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IST Alumni Society

About the IST Alumni Society

Created in 2004, the IST Alumni Society is the official group within the Penn State Alumni Association for graduates of the College of Information Sciences and Technology.


It’s easy to join the IST Alumni Society; simply enroll in the Penn State Alumni Association and you will automatically become a member of our society.

Benefits of membership:

  • Learn how you can advance your career
  • Discover networking opportunities
  • Mentor IST students
  • Recruit students for your business or organization
  • Receive free subscriptions to The Penn Stater magazine, The Football Letter, and i-Connect, the alumni magazine of IST
  • Access career and financial services, insurance discounts, travel programs, and many other exciting programs
  • Receive discounts on books, Penn State clothing and gifts, and more

Alumni Connection Day

Wednesday, January 28, 2015
10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
First Floor Seminar Rooms, IST Building

The Alumni Connection Day will be held on Wednesday, January 28th from 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m., the day before Future Forum. We are looking for IST alumni to volunteer to speak with students in private, 15-20 minute sessions to answer any questions they might have regarding the interview process, resume preparation, industry tips, etc. This is your chance to give back to your alma mater and lend your expertise to current students.

Registration is full. If you are interested in being placed on a wait list please contact Erin Pursel (