board of Governors 
Larry Lehmann, BS ’72, Honors and Awards Committee, Emeritus Member, Alumni Board of Governors
Danielle Melman, MS ’12 Honors and Awards Committee, Alumni Board of Governors 
Jeff Spence, BS ’09 Honors and Awards Committee, Alumni Board of Governors 
Karla Trotman, MBA ’15 Honors and Awards Committee, Alumni Board of Governors 

Drexel InSites: Addressing Critical Issues Through Rapid Research and Innovation

Orakwue "Bay" Arinze, PhD, Professor, Management Information Systems, LeBow College of Business 
Charles B. Cairns, MD, FACEP, FAHA, Walter H. and Leonore Annenberg Dean, Senior Vice President of Medical Affairs, Drexel University College of Medicine 
Corina Lam, BS ’10, Vice Chair, Alumni Board of Governors
Aleister Saunders, PhD, Executive Vice Provost, Office of Research and Innovation 
Loni Philip Tabb, PhD, ’03, ’05, Associate Professor, Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Dornsife School of Public Health   
Sharon Walker, PhD, Dean, College of Engineering, Distinguished Professor of Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering 

Drexel’s Response to the 1918 Influenza Pandemic

J. Kenneth Brubaker, MD, HU ’70 
Margaret Graham, Director, Legacy Center: Archives and Special Collections, Drexel University College of Medicine 
Matt Herbison, Archivist, Legacy Center: Archives and Special Collections, Drexel University College of Medicine 
Matthew Lyons, University Archivist, Drexel University Libraries, Drexel University 
Steven J. Peitzman, MD, FACP, Professor of Medicine, Drexel University College of Medicine 
Clare Sauro, Director and Chief Curator, Robert and Penny Fox Historic Costume Collection, Drexel University 
Jennifer Vess, The Brooke Dolan Archivist, Library and Archives, Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University 

Drexel University Black Alumni Council (DUBAC) Virtual Mixer

Randy Barnes, BS ’77 
Steve Cox, BS ’74, MS ’76
Angela Dowd-Burton, BS ’74, MBA ’79, Trustee  
Shardé Johnson, MS ’12, Director, Center for Black Culture
Jerry Martin, BS ’77, DUBAC President, Trustee 
Bernetta McCall-Millonde, Director, Diversity Initiatives and Community Relations, Director, Liberty Scholars Program, Enrollment Management and Student Success
Christina Russell, BSBA ’13, DUBAC Executive Board Member 

HU Class of 1971 Meetup and Legacy Center Tour

Charles B. Cairns, MD, FACEP, FAHA, Walter H. and Leonore Annenberg Dean, Senior Vice President of Medical Affairs, Drexel University College of Medicine 
Matt Herbison, Archivist, Legacy Center: Archives and Special Collections, Drexel University College of Medicine

HU Scholarship Toast

J. Kenneth Brubaker, MD, HU ’70 
Joanna Lee, Current DUCOM MD Candidate

MCP Class of 1971 Meetup and Legacy Center Tour

Charles B. Cairns, MD, FACEP, FAHA, Walter H. and Leonore Annenberg Dean, Senior Vice President of Medical Affairs, Drexel University College of Medicine 
Margaret Graham, Director, Legacy Center: Archives and Special Collections, Drexel University College of Medicine 

MCP Class of 1991 30-Year Reunion Meetup

Robyn Frankel-Tiger, MD, MCP ’91 

Rugelach Bake

Sara Schneider, BSBA ’09, MBA ’10, Alumni Board of Governors 
Rebbetzin Moussia Goldstein, Chabad Serving Drexel  

Virtual Campus Tour

Brandon Cisneros, Student Ambassador 
Ashish Joseph, BS ’12, Alumni Board of Governors
Sidhaant Verma, Student Ambassador  

We Love the 90s: 25 and 30-Year Reunion Celebration

Pamela Biasi, BS ’89  
Adam Blyweiss, BS ’96    
Kevin Egan, PhD  
Mare Lucas, BS ’88, Alumni Board of Governors

WMC/MCP Class of 1971 Scholarship Toast

Joanna Lee, Current DUCOM MD Candidate
Claudia Plottel, MD, MCP ’84, President, DUCOM Alumni Association Board of Directors