Support from our alumni, parents and friends is gratefully acknowledged.
There are approximately 200 members of our Alumni Council, making it the most statistically representative body in NESCAC. The council meets on campus twice a year during Fallcoming and Reunion Weekend.
To support the key needs of the College and its alumni by mobilizing the talent, expertise, time and financial resources of all alumni. To do this, the Council will:
- Lead all alumni volunteer groups in meeting the needs of the College and its alumni;
- Provide the link between all alumni and all constituencies of the College;
- Identify, recruit, and inspire alumni and prospective alumni to work in support of the College and each other, and provide recognition for those who do; and
- Foster a spirit of loyalty and fellowship among alumni.
Executive Committee provides overall leadership to the Council and its committees and in the conduct of all Council business. The chair and vice chair of each standing committee (see below) are members of the Executive Committee.
Equity & Inclusion
The Equity & Inclusion Committee was formed in 2018, and its members are the chairs and vice chairs of MARC (multicultural alumni relations), Women's Leadership, and Spectrum (LGBTQ+). E&I's mission is to inform the strategic planning of the Council by promoting cross-cultural awareness and increased understanding of all alumni and foster beneficial relationship across the Hamilton community.
Regional Affairs Committee
The Regional Affairs Committee comprises the presidents of the major regional Alumni Associations and an ambassador representing the small regionals alumni groups. Its mission is to engender lifelong affiliation with the College by providing alumni connection in the regions.
Class Leadership Committee
Class presidents make up the membership of the Class Leadership Committee. Class presidents are charged with encouraging “total engagement” with the College from their classmates across four key areas: Connect, Attend, Volunteer, and Give. The presidents are the chief communicators for the class and oversee Reunion planning for the classes' quinquennial (five-year) Reunion cycle.
The Nominations Committee recommends annually nominees for Alumni Trustee and selects individuals to be recognized for their service to Hamilton.