Alumnus


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ALUMNUS, civil law. A child which one has nursed; a foster child. Dig. 40, 2, 14.

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Vice Chancellor Faaiz Amir expressed his very gratitude to the alumnus and said, 'It is an excellence opportunity for alumnus to reconnect with many old friends and bringing them back to campus for networking, communication and entertainment.'
The vice chancellor expressed his gratitude to the alumnus and said, 'It is an excellence opportunity for alumnus to reconnect with many old friends and bringing them back to campus for networking, communication and entertainment'.
If you are a serviceman, servicewoman or veteran, and an alumnus of Saint Viator or Sacred Heart of Mary, visit www.saintviator.com/alumni/veterans to submit a photo and your information to be displayed in the exhibit.
One alumnus cited monetary donations as a convenience because he just began his career.
"You have to narrow down your efforts to people most likely to give," he says, noting the CSU institutions could not afford to reach every known alumnus every year.
Kouadjo Hilaire, a professor at Felix Houphouet-Boigny University in Abidjan and a 2009-2010 Fulbright alumnus, said, "it was really great to bring so many who benefited from these programs together to start thinking of what they might do together."
The Aligarh Muslim University Alumni Association (AMUAA) in Jeddah recently held a reception to honor a visiting senior alumnus and former member of the Indian Parliament.
One recent success story was the direct result of a tweet Hannon read from one alumnus commenting on another Cornell grad's promotion.
"Without the entrepreneurship education I received [while at business school], I would very likely not have started my own company and therefore I would not have become financially independent and surely not have become a professor for entrepreneurship myself," commented one alumnus.
I will always be a champion of AUB and an active alumnus," said outgoing president Makkawi.
[This document presents a commentary on: "Anatomy of an Alumnus" by Jack Stripling" published in "Inside Higher Ed" August 2, 2010.
Most institutions have a broad, all-encompassing definition of an alumnus. Many two-year colleges consider anyone who has participated in degree or non-degree programs at the college an alumnus.