Smeal College of Business Development & Alumni Relations

The Penn State community includes more than 700,000 graduates located in every corner of the world. Within that network, there are more than 90,000 living Smeal College of Business alumni. There is power in numbers, and we hope you will find value in leveraging your Smeal connections.

The Penn State community includes more than 700,000 graduates located in every corner of the world. Within that network, there are 90,000 living Smeal College of Business alumni. There is power in numbers, and we hope you will find value in leveraging your Smeal connections.

Engage in the Smeal Alumni Community

There are a number of ways for alumni to reconnect with the college:

Alumni in the News

Jane Offutt Burns

First woman to earn a Ph.D. in business from Penn State reflects on a lifetime spent breaking barriers

Growing up in a small town in rural Kentucky, Burns often found herself as the only girl “playing with the boys.” Little did she know, her comfort as the only woman in a room full of men would take her places she could not have imagined when she was young.

Candid photo of Nancy Schane Hughes & Karen Hughes Quintos.

Impacting the world, one generation at a time

Karen Hughes Quintos ’85 BLOG said that her mother, Nancy Schane Hughes ’59 BA, is the perfect example of the old adage that behind every strong man is an equally strong, or even stronger, woman.

Give to Smeal

Every gift counts, regardless of the amount. Together we will make a difference in the lives of current and future business students. Make a gift online, or contact:

Michelle K. Houser
Senior Director of Development and Alumni Relations
Smeal College of Business

Phone: 814-865-7830