The Carlisle Mosquito Online

Friday, October 22, 1999


Timothy Murphy weds Maha Baddar

Anita and David Murphy of Bedford Road are pleased to announce the marriage of their son Timothy to Maha Baddar, daughter of Mohammed Baddar and Soad Habib of Alexandria, Egypt. The couple celebrated a September wedding last year in Alexandria and just recently returned in July. A wedding reception was held for them August 1 at the Westford Regency .

Maha is a graduate of Alexandria University in Alexandria, Egypt and the Master's Program in Professional Writing at the University of Massachusetts, Dartmouth. In Alexandria, Maha was a Professor of English Composition and Business Communications at the Arab Academy for Science and Technology (AAST). She is currently a visiting lecturer at the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth and Bristol Community College. She plans to start a Ph.D. program in linguisitics next fall.

Timothy graduated from Concord-Carlisle High School in 1988 and the University of Massachusetts in 1993. While in Egypt, he was the director and curriculum coordinator for the English Department at the Alexandria International School—American Curriculum Division. He is currently a visiting lecturer at the University of Massachusetts, Dartmouth, and Bristol Community College.

Timothy and Maha now reside in Dartmouth.

Lise Edelberg weds Peter Nigrovic

Lise Harper Edelberg, daughter of Kay and Murray Edelberg of Berry Corner Road, and Peter Andrija Nigrovic, son of Elisabeth Johanna and Vladimir Nigrovic of Toledo, Ohio, were married August 28 in the chapel at Middlesex School. The ceremony was performed by professor and friend, Gabriele Lucius-Hoene of Freiburg University, Germany, who was solemnized for the occasion.

Lise is a graduate of the Carlisle school system, Middlesex School, Princeton University and Harvard Medical School, and is now a pediatric resident at Children's Hospital in Boston. Peter is a graduate of Amherst College and Harvard Medical School. He has just completed a combined residency in internal medicine and pediatrics at Mass. General and Boston Children's Hospital.

Lise and Peter are now enrolled in French language classes in Aix en Provence, France, after which they plan to travel to New Zealand. While in southeast Asia, two grants from Children's Hospital will enable them to work in a clinic in a Third-World country. They will return to the Boston area in June when Lise will be a senior resident at Children's Hospital, and Peter will begin a fellowship in rheumatology at Brigham and Women's and at Children's Hospital.

· Sevan Yousefian of Brook Street has become a William F. Field Alumni Scholar at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst.

The University of Massachusetts Alumni Association awards the William F. Field Alumni Scholarships (named after the former university Dean of Students) to academically talented students who are selected during their junior year. To be considered for the scholarship, students must be nominated by their school dean and have maintained at least a 3.5 cumulative average on a four-point scale for at least two consecutive years. Students chosen receive a $750 scholarship and a certificate of recognition.

Yousefian is a member of the class of 2000 majoring in history at the university, where he is a member of Phi Beta Kappa Honor Society. He graduated from Concord-Carlisle Regional High School in 1996.


According to town accountant Sarah Andreassen, the school lunch program deficit for last year was $10,914. An article in last week's Mosquito reported that school officials claimed the program had a $1,909 deficit. School business manager Eileen Riley explained that their figure was lower because it had been adjusted to include June lunch receipts.

An invitation to all Boy and Cub Scouts

Boy Scout Troop 135 cordially invites all Carlisle residents to attend an Eagle Scout Court of Honor for Brian Walsh of South Street. The ceremony will be held Tuesday evening, October 26, at 8 p.m., in the Corey Auditorium.

Call Scoutmaster Bob Stone at 371-3069 for more information.

1999 The Carlisle Mosquito