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The SBANA Connect- March 2017
Inside: Atlanta Networking Event, 2017 Nomination & Elections, Alumni Spotlight: Kevin Brown, Live your dreams!......        
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SBANA NEWS


SOCIALIZE WITH US! 
We're hosting our first event in Atlanta on Thursday, March 16th at The Pig and The Pearl! Stop by and reconnect with fellow alumni, network, and meet the founding members of SBANA. We would love to hear your ideas about how we can build an organization to support you. Light appetizers will be served and cocktails are $5 all evening.
Details: Thursday, March 16, 2017 | 5:30-7:00 p.m. at The Pig and The Pearl 
RSVP Here
 
2017 NOMINATIONS & ELECTIONS
The 2017 Board of Directors elections are coming up in a few weeks. A special edition of The SBANA Connect will be sent to all members who join by Sunday, March 12, 2017 at 11:59 p.m. EST.  The newsletter will include details on the nomination process and election timeline. Members are eligible to nominate themselves and other B-School alumni for any Board seat. If you have any questions please send us an email. 
 
GENERAL MEETING
We will be announcing the date for our first general meeting very soon. This will be an opportunity for the SBANA Board to hear from members and to share our progress and plans for the coming months.  Please be sure to follow us on social media and add us to your contacts so you're in the loop. 

UNDERGRADUATE STUDENT RECRUITMENT 
We are partnering with the Office of Recruitment & Admission to support them in enrolling the best and brightest students from around the world. We sent 250 congratulation letters last month, to students accepted into CAU's School of Business across the nation!  

B-SCHOOL NEWS


PRACTICE- STUDENT MOCK INTERVIEWING SERIES
Last month members of SBANA participated in the mock interviewing series that prepares and develops freshman business students. 
 

 

ALUMNI SPOTLIGHT

CREATE YOUR LIFE AND LIVE YOUR DREAMS!
Kevin Y. Brown, CAU '07, is an award-winning entrepreneur and international speaker. He is the founder of Legacy Thinking Labs and DEBT- FREE College Academy, which was inspired by his book “10 Ways Anyone Can Graduate From College DEBT-FREE”.

Kevin believes that CAU changed the course of his life. After 4 years of studying in the Fashion Department, he picked up a second major in the School of Business. What he learned there has made him the successful entrepreneur he is today.

Find out what else Kevin has been up to on our website, SBANA.org/spotlight and follow him on Instagram,
@KevinYBrown, as he travels the world living out his dreams and inspiring others to create the life of their dreams!

 

ALUMNI & CAMPUS NEWS


New TLC show GHOST BROTHERS features TV's first African American ghost hunters, B-School alumni, Dalen Spratt and Juwan Mass
Read more

 
Four CAU alumni are candidates for City Council in new city of South Fulton. Read more

Three CAU students were among 224 student from 58 institutions of higher education around the world named University Innovation Fellow. Read more

 
UPCOMING EVENTS
March 16, 2017
Socialize with SBANA in Atlanta!
Location: The Pig and The Pearl (Atlantic Station)
RSVP: SBANA.eventbrite.com


March 18, 2017, 6:00-10:30 pm
9th Annual Spirit of Greatness Gala
Location: Omni Atlanta Hotel at CNN Center 
Purchase tickets here | Hotel Reservations
Clark Atlanta University Alumni Association (CAUAA) and Clark Atlanta University will host its 9th annual gala recognizing alumni trailblazers and community leaders.This year one of the honorees will be Alumnus Kenya Barris (CAU '96), Creator of ABC's Black-Ish and Co-Creator of America's Next Top Model. Proceeds from the event go to the University's Scholarship Fund.
more info here


March 27-31, 2017
Research and Innovation Week
Location:
Thomas W. Cole Jr. Research Center for Science and Technology
The purpose of Research and Innovation Week is to showcase the importance of research and how it is used in all facets of life.  It is also a time to celebrate the diverse ideas and collaborations happening at CAU. 
more info here


May 19, 2017
Panther CAU'sin Royale Mixer and Fundraiser (CAUAA, Inc.)
Location:
Marriott Atlanta Airport
more info here
About Us
SBANA is a national organization that was chartered by the Clark Atlanta University Alumni Association Inc., on October 14, 2016. To learn more about  our mission, vision and values visit SBANA.org
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