Office of Alumni and Professional Engagement Events

Homecoming!

October 6, 2018

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 honor the class of 1968.

Tent Party Registration

Find details and registration info for the 50TH Reunion for the Class of 1968

October 6, 2018

9 – 11 am: Homecoming Coffee House, Alumni House.
9:30 am &10am: Campus Tours
11 a.m: Homecoming Parade through downtown Bloomsburg
11:30 am–1:30pm: Alumni Homecoming Tent Party, Alumni House Lawn
2pm: Homecoming Football Game, Redman Stadium
6:00–8:30pm: Class of 1968, 50th Reunion Dinner

Other Homecoming Happenings and Celebrations

Pathways in Science and Technology, October 5

COLA Symposium, October 4 & 5
Communication Studies Alumni Reception, October 5

Homecoming and Fall on Campus

Career Connections Expo

Bloomsburg University is pleased to announce the dates for our fall 2018 "boutique" Career Connections Expos!

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

Supply Chain/Info Technology Mgmt:

Wednesday, September 26
10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Kehr Union Ballroom
Student Registration
Employer Registration

Government, non-profit, Law/legal Services:

Wednesday, October 24
10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Kehr Union Ballroom
Student Registration
Employer Registration


Career Connections Expo

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

Presidential Reception

Exclusive Invitation for Our Texas Alumni!
Enjoy Hors d’oeuvres and remarks from Dr. Hanna



Tuesday, Sept. 25 6:00 - 8:00 p.m.
Dallas, Texas
Cafe de France 17370 Preston Rd.

Wednesday, Sept. 26 6:00 - 8:00 p.m.
Austin, Texas

Olive & June, 3411 Glenview Ave.

Thursday, Sept. 27 5:00 - 8:00 p.m.
Houston, Texas

Hosted by John Gross '81
Churrascos Memorial City
947 N. Gessner Suite B290

BU President

First Annual Husky Pack 5k

A 5k race on Upper Campus October 14, 2018 during parent's weekend. This non-profit race benefits a new scholarship fund for students of the Zeigler College of Business called the "Husky Pack Scholarship".


October 14, 2018

Sign up for the 5k, kid's fun run or a virtual 5k.
Alumni: Get 15% off! Discount code: Alumni
Check out the event on facebook

Husky Pack 5k

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

  • September 26, 2018 - PACFE Conference
  • Husky Career Road Trip

    Alumni Awards

    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.

    Submit an Award Nomination Today!!

    Alumni Awards

    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

    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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    BU Foundation