Read the new Alumni Review
The Spring 2011 Alumni Review is online and in the mail. In the future, would you like to receive the magazine online rather than in print? If so, e-mail your name and mailing address to email@example.com.
Join Los Angeles Kings at Staples Center
UND alumni and friends are invited to gather at the Staples Center on Mar. 5 at 1:05 p.m. as the Los Angeles Kings take on the Vancouver Canucks. A Kings player or representative may join us for a post game event. Contact Jim Hollarn at 619.275.2997 or firstname.lastname@example.org by Mar. 1 for seating and ticket availability. Level 300 seats are $35 and upgraded Level 200 seats are available for $60. This group ticket price offer is not valid at the Staples Center Box Office or Ticketmaster.
Ignite the Spirit at Upcoming Events
UND is coming to the East Coast. Make plans to join alumni and friends!
Washington, D.C.: 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Mar. 15 at the Dirksen Senate Office Building.
Marco Island, Fla.: 10 a.m. Mar. at the Hilton Marco Island Beach Resort. at 10 a.m. Register on-line or RSVP with Pam via email or by calling 800.543.8764.
UND Aerospace Hosting Gatherings
*Denver Alumni Reception from 7 to 9 p.m. Mar. 25 at the Embassy Suites-Denver Southeast in Denver.
*Flying Team Reunion from 7 to 10 p.m. April 2 at the Palm 2 Embassy Suites-Airport in Bloomington, Minn.
RSVP to Chris Naas or 701.777.3715.
College of Business & Public Administration to Host Minneapolis-area Social
Join alumni and friends for a social from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. April 6 at the Summit Brewery in St. Paul for hors d’oeuvres and Summit beer. RSVP to Laura or 701.777.6937 by Mar 25.
Loeppke Assumes Washington, D.C. Chapter Coordinator Role
Alumni living in the Washington, D.C. area may connect with Jayson Loeppke, ’10, for upcoming events and activities. Other activities may be found online Jayson may be contacted at 320.220.2409 or email@example.com.
Keeler, Steinman Seek Venues in the Dallas/Fort Worth Area
Have you attended UND pre-game events in the Dallas/Fort Worth area and watched UND hockey or football? The new Chapter Coordinators Bob Keeler, '96, and John Steinman, ’91, are seeking venues that will show UND events. Contact Bob (469.964.3337) or John (469.656.0657) if you have information. Chapter activities are also available online.
Cruise Programs Extend Deadlines
Special price reductions for the Greek Isles Odyssey (Sept. 18-Oct. 1, 2011) and the Mediterranean Reflections (Oct. 10-21, 2011) cruises have been extended to Mar. 1. To book your cruise or view other cruise options, visit www.undalumni.org/alumnitours or call 800-842-9023.
Endowment Honoring Dr. Robert Boyd Announced
A scholarship has been established in honor of Dr. Robert Boyd’s 32 years of service to UND. All gifts made to the Dr. Robert Boyd Emerging Leader Scholarship Endowment may qualify for a matching gift through a challenge grant earlier established by the B. John Barry Family Foundation. Click here to contribute to the endowment.
Endowment Created to Support Norwegian Bygdebok Collection
The Chester Fritz Library has named its collection of Norwegian bygdeboker in honor of Dr. Arne G. Brekke’s role in establishing and his 30 years of contributions to its growth. A web site uses maps of Norway to link locations to related bygdebok volumes held in the collection. Click here to contribute to the endowment.
UND’s Student Managed Investment Fund (SMIF) to Present Semi-Annual Report
SMIF, part of the College of Business and Public Administration, will present its semi-annual report from 4 to 6 p.m. Mar. 3 at the Ina Mae Rude Entrepreneur Center. The student-managed investment portfolio started with $100,000 in funding with gifts through the UND Foundation from Jim and Nancy Seifert, Robert Foley, A. Kirk Lanterman, and the Stenjem Family. On Feb. 11, SMIF broke the $1.1 million mark!
UND’s Nonprofit Leadership Student Association (NLSA) Hosts Annual Formal Wear Sale
NLSA is hosting its third annual prom dress sale from 4 to 8 p.m. Feb. 25 and 10 to 6 p.m. Feb. 26 at the Hughes Fine Arts Center. For more information, contact Heather Helgeson at 701.777.3741 or Katie Jo Flint or 701.388.6080.
Alumni Invited to Use UND Wellness Center for Free
The UND Wellness Center is offering alumni a “Try Before You Buy” trial period Mar. 14-18 to showcase what the Wellness Center has to offer. For more information, contact Carrie Herrig, Assistant Director of Membership at 701.777.4864.
February’s Nursing & Nutrition News Bites newsletter is now available.
Sioux Per Gala Auction Catalog Features Unique Gifts
Auction items for the 2011 Sioux Per Gala are arriving daily. View the selection and begin making your list. To be sure you have a seat, get you tickets today.
Remember to vote EVERY day for senior finalist Chay Genoway at Seniorclassawards.com for one of the most distinguished awards a Division I athlete can receive. Fan voting counts for one-third of total votes. Vote NOW and every day until Mar. 20th.
Hobey Baker fan voting is also open. Two of our athletes are up for the award: Chay Genoway and Matt Frattin. Fans can vote once per day at hobeybakeraward.com.
WCHA First Round Playoff tickets are at home again! Games are set for Mar. 11-12, and 13 if necessary. Get your tickets now, stop by the UND box office at the Ralph Engelstad Arena, or call 800.745.3000
For the first time in women’s hockey history, the first round of the WCHA playoffs are at home. Games will be held at the Purpur Arena Feb. 25-26, and 27 if necessary. Get your tickets now, stop by the UND box office at the Ralph Engelstad Arena, or call 800.745.3000.
Upcoming Men’s and Women’s Basketball Doubleheaders:
Feb. 26 vs. NJIT- Click here for Tickets
Feb. 28 vs. Chicago State- Click here for Tickets