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16 Alum Night "Olive Oil After Dark!"
13 Alum Night Palermo's Pizza Tour &
15 VFA Luncheon
18 Business Forum 6:00 p.m.
20 C&T Wine and Cheese 5:00 p.m.
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In this Issue
Wanted: A Few Good Alverno Alumnae
Welcome from the Alumnae Association Governance Committee. The dynamic and highly visible Alverno Alumnae Association Board is looking for a "few good Alverno alumnae" to join us in making a difference. We want a "few good women" who know what a powerful impact an Alverno education makes on the quality of our professional and personal lives. We need a "few good women" who can meet regularly, have a good time and do good work that supports our alma mater. I encourage you to talk to fellow alumnae who are dedicated to Alverno and have the time to serve. Nominations, either self or through others, will be accepted until October 15, 2012. Click here for more information and to fill out an online nomination form.
LuAnn Bird '01 & Mary Stull '79
Alverno Alum Nights - whether on or off campus - are a great opportunity to become more involved with the Alverno Community, visit with friends and make new networking contacts. Oh, and they're FUN!
August: "Olive Oil After Dark"
September Alum Night: Palermo's Pizza Tour & Tasting
Watch for the Second Annual Trivial Night with the Humanities Faculty coming in November!
Mark your calendars for Homecoming Weekend on October 5-7, 2012
Friday, October 5
Click here for a more complete schedule. Invitations will be mailed September 1st.
Do you have an interest in reconnecting with your beloved Alma Mater, but don't know how to get started? At Homecoming Weekend on October 5-7, 2012 where you'll have the opportunity to learn "125 Ways to Give Back" to Alverno!
Make sure to attend Homecoming Weekend to learn the other 120 ways to give back to Alverno!
Are you ready for some football? This year will be the fifth year for Alverno's Alumnae in Training Powder Puff football game. To make this year better than ever we are encouraging alums to sign up and play along with the students. The game will take place on Friday, October 5th at 5pm. If you are interested in playing please contact me by email at Sarah.Ward@alverno.edu or by phone at 414-382-6070.
Unity in Diversity
Bestowing of the Kente Alumnae Reunion
Communication & Technology "Feedback & Fun"
An Invitation to all Communication and Technology Alumnae
Few things are more fun that having the "Remember when…?" or "Whatever happened to…?" conversations with important people from your past. It's about connecting, but it's also about sharing how life has changed.
That is why the faculty of the Communication & Technology Department and the Office of Alumnae Relations are hosting a reunion and networking event this September.
The C&T faculty is eager to hear from our alums about their career experiences. We are always exited and proud when we hear about the career successes of our alums. We know we have alums doing amazing work in a variety of fields, and we want to hear about it! Your accomplishments inspire us as faculty and give us encouraging stories to tell our current and future students.
We welcome alumnae who graduated with a major in Professional Communication (PCM), Communication, Management and Technology (CMT), Interactive Media Design (IMD), or Computing and Information Technology (CIT) to participate in one of two "Feedback and Fun" events:
Besides re-connecting with communication faculty and sister alums, you can serve in an advisory role. "The majors that serve the communication professions are challenged by constantly changing technology," says Professor Jill Moore, " who better than our alums to advise us about the best practices and technology applications in the contemporary workplace?"
Escape to the Wilderness Resort with Alverno
Residence Life to Begin Bike Program – Helmets Needed
Alverno alumnae Mary-Ann Lupa '64 and Mary Jean Collins '63 invite you to a special conference called "Empowering Women: A Tale of Two Generations." The full-day event presented by the Veteran Feminists of America will be held on Saturday, September 15, at Alverno College. Their luncheon will feature a salute to Alverno for 125 years of creating opportunities for women. Learn more at http://www.vfa-midwest.org/
Alverno Business Forum "The Journey Toward Sustainability"
Join us to explore some common myths about sustainability and learn how exemplary companies pursue their sustainability agenda in a variety of ways. We will continue a dialogue started at our highly successful spring Forum, “The Triple Bottom Line: People, Planet and Profit” with more in depth discussion of sustainability featuring Clay Nesler, Vice President, Global Energy and Sustainability, Johnson Controls, Inc., and Dan Horton, Dean, School of Business, Alverno College. Nesler is responsible for energy and sustainability strategy, policy, marketing, education, innovation, operations and NGO relationships on a global basis.
He has served with state, national and international organizations focused on sustainability and he recently participated in earthsummit 2012 held in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Johnson Controls has been recognized as one of Corporate Responsibility magazine's "Best Corporate Citizens" and Ethisphere magazine’s "World's Most Ethical Companies". Prior to joining Alverno College, Horton served as the Senior Vice-President and Chief Administrative Officer for S.C. Johnson & Son, Inc. Click here to register.
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