Presidential Message of Solidarity and Action
President Chesney has a message for the Clarke University community regarding racial injustice and our university community’s immediate and long-range actions that are underway. Your comments are welcomed at   or at  Thom’s Twitter   direct message.
2020 Distinguished Alumni Award Winners
The Alumni Board voted for the Distinguished Alumni Award recipients at their meeting on Saturday, April 25, and the following individuals were selected:

Presented for exceptional service to humanity through civic, faith-based or educational endeavors.

Presented for outstanding professional achievement and success.

Awarded to alumna/us 35 years of age and younger who has made an impact in their career, community or contributions to Clarke.
Clarke Alumni Association Board

New Alumni Board Members
Anthony Breitbach 07
Anne (Schickert) Brown ’96 
Jennifer Moser ’96 
Andrew Schroeder ’02, ’10M
Bailey Theisen ’20 (Bailey was previously the student representative from 2018-2020, now she is a full board member)

New Board Officers
Peggy (Opper) Gulick ’90- Alumni Board President (2020-2023)
Justin Wenzelman ’02, ’04M- Alumni Board Vice President (2020-2023)
Matthew Boleyn ’08- Alumni Board Recording Secretary (2020-2023)

New student representative: Macy Boughn ’22 (2020-21)
Thank You for Celebrating Clarke Day!
The CareerPLUS program, designed to meet the professional development needs of both individuals and employers, offers non-credit-bearing micro courses and digital badges which focus on 21st century workforce skills.
Reflections from Clarke Alumni to the Class of 2020
Throughout its history, the Clarke University community has been defined by its spirit of perseverance. Read More

Faculty and Staff Recognition
Each year, Clarke faculty and staff members achieve great things and contribute significantly to Clarke, their profession and their community. 
For University updates related to COVID-19, please  visit our webpage .
Check our social media sites for up to date information about future events.

Tuesday, July 7
10 a.m. CST

Prospective Student
Virtual Visit Day
Saturday, July 18
10 a.m.–Noon CST

Robert and Ruth Kehl Center
Dubuque, IA
Saturday, October 3
10 a.m.
“I love to interact with students and see them succeed. Watching students learn how to use new strategies and realize the potential they are capable of is one of the most satisfying and motivating parts of my jobs—especially seeing a student go from probation to dean’s list in one semester.” Read More
One Clarke, One Community
A Little Boy Full of Bravery, Strength, and Sweetness Finds his Forever Home with a Clarke Alumni Couple
Learn about the journey of two Clarke graduates, Amy Schroeder-Whipp ’00 and Jake Whipp ’02, to adopt their foster child. Read More
Commencement Week on Social Media
Lost Alumni
If you or another Clarkie you know have recently moved or switched phone numbers or email addresses please let the Alumni Relations office know by emailing or calling 563-588-6405.

Or, if you have exciting news to share you can fill out the form located here .