Best Practices Blog

3 Tips to Keep your Social Media Brand Going Strong in 2017

W2N collage
Welcome to the Neighborhood this year was again a huge success for Georgetown Clubs. There were over 1,726 engagements with posts using #W2N this year—that's a lot of likes, comments, and shares! That's a great start to building your Club's Social Media presence for the year, but your posting... Read more

Membership Tips

Los Angeles club gathering
By Nick Smith, Assistant Director of Regional Engagement, Mid-Atlantic Many Clubs rely heavily on dues-paying members to fund their annual programming. There are a variety of ways to drive and maintain club memberships. We encourage each club to try different ways to engage your community to find... Read more

Visiting Professor Best Practices

Professor Marcia Chatelain
By Emily Glaessner, Assistant Director, Regional Engagement One of our biggest requests from alumni club leaders is "Can we get a professor to come give a talk?" While we cannot guarantee professor travel, we do our best to connect traveling faculty members to our regional clubs when possible. But... Read more

Hoya Happy Hour: Keep It Simple

Club of Los Angeles gathering
By Emily Glaessner, Assistant Director, Regional Engagement Hosting happy hours for local Hoyas is a fun, casual, and simple way to foster social engagement in your Club, and as long as you take attendance they count towards your event programming requirements. Clubs of all shapes and sizes enjoy... Read more

Four Tips for Quick and Painless Club Compliance

Keeping your alumni club compliant with IRS reporting requirements and Georgetown University Alumni Association Policies isn’t always the most glamorous task...Read more

Making Any Event a Networking Event

By Bridget Holmes... A wine tasting or game watch can also become a great opportunity...Read more

Three Social Media Tips for Clubs

It’s all the rage these days, using Facebook, Twitter, Instagram...Read more

Top 10 Tips to Make Your Next Event a Success

Help draw traffic to your website, and/or your Facebook page...Read more