Armstrong Alumni Association
Armstrong faculty and staff who are also alumni gathered for a group shot at Fall 2014 Convocation.
Upcoming Alumni Events
Advance your career, help Armstrong recruit great students, volunteer your time, or just have fun with your fellow alumni. Events with asterisks include volunteer opportunities. Call 912.344.2586 or email email@example.com to RSVP or to volunteer. PLEASE NOTE: Parking permits are required on campus; we can only secure one for you if you RSVP in advance.
Nursing Alumni Dinner
Thursday, October 23, 2014 | 6:30 p.m. | Marshall House 45 Bistro | Free by invitation only
Tuesday, October 28, 2014 | 7 p.m.-9 p.m. | Alumni Center, Burnett Hall
Join us for a fun evening of reconnecting with other alumni to discuss our North Carolina Alumni event. Up to nine volunteers are welcome to "compete" for prizes while dialing fellow Pirates to invite them to upcoming events and talk to them about Armstrong. Snacks provided
Contact firstname.lastname@example.org to sign up.
Leadership Lecture Series: Ken Blanchard
October 29, 2014 | 6 p.m. | Fine Arts Auditorium | Free with advance ticket
Armstrong will host a special lecture by Ken Blanchard, renowned author and leadership expert. He is one of the most influential leadership experts in the world and is respected for his groundbreaking work in the fields of management and business. Blanchard will discuss in his lecture how the world is in desperate need of a different leadership role model and will focus on the importance of taking care of employees, customers and other costituents through servant leadership.
"The Nightmare on Congress Street" Charity Bar Crawl
Friday, October 31, 2014 | 4 p.m. to 11 p.m. | The Rail Pub | $15
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Join Savannah's creepiest and scariest bar crawl along Savannah's eeriest strip. Costume Crawlers will quench their thirst on drink specials at each participating bar as they creep down chilling Congress Street. As opposed to a typical "bar crawl" where participants travel as one big group with designated time slots at each bar, this event allows participants to "crawl" at their own pace. This year Armstrong's Alumni Association will be sponsoring the costume contest! Consumption of alcoholic beverages is optional.
Gospel Choir 25th Reunion Concert
Saturday, November 1, 2014 | 6:30 p.m. | Armstrong Center Ballroom | Free
Raise your voice in celebration of 25 years of the Anointed Voices Gospel Choir at Armstrong.
North Carolina Alumni Event:
Armstrong Women's Basketball Exhibition vs. Duke University
Sunday, November 2, 2014 | 2 p.m. | Cameron Indoor Stadium | Durham, NC
Join us for a come-as-you-are FREE event to meet other Armstrong alumni, find out the latest tidbits from your alma mater, and cheer on our Lady Pirates as they take on the Duke Blue Devils! After the game, enjoy a post-game dinner on us! The menu includes fried chicken, BBQ, macaroni & cheese, sweet tea, and more. Also, get to meet the Armstrong women's basketball team after the game. There is no cost.
Deadline for RSVP's is Thursday, Oct. 30
Armstrong Basketball Exhibition vs. Savannah State
Thursday, November 6, 2014 | Women's 6 p.m.| Men's 8:15 p.m.| Tiger Arena, Savannah State University
Faculty Lecture Series: Felicity Turner
Friday, November 7, 2014 | Noon | Ogeechee Theater, Student Union
“Race, Gender, & Infant Murder in the Nineteenth Century US.” Armstrong State University will host a special lecture by Armstrong assistant professor of history Felicity Turner. Presented by Armstrong’s Department of History, the lecture will focus on the problematic links generated by antislavery activists before the Civil War between slavery and infant murder. Turner has a Ph.D. in history from Duke University and is especially interested in nineteenth-century history and sexuality. This event is free and open to the public.
Rock n' Roll Marathon
Thursday November 6 through Sunday November 9, 2014
For more information visit the Rock n' Roll Marathon official website.
Health & Fitness Expo
Thursday, November 6, 2014 | 1 p.m. - 7 p.m. | Savannah International Trade & Convention Center | Free
Friday, November 7, 2014 | 10 a.m. - 7 p.m.
"For two days, over 60 exhibitors will offer free samples, showcase the latest in running gear, sports apparel, health & nutritional information and much more. Pick up some last-minute race essentials before race day and be sure to visit the Brooks Official Merchandise Store. All runners must visit the expo to pick up their race number, gear bag and t-shirt"
Rock ‘n’ Roll Savannah Marathon, 1/2 Marathon & Relay
Saturday, November 8, 2014 | 7 a.m. | Cost varies
Rock n' Roll Savannah 5k and 1 Mile
Sunday, November 9, 2014 | Time TBA | Cost Varies
KiDS ROCK Savannah
Sunday, November 9, 2014 | 2 p.m. | Daffin Park | Cost Varies
Moveable Feast Lecture Series: X Marks The Spot
Thursday, November 13, 2014 | 6 p.m. | The Ships of the Sea Museum
Join Dr. Jane Rago from the Department of Languages, Literature, and Philosophy as she discusses treasure maps and the national identity far, far away. She will analyze late-imperial adventure tales, arguing that these narratives served as sites of cultural domination that inscribed national identity in ways that parallel current discourses of globalization.
Fall Board Meeting
Friday, November 14, 2014 | 6 p.m. | Armstrong Center Ballroom A
Hinesville Veterans Salute
Saturday, November 15, 2014 | Morning through early evening | Meet at Liberty Center, Hinesville, GA | Free
Civil War Lunch and Lecture
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 | 12:45 p.m. | Armstrong Center | *Available only to Alumni that reside at the Landings
Join The Landings New Neighbors Military History Group for an exciting lecture about Savannah during the Civil War delivered by Armstrong Professor of History Chris Hendricks. Enjoy a box lunch while we explore our city's past. Then, you are welcome to explore campus on a guided tour.
Alumni Board/President’s Guild Holiday Reception
Thursday, December 11, 2014 | 5:30 p.m. | LocationTBA | Free
December 13, 2014 | Morning and afternoon | Alumni Arena | Free