Our session on “New Majority Alums: Frameworks for Learning with Alumni” was scheduled for Saturday January 23 at 9:15 am–at the peak of the blizzard in Washington DC. We have had to cancel it: four of the five presenters were unable to make it to the conference due to the appalling weather. Therefore we are posting session materials–a ppt presentation,…read more →
CITIZEN ALUM MINNESOTA INSTITUTE SEPT 27-28 2014 UPDATED SCHEDULE Hosted and Co-Sponsored by the Jandris Center for Innovative Higher Education Think big about alumni as allies and partners in community engagement and civic learning. Join us in Minneapolis this fall to take your Citizen Alum program to the next level. Who? Citizen Alum campus teams in the region and beyond When? …read more →
Attending the American Democracy Project/The Democracy Commitment 2014 conference in Louisville this week? Come to Citizen Alum’s Pre-Conference Workshop today 1:00-3:00 (Salon VII). This is an introductory session for anyone interested in articulating “a new vision of what an alum is.” Then join us on Saturday at the Mini-Featured Session on Intergenerational Learning at 2:45 on Saturday (Salon VII). There…read more →
The inaugural Citizen Alum Summer Institute is full. Due to robust demand, we raised the cap for the inaugural Citizen Alum Summer Institute. Designed to support the work of Citizen Alum teams in the coming year, the Institute will meet in Minneapolis next week. The Jandris Center for Innovative Higher Education at the University of Minnesota, Twin Cities (“the J…read more →
Citizen Alum campus team members will convene on June 11-12, 2013, at the Jandris Center for Innovative Higher Education at the University of Minnesota. Registration and housing information will be posted early in the new year.
Citizen Alum was featured in a November 12 session at the 2012 national meeting of the Association of Public and Land-Grant Universities, held in Denver. The session theme was “Engaging Alumni in Service to Higher Education and Society.” From the Program: Public engagement is a strategy that can be used to expand alumni advocacy, volunteerism, and philanthropy at APLU institutions….read more →
We launched this site on August 25th, 2012. It is designed to explain Citizen Alum to the world and to serve the community of individuals, campuses, and programs that make up Citizen Alum, along with the many organizations that inform and support our work. The group blog will be a platform for commentary and dialogue. We invite feedback on the…read more →