Summary of Chair Responsibilities: The Chair for the Affinity/Outreach Committee of the Engineering Alumni Association Board of Directors serves as a member of the Board’s Executive Committee. Primary responsibilities of the Chair are the planning for and the implementation of the Board’s Outreach/Affinity activities.
Summary of Committee Responsibilities: The Affinity/Outreach Committee of the Engineering Alumni Association Board of Directors serves as a catalyst to promote volunteerism among the Engineering Alumni body, to involve more Alumni around the country to participate in Alumni and Volunteer events and opportunities, and to increase visibility of the Engineering Alumni Association among engineering alumni and students.
Specific Duties and Responsibilities:
To establish annual goals for committee to guide activities and ensure that they are consistent with the mission of the BEAA
To provide feedback to the College of Engineering’s Volunteer Manager and to the Office of Alumni Relations on current vehicles for developing affinity of Engineering Alumni with the college of Engineering and Bucknell as a whole and offering suggestions, ideas and assistance for improvement of those programs
To help improve and strengthen the national network of Bucknell engineering alumni
To increase the number of alumni events targeted at Engineering Alumni
To increase involvement in alumni events by reaching out to contacts in the area to attend university sponsored events
To propose student and alumni events to the Board
Performs such other duties and functions assigned by the President, Executive Committee or the full Board