2013-14 Student Athlete Advisory Committee

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Greg Prendergast Co-Chair MLA
Bonnie Conklin Co-Chair WVB
Christine Rochester Secretary WAT
Melissa Condo Athletics Council Rep. WRU
Fahoum Fahoum Social Media Facilitator MTE




SAAC Members

Matt Lorenzetti MBA
Scott Donaghue MBA
Justin Harris MBB
Dylan Fearon MCC
Soren Jonzzon MIH
Jacob Meyers MIH
Greg Pendergast MLA
Chris Kendall MLA
Borja Angoitia MSO
Zach Friedenreich MSO
Fahoum Fahoum MTE
Eric Ambrosio MTE
Christine Rochester WAT
Stephanie Palanage WAT
Sam Guastella WBB
Jessica Soja WCC/TK
Ashley Carle WCC/TK
Megan Osanitsch WFH
Savanna Reilly WFH
Jennifer Whaley WGO
Jessica Rotell WGO
Chelsea Laden WIH
Cydney Roesler WIH
Emily Samuelman WLA
Devin Kelly WLA
Melissa Condo WRU
Jennifer Salomon WRU
Shannon Durkin WRU
Jordan Paolucci WSB
Katie Alfiere WSB
Victoria Graessle WSO
Angela Ellison WSO
Kat Young WSO
Sydney Young WTE
Kelsi Oliphant WTE
Bonnie Conklin WVB
Chandler Thornton WVB

        Below are community service events, SAAC will complete
      annually, in addition to other important issues and events.
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 Halloween Celebration 
  -- Hand-made Halloween cards & painted pumpkins are   presented to residents of a local nursing home. 
 Thanksgiving Food Drive
 -- SAAC shops to provide complete Thanksgiving meals for 20 local families through their partnership with Hamden Youth Services.
 Christmas Toy Distribution
 -- SAAC and Santa purchase and wrap toys in preparation for their visit to classrooms of children at Hamden Youth Services. Each child also receives their own copy of the book read to them by the student-athletes. 
 Free Ice Cream and Cookies Study Break
 -- On the night before finals of each semester, SAAC hosts a study break for Quinnipiac students. 
 Valentine's Day Celebration
 -- Hand-made Valentine's Day cards and roses are presented to residents of a local nursing home. 
 Personal Care Baskets Distribution

 -- SAAC prepares personal care baskets and packages to a women’s shelter, underprivileged nursery school and a local shelter.

 Life HavenSAAC prepares 15 personal care baskets for each of the current residents at Life Haven.

 Columbus House - SAAC prepares 40 personal care packages, which each included toothbrushes, toothpaste, hand sanitizer, deodorant and shaving cream.

 United Community Nursery School - SAAC prepares dental hygiene packages for each of the 30 children at United Community Nursery School.  Each child also receives their own puzzle, and copy of a book read to them by the student-athletes.

 Mr. & Mrs. Bobcat Event
 -- SAAC hosted its inaugural Mr. & Mrs. Bobcat Event in which student-athletes competed for the crown using three criteria: talent, fashion and trivia.
 2013-14 SAAC Year In-Review Video
 -- Watch SAAC's 2013-14 Year In-Review Video