If you haven’t yet registered to attend our inaugural Leadership Summit June 13–15, don’t wait. You won’t want to miss this exciting learning and networking opportunity! Meet Bradley alumni and faculty known for their local, regional, and national leadership. Take away new skills and resources for building a better workplace, balancing business and civic leadership, managing change, and much more.
President Glasser opens the Summit with a casual dinner and entertainment on the new Alumni Quad. Spend Friday enhancing your leadership skills, enjoying luncheon discussions with Bradley faculty or session speakers, and learning more about the many Bradley resources available to you in our Exhibit Hall. End the day at our gala dinner featuring U.S. Secretary of Transportation RAY LaHOOD ’71 HON ’11 as he shares lessons he learned from the Hilltop to Capitol Hill. Sessions continue on Saturday before closing with a special luncheon featuring a few surprises!
Visit bualum.org/leadershipsummit for details. Sign up by April 30 for the early-bird rate!
Lori Winters Fan
Executive Director, Alumni Relations
Peoria CIBAC wine tasting, 5–7:30 p.m., Hayden-Clark Alumni Center
Peoria Service on Saturday Red and White Breakfast, 8:30 a.m., Hayden-Clark Alumni Center, $10; service projects, 9:30 a.m.; Preregister to volunteer in the community with Bradley students.
Chicago BU Black Alumni Alliance awards reception, 7–11 p.m., Mr. Benny’s Steakhouse, 20857 S. Cicero Ave., Matteson
New York An Evening
with President Glasser, 6:30–8:30 p.m., 21 Club, Puncheon Room, 21 W. 52nd St., hors d’oeuvres and cocktails, $40
Kansas City Alumni networking happy hour,
5–8 p.m.,The Granfalloon on the Country Club Plaza, 608 Ward Parkway
Peoria Braves of the Last Decade (BOLD) Night at O’Brien Field, Peoria Chiefs vs. Kane County, 6:30 p.m., $9
Chicago Golf outing,
Royal Fox Country Club,
St. Charles, 11 a.m. lunch; 12:15 p.m. shotgun start
San Francisco Oakland A’s vs. Chicago Cubs, tailgate party, 4:30 p.m.; game, 7:05 p.m.; $30 for tailgate and game
Kansas City T-Bones baseball game, tailgate party, 5 p.m.; game,
7:05 p.m.; $10
St. Louis Alumni picnic and student send-off,
1–3 p.m., Stacy Park, Olivette
Homecoming and Class of 1963 50th Reunion
For program information, visit bualum.org or contact the Office of Alumni Relations at 309-677-2240 or 800-952-8258.
Eric Brinker ’98
President, Metro Leasing Co.; Global Ambassador, Susan G. Komen for the Cure
Calvin Butler ’91
Sr. VP Regulatory & External Affairs, Baltimore Gas & Electric
Orlando Ceaser ’73
President & CEO, Watchwell Communications
Marietta Davis ’81
District General Manager, Microsoft Corp.
Brett Ellis ’04
Territory Manager, Walz Label & Mailing Systems
Dina Lind Emser, MA ’81
Executive Leadership Coach, Dina Emser Professional Development
Nuria White Fernandez ’82
COO, New York Metropolitan Transportation Authority
Steve Gorman, MBA ’78
Executive Vice President & COO, Delta Air Lines
Ray LaHood ’71 HON ’11
U. S. Secretary of Transportation
Todd Popham, MBA ’04
Founder, Popham & Associates, LLC
Dr. Jennifer Robin
Asst. Professor of Business Management & Administration, Bradley University
George Ruebenson ’70
President (retired), Allstate Protection, Allstate Insurance Co.
Leslie Schultz ’07
Listing and Marketing Manager, Keller Williams Realty - The Kepple Team
Amy Turk ’97
Vice President, Wealth Adviser, Wells Fargo Bank
Dr. Larry Weinzimmer ’83 MBA ’85
Professor of Business Management & Administration, Bradley University