Class Notes

Summer 2023

Do you have news to share?

Maybe you recently got married or had a baby, celebrated a promotion or professional milestone, or had a gathering with some UHart friends. Whatever your news may be, share your UHart pride with your fellow alumni by submitting a class note or tagging us on social media. Select news and posts may be published in a future issue of H magazine. Notes are posted on a quarterly basis in March, June, September, and December and are archived after 2 years.

1971 | Janet Bellardi Belden

janet-bellardi-belden.jpgHappy to announce our grandson, Alek Popovich, is a part of the UHart Class of 2027! He is enrolled in the Barney School of Business.







1972 | Alan Gertner

Alan Gertner '72 (A&S) announced his retirement from his position as Executive Director of the School of Communication Disorders and Deafness at Kean University in Union, NJ.

1975 | Joseph B Wocoski

joseph-wocoski.jpgJoseph Wocoski (Barney) created and designed the word game book, Nostradamus Word Search Fun.






1995 | Melissa Morris

Melissa-morris.jpgMelissa Morris (Hartt) received the prestigious Manilow Music Project Teacher Award at Radio City Music Hall in May 2023 from Barry Manilow himself.





1996 | Aric Attas

Standing on the Shore of the Cosmic OceanAric Attas' (HAS) most recent work, Standing on the Shore of the Cosmic Ocean, is being featured as part of the summer exhibition at the Vero Beach Museum of Art. Titled Treasure Coast Creates: A Tribute To Local Artists, the exhibition features work from artists living in Indian River, St. Lucie and Martin counties.

Attas was also interviewed by Tim Cole, co-founder of Intermorphic Generative Music systems. They spoke about Attas' use of their generative music software, Wotja, to create infinitely generating ambient music to enhance meditation, creativity, relaxation and well-being.

2015 | Carlos Wilder

Carlos Wilder (A'13 Hillyer, Barney) began working as a Trial Attorney at the Internal Revenue Service Office of Chief Counsel in Miami, Fla.

2018 | Mikayla Pascucci-Wallace

mikayla-pascucci-wallace.jpgMikayla Pascucci-Wallace (ENHP, M'20) recently got married and had UHart best friends & professors, as well as a alum co-worker in attendance. From left to right: Lydia (Ramirez) Cocchiola '05, Dr. Sheetal Sood, Holly Longobardi '19 M'21, Mikayla Pascucci-Wallace '18 M'20, Kathryn Topping '19, and Dr. Lisa Zawilinski.