NAA to Host 35th Biennial Convention at ASU

Alumni from across the country are planning their pilgrimage back to the campus of Alabama State University on July 26-28, for the National Alumni Association’s (NAA) 35th Biennial Convention. The theme is “Building a Stronger Bridge”. 

 “The NAA Convention is another opportunity for the alumni and friends of Hornet Nation to gather together to revitalize and to focus on its mission: to promote and support the mission and goals of Alabama State University,” said Cromwell Handy, director of Alumni Relations.

 The convention will feature several events, including business sessions, an alumni reception / Gala, a Luncheon, Alumni Bowling outing, and more. 

Convention registration fees are $150 for non-delegate pre-registration, $200 for delegate pre-registration and $250 for on-site registration. Sponsorship opportunities also are available.

 A complete schedule is as follows:

Thursday, July 25

1:00-3:00 PM Executive Board Meeting

4:00-7:00 PM Registration

6:30-9:00 PM Hornet Alumni Outing – Bama Lanes Bowling

 Friday, July 26

7:00-9:00 AM Alumni Workout

8:00 AM-12:00 PM Registration

10:00 AM-12:00 PM Community Service ASU Food Pantry/Montgomery

Area Food Bank

1:30 PM Delegate Seating

2:00-5:00 PM 1st Business Session – Communication Tools

6:00 PM Hornet Gala – My Place Uptown

Saturday, July 27

7:00-9:00 AM Alumni Workout

10:00 AM-12:00 PM 2nd Business Session

12:30 PM NAA Luncheon

2:00-5:00 PM 3rd Business Session – Recruiting Tools

5:00 Election

7:00 PM Hornet Alumni Game Night – Hilton Garden Inn

 Sunday, July 28

8:00-9:45 AM Life Member Breakfast – Hall of Teachers

10:00-12:00 PM

4th Business Session – Fundraising Tools