After 600 alumni voted on four different choices, a new logo for the Alumni Association has been chosen. The logo will be displayed at Homecoming on Saturday, October 9, 2010.The alumni association will have a booth at the homecoming festivities, giving away a limited supply of portfolios emblazoned with the new logo.
Originally begun in 1889, the Geneva College Alumni Association was formed for the purpose of advancing the interests of the college, to promote camaraderie among alumni and to strengthen the relationship between graduates and the college. In cooperation with the Geneva Alumni Council, the Board of Trustees of Geneva College recently approved the reconstitution of the Alumni Association with the intention of increasing participation by alumni. All graduates of Geneva College are granted membership in the Alumni Association and are considered voting members.
The Alumni Council includes:
Wendy (Schwedler ‘91) Allman, President
MSGT Jeff Barnes ADCP ’01 and MSOL ’07, Vice President
Chaplain G. Barry Davis Jr. ‘75
Trudi A. Dunlap ’99, Secretary/Historian
Dr. Anne (Ladrach ‘81) Harper
Theodore O. Kay ‘71
Carolyn (Metcalfe '62) Mollenkopf
Thomas C. Pyle ‘09
Charles C. (Jody MSOL ‘07) Raeford
Janet (Wherry) Wise ‘64
Rev. Bruce Backensto ’69 – Board of Trustees representative
Becky (Carson ’85) Phillips – Director of Constituent Relations
Gwen Ward ’12 – President, Geneva College Student Union
Geneva College is a comprehensive Christian college of the arts, sciences and professional studies. Founded in the tradition of the Reformed Christian faith, Geneva prepares students to serve Christ in all areas of society: work, family and the church. Geneva College’s philosophy of education is based on the Foundational Concepts of Christian Higher Education. Geneva is a founding member of the Council for Christian Colleges & Universities (CCCU).
Geneva students have the opportunity each summer to attend Au Sable Institute of Environmental Studies to develop practical methods of caring for the environment.