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  • March Professional Development Question

    Posted on March 13, 2018

    What new skill would you like to learn this year to add to your career success? The one new skill I want to learn is: effective marketing through social media. – Courtney Sielaff, Sr. Associate Director of Alumni Engagement, Binghamton University   In 2018 I want to complete my bCNP-Fundraising certification through Blackbaud University. – Burnelle […]

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  • SUNYCUAD’s New Board Members – Part III

    Posted on March 13, 2018

    Meet new board members Courtney Sielaff and Cathy Williams. Courtney Sielaff – Binghamton University Courtney Sielaff earned her bachelor of science degree in applied economics and management from Cornell University. She earned her master of science degree in student affairs administration from Binghamton University. She has worked in the field of higher education for five […]

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  • Call for Nominations to the SUNYCUAD Board of Directors

    Posted on February 6, 2018

    The Nominating Committee of the SUNY Council for University Advancement (SUNYCUAD) is issuing a call for nominations to the SUNYCUAD Board of Directors. The board consists of 19-25 individuals who represent the diverse interests of the advancement profession within SUNY. We are seeking a variety of perspectives – different campuses, sectors (community colleges, state-operated campuses, […]

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  • Goals for 2018

    Posted on January 4, 2018

    We asked our current Board Members to inspire us with their goals for 2018. Here’s what some of them had to say: As part of long-range planning we would like to establish conference sites for 2020 and 2021. We are finalizing the contract for 2020 this week. – Brian Rudolph: University at Albany My 2018 […]

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  • SUNYCUAD’s New Board Members – Part II

    Posted on December 28, 2017

    We continue our series on new board members by introducing Tim Nekritz and Brian Rudolph: Tim Nekritz – SUNY Oswego As associate director of communications and marketing and director of digital communications at SUNY Oswego, Tim Nekritz leads creative direction, strategy, cultivation and wrangling of content and resources for SUNY Oswego’s online news service, the […]

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  • Call for SUNYCUAD Speakers

    Posted on December 28, 2017

    The State University of New York Council for University Advancement (SUNYCUAD) seeks a variety of speakers for its annual educational conference June 6-8, 2018, at Marriott Syracuse Downtown, in Syracuse. SUNYCUAD is a professional development and networking organization affiliated with the State University of New York and includes more than 900 experts who work in development, […]

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  • Thank You to our Outgoing Board Members

    Posted on October 17, 2017

    The SUNYCUAD Board of Directors would like to thank outgoing board members: Kathryn Coley, Nancy Griffin, Mary Hunt and Carol Leven for their outstanding contributions to the organization. These individuals were instrumental in the growth and success of SUNYCUAD and we will miss them greatly.    

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  • SUNYCUAD’s New Board Members – Part I

    Posted on October 17, 2017

    Meet SUNYCUAD’s eight newest board members in this three-part series. First up: Dawn Baumgarten, Matthew Colson, & Emily Hutchison. Dawn Baumgarten – University at Buffalo Dawn Baumgarten is a development professional with a 12+ year record of achievement in expanding, improving and managing a complex annual giving program on behalf of the University at Buffalo, […]

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  • Membership Has Its Privileges

    Posted on October 17, 2017

    Do you know what company trademarked that expression? It’s hard to believe that it’s been 30 years since American Express launched that ad campaign – check out the phone at the end of this 30-second spot from 1987! Over the last year or so, we have been migrating to a new membership database and we’d like […]

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  • Barbara Hole Receives SUNYCUAD Hall of Fame Award

    Posted on June 20, 2017

    Barbara Hole has been awarded the SUNYCUAD Hall of Fame Award. Barbara currently serves as Sr. Philanthropic Advisor in the Division of Philanthropy and Alumni Engagement at the University at Buffalo.  She serves on the division’s senior leadership team and focuses on raising principal gifts university wide as well as coaching and mentoring development staff.  […]

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