“My life has unfolded as a result of a combination of serendipity, calculated maneuvering, guidance, and direction.” — Julius Johnson'89, P'22
The Alumni Executive Council (AEC) promotes the mission of the University through programming that enhances St. Lawrence's reputation, strengthens connections between generations, and leverages the power of our alumni network to benefit every Laurentian.
- Promote the Value of the St. Lawrence Experience
- Increase Alumni Engagement
- Expand Laurentian Connections
- Increase Laurentian Financial Support
Diversity and Inclusion Statement
The St. Lawrence University Alumni Executive Council is committed to listen and learn from one another. We hold ourselves accountable to best serve St. Lawrence’s community. In support of the University’s Statement on Diversity, AEC strives to be a community that is diverse, equitable, and inclusive, embracing the rich diversity that our members bring to us; a community which reflects the ever-evolving diversity of St. Lawrence student and alumni bodies. Diversity, equity and inclusion will be a core pillar of the work that we do as AEC, connecting all Laurentians embracing respect for human differences and qualitied in all forms.
Every Laurentian Voices: Laurentians share a powerful connection to each other. Read the inspiring words & stories that have been shared on the @EveryLaurentian Instagram Account by former and current members of the Alumni Executive Council.
Alumni Executive Council Members
The Alumni Executive Council is elected to serve the University as ambassadors, advocates, and leaders, promoting the University's mission and points of pride, lending a voice to the stories that demonstrate the tenets of being a Laurentian for Life, and serving as a consulting body.
Alumni Council Power of Connections Endowment
Growing the Future
In 2019, with University support, the Council established a second endowment fund, The Power of Connections Endowment Fund, in conjunction with The Campaign for Every Laurentian Big Idea of the same name.
Alumni Council News
St. Lawrence University’s Alumni Executive Council has announced that Dr. William A. Van Wie '67, Barbarajean "BJ" Schaefer Blodgett '72, Jeffrey P. Spafford '88, and Dr. Wambui Mutoru '06 will receive Alumni Citations for their dedication and service to the Laurentian Community, while Dr. Edward “Ted” F. Higgins '71 will receive the Sol Feinstone Award for Humanitarian Service.
Students joined visiting Laurentians for discussion on everything from neurosurgery and politics to real estate law and international relations.