Alumni in Japan, Korea, Taiwan, Hong Kong, Malaysia, Singapore and Indonesia assisted UB with
fall recruitment efforts in these countries. Jionardi Hindrawan, assistant vice president for
international education and UB's overseas recruiting coordinator, received extensive support
from alumni volunteers throughout his recruitment tour of the Far East. According to
Hindrawan, most prospective applicants from abroad do not have the opportunity to visit the
campus. "The representations of our alumni abroad are thus extremely effective in
interpreting the university from overseas," he said.
In search of missing alumni
International Alumni Relations continues to search for alumni who reside abroad. The
university currently estimates that up to 10,000 UB graduates live outside the United
States; the international program wishes to establish links with them. Alumni who know the
whereabouts of friends and classmates residing abroad‹who may be lost to UB‹are urged to
have them contact us by mail, phone, fax or on the
Call for alumni volunteers
International alumni interested in serving as volunteer alumni leaders or contacts are asked
to communicate with Joseph Williams at the Office of Alumni Relations or by
Famed Chautauqua Institution to host Alumni College
A Summer Alumni College, June 29-July 5, 1997, at the venerable Chautauqua Institution in
Chautauqua, N.Y., is being planned by the Alumni Association.
UB alumni and their friends will spend the week in the historic Athenaeum Hotel on the
Chautauqua grounds. In addition to the regular Chautauqua educational program for that
week-"The Politics of Environment"-the alumni collegians will enjoy their own, related
The UB program will focus on "the built environment" and will feature Bruno Freschi, dean
of the university's School of Architecture and Planning, as faculty leader. Afternoons will
be free for reading, walking and other recreational activities, including golf, tennis,
shuffleboard and boating. The week ends with the traditional Fourth of July celebration
along the shores of Lake Chautauqua.
Program fees, approximately $1,200 per person, will include all educational programs,
lodging (double occupancy, with single supplement available), meals, supplemental course
materials and a keepsake "Alumni College" diploma. Optional recreational activities are
extra. Transportation from Buffalo International Airport is available.
For full program information, call UB Alumni at (716) 829-2608 or 1 (800) BUILD UB.