Bartlett Scholars Recognized

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May 24, 2017

Dozens of students were recognized during a recent ceremony as this year’s Bartlett Scholars. 

 

This was the third annual Bartlett Scholarship Luncheon, and the second hosted by President Frederick W. Clark Jr., with welcoming remarks also delivered by Dr. Brenda Molife, vice president for University Advancement, and Trustees Chairman Eugene J. Durgin Jr.

 

Both Bruce and Patricia Bartlett were on hand for the event, to share some thoughts and personally greeting the honorees. The student speakers were Danielle Lopez and Sarah Rutherford.

 

Bruce, ’68, and Patricia (Quinn), ’67, Bartlett met at Bridgewater, and in 2004 launched the Bartlett Foundation, which has funded groundbreaking medical research, scholarships and other worthy projects. Bridgewater State University has benefited from their generous support and honored these contributions with the naming of the Bartlett College of Science and Mathematics. 

 

This year’s recipients were:

 

Patricia (Quinn) Bartlett, ’67, Endowed Scholarship Fund 

In consideration of the desire to benefit the education of undergraduate students enrolled at Bridgewater State University and to commemorate their education and experiences while undergraduate students at the university, Mrs. Patricia (Quinn) Bartlett, ’67, and Mr. Bruce Bartlett, ’68, have established the Patricia (Quinn) Bartlett, ’67, Endowed Scholarship Fund. 

The scholarship benefits students who have a record of outstanding academic accomplishment documented by a grade point average of 3.5 or higher.At least one scholarship will be awarded annually to a member of the philanthropic fraternity of Kappa Delta Phi for as long as it is active at the university. 

Cyndi Cram 

Communication Sciences and Disorders major, Psychology minor Junior
Mansfield 

Allison Dupere 

Biology major Junior Fall River 

Meaghan DuPuis 

Physical Education major Senior Kingston 

Rachel Gelineau 

Biology major Senior Upton 

Amanda Keenan 

Elementary Education and Sociology majors Special Education Inclusive Practices minor Senior
Rockland 

Jason Kleinberg 

Special Education and Psychology majors Freshman
Franklin 

Herbert Leonard 

Spanish major, Secondary Education – Middle-High School minor Junior
Taunton 

Danielle Lopez 

Biology major Senior Westport 

Marissa Maroni 

Biology major Junior Leominster 

Cody Marx 

English major, Secondary Education – High School minor Junior
East Bridgewater 

Diana Rodriguez 

Psychology major, Social Welfare minor Senior
New Bedford 

Caitlin Rowley 

Political Science major, History minor Junior
Lakeville 

Mariah Scott 

Elementary Education and English majors Senior
Mansfield 

Katherine Trudell 

Elementary Education and Sociology majors, Reading minor Junior
Walpole 

Dawna Vella 

English and Psychology majors, Secondary Education – Middle School minor Senior
Plymouth 

 

Bruce Bartlett, ’68, Endowed Scholarship Fund 

In consideration of the desire to benefit the education of undergraduate students enrolled at Bridgewater State University and to commemorate their education and experiences while undergraduate students at the university, Mr. Bruce Bartlett, ’68, and Mrs. Patricia (Quinn) Bartlett, ’67, have established the Bruce Bartlett, ’68, Endowed Scholarship Fund. 

The scholarship benefits deserving undergraduate students who have demonstrated high financial need and an outstanding academic record documented by a grade point average of 3.0 or higher. At least two scholarships will be awarded annually to the members of the philanthropic fraternity of Kappa Delta Phi for as long as it is active at the university. 

John Carduff 

Social Work Junior Bridgewater 

Emily Cerce 

Art major, Management minor Senior
Taunton 

Michaelle Destinoble 

Health Studies major, Biology minor Sophomore
Brockton 

Tabitha Domeij 

Criminal Justice major, Computer Science minor Junior
Westborough 

Danielle Dupuis 

Psychology major, Public Relations minor Senior
Pembroke 

Samantha Fanning 

English major, Secondary Education – High School minor Junior
Plymouth 

Shawnee Gresh 

Management major,Asian Studies minor Senior
Buzzards Bay 

Emily Hyde 

Communication Studies major, Public Relations minor Junior
Marion 

Tristen Merchant 

Accounting and Finance major, Writing and Writing Studies, and Management minors Junior
Orange 

Tashima Point du Jour 

Social Work major Senior Framingham 

Sarah Rutherford 

Social Work major Junior Hanover 

Stenie Simon 

Psychology major, Social Welfare minor Junior
Brockton 

Marina Smoske 

Political Science major, Geography minor Junior
Fairhaven 

Rayann Staude 

Early Childhood Education and English majors, Special Education Inclusive Practices minor Senior
Medford 

Jessica Teixeira 

Communication Sciences and Disorders major, Health Promotion and Psychology minors Senior
Attleboro 

Bruce Bartlett, ’68, Endowed Scholarship Fund and Patricia (Quinn) Bartlett, ’67, Endowed Scholarship Fund 

Selection Committee 

Dr.Victoria Bacon 

Professor Counselor Education 

Dr. Janet Gumbris 

Director Financial Aid 

Mr. Robert A. Hodge Sr., ’66 

Alumni Representative 

Professor John W. Jones, ’62, G’66 

Professor Emeritus Education 

Dr. Carolyn Petrosino 

Professor Criminal Justice 

Dr. Uma Shama 

Professor and Graduate Coordinator for Mathematics Co-Director of GeoGraphics Lab Computer Science, Mathematics 

Dr. Peter Sietins 

Associate Professor Management 

 

 

Group photo of the Bartlett Scholars with President Clark and Mr. and Mrs. Bartlett