Feb. 16, 2011

Love, Geneseo style


Phil Szarma '07 and Sadie Mueller '06 on day 5 of their adventure trip up Mt. Kilimanjaro in Africa to raise money for the American Cancer Society through Journeys of Inspiration. This is the photo they posted on Geneseo's Facebook site as ‘tweethearts." /PHOTO PROVIDED





In 2005, Royal Lady Knight Sadie Mueller '06 strolled into the Inn Between with her friends. Phil Szarma '07 was working as a bouncer and checked her ID. Five years later, they have climbed Africa's tallest mountain together to raise money for the American Cancer Society — as seen in their scrapbook photo — and are preparing for their upcoming marriage.

"We both loved our experiences at Geneseo and are so glad that we are able to share memories of our time there. We are so happy together and cannot wait to be married in just a few short months," says Mueller. "We are very grateful to Geneseo for giving us our start!"

They are among thousands of Geneseo couples who met during their student years — or after. In commemoration and celebration for Valentine's Day, peruse the photos couples are posting on the Geneseo Facebook page or on Twitter. More than 100 couples and friends have posted.

Everyone who posts has a chance to win a free night's stay at the Big Tree Inn.

  • Want to post? Visit the Facebook Geneseo page, or post a twitpic on Twitter with the hashtag #GeneseoTweethearts. E-mail the link to fund@geneseo.edu to be entered into a drawing for a free night's stay at the Big Tree Inn. (Some restrictions apply.)