2014 National Conference Registration is Now Available

SAVANNAH, Ga. — Registration is now open for the 2014 Savannah State University National Alumni Association National Conference (May Meeting). The National Conference is the annual gathering for all alumni to come together to decide the business direction of the alumni association. The opening session for the 2014 National Conference will convene at 10 am on Friday, May 2, 2014 at the University Village on the campus of Savannah State University. Immediately following the opening session our alumni will be given an update on SSU. The business and closing sessions this year will be on Saturday, May 3.

For additional Information or to register online visit www.ssunaa.com/events/national-conference/

SSU’s Wesleyan Gospel Choir set to perform in Washington, DC

WASHINGTON − The Savannah State University Wesleyan Gospel Choir will perform on Tuesday, March 18, at 7 pm at the Fisherman of Men Church (3641 Georgia Ave NW, Washington, DC) as a part of the 2014 Annual Spring Concert Tour. The SSUNAA District of Columbia Chapter annually hosts the choir during the Washington DC portion of the tour.

The purpose of the Savannah State University National Alumni Association is to promote the welfare of Savannah State University and to assist in advancing the mission and goals of the university’s administration.

For information on becoming a member of the District of Columbia Chapter, call Mr. Clifford Wilborn at (703) 489-5932.

SSUNAA set to charter the Raleigh-Durham Chapter on March 2

DURHAM, N.C. – The Savannah State University National Alumni Association will host a chartering ceremony for the Raliegh-Durham Chapter on Sunday, March 2 at 4 p.m. The ceremony will be held at the St. Joseph AME Church, 2521 Fayetteville Rd, Durham, N.C. The guest speaker for the ceremony will be Mr. Phillip D. Adams, the Vice President of University Advancement at Savannah State University.

The new chapter will create an organized network for communications between and among the alumni, administration, faculty, staff and students of Savannah State University and the Research Triangle region of North Carolina and its communities. The Executive Committee of the Savannah State University National Alumni Association authorized the establishment of the chapter in January 2014.

The purpose of the Savannah State University National Alumni Association is to promote the welfare of Savannah State University and to assist in advancing the mission and goals of the university’s administration.

For information on becoming a member of the Raliegh-Durham Chapter, contact Mr. Lemile “Vince” Chandler at (919) 685-2897.

SSUNAA Hampton Roads Chapter donates dictionaries to local school

NORFOLK, Va. — On Jan. 8, the Savannah State University National Alumni Association Hampton Roads Chapter contributed dictionaries to a second grade class at Campostella Elementary School in Norfolk, Va.

Campostella Elementary is the Science, Technology, Pre-Engineering, and Mathematics (S.T.E.M.) for the Norfolk Public School System which works to increase early student value and awareness in S.T.E.M. areas while preparing them with 21st Century skills necessary to meet the future demands of a globally competitive workforce.

The Savannah State University National Alumni Association Hampton Roads Chapter was chartered by the Savannah State University National Alumni Association in October 2012 to provide a local organization for SSUNAA members in Southeastern Virginia and Northeastern North Carolina. The primary purpose is to promote the welfare of Savannah State University and to assist in advancing the mission and the goals of the university’s administration as we meaningfully engage and support Savannah State University and its alumni community.

Savannah State University National Alumni Association East Atlanta Suburban Chapter to Host Alumni Meet and Greet

easc-meetLAWRANCEVILLE, Ga. — The Savannah State University National Alumni Association East Atlanta Suburban Chapter will host an Alumni Meet and Greet on Saturday, November 9 at the Clark Community Park (111 Davis Rd., Stockbridge, Ga.) at Pavilion D beginning at 6 p.m. For more information or to RSVP, please email the chapter at SSUNAA_EASC@ssunaa.org.

The East Atlanta Suburban Chapter was officially chartered on August 24, 2013 to provide support for the Savannah State University community in Butts, Gwinnett, Henry, Jasper, Morgan, Newton, Rockdale, Spaulding and Walton counties in Georgia.

The purpose of the Savannah State University National Alumni Association is to promote the welfare of Savannah State University and to assist in advancing the mission and goals of the university’s administration.

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