Upcoming EVENTS for SCSU alumniAlumni Networks are being established in Connecticut (CT wine tasting tour) and throughout the United States in areas where we have large concentrations of alumni. These networks are being designed to help alumni make connections, both socially and professionally and stay connected with Southern. We will need your help in administering them. Each network will have a chairperson and a core group of volunteers to plan events as well as set and accomplish goals of the group. If you would like to help, please contact Michelle Johnston via email or phone at 203-392-6500. See below for a list of network events currently being planned.
Watch for news of Alumni Network Kick-offs and meetings in your area!
Network Chairs in your Area
Network chairs can be reached by clicking on the names below or visit our SCSU Alumni Network Facebook pages by clicking the name of the chair.SCSU Boston Alumni Network - Rob Simpson, '83, Chair SCSU New York City Alumni Network -Aba Hayford, '10, Chair SCSU Washington, D.C Alumni Network - Jamie Alvarado-Taylor, '05, MA '08 and Shaundricka Ranel, '07 SCSU New Haven Area Alumni Network -TBD SCSU Naples, Florida Area Alumni Network -TBD SCSU New London/Southern Rhode Island Network -Andrew Lawn, '09
SCSU Boca Raton, Florida Area Alumni Network -Harry Howell, '68 SCSU Philadelphia Network - Mark Dobbins, '00
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New Date - May 9, 2017
Washington, DC - Baltimore alumni to Meet president joe bertolinoTuesday, May 9, 2017 5:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. Georgetown University Hotel and Conference Center
3800 Reservoir Road, NW
Washington, DC Spend an evening with our new president, Dr. Joe Bertolino, at the beautiful Georgetown University Hotel and Conference Center in Washington, D.C., nestled serenely among the historic streets of Georgetown. The event will include complimentary light dinner buffet and a cash bar. Please register by Wednesday, March 8, 2017 by using our online registration form. Please let us know - again- if you will be joining us. Register here.
celebration of philanthropy
Scholarship Recipients and Scholarship Donors - Save the DateSunday, April 23, 2017 9:30 a.m. - 11: 30 a.m. Michael J. Adanti Grand Ballroom This is the very special day when students and donors meet each other. Students have the opportunity to thank donors for their generosity and donors are able to see the impact their scholarships make on students' education and in their lives. Registration link will be available in March.
Dessert and Champagne under the starsA celebration of the inauguration of Dr. Joe Bertolino, Southern's 12th President Complimentary Event Monday, April 24, 2017 6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. Academic Quad, near Founder's Gate Complimentary Chorale Concert follows in Garner Concert Hall Engleman, C Wing Register here for reception, no registration necessary for concert
Tampa Bay Rays vs. Yankees at tampa baySaturday, May 20th is Alumni Night! Game 4:10 p.m. Gates open at 2:10 p.m. Tropicana Field 1 Tropicana Drive St. Petersburg, FLYankees Fan? Tampa Bay Fan? Will you be in Florida on May 20th? Come to a Rays' game in St. Petersburg!
You get a Rays' hat, ticket in 200 section and private area to socialize, all for $35! (a $75 value). Concessions availble to purchase on Party Level. Hawaiian Shirts given away while they last!
This will be first meeting of the new SCSU Northwest Florida Alumni Network. Even if you are retired, this is a great way to meet other alumni in your area! Look for the Southern Connecticut State University banner and meet there! Meet Leah Secondo, '84, your new network chair and get your Alumni Association pin! Register here!
Taste of new Haven - Canal Quarter TourSaturday, June 10, 2017 Meet at 70 Audubon Street New Haven, CT Try out Downtown New Haven's most exciting food, drink with a history filled walking tour. New Haven has some great culinary stops just outside the City's restaurant district. This fantastic tour will stop at Koffee? for fresh brewed coffee and homemade pastries, Odd Bins Bottle Shop for a wine tasting, rendezvous for crepes at Choupette Creperie, cake it up at Katalina's Kupcakes, Caseus Cheese Shop for a paired cheese tasting, Zafra Cuban Restaurant & Rum Bar for Cuban fare and mojitos, and finally Anna Liffey's for Irish food and beer. $75 includes all food, beverages, tips and parking (in the lot at the corner of Whitney and Trumbull). Register here.
Yankees vs. red sox!Don't miss baseball's biggest rivals play! Saturday, August 12, 2017 Bus arrives at noon, 4:10 p.m. game Yankee Stadium$130 per person includes: light snack before boarding the bus, round-trip bus, game ticket in 300 section, tailgate meal, snacks for return trip. Limited seating (2 busloads). Register today.
Choose any cruise and let the folks at Go Next know you're a Southern grad for special pricing.