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March 2012
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Looking for Pictures of You in Front of the Old Main Fountain


Foundation Unvieling and Rededication set for Alumni Weekend.

Do you have a photo(s) of you and friends/family 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. You must own submitted photos.

ArtSHIP 2012

Shippensburg's Art & Wine Festival

Saturday, June 2 from
12 NOON - 5:00 PM
Bringing you art, food, music, microbrews & wine.

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

Phi Sigma Kappa & Phi Sigma Epsilon Golf Outing

The Hugs for Joey Golf Outing will be held on Sept. 22 at the Springwood Golf Course in York, PA. Come support fellow Phi Sig John Daniels '85 who lost his son Joey in 2010.

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Journey home for Alumni Weekend and celebrate at Shippensburg! On-line registration is now open for Alumni Weekend 2012.


The weekend is for all alumni. Some activities are limited in the number of participants that may be accommodated, including on-site lodging at Stone Ridge Commons, so register early. Get information on-line and make plans to return to campus!

Alumni Golf Tournaments Scheduled
Summer Golf Outings Set

Tee Off Alumni Weekend with the 24th Annual Alumni Golf Tournament. This years tournament will be held on Thursday, May 31 at the Carlisle Country Club. Proceeds benefit the SU Scholarship for Outstanding Students.


The 23rd Annual Lady Raiders Golf Tournament will be held on Monday, June 11 at the Chambersburg Country Club. Proceeds from the tournament are used by Lady Raider athletic teams to provide scholarship opportunities and financial support for young women to participate in and gain valuable experience thru athletics.

J.R. Martinez to speak on Campus April 3
Inspirational Speaker and Actor to Speak

Martinez will speak at Shippensburg on April 3. His presentation is at 7:30 p.m. in the H. Ric Luhrs Performing Arts Center. He will speak on "Facing Adversity Head-on with Optimism & Resilience." Reserved tickets are $20 and can be purchased by calling the Luhrs Center box office at 477-SHOW or online at Read more.


2012 Summer Camps at SU
On-line registration for summer camps
at SHIP is now open.
Shippensburg offers a variety of summer camps designed to improve athletic skills, provide academic enrichment, and to explore new and exciting activities. Camps in a variety of different sports and academic disciplines are available to boys and girls ages 6 - 18 years in both residential and commuter plans.
Red and White Spring Football Game
Red Raider Football Game & Social.
SAVE the DATE for the annual Spring Game on Saturday, 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.
Liberty Mutual Insurance Discount

Enjoy a special rate on your auto and home insurance.

Did you know that Alumni of Shippensburg are saving hundreds of dollars a year with Liberty Mutual? Get your free quote now.

**PA residents, for a free consultation call Anita Carlevale at 1-800-449-2209, Ext. 52953 or click here to email her. All others call 1-800-835-0894 or visit

Save the Date
Upcoming SU Alumni Association Events

March 24: Beer & BBQ Walking Tour, Raleigh, NC
March 25: SHIP Social, Charlotte, NC

March 26: ACPA & SHIP Social, Louisville, KY

April 1: Hershey Bears Hockey Game & Dinner - Event Closed

April 7: 76ers Basketball vs Orlando, Philadelphia - Event Closed

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 6: SHIP Social in Chambersburg
May 19: Wine Tasting @ Doukenie Winery, Purcellville, VA 

May 31: 24th Annual Alumni Weekend Golf Outing
June 1-3: Alumni Weekend 2012

June 11: 23rd Annual Lady Raider Golf Tournament

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. 




University Relations

Shippensburg University Alumni Association


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