AWARDS

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Nominate an Accomplished Berean The Berea College Alumni Association recognizes the achievements of alumni of Berea College through the awards program. Alumni are considered for both their accomplishments in their professional life as well as service to their alma mater for the following awards: Distinguished Alumnus Award  This award is given to alumni who have (1) achieved distinction in their … Read More

COUNCILS

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Interested in Getting Involved? Apply to Join One of Our Councils  Alumni Executive Council (AEC) Berea had its first Alumni Association President in 1910.  In 1924, a handful of alumni formed the first Alumni Office.  Since then, the Association has grown into an organization of over 17,000 former students governed by the Alumni Executive Council, which serves in an advisory … Read More

Berea Patrons

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BEREA PATRONS Berea Patrons was started last year to spread awareness of the importance of giving through the student body back to Berea College. Not only do Patrons learn the importance of giving, but the need for stewardship back to donors who graciously gave in order for them to attend Berea College. Students must give at least $5.00 per year (July … Read More

Passages

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Faculty and Staff Orville F. Boes, Hon ’93, of Berea, Kentucky, passed away December 6, 2014. He taught at Berea College for nearly 40 years, first teaching at the Foundation School before joining the college faculty in 1959. A native of Louisville, Orville was a graduate of Georgetown College and the University of Kentucky. In 1971, he was one of … Read More

Berea College Summer Reunion 2015

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Schedule of Events Friday, June 12 8:00am-4:30pm Registration Front Desk, Alumni Building Moved to Picnic area at 4:30pm   3:00pm-4:30pm John G. Fee Glade Celebration and Great Commitments Society Reception A celebration and reception to honor those who contributed to the John G. Fee Glade and to recognize Great Commitments Society members and loved ones of those individuals recently added to the … Read More

Class Notes

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The Berea College Alumni Association enjoys hearing from Bereans from all over the U.S. and the world. The “Class Notes” section of Berea College Magazine (BCM) reports  verifiable news that has been sent by alumni. BCM reports the news you wish to share. “Class Notes” reports careers, weddings, retirements, births, and other items of importance to our alumni. Please include your … Read More

Alumni Connections

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MountainDay 2014

Berea Patrons – Philanthropy Starts Early   Want to Give Back? Apply to Join an Alumni Council   Nominate an Accomplished Berean  

Professor Michelle Tooley Finalist for Ehrlich Award

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Michelle Tooley, Ph.D., the Eli Lilly Professor of Religion at Berea College, has been selected as a finalist for the 2014 Thomas Ehrlich Civically Engaged Faculty Award. This national award recognizes exemplary leadership in advancing students’ civic learning, supporting community engagement, and contributing to the public good. Tooley was one of just three finalists nationally and the only faculty member … Read More

Gyude Moore, ’06, Named Liberian Minister

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Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has appointed a Berea College graduate, William Gyude Moore, as one of her cabinet-level ministers. Moore will head his country’s Public Works Ministry which operates infrastructure programs with the largest allotment in the Liberian national budget. Moore, a native of Maryland County, in the southeastern-most cape of Liberia, came to Berea College in 2002 to … Read More

Berea Named A 2015 Best Value College By Kiplinger’s Personal Finance

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Berea College has been named to Kiplinger’s Personal Finance’s list of 100 best values in private colleges for 2015. The ranking cites four-year schools that represent Kiplinger’s definition of value: a combination of academic quality and affordability. Since 2010, Berea College has appeared on Kiplinger’s list multiple times, a testament to the consistent value it provides. Lyle Roelofs, Berea’s president … Read More