Alumni Engagement

The connected Thunderbird community will be there for you for a lifetime wherever you go.

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Your alumni network

T-bird Connect is a media platform exclusive to Thunderbird students and alumni. T-bird Connect allows you to post to the global feed, hire a T-bird, join groups, view events, read the latest Alumni Magazine issues, and more.

Alumni Events

Connect with students

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Hire a T-bird

Add value to your company by hiring a T-bird. A network of qualified students are ready to fill a variety of roles.

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Refer a student

Know someone who would be a great candidate for Thunderbird? Refer a student to get their journey started.

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Mentor a student

Mentoring a student is a rewarding way to give back to the Thunderbird community and create meaningful connection.

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Host a Global Challenge Lab

Hosting a Global Challenge Lab is an opportunity to get in-depth, quality analysis, new venture plan or problem-solving for your company by 4-6 professional-level students.

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Interview volunteership

Assist admissions in selecting our future cohorts.

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Pitch competition

Volunteering to serve as a Pitch Qualifier judge, a Pitch Competition mentor, or being selected as a Pitch Competition judge, allows alumni to give back to Thunderbird, get to know current students, provide valuable guidance to young entrepreneurs, and both inspire and be inspired by the next generation as they address critical global issues through innovation and dedication.

Support the Najafi 100 Million Learners Global Initiative

Training 100 million learners over the next nine years will require the efforts of our global Thunderbird community. Learn how you can help Thunderbird reach the global scale necessary to meet our ambitious goal. 

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Get in Touch With Your Local Chapter

Browse a listing of all alumni chapters and other affinity groups in T-bird Connect.

Ways to Engage

Make the most of your T-bird alumni experience.

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Our alumni relations team

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