Connecticut College News
Has your student enrolled you in our new online billing system?
The College’s new online billing system, CCPay, debuts in July for the Fall 2011 semester. Students are automatically enrolled in CCPay, and students will need to register parents as authorized payers so parents can view statements, make payments and more. For more information, read the CCPay FAQs.
Make a gift in honor of your senior
Make an Annual Fund gift in honor of your student in the Class of 2011 and your tribute will be published in an honor roll booklet mailed to families after Commencement. For more information e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
To give, go to http://giving.conncoll.edu before 5 p.m. EST Tuesday, April 19.
Camels Care -- this Saturday and Sunday
Camels in cities across the country will join together to volunteer in local soup kitchens, parks and homeless shelters on April 16 and 17. Alumni are coordinating projects from Boston to San Francisco. All members of the College community are welcome to participate.
Project locations are:
Los Angeles: Heal the Bay, Will Rogers State Beach cleanup on April 16.
Boston: Medford Family Life Education Center on April 16.
Providence: Serve Rhode Island, Roger Williams Park cleanup on April 16.
New York: Clothing drive 10 a.m.-noon on April 16 at the Goodwill Store, 220 E. 23rd St.
San Francisco: San Francisco Food Bank, April 17.
A project in Washington, D.C., is being rescheduled due to inclement weather. If you live in the area, watch your e-mail for an update.
For more information e-mail Erin Melvin at email@example.com.
Join us May 15 for the Bay to Breakers
We still have discounted tickets available for you to walk or run with other Camels in the Bay to Breakers race on May 15. Email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 800-888-7549, ext. 2306 to get a discounted rate of $39 and instructions on how to register.
We’ll also have an exclusive hospitality tent at Footstock, Bay to Breakers’ official post-race event. Come meet up with family and friends. If you’re not racing, you’re still welcome to join us for music, entertainment, interactive activities and fun. Bring a picnic or take advantage of the concession stands. We’ll provide beverages and snacks as well as birthday cake to celebrate our College’s Centennial.
Footstock is open Sunday, May 15 from 8:30 a.m.-1 p.m. at Speedway Meadow in Golden Gate Park. Register at http://rsvp.conncoll.edu. Questions? Please contact the Office of Alumni Relations email@example.com or 1-800-888-7549, ext. 2306.
For media inquiries, please contact:
Deborah MacDonnell (860) 439-2504, firstname.lastname@example.org