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Welcome Alumni

This is an exciting time for our College, and alumni association. Your ongoing commitment and dedication is more crucial than ever as we continue to build up our legacy and traditions.

Think about those who encouraged you to come to Philander Smith and thank them by passing it on to the next generation. Your example and encouragement may be what a student needs to make their college decision and transform their life. There is always something happening at Philander, so visit our website often at .  There are numerous things that you can do as alumni, and I encourage you to get involved by contacting me at ( 501) 370-5271 or by e-mail, yalexander@

What's New With You?

If you have moved, changed jobs, been promoted, married, had a child, been honored, etc., the Office of Alumni Affairs needs to know. Please send your name, address, class year, maiden name (if applicable), phone number and any information to

Featured Highlight for February2013 – Meet the President dinner with Dr. Johnny Moore and Atlanta alumni – Honored Alumnus, Dr. Ozell Sutton ‘50

Young or mature alumni, its’ time to reconnect with your classmates and your Beloved Alma Mater today!

This month's featured Alumnus: Gerald Thomas

This space is reserved for a feature article or a link to great news about one of our graduates. Click on the link below the photo to read  about Gerald Thomas, a 2012 graduate and former SGA President. We're proud of this young Panther!


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