Future Alumni Network Students Today. Alumni Forever. 

What is the Future Alumni Network?

An assembly of dynamic student leaders who perpetuate Carl Sandburg College's core values while building positive connections with alumni, friends, and students to promote school pride and engagement. 

A FAN representative...

  • Assists with alumni event preparations
  • Attends events as a FAN representative
  • Participates in FAN meetings
  • Builds connections with current students and shares the importance of Sandburg pride
  • Helps with light Foundation office tasks
  • Bridges the transition from current student to alumni member
  • Encourages the importance of long-term college engagement
  • Connects with donors, friends of the College, students, businesses, and community members
  • Other duties as assigned 

Interested in becoming a Sandburg FAN representative? Applicants should...

  • Complete one Sandburg class credit hour before applying
  • Plan to be enrolled for the 2022-23 academic year
  • Maintain a 2.5 cumulative grade point average
  • Sustain good academic and disciplinary standing with the College
  • Project a positive attitude at all times
  • Possess strong communication skills 

FAN benefits...

  • Build your professional profile
  • Improve your interpersonal skills
  • Connect with employers/employees within your career field, share your Sandburg story

Future Alumni Network Application

Applying and/or interviewing for the Future Alumni Network does not guarantee selection. 

For more information: 

Stacey Rucker '97, coordinator of alumni & advancement communications, 309.341.5330, srucker@sandburg.edu