SU Alumni Association Newsletter
February 2012
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Red Raiders Annual Red and White Spring Game
SAVE the DATE for the annual Spring Game held on April 14 at 1:00 PM in Seth Grove Stadium. Join SHIP for the Game Day Atmosphere! Alumni & friends of the football program are invited to a football social after the game. FREE, but please register by April 7th - e-mail
 or call 717-477-1758.
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Alpha Sigma Tau Reunion
Join your sisters for a night of fun at the 4th Annual SHIP ΑΣΤ Reunion. March 3 at the Great American Pub in Conshohocken.
Get more info!

Sigma Pi Reunion

For brothers of the 1960's & early '70's

Saturday, March 24 at the Susquehanna Club, New Cumberland Army Depot. Contact
Jeff Breighner '67-'74M at to RSVP or for more info.

Alpha Omicron Pi Alumni Reunion

The Annual Alumni Weekend for AOII will be held April 21. Click here for more info or e-mail 

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When on campus you'll usually notice new sights as construction adds new buildings to our campus, but this time, you'll notice something familiar - is no longer there.


On January 30, the Old Main Fountain, a campus landmark that remains a favorite of students and alumni, was removed for restoration. But don't worry, it'll be back in time for May graduation and for the Unveiling and Rededication set to happen during Alumni Weekend in June. Read more.

Old Main Fountain Unveiling & Rededication
We want your photos of you in front of the Old Main Fountain

Do you have a photo(s) of you and friends taken in front of the Old Main Fountain? If yes, please send them! We are looking for wedding photos, reunion photos, graduation photos & more taken of SHIP Alumni at the fountain. Photos may be used in a historical timeline display on campus, in a slideshow, or in a commemorative book. Electronic format prefered and e-mailed to You must own any photos you submit and by submitting the photos you give the university permission to use them in any medium for purposes of advertising, trade, display, academic or editorial use. 


Photos may be used in conjunction with the rededication of the fountain during Alumni Weekend on Saturday, June 2 at 4:00 PM.

Sorority Seeking Prom Dresses
Do you have Prom Dresses & Accesories? - Read On.
Tau Kappa, the women's athletic sorority, is seeking donations of gently used prom and formal dresses and accessories for Project Prom Dress which will be held March 25. For many teen girls going to the prom may be financially out of reach. Now, thanks to the Tau Kappa sorority and the 2nd annual Project Prom Dress, they will have that chance. Read on.
Alumni Career Newsletter
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The Alumni Career Newsletter is sent electronically 9 times per year to those alumni who have expressed an interest in receiving the newsletter. Highlights include an employer perspective, job postings, upcoming career fairs, and opportunities for SHIP alumni. E-mail to add your e-mail to the list.
Red Raider Football New Class of 2012
Red Raider Football Announces Initial Signings for the 2012 Recruiting Class
The Shippensburg University football program has announced its initial list of new recruits that have signed to play for the Red Raiders beginning in the 2012 season. A group of 12 players have signed national letters of intent (NLIs) or institutional letters expressing their desire to play football at Shippensburg under head coach Mark 'Mac' Maciejewski '92/'96M. Read on.
SU Fashion Archives

Titanic Fashions: High Style in the 1910s

The SU Fashion Archives and Museum and the Hanover Area Historical Society cordially invite you to attend the opening of their first joint exhibit on Sunday, March 11 from 1:00 - 5:00 PM


The exhibit is located in the historic Warehime-Myers mansion on 305 Baltimore Street in Hanover. Admission is $8 per adult. The exhibit runs through April 29 and operating hours are Wednesday 10-3:15, Saturday 12-3:15, Sunday 1-5 p.m.

Save the Date
Upcoming SU Alumni Association Events

February 25: SHIP Volunteer Day @ the Reading Food Bank

February 25: SHIP Night @ Brownies 23 East, Ardmore

March 13: Orlando Alumni Social w/SU Band 

March 24: Hillwood Estate Tour & Afternoon Tea, Washington DC
March 24: Beer & BBQ Walking Tour, Raleigh, NC
March 25: SHIP Social, Charlotte, NC

March 26: ACPA Alumni & SHIP Social, Louisville, KY

April 1: Hershey Bears Hockey Game & Dinner

April 7: 76ers Basketball vs Orlando, Philadelphia

April 14: SHIP Volunteer Day @ C2C, Conshohocken

April 22: SHIP Alumni & Friends Tea @ Camellia's Sin Tea Parlor, Carlisle

April 27: Senior Send-Off Party, Wibs, Shippensburg

April 27-28: Toftrees Resort Golf Weekend, State College

May 3: Shippensburg University Club Dinner & Auction, Shippensburg

May 19: Wine Tasting @ Doukenie Winery, Purcellville, VA 

May 31: 24th Annual Alumni Weekend Golf Outing

June 1-3: Alumni Weekend 2012

June 24: York Revolution Baseball Game and Picnic, York

July 14: Harrisburg Senators Baseball Game and Picnic

Oct. 5-6: Homecoming Weekend 2012

The University Relations Office is here to help you stay connected to each other and to the University. Visit us often to keep up to date with Ship news and events.


The SHIP Experience is more than 4 years, it lasts a lifetime. 




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