Summer 2016: 1950s


Donald Barry, BS, Grand Blanc, Mich., wrote: “My wife, Patricia Ulmer Barry (who attended Kent State in 1952-53), and I celebrated our 60th wedding anniversary on February 25, 2016. We both attended Kent State University in the 1950s and enjoyed and benefited from it. We have four children and eight grandchildren.” See a story about the couple at


Alumni Association MemberNobby Lewandowski, BBA, Medina, Ohio, was the keynote speaker at the Ohio School Speech Pathology Educational Audiology Coalition (OSSPEAC) conference in Columbus. He also received the coalition’s Annie Glenn National Leadership Award, which was created to recognize individuals who are committed to innovative change through sustained clinical and research excellence in communication, language and literacy.