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50th annual ceremony recognizes distinguished alumni

50th annual ceremony recognizes distinguished alumni

Dylan Meche, Staff Reporter

October 12, 2019

As a part of Homecoming Week, a few of the university’s most celebrated and accomplished alumni were honored. The 50th annual Alumni Awards Evening took place on Friday, Oct. 11 at 6:30 p.m. in the Alumni Center. At the event, alumni and their friends were able to enjoy food provided by Southeast...

Excitement at ‘Grad Fair’

Excitement at ‘Grad Fair’

Maiah Woodring, Staff Reporter

March 14, 2019

Advertised as a one-stop shop for graduating students, “Grad Fair,” prepared students for the final leg of their academic journey and beyond. Held in the Student Union Ballroom from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on March 12 and 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on March 13, "Grad Fair" provided an opportunity for to-be graduates...

Get ready for graduation

Get ready for graduation

Madeline Cancienne, Staff Reporter

February 6, 2019

With student working to finish their final semester of school, the Alumni Association prepares to help seniors gather their final memorabilia at "Grad Fair." Jennifer O’Neil, associate director of alumni programming, gave insight on what to expect when visiting the "Grad Fair." “'Grad Fair'...

Ring ceremony honors seniors

Ring ceremony honors seniors

Johnathan Zeringue, Staff Reporter

November 29, 2018

The ring ceremony marked the next step towards graduation for seniors. The Alumni Association and Balfour hosted the celebration on Wednesday, Nov. 28. Associate Director of the Alumni Association Jenni O'Neil shared the preparation that went towards the ceremonial night. "We started planning...