Alumni Reunion Programme

Details of the Reunion day programme, school and departmental visits, and optional afternoon activities.

 

Saturday 30 September 2017
 9.45am Registration with tea and coffee in the Great Hall
10.30am Guild of Graduates Alumni Association AGM - Agenda
 11.00am

Department/School visits

Confirmed departments:

  • Law
  • History
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Chemistry
  • Civil Engineering
  • Electronic, Electrical and Systems Engineering
  • Mathematics
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Metallurgy and Materials
  • Physics and Astronomy
  • Biosciences
  • Geography
  • Social Sciences (including the Business School)
  • Medical School
 1.00pm

Reunion lunch (includes unlimited wine and soft drinks)

  • special two course lunch with the Vice-Chancellor for those celebrating a 50th or Golden anniversary (Class of 1967 or before)
  • buffet lunch for all other attendees
 2.30pm Class photos
 3.00pm

Guild of Graduates Lectures

  • Healthy Ageing and How to Achieve it, Professor Janet Lord
  • Gravitational Waves, Professor Alberto Vecchio
  • Immunology & Immunotherapy, Professor Benjamin Willcox
 4.00pm Optional activities*
 5.30pm Drinks and canapés in Bramall foyer with a performance
 7.30pm Reunion dinner including unlimited wine and soft drinks (tickets must be pre-booked)

The cost of a day ticket includes all activities except for the reunion dinner at 7.30pm.

Do let the Events Team know if there is anything you feel should be included in the day's events, or if you would like to organise your own activities for the day.

Telephone: 0121 4148904

Email: alumnievents@contacts.bham.ac.uk

*Our optional activities are yet to be confirmed. In previous years, these have included:

  • Minibus or walking campus tour
  • Self-led tour of the Barber Institute of Fine Arts
  • Self-led tour of the Winterbourne House and Garden
  • Self-led tour of Blue Plaque and Sculpture Trails
  • Tour of the Guild of Students
  • Self-led tour of the Lapworth Museum
  • Free time to explore campus at your leisure
  • Tour of the new Library