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Grimes Honorees 2015
5/9/2016
The Bloomsburg University Alumni Association recently honored 95 alumni who earned the Grimes Loyalty Award recognition for 2015. The recognition honors the late Richard E. Grimes '49, a retired teacher from Harrisburg, who missed only two Homecomings and not a single Alumni Day celebration.
Alumni network with students in Washington, D.C.
5/9/2016
A busload of 24 Bloomsburg University students made a Husky Career Road Trip to Washington, D.C. in April to explore career and internship opportunities. Before returning to campus, the students met with alumni for a networking reception.
More than 700 attend BU lecture by distinguished Harvard economist
4/28/2016
More than 700 Bloomsburg University students, faculty and guests attended a recent lecture by prominent Harvard economist, Dr. N. Gregory Mankiw,  who spoke on "The Rise of Economic Inequality: Causes and Cures."  The lecture, shared here, was sponsored by the Department of Economics and the College of Liberal Arts and was open to the public as part of BU's Distinguished Speaker and Lecture Series.
2016 Alumni Awards: Cannon named honorary alumna
4/27/2016
Maria Baron Cannon, vice president of Channel Marketing for TE Connectivity and Bloomsburg University Foundation Board member, was named honorary alumna during an Alumni Awards dinner on Saturday, April 23. Four graduates were also recognized for their contributions to the university and their professions, including Crystal Skotedis, CPA and director with Boyer & Ritter CPAs & Consultants, who received the 2016 Volunteer of the Year award.
First Breiner Professorship recipient named at BU
4/8/2016

BLOOMSBURG— The chairperson of Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania’s Department of Nursing is the recipient of the first Breiner Family Endowed Professorship for Nursing. Michelle Ficca was recently selected for the professorship, supported by a gift of $1.9 million from Edward and Julianne (Miller) Breiner, who graduated from BU in 1977. The Breiners established the university’s first endowed professorship a year ago in support of an exceptional teacher, mentor and leader.

50 Years of Greek Life: Alumni of Distinction
3/28/2016
Jonathan T. Marks '88 is internationally recognized as a leader, a writer, and a speaker in fraud and fraud related matters. To Bloomsburg University he is recognized as a highly valued member, devoted alumnus, and caring brother in the Greek life community, especially within his fraternity Zeta Psi, Pi Kappa Chapter.
50 Years of Greek Life: Alumni of Distinction
3/28/2016

Stephanie Steele was living the city life in Pittsburgh that she had always dreamed about when she graduated from Bloomsburg University in 2008 intent on leaving her hometown of Williamsport behind. Then life threw her a curve ball. The baseball analogy is appropriate. Steele is back in Williamsport, working as the Retail Customer Service and Marketing manager for Little League Baseball International.

Record gift establishes Giuffre Center for Supply Chain Management
2/26/2016

The largest gift in the history of the Bloomsburg University Foundation is benefiting BU’s supply chain management program. Nicholas J. Giuffre ’78 recently contributed a $2.5 million blended gift to the BU Foundation and the university’s It’s Personal campaign. The gift establishes the Nicholas J. Giuffre Center for Supply Chain Management within the College of Business.

50 Years of Greek Life - Alumni of Distinction
2/16/2016
The late “Doc” Warren '95H had a vision for social Greek organizations on the Bloomsburg University campus, which is being showcased in this 50th Year of Greek Life at Bloomsburg University. Doc Warren wasn’t a dreamer: he implemented his vision and planted the first seed of Greek life in the form of Sigma Iota Omega (SIO – acronym for “Social Improvement Organization”). That seed would take root and eventually become central in the landscape of Greek life at Bloomsburg University.
50 Years of Greek Life -  Alumni of Distinction
2/16/2016
Empowering, a leader, one of a kind, insightful, and confident are just a few ways one would describe Karen (Smith) Coates '85 - the Tri Sigma alumna of distinction. An attorney, Coates became the first female chief of staff to the speaker of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives in January 2015.
50 Years of Greek Life - Alumni of Distinction
1/25/2016

It was 1967 and the Greek System was young. The idea of founding a new sorority seemed daunting but possible...exciting actually! Seven sophomores began to think and talk more seriously about a new local sorority and suddenly they were deep into the process. On October 22, 1967, the vision named Chi Sigma Rho was a reality. Meet Joanne Cashman '70, a founding member and Alumna of Distinction.

50 Years of Greek Life - Alumni of Distinction
1/25/2016
When Ken Walsh was dropped off in Bloomsburg the day after his high school graduation in June 1981, he had no idea that the friendships he forged and the Greek organization he joined would still be relevant in his life almost 35 years later. On that hot June day, he was more worried about making friends and being homesick than he was about making strong relationships and learning life skills.
2015 Legacy Scholarship winners announced
12/23/2015
The BU Alumni Association is pleased to announce the 13 students who will be receiving alumni Legacy Scholarships.
50 Years of Greek Life - Alumni of Distinction
11/18/2015
U.S. Navy Capt. Retired Gina Spleen Jaeger, class of 1981, Greek Alumni of Distinction, Theta Tau Omega. This is one in a series of stories honoring Greek alumni in celebration of 50 Years of Greek Life at Bloomsburg in 2016. Each month, the spotlight will fall on a distinguished member of a fraternity and a sorority. A 50th reunion celebration is planned for Homecoming on Oct. 15, 2016.

50 Years of Greek Life - Alumni of Distinction
11/18/2015
Meet Bob Snyder, class of 1980, Delta Pi’s Greek Alumni of Distinction. This is one in a series of stories honoring Greek alumni in celebration of 50 Years of Greek Life at Bloomsburg in 2016. Each month, the spotlight will fall on a distinguished member of a fraternity and a sorority. A 50th reunion celebration is planned for Homecoming on Oct. 15, 2016.
Knorr '07 named BU director of external and government relations
11/9/2015

Dan Knorr '07, an area resident with experience in local government, has been named director of external and government relations at Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania.

Alumni Board executive committee selected
4/29/2015
The Bloomsburg University Alumni Association has announced members of the executive committee for the upcoming term of 2015-16.
Mechanicsburg couple supports BU with $1 million gift
7/29/2014
Michael ’85 and Beth Boguski of Mechanicsburg have committed $1 million to the Bloomsburg University Foundation to support university initiatives including Professional U, the Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) Magnet School and the Henry Carver Fund, Bloomsburg University’s annual fund.
  
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