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Alum gives boost to educational outreach
Alumni Relations office welcomes new assistant director

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2002 Alumni Association Executive Council Selection
2002 Alumni Association Selection Ballot - Printable

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College celebrates induction of 2001 Shankweiler Fellows

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Alumni College in Tuscany - Cortona
A heartfelt thank you...

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2001-2002 Executive Council Elected Members

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Mark your calendars!
Philadelphia Alumni Club appoints new chair,...
Fall events to remember...

Mark your calendars!

Many alumni events are currently being planned for 2002 and we'd like you to join us. As additional events are confirmed, an updated schedule will be posted on our Web site, and remember to check your mail for special invitations to events in your area. Right now, plans are in the works for gatherings in the following locations: Washington, D.C., Long Island, N.Y., Northern New Jersey and Pittsburgh, Pa. Please be sure to RVSP to the alumni office if you plan to attend an event.

March
Saturday, 16th
Bucks Co. Alumni Event - Behind the Scenes Tour at Fonthill
East Court Street & Route 313, Doylestown, Pa.
5 - 7 p.m. - Reception at Fonthill Terrace Pavilion
7 p.m. - Tour of Fonthill

Monday, 18th through Friday, 22nd
Alumni in the Classroom Week

Sunday, 24th
Metro N.Y./ N. N.J. Regional Event
N.J. Nets vs. Atlanta Hawks - Continental Arena - East Rutherford, N.J.
4:30 p.m. - Reception at Charlie Brown's Steak House, 335 Paterson Plant Road
6 p.m. - Game time

April
Wednesday, 10th
Hoboken, N.J. Young Alumni Event
City Bistro
14th Street, Hoboken, N.J.
7 p.m. - 10 p.m.

May
Friday, 3rd
Connecticut Regional Alumni Association -
Shakespeare's "Twelfth Night"
Long Wharf Theatre
222 Sargent Drive
New Haven, Conn.
6 p.m. - Reception
8 p.m. - Performance
Friday, 17th through Sunday, 19th
Reunion Weekend

June
Saturday, 1st
Alumni Fishing Trip
Belmar Marina, Belmar, N.J.
7 a.m. - Departure
Monday, 10th
Cardinal & Grey Golf Classic
Lehigh Country Club
Allentown, Pa.
(Details to follow)

Philadelphia Alumni Club appoints new chair,
seeks alumni support

Brian Fishbone '98 was recently appointed regional chair of the Muhlenberg College Philadelphia Alumni Club. Fishbone works in operations management in the Philadelphia area and lives in Ambler, Pa. He is also involved in the Philadelphia Company of Friends and teaches English as a second language to Hispanic families in North Philadelphia. BrianŐs enthusiasm and dedication will be a tremendous asset in helping Philadelphia alumni stay connected with the College.

The Philadelphia club is looking for alumni of all ages throughout the Philadelphia area to serve on a steering committee to increase enthusiasm and participation in the club in 2002. Positions such as director of events planning, e-mail communications director, newsletter director and several liaison positions are currently available.

If you are interested in getting involved with the Philadelphia Alumni Club, or would like more information, please contact Brian at bfish@aol.com or 215-283-4409, or contact the Alumni Office at bergalum@muhlenberg.edu or 1-800-464-2374.

Fall events to remember...

(Left to right): Harriet Worthington Mendham '63, Tom Mendham '63, Mary (Delp) Harwood '64 and Russell Harwood '62 reminisce and catch up with each other at the Chicago alumni event sponsored by Karl Peckmann '54. 100 Muhlenberg alumni, parents and friends gathered at the Lenox in Boston last fall.
 
Alumni enjoy the afternoon sampling fortune cookies, eating dim sum and learning about Chinese culture on the Walk and Wok Tour of Philadelphia's Chinatown. Evening College students and alumni gathered for their annual tailgate party
at the Moravian-Muhlenberg football game.

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