5-20 nackenhoff

Jim Greer, Alex Nackenoff and Carol Nackenoff

Carol Nackenoff and Jim Greer (in University of Chicago Ph.D. robes) were invited to march into the graduate school graduation ceremony with Vanderbilt faculty members and come onto the stage to hood their son, Alex Nackenoff, who was awarded his Pharmacology on May 13. They said it was an incredible high to be able to take part in the ceremony.

Parker R. Sultzer of Swarthmore has been inducted into Phi Beta Kappa, the national honor society for liberal arts and sciences undergraduates, at St. Lawrence University.

Ralph Colavita, a criminal justice major from Morton, was inducted into the national liberal arts and sciences honor society, Phi Beta Kappa, during the spring semester at St. Joseph’s University.

5-20 PEO 70th

These 26 old friends (and not so old) met last month at the White Horse Village home of Marcia Hoover to celebrate a 70th anniversary. The women, most of whom are current or former Swarthmore residents, are members of Chapter P of PEO, which is one of the largest women’s philanthropic groups in the U.S. Chapter P was founded on April 17, 1946 in Swarthmore, and is still going strong, according to Marcia Hoover, who has been a member for more than 50 of those years. Chapter president Marcia Bloom recognized four such longtime members with certificates and flowers, and read an amusing summary of the annual letters of chapter presidents over the last 70 years.

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