Montclair State University

Alumni News

Save the Date for Homecoming! - October 13, 2012

Come back to campus for Homecoming 2012. Spend the day with fellow graduates and friends at Montclair State. There will be fun, food, and festivities for alumni of all ages and the entire family. It’s sure to be a great time, so join us! [View full details]

Special Offer to Alumni - Liberty Science Center

Liberty Science Center and Montclair State University have enjoyed a special relationship for years, and now alumni can get special Science Center membership savings for a whole year of inspiration, learning, and fun. [View full details]

Doug Williams '85 Memorial Race - October 7, 2012

A 5,000 meter run will be held on the grounds of the Montclair Art Museum on October 7, 2012, in memory of Doug M. Williams, School of Business class of 1985. Doug Williams was tragically struck and killed in a hit-and-run accident while walking home on October 9, 2011. Williams was a lifelong figure in the Montclair community. [View full details]

Lorene Scafaria '99 Returns to Campus

Lorene Scafaria ’99 premiered her directorial debut Seeking a Friend for the End of the World on campus on June 21 to an audience of family, friends, students, alumni, and the local community. [View full details]

University News

Students Are Reading... "The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks"

The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks, written by Rebecca Skloot, is this year’s common reading requirement for first year students at Montclair State University. [View full details]

A Capital Idea: New Course Takes Students Behind the Scenes at the State House in Trenton

A new course for Political Science and Justice Studies majors promises to give students a unique perspective on the legislative process at the State House in Trenton, New Jersey. [View full details]

Spotlight on Italian American Studies at Montclair State University: New Courses in the Fall

Part of the fascinating and colorful cultural history of the Garden State has been written -- and continues to be written -- by the over 18% of New Jersey’s population that self-identifies as being of Italian origin. [View full details] [Audit a Course]

Giving News

A Montclair State Family Tradition: Roseanne '86 '07 MA and Ronald Spadaro '86 and Daughter Jamie Spadaro '15

It all started with a fall baseball game in 1984. One day Rosanne Petracca’s friend and classmate Jody Tobia invited her to see his baseball team play. He introduced her to his teammate Ron Spadaro. [View full details]


Red Hawk Football Continues Charity Initiative with Keep Pounding Foundation

The Montclair State football program will once again join the fight against cancer during in 2012 teaming up with the Keep Pounding Fund, named in honor of the greatest player in Montclair State history, Sam Mills. [View full details]

Women's Track and Field Team, Gearity Earn Top Academic Honors from the USTFCCCA

The Montclair State women’s indoor and outdoor track and field team collected a very special honor as the Red Hawks, in addition to national champion Heather Gearity, were among the schools on the United States Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) Division III All-Academic Team. [View full details]

Football's Avento Named to Lindy's, D3Football.com Preseason All-America Teams

Junior linebacker Dan Avento was named to a pair of Preseason All-America Teams as he was selected to the D3Football.com Second Team and Lindy’s Sports Third Team. [View full details]

Alumni Spotlight

John Fugazzie '77

Everyone at the Neighbors Helping Neighbors meeting had the same reason to be there: they needed help finding work. Neighbors Helping Neighbors, the brainchild of John Fugazzie ’77, helps members build connections with peers to revitalize their job searches and get results. [View full details]

Nicole Rios '11

Nicole Rios ’11 credits Montclair State University’s diverse community with preparing her for her internship at the White House as part of the White House Internship Program. This program aims to prepare students for roles in public service and leadership roles and make the White House accessible for the leaders of the future. [View full details]

Upcoming Events

August 18
Alumni Admissions Recruitment Team Workshop

August 22
Information Session: Developmental Models of Autism Intervention Certificate

September 5
Career Resource Seminar Series: Finding Your Right Career

September 8
National Day of Service

September 12
Career Resource Seminar Series: Self-Assessment

September 20
1947 Football Team Reunion Gathering

October 10
Career Resource Seminar Series: I Have my Assessment Results, Now What?

October 13
Homecoming 2012

October 24
Marie Frazee Baldassarre Lecture: Lady Gregory’s Secret Love Poems

Full Events Calendar
Plan ahead, make a date, mark your calendar, tell a friend...view the complete listing of programs and events that are open to alumni, friends, and the entire campus community.

Peak Performances
Check out the upcoming calendar of events.

Carpe Diem
Tune in to the Department of Broadcasting's weekly show

Smart Plays for Summer Sports

Liberty Mutual Insurance’s Responsible Sports program recognizes the importance of educating youth who participate in summer sports about conditioning, hydration, nutrition, equipment, and injury prevention. For more information on supporting young athletes on and off the field, visit responsiblesports.com.[View full details]

University Bookstore

Show your pride and represent Montclair State! Present your alumni ID card at the bookstore and receive a 10% discount on select Montclair State University clothing and gift items. To view summer hours and for more info, click here.

Make your gift online

Summer Fun Day

Couldn't make it to Summer Fun Day? Visit our website to check out a recap and photos from the event!

Career Resource Seminar Series

Plan ahead! Check out a full listing of upcoming seminars, webinars, and workshops!

Athletics Online Store Now Open!

The Montclair State University Online Athletics Store is now open! Shop online now until August 19 to receive your gear in time for the Fall season!

Join us on Facebook!

Connect with us on Facebook

Are You Linked In?

Join the official LinkedIn page for Montclair State University Alumni! Connect and network with other alumni and learn about upcoming career seminars, networking events, and alumni gatherings.

Network with Fellow Red Hawks!

Sign on to MONTCLAIRconnect to network with over 2,500 of your fellow Red Hawks who have already signed on!

Log on to MONTCLAIRconnect today! Haven't registered for MONTCLAIRconnect? Contact the Office of Alumni Relations at 973-655-4141 or via email to obtain your ID number.

Calling all Members of the Class of 1963

Start reconnecting with friends today and promote your 50th reunion festivities by joining the Class of ’63 Reunion Committee. Contact Deb Corasio at 973-655-4207 or corasiod@mail.montclair.edu to be part of the Class of 1963 Reunion Committee! For more information, visit our website.

©2012 Montclair State University
Office of Alumni Relations
1 Normal Avenue - CO 300
Montclair, NJ 07043

Phone: 973-655-4141
Fax: 973-655-5483
E-mail: alumni@mail.montclair.edu