Office of Alumni and Professional Engagement Events

Alumni Awards

Deadline Approaching! December 31

Alumni and guests gather with recent graduates and current students to celebrate their alma mater and honor five BU Alumni for their achievements and contributions to Bloomsburg University. Legacy families are also recognized as are Grimes Loyalty Award recipients.


Read the 2018 Story
See photos from the 2018 event

See Previous Recipients

Know Someone who deserves to be recognized?
The Alumni Board is now accepting nominations for the following Awards:
Distinguished Service Award - This award recognizes alumni who have excelled in at least one of the following areas: significant accomplishments in his or her profession, outstanding service to Bloomsburg University and/or the Alumni Association, contributions to humanity.
Maroon and Gold Excellence Award - This award recognizes alumni who have graduated within the past 15 years and have met one or more criteria for the Distinguished Service Award and have demonstrated outstanding potential for further contributions.(Eligible years 2004-2019)
Honorary Alumnus Award:This award recognizes special individuals (who did not graduate from Bloomsburg University) who have played a significant role in the life of the university. By their generous and caring spirit, they have set an example for all alumni to follow.

Alumni Awards

Career Intensive Boot Camp

Students: Are you ready for life after graduation? Nervous about the transition to professional life? Want to feel more prepared?Then spend the weekend with us and polish your skills, network with alumni, and get a jump on your job search!

Alumni: Have expertise you'd like to offer? Want to help wit the transition or network with soon to be graduates?

Contact Director of Alumni Engagement, Nate Conroy to volunteer today!


Friday, March 1, 2019 to Sunday, March 3, 2019

The Greenly Center, downtown Bloomsburg

Sessions Will Include:
Panel discussions about team building, adapting to change, and building effective relationships in the workplace
1:1 Resume Reviews
Mock Interviews
Etiquette Dinner
Professional Headshots
Alumni Networking

Career Intensive Boot Camp

Career Connections Expo

Students: Explore career options and network with potential employers
Alumni and Employers: Hire a Husky!

Spring 2019 semester dates:

CATCH Education Conference and Expo
Friday, March 15
Kehr Union
employer registration:
https://app.joinhandshake.com/career_fairs/8549/employer_preview

Marketing/Administration/Communications/P.R
Thursday, Mar. 28, TBA Kehr Union Ballroom

Sports/Entertainment/Hospitality/Leisure
Thursday, April 25, time TBA.
Kehr Union Ballroom

Career Connections Expo

Husky Career Road Trip

Husky Career Road Trips give students the opportunity to spend the day touring a company in their field of interest, meet with BU alums who are employed in various aspects of that company, and get a sense of what it would be like to work in that career field. Students also get a chance to network with BU Alums and other potential employers at the host company.

Take a look at what a Husky Career RoadTrip is like!
Want to host a roadtrip? Contact Director of Alumni Engagement, Nate Conroy today!


Upcoming Trips Schedule

Look out for Spring 2019 Husky Career Road Trips!

Husky Career Road Trip

True To Bloomsburg

This May luncheon at Monty's on Upper Campus honors alumni from the classes of 1935-1968. Invitations are sent out in early spring.



Read about the 2018 luncheon

True to Bloomsburg

Homecoming!

Homecoming was October 6, 2018 this year

If you missed it. check back next year in the fall to reconnect with other alums and current students with activities all weekend long, including a tent party, campus tours, parade and of course, football! Special recognition each year for the 50th reunion class. This fall we honored the class of 1968

BU Communication Studies Alumni Reception

Class of 1968, This one's for you!

October 26, 2019

See Photos from the 2018 Homecoming Parade and Alumni Homecoming Tent Party

Other Homecoming Happenings and Celebrations

Pathways in Science and Technology, TBA

COLA Symposium, TBA

Flip through and share photos of both events from last fall!

Homecoming and Fall on Campus

Alumni and Professional Engagement

Alumni Engagement: Fenstemaker Alumni House
570-389-4058 alum@bloomu.edu

Center for Professional Development and Career Experience: Warren Student Services Center
570-389-4070  cpdce@bloomu.edu

Bloomsburg University Foundation

4th Floor, Greenly Center
50 E Main St, Bloomsburg, PA 17815
(570) 389-4000
 info@bloomufdn.org

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