4 04, 2011

What are best practices in alumni advocacy?

By |2017-12-04T22:59:21+00:00April 4th, 2011|Whitepaper|0 Comments

Alumni association advocacy programs harness alumni support for the university’s federal and state legislative Alumni lend value to these efforts by making the university more visible to elected officials in their districts and by informed communication with elected officials about issues that impact the university and its budget. It is a common practice for alumni [...]

4 04, 2011

Making a Difference: Alumni Associations Rally on Behalf of Higher Education

By |2017-12-04T22:45:39+00:00April 4th, 2011|Whitepaper|0 Comments

It’s budget season, and educated alumni from public universities around the U.S. are letting their state legislators know what they think. The theme is pervasive – regional and national economic progress and the United States’ competitive global position are directly dependent on an educated workforce. In this 2011 legislative session, alumni whose lives and careers [...]