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Ua45/6 Commencement Program, Wku Registrar Dec 2012

Ua45/6 Commencement Program, Wku Registrar

WKU Archives Records

Commencement program listing graduates.


New V.P. For Advancement, Alumni Engagement Named, Sarah Gardner, Dave Albee Dec 2012

New V.P. For Advancement, Alumni Engagement Named, Sarah Gardner, Dave Albee

News

Park has more than 30 years of experience in philanthropy, alumni engagement, marketing, and communications in both higher education and the private sector. She has led major fundraising initiatives at both Oregon State University and Lewis & Clark College.


Alumnotes, Fall/Winter 2012, Cedarville University Dec 2012

Alumnotes, Fall/Winter 2012, Cedarville University

Alumnotes

No abstract provided.


Students Give A Slamming Performance, Kaleigh Wilson Nov 2012

Students Give A Slamming Performance, Kaleigh Wilson

Featured News Story

Student-Poets Compete in Biggest Ever RWU Poetry Slam.


Roger Williams University Law Students Win Regional Moot Court Competition, Brian E. Clark Nov 2012

Roger Williams University Law Students Win Regional Moot Court Competition, Brian E. Clark

Featured News Story

RWU Law students Juliana McKittrick, Nick Nybo and Will Wray to compete for National Title.


Off The Script: Leading-Edge Technology On The Rwu Campus, Brian E. Clark Nov 2012

Off The Script: Leading-Edge Technology On The Rwu Campus, Brian E. Clark

Featured News Story

Alumnus, parent and trustee Tim Baxter ’83 – president of Samsung Electronics America – chats with President Farish about this fall’s Samsung/RWU partnership.


Pacific Review Fall 2012, Alumni Association Of The University Of The Pacific Aug 2012

Pacific Review Fall 2012, Alumni Association Of The University Of The Pacific

Pacific Review

No abstract provided.


Mobilizing Alumni Constituents For Legislative Advocacy In Higher Education, Elizabeth Saxman Underwood Aug 2012

Mobilizing Alumni Constituents For Legislative Advocacy In Higher Education, Elizabeth Saxman Underwood

Theses and Dissertations

Adequate funding has become a critical issue for institutions of higher education, affecting outcomes such as accessibility, affordability, and quality of education. The recent economic recession has been detrimental for state funding, resulting in budget cuts for higher education in a majority of states. Overall, state funding has not kept pace with the rising costs of education. Additionally, the issues of state governance and institutional autonomy have also become heightened. Thus, many higher education institutions are initiating advocacy programs with their external constitutions. Because alumni are integral group of an institution's constituent base, and often exhibit the most passion ...


Southern Educator Jul 2012

Southern Educator

Southern Educator

No abstract provided.


Recipient Of The 2012 Alumni Distinguished Leadership Award, Alex (Dietrich) Greene ’97 Jul 2012

Recipient Of The 2012 Alumni Distinguished Leadership Award, Alex (Dietrich) Greene ’97

Alumni Distinguished Leadership Award

Alex (Dietrich) Greene has dedicated her life to a career in service. As one of the nation’s first female strike-fighter aviators, Greene is a pioneer and a champion of diversity. She is a founding member of the military’s eMentor program, promoting mentorship and opportunity for future generations of minorities to succeed in untraditional fields. Beginning her career in the U.S. Navy, Greene was rapidly promoted through military ranks for her sophisticated strategic vision and flawless tactical execution. She led the military establishment in policies and programs to not only ensure our national security but also advance the ...


Recipient Of The 2012 Alumni Distinguished Leadership Award, Winjie Tang Miao '94 Jul 2012

Recipient Of The 2012 Alumni Distinguished Leadership Award, Winjie Tang Miao '94

Alumni Distinguished Leadership Award

Before turning 30, Winjie Tang Miao was named a hospital president and in 2011, she was tapped to lead the development of the newest hospital in the Texas Health Resources system. Miao’s rise to the top follows her success in previous health care administration leadership roles. Miao oversaw the development of more than $500 million in construction projects and the growth and development of a nationally-recognized breast health program. She is recognized as a “true visionary” with “a strong ability to grow inpatient and outpatient volumes, expand services in the community and advance quality in many areas of the ...


Recipient Of The 2012 Alumni Distinguished Leadership Award, Sam Yagan '95 Jul 2012

Recipient Of The 2012 Alumni Distinguished Leadership Award, Sam Yagan '95

Alumni Distinguished Leadership Award

Sam Yagan is a leading and widely-recognized serial entrepreneur or “netreprenuer” who has successfully launched, grown and sold companies in the consumer internet sector. In addition to his role as co-founder and CEO of OkCupid, he also enables budding entrepreneurs to get their start through Excelerate Labs, a leading start-up accelerator in Chicago which provides seed money and an abundance of mentoring. Yagan is a champion of disruptive innovation that “changes the game” and works by effectively addressing cost, quality and fun, and is an ardent proponent of technologies that make information free and ‘technologies for good’. Yagan is a ...


Recipient Of The 2012 Alumni Titan Award, Amy (Timm) Kinney '95 Jul 2012

Recipient Of The 2012 Alumni Titan Award, Amy (Timm) Kinney '95

Alumni Titan Award

As a cabinet member of the IMSA Alumni Association (IAA) since 2008, Amy Kinney has dedicated her volunteer efforts to launch and expand the College, Career, and Choices (CCC) Forums, the most prominent program alumni currently provide for students at IMSA. These forums, held multiple times each year, feature alumni panelists who share their collegiate and professional experiences and answer questions from students, providing insight to life beyond IMSA. This program not only establishes a means for alumni to give back directly to the students, it reengages alumni with IMSA and solidifies the IAA’s commitment to IMSA students. Kinney ...


Back To Back! University Earns ‘Best In Parade’ Honors For Second Year In A Row, Public Affairs, Roger Williams University Jul 2012

Back To Back! University Earns ‘Best In Parade’ Honors For Second Year In A Row, Public Affairs, Roger Williams University

Featured News Story

Each year, the RWU Orientation advisors imagine a theme, design a float and construct it in time for Bristol’s famed Fourth of July festivities.


Southeastern Alumni Magazine- Summer 2012, Southeastern University - Lakeland Jul 2012

Southeastern Alumni Magazine- Summer 2012, Southeastern University - Lakeland

Southeastern Alumni Magazine

National Leadership Forum
This year’s Forum brought a lot of excitement to the campus with one of the country’s most popular athletes – Tim Tebow – featured during the two-day leadership conference. Robert Gates, Pat Williams, and Mark Sanborn, along with a number of other prominent leaders, also spoke to an audience of close to 700 during the March 2012 event held in Bush Chapel.


Pepperdine Magazine - Vol. 4, Iss. 2 (Summer 2012), Office Of Public Affairs, Pepperdine University Jul 2012

Pepperdine Magazine - Vol. 4, Iss. 2 (Summer 2012), Office Of Public Affairs, Pepperdine University

Pepperdine Magazine

Megan Huard Boyle, editor.


Ua68/8/1 History Alumni Newsletter, Wku History Jul 2012

Ua68/8/1 History Alumni Newsletter, Wku History

WKU Archives Records

Newsletter created by the WKU History Department regarding activities in the department, students and alumni.


Southern Educator Jun 2012

Southern Educator

Southern Educator

No abstract provided.


Four Rwu Sailors Named Icsa All-Americans, Public Affairs, Roger Williams University Jun 2012

Four Rwu Sailors Named Icsa All-Americans, Public Affairs, Roger Williams University

Featured News Story

Hawks Sailing team members honored at the Intercollegiate Sailing Association awards banquet on June 8.


Take Two: Abby Moreau ’13, Public Affairs, Roger Williams University Jun 2012

Take Two: Abby Moreau ’13, Public Affairs, Roger Williams University

Featured News Story

From the classroom to the professional world, economics major Abby Moreau unveils the secret to her RWU success.


Pacific Review Summer 2012, Alumni Association Of The University Of The Pacific Jun 2012

Pacific Review Summer 2012, Alumni Association Of The University Of The Pacific

Pacific Review

No abstract provided.


Inspire, Summer 2012: Raising Our Game, Cedarville College Jun 2012

Inspire, Summer 2012: Raising Our Game, Cedarville College

Inspire

No abstract provided.


Commencement 2012: For Graduates, An Urge To Inspire Change, Public Affairs, Roger Williams University May 2012

Commencement 2012: For Graduates, An Urge To Inspire Change, Public Affairs, Roger Williams University

Featured News Story

The Honorable Madeleine Albright, other speakers encourage the Class of 2012 to focus not on the challenges ahead, but on the ceaseless opportunities to make a mark.


Ua45/6 Commencement Program, Wku Registrar May 2012

Ua45/6 Commencement Program, Wku Registrar

WKU Archives Records

Commencement program listing graduates.


An Analysis Of The Variables Associated With Alumni Giving And Employee Giving To A Mid-Sized Southeastern University, Christine Hawk Loveday May 2012

An Analysis Of The Variables Associated With Alumni Giving And Employee Giving To A Mid-Sized Southeastern University, Christine Hawk Loveday

Electronic Theses and Dissertations

The purpose of this study was to determine if there was a relationship among selected demographic variables and donor or nondonor status of alumni and employees at the participating university. The variables involving alumni were gender, highest degree earned, and college of major study. The variables regarding employees were gender and position. The study was conducted using archived alumni data from the Alumni Association’s database program and the archived employee data from the Office of Human Resources’ database program. The population for this study consisted of the 76,728 alumni and the 2,279 full-time employees of a mid-sized ...


Southern Educator Apr 2012

Southern Educator

Southern Educator

No abstract provided.


Creative Writing Undergrad Lands Spot In National Literary Magazine, Kaleigh Wilson Apr 2012

Creative Writing Undergrad Lands Spot In National Literary Magazine, Kaleigh Wilson

Featured News Story

The Santa Clara Review publishes poem by Chelsea Silva ’14 in Winter 2012 issue.


Pepperdine Magazine - Vol. 4, Iss. 1 (Spring 2012), Office Of Public Affairs, Pepperdine University Apr 2012

Pepperdine Magazine - Vol. 4, Iss. 1 (Spring 2012), Office Of Public Affairs, Pepperdine University

Pepperdine Magazine

Megan Huard, editor.


Graduate Alumnus: Outstanding Graduate Alumni Awards - Class Of 2012, Graduate School Of Eastern Illinois University Apr 2012

Graduate Alumnus: Outstanding Graduate Alumni Awards - Class Of 2012, Graduate School Of Eastern Illinois University

Graduate Alumnus

Since 1951 Eastern has offered advanced study

with master’s programming. Since that first

offering thousands of students have earned

graduate degrees, and EIU graduate alumni

have changed the world we live in. In 2005

EIU celebrated more than 50 years of graduate

education by honoring 50 graduate alumni

as Outstanding Graduate Alumni. That same

year the Graduate Alumni Advisory Board was

created and met for the first time. Since those

initial 50 honorees, the Graduate Alumni

Advisory Board, the Graduate School, and EIU’s

graduate programs have continued to honor

the achievements and accomplishments of our

graduate alumni every ...


Inspire, Spring 2012: Lead Your Community, Cedarville College Mar 2012

Inspire, Spring 2012: Lead Your Community, Cedarville College

Inspire

No abstract provided.