Archive for January, 2013

Listening Project at La Verne: Alums Engage in Many Ways (Simultaneously)

Listening Project at La Verne: Alums Engage in Many Ways (Simultaneously)

Staff members in the Office of Alumni Relations at the University of La Verne have interviewed scores of alumni in the first year of their Listening Project. Meet 45 of La Verne’s Citizen Alums here. Many of them talk about the way in which they pursue community engagement at work and through volunteer activities–and their stories help us understand better…read more →

Adam Bush on Ashé College Unbound

Adam Bush on Ashé College Unbound

“The Long Now.” We don’t know what an alumnus of College Unbound means. We don’t know what role an institution based around creating the conditions of lifelong-learning needs to be for graduates who are long into life. You’re the only ones who can show us. For a longer extract from Adam Bush’s 2012 commencement address for the founding class of…read more →

Inaugural CA Summer Institute Set for June 11-12 2013

Citizen Alum Summer Institute Now Full “Engaging alumni as active citizens in our communities, campuses, and the world” Alumni want to be involved in their communities and with our campuses as change agents to address society’s most pressing problems.  Yet higher education leaders often struggle to connect alumni in meaningful ways that capture their civic passions and also serve institutional…read more →