Alumni Relations

Basic Information

The Penn State Harrisburg Alumni Society is a chartered organization of the Penn State Alumni Association.

The mission of the Alumni Society is to support the University and College by promoting the College in the community.  And by fostering alumni, student, and faculty participation, interest and support in College activities and events.

The Penn State Harrisburg Alumni Society is led by a Board of Directors which includes 15 elected alumni members and 12 ex-officio members.

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Room: W110 (located in the Olmsted Building )


5:30 pm — 9:00 pm
Student Center, Capital Union Building (CUB)

The School of Business Administration will host a reunion program for all graduates of the school. The program will begin with a networking reception followed by a program featuring an update on the school and remarks from alumni and current students. The featured speaker Kat Cole, President of Focus Brands which includes Auntie Anne’s, Moe’s, Carvel and Cinnabon. Cole was featured on the TV show “Undercover Boss.” 

12:00 pm — 12:30 pm

Join us for our annual bathtub races during the Spring Luau. 3 pushers and a driver are needed.

Featuring Mr. Jim Dinegar, CEO of the Greater Washington Board of Trade
4:00 pm — 5:15 pm
SEC Theater, Student Enrichment Center

Drawing on an extensive background with the Greater Washington Board of Trade, Jim will speak about his experiences bringing together local and state governments, business organizations, centers of influence, educators and others to create a coalition that promotes regional economic development and issue advocacy.

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Thu, 01/12/2017

Penn State Harrisburg’s alumni society recently announced new officers and executive committee chairs and outlined their goals for the academic year.

Wed, 01/11/2017
Alumni Achievement Award winners

Alumni from each of Penn State Harrisburg’s five academic schools were recently honored for their outstanding professional achievements.

Wed, 01/11/2017
Alumni enjoy "We Are Weekend"

Penn State Harrisburg welcomed more than 1,000 people – alumni, families, and friends – to campus to celebrate the college’s 50th anniversary at “We Are Weekend: Alumni Open House,” October 14 through 16. The event was one of more than 50 events the college is hosting in recognition of our anniversary year. Music, food, reunions, games and activities filled the campus as alumni got the chance to reconnect with old friends, tour new and traditional spaces and see just how much the college has changed over 50 years!

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