Class Correspondent

Longtime Malden Catholic principal Thomas Puccio received the Bishop Cheverus Medal from the Archdiocese of Boston for his exemplary service at the Malden, Mass., high school. A Xaverian brother for more than 40 years, Thomas was an English teacher and department chair at St. John’s Preparatory School for 14 years before joining the faculty at Malden Catholic, where he has served as principal for 26 years. Jeffrey Summit, Neubauer Executive Director of Tufts Hillel and research professor of music at Tufts, released a new CD and video titled “Delicious Peace: Coffee, Music and Interfaith Harmony in Uganda,” a collection of his field recordings with Jewish, Muslim and Christian fair-trade coffee farmers in Uganda.

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