We hope you will connect with Sterling this year! Whether it is an event on campus, a gathering at a coffee shop in Colorado, or a baseball game in Texas, the Alumni Association hosts events all across the country all throughout the year. 

Do you have a recommendation for an event in your area? Would you like to host a networking event in your home or place of business? Let us know! Simply email the Alumni Association at alumni@sterling.edu


September 2015

Mississippi Valley/Quad Cities Alumni Chapter Meeting

Friday, September 11
6:30-9 p.m.
Trinity Presbyterian Church
780 State Highway 94 South (.25 miles South of Aledo)
Aledo, IL 61231

Network with your SC family as we share Sterling stories, Sterling "surprises" and Sterling successes. Bring a favoriate dish as we will have dinner pot-luck-style. Sheila Bird, director of planned giving, will be present for questions as they relate to updates about the College. RSVP to your hosts Norm '71 and Cheryl (Stormont) '71 Brown at norm_cheryl@hotmail.com, or call or text the number 309-754-0082 by September 9. 


Warrior Fest

Saturday, September 26
Sterling College

Join us on campus Saturday, September 26, for Warrior Fest! Check back soon for more details. 


Alumni Warrior Baseball Games

Saturday, September 26
11 a.m.
Baseball Field, Sterling College

#SwordsUp! Sterling College baseball coach, Adrian Dinkel, welcomes back former Warrior baseball players for their annual Alumni Baseball Games, occurring the day of Warrior Fest. Contact Johnathan Clark for more information. 


October 2015

Arizona Golf Getaway

October 1-4,2015
Talking Stick Resort
Scottsdale, Arizona

Sterling College is hosting the 1st Annual Golf Getaway in Scottsdale, AZ, on October 1-4, 2015. The event is designed for alumni and friends of Sterling to gather together for a couple of days at Talking Stick Resort, one of Arizona’s finest golf resorts. The weekend includes three night stay in a club level room, four rounds of golf, dinner Friday and Saturday night, and a player gift pack. Space is limited. Click "Arizona Golf Getaway" above for more information. 


Warriors in the Woods

October 10, 2015
3-5 p.m.
Home of Scott Carter '88 and Heather McCreery '90
1400 McCreery Lane
Estes Park, CO 80517

Venture to Estes Park to hear elk bugle, view the vibrant colors of aspen trees, network with friends and celebrate being a Sterling College Warrior.


Homecoming 2015

October 22-24
Sterling College Campus

It's the biggest alumni event of the year! And to make it even more grand, we've upped our activities and reunions for 2015! Check out the Schedule of Events. To assist with your travel plans, we've blocked rooms at hotels in Sterling, Lyons and Hutchinson. View your lodging options


43rd Annual Alumni Basketball Games

Saturday, October 24
Lady Warrior Alumni Basketball Game: 6 p.m.
Men's Warrior Alumni Basketball Game: 8 p.m.
Gleason Education Center

#SwordsUp! Whether you've been off the court for 6 months or 40 years, we would love to have you join us for our 43rd Annual Alumni Basketball Games, taking place Homecoming weekend on Saturday, October 24! Join our 2015-16 Sterling College basketball teams and coaches for an evening of celebration, dinner and friendly competition. RSVP to Deb Wiebe at dwiebe@sterling.edu


Freeman Lecture Series

Friday, October 30
10 a.m.
Sterling College

The Ross and Fern Freeman Lecture Series will welcome Nancy Ortberg, director of leadership development at Menlo Park Presbyterian Church, for the third installment of the Freeman Lecture Series. Ortberg is also a leadership consultant and founding partner of Teamworx2, a company that specializes in organizational effectiveness and teamwork. Ortberg has authored Seeing in the Dark: Finding God's Light in the Most Unexpected Places and Unleashing the Power of Rubber Bands, Lessons in Non-Linear Leadership.