Image of a group of students standing outside the student center in fall.


‌‌‌We maintain ties with students long after graduation day!

Just click a link below to see what a few of our Religion alumni have shared with us recently – about their studies, their memories of Montclair State, and their current educational and career paths.

We will continue to add alum updates as they come in.  So be sure to check back if you’d like to see more!


  • Nozrin Laskar – M.S. Student, Biomedical Sciences, Rutgers University; Entering Dental School (Fall 2016)
  • Maher Mohamad 2014 – Paralegal, at a law firm in Hackensack
  • Jamie Sommer 2014‌ – Ph.D. Student, Sociology, Stony Brook University
  • Derrick Sweeney 2014‌ – Music Teacher, Newark Public Schools
  • Alaina Thomas 2014 – Law Student, Rutgers University
  • Travis Skinner 2012‌ – Director, Intervarsity Christian Fellowship
  • Bridgette Frank 2011 – Teacher, Newark public schools
  • Dan Moseson 2010 – Ph.D. Student, Religion, Syracuse University
  • Natalie (Rusciani) Hornyak 2010 – Writer, The Content Factory
  • Mark Van Buren 2010 – Director, Live Free Yoga Studio



  • Ron Chicken 2009 – Law Student, University of Georgia
  • Peggy Thompson 2009 – M.Div., New Brunswick Theological Seminary
  • Allison Delcalzo-Berens 2006 – Health Counselor, Morristown Medical Center
  • Rebecca Gresham-Kesner 2006 – Minister, First Presbyterian Church, Mitchell, SD
  • Thomas Jack 2006 – Due to be ordained a permanent deacon, Roman Catholic Diocese of Rochester (May 2016)
  • Ambarin Laskar 2003 – Neo-natal Intensive Care Nurse in Houston (7 years); now focusing on her work as a mom
  • Lisa Sargese 2000 – Adjunct Professor, Montclair State and Bergen County College


  • Brigid Burke 1994 – Associate University Librarian, Fairleigh Dickinson University; Adjunct Instructor, Montclair State