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A 1988 Bloomsburg University graduate and trauma surgeon who helped victims of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombing will be recognized for her distinguished service at this year's annual Alumni Awards Luncheon on Saturday, May 17.
The Bloomsburg University Alumni Association has announced that Christine Tegge Bloch ’89, Mount Airy, Md., founder of  the Four County Allergy Support Team in Carroll County, Md., an organization that provides families and local organizations with education and support about food allergies, will be honored with a distinguished service award this year.
Mechanicsburg couple supports BU with $1 million gift
Michael ’85 and Beth Boguski of Mechanicsburg have committed $1 million to the Bloomsburg University Foundation to support university initiatives including Professional U, the Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) Magnet School and the Henry Carver Fund, Bloomsburg University’s annual fund.
BUAA welcomes new board members
The Bloomsburg University Alumni Association welcomes five graduates who began serving on the alumni board on July 1.
BUAA selects new board officers
The Bloomsburg University Alumni Association recently named new officers to its executive board, including Joe Hilgar '76 as president and Joe Yasinskas as vice president.
HFMA honors Hollick '03 of  ParenteBeard
Stephanie McCauley Hollick '03, senior manager at ParenteBeard, was honored recently by the Healthcare Financial Management Association.

  '83 alum published in statewide magazine
Jane Miller, president of the Hershey based Miller Institute, a leadership development practice, has been featured in the Spring 2014 issue of ADVANCE!
Namey '00 chosen as 'national emerging leader' by ASCD
Laurie A. Namey has recently been named a National Emerging Leader in the field of Education by ASCD, one of the world’s largest educational organizations. This prestigious recognition identifies leaders in the education community who have the potential to instill great change in education, world-wide. She is a Bloomsburg University graduate of the class of 2000.
Five honored with 2014 Alumni Awards
Ed Rush, a retired National Basketball Association (NBA) referee who is in his ninth season helping to coach the Huskies Football Team was named an honorary alumnus when Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania celebrated Alumni Weekend 2014 in May. Four alumni were also honored for significant accomplishments in their professions and outstanding service to Bloomsburg University, the Alumni Association or contributions to humanity.
Alumna selected for prestigious NJ Fellowship
Bloomsburg University alumna Thuy Le ’83, analytical chemistry, is among the first of 50 to receive an inaugural fellowship by the state of New Jersey.
Stewart '11 recognized as 'Kearney Hero'
Gary Stewart Jr. '11 has been recognized as a Kearney Hero by Kearney & Company, Virginia, where he works as a senior accountant.
BU grad receives prestigious business award
Drew Hostetter '76, retired executive vice president and CFO of Susquehanna Bancshares Inc., was honored with a Lifetime Achievement Award by the Central Pennsylvania Business Journal recently. The lifetime achievement award is given to a financial executive who has exemplified life-long commitment to bettering the Central Pennsylvania region, as well as growing his/her company.
BU grad named GHP regional medical director
Keith Boell, MD, class of 1996, has been promoted to North Central regional medical director at Geisinger Health Plan (GHP).
Day '96 promoted to Delaware Valley Alzheimer's senior vice president
Claire Day, class of 1996,  has been promoted to senior vice president of the Alzheimer’s Association Delaware Valley Chapter, headquartered in Philadelphia. Previously, Day was the chapter’s vice president of Constituent Services. She has been on staff since 2001.
BU English faculty member wins TALE’s first Teaching Innovation Award
Michael Sherry, assistant professor of English, is the recipient of the first Teaching Innovation Award, presented by Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania’s Teaching and Learning Enhancement Center (TALE).

BU accounting graduate captures Alumni Association’s volunteer award
Michael R. Gillespie, chief accounting officer for Hersha Hospitality Trust, has been named the Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania Alumni Association’s Volunteer of the Year for 2014. A member of BU’s Class of 1995, Gillespie will be honored with the William T. Derricott ’66 Volunteer of the Year Award at a dinner on Friday, May 16, during Alumni Weekend 2014.
Purple Heart Recipient Honored Prior To Men's Soccer Alumni Match
BLOOMSBURG – The Bloomsburg University men's soccer program held its annual Alumni Match on Friday, May 2, at Sports Stadium, honoring Huskies alum Lt. First Class Brian Farrell for his service in the United States Army during a pre-match ceremony.
Former BU coach named to National Wrestling Hall of Fame
Legendary BU Wrestling Coach, the late Russ Houk, will be inducted into the PA Chapter of the National Wrestling Hall of Fame on Sunday, May 4.
A Huskies Tale from Alaska
Robert E. Fisher '72 won't tell you that it is unusual to find Huskies in Alaska. It was a chance encounter with one that had a degree from Bloomsburg in a remote fishing city in this remote state that dazzled him.
BUAA recognizes Grimes Award recipients
The BU Alumni Association has named 125 alumni as recipients of Grimes Award recognition this year for their participation in alumni events and continued support of Bloomsburg University.
Celebrating 175 years Part 4
Bloomsburg is marking its 175th Anniversary! Learn how Huskies Head Swim Coach Stu Marvin '78 found his way back to BU and what other Huskies say about what makes their alma mater special to them.
Celebrating 175 years Part 2
How do BU alumni unleash their inner Husky? Read more stories from graduates in honor of Bloomsburg's 175th Anniversary!
Celebrating 175 years Part 1
Bloomsburg is marking its 175th Anniversary! Read stories by graduates about why Bloomsburg is special to them and how they unleash their Inner Husky.
Celebrating 175 Years Part 5
Bloomsburg is marking its 175th Anniversary! Hear what Bloomsburg University graduates have to say about why BU is special to them and how they "Unleash their Inner Husky." 
Legacy Scholarship winners announced
The Bloomsburg University Alumni Association is pleased to announce the winners of the annual Alumni Legacy Scholarships.
BU dedicates Benner-Hudock Center for Financial Analysis Nov. 11
A longtime benefactor of Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania and her son and business partner will be honored at 3:30 p.m. Monday, Nov. 11, at the dedication of the Benner-Hudock Center for Financial Analysis in Sutliff Hall. The ceremony will recognize the history of philanthropic initiatives established by Barbara Benner Hudock ’75, who is joined by her son, Michael J. Hudock Jr., in their most recent gift to the Bloomsburg University Foundation.
Robbins '85 to receive national academic advising honor
Rich Robbins, Ph.D., associate dean of the College of Arts and Sciences at Bucknell University and a Bloomsburg University graduate, is being honored by the National Academic Advising Association.

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