Cathy Berei

Degree(s):

Undergraduate: BS Physical Education (2004), teacher certification with Minor in Health;
Graduate: MED Health Education, teacher certification (anticipating 2008)

Favorite Hobbies/Activities:

Anything outside and active!! Skiing, hiking, camping, climbing, teaching how to live active and healthy lifestyles, biking, coaching and playing soccer, coaching and playing lacrosse, sitting by a fire, reading, learning about what I do not know yet.

Favorite Memory while working with the Venture Center:

The accomplishments and fears I overcame while spending a week on the PSU ropes course through the Graduate High/Low Ropes Facilitator Training Course. After reflecting upon the high ropes elements I participated in and the information I gained from the course, I grew and built self-confidence more that week than any other week of my life.

Favorite Quote:

“Whether you think you can, or you think you can’t…you are right.”

In Plymouth Magazine

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Another Way to Serve

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Faculty Forum: Irene Cucina

Professor Irene Cucina has been teaching in the Department of Health and Human Performance since 1998. Prior to coming to Plymouth State, she had a rewarding career as a high school health and physical education teacher and coach in Newton, MA. Her commitment to students and learning has been recognized by her peers through a [...]

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PSU Collaboration Leads to Emmy

When Trish Lindberg was a 17-year-old musician, artist, and actor, her mother—a teacher herself—told her she would make a great teacher. Lindberg looked her mother right in the eye and said, “I will never be a teacher!” Mother Knows Best Decades later, Lindberg, now a Carnegie Foundation NH Professor of the Year, a recipient of [...]