3rd Annual Life Member Celebration set for Thursday, February 21, 2013
The 3rd annual Life Member Celebration will be hosted by the SHSU Alumni Association on Thursday, February 21, 2013 at The Woodlands Waterway Marriott (The Woodlands, TX). Formal invitations will be mailed in early January to all Life Members.
The Life Member program is the foundation of the Alumni Association, fulfilling its purpose of strengthening the Alumni Association’s permanent endowment and providing future growth and development of programs and projects to benefit members and the university.
The past fiscal year the Life Member program saw its most significant growth-to-date with more than 300 new members in just 12 months. The Life Member Endowment now exceeds $1.4 million.
In 2013, the Life Membr program will hit another milestone by welcoming its 2,000th member to this elite group of alumni.
Becoming a Life Member of the Alumni Association is also a great way to stay connected with other alumni who truly care about Sam Houston State University.
JOIN TODAY and receive your personal invitation to this grand celebration! New life members will be recognized and will receive their Life Member plaque during the celebration on February 21st.
Call 1.800.283.7478 or online at alumni.shsu.edu.
Tailgating continues Dec. 1 for the FCS Play-offs
Join the SHSU Alumni Association at 1:00 PM on Saturday, December 1st for a pre-game tailgate party in Bearkat Alley. For the second consecutive year your Sam Houston Bearkats will compete in the FCS Division I play-offs taking on Cal-Poly at 3:00 PM.
For more details on pre-game tailgating contact the Office of Alumni Relations directly at (936) 294-1841.
To purchase game tickets, please contact the Athletic Ticket Office at (936) 294-1729 or go online to www.gobearkats.com.
SHSU Bay Area Alumni & Friends Club
Holiday Cocktail Party
Thursday, December 6, 2012
7:00 - 9:00 PM
Lakewood Yacht Club
2425 NASA Parkway, Seabrook, TX 77586
$20 per person
Payable at door
Cocktail/Business Casual Attire
Join us for some holiday cocktails and appetizers. We will have a voluntary toy donation to benefit the Bay Area Turning Point Shelter. http://www.bayareaturningpoint.org
Please feel free to bring a small toy for kids, ages 1-16 years old, to donate to our charity or just bring yourself to enjoy the night with us.
Lola Kramer, President
Jay Bain, Vice-President
Katie West, Secretary
Joe Amato, Treasurer
For more information or to RSVP, please contact Amy Pfeil, Assistant Director for Alumni Clubs and Constituent Programs in the Office of Alumni Relations at (936) 294-4095 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Annual New York Alumni and Friends Trip set for November 27, 2012 through November 30, 2012
There is no other place in the world like New York City during the holidays especially at the Waldorf=Astoria. This year you have the opportunity to enjoy an unforgettable holiday experience through the SHSU Alumni Association’s “Holiday in New York” package scheduled during the annual Tree Lighting ceremony in Rockefeller Plaza.
If you have never seen the tree lighting in person, this is a great opportunity to join University President Dana Gibson along with other Bearkats and witness a great New York tradition. You can also participate in many other iconic holiday festivities including touring the window displays on Fifth Avenue or attending the Radio City Christmas Spectacular.
This year’s annual New York Alumni and Friends Travel package and Alumni Dinner will take place from Tuesday, November 27, 2012, through Friday, November 30, 2012, with the alumni dinner to be held on Thursday, November 29th. The host hotel for lodging accommodations, as well as for the alumni dinner, is the world famous WALDORF=ASTORIA.
For information and details contact the Office of Alumni Relations directly at 800.283.7478 or via e-mail at email@example.com. You may also visit the alumni website at alumni.shsu.edu.
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