Eastern History alums report back: “There is life with a History degree”

Cody Guarnieri (’09) is vice president of the Hartford Rotary Club for the 2014-15 year and will be president in 2015-16. He practices criminal defense and civil litigation in the Hartford-based law firm Brown, Paindiris & Scott, LLP. Cody’s first son, Daniel, was born in July 2014.


Anthony Mendes (’09) received his master’s degree from Providence College in 2012. He now works at the college as an academic coordinator for student athletics, working with men’s ice hockey, men’s and women’s soccer, field hockey, men’s and women’s track and cross country, men’s and women’s swimming and diving, and women’s volleyball. He is also working on a second master’s degree.


Alexander Cross (’12) accepted a position as an area coordinator at American International College in Springfield, MA, where he will be developing and implementing a comprehensive residence educational program for the main campus.


Aaron Meyers (’12) is the executive assistant to the chief information officer for Corporate Executive Board in Arlington, VA. “From studying abroad, to inspiring my move to Washington, D.C., the History Department at Eastern has equipped me with the know-how to succeed and the confidence to accept new challenges.”