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May 17, 2019 | Alumni

Check off your Alumni Reunion bucket list!

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It’s almost Alumni Reunion weekend! The biggest alumni event of the U of T year will take place May 29 to June 2, 2019.

This is your chance to remember the good times with friends while connecting with new interesting people and creating great new memories.

Register now to sign up for all the cool events on your bucket list—from amazing parties and intriguing lectures to campus tours, special ceremonies, and hands-on events for the kids.

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Here is a shortlist of eight key items to add to your Alumni Reunion bucket list:

1. Shake things up at SHAKER

Two young women look up and laugh in front of an enormous aquarium filled with corals and tropical fish. Photo by Ken Jones
The SHAKER social for young alumni (19+) is always a unique and fun event. This year, we're heading to Ripley's Aquarium, back by popular demand.

2. INTRIGUE your mind at a Stress-Free Degree talk

A young woman leans forward and looks intrigued while sitting in the audience in a lecture theatre.
Hurry to reserve your spot in an array of intriguing talks by U of T experts. Learn how we’re saving Toronto’s ravines, why microplastics have reached even the remotest areas, or how deep brain electrodes could restore normal function to patients with depression. Plus there will be lectures on smart dogs, feminism in film, and the mysterious geography of sex.

3. A great party with good friends: the LGBTQ+ Spring Soirée

Two woman laugh with their arms around each other, standing on a balcony with a view out over Toronto.
Register for this year’s LGBTQ+ Spring Soirée and enjoy exclusive access to the Bisha Hotel’s cocktail lounge in the sky.

4. Celebrate a special anniversary

Four women hold up their 65th anniversary medals outside Convocation Hall.
Register now to join the special events for alumni celebrating their 50th, 55th, 60th, 65th, 70th, 75th and 80th anniversaries, including the Chancellor's Breakfast and 50th Anniversary Ceremony.

5. Get your kids a Passport to hands-on fun

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Kids aged 4 to 12 explore science, theatre and sports in an array of hands-on programs at Alumni Reunion. Don't miss signing your kids up for the popular Kids' Passport to U of T.

6. catch up with your classmates

Three volunteers in U of T Med T-shirts welcome Medicine alumni to a Physician Leadership event.
Don't forget to register for your faculty or college's special reunion events! It's a great opportunity to meet up with friends and connect with fellow alumni in your field.

7. Take a tour and see what's new

Photo of the Daniels Building, with the heritage structure on the left and the modern structure abutting it on the right.
Reserve your spot on a bus tour of campus. You may be surprised to see what's new and what's still the same!

8. savour the BBQ!

Two smiling women sit with a picnic lunch on the grass in front of University College.
Meet old classmates and new friends at the free alumni barbecue on June 1. And if you register for the U of T Alumni Association event right beforehand, you'll also enjoy your alumni general meeting, the Carl Mitchell Award for Community Engagement, and a keynote address by U of T philosopher and political expert Mark Kingwell (BA 1985 SMC).

P.S. We can't wait to see you

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Most of all, good friends have fun together at Alumni Reunion. Please join us from May 29 to June 2, 2019!

 

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