Office of Alumni and Professional Engagement Events

Alumni Awards

May 4, 2019

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 accepts nominations for the following Awards every fall:
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 Connections Expo

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

Spring 2019 semester:

Marketing, Management and Communications
Thursday, Mar. 28, 11 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Kehr Union Ballroom
Employer Registration
Job Seeker Registration

Hospitality and Recreation
Thursday, April 25 11 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Kehr Union Ballroom

Employer Registration
Job Seeker Registration

Fall 2019 semester:

Accounting/Financial Services
Monday, September. 28, 2019
Kehr Union Ballroom

Supply Chain/ITM
Tuesday, September 24, 2019
Kehr Union Ballroom

Law/Legal/Government
Wednesday, October 9, 2019
Kehr Union Ballroom

Health and Human Services
Tuesday, October 29, 2019
Kehr Union Ballroom

Spring 2020 semester:

Mathematics and Digital Sciences
March, 2020

Career Connections Expo

Alumni Networking Socials

Regional Alumni Socials give BU alums across the region and the U.S. to reconnect and meet fellow Huskies. Visit our facebook events page for lists of events and locations. Interested in hosting a social in your area? Contact Nathan Conroy at nconroy@bloomu.edu to see how to get started and get some support!

Upcoming Events

Bethlehem PA

Fegley’s Bethlehem Brew Works (In the Fish Bowl)
559 Main St Ste 101, Bethlehem, PA 18018
Wednesday, April 3, 2019
6 p.m. - 8 p.m.
Appetizers compliments of the BU Alumni Association.
RSVP by Sunday, March 31, 2019

Mechanicsburg, PA

The Appalachian Brewery
Appalachian Brewery, 6462 Carlisle Pike Mechanicsburg, PA 17050
Wednesday, April 10, 2019
6 p.m. - 8 p.m.
Appetizers compliments of the BU Alumni Association
RSVP by Monday, April 8, 2019

Morristown, NJ

The Famished Frog
Famished Frog, 18 Washington St. Morristown NJ 07960
Thursday, April 18, 2019
6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Appetizers compliments of the BU Alumni Association
RSVP by Tuesday, April 16, 2019

Alumni Social with the Iron Pigs - Allentown, PA

Coca-Cola Park
1050 Ironpigs Way, Allentown, PA 18109
Sunday, August 11, 2019
12:15 p.m. - TBD
Registration includes: Game Ticket, All You Can Eat Buffet & Unlimited Soft Drinks
RSVP by Thursday, July 11, 2019

Alumni Awards

2019 Womens Soccer Alumni Game and Dinner

Join fellow BU Women's Soccer alums for a fun game at this annual event! Don't feel up to playing? No problem! Alumni, Friends and Family are invited and alums do not have to play to attend. Complimentary dinner with beverages will be served immediately following the game at Sully and Bub’s Pavilion inside Steph Pettit Stadium.

2019 Women's Soccer Alumni game!

Date: April 27, 2019
Steph Pettit Stadium.
4:30p.m. (Registration)
Alumni Match begins at 5 p.m. with dinner at 6 p.m.
Dinner - 6:00pm
Please register by April 20, 2019

Alumni Awards

2019 BU Cross Country/Track & Field Meet and Alumni Social

Calling all BUXCTF Alumni! Our Maroon & Gold home meet on Saturday, April 27th is fast approaching, and we would love to invite you all home for this event! Please join us for an informal meet & greet following the conclusion of the meet. The event is free of charge: location to be announced. We hope to see you there!

2019 BU Cross Country/Track & Field Meet and Alumni Social

Date: April 27, 2019
Redman Stadium
BU Maroon and Gold Meet starts at 2:00 PM
Alumni Social immediately following the meet at 9:45 PM
(Location TBA)
Please register by Tuesday April 23, 2019

Alumni Awards

Field Hockey Alumni Game/Get Together

Join fellow Field Hockey alums and relive the "glory days" during a a fun game at Stef Pettit Stadium! Don't feel up to playing? No problem! There will be a reception immediately following the game at the Turkey Hill Brewing Company just down the street!

2019 FIELD HOCKEY Alumni game!

April 28, 2019 @ 11am, Steph Pettit Stadium.
Social to follow at the Turkey Hill Brewing Company.
Register Here

Alumni Awards

2019 Men's Soccer Alumni Weekend

Join fellow BU Men's Soccer alums for a fun game at this annual event! Don't feel up to playing? No problem! Alumni, Friends and Family are invited and alums do not have to play to attend. Complimentary dinner with beverages will be served immediately following the game at Sully and Bub’s Pavilion inside Steph Pettit Stadium. On the next day, join us for an alumni golf tournament at the Frosty Valley Country Club, in Danville, PA!

2019 Men's Soccer Alumni Weekend!

Date: May 3 - 4, 2019
Steph Pettit Stadium & Frosty Valley Country Club.
Alumni Match begins at 7 p.m. with post-game reception at 8:30 p.m.
Golf Tournament- May 4 @ 10:00am
Register Today!

Men's Soccer Picture

John S. Devlin Memorial Golf Classic

The 21st annual John Sterling Devlin Memorial Golf Classic is Saturday June 8th at the Frosty Valley Country Club in Danville, Pa. Check-in starts at 11:00am with a noon shotgun start. Please click the link below to register your foursome and find sponsorship information.

John S. Devlin Memorial Golf Classic

Date: June 8, 2019
Frosty Valley Country Club - Danville, PA.
Shotgun start at 12:00 p.m.
RSVP by Monday June 3 !

Coach John Devlin

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

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, September 27 2019 to Sunday, September 30, 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

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

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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