Commemorative Bricks Now Available

You can now order Commemorative Bricks that will be incorporated into the Garden on the Hill project at Alumni House.

As they had lost many classmates over the years, members of the Class of 1964 came up with the idea of establishing a ‘Garden on the Hill” in cooperation with IAFSA. The Committee envisions . . . → Read More: Commemorative Bricks Now Available

Celebrating our Scholarship Recipients

On Sunday, September 17th, the IAFSA Executive Board and the Scholarship Committee members welcomed IAFSA scholarship and award recipients and their friends and families to Alumni House for a reception and awards presentation. We are proud to be able to offer financial aid to so many worthy students thanks to our donors.

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Annual Scholarship Award Reception celebrates recipients

On Sunday, September 17th, IAFSA Executive Board members, scholarship committee members, and members of the Ellen Hyde No-Interest Loan committee will welcome the 2017-2018 award winners to Alumni House to celebrate. FSU President Javier Cevallos and Mrs. Cevallos will also be on hand to congratulate the recipients.

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The Garden on the Hill to bloom at Alumni House

Inspired by the passing of beloved classmates, the Class of 1964 has initiated The Garden on the Hill, a garden retreat to be located to the left of Alumni House.

It is intended to not only be a memorial for past alumni, but also a place of serenity for the Framingham State Community. The . . . → Read More: The Garden on the Hill to bloom at Alumni House

Alumni House Centennial Logo

As we are celebrating the 100th Anniversary of Alumni House, we decided we needed a logo.

We enlisted the help of Prof. Jennifer Dowling and her Communication Arts students.

They came up with several great designs.

The winning design was by Anna Keaney, Class of 2017. She received an award of $150.00 for her design.

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Come for Cookies, Stay for the Meeting & Program

Ruth Grave Wakefield ’24

Once again our Annual Meeting and Special Program will be on the Saturday morning of Alumni Weekend and at Alumni House.

This year, our guest speaker is former State Rep. Kathy Teahan, author of the forthcoming book, The Cookie Loved Round the World .

Kathy’s talk features fun facts about Framingham . . . → Read More: Come for Cookies, Stay for the Meeting & Program

2017-2018 Scholarship Application for Framingham State students now available

IAFSA’s Universal Scholarship Application for the 2017-2018 academic year is now available. About 25 scholarships are available through this one application. Pick up a copy at Alumni House. Copies and lists of our scholarships will soon be available at the FSU Financial Aid Office and from Dept. Heads. They are available on this website. Applications . . . → Read More: 2017-2018 Scholarship Application for Framingham State students now available

Wanted: Stories about Alumni House

Alumni House will be 100 years old in 2017 and we are planning a Centennial Celebration Party on July 12th. We really do wish these walls would talk, as we know we would hear many happy stories. As they can’t, we hope that you will take a few minutes to share any memories you . . . → Read More: Wanted: Stories about Alumni House

Christa Corrigan McAuliffe ’70: Teacher, Astronaut, Hero

Her expressive face with its engaging smile and sparkling eyes leaped at us from dozens of papers, magazines and television spots for many months. Christa Corrigan McAuliffe, class of 1970, was to be the First Teacher in Space, and the press knew a good thing when they saw it. Here was a 37-year-old teacher, wife . . . → Read More: Christa Corrigan McAuliffe ’70: Teacher, Astronaut, Hero

Announcing the Alumni House Centennial Friends and Fund Drive!

In 1971 IAFSA purchased Alumni House for the use of alumni, students, and the Framingham State Community.

Reunions, annual meetings, scholarship receptions, faculty meetings, Framingham State classes and ceremonies, and family celebrations have taken place within its walls. Alumni House also houses IAFSA’s archives dating back to 1839 which are used by alumni, students . . . → Read More: Announcing the Alumni House Centennial Friends and Fund Drive!