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Students who have graduated from Goldey, Beacom, or Goldey-Beacom College can find information relating to special alumni events, the alumni newsletter, requesting transcripts and official GBC license plates as well as how to join the GBC Alumni Association.
16th Annual Silent Auction - CANCELLEDMarch 27, 2020
The Goldey-Beacom College Alumni Association is once again partnering with GBC Athletics to present the 16th Annual Silent Auction! Join us on Friday, March 27 at 6:00 pm in the Joseph West Jones Center on campus for a night of delectable food and friendly bidding. Bid on a variety of auction items in the following categories: Travel and Experience, Community Spotlight, Wine and Dine, Sports and Technology.
Purchase your tickets now: https://gbcsilentauction2020.eventbrite.com
If you would like more information on the event or are interested in donating an item, please contact Maureen Tomey in Alumni Affairs at (302) 225-6210 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Alumni Night at the Blue Rocks - CANCELLEDMay 2020 (DATE TBD)
Bring the whole family out to watch the Wilmington Blue Rocks, immediately followed by a dazzling fireworks display! Additional details and ticket information will be available soon.
Contact Maureen Tomey at (302) 225-6210 or email@example.com for more information.
Caps Off to Our Grads - CANCELLEDMay 2020 (DATE TBD)
Anthony's Coal Fired Pizza - Pike Creek
Come out to help us celebrate the graduating class of 2019 and to raise money for alumni-sponsored scholarships and student activities! Just mention the Goldey-Beacom College Alumni Association and 20% of tracked dine-in, take out or bar sales from that day will be donated back to our group.
For more information on the Caps Off to our Grads fundraiser, please contact Maureen Tomey at firstname.lastname@example.org or (302) 225-6210.
Lightning Strikes the Vineyard - CANCELLEDJune 2020 (DATE TBD)
Following the notable success of our inaugural 'Lightning Strikes the Vineyard' event on June 22, 2019, we are planning to strike the winery again in the summer of 2020!
Just a 15-20 minute drive from campus, Paradocx (PDX) Vineyard is a casual, family-friendly winery nestled among the rolling hills of Chester County, PA. Celebrate summer with the Goldey-Beacom College Alumni Association and the greater GBC Community! Live entertainment and one complimentary glass of signature wine or a pint of beer included with admission. Stay tuned for more details!
For more information on Lightning Strikes the Vineyard, please contact Maureen Tomey at email@example.com or (302) 225-6210.
Dewey Beach Summer Happy Hour - CANCELLEDJuly 17, 2020
The Lighthouse at Hyatt Place, Dewey Beach
Let's meet at the iconic lighthouse in Dewey Beach to sip and reminisce with fellow GBC alumni! Opening in the spring of 2020, this newest dining offering at Hyatt Place in Dewey Beach serves coastal American cuisine and provides outdoor seating and waterfront dining provide a relaxing place to take in Dewey Beach's dazzling summer sunsets.
More information, including discounted group rates at participating Dewey Beach hotels, coming soon!
For more information on the Dewey Beach Summer Happy Hour, please contact Maureen Tomey at firstname.lastname@example.org or (302) 225-6210.
Drives for Education Golf OutingSeptember 30, 2020
Deerfield Golf Club
Swing your clubs on the picturesque grounds of Wilmington's top-rated public golf course at Deerfield Golf Club. Foursomes and single golfers are welcome to join us for a shotgun start, boxed lunch, and buffet dinner. Fun events throughout the day include contests, Including a Links Launcher Air Cannon on the 9th hole, raffles and awards.
See how much fun we had at the 2019 Drives for Education Golf Outing by viewing photos from the event.
Contact Maureen Tomey at (302) 225-6210 or email@example.com for more information or if you are interested in sponsorship of the 2020 Drives for Education golf outing!.
Legacy NightNovember, 2020 (Date TBD)
Joseph West Jones Center
Come out to celebrate each member of the GBC Community who helps to build and strengthen our legacy. Whether you are a current student, a parent, an alumnus, a staff or faculty member, or a friend of the College, you are part of the tapestry that makes up our unique legacy.
For more information on Legacy Night 2020, please contact Maureen Tomey at firstname.lastname@example.org or (302) 225-6210.
Hoop it Up2021 (Date TBD)
Watch the Men's and Women's NCAA Basketball teams in action! Bring your family, friends and colleagues for a fun night out, complete with a Legacy Suite for parents and alumni.
Catch up with fellow alumni over complimentary appetizers, beer, wine and soda provided by the GBC Alumni Association.
Contact Maureen Tomey at (302) 225-6210 or email@example.com for more information.
Goldey-Beacom College Magazine
Published twice a year, the Goldey-Beacom College magazine keeps you aware of Campus happenings, alumni events, personal data, and interesting GBC news. Make the Alumni Office aware of your noteworthy accomplishments and news you'd like to share with your fellow alumni by emailing Janine Sorbello at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Your academic transcript request must include: your name at the time you attended the College, your degree program, your dates of enrollment or graduation date, last four digits of your social security number, birth date, signature and the address where the transcript is to be mailed. There is no fee for this service. Your transcript request will be processed within 7-14 business days.
Fax your Transcript Request Form to (302) 998-8631 or mail your Form to:
4701 Limestone Road
Wilmington, DE 19808
GBC License Plates
Proudly proclaim you're a member of the GBC family with an official State of Delaware GBC license plate issued from the Division of Motor Vehicles. Plates are $30 and all proceeds benefit the Alumni Association's annual student scholarship.
To order, contact Maureen Tomey at email@example.com or (302) 225-6210 for an application.
You are very important to us!
Each year, we say "good luck" to another class of graduates. But it's not "goodbye." Please email or send a note with a personal or professional update. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org and note "alumni update" in the subject line.
The Alumni Association represents over 13,000 living alumni of Goldey-Beacom College. The alumni board of Goldey-Beacom College is a group of committed graduates who meet quarterly to plan events and activities to support the College, its students, and its mission. In addition to holding fundraising events for scholarships, the Board honors exemplary graduates through their biennial Distinguished Alumni Gallery Dinner. They also host a Silent Auction, Alumni Night at the Blue Rocks and the "GBC Drives for Education" Golf Outing each year.
If you are interested in serving on this Board or any of its committees, contact Maureen Tomey at (302) 225-6210.
Officers and Executive Committee
|President||Evern D. Ford - '97|
|Vice President||Bryan P. Perrera MBA '11|
|Secretary||Amy V. Diamond '06, MA '10|
|Treasurer||Chris Kenney - '09 MMGT|
|William P. Brady '91|
|Caroline Coulet du Gard '08, MBA '09, '10|
|Valerie O. Dakaud - '18|
|Neil Douen - '05|
|Daniel L. Dunlap - '17|
|Kevin M. Lamb '18, MBA '19|
|Roberto Machado - '99|
|Jennifer H. McClain - '16|
|Christa Scheffler - '95, MBA '15|
|Patrick McRae ’14, MBA '15|
|Adelaide L. Orsini - '48|
|Jady (Jay) Solano – '15|
|Clifford R. (C.J.) Wood, Jr. - '17|
|Honorary Member||Kaye Records - '58|
About the Board/How to Become an Active Board Member
The Alumni Association Board is designed to have 24 active members. Members are enlisted for 3-year terms. To have your name listed for board consideration, simply contact the Alumni Affairs at (302) 225-6210.
Distinguished Alumni Gallery
The Distinguished Alumni Gallery recognizes Goldey-Beacom College alumni for their extraordinary life accomplishments. Alumni may be nominated through the month of December, at which time the alumni are considered and selected. An awards banquet is held every other (odd-numbered) year to recognize the new inductees. This is a biennial event with former Distinguished Alumni Gallery honorees, alumni, friends and College staff attending.
GBC alumni and friends gathered to honor three of their own at the Distinguished Alumni Gallery Induction Dinner held on November 17, 2017 at Deerfield Golf Club. New DAG inductees Dennis L. Michel ’86 and Joan V. Panik ’93, as well as Rising Star John T. Carroll ’07 were recognized for their commitment to their communities and their achievements in their professional lives.
The next Distinguished Alumni Gallery Dinner will be held in November, 2019. As an alumnus, you are always welcome to attend this memorable event. If you would like to receive an invitation to the 2019 Distinguished Alumni Gallery Banquet, please contact Maureen Tomey at email@example.com or (302) 225-6210.
2019 DAG Inductees
2019 Rising Star
Nominate an Alumnus
Goldey-Beacom College is fortunate to have successful alumni in all walks of life. There are so many that we aren't always up-to-date on positions and accomplishments. That's where you come in. You can nominate a fellow Goldey-Beacom graduate for induction into the Distinguished Alumni Gallery or to be recognized as a Rising Star.
If you would like to nominate a graduate for this honor, please contact Dr. Colleen Perry Keith at (302) 225-6260 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Federal Perkins Loan Repayment
Goldey-Beacom College wishes you well in your future endeavors and hope you enjoyed your time at the College. If you received a Federal Perkins Loan while attending the College, please contact the Department of Education, Educational Computer Systems, Inc. (ECSI) for information regarding your Perkins Loan.
Perkins Loan Servicer Borrower Contact Information
Borrower payments should be mailed to:
Department of Education
ECSI Federal Perkins Loan Servicer
P.O. Box 105765
Atlanta, GA 30348-5765
The Borrower Customer Service telephone number is: (866) 313-3797.
Please keep in mind that your Perkins Loan is separate from your Stafford and/or Federal Direct Loans. If you received Stafford and/or Federal Direct Loans, you will need to contact your loan servicer(s) for assistance. For additional information regarding your federal student loans, including contact information, please refer to the National Student Loan Data System Student Access Website.