Read the December e-news! Check out the latest news from campus in the December e-newsletter! Thank you to our alumni for an excellent year. We also have lots of upcoming events in 2015 - don't miss out!
Take the Wilkes Colonel with you wherever you go! Print out the Flat Colonel here and take him on all your adventures! Make sure to send the Office of Alumni Relations photos from your summer travels.
Eddie Elgonitis - Wilkes' "Mailroom Marvel" For nearly 40 years, Eddie Elgonitis has been a fixture on the Wilkes campus. You may remember him from his position behind the mailroom counter in the Henry Student Center or his regular seat behind the cheerleaders at basketball games the Marts Gym. Read more about Eddie, including what he calls "one of the greatest thrills" in his life - participating in the seventh annual Wilkes Relay for Life with President Pat Leahy last year - in "Mailroom Marvel", written by Bill Schneider MA '14... more
Alumni Board President Cynthia Charnetski ’97 Has Sights Set on Success Cynthia Charnetski ’97 has a long history with Wilkes. She grew up on campus. Her father, Carl Charnetski ’70, has been a professor of psychology here for decades. Now an optometrist at Northeastern Eye Institute and the new president of the Alumni Association board of directors, Cindy discusses her goals for the association, and her ideas on engaging alumni.
Dr. Mark Stair ’70 Shares Passion for Veterinary Practice With Wilkes Student Wilkes junior biology major Brianna Smith’s part-time position at the Trucksville Dog and Cat Hospital is more than a job. It’s an opportunity to be mentored by Dr. Mark Stair ’70 at his practice in Dallas, Pa., and to explore her passion for the veterinary field. Such opportunities with alumni are typical for Wilkes students during college.