Interested in getting together with New College alums in your area?

NCAA welcomes and encourages alum support in organizing and hosting regional Chapter Events. Alums have historically been very involved in Chapter Events and have offered a range of support, allowing for successful and creative events across the country.

Alum support has included:
• Brainstorming event themes and/or locations
• Hosting an event at his/her home or office
• Underwriting catering or location rental fees
• Making personal phone calls and emails to encourage alum participation
• Drafting invitational emails to regional alums
• Documenting events with photographs and short updates to be included in Nimbus

Some successful previous Chapter Events include:

• Hayride & potluck at an alum’s home
• Networking reception hosted at alum business
• Community service project
• BBQ & pool party hosted at alum’s home
• Boat cruise
• Professional baseball game
• Happy hour!
• Wine tastings or chocolate tastings
• Bowling & pizza party

NCAA Chapter Goals:

• To allow New College alumnae/i of all ages to get together socially and stay connected with both New College and fellow alumnae/i
• To foster dialogue about the current state of New College of Florida
• To share pride in New College of Florida
• To inform New College of Florida of the accomplishments and service of New College graduates, current students and faculty
• To facilitate networking among alumnae/i
• To welcome to the New College family alumnae/i moving into the chapter area
• To influence prospective students to select New College of Florida for their undergraduate education
• To enhance career opportunities for students and alumnae/i
• To provide a mechanism for involvement and leadership development and continuity within the national New College family
• To encourage participation and support of New College through mentoring, providing internships, becoming and Alumnae/i Fellow along with other service initiatives
• To encourage financial support of New College of Florida

New College Alumnae/i Association
The Keating Center
5800 Bay Shore Road
Sarasota, FL 34243

Phone: (941) 487-4900