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Wake Up With Washburn

Featured event:

Beth LenherrWake Up With Washburn | Thu., Nov. 29 | 7:30 a.m.
Beth Lenherr, ba '02, the U.S. Olympic Committee's leader of the Team USA Academy of Learning and Leadership, will speak on her career.
$10 members/$13 non-members | Includes breakfast

More Washburn events:

Senior Day Football Tailgate | Sat., Nov. 10 | 11:30 a.m.
Join us for the final tailgate and regular season home game. We'll set up in the alumni tent on the east end of the tailgate lot.
Free for members/$5 non-members | Hot dogs, beer and more

Holiday Photos With Ichabod | Thu., Nov. 29 | 4-7 p.m.
Dress up your family, friends or co-workers for the holidays and take a free photo with Ichabod in the Bradbury Thompson Alumni Center.
Free | Digital photo made available

Kansas City President's Holiday Party | Tue., Dec. 4 | 5:30-8 p.m.
Join Jerry and Susan Farley for the President's Holiday Party at Boulevard Brewing Co. in Kansas City, Missouri.
$25 | Hors d’oeuvres and beverages will be served


Overseas learning

Washburn School of Law professor conducts class from the Netherlands, giving students valuable experience in technology

Prof. Jackson is teaching a Clinic class from The Netherlands to Washburn students.

Professor Janet Thompson Jackson is teaching Washburn students while she and her family reside in the Netherlands for a year. The telecommunications experience will benefit her students in their future legal careers. Read more.


Career path

Alumnus donated to Indoor Athletics Facility after hard work, scholarships advanced his journey to become a doctor

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Dr. Aaron Doonan worked his first year at Washburn to turn an $800 scholarship into a full-ride the following year. Doonan worked his way through his undergraduate degree, excelling in academics and athletics. The determination and experience gained on the football team paid off, and he's now a cardiologist who's giving back to Washburn. Read more.


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Legacy scholarship applications being accepted

If you will attend Washburn in 2019-20 and have a parent, grandparent, sibling or spouse who is a graduate or is attending Washburn, you may qualify. Learn more and apply before the Dec. 1 deadline.

See the world with fellow Ichabods

Alumni Association trips across the globe are some of our most popular events. Relax and let us do the planning. Join us Dec. 16-19 when the men's and women's basketball teams play in Las Vegas. The tournament host is offering hotel and transportation discounts.

Upcoming trips:

Jan. 2019 - Mexico
June 2019 - Danube River Cruise
Oct. 2019 - Scotland & Ireland*

* Sold out. Waiting list available.


Show your Ichabod pride and join the Washburn Alumni Association. You'll get free or discounted admission to events like After Hours and tailgates, and discounts to local and national businesses. Your dues support Alumni Association Legacy Scholarships.


Alumni Association services and products can save you money and help fund legacy scholarships.

Featured services:
Show your pride with a Washburn License Plate.
Members save with local and national shopping, dining, travel and entertainment discounts.

Alumni Services

DillonsSign up for the Dillons Community Rewards Program and give back to the Alumni Association scholarship fund.


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