Alumni & Friends

SAA Events and Programs

Join us for an opportunity to network, build friendships and have fun. Take advantage of unique opportunities through the Office of Alumni Relations and explore the world of John Carroll and it’s over 40,000 alumni! Students today, Blue Streaks forever!

Mentoring Network Tutorial
Monday – October 26th – Alumni Lounge – Rodman Hall – 3rd Floor – 6:30 – 7:30pm
Mentoring Network website walk through by the Office of Alumni Relations.
This is a great networking and advising tool for any student at John Carroll!
Pizza will be provided!
Register here.

Professional Etiquette Workshop
Tuesday – November 10th –Rodman Room A – Rodman Hall – 2nd Floor – 7 – 8:30pm
Professional development event with speaker Ellen Matthews ’10G to discuss LinkedIn, profile content, tips for building your network, and how to apply for jobs on LinkedIn.
“The Social Interview”. Discussion on scenarios where alcohol might be served during an interview or grad school networking reception and how to handle the situation.
Please come dressed in business casual attire. You will receive a free “head shot” for your LinkedIn profile.
Food will be provided!
Register here.

Backpack to Briefcase
Backpacks to Briefcases (BP2BC) is a programming series that offers JCU Seniors and Juniors the opportunity to create a more seamless transition from college to professional life.  This fun and interactive series will help you develop important life skills that you might not learn in the classroom. Visit for more details

Blue Streaks for Dinner
This program that invites students to meet a cross section of JCU alumni. These informal dinners will provide undergraduate students and alumni the opportunity to converse, network and build relationships while enjoying a meal.
Sign up today to participate!

Meet a Blue Streak
Students have the opportunity to meet alumni at their work place. The alums share their path to their current position and find out more about their daily adventures with their careers.

Reunion Weekend
Every year the Office of Alumni Relations organizes Reunion Weekend for alumni and their families. The alumni office hires energetic, hardworking, dedicated students to work. It is a great opportunity to network with alumni, earn some spending money and enjoy Carroll’s traditions. Applications for 2015 will be available in the Spring semester. Click Here for more information