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Iona College Groundbreaking for Business School Building

Darrell P. Wheeler, James P. Hynes, William B. Lamb, Robert V. LaPenta, Joseph E. Nyre, Noam Bramson, Kevin M. Griffith and Hannah McGowan pose with shovels and maroon hard hats on as they prepare to dig.From left to right, Darrell P. Wheeler, Ph.D., MPH, James P. Hynes ’69, ’01H, William B. Lamb, Ph.D., Robert V. LaPenta ’67, ’00H, Joseph E. Nyre, Ph.D., Noam Bramson, Kevin M. Griffith, CFC, ’83, Hannah McGowan ’20
Three shovels stick up from the ground, a sign below says Iona College Groundbreaking July 26 2018 Excavator with a tarp that says LaPenta means business parked in front of the School of Business
Robert V. LaPent gives a big smile and a thumbs up as he presses down on the button to start the excavator Robert V. LaPenta ’67, ’00H marks the official start of construction
A single shovel in the dirt with maroon string tied on the handle.William B. Lamb, Robert V. LaPenta, and Joseph E. Nyre each pose with a shovel digging into the ground. William B. Lamb, Ph.D. (Dean, School of Business), Robert V. LaPenta ’67, ’00H, Joseph E. Nyre, Ph.D. (President, Iona College)
Members of Robert V. LaPenta'family, and New York State elected officials, some are holding shovels.Members of Robert V. LaPenta ’67, ’00H’s family, and New York State elected officials
The School of Business with a sign out front outlining the addition that will be made. The excavator is digging in while the operator smiles and gives a thumbs up.
Members of the Iona College Board of Trustees inlcude Robert LaPenta, Joseph P. Hynes, and William Lamb.Members of the Iona College Board of Trustees
A stack of maroon hard hats with the Iona logo shimmer in the sun.The silver handles of the shovels shine in the sun.
The group of shovelers start digging in. From left to right, Darrell P. Wheeler, Ph.D., MPH, James P. Hynes ’69, ’01H, William B. Lamb, Ph.D., Robert V. LaPenta ’67, ’00H, Joseph E. Nyre, Ph.D., Noam Bramson, Kevin M. Griffith, CFC, ’83, Hannah McGowan ’20