March 2012 eDition

Help Find Our Next Chancellor

Help Find Our Next Chancellor

The application deadline for those interested in succeeding Chancellor Vaughn Vandegrift is February 29th. The search committee searching for his successor is also seeking nominations. Alumni provide us with your input! Please provide the committee with the name and current position of a person you believe worthy. Send your suggestions to If you'd like more information on the process, visit

Board Nominations Sought

Considering Grad School?

The SIUE Alumni Association is looking for a few good alumni! If you are interested in serving on the Board of Directors or know of someone who does, please click here to get more information on expectations and responsibilities or to download the nomination form. The SIUE Career Development Center and Kaplan Test Prep is offering a FREE PRACTICE TEST for the GRE, GMAT, LSAT, MCAT, DAT, OAT, or PCAT. Take the test on line Saturday, February 11th at 10:00am. Space is limited! To register for this free event, visit: Fill out the web form:

Career Network 2012

Get Your Financial House in Order

Bring your job needs and resume to the Career Network 2012 in the Morris University Center on the SIUE campus. The dates are Wednesday, February 29th and Thursday, March 1st. For an updated list of participating businesses visit

The SIUE Alumni Association in partnership with Nicol Investors Corporation, present "Setting Financial Priorities---Making Each Dollar Count." This is not a sales pitch! This informative workshop will be offered Saturday, March 10th and Saturday, March 24th. Visit for more information or to register.

Alumni Scholarships Available

The application deadline is February 25th for scholarships offered through the SIUE Alumni Association. For more information on the scholarship program, or to download an application form, visit