Events

No matter if you’re a recent grad, retiree or somewhere in-between, connect with like-minded alumni all year long.

Upcoming Alumni Events

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

Canada Day Celebration in Silicon Valley | June 27

Canada Day Celebration in Silicon Valley | June 27

Time: 5:30 p.m. onwards
Location: Uproar Brewing Company, 439 S 1st St., San Jose (see map)
Cost: Free 

Digital Moose Lounge is hosting a Canada Day Celebration in Silicon Valley for everyone: families and individuals, Canadians and friends-of-Canadians. 

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Canada Day Celebration in San Francisco | July 1

Canada Day Celebration in San Francisco | July 1

Time: 5:30 - 8:30 p.m.
Location: Kells Irish Restaurant and Bar, 530 Jackson St., San Francisco (see map)
Cost: Free

Join local UCalgary alumnus, Mark Lee, BA’16, BComm’16, at Kells Irish Restaurant and Bar for the biggest and best Canada Day celebration in the city. Mark is keen to connect with San Francisco-based grads to establish a local alumni chapter, so be sure to say hello and enjoy a chat over a beer.

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UCalgary Arts Presents: Oh the Fun We've Had Square Dancing | August 1

UCalgary Arts Presents: Oh the Fun We've Had Square Dancing | August 1

Time: 7:30 a.m.
Location: UCalgary Downtown Campus - 906 8th Ave S.W.
Cost: $10 (includes breakfast)

Join us for a promenade into the history of square dancing in Calgary. Dr. Barbara Schneider, PhD, and Dr. Liza McCoy, PhD, explore square dancing’s roots in our city. After pancakes we will get you do-si-do’ing with square dancing’s local talent.

UCalgary Alumni is proud to sponsor this event.

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Rethinking the Closet: Gay Life Before Stonewall with George Chauncey | August 23

Rethinking the Closet: Gay Life Before Stonewall with George Chauncey | August 23

Time: 6 p.m. (reception to follow)
Location: Patricia A. Whelan Performance Hall, Central Library (map)
Cost: It's on us!

Presented by the Calgary Institute for the Humanities
Proudly Supported by UCalgary Alumni

The inaugural Calgary Institute for the Humanities LGBTQ Lecture hosts Dr. George Chauncey, PhD, author of the groundbreaking study, Gay New York. Chauncey will present a follow-up to his acclaimed book with a look at gay culture in New York between the Second World War and the 1969 Stonewall uprising. 

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2019 Chancellor's Ride | September 8

2019 Chancellor's Ride | September 8

University of Calgary’s Chancellor Deborah Yedlin is hosting a cycling event to support the Chancellor’s Scholarship Fund that provides four-year full-ride scholarships to exceptional students. Together, we will make a difference for students through your support of the Chancellor's Scholarship Fund.  Ride On! 

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Anxiety Program for Children | September - December

Anxiety Program for Children | September - December

Time: Tuesdays, 5:15 p.m. - 6:15 p.m.
Location: UCalgary Main Campus
Cost: $275

Does your child suffer with anxiety? Anxiety is crippling for young children and often times they are unable to find the support they need. Integrated Services in Education (ISE) at the Werklund School of Education, is hosting a four-month clinic-based Anxiety Prevention and Management program for children aged 8 – 11 years.

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Reading Intervention Program | September - April

Reading Intervention Program | September - April

Time: 5:15 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.
Location: UCalgary Main Campus
Cost: $450

Children in grades 2 to four who struggle to sound out words or to read fluently are the target of a clinic-based reading program offered by Integrated Services in Education (ISE) at the Werklund School of Education. While there are several areas involved in reading, the program focuses on decoding and fluency. The series starts with a free screening session; if the child meets the criteria, they will receive weekly small-group (four to six children) instruction for 19 weeks.

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Event Series

Idea Exchange

What makes a good idea? They are fueled by passion, transformational and deliver value. Join us in Calgary and across North America for lively, expert-led discussions to explore ideas that challenge our perceptions and push boundaries.

Dig In!

Dig in to the most important meal and interesting topics of the day. Join your fellow alumni for breakfast and an intimate and interactive discussion examining innovation and technology, hot topics and trends, and more. 

Links and Drinks

Hey, graduates of the last decade — we know you’re looking to make connections and learn some important career- and life-hacks. But who says you can’t do both while having a whole lot of fun? That’s what Links and Drinks is all about!