Alumni Features

Tuesday, June 24, 2014

Spring Hill College honored Matt Lemond '07 and Sandra Gales Shapard '64 during Homecoming on the Hill in April; and Matt D'Arrigo '95 at commencement in May.

Tuesday, June 24, 2014

Sixteen Miller-LeJeune Scholarship recipients reunited during Homecoming on the Hill, coming from as far away as Bulgaria, Alaska, California, New York and Washington State.

Tuesday, June 24, 2014

Spring Hill College alumni reunited at Homecoming on the Hill April 4-6, honoring graduates in class years ending with "4" and "9."

Thursday, March 20, 2014

"Fry, be your own damn tree!"

The Rev. Stephen Campbell, S.J., head of Spring Hill's fine and performing arts department, admonished Jim Fry '97 during a rehearsal of Hans Christian Andersen's "The Snow Queen."

Campbell's advice reminded Fry to be confident and trust his instincts, traits that Fry tries to impart in his own students.

Thursday, March 20, 2014

In just two short years since Michaela Guzy '01 left the corporate world to start her own travel content site and web-video series, she has added more than 70 countries to the places she's visited.

"It's not just about the passport stamps," she says. "It's about the amazing local people you meet in each destination that make each journey so special."

Thursday, March 20, 2014

By Aislinn Shevlin '14

Dr. Hugh Anson Moye '61 understands the impact of financial aid on a person's education. In fact, it was Spring Hill's academic scholarships that ensured his attendance at the College. At Spring Hill, Moye played on the tennis team all four years and fed his love of chemistry, especially in his favorite class on quantitative analysis.

Tuesday, December 10, 2013

1950s

George Steger '57 recently wrote and published his first novel, "Sebastian's Way." The novel is set during the Frankish-Saxon war and features some of the great warriors like Charlemagne and the young warrior and main character, Sebastian.

Tuesday, December 10, 2013
They are doctors, lawyers, professors, accountants, researchers and project managers. And they might not be where they are today if, more than three decades ago, they hadn't received the prestigious Miller-LeJeune Scholarship to attend Spring Hill College.

Established by Clark and Eleanor Akers of Nashville, the scholarship was awarded annually to four incoming freshmen from 1977 to 1980. The scholarship, named using the couple's mothers' maiden names, covered complete tuition, room and board. Spring Hill College continued to award the scholarship until 1991.

Friday, September 13, 2013

Stephanie Myers put on her dancing shoes at age 4, and she's been dancing ever since.

Trained in ballet, pointe, tap and jazz, Myers was on the dance team in high school and re-founded the cheerleading team at Spring Hill her freshman year. "Dancing professionally was the next logical step for me to pursue my passion," she says.

Tuesday, June 18, 2013

Compiled by Bridget Oswald '14

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Monday, June 17, 2013

Spring Hill College alumni Paul Cussen, class of 1989; Marshal Darryl McPherson, class of 1997; and Gina Pambianchi, class of 2011, were honored on April 13 as a part of the college's Homecoming on the Hill celebration.

Monday, June 17, 2013
One way John Zollinger '89 and his wife, Christina Marie Taulli Zollinger '91, give back to Spring Hill College is through planned giving. By naming the College as a beneficiary in his will, John helps to provide a Jesuit education for future generations.
Monday, June 17, 2013

Spring Hill College is experiencing record numbers of prospects, applicants and accepted students. As a result, we need your help to connect with these students and share with them how Spring Hill helped make you who you are today. The new Spring Hill Alumni Recruitment Program (SHARP) is a great way to get involved, regardless of your class year or where you live.

Monday, June 17, 2013
Matt D'Arrigo '95 believes in the transformative power of art. He has felt its effects firsthand, and has seen it in the faces of those who enter the studio feeling defeated, and leave with a sense of release and empowerment.
Tuesday, March 12, 2013
In the fall of 2006, a high-school graduate named Ashley left her home in South Florida to attend the University of Southern California.

Her future was bright. She was an accomplished scholar, an All-State choralist, a prolific writer and an aspiring actress.

But, three months later, Ashley's light dimmed, and she stopped eating.

Tuesday, March 12, 2013

By Bridget Oswald '14

One of goals of a Spring Hill education is to form leaders in service, and on Feb. 26 history was made during the first Mobile Alumni Day of Service. Spring Hill College alumni from Mobile and Baldwin counties, Spring Hill faculty and staff, and the graduating class of 2013 reached out together to serve the Mobile area.

Tuesday, March 12, 2013

By Bridget Oswald '14

Following in the mission of St. Ignatius, Spring Hill College alumni from the Washington, D.C., area sought a new way to come together through service.

On Sept. 22, a group of local alumni partnered with We Are Family Senior Outreach Network to deliver groceries to low-income seniors in their neighborhoods. Afterward, they rejoined to reminisce with their fellow Badgers and watch the Washington Nationals win against the Milwaukee Brewers at Nationals Park.

Thursday, October 11, 2012

Compiled by Lauren Luckie '14

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1970s

Thursday, October 11, 2012

Major: Communication Arts

Hometown: Leaksville, Miss.

Thursday, October 11, 2012

By Monde Donaldson

Marney Skinner '85 came to Spring Hill from Belleville, Ill., just outside of St. Louis.  Encouraged by her family and SHC graduates to take a look at the College, she headed south and fell in love with the campus and atmosphere.

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