CEU Alumni and Career News

2017 Class Gift Rallies, Closes Strong

At the close of this academic year, members of the Class of 2017 came together to make their mark by aiding those who will follow in their footsteps.

More than 40 graduates raised almost $400 in support of future CEU students via the Graduating Class Gift 2017 campaign.

The two-week campaign enabled grads to make their first, symbolic donation in support of CEU’s future, both as a means of giving back and ‘paying it forward’ to next year’s class.

Welcome to the family: CEU alumni team welcomes new grads

June 29, 2017

Last week CEU added more than 700 new alumni to its global family. Your alumni team – with help from alumni like you – was there to welcome them.

As part of a busy graduation week, on Wednesday June 21 and Thursday June 22, the alumni team hosted its first-ever Alumni Info table, in Nador 15.

There, graduating students, many clad in commencement gowns, were given information on benefits and services awaiting them, and how to connect with the wider community after they leave campus this summer.

In His Own Words: Alumni Speaker Uchenna Emelonye

June 23, 2017

CEU alumnus Uchenna Emelonye (LEGS ’04) has had a distinguished career with the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights, where he currently serves as the Country Representative for Uganda. He’s also represented CEU well, earning the Alumni Impact Award last year and taking the dais as Alumni Speaker during this year’s graduation ceremony, on June 23.

“Kharkiv Terrace” Honors Alumnus’ Historic Contribution

It’s CEU history, set in brass and stone.

The Kharkiv Terrace, commemorating CEU’s greatest act of alumni philanthropy, was unveiled on Saturday, May 13 while some of the university’s most dedicated alumni supporters looked on. See photos. 

Alumni to Advise Students in Summer PDO Season

June 8, 2017

Truth: CEU graduates are, hands down, the university’s greatest asset in not only recruiting new students but helping them prepare for life at CEU.

That’s why, with Academic Year 2017-18 weeks away, CEU alumni chapters worldwide are again encouraged to host Pre-Departure Orientation sessions this summer for newly-accepted students. (See where and how you can get involved, below.)