125th Anniversary Celebration
This event took place on the evening of Thursday, April 9, 2015 at The Aqua Turf Club. It included Dinner, Awards, Hall of Fame Inductions, and a Silent Auction to benefit the Malcolm Baldrige Scholarship Fund.
Hall of Fame
As part of its 125th Anniversary Celebration, Post University inducted members for the first time to the new University Hall of Fame to honor the “best of the best” among Post’s alumni, faculty and staff, and supporters of the institution.
Jay Alix (1975, Associates Degree)
Daniel Kusaila (1999, Bachelor of Science in Accounting)
Rep. Selim Noujaim (1973, Bachelor of Science in Banking and Finance. Also former Adjunct Faculty member, current Board of Trustees member, Distinguished Alumni Award recipient, Honorary Doctoral Degree recipient in 2004)
Faculty and Staff:
Phyllis C. DeLeo, Ph.D. (Former University President)
Harold Harlow (Former University President)
Harold C. Post and The Post Family (University Founder and Former University Presidents and Administrators)
Tom Samph, Ph.D. (Former C.E.O. and Former University President)
Friends of Post:
Malcolm Baldrige (Former Board of Trustees member)
John P. Burke (Former Board of Trustees member)
Atty. Timothy C. Moynahan (Advisory Board member, Law Library donor, Honorary Degree recipient in 2014)
Harold Webster Smith (Former Board of Trustees member)
Rose Traurig (Former Board of Trustees member, Honorary Degree recipient in 1989)
Other 125th Anniversary Events that took place throughout 2015
Partnering area experts with key Academic Program Managers, the Lecture Series shared Post’s rich educational offerings with the Greater Waterbury community.
Faculty & Student Art Show
The Mattatuck Museum in downtown Waterbury, Connecticut hosted a reception on Friday, February 20th, to mark the opening of a Post University Faculty and Student Art Show. Pieces created by Post family members remained on exhibit through April 19, 2015.
Post History Exhibit
In November 2015, the Mattatuck Museum chronicled Post’s long history through memorabilia, news clippings, photos, video and more.
Alumni & Family Fun Day
A reunion of Post’s alumni and families. It was a fun-filled afternoon on the Leever Lawn with food and family events.