Department Updates – February 2016

Department of Athletics

Allocation of premium seating for the new stadium has started and will continue throughout 2016. The best seats are going fast, get yours before it's too late!  Click here to learn more.
The Ram Roundup on Feb. 9 was a big success, raising $6,725 for student-athlete scholarships! The event was emceed by Susie Wargin, and Director of Athletics Joe Parker and Head Football Coach Mike Bobo addressed the crowd of 180 attendees. 
The department's quarterly Ram Club e-newsletter was sent Feb. 1 to all athletics donors. Check out the student-athlete and donor spotlights!
The Ram Good Time Auction is coming up March 5 - our biggest fundraising event of the year for student-athlete scholarships! Click here to learn more.

Alumni Association 

The new alumni association website is live! Many thanks to everyone who made this happen – alumni staff, UA communications staff, and a special shout out to Dawood Suleman who created two websites (ours and Giving) at the same time with extremely tough deadlines.

University Advancement Development 

The Gift Planning team has processed survey responses from its November mailing. Approximately 16,000 surveys were sent to Frontier Legacy Society members and donors between the ages of 50-70 who have made a gift within the last five years. We have received 290 responses - of that, there were 29 requests for more information. We are now in the process of uploading and attaching surveys to the contact report in Advance, with a target date for completion of March 31.