November 02, 2006

Alumni group hosts social gathering

by Laura K. Taylor

CARBONDALE, Ill. -- The Greater Phoenix Alumni Club is hosting a social for all Saluki alumni, students, families and friends at Greasewood Flat in Scottsdale, Ariz.

Greasewood Flat is the1882 original stagecoach stop between Fort McDowell and Phoenix. Saluki alumni and friends are invited to participate in a social beginning at 5:30 p.m. Nov. 10.

For more information on the event or to register, please contact the Greater Phoenix Alumni Club representative, Dave Barger, or at 480/213-1689.

Conducting more aggressive and effective outreach to SIUC alumni is among the goals of Southern at 150: Building Excellence Through Commitment, the blueprint the University is following as it approaches its 150th anniversary in 2019.