A week away!

We hope you all are as excited as we are to kick off Leadership Weekend 2014! The festivities begin a week from tomorrow, and we are counting down the days.

We wanted to send some last minute reminders regarding the weekend. First, registration comes down this Friday at 5pm, so please ensure your club leaders have registered. Second, if your treasurer or other board member plans to call in during the financial presentation please make sure they email me (sfulford@fsu.edu) with their name and email address. Continue reading

5 days until Seminole Service Day 2014!

The FSU Alumni Association’s Seminole Service Day is just 5 days away! Be sure to check out all the projects going on around the country at alumni.fsu.edu/seminoleserviceday. An e-blast was sent last week to all the areas hosting a Service Day project, but there are a number of other tools you all can use to promote your projects in the local community. All community members should feel welcome to participate with our clubs on this day! Continue reading

Leadership Announcements- Thurs & Sat events

Hi guys-

Hope everyone is getting excited for Leadership Conference! Reminder that the HOTEL BLOCK is only available until March 20th. Please go ahead and book your room to secure your $119 rate: http://goo.gl/P0AfU4.

We have some exiting new announcements regarding the weekend! Thursday night we have teamed up with Boosters to participate in their “Gathering of the Chiefs” dinner on Langford Green. This will be an awesome and unique opportunity to mix and mingle with FSU’s football team and coaches, other Booster & Alumni members, alumni, fans and friends of the university. Continue reading

Countdown to Clubbies!

The official countdown has begun, and there are 4 weeks until the 2013 FSU Clubbie Awards are underway! The FSU Clubbie Awards Ceremony is an exclusive, free to attend event for Seminole Club Officers and Board Members. We will be using this night to honor our top Seminole Clubs and Seminole Club Leaders, as well as announce the Club of the Year award winners and the top winner of the Membership Mania contest.

The Clubbie Awards will take place on Friday, November 1, in the Rendina Room at the FSU Alumni Center. There will be a workshop and information session from 1:30-3:00 pm, with the awards ceremony immediately following from 3:00-5:00 pm.

Learn more about the 2013 FSU Clubbie Awards and register now. We hope you all can make it and look forward to seeing you there!

Away game events!

We wanted to alert our Seminole Clubs and fans to the Football Headquarters page http://one.fsu.edu/community/page.aspx?pid=3982. All information regarding our away game events is posted here in addition to a number of other helpful resources. Please share the content about our away game events with your club participants!

The next away game is Boston College which will kick-off at 3:30pm on Saturday, September 28th. There is a pre-game party on Friday night from 6-8pm at the Bell in Hand. Attendance in free, cash bar available, and there will be a food menu to order from. We hope to see many of you there! Continue reading

Membership Mania is underway!

Membership Mania kicked off yesterday, July 1st! We wanted to be sure to alert you to the changes made to the supportyourseminoleclub.com website. The site now reflects information regarding the membership competition, and outlines the reasons why prospective members should join or renew NOW.

We will be sending a series of e-blasts throughout the competition to all alumni, friends, and fans of the university who live in areas that have a Seminole Club. Feel free to compose and send your own emails as well using language from the flyers attached or the website. Add your own personal touch with local club benefits or other pertinent information about your local club. Please use the #SeminoleClubs hashtag when referencing the competition on both Facebook and Twitter!

The countdown begins…check out the site now!

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July 1 Kickoff Party Deadline

Hi club leaders-

Monday, July 1st is the first deadline to submit your Kickoff Party event info using the e-marketing request form (http://one.fsu.edu/community/page.aspx?pid=3477). The events submitted by Monday, July 1 will be included on the first e-blast that will go out on Tuesday, July 9th. PLEASE do not submit incomplete info to try to get in by this deadline.

There will be a second e-blast scheduled to go out on Tuesday, July 23rd. Event info will need to be submitted by Monday, July 15th to be included on that blast. There will be additional e-blasts sent in August depending on event dates.

We are looking forward to hearing what you all have planned. Go Noles!

Get your Seminole Send-Off on the calendar!

Hi guys-

Spring is upon us and Seminole Send-Offs are in full swing. Last weekend kicked off the start to these events with a celebration in Richmond, VA, and they will be followed by Roanoke, VA this weekend. We have a number of clubs lined up through June thus far, and we look forward to more submitting their information. Please remember that we need 30 days advanced notice to ensure proper marketing of the event. We will be sending an e-blast and postcard to all incoming students from your area on behalf of the club. All student lists are in so please contact sfulford@fsu.edu. Here is the link to submit event details: http://one.fsu.edu/community/page.aspx?pid=3475. Check out where events are scheduled thus far: http://one.fsu.edu/community/page.aspx?pid=3886! 021

Thank you!

We cannot begin to thank all of our Seminole Clubs & Chapters enough for the hard work they put into Service Day this weekend. The events were a total success! The feedback we have received from the clubs/chapters, alumni, local communities, etc has been overwhelmingly positive. We are so lucky to have such devoted alumni not only to FSU but to the local communities as well!

We look forward to sharing your event information in an all alumni e-blast this week. Please be sure to get your follow up forms in today by 5pm- including original (not saved from Facebook) photos of the events. http://one.fsu.edu/community/page.aspx?pid=4150

Please be sure to add hashtag #ssd2013 to all postings (add it to comments section on previous posts) to get include in the tag board. Check it out here: http://tagboard.com/ssd2013/. Thank you again for all of your hard work!

Service Day Follow-Up

Hi Seminole Clubs-

Tomorrow is the day- Seminole Service Day 2013! We are very excited about the number of clubs/chapters who will be participating this year. We have approximately 30 events scheduled across the country; half in the state of Florida and half in our out-of-state locations. For a complete list of Service Day events visit http://one.fsu.edu/community/page.aspx?pid=3825. Continue reading