Alumni News

  • Joe Colangelo '03, wife Sarah and their three children at Homecoming 2014.

    Joe Colangelo '03 and His Homemade Luge

    Jessica Fiddes
    Posted March 2, 2015

    Breaking news from Joe Colangelo '03's Facebook page: "Yesterday I woke up amazed that a video I shot of my kids playing on a luge I built had 20,000 views. Today it has nearly 200,000 and I'm getting requests from Fox News, MSNBC and others to feature it."

  • Clay Haarmann '11

    Clay Haarmann '11—NCAA Division I Player of the Week

    Maureen Maher
    Posted February 27, 2015

    The Holy Cross senior scored four goals—including the game winner—to help the Crusaders finish a seismic 13-12 upset of No. 8 Loyola on the road in Maryland. The win gave Holy Cross its first-ever win against a nationally-ranked team.

  • Delbarton alumni paused for a photo opp at The Breakers in Palm Beach on February 25.

    Delbarton Welcomes Alumni at Florida Receptions

    Jessica Fiddes
    Posted February 27, 2015

    This week Headmaster Br. Paul Diveny, OSB, and the Alumni Association escaped the cold as they welcomed alumni at two Florida receptions...

  • Frigid temperatures did not deter these hearty folks from joining us at our annual NYC Reception at NYAC on February 19.

    Alumni Meet at Manhattan Reception

    Jessica Fiddes
    Posted February 20, 2015

    Alumni enjoyed a reception hosted by the Delbarton Alumni Association at the New York Athletic Club on February 19, 2015. Click here for photos.

  • Delbarton star Troy Murphy '98

    Troy Murphy ’98 Named To ACC Legends Class

    Maureen Maher
    Posted February 13, 2015

    The former star put up big numbers during his years at Delbarton and Notre Dame and then became a first-round draft pick in the NBA. He is one of 15 former college players and coaches who will be honored at the upcoming ACC Tournament in North Carolina.

  • Green Tie Gala -- Br. Paul Remarks & Anniversary Video

    Maureen Maher
    Posted February 4, 2015

    There were many incredible moments during Delbarton's recent 75th Anniversary Green Tie Gala in Manhattan. Included among the highlights from that spectacular evening were these remarks delivered by Br. Paul and this video produced by Steve Block '71.

  • Alumni Reps Attend Winter Dinner Meeting

    Jessica Fiddes
    Posted February 4, 2015

    The Annual January Reps Dinner took place at the Madison Hotel on February 3, 2015. Click here for photos...

  • Vintage photos like this one of Delbarton freshman in beanies -- or 'dinks' as the caps called back then -- will be on display at the DMG event on February 20.

    Step Back in Time on February 20

    Jessica Fiddes
    Posted February 3, 2015

    In honor of Delbarton’s 75th Anniversary, the Delbarton Mothers Guild invites you to a special event,Take a Step Back in Time: Delbarton Through the Years, on Friday, February 20 in Old Main.

  • Delbarton Squash alumni, in back row, and current players met at the First Annual Alumni Squash Match on January 31 at Harlem's StreetSquash. Head Coach Craig Paris '82, back row on right, hosted the event.

    First Annual Alumni Squash Match

    Jessica Fiddes
    Posted February 3, 2015

    On January 31 former Delbarton squash players gathered at StreetSquash in Harlem for our First Annual Alumni Squash Reunion...click here for photos.

  • Alumni Wrestling Reunion

    Jessica Fiddes
    Posted January 30, 2015

    We had a great turnout at the First Annual Alumni Wrestling Reunion on January 28...click here for photos.

  • Tommy Cusano '14, currently a Yale freshman, was one of 51 people globally to earn a perfect score on the 2014 AP Macroeconomics exam.

    Perfecting the AP Macro Exam

    Jessica Fiddes
    Posted January 29, 2015

    Tommy Cusano ’14 is an accomplished yet humble young man, and last spring he did something truly exceptional...

  • The Benedictine Hallmarks Award was initiated last year by James Smart  '17 as his freshman project.

    Nominations Open for the Alumni Benedictine Hallmarks Award

    Jessica Fiddes
    Posted January 29, 2015

    Attention Delbarton Alumni: The nomination process for the Benedictine Hallmarks Award is open from now until March 21, 2015.

  •  Delbarton painted Manhattan green during its Green Tie Gala weekend on January 23-25.

    Delbarton Hosts 75th Anniversary Green Tie Gala

    Jessica Fiddes
    Posted January 26, 2015

    Green magic was in the air at Delbarton's Green Tie Gala at Guastavino's under Manhattan's Queensboro Bridge on Saturday, January 24, a spectacular 75th Anniverary celebration. Click here for photos...

  • "Souper Bowl" Soup Collection Extended to Monday Feb 2

    Jessica Fiddes
    Posted January 23, 2015

    As part of our push to collect 75,000 pounds of food for the 75th Anniversary, we are collecting canned soup every day before and after school during the week leading up to the Super Bowl on February 1. Due to this week's snow days, the collection is extended to Monday, February 2.

  • Abbey Players presents 'The Secret Garden'  the weekend of Feb 6,7,8 in the FAC theater.

    Photo Sneak Preview of 'The Secret Garden'

    Jessica Fiddes
    Posted January 22, 2015

    The Secret Garden is in bloom at Delbarton the weekend of February 6, 7 and 8 in the Fine Arts Center theater...click here for a photo previews, and here to buy tickets.

  • Dr. Chris Rodrigeuz '95 returned to Delbarton on January 21 to speak about his career in global security.

    Black and White in a Grey World

    Jessica Fiddes
    Posted January 21, 2015

    Asked whether his CIA experience changed his perspective, guest speaker NJ Director of Homeland Security Dr. Chris Rodriguez '95, described himself as "more cynical, more pro-American...I'm black and white in a grey world." Click here for photos...

  • Former Green Wave players gathered for the annual Alumni Basketball game on January 17, 2015.

    2015 Alumni Basketball Game

    Jessica Fiddes
    Posted January 20, 2015

    A great group of former Green Wave players met in the gym to compete in the annual Alumni Basketball game on January 17, 2015. Click here for photos...

  • Artist John Traynor '79 with Delbarton students and art students after his one-day oil painting master class.

    Artist John Traynor '79 Teaches Master Class

    Jessica Fiddes
    Posted January 16, 2015

    Artist John Traynor '79, a renowned American Impressionist, visited Delbarton on January 16 to teach a master class in oil-painting -- and earned a new nickname...click here for photos.

  • Entrepreneur Sean Henwood '10  is co-founder and CEO of  Ralli Software which officially launched its athletic training app on January 15.

    Sean Henwood '10 Launches Ralli

    Jessica Fiddes
    Posted January 15, 2015

    On January 15 entrepreneur Sean Henwood '10 launched Ralli, his athletic training software app...

  • Hockey Alumni Help Yale Beat Harvard at MSG

    Maureen Maher
    Posted January 14, 2015

    Former Delbarton hockey players Charles Orzetti '10 and Matt Killian '11 lit the lamp for Yale on Saturday in a 4-1 defeat of Harvard at Madison Square Garden. Orzetti was named MVP, receiving the trophy at center ice from former New York Rangers Captain Mark Messier.

  • AP Rock Band members with several back-up musicians.

    Prepare To Fly…Delbarton Has a Rock Anthem

    Jessica Fiddes
    Posted January 13, 2015

    Arsenal has one, now Delbarton does too. Click to hear Delbarton's new Rock Anthem...and imagine a stadium filled with enthusiastic Green Wave fans singing along.

  • American Impressionist John Traynor '79 hosts a day-long master class for upper level studio art students on January 16.

    Artist John Traynor '79 Hosts Student Master Class

    Jessica Fiddes
    Posted January 12, 2015

    American Impressionist John Traynor '79 will spend the day at Delbarton on Friday, January 16 conducting a master class for all upper level studio art students...

  • Posters of classic Delbarton scenes decorate classrooms this year in a salute to our 75th Anniversary.

    75th Anniversary Posters

    Jessica Fiddes
    Posted January 8, 2015

    This year, in celebration of our 75th Anniversary, Trinity Hall classrooms sport posters of classic Delbarton scenes. Click here to see our 75th Anniversary poster collection!

  • Mickey Dwyer '14 (in jacket and tie) returned to Delbarton to teach freshmen in Fran Bonalsky's Advanced Biology classes about NTDs, Neglected Tropical Diseases.

    Mickey Dwyer '14 on Neglected Tropical Diseases

    Jessica Fiddes
    Posted January 7, 2015

    Let's say that there is an important global health problem that touches the lives of hundreds of millions of people, and that the solution is both affordable and available. So why are these people still sick? Ask Mickey Dwyer '14...

  • Derek Speedy '14 (Harvard)

    Derek Speedy '14 — Hasty Pudding Theatricals

    Maureen Maher
    Posted January 7, 2015

    This former member of our very own Delbarton Abbey Players is the only Harvard College freshman selected to join the current performing cast of the university's legendary theater troupe.

  • Congratulations to Barry Murphy '59, left, here at Homecoming with Fr. Andrew Smith. Murphy was inducted with classmate Tom Tappen '59 into the Rutgers Hall of Fame this year.

    Alumni Classmates are Rutgers Hall of Famers

    Jessica Fiddes
    Posted December 29, 2014

    This year two well-respected members of the Class of 1959, Barry Murphy and Tom Tappen, made the cut for the 2014 Rutgers University Hall of Fame...

  • Ryan Connors '14 was back on campus today and enjoyed catching up with some of our current Delbarton seniors before Christmas Break.

    Military Academies? Ask Ryan Connors '14

    Maureen Maher
    Posted December 18, 2014

    Ryan Connors '14, a first-year cadet at the United States Air Force Academy, was back on campus today to talk with students who might be interested in applying to one of the nation’s five service academies.

  • Merry Christmas from Delbarton!

    Jessica Fiddes
    Posted December 18, 2014

    Merry Christmas, everyone. Click here for our e-card, and here for an album of favorite Delbarton 2014 Christmas images...

  • 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.

Alumni Alert

  • 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...