Alumni Benefits

Save on auto, home and renter’s insurance with Liberty Mutual.

The Elms College Alumni Association has partnered with Liberty Mutual to help you save on your car and home insurance needs. This partnership has saved our alumni over $50,000 in the last decade, and in return, has allowed our alumni association to grow in its mission to support the college.

24-Hour Claims Assistance, 24-Hour Emergency Home Repair and our optional 24-Hour Roadside Assistance*.
Choose the payment option best for you: direct billing, online payment, or automatic deductions from your bank account or credit card
Massachusetts residents, call Marco Amato at 800.208.3041 ext. 50139; all other states: 1.800.835.0894.

Discounted, $275 membership to the Maguire Center

  • A full line of “Cybex” equipment and free weights
  • An assortment of cardiovascular equipment including treadmills, elliptical machines, stair masters, and bicycles
  • Free style swimming or water exercise classes
  • The gymnasium area is available for pick-up basketball games and other ball related sports
  • An indoor track

Free Alumnae Library Membership

Career Center

  • Individual career counseling assessment resources
  • Job search technique and preparation workshops and advising
  • Graduate school information
  • The Opportunity Network–an online job database
  • Post jobs, internships, and volunteer opportunities
  • Employer information
  • Career library

Alumni Association Career Management Community

We realize the job search process has changed. To help you stay current, we’ve asked the nation’s top career authors and experts to share tips, tools and best practices you can use to manage your career and job searches. Join your fellow alumni and pick up the skills you will need to build a successful career strategy.

Request your transcripts

Audit a Course

You are also welcome to continue your education by auditing courses at 50 percent off the regular course tuition.

Money Smarts

After graduation, we want you to stay money smart. To do so, please check out some of these Elms approved financial resources. We also recommend some of the financial calculators found here.

Travel Opportunities

The Elms College Alumni Association is your ticket to the world’s cultures, sights, and sounds. We handle the arrangements and work with high quality providers so that you can relax, immerse, and explore your dream destinations. To learn about upcoming trips, please email


The Elms College Alumni Association is a group of dedicated individuals who support the goals and mission of the college and serve as the voice of our alumni in the strategic planning process. Every Elms College alum is eligible to participate in the association’s events and continue playing an important role in the future of the college. For more information on how to get involved, please email

Class Notes

Do you have any big announcements that you would like to share with the Elms community? If so, send information on engagements and marriages, births, promotions or awards, graduations, the passing of Elms alums, or other items of interest. Submit class notes here.

Elms College Memoriam

Elms College would like to pay tribute to the alumni who have died in 2018.


Kathleen Bardsley Crawley ’43
Dorothy Heffernan ’43
Doris Fisk ’44
M. Esther Dillon ’46
Patricia Dowling ’46
Lois Quinn ’46
Margaret Halacy ’47
Eleanor Crossley ’48
B. Jacqueline Willemain ’48
Shirley Tremblay ’49
Barbara Howard ’50
Frances Mercadante ’50
Margaret Schultz ’50
Anne Mara ’51
Eileen Redmond ’51
Jane Bacon ’52
Frances Barr ’52
Joan Grant ’52
Margaret Scanlon ’52
Eleanor Fournier ’54
Noreen McGee ’54
Carole Korkosz ’55
Mary Anne Downey ’57
Maureen Fitzgerald ’57
Theresa M. McHugh ’57
Merrie Jo Dizek ’58
Pauline Isabelle ’58
Louise McGinty ’60
Roberta Smith ’60
Elly Van der Leeden ’60
Sr. Loretta Scarlett ’60
Marguerite Wescott ’60
Mary Anne Bourgeois ’61
Marie-Anita Rose ’61
Brenda Schofield ’61
Mary Ellen Finnerty ’62
Jean Himmelsbach ’62
Christine Kavanagh ’62
Marjorie Van Houten ’62
Barbara Trova ’62
Mary Ann Leary Boon ’63
Mary Traversa ’63
Rosemary Marczewski ’63
Mary Cullen ’64
Sr. Judith Smeltz ’65
Anne E. “Nancy” McLaughlin ’66
Noreen Minkler ’66
Elaine Partyka ’66
Mary Bergstrom ’68
Patricia Carbone ’68
Connie O’Hara ’68
Mary Cimini ’69
Marie Bailey ’70
Dawn Birtz ’70
Joyce McCarthy ’70
Regina Gagne ’72
Mary Rahilly ’72
Elaine Tenerowicz ’72
Noreen Moran ’74
Melanie Nicholl ’84
Kathleen Briant ’85
Elsine Sadak ’86
Dorothy Bourke ’88
Teresa Pfeifer ’89
Sandra Reissour ’91
Sylvia Hemminger ’93
Elizabeth Colaccino ’94
Joyce Desorcy ’94
Judy Desgres-Cote ’96
Anne-Marie Darcy ’99
Matthew Walsh ’08
Bryan Leonard ’16


Husband of:

Violet Sweeney ’50
Lillian Finn Stapleton ’54
Joan Remillard ’57
Barbara Richardson ’57
Marilyn Shepardson ’58
Marlene Robinson ’59
Carol Powell ’62
Mary Richards ’65
Beth Blozie ’66
Martha Liddy ’68
Mary Sacenti ’70
Kathy Riddle ’74
Margaret Ashe ’95

Father of:

Nancy Tessier ’70
Patricia McGrath ’74

Mother of:

Judith Lowe ’63
Elizabeth Fernandes Maresca ’70
Diane Trela ’78
Deborah Hall ’79
Patricia Kowolski Tirone ’81
Cheryl Santagate-Sutton ’86
Susan Keenan ’87
Ellen Grenier ’92
Veronika Butler ’98
Susan Moore ’98
Kathleen Kennedy ’99

Brother of:

Sr. Margaret James McGrath ’44 (deceased)
Teresa Murray ’61
Mary Pat Stagen ’77
Kevin DeMaria – student
Betty Knight
Richard Sullivan – Trustee

Sister of:

Kathleen Cowles ’57
Irene Rahilly ’64
Sandra Howie ’66
Jean Bourgeois ’70
Barbara Carnate ’72
Cynthia Yergeau ’74
Mary Nietupski ’85
Susan Greaney ’89

Son of:

Catherine McDonough ’44 (deceased)
William Howe ’01
Jennifer Patrie ’08
Mary Lou Sicard – Staff

Daughter of:

Mary Ellen Henderson ’48 (deceased)
Mary Pat McMahon ’59

Grandfather of:

Laura Kulig ’11
Jacqueline Quetti ’16
Richard Hernandez ’20

Grandmother of:

Elizabeth LaValley ’09
Jenna Perchak ’14
Jacqueline Quetti ’16
Cassandra Sarno ’19

Friends of the College:

John Auth – Former Trustee
Robert Donohue – Former Trustee
Fr. John Dean – Former Faculty
Bill Frain – Former Trustee
Anne Glanovsky – Former Faculty
James Williamson – Former Faculty
Gladys Abdow
Thomas Brown
Jill Ker Conway – Honorary Degree Recipient 1991
Wallace Footit
Mary Garde
Tammy Gillerson
Madeline Hayes
Lisa Korzeniowski
Kathleen Mrzglod-Charbonneau
John J. Leary Sr.
Jill Mary Walker Phelps
Francis Pychewicz
Anne Wyzga

2017 in memoriam
2016 in memoriam