Category: Alumni

Kendall Hale and Blake Hardesty

Elevate Your Swing and Your Career: Master Golf and Unleash Professional Success

September 1st, 2023

Spalding encourages us to teeing up successful swings in golf and life. We interviewed two Spalding alums: Kendall Hale and Blake Hardesty on how golf lessons can be applied to your professional career. Golf forth and prosper!

Cicily McBride

Occupational Therapy Alumni Spotlight | Q&A with Cicily McBride, OTS

August 21st, 2023

Important Update: National Student Clearinghouse Data Breach

July 7th, 2023

National Student Clearinghouse Data Breach Spalding University was notified by the National Student Clearinghouse (NSC) of a recent data breach. An unauthorized party obtained files from within the Clearinghouse’s systems […]

School of Business Students Soar to New Heights

June 8th, 2023

This spring, Spalding’s School of Business is excited to recognize two students: Sadaria Rucker-Jerman and Mirza Ugarak for their outstanding academic and professional accomplishments. Sadaria and Mirza are shining examples of hard work and dedication in their studies!

Barbara Kremer Schmall, Caritas Award Winner

Barbara Kremer Schmall Awarded 2023 Caritas Award

May 19th, 2023
Mereditih Zahirovic

Education in Leadership Student Shares About Surviving Cancer

January 30th, 2023
Baxter receiving his degree from President Tori Murden McClure

2022 Alumnus to Join John Lewis Fellowship

July 1st, 2022
President McClure giving the 2022 commencement address


June 28th, 2022

Spalding University held its annual Commencement ceremonies June 2-4, 2022, with President Tori Murden McClure delivering an address to the graduates. Her speech also included her annual list of maxims titled, “10 Things That I Think I Know.” Here are her full remarks:

Tulip poplar tree in courtyard outside Naslund-Mann Graduate School of Writing

School of writing renamed in honor of its founders following historic $1 million gift from alumna Cindy Brady

November 17th, 2021

Twenty years ago, Sena Jeter Naslund and Karen Mann founded Kentucky’s first Master of Fine Arts in Writing program at Spalding University. Now, as part of a $1 million gift […]

Poet Kiki Petrosino

Announcing the Lineup for Spalding’s Festival of Contemporary Writing, Nov. 13-19

November 5th, 2021

Spalding University’s Festival of Contemporary Writing, the state’s largest fall-spring reading series, will take place Saturday, Nov. 13, through Friday, Nov. 19, with readings by faculty and guests of the […]