Category: CLAS

CLAS alumni included in note

Matthew Curtin ’03 (CLAS)

Matthew Curtin ’03 (CLAS) is excited to announce he has been promoted to shareholder at Littler, an employment and labor law practice that represents management. Curtin litigates a breadth of employment matters, including unfair competition and trade secrets, discrimination and harassment, and labor management relations.

Susan Kutia ’12 (ED), ’13 MA and Patrick Sawyer ’13 (CLAS)

After meeting and dating through their undergraduate years at UConn, Susan Kutia ’12 (ED), ’13 MA and Patrick Sawyer ’13 (CLAS) are engaged to be married August 4, 2018.

Edward Nusbaum ’70 (CLAS)

Edward Nusbaum ’70 (CLAS) announced the opening of his new practice, the Law Offices of Edward Nusbaum P.C. in Westport, Conn.

Thomas Parrino ’83 (CLAS)

Thomas Parrino ’83 (CLAS) announced the formation of a new law firm with partner Laura Shattuck. The Westport, Conn office focuses on sophisticated solutions to matrimonial conflicts.

Dana Balter ’03 MPA

Dana Balter ’03 MPA is excited to announce she is running for the U.S. House of Representatives in New York’s 24th Congressional District.

Ken Craft ’79 (CLAS)

Ken Craft ’79 (CLAS) has just released a second collection of poems, Lost Sherpa of Happiness (Kelsay Books). His first collection, The Indifferent World, appeared in 2016.

Michael Nichols ’05 (CLAS), ’08 JD

Michael Nichols ’05 (CLAS), ’08 JD has been named the Executive Director of the Esplanade Association. The Esplanade Association is a private nonprofit dedicated to revitalizing and enhancing the Charles River Esplanade in Boston, Mass. Previously, Michael served as Chief of Staff at the Rose Kennedy Greenway Conservancy in Boston, Mass.

Dan M. Blumenthal ’78 (CLAS)

Dan M. Blumenthal ’78 (CLAS) has joined the law firm of Wenig Saltiel, LLP, Brooklyn, N.Y. as Special Counsel, where he concentrates in the area of general real estate and landlord/tenant litigation including mortgage and condominium lien foreclosure at both the trial and appellate level, as well as negotiating commercial leases. In addition, since 2014, Dan authors the expert Practice Commentaries for Thomson Reuters’ ‘McKinney’s Consolidated Laws of New York Annotated’ Volumes 49 (Real Property Law) and 49½ (Real Property Actions and Proceedings Law).

Fred Kuo ’90 (CLAS)

Fred Kuo ’90 (CLAS) was appointed senior associate director of the annual fund at the Loomis Chaffee School in Windsor, Conn.

Jessica Pisano ‘12 (CLAS) and Chris Machado ‘12 (CLAS)

Jessica Pisano ‘12 (CLAS) and Chris Machado ‘12 (CLAS) married on July 6,2017 in N.J. surrounded by family, friends, and many lifelong huskies. Honeymooned In St. Lucia and building a home in South Jersey.