ACU alumni web site goes online
For Immediate Release
September 17, 1999
Abilene Christian University alumni have the ability to
connect with fellow alumni through the internet. The ACU
alumni web site, www.acu.edu/alumni,
is designed to strengthen the connection of alumni with
their alma mater, according to Mark Meador, director of
The web site includes the Homecoming 1999 schedule, an
alumni email directory, a guestbook for alumni to leave
messages for fellow alumni, the electronic version of ACU
Today, the award-winning alumni magazine, as well as many
Meador believes the site will focus on alumni needs and
"We want to provide new services, better communication
and more opportunities for involvement," Meador said. "We
hope this new site focused on alumni needs and concerns will
strengthen our connection with our friends across the
country and around the world."
ACU now has more than 80,000 alumni living in all 50
states and 89 countries.
Some of the major features of the alumni site
- Alumni Spotlight: A monthly feature focusing
on the accomplishments and work of people who continue to
represent ACU's spirit long after leaving the
- Alumnotes: A monthly email-based newsletter
produced by the Alumni Association designed to help keep
alumni in touch with current ACU events and alumni
- Alumni Involvement: A section regarding ways
to support the ACU mission, from donations to referrals
for future students.
- ACU On The Road: Not all alumni events take
place on campus! "On The Road" will help keep you
informned of upcoming events near you.
- Alumni Calendar of Events: A quick look at
upcoming alumni-oriented events.
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