Events Listing

Bay Area Tech Entrepreneurs Panel
Date: July 31, 2014
Time: 5:30 PM
Join U of M alumni for networking and a panel of successful UofM Tech Entrepreneurs as they share their insights hosted at Slalom Consulting!

B1GFest in Atlanta
Date: August 2, 2014
Join fellow Atlanta Gophers in Buckhead for the premier charity event for Big Ten alumni, fans and friends. Learn More here.

Rouser Rally New Student Sendoff Milwaukee-SE Wisconsin
Date: August 2, 2014
Time: 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Join us for a special Rouser Rally event for incoming U of M freshmen. Proud Golden Gophers of Wisconsin unite! .

Rouser Rally New Student Sendoff Madison
Date: August 3, 2014
Time: 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Join us for a special Rouser Rally event for incoming U of M freshmen. Proud Golden Gophers of Wisconsin unite!

Campus Club Happy Hour
Date: August 4, 2014
Time: 3:00 PM to 6:00 PM
The Campus Club welcomes the University community to enjoy
Happy Hour 3-6 p.m. weekdays during June, July, and August

  • Open to non-Campus Club members during summer Happy Hour
  • This special offer runs through Friday, August 29. 
  • Food and beverage specials are available Mon, Tues, and Wed. 
  • Located on the 4th floor of Coffman Union with scenic downtown Minneapolis views
Campus Club information.
Alumni Association membership discounts at the Campus Club.

Atlanta Alumni Get-Together
Date: August 5, 2014
Time: 7:00 PM
Tin Roof Cantina will be our official game-watch bar for the coming season! Let's get-together to warm up the venue and talk about upcoming events. 

2014 St. Croix Valley Student Send-Off
Date: August 7, 2014
Welcome members of the University of Minnesota's class of 2018 and connect with fellow alumni in the St. Croix Valley Chapter area! 

San Diego Student Send-Off
Date: August 9, 2014
Please join us on August 9 to give a rousing Gopher send-off to our local students leaving San Diego to attend the University of Minnesota. 

Bay Area Student Send-Off
Date: August 10, 2014
Enjoy refreshments, the scenery, and socializing with current and future alumni!

Astros vs Twins Game in Houston
Date: August 12, 2014
Join us for a great night at the ballpark with U of M alumni and friends!

2014 Rouser Rally Student Send-Off in Mankato
Date: August 14, 2014
Welcome members of the University of Minnesota's class of 2018 and connect with fellow alumni in the Mankato South Central Chapter area! 

Puget Sound Annual Summer Picnic
Date: August 17, 2014
Please join us with your favorite dish & bring your own drinks. Starts at 3 p.m.

Atlanta Big Ten Alumni Picnic
Date: August 17, 2014
Time: 11:30 AM
Jon fellow Gophers, families and friends for the annual Atlanta Big Ten picnic in Blackburn Park.

DC Student Send-Off and Ice Cream Social
Date: August 17, 2014
Time: 2:00 PM
Join us as we send off local students going to the University of Minnesota in the fall and share your memories of the U!

Campus Club Happy Hour
Date: August 18, 2014
Time: 3:00 PM to 6:00 PM
The Campus Club welcomes the University community to enjoy
Happy Hour 3-6 p.m. weekdays during June, July, and August

  • Open to non-Campus Club members during summer Happy Hour
  • This special offer runs through Friday, August 29. 
  • Food and beverage specials are available Mon, Tues, and Wed. 
  • Located on the 4th floor of Coffman Union with scenic downtown Minneapolis views
Campus Club information.
Alumni Association membership discounts at the Campus Club.

Minnesota @ TCU Pregame Tailgate
Date: September 13, 2014
Time: 12:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Gather with fans in Fort Worth before cheering the Golden Gophers to victory!

New Itasca Center Ribbon Cutting Weekend
Date: September 19, 2014 to September 21, 2014
Please join the College of Biological Science in celebrating the dedication of the New Campus Center! 

CLA Alumni at 612 Brew
Date: September 23, 2014
Time: 6:00 PM
Join fellow College of Liberal Arts and School of Journalism and Mass Communication alumni for an evening of beer, food, and socializing at 612 Brew’s tap room and patio. 

Goldy's Homecoming Kickoff
Date: October 13, 2014
Get together to celebrate the beginning of Homecoming week! The Front Plaza of Coffman Uion will be the host of Taste of Coffman where you will receive free snacks and treats, caricature artists, henna tattoos and more! Free.

Design Intersections: Featuring Maurice Blanks of Blu Dot
Date: October 14, 2014
Time: 8:00 AM
Design Intersections showcases designers and business leaders from various fields exploring the consequences and potential for design-induced change. Our Homecoming edition showcases Maurice Blanks, co-founder of the Minneapolis-based contemporary furniture design company, Blu Dot.
Mcnamara Alumni Center; $30 Early-bird (by Sept. 30), $40 Regular (by Oct. 13, noon), $15 Students, $45 Walk In
Visit http://design.umn.edu/calendar/ for more as it becomes available.

Creative Writing Program Reading by Novelist Stacey D'Erasmo
Date: October 14, 2014
Time: 7:00 PM
he Creative Writing Program presents Stacey D'Erasmo reading from her fourth novel Wonderland (2014), the tale of a fortysomething woman rock star on the comeback trail. D'Erasmo also published a 2013 work of nonfiction, The Art of Intimacy, part of Graywolf Press’s “Art of” series on the craft of writing. More: https://events.umn.edu/035281

Homecoming Reception for Chinese Alumni
Date: October 15, 2014
Time: 3:00 PM
Free, at University International Center, 101. Visit http://chinacenter.umn.edu/ for more.

Alumni Awards Celebration
Date: October 16, 2014
Time: 5:30 PM
5:30-8 p.m.
Memorial Hall, McNamara Alumni Center
Help us honor outstanding alumni volunteers and groups that have made a significant impact on the University community. Tickets will go on sale in August.

Pharmacy "Back to School" Reunion
Date: October 17, 2014
Time: 8:00 AM
Returning alumni from graduating classes of 1937-1967 and 1989 will join current students for a Back to School class after enjoying breakfast with faculty and college leadership. Contact Jason Varin with questions at 612-626-8734 or vari0001@umn.edu.

Vet Med Class of 1964 50th Reunion
Date: October 17, 2014
Time: 9:00 AM
At Ben Pomeroy Student/Alumni Learning Center. Details to come.

International Student and Scholar Services Open House
Date: October 17, 2014
Time: 3:00 PM
International alumni are invited to an open house at the newly renovated offices of International Student and Scholar Services (ISSS) at 190 Humphrey School. Meet current and past directors and staff, and reconnect with other alumni in attendance. A casual reception will be hosted with light refreshments and snacks. Contact Rachel Peterson at pete8158@umn.edu for more.

Minnesota Library School Homecoming Reception
Date: October 17, 2014
Time: 4:00 PM
University of Minnesota Library School alumni are invited to a Homecoming Reception featuring light hors'doeuvres and tours of the Archival Caverns. Visit http://www.continuum.umn.edu/events/ for more.

CEHD Homecoming Alumni Party and Parade
Date: October 17, 2014
Time: 4:30 PM
Join CEHD alumni and friends on the Burton Hall Plaza for great food and music at our annual pre-parade party and march with us in the parade. RSVP at cehd.umn.edu/events/homecoming.

CSE Homecoming Celebration
Date: October 17, 2014
Time: 5:00 PM
Come celebrate Homecoming with the College of Science and Engineering! Have your picture taken with Goldy, enjoy fun activities for every age—including face painting, balloon art and student demonstrations! Pre-parade events take place inside the University's new Recreation and Wellness Center. More info coming on th CSE alumni events page: http://cse.umn.edu/admin/exrel/alumni/CSE_CONTENT_219566.php

CFANS Beer & Brats at the Bell
Date: October 17, 2014
Time: 5:30 PM
CFANS's 3rd Annual Beer & Brats Parade Party at the Bell Museum will take place Friday, October 17, from 5:30 pm - parade end, at the Bell Museum of Natural History's lawn space between the building and University Avenue. Alumni, families, students, and friends are welcome to enjoy free BBQ and a cash bar. More information available at z.umn.edu/cfanshomecoming

Carlson School Homecoming Parade Watch Party
Date: October 17, 2014
Time: 6:00 PM
Join the Carlson School to watch the Homecoming Parade on the Armory Lawn - University Avenue and Church Street. For more information and to register, visit: carlsonschool.umn.edu/alumnievents

Homecoming Parade
Date: October 17, 2014
Time: 7:00 PM
7-8 p.m.
Watch the parade as it makes it way down University Ave., between 15th Ave. S.E. and Oak St. S.E.

Join Dentistry in the parade!
Date: October 17, 2014
Time: 7:00 PM
Join Mr. Molar, the Tooth Fairy and the School of Dentistry as we walk in the parade and celebrate our 125th Anniversary.

Recreation and Wellness Alumni Parade Party
Date: October 17, 2014
Time: 8:00 PM
Alumni are invited to stop by the new University Recreation and Wellness Center for a family friendly celebration after the parade. Food, games, and prizes will be provided!

FOREVER GREEK: Greek Alumni Homecoming
Date: October 17, 2014
Time: 8:00 PM
Reunite with fellow alumni at our first all-Greek Homecoming event during the 100 year celebration of Homecoming!

Post-Parade at the Beacon with CDes, CLA and SJMC
Date: October 17, 2014
Time: 8:00 PM
Join a Post-Homecoming Parade Gathering at the Beacon with Design, Liberal Arts, and School of Journalism & Mass Communication alumni societies. Let’s Ski-U-Mah at the Beacon! Socialize, eat a bite, and pick up some U of M flair.
8:00 to 10:00 p.m.
Beacon Public House, University Commons Hotel

Ski-U-Mania!
Date: October 18, 2014
Time: 8:00 AM
8-11 a.m.
McNamara Alumni Center
Celebrate homecoming with us! Enjoy food, games, giveaways, and more. This year's homecoming royalty will also be crowned, so be there to see the new king and queen. Tickets will go on sale in August.

Ski-U-Mania 2014
Date: October 18, 2014
Time: 8:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Join us for the premier alumni pregame celebration at the McNamara Alumni Center.

CLA at Ski-U-Mania
Date: October 18, 2014
Time: 9:00 AM
Join fellow College of Liberal Arts alumni, family and friends at the U of M Alumni Association’s Ski-U-Mania pre-Homecoming game Pepfest. Gather in the Ski-U-Mah room at the McNamara Alumni Center, compliments of the College of Liberal Arts.

Homecoming Football Game
Date: October 18, 2014
Time: 11:00 AM
Minnesota vs. Purdue
11 a.m.
TCF Bank Stadium

The Program of Mortuary Science - All Class Reunion
Date: October 18, 2014
Time: 5:00 PM
The Program of Mortuary Science Alumni Society cordially invites all alumni and guests, students and friends of the Program to enjoy a time of food and fellowship. This is a great opportunity for alumni, students and friends of the Program to meet, mix and mingle. Historic Thomson-Dougherty 2535 Park Avenue South  Minneapolis
Details at www.mortuaryscience.umn.edu

Celebrate the Common Good: A Humphrey School All-class Reunion
Date: October 18, 2014
Time: 5:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Make plans to join us for the second annual Humphrey School All-class Reunion and to "Celebrate the Common Good."

School of Music Collage Concert
Date: October 18, 2014
Time: 7:30 PM
Ted Mann Concert Hall; free, first-come, first-served; https://events.umn.edu/035573

Borlaug Homecoming 5K
Date: October 19, 2014
Time: 10:00 AM
Enjoy the scenic beauty of the St. Paul campus by participating in the 5K. This event is a tribute to Norman Borlaug, a University alumni who is known as the "Hunger Warrior" for his work and increasing food security around the world. All ages are welcome to participate in the 5K. Sponsored by Project Food Security and the College of Food, Agricultural and Natural Resource Sciences.
More info and registration, when open, here.

School of Dentistry 125th Anniversary Gala
Date: October 24, 2014
Celebrate 125 years of dental education at the University of Minnesota

2015 MinneCollege in Florida
Date: January 17, 2015
Save the date for a day-long series of lectures by U of M faculty and more at the Naples, FL, Hilton.

2015 MinneCollege in Arizona
Date: February 28, 2015
Save the date for a day-long series of lectures by U of M faculty and more at the Millennium Scottsdale.

  

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