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Alumni News

New Discounts Available to Montclair State Alumni!

Take advantage of the many discounts available to alumni. Save on alumni gear at the University bookstore and enjoy a discounted rate at the Recreation Center. Shop online with Working Advantage and Shopping Mall, and search for local and national discounts through Perks Connect. [View full details]

50th, 55th, and 50+ Reunion Celebration - May 24

Come home to Montclair State to celebrate your reunion. Mark your calendar for May 24 and join us for a special celebration. Reunion is a great opportunity for you to renew old friendships, reconnect and reminisce. [View full details]

First Annual Accounting Alumni Reception - May 7

Calling all accounting alumni! Join us for the First Annual Accounting Reception. Network with students, fellow alumni and faculty. Learn about the new program initiatives that have been implemented in the Accounting Department. [View full details]

Carol Blazejowski '78 Honored at Women’s Final Four Championship Game

Montclair State University alumna and Associate Vice President for University Advancement Carol Blazejowski '78 was among a select group of trailblazing women honored for their contributions to women’s basketball on Tuesday, April 9, 2013. [View full details]

University News

School of Communication and Media Launches Cooperative Media Center

Montclair State University’s School of Communication and Media (SCM) announced alliances that will bring six of the state’s top media organizations to its campus, providing each with fully operational news bureaus and access to student-internship programs. [View full details]

Montclair State Teams with U.S. Department of State in Groundbreaking Initiative

This semester, Montclair State University is offering the first-ever collaborative course based around a partnership with the U.S. Department of State Office of eDiplomacy’s Virtual Student Foreign Service (VSFS). [View full details]

NJ Shorts: New Visions from Montclair State University at the Montclair Film Festival - May 3

Discover the great filmmakers of tomorrow currently training at Montclair State University. This program showcases the best short films created by undergraduate students majoring in Filmmaking at the School of Communication and Media. [View full details]

US News Ranks Montclair State University in Top 20 for Education Program

Montclair State University's graduate program in elementary teacher education was ranked 18 in the 2014 US News and World Report rankings of America's Best Graduate Schools. The rankings include 278 doctoral-granting schools of education from throughout the United States. [View full details]

Giving News

Dr. Richard L. Peterson: Montclair State Family Ties

Dr. Richard L. Peterson has been teaching management information systems at Montclair State University’s School of Business for nearly 25 years and loves his work. Beyond that, he has another Montclair State connection that makes his affinity even stronger. [View full details]


Men's Soccer Volunteers at Bizzie Lizzie 5K in Fight Against Pediatric Brain Cancer

The Montclair State men’s soccer team lent their support in the fight against pediatric brain cancer by volunteering at the Bizzie Lizzie 5K on Saturday, April 6. The event was held at the Mack-Cali Business Campus in Parsippany, NJ in memory of Elizabeth Stein, who was diagnosed just prior to her third birthday in 2010 with DIPG tumor. [View full details]

Montclair State Athletics Celebrates Division III Week - April 8-14

Montclair State University is among the nation’s 446 colleges and universities participating in the NCAA’s second annual Division III Week, which began on Monday, April 8. Montclair State is honoring student-athletes from its 17 varsity sports at several events throughout the week. The student-athletes will be celebrated not just for their dedication to athletics, but also for their commitment to academics and community service. [View full details]

Top-Ranked Softball Runs Winning Streak to 20 as Red Hawks Sweep Rutgers-Camden

Junior righthander Alex Hill posted wins in both games while junior Alisha Cumberton and freshman Jaclyn Allegretta drove in three and two runs, respectively as top-ranked Montclair State remained unbeaten with a sweep of Rutgers-Camden. [View full details]

Alumni Spotlight

Stephen Hines '10

The Educational Opportunity Fund (EOF) at Montclair State University has helped a great number of Montclair State students reach their academic goals through the years. Stephen Hines ’10 was one of those students, and he’s made it a personal goal to “pay it forward.” [View full details]

Jeanne Markey '78

“Montclair gave me the education I was looking for, without having to pay to go away to school,” Jeanne Markey ’78 says of her alma mater. She was an Accounting major with her eyes on a solid, career-centered education at an affordable price. Montclair State College fit that bill. [View full details]

Free Membership - Five O'Clock Club

As a graduate of Montclair State, you have access to a FREE lifetime membership in The Five O’Clock Club. As a member, you will get:

- A lifetime subscription to The Five O’Clock News, filled with information on career development and job-search techniques

- Lifetime access to the Members Only section of the website, including all worksheets, a free copy of How to Use Social Media to Advance Your Career, and a free copy of an 111-page bibliography of career and job-search resources.

Get started with your free lifetime membership! Fill out the form and be sure to enter Montclair State University as the organization that referred you.

Featured Events

April 24
Graduate Information Session

April 25
Red Hawk Happy Hour and Networking Event - New York City

Upcoming Events

April 11
Panel: The Second Homeland – Jews in China

April 11
Women Warriors in Romantic Drama

April 11
An Evening for the Arts

April 11
Fashion and Film Italian Style during the Post-WWII Economic Boom

April 12
Shanghai Quartet featuring Ying Huang

April 13
Conference - Seize the Play

April 13
Shanna Lin, Performer's Certificate Viola Recital

April 13
Sarah Rothenberg and Marilyn Nonken - The Grand Gesture

April 14
Maxtin Adler, Junior Jazz Drumset Recital

April 15
Beyond Ipamena: Conversation with Béco Dranoff

April 15
English Department Faculty Poetry Reading

April 17
School of Business Career Fair

April 17
Free Creative Writing Workshop: Memoir

April 17
Film screening: The Pianist

April 18
5th Montclair State University Books Reception

April 18
MBA Executive Speaker Series: Michael Reilly

April 18-21
Jasmin Vardimon Co. (U.K.) - Freedom

April 19
Communication and Media Internship Fair

April 20
7th Annual Student Research Symposium

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Montclair State in Your Neighborhood

When Red Hawks leave the nest, they land all over the world! ‌With more than 100,000 alumni living in all 50 states and more than 75 countries, the Office of Alumni Relations at Montclair State University hosts events for alumni to connect and network with others in their regions. [View full details]

Join us as we bring Montclair State to your neighborhood:

New York City, NY
April 25, 6-8 p.m.
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Boston, MA
May 2, 6-8 p.m.
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Miami, FL
May 7, 6-8 p.m.

West Palm Beach, FL
May 8, 6-8 p.m.

Home Safety: 5 Steps to Greater Security

You spend a lot of time in your home. And most likely, you spent a lot of money to get it. So practicing home safety is essential to protect you, your family and your property. [View full details]

News Highlights

View the special double issue of News Highlights, featuring university news and more.

Homecoming 2013
October 12

Believe it or not, planning is already underway for Homecoming 2013 taking place on October 12!

In order to make Homecoming 2013 a success, we need your help. Whether you attended or were unable to make it to campus, please take a few moments to complete our survey. Your feedback provides valuable information as we plan for this year's Homecoming festivities.

Join the world's biggest huddle!

Super Bowl XLVIII - an event so big it takes both New York and New Jersey to host it, and Montclair State University is getting in on the action. [View full details]

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Montclair, NJ 07043

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