12 Ways to Be an Active Alum

1. Mentor a Student

Gannon Students Need YOU! Provide career advice to a current student by becoming a mentor. There are many different levels of mentorship, such as mock interviews and tips, resume assistance, guidance through the job application process and more. 

To become part of this new and exciting program, simply fill out a profile at www.collegecentral.com/Gannon.


2. Tell Your Story

We love to hear how our alumni are using their degrees to change the world! Be featured in an alumni spotlight. We want to hear about all the ways you have helped further the Gannon Mission in your own way.

Complete your spotlight interview today at www.gannonalumni.org/spotlight.


3.  Give Back

There are so many different avenues of giving at Gannon. You can support several different groups and programs with your gift that will help the next generation of Knights achieve their goals.

For more information or to give today, visit www.gannonalumni.org/give.


4. Share Your News

Getting married? Having a baby? Starting a new job? There is no news to small to share! Let us and the entire Gannon Family know all of the wonderful things happening in your life.

Submit a class note for publication in Gannon Magazine at www.gannonalumni.org/classnotes.


5. Recruit a Student

You don’t have to be an admissions representative to inspire a successful future alumnus to attend Gannon! Share how your Gannon education prepared you for your career and life.

Help spread the word about Gannon at www.gannonalumni.org/admissions.


6. Show Your GU Pride

Proudly show your Gannon pride! The Gannon Bookstore has shirts, hats and many items for you and your family.

To purchase Gannon gear today, visit www.bkstr.com/gannonstore.


7. Post a Job Opportunity

Are you interested in employing someone from your alma mater? You know Gannon graduates have what it takes to get the job done!

Post internships and job opportunities for graduating Gannon students at www.collegecentral.com/Gannon.


8. Serve on a Committee

Do you want to start a GIVE Day project, host a reunion or Homecoming Weekend get together? Be a decision-maker and have your ideas heard as part of a committee.

Let us know you’re interested, email us at gannonalumni@gannon.edu.


9. Nominate an Alumnus

Do you know an alumnus that has gone above and beyond in continuing the Gannon Mission? Let us know about all the great things he or she has done. We would love to honor their achievements!

Nominate a deserving Distinguished Alumni at www.gannonalumni.org/DA.


10. Volunteer for GIVE Day

Host and recruit volunteers to participate in a project during our annual GIVE Day. There’s so much that you can do throughout your community. Don’t miss the opportunity to give back!

Let us know you want to make a difference at www.gannonalumni.org/GIVEday.


11. Attend Homecoming

There’s no better way to show your pride for Gannon than attending Homecoming Reunion Weekend and celebrating with other members of the Gannon Family! Mark your calendars for October 6-8 to be part of the excitement.

We look forward to seeing you there! For more information, visit www.gannonalumni.org/homecoming2017.


12. Stay in Touch Using Social Media

Check us out online and on these social media outlets for an abundance of GU alumni information you won’t want to miss!

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To submit a class note, please contact:
Office of Constituent Engagement