Class Notes Corner

Academics, Alumni & Giving

By: Mark Osborne

File Under: alumni, classnotes


Betsy Bass O’Kresik ’62 of Dayton, Ohio, is the ministry coordinator for Child Evangelism Fellowship of Ohio, Miami Valley Chapter. Child Evangelism Fellowship is the largest children's ministry in the world.


 Anne Gassmann Rosenfeld ’71 of Oro Valley, Ariz., received the Anna M. Shannon Mentorship Award from the Western Institute of Nursing. The award recognizes an outstanding mentor who demonstrates unselfish efforts to support and promote the professional growth of other nurses in the West.  Anne is a professor and director of the Doctor of Philosophy in Nursing program at the University of Arizona College of Nursing.


Beth Murray, Ph.D., ’86 of Cincinnati has received the 2015-2016 McMicken College Distinguished Alumni Award. The Distinguished Alumni Award is presented to graduates from the McMicken College of Arts & Sciences who have made significant contributions to their field of study that benefit the community, state, nation, college or university. She is a professor of biology at Mount St. Joseph University and one of only 75 board-certified forensic anthropologists in North America.


Wendy Zureick Smith ’96 of Cincinnati is the new athletic director at Seton High School.


Sarah Gramann ’00 of Cincinnati recently participated in Miami University’s Earth Expeditions global field course in Baja.

Robert Roetting III ’01 of Cincinnati and his wife, Amy, welcomed their daughter Gabrielle Marie in September. She joins sisters Mia (7), Madison (5), and brother Robert IV (3).