The Association of Southwestern University Alumni


News Archive

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    Eric Batch ’97 offers advice to incoming students during Matriculation Convocation on Aug. 16.
  • Image preview September 30, 2017
    Join Southwestern’s new Career Communities to engage with fellow alumni, current students, faculty and employers across the globe around your shared career interests. 
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    Dr. Suksoon Suh, former Southwestern faculty member and beloved friend of the University, passed away on September 9, 2017.
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    The Southwestern University Alumni Association - Alumni Council brings to you a new biannual program, the “Alumni Syllabus,” featuring suggested readings from Southwestern faculty members.
  • Image preview August 31, 2017
    On Aug. 18, members of the Class of 2021 will move into their residence halls and begin their Southwestern Experiences. Learn more about our newest Pirates and the support Southwestern will provide them.
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    After applying at the encouragement of a colleague familiar with his research, Patrick Hajovsky, associate professor of art history at Southwestern University, was selected from among 350 applicants to complete a prestigious three month Getty Scholar residency this summer at the Getty Research Institute in Los Angeles. 
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    Michael Nguyen ’03 interviews Geoff Clawson ’98, president and co-owner of Birdwell Beach Britches
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    A new May Term course, The Science of Chocolate, taught by professor of biology Romi Burks, immersed non-science majors into the delicious science behind where chocolate comes from, how it gets its taste, and how it is manufactured and brought to market.

  • Image preview June 30, 2017
    Terry Gawlik ’81 shares her experience as Chairwoman of the 2017 NCAA Women’s Basketball Championship Committee.
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    Christine Kettle Bowman ’93, dean of enrollment services, shares 10 tips that encourage a calm, balanced college search process. Share this list with a high school student in your family!
  • Image preview May 31, 2017
    The Southwestern University Alumni Association welcomed the Class of 2017 to its ranks on Saturday, May 6, 2017.
  • Image preview May 31, 2017
    The Southwestern University Alumni Association established a Statement of Diversity and Inclusion in an effort to reaffirm its commitment to the experience of all alumni.
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    Now Southwestern legacies can hear from the experts about how to find and select a college that’s just right for them!
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    Anna Eby ’05 shares her perspective on the rise of our college town.
  • Image preview April 30, 2017
    Our community recognizes that alumni share their Southwestern Experience with their families. For that, through Southwestern’s Legacy Link Program, the University will mail birthday presents for legacies at several milestone years.
  • Image preview March 31, 2017
    View photos from this year’s celebration, held April 7-8
  • Image preview November 30, 2016
    Jennifer Gingrich Christianson ’99, a German/music graduate and current high school German teacher, was one of eight educators to receive the Goethe‐Institut/AATG Certificate of Merit at the recent annual convention of the American Association of Teachers of German (AATG).
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    Members of the Alumni Council shared their reflections with students on the current campus conversation regarding the presidential election. This message was emailed to students on Wednesday, Nov. 16, 2016.
  • Image preview July 31, 2016
    Recently, Phuong-Hieu Nguyen ’14, Associate at PwC in New York, NY, celebrated the value of the Southwestern University network during an encounter with fellow accounting alumnus Marlin Brown ’89 in Bangkok, Thailand.
  • Image preview November 30, 2016
    Alumni, students, parents and friends showed their Pirate pride at the 2016 Homecoming Parade and Tailgate. View photos here.
  • Image preview July 31, 2016
    The University remembers William B. Jones, who served Southwestern from 1965-2000.
  • Image preview May 31, 2016
    Southwestern celebrated the accomplishments of over 300 new graduates on May 7, 2016.
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    Since the days of Claude Carr Cody and Laura Kuykendall, the Southwestern community has been built upon mentorships and friendships to create the network that we have today. 

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    The Association of Southwestern University Alumni is pleased to announce the launch of a new Alumni Directory, a benefit to all alumni members (anyone who has completed 24 credits or more at Southwestern University). This tool will enable you to connect with classmates and friends, and to network with other members.

  • Image preview August 31, 2015
    Pre-registration for Homecoming and Reunion Weekend 2015 will be open through Thursday, Oct. 8 at midnight (CDT) for alumni, parents of current students, Southwestern faculty/staff (current or retired) and friends of the University.
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    View photos of all the fun, during Homecoming 2015!
  • Image preview July 31, 2015
    Natalia Rodriguez ’15 received the National Center for Women & Information Technology (NCWIT) Collegiate Award.
  • Image preview January 31, 2015
    Texas’ first institution of higher learning has been engaging minds and transforming lives since 1840. Throughout 2015, SU will celebrate its storied history and boundless future.
  • Image preview August 31, 2015
    University highlighted for value, sustainability and career services
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    Ebony Rose ’02 was the speaker and Kerri Brinkoeter ’95 was honored at the 17th annual Student Leadership Banquet held on April 9.