JUNE 2013 EDITION
 
In This Issue
:: Fortifact 6-Animas Museum
:: Interview series- Rod Barker
:: Matching Gifts Gang
:: Alumni Relations Adds New Face
:: Letter from the Exec. Director
:: Letter from the Alumni Director
:: 4th At The Fort!
:: Auto Insurance Discounts
 
   
Fortifact 6 - Animas Museum
Cathy McKenzie- President, Animas Museum Board of DIrectors
 
Fortifact's Summer Series continues as we tour Durango's fantastic Animas Museum and learn about the town that was Durango before Durango was a town- Animas City!
 
 
Interview Series
Strater Hotel owner, Rod Barker
 
Longtime FLC booster and donor Rod Barker joined us for a chat about his ongoing manifestation of Victorian splendor in the shape of the fabulous Strater Hotel, his family's pioneering history in Durango, and of course, his love for Fort Lewis College!
 
 
Matching Gifts Gang
Anne Putnam Creates Fun New Way to Donate!
 

When Anne Putnam gets a bee in her bonnet, chances are she's going to do something about it.  Anne, a Fort Lewis College Foundation Board member for five years, believes giving to scholarships should be fun. Being a part of the Matching Gifts Gang will be fun and make you feel good, too.


 
Alumni Relations Adds
New Face

JC Perteet, Engagement Specialist
 

Hi, my name is JC Perteet, and I have been added to the Alumni Relations team as the engagement specialist to help with our efforts in connecting and reconnecting our Fort Lewis College alums.


Alumni Discount Card

 

The Fort Lewis College Office of Alumni Affairs is proud to offer you discounted goods and services- via the FLC Alumni Discount Card. Now available only to FLC alumni for $60/per card.

 

Proceeds from sales directly benefit the Alumni Association. Many Durango businesses have committed to offering substantial discounts to cardholders, with more on the way! 

 

 
 
Margie Deane Gray
Executive Director, Foundation
 
 
 
Greetings! 
 
Communication.  Most of us think we are pretty good communicators until we hear that someone's nose is out of shape because they think they've been left out of a conversation.  Yes, humans can sometimes take things out of context very quickly....
 
Dave Kerns 
Director of 
Alumni Relations
 
  
 
 
Greetings! 

 

Summer has hit full swing here in Durango! The river is long past its high mark and is now in great shape for tubing, the high-country trails have melted out and are filled with hikers and climbers, and the Durango single-track has been buffed smooth...

 

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Old Fort Farm Stand - 

Thursday, June 27, 2013 1:00 PM

 

CO Women's Small Business Conference -

Friday, July 12, All Day    
DoubleTree Hotel, 501 Camino Del Rio 

 

Summer Party -

Thursday, July 25, 5:00 PM

Rochester Hotel, 726 E. 2nd Avenue 


Planned Giving Q&A
 
Have you considered a planned gift to benefit Fort Lewis College? Here is a brief Planned Giving Q & A to help you get started...
 
 
 
 

COME CELEBRATE

* OPEN TO ALL FLC ALUMS & THEIR FAMILIES

* MUSIC, GAMES & PRIZES

* 7:45 PM CAMPUS BIKE CRUISE

* BEST VIEW OF THE FIREWORKS IN TOWN

 


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