You'll find a great deal of information of interest to you in this section. Read our newsletter, update your profile, or contribute to the Metcalf Endowment. If you have ideas of other things you would like to see on this Alumni Center page, please contact us to share your ideas!
Help Us Recruit!
Many of you work in the Recreation, Parks and Leisure Studies field with promising, young seasonal employees or volunteers. We'd love for you to encourage those bright young people to pursue a career in Recreation, Parks and Leisure Studies. As an alumni and a professional, you have a great influence on helping steer this new generation of potential professionals into the field. Please share information about the field and about our degree program at Cortland. We would love to talk with or send information to any bright promising recruits you send our way!! Please help us keep the field strong with the next generation of parks and recreation professionals.
Alumni Making News
Maureen Baringer, Class of '80
B.S. in Recreation, Management of Leisure Services Concentration --
Patricia Triffo, CTRS, Class of '00
B.S. in Recreation, Therapeutic Recreation Concentration --
Kendra Liddicoat, Class of '02
PhD Student, EPA NNEMS Fellow
Cornell University , M.S. in Recreation, Outdoor and Therapeutic Recreation Concentration -- http://www.bradwoods.org/research.html
Amanda Hatfield, CTRS Class of '02
Whittier Rehabilitation Hospital, Worcester, MA
, M.S. in Recreation, Therapeutic Recreation Concentration --
Alumni Advisory Committee
The Alumni Advisory Committee, comprised of 14 members, is primarily a consulting group. Through their expertise and years of experience in the field, they provide the faculty and department with perspective and feedback to improve teaching, research, service, and other aspects of the department. In addition to the members listed below, the chair of the Metcalf Foundation Board also sits on the committee. Currently, the chair of the Metcalf Board is Mr. John Silsby. Also, the student representative is the president of the SCRA recreation majors club and is elected in the Spring.
Lowell National Historic Park
Jessica Hatfield Daily, CTRS, Class of '01
Associate Professor & Chair
St.Catherines, Ontario, Canada
Retired Recreation Director
Groton Parks and Recreation
St. Lawrence County Health Initiative
William Zimmerman, Class of '76
New Rochelle Parks and Recreation
New Rochelle, NY