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Net Community - Alumni Achievements 1/19/2019  
Nichelle D. Dawkins has been appointed by the Bedford City Council to serve as a commissioner on the Community Affairs Commission for Bedord, TX.
Net Community - Alumni Employment 1/19/2019  
Nichelle D. Dawkins, BN '04; GR '08 is now a Product Management Director at USAA.
Other Note 1/4/2019  
Ricki King, owner of Roots To Branches Genealogy of Windsor Heights, Iowa was featured in the May 2018 Iowa Genealogical Society newsletter. Roots To Branches Genealogy's own Ricki King's activism helped change Iowa law for the inspection and examination of certain public records. Starting July 1, 2018, an additional 750,000+ death records will be open to researchers for the first time. Ricki has a passion for genealogy research that lead her to lobby the Iowa Legislature for change in Iowa law.
Other Note 11/20/2018  
Venessa Correa JO '03, married in 2017 to Jeremy King and we had a baby girl, Luna King in May 2018. Also relocated to Los Angeles, CA in 2018.
Net Community - Alumni Death 9/11/2017  
A funeral will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 21, in St. Paul's Church in Cambridge for Francis L. Gramenz of Newton, head of the music library at Boston University.

Mr. Gramenz, 42, died Wednesday at Brigham and Women's Hospital of a cerebral hemorrhage.

Born in Independence, Iowa, Mr. Gramenz was educated in Salix, Iowa. He was a 1969 graduate of Drake University in Des Moines and received a master of arts degree in musicology from Boston University in 1971, a master's degree in library science from Simmons College in 1977 and a doctoral degree in musicology from Boston University in June.

Mr. Gramenz was head of the music library at Boston University since 1978. …