Alumni News

  • Photo Credit: The Yale Daily News

    Matt Oplinger ’14 — Yale's "Most Valuable Freshman”

    Maureen Maher
    Posted December 17, 2014

    Former Delbarton football player Matt Oplinger '14 just finished an incredible rookie season for Yale University. In honor of his contributions to the team this fall, Matt was named "Most Valuable Freshman" at the season-ending football banquet.

  • Connor Schaible '12

    Connor Schaible '12 Wins NCAA Title With Tufts Soccer

    Maureen Maher
    Posted December 16, 2014

    Former Green Wave soccer team captain Connor Schaible '12 and his Tufts University teammates have won the NCAA Division III Men’s Soccer National Championship.

  • From left, Andy Anselmi '83, John Iaciofano '99, John Tonzola '95 and Headmaster Br. Paul Diveny.

    Alumni Celebrate in Old Main

    Jessica Fiddes
    Posted December 16, 2014

    On December 14, 2014 alumni enjoyed a Christmas reception in Old Main before attending the annual Delbarton Christmas Concert. Click here for photos, and we thank everyone who was able to join us!

  • Brian Paskas '12, left, and Tom Fickinger '12 at FC Barcelona stadium in Barcelona.

    Our Men in Barcelona

    Jessica Fiddes
    Posted December 15, 2014

    Brian Paskas '12, left, and Tom Fickinger '12 spent fall semester studying in Spain. They took this picture with the Delbarton flag in FC Barcelona's stadium.

  • Schola Cantorum, directed by David Blazier, performed at the December 14 Christmas Concert.

    'Tis The Season: Christmas Concert 2014 Photo Album

    Jessica Fiddes
    Posted December 15, 2014

    'Tis the season for wonderful music from Delbarton's music and vocal groups!

  • Families from the Class of 1989 have celebrated Christmas together for the past thirteen years.

    Class of '89 Celebrates Christmas Together

    Jessica Fiddes
    Posted December 15, 2014

    For the thirteenth year in a row friends from the Class of 1989 celebrated Christmas together...

  • Celebrating Christmas with Jersey Shore Friends

    Jessica Fiddes
    Posted December 12, 2014

    The Delbarton Alumni Association's Jersey Shore Chapter hosted its annual Christmas party on December 11, 2014 at Rella's Restaurant...click here for photos.

  • Young Alumni in Hoboken Show Their Support

    Jessica Fiddes
    Posted December 11, 2014

    A great group of young Delbarton alumni and friends arrived bearing gifts at Pilsener Haus in Hoboken on December 11, 2013...click here for photos.

  • William Antholis '83 was recently named executive director of the UVa Miller Center, specializing in presidential history, public policy and political history.

    William Antholis '83 Named Director of UVa Miller Center

    Jessica Fiddes
    Posted December 8, 2014

    William Antholis '83, the managing director of the Brookings Institution was recently named the new excutive director of the University of Virginia's Miller Center, a nonpartisan affiliate of U.Va. that specializes in presidential scholarship, public policy and political history.

  • Wave Ultimate Frisbee players and alumni got together for a pick-up game over Thanksgiving break.

    Ultimate Frisbee Reunion

    Matt Grella '13
    Posted December 1, 2014

    While most were recovering from Thanksgiving, thirteen hearty souls braved the cold to play an Ultimate pick-up game...

  • Photo by Charlie Boyer '89, P'19.

    Brent McGrath '19 and Charlie Boyer '89, P'19 Win Photo of the Week

    Posted November 28, 2014

    8th Grader Brent McGrath '19 wins Student Photo of the Week honorrs, and our second winner, in both the alumni and parent categories, is Charlie Boyer '89, P'19...

  • Happy Thanksgiving from Delbarton and St. Mary's Abbey

    Posted November 25, 2014

    Enjoy our special flash card greeting, and warmest wishes for a Happy Thanksgiving to you and your family from St. Mary's Abbey and Delbarton!

  • Headmaster Br. Paul Diveny welcomes panelists and students onstage for a Comcast broadcast honoring US veterans.

    Students and Veterans: Cablevision Broadcasts from Delbarton

    Jessica Fiddes
    Posted November 24, 2014

    On November 24 Cablevision arrived with cameras, teleprompter and crew to shoot a program honoring American veterans...click here for photos -- and tune into Optimum on Nov 30, Dec 6 or 7 to see the broadcast.

  • Thanksgiving Food Drive Deanery Update

    Jessica Fiddes
    Posted November 21, 2014

    As of Friday morning, November 21, our annual Thanksgiving Food Drive had collected 25,518 lbs of food. That's just over half of our 50,000 lb goal. Time for a weekend Cosco run! Top three deaneries so far are...

  •  Elizabeth and Peter Shoemaker '82 of Los Angeles hosted one of three alumni reception in California last week.

    Delbarton Hosts West Coast Receptions

    Jessica Fiddes
    Posted November 19, 2014

    Last week, Headmaster Br. Paul Diveny hosted three receptions in California where he connected with alumni living, working and studying on the West Coast...

  • Derek Speedy '14, shown here playing Tony in Delbarton's 2014 production of 'West Side Story', has hit the ground running at Harvard. He recently starred in a Harvard production of the musical 'Dogfight'.

    Derek Speedy '14 Has Lead in 'DogFight'

    Jessica Fiddes
    Posted November 11, 2014

    Abbey Player alumnus Derek Speedy '14, a Harvard College freshman, recently played the lead in a production enjoyed by former Director of Guidance Shelly Levine...

  • Two Delbarton graduates now find themselves competing against each other in the growing business of hauling away junk and keeping it out of landfills.

    Got Junk? Two Alumni Businesses Will Haul It Away

    Maureen Maher
    Posted November 4, 2014
  • Terry White '08

    Terry White '08: Fitness Apparel Entrepreneur

    Maureen Maher
    Posted November 3, 2014

    Former Green Wave lacrosse player Terry White ’08 has launched a Kickstarter funding campaign for a revolutionary new product that solves the problem of where to put your iPhone, keys, and cash during a workout.

  • St. Thérèse of Lisieux, The Little Flower, at home at St. Mary's Abbey/Delbarton.

    So...About That Statue

    Jessica Fiddes
    Posted October 31, 2014

    Yesterday we shared news that the Great Pumpkin had been found, tucked behind a statue of St. Thérèse of Lisieux that was mistakenly identified as The Blessed Virgin. How did a saintly Carmelite nun get to Delbarton campus? Fr. Edward was kind enough to explain...

  • We had a great turnout at our Boston Alumni Reception on October 29, 2014.

    Alumni Reception in Boston

    Jessica Fiddes
    Posted October 30, 2014

    On October 29, 2014 Headmaster Br. Paul Diveny, OSB and the Delbarton Alumni Association hosted a reception in Boston, MA at the Downtown Harvard Club...

  • Young Alumni Lunch in Providence

    Jessica Fiddes
    Posted October 30, 2014

    On October 29, 2014 the Delbarton Alumni Association hosted lunch for young alumni currently attending Providence College...

  • The under-construction interior of Uptown House, expected to open in West Harlem's Manhattanville district in 2016. Delbarton alumnus Bob Emmett '69 is the project's managing director.

    Bob Emmett ’69 and Harlem's Uptown House

    Jessica Fiddes
    Posted October 29, 2014

    Bob Emmett '69 is part of a team developing Uptown House, a boutique hotel and luxury private residence in the Malt House, 80,000 square feet of space in West Harlem.

  • Hockey Homecoming: Yale vs. Princeton on October 31

    Maureen Maher
    Posted October 22, 2014

    Six former Delbarton hockey players owning 22 NJSIAA state titles and 2 NCAA championship rings will take the ice for Yale and Princeton when the Ivy League powers face off next weekend at The Prudential Center.

  • Photo Credit: The Yale Daily News

    Matt Oplinger ’14: Tackling a New Position for Yale Football

    Maureen Maher
    Posted October 22, 2014

    Former Delbarton football player Matt Oplinger '14 has been a major contributor for Yale (4-1) this season as a starting freshman linebacker—a position he never played in high school.

  • Dave Weinstein '06 was recently appointed as NJ's first Cyber-Security Advisor. His new boss is NJ Office of Homeland Security Director Chris Rodriguez '95.

    Dave Weinstein '06 Named NJ Homeland Security Cyber-Security Advisor

    Jessica Fiddes
    Posted October 17, 2014

    NJ Homeland Security Director Chris Rodriguez ’95 recently announced the appointment of David Weinstein ’06 as NewJersey’s first Cyber-Security Advisor.

  • We had a great group of Green Wave Alumni Soccer competitors in the Alumni Soccer game on October 11, 2014.

    Alumni Soccer 2014...Game On!

    Jessica Fiddes
    Posted October 11, 2014

    Heavy rain did not deter several dozen Green Wave Soccer alums from competing ferociously in the 2014 Alumni Soccer Game. Click here for photos...and Go Wave!

  • Our thanks to these fine gents for modeling the brand new T-shirt designed for Homecoming 2014.

    Homecoming Pep Rally

    Maureen Maher
    Posted October 10, 2014

    With a focus on the themes of Strength, Spirit, Brotherhood, and Community, the Homecoming Pep Rally did not disappoint with its humorous mix of team captain interviews, skits, live music, and inspiration on brotherhood from surprise guest "Doc Rod."

  • Our Hall of Honor inductees each received a handsome framed print of Old Main by artist Fr. Edward Seton Fittin '82.

    2014 Hall of Honor Dinner

    Jessica Fiddes
    Posted October 11, 2014

    Fr. Beatus Lucey, Michael Slattery '59 and Taylor Price '04 were inducted into the Delbarton Hall of Honor on October 9, 2014. Click here for photos...

  • Members of the Class of '89, celebrating their 25th reunion, were out in force at New Jersey National Golf Club on October 8...

    Homecoming Alumni Golf Outing

    Jessica Fiddes
    Posted October 11, 2014

    Homecoming weekend began on October 8, 2014 with an enthusiastic roster of golfers enjoying a great day on the links at the Alumni Golf Outing. This year's venue was New Jersey National Golf Club in Basking Ridge. Click here for photos...

  • Come hungry to Homecoming 2014.  Grade level food tents are awesome, and the alumni reception in the Senior Garden will be in full swing too.

    Come Home to Delbarton This Weekend!

    Posted October 8, 2014

    We have exciting plans in store for Homecoming 2014 this weekend. Read more here...and hope to see you back at Delbarton this weekend!

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  • New Giving Opportunities with Charitable IRA Rollovers!!

    Posted December 4, 2006
    To learn how you may benefit from making a charitable gift directly from your regular or Roth IRA, please click here for more information...