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Ua45/6 Commencement Program, Wku Registrar Dec 2014

Ua45/6 Commencement Program, Wku Registrar

WKU Archives Records

Commencement program listing graduates.


Cpc Plan To Transform Abandoned Pawtucket / Central Falls Mill Earns Apa-Ri Award, Public Affairs, Roger Williams University Dec 2014

Cpc Plan To Transform Abandoned Pawtucket / Central Falls Mill Earns Apa-Ri Award, Public Affairs, Roger Williams University

Featured News Story

Faculty/student collaboration among business, architecture and historic preservation to be recognized by American Planning Association at awards ceremony tonight.


Inspiration + Presentation: Gsb Student Captures R.I. Elevator Pitch Contest, Alexandria Wojtanowski Dec 2014

Inspiration + Presentation: Gsb Student Captures R.I. Elevator Pitch Contest, Alexandria Wojtanowski

Featured News Story

Senior management major Willem Delventhal pitches business plan for interactive greeting card service.


Recipient Of The 2014 Alumni Distinguished Leadership Award, Steve Crutchfield '93 Dec 2014

Recipient Of The 2014 Alumni Distinguished Leadership Award, Steve Crutchfield '93

Alumni Distinguished Leadership Award

In August 2012 Steve Crutchfield was appointed the Executive Vice President and Head of U.S. Options at NYSE Euronextin order to create a “more integrated and efficient operation”, and became CEO and a member of the Board of Directors of NYSE Amex Options LLC; all accomplished before he turned 40. He serves as the sole leader of the NYSE Euronext system. Steve manages relationships for all strategic NYSE Euronext clients, leads key business development initiatives, leads all media and industry engagement activities and provides strategic counsel to NYSE global executive management. Steve is a regular speaker at various U ...


Recipient Of The 2014 Alumni Titan Award, Melvin R. Bacani '90 Dec 2014

Recipient Of The 2014 Alumni Titan Award, Melvin R. Bacani '90

Alumni Titan Award

Melvin has been an active and engaged volunteer with IMSA and the IMSA Alumni Association since 2009, when he first joined the IMSA Alumni Association Cabinet and took the lead role in planning his 20-year reunion for his class. His volunteer efforts have increased every year since, and he has had a triple role as an IMSA alumnus, an IMSA parent, and an IMSA employee. Melvin has played a critical role in advancing the work of the IMSA Alumni Association, enhancing the tools and support needed for the Cabinet leaders to truly lead and execute programs.

Melvin has brought his ...


Alumnotes, Fall 2014, Cedarville University Dec 2014

Alumnotes, Fall 2014, Cedarville University

Alumnotes

No abstract provided.


Rugby Rout! Rwu Women Claim Second National Championship, Athletics Staff, Roger Williams University Dec 2014

Rugby Rout! Rwu Women Claim Second National Championship, Athletics Staff, Roger Williams University

Featured News Story

Hawks best Sacred Heart to earn national championship for small college women's rugby.


For Elders, Designing For Life And Living, Melissa A. Patricio Nov 2014

For Elders, Designing For Life And Living, Melissa A. Patricio

Featured News Story

Architecture alumnus Evan Carroll '06 on life-long design for elders.


Students’ Verses Tug At Hearts In Competitive Poetry Slam, Alexandria Wojtanowski Nov 2014

Students’ Verses Tug At Hearts In Competitive Poetry Slam, Alexandria Wojtanowski

Featured News Story

Declared ‘life-changing’ by spectators, the popular Poetry Slam delighted a packed audience and offered thoughtful reflection on issues dear to students.


Alumni Magazine Fall 2014, Dan Magazu, Michael Murphy, Maura King Scully, Barbara White Oct 2014

Alumni Magazine Fall 2014, Dan Magazu, Michael Murphy, Maura King Scully, Barbara White

Framingham State University Alumni Magazine

Framingham State University alumni magazine for Fall Semester 2014.


Georgia Southern Magazine Oct 2014

Georgia Southern Magazine

Georgia Southern Magazine

No abstract provided.


With Alumna As Lead, Silent Witness Initiative Launches Tool To Provide Better Access To Domestic Violence Data, Public Affairs, Roger Williams University Sep 2014

With Alumna As Lead, Silent Witness Initiative Launches Tool To Provide Better Access To Domestic Violence Data, Public Affairs, Roger Williams University

Featured News Story

To mark the database’s unveiling, University’s student chapter to hold vigil and campus march honoring domestic violence victims.


Oysters, Oysters Everywhere, Melissa A. Patricio Sep 2014

Oysters, Oysters Everywhere, Melissa A. Patricio

Featured News Story

OGRE alumni in the field extol the ecological benefits of oyster farming.


Predictive Modeling And Alumni Fundraising In Higher Education, Mark Walcott Sep 2014

Predictive Modeling And Alumni Fundraising In Higher Education, Mark Walcott

Theses and Dissertations

Institutions of higher education can benefit from using predictive modeling and data mining techniques to enhance capital and fundraising campaigns to yield higher levels of financial contributions. The purpose of this study was to enhance the sophistication of alumni fundraising by using predictive modeling and data mining techniques to address: (a) What factors are most likely to predict the likelihood of alumni making a financial contribution, and (b) What factors are most significant in predicting the amount of money alumni will contribute. Among the 17 variables used by this study those of significance for predicting the likelihood to give included ...


Pacific Review Fall 2014, Alumni Association Of The University Of The Pacific Aug 2014

Pacific Review Fall 2014, Alumni Association Of The University Of The Pacific

Pacific Review

No abstract provided.


Organizational Structure And Resources Of Alumni Associations At Public Senior Universities In The Southeastern United States, Robert M. Plummer Aug 2014

Organizational Structure And Resources Of Alumni Associations At Public Senior Universities In The Southeastern United States, Robert M. Plummer

Electronic Theses and Dissertations

The purpose of the quantitative study was to analyze the staffing patterns, organizational structures, funding resources, practice of resource allocation, technology use, size of alumni population, size of institution enrollment, and age of the institutions at senior public colleges and universities in the southeastern United States. These institutions were derived from the membership of the Council for Advancement and Support of Education [CASE] during the academic years 2010-2012 in the United States District III region, generally the Southeast to lower Mid-Atlantic states. The study was further limited to public, comprehensive institutions as determined by the Carnegie Classification system. Data were ...


Southeastern Alumni Magazine- Summer 2014, Southeastern University - Lakeland Jul 2014

Southeastern Alumni Magazine- Summer 2014, Southeastern University - Lakeland

Southeastern Alumni Magazine

Breaking New Ground
This issue of Southeastern looks at the exciting projects that some of our alumni are engaged in around the nation and the world. Their stories are inspiring and empowering to our community as they affirm the strategic mission and vision of our amazing school.


Alumnotes, Summer 2014, Cedarville University Jul 2014

Alumnotes, Summer 2014, Cedarville University

Alumnotes

No abstract provided.


Aviation Safety Invention Scores Top Faa Prize For Student Engineers, Jill Rodrigues Jun 2014

Aviation Safety Invention Scores Top Faa Prize For Student Engineers, Jill Rodrigues

Featured News Story

Roger Williams University engineering students earn national top honors for original wind shear detection device.


Pacific Review Summer 2014, Alumni Association Of The University Of The Pacific Jun 2014

Pacific Review Summer 2014, Alumni Association Of The University Of The Pacific

Pacific Review

No abstract provided.


True Confessions?: Alumni's Retrospective Reports On Undergraduate Cheating Behaviors, Jennifer Yardley, Melanie M. Domenech Rodríguez, Jonathan Nelson, Scott C. Bates May 2014

True Confessions?: Alumni's Retrospective Reports On Undergraduate Cheating Behaviors, Jennifer Yardley, Melanie M. Domenech Rodríguez, Jonathan Nelson, Scott C. Bates

Jonathan J Nelson

College cheating is prevalent, with rates ranging widely from 9 to 95% (Whitley, 1998). Research has been exclusively conducted with enrolled college students. This study examined the prevalence of cheating in a sample of college alumni, who risk less in disclosing academic dishonesty than current students. A total of 273 alumni reported on their prevalence and perceived severity of 19 cheating behaviors. The vast majority of participants (81.7%) report having engaged in some form of cheating during their undergraduate career. The most common forms of cheating were “copying from another student's assignment” and “allowing others to copy from ...


Make Peace, Find Love And Don’T Settle – With Words Of Advice, The Class Of 2014 Graduates, Public Affairs, Roger Williams University May 2014

Make Peace, Find Love And Don’T Settle – With Words Of Advice, The Class Of 2014 Graduates, Public Affairs, Roger Williams University

Featured News Story

During annual Commencement ceremony, Governor Chafee, University President Farish and others encourage graduates to seek opportunities and leave no regrets.


Reporting For Duty, Rwu’S First Journalism Grads, Jill Rodrigues May 2014

Reporting For Duty, Rwu’S First Journalism Grads, Jill Rodrigues

Featured News Story

While some schools shutter their journalism programs, RWU boasts versatile reporters ready to take on the shifting media terrain.


For 169 New Law Graduates, 'Welcome To A Great Profession', Public Affairs, Roger Williams University May 2014

For 169 New Law Graduates, 'Welcome To A Great Profession', Public Affairs, Roger Williams University

Featured News Story

The Honorable Judith S. Kay – retired Chief Judge for the State of New York – reassures members of RWU Law Class of 2014 of the many opportunities to serve society, help individuals.


A Passionate Advocate For Social Justice, Jill Rodrigues May 2014

A Passionate Advocate For Social Justice, Jill Rodrigues

Featured News Story

Willie Borkai ’14 discovered a love for activism at RWU that will spring him into a budding career after Commencement.


Ua45/6 Commencement Program, Wku Registrar May 2014

Ua45/6 Commencement Program, Wku Registrar

WKU Archives Records

Commencement program listing graduates.


Alumnotes, Spring 2014, Cedarville University May 2014

Alumnotes, Spring 2014, Cedarville University

Alumnotes

No abstract provided.


Dominican Welcomes Alumni For Reunion Weekend 2014, Sarah Gardner, Dave Albee Apr 2014

Dominican Welcomes Alumni For Reunion Weekend 2014, Sarah Gardner, Dave Albee

News

Dominican’s Reunion Weekend started on April 25 in Edgehill Mansion with a cocktail hour in Barowsky Hall and the Heritage Room. That was followed by the annual 50th Anniversary Golden Circle Dinner honoring the Class of 1964 in the Garden Room


Graduate Alumnus: Outstanding Graduate Alumni Awards - Class Of 2014, Graduate School Of Eastern Illinois University Apr 2014

Graduate Alumnus: Outstanding Graduate Alumni Awards - Class Of 2014, 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 ...


Oral History Interview With Sharon Tan: Growing Smu, Sharon Tan Mar 2014

Oral History Interview With Sharon Tan: Growing Smu, Sharon Tan

Oral History Collection

The interview covered: first involvement with SMU, risks in joining a new university, roles and responsibilities for corporate communication, first advertising campaign, branding SMU, Bukit Timah campus, first commencement, city campus, Advancement Office, endownments, Lee Kong Chian gift, alumni.

Sharon Tan was the Director of Corporate Communications and Director of the Office of Advancement and Alumni in SMU until 2014.