Wherever Life Takes You

No matter if you’re a recent grad, retiree or somewhere in-between, in Calgary or around the globe, UCalgary Alumni is there!

UCalgary Benefits

Enjoy Alumni Benefits

As a UCalgary grad, you get preferred rates on insurance and credit cards, hot-ticket deals on Broadway shows and more!

Careers

Grow Your Career

Getting your degree was the first step. Now grow your career — UCalgary Alumni offers coaching, webinars and more.

Community Building

Community Building

Connect with your alumni community that’s nearly 180,000 strong (and growing!) and spans more than 50 countries.

Upcoming Alumni Events

Looking to learn something new or have fun with your former classmates? We’ve got something going on for you!

Sustainability

Fashion: The Ugly Reality | Oct. 23

Time:  4 – 7 p.m. 
Cost: Free
“Fast fashion” retailers have made it easier and cheaper to dress in the latest styles. But, behind the fashion industry’s glamourous runways and storefronts, there are hidden social, environmental and economic costs that threaten the long-term viability of this global industry. Come learn how you can take more sustainable action every time you get dressed and learn how sustainable fashion is growing, both in Calgary and beyond. UCalgary Alumni is proud to support the speaker series, Calgary and Beyond: Sustainability in the Next 20 years.
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Links and Drinks: Fears, Peers and Beers | Oct. 25

Links and Drinks: Fears, Peers and Beers | Oct. 25

Time:  6 – 9 p.m.
Cost: $10, includes appetizers and one drink ticket

Conquer your networking fears (over beers)! Expect a night of laughter as an improv actors perform career coach Brian Palmer’s do’s and definitely-do-not’s for creating new career contacts and opportunities.
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Idea Exchange | Oct. 29

Idea Exchange | Oct. 29

Location: San Francisco

Idea Exchange Tour is a chance to connect with your fellow UCalgary Alumni and enjoy lively, expert-led discussions on a range of meaningful topics.
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Dig In

Dig In! to Blockchain 2.0 | Nov. 8

Time: 7 – 8:30 a.m. 
Cost: $10, includes breakfast
In the past 10 years, blockchain technology has evolved beyond cryptocurrencies and is now used in variety of industries, with large organizations such as the Australian Stock Exchange working to implement the technology into its operations. But it’s still relatively mysterious. Join us and discover what needs to happen before blockchain goes truly mainstream.
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Highlights

UCalgary alumni are doing amazing things in Calgary and around the world. Check out some of our favourite alumni highlights.

Alumnae Twins Star in Netflix’s Series of Unfortunate Events

Alumnae Twins Star in Netflix’s Series of Unfortunate Events

We lift the curtain on those hapless Baudelaire siblings, treacherous Count Olaf and the beguiling beginnings behind all those Lemony Snicket books and episodes.

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Why it’s Good to Be Grateful Beyond Thanksgiving

Why it’s Good to Be Grateful Beyond Thanksgiving

Is “gratitude” the new self-help buzzword of the moment?  The importance of gratitude goes far beyond Tom Turkey and pumpkin pie. 

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Campaign 301 | 2018 Progress Report

Campaign 301 - 2018 Progress Report

Read about many of the great things that are happening on campus, in our community and beyond. 

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Careers in Motion: Fatima Nasser, BSc’07, BN’11

Careers in Motion: Fatima Nasser, BSc’07, BN’11

This month, we chatted with Calgary-based entrepreneur and award-winning home-builder Fatima Nasser, BSc’07, BN’11, who, along with her husband, Moe Abdullah, won last year’s Building Industry Lane Developers (BILD) award.

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