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Scholarship recipients gather to honor donors

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The College’s fall 2011 scholarship recipients include (front row, from left) Hana Lee, Esther Lee, Jessica Lee, Sarah Sheerin, Carolyn Peng, Mackenzie Miller, Ashley Phillips, Maggie Wang, Melissa Pfeifer, Katherine Conte and Christine Bochanski. (back row, from left) Shakia Blount, John Barrow, Stephanie Gailor, Andrew Masiello, Lauren Robinson, Catherine Capozzola, Sinead Kemmy, Marie McClure, Zoe Gasparotti, Jennifer Warren, Lisa Rivera, Karli Miller, Caitlin Rhodes, Victoria Steiner and DeAnna DelGaiso. Not pictured: Jolyssa Lewis.



Special friends of the College of Nursing make possible the education of many future Villanova Nurses. Scholarship recipients and their families had a chance to meet and thank their generous donors, as well as share their Villanova stories, at the annual Scholarship Breakfast in Driscoll Hall held on September 17, 2011 during the University’s Parents’ Weekend.


The Robert and Frances Capone Scholarship

John Barrow, junior, Bryn Mawr, Pa.


Beatrice A. Chase Scholarship for Nursing ’54

Victoria R. Steiner, Sophomore, Syracuse, NY


Richard W. and Martha B. Coyle Nursing Scholarship   

Sinead C. Kemmy, Senior, Norwood, Mass.


The Frances Farrell D’Ambrisi Endowed Nursing Scholarship

Karli Miller, Freshman, Poughkeepsie, NY

Makenzie Miller, Freshman, Morrestown, NJ


The Eastwood Family Nursing Scholarship

Sarah E. Sheerin, Junior, Lancaster, Pa.

Stephanie J. Gailor, Junior, Lancaster, Pa.


The Eastwood Family Nursing Scholarship and PPJOC Endowed University Scholarship

Deanna M. DelGaiso, Senior, Philadelphia, Pa.


The Linda D. and James W. Eastwood, ‘68 Family Endowed Nursing Scholarship

Caitlin B. Rhoades, Senior, Glassboro, NJ


The Memorial Endowment Fund of Margaret S. and Jeremiah J. Enright

Catherine J. Capozzola, Senior, Delmar, NY

Melissa Pfeifer, Freshman, Plymouth Meeting, Pa.


The Daniel M. and Christine A. Finnegan Endowed Nursing Scholarship in Memory of Eileen S. Lupton, ’03 

Christine V. Bochanski, Junior, Lansdowne, Pa.


The Eileen Greyson Hoffman, ’61 Scholarship for Nursing

Jessica Lee, Junior, Albany, NY


Mary Alice Holland Memorial Scholarship

Katherine Conte, Junior, Glen Mills, Pa.


The Kreider Family Endowed Nursing Scholarship

Maggie Wang, Junior, Philadelphia, Pa.


The Eileen S. Lupton ’03 Endowed Memorial Scholarship

Marie E. McClure, Junior, Coatesville, Pa.


Gerald M. and Carolyn A. Miller Family Scholarship  

Carolyn Peng, Junior, Philadelphia, Pa.


Theresa Wilson & Michael J. Mruz Scholarship in Nursing

Lisa J. Rivera, Senior, Brick, NJ


The Mary V. O’Donnell Endowed University Scholarship

Hana Lee, Senior, Ridgefield, NJ


The Col. Julia B. Paparella and Dr. Benedict A. Paparella Endowed Scholarship for Nursing

Marie E. McClure, Senior, Coatesville, Pa.


The Pizzi Family Nursing Scholarship

Jolyssa Lewis, Freshman, Philadelphia, Pa.


The Pompizzi Family Endowed Scholarship for Nursing   

Zoe Gasparotti, Junior, Cockeysville, Md.


The Alexis Rosenberg Foundation Endowed Scholarship

Jennifer Warren, Freshman, Stoneham, Mass.

Shakia Blount, Junior, Philadelphia, Pa.  


The Mother Teresa Endowed Nursing Scholarship Established by Peter and Colleen Schleider in Memory of Richard and Ellen Wright

Lauren A. Robinson, Junior, Avondale, Pa.


The Margaret Mary Starzynski Memorial Fund Scholarship

Andrew E. Masiello, Senior, Staten Island, NY

Ashley Phillips, Freshman, Maplewood, NJ