ALC 2013: Information and Inspiration
In the ALC opening keynote, Sheila Xu '14 challenged MIT to better embrace deaf students: “If you take advantage of the skills and knowledge of the deaf community, it will enrich all of MIT.”
The MIT Alumni Association’s annual Alumni Leadership Conference took place on Sept. 27-28, 2013, and nearly 500 alumni from more than 40 class years returned to campus to reconnect with the Institute and discuss what they do for MIT. Read a recap of the conference at the Slice of MIT blog.
Throughout the weekend, alumni and volunteers viewed a video annual report and took part in more than 40 sessions, keynote addresses, networking meals and socials, and even a director’s cut movie screening.
More than 100 Twitter and Instagram users posted nearly 400 messages and photos using the #mitalc hashtag. Review the full stream of conference tweets and photos and read Slice of MIT’s top 13 tweets of ALC 2013.
Save the date for next year’s conference: Sept. 19-20, 2014.
Photo Credits: Melody Ko and Christopher Huang