Thank You Pat!

Please join us in celebrating retiring president, Patricia Maguire Meservey,
and her decade of extraordinary service to Salem State University.

Tuesday, May 23, 2017
6-8:30 pm
Gymnasium, Gassett Fitness Center, O’Keefe Athletic Complex
225 Canal Street, Salem, MA

Hors d'oeuvres, beer and wine will be served.
Ticket pricing:
$50 per person
$20 Salem State Students

Online registrations are no longer available. If you wish to attend, please contact Institutional Advancement at 978.542.2293 or

Honoring Pat’s Legacy 

Pat is passionate about increasing funding that aims to support the unmet needs of the university. In that spirit, we have set an ambitious goal to bring the unrestricted endowment up to $1 million in her honor. We encourage you to make a gift to recognize our visionary leader when registering for the event. 

Just this week we were "challenged" by Alumni Association Board member and alumni representative on the Board of Trustees, Midge DeSimone, class of 1976, and her husband, Tom DeSimone, to raise $100,000 in Pat's honor by May 23. They have agreed to match the sum of individual gifts, each of which is $5,000 or less, up to an aggregate match of $100,000. We are grateful for their extraordinary generosity and encourage you to join them in honoring President Meservey. If you have already made a gift, we thank you!

If you are unable to attend but would still like to make a tax-deductible gift benefitting the unrestricted endowment to honor Patricia Maguire Meservey, please visit the crowdfunding page. For more information, contact Institutional Advancement Events at

Send a video, photo or quote to Pat to say thank you!
Send your best wishes via Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram using #SSUThanksPat

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