Collegian AIG Annual Meeting Set for Sept. 13

The Collegian Alumni Interest Group (AIG) Board of Directors will conduct its annual meeting via Zoom beginning at 1 p.m. Eastern Standard Time on Sept. 13. Any member of the AIG may attend, and anyone who worked for The Collegian, whether on the news side or the business side, is automatically a member of the AIG. Four new members will join the Board of Directors at that meeting. Voting to…

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Vote in 2020 Collegian AIG Board Election

Vote in 2020 Collegian AIG Board Election The 2020 Collegian Alumni Interest Group Board of Directors Election is now open, with four candidates nominated to fill four seats on the Board. All Collegian alumni are encouraged to vote in the election, which is now open through August 20. Vote Now!    Curt Harler Curt Harler holds a B.A. in Journalism (news/editing) and B.S. in Agriculture from Penn State plus his…

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Nominating Committee Advances Candidates for Board

Other Alumni Can Self-Nominate The  Nominating Committee has advanced the following applicants for the 2020 Collegian Alumni Interest Group Board of Directors election: Curt Harler – Class of 1972; Freelance Writer, Co-author of Collegian Chronicles. Kevin Naff – Class of 1992; Editor and Co-Owner of the Washington Blade. Karen Pallotta – Class of 1985; Retired EVP, Fannie Mae. Robyn Radomski – Class of 1975; Principal of RLR Advisory Group. Members…

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The Collegian AIG Needs You

Today’s Collegian students and Collegian alumni have a lot in common, as we all work to chart a course forward through turbulent times. The world of journalism and media-related businesses were going through dramatic change, even before the current “work from home” environment was forced upon us. The Collegian Alumni interest group affords an opportunity for alumni to connect and share — and to help students navigate their education and…

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Vote in 2019 Collegian AIG Board Election

Vote in 2019 Collegian AIG Board ElectionAdditional Measure on Ballot Asks Alumni to Ratify Revisions to Bylaws The 2019 Collegian Alumni Interest Group Board of Directors Election is now open, with four candidates nominated to fill four seats on the Board. The ballot also asks alumni to ratify revisions to the organization’s bylaws. Beneath the information for the four candidates is information about the Bylaw changes and a link to…

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Bylaws Revisions Approved by Board

The Daily Collegian Alumni Interest Group Board has approved revisions to the organization’s Bylaws to clarify roles and processes — especially around resignation of officers — and to clarify the ability of former Board members to serve on the Board at future dates. The bylaw revisions will be put to a vote of AIG members during our annual election, to be held from August 30th through September 10th. The ballot…

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Two Appointed to Fill Board Vacancies

Rosa Eberly and Rob Biertempfel have been appointed to fill Collegian AIG Board vacancies created by resignations.  Rosa Eberly serves a two-year term 2021, and Rob Biertempfel serves a one-year term expiring in 2020. Rosa Eberly Rosa Eberly, Associate Professor of Communication Arts and Sciences and English, is a free-range rhetorician who studies histories and theories of rhetoric; publics theory; public memory; and deliberation. Since 1996 she has studied and…

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Nominating Committee Advances 4 Candidates for the AIG Board Election

Still Time for Other Alumni to Get Names on Ballot The  Nominating Committee has advanced the following applicants for the 2019 Collegian Alumni Interest Group Board of Directors election: Stacie Coleman, Kerry Ford Tomkowitz, Jordan Hyman and Barbara White Stack. Members of the Collegian AIG who wish to appear on the ballot may collect 20 signatures from Collegian AIG members and email a scan of the petition to CollegianAIG@gmail.com by…

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Help Students, Connect with Alumni, Build the Collegian Legacy: Serve on the AIG Board

The Collegian was a big part of your life as a student at Penn State. Now you can be part of helping students, connecting with fellow alumni, and building the Collegian legacy by joining the Collegian AIG Board. We’re looking for energetic Collegian alumni interested in being nominated to serve on our Board of Directors. Each involves a three-year term, beginning in the fall of 2019. ELIGIBILITY: If you worked…

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Vote for Collegian AIG Board

Voting Open for the Collegian AIG Board

Voting is officially open for the Collegian AIG Board through September 13. You may vote for up to four candidates, each of whom serve three-year terms on the AIG Board. This year’s nominees are: Megan Hennigan David Jones Anthony Layser Casey McDermott [button link=”https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLScP-UQXmvFjcVweTxVT6eFk09QPm26Iw0aLDd3V9OcgeKG3RA/viewform?usp=sf_link” size=”large” style=”tick” bg_color=”1e407c” border=”#ffffff” window=”yes”]Vote[/button] Candidate Bios Megan Hennigan ’00 Megan Hennigan graduated from Penn State University in 2000 with a degree in Marketing & International…

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