Chapters and Affinities spotlight
2015 Pride and Joy Families Weekend Conference
The Lesbian and Gay Family Building Project, with co-sponsors Camp Highlight and Gay Parent Magazine, will hold the 2015 Pride and Joy Families Weekend Conference for LGBTQ* parents, their children, prospective parents and allies at the Holiday Inn Arena in Binghamton, March 20-22. This statewide event is a unique opportunity for the adults and children in diverse families to relax, learn and celebrate together.
Alumni interested in attending this conference can learn more and register online. Additionally, the Binghamton University Alumni Association is in the early stages of developing an LGBT alumni affinity group. If you are interested in becoming a part of this effort, please contact Kevin Lobdell, associate director of alumni relations.
WANT TO MAKE SOME MEANINGFUL CONNECTIONS? DON'T MISS THESE UPCOMING ALUMNI EVENTS:
- Saturday, Jan. 31 - SnoCatsNYC Ski Trip to Okemo Mountain (Metro New York): Reunite with your friends, and bring along some new ones, for a great day on the mountain. The bus from Manhattan to Okemo is almost sold out. You can drive up on your own and be part of this awesome adventure. Learn more by contacting firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Wednesday, Feb. 11 - Alumni Entrepreneurship Panel and Networking Event (Metro New York): Do you own your own business or are you looking to start your own business? Are you interested in learning more about funding and meeting other entrepreneurial Binghamton University alumni? If so, we invite you to attend the chapter's first entrepreneurship panel discussion and networking event. (register now)
- Sunday, March 29 - THE 12 and reception with Neil Berg '86 (Denver): Join Denver-area alumni to see THE 12; music and lyrics for this musical were written by composer and lyricist Neil Berg '86. He collaborated on this musical with Pulitzer Prize- and Tony Award-winning playwright, Robert Schenkkan, who wrote the book and was the co-lyricist. After the show, Berg will join the group for an informal meet and greet. (register now)
Your Alumni Association is always here to connect you with other Binghamton graduates. Visit the Events, Chapters & Affinities portion of our website to learn how you can become engaged with other alumni and with your alma mater.
B-CONNECTED with other graduates! B-connected is a secure virtual community only for Binghamton University alumni. Update your personal profile, search for alumni, and submit and read Class Notes.
SHARE YOUR EXPERTISE WITH US! The Alumni Relations office is asked to recommend alumni who are expert speakers. If you are well-versed in subjects including national security, politics, technology, career networking, environmental studies or etiquette, please contact Melinda Holicky, associate director for alumni volunteer engagement. Include your name, class year and a brief biography. Supporting material could include a c.v. or link to your website.
The Alumni Association and Uncommon Goods (David Bolotsky '85, founder) offer the opportunity to purchase banks made from mailboxes salvaged from Newing Dining Hall. This can be a great gift or keepsake of your time as a student.
SHOW YOUR PRIDE! The Binghamton University Bookstore is your one-stop shop for apparel, accessories and home decor goods.