ALUMNI WEEKEND 2022

ALUMNI WEEKEND 2022

Schedule of Events

Friday
Jun
3
Saturday
Jun
4
Sunday
Jun
5
Family Friendly
Inside UD
Main Events
New
Reception
Reunion

12th Annual CEE Alumni Golf Outing

Friday, June 3
8:30a.m. - 4p.m. Eastern | Deerfield Country Club

Inside UD


Please join us at the 12th Annual CEE Alumni Golf Outing! The event will take place at Deerfield Country Club on Friday, June 3rd. Tee time is 8:30am, and a buffet lunch will be served immediately following the golf outing. Please be sure to register early since this event will fill quickly!

Cost:

$125 per golfer (UD Grad before 2017)

$75 per golfer (UD Grad 2017-2021)

Additional Sponsorship Opportunities:

$350 for a lunch sponsor, cart sponsor or range sponsor

$500 for a company sponsorship

Company Culture Workshop

Friday, June 3
2p.m. - 3p.m. Eastern | Venture Development Center

Inside UD New


Please register for planning purposes.

A professional workshop and interactive experience exploring Company Culture design with UD Adjunct Professor, Nat Measley.  How do we build effective teams, communities, change-making company cultures in a modern world?

Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering Alumni Reception

Friday, June 3
3:30p.m. - 5:30p.m. Eastern | Colburn Lab - 2nd Floor Lobby

Reception


  • Please register for planning purposes.
  • Catch up with advisors, faculty, and staff
  • Meet our new faculty and students

Department of Hospitality and Sport Business Management Alumni Reception

Friday, June 3
3:30p.m. - 5:30p.m. Eastern | Raub Hall (Outside & behind Raub)

Reception


  • Please register for planning purposes
  • Open to alumni & friends
  • Includes appetizers, beer and wine

Alumni Welcome Back | BME Alumni Reception

Friday, June 3
4p.m. - 6p.m. Eastern | Ammon Pinizzotto Biopharmaceutical Innovation Center- (BPI) (STC11)

Reception


Cost: $15 per person

  • Open to Blue Hens & Friends (21 yrs.+)
  • Includes heavy hors d'oeuvres and event swag
  • Cash Bar

Delaware Diamonds Society Walkway

Friday, June 3
4p.m. - 6p.m. Eastern | Delaware Diamonds Society Walkway at Old College

This event is available to a limited audience.

Inside UD


Visit the walkway in front of Old College to see your engraved brick and talk with UD staff.

  • Please register for planning purposes
  • Open to Delaware Diamond Society members and their guests
  • Includes water and trail mix

CANR Alumni Tasting Night

Friday, June 3
4:30p.m. - 6:30p.m. Eastern | Townsend Hall Grounds

Reception


  • Please register for planning purposes
  • Open to CANR Alumni (21 yrs+)
  • Includes UDairy treats uniquely paired with local craft brews and wines
  • Additional drinks available at cash bar

Welcome Back Reception | HORN Entrepreneurship

Friday, June 3
5p.m. - 6:30p.m. Eastern | The Venture Development Center

Reception


  • Please register for planning purposes
  • The Horn Alumni Council, faculty & staff look forward to welcoming back alumni and guests to the VDC. 

Biden School Ice Cream Social: Celebrate, Honor and Reflect at the Biden Institute

Friday, June 3
5p.m. - 7p.m. Eastern | Biden Institute

New


  • Please register for planning purposes
  • Open to alumni, faculty/staff, community members & friends

Department of Computer and Information Sciences Alumni Reception

Friday, June 3
5p.m. - 7p.m. Eastern | Smith Hall

Reception


  • Please register for planning purposes
  • Includes appetizers, beer and wine
  • Lab demos will be available on the 2nd floor

Electrical & Computer Engineering Alumni Reception

Friday, June 3
5p.m. - 7p.m. Eastern | iSuite Evans Hall

Family Friendly New


  • Please register for planning purposes
  • Includes appetizers, beer and wine
  • Open to Blue Hens and friends
  • Children under 18 must be accompanied by an adult
  • iSuite demos will be available

MechE Family Cookout

Friday, June 3
5p.m. - 8p.m. Eastern | Front Lawn of Spencer Lab

Family Friendly Reception


  • Please register for planning purposes
  • Open to Blue Hens, family, & friends
  • Includes food, drinks and lawn games for all to enjoy
  • Enjoy music, lawn games, and free UD MechE gear
  • Faculty will be out in full force and would love to see you again.

Lerner College Alumni Awards of Excellence

Friday, June 3
6p.m. - 7:30p.m. Eastern | Lerner Hall Atrium

Reception


Please register for planning purposes

The Lerner College Alumni Award of Excellence is presented each year to select alumni who have exhibited exceptional accomplishments, including professional success, contribution to the community, giving back to Lerner College and a commitment to excellence.

We will again be awarding a Rising Star Alumni Award. This award recognizes recent alumni who exemplify the qualities and spirit of our Alumni Awards of Excellence. 

CEHD Alumni Reception

Friday, June 3
6p.m. - 8p.m. Eastern | Perkins West Lounge

Reception


  • Please register for planning purposes
  • Open to Blue Hens & Friends (21 yrs.+)
  • College leadership will welcome current faculty, retirees & alumni to a reception with music, food, beverages.

UDAA Awards Celebration

Friday, June 3
7p.m. - 8p.m. Eastern | Gore Recital Hall, CFA

Reception


Please register for planning purposes.

Come celebrate the 2022 recipients of the UD Alumni Association's Alumni Wall of Fame, Outstanding Alumni, and Warner and Taylor Awards.

7:00 PM - Ceremony, reception immediately following



Class of 1997 | 25th Class Reunion Celebration

Friday, June 3
7p.m. - 9p.m. Eastern | The Green

Sponsored by: UD Alumni Association

Reunion


Cost: $30 per person

Open to Blue Hens & Friends (21 yrs.+)

6:30 PM | Check-in Opens
7:00 PM| Event Begins

Class of 2012 | 10th Class Reunion Celebration

Friday, June 3
7p.m. - 9p.m. Eastern | The Green

Sponsored by: UD Alumni Association

Reunion


Cost: $30 per person

Open to Blue Hens & Friends (21 yrs.+)

6:30 PM | Check-in Opens
7:00 PM| Event Begins

Class of 2017 | 5th Class Reunion Celebration

Friday, June 3
7p.m. - 9p.m. Eastern | The Green

Sponsored by: UD Alumni Association

Reunion


Cost: $30 per person

Open to Blue Hens & Friends (21 yrs.+)

6:30 PM | Check-in Opens
7:00 PM| Event Begins

BHLP Anniversary Alumni Reunion

Friday, June 3
7p.m. - 10p.m. Eastern | Daugherty Hall, Trabant University Center

Reception


Cost: $10 per person

  • Open to BHLP and QUEST alumni & friends
  • Includes heavy hors d'oeuvres
  • Cash bar
  • Lots of memories served in an Open House style get together!

MechE Poker Night & Social Hour

Friday, June 3 - Saturday, June 4 | Hamilton's on Main

New


Cost:

$80 | Tournament - 3 hrs. of continuous play

$40 | Casual - 1 hr. of play with a coaching session at the top of every hour (choose hour you would like to attend)

  • Open to alumni and friends (21 yrs.+)
  • Reservations are required for a seat at the poker tables
  • Poker ticket includes 1 free drink & light appetizers.
  • Non-ticketed guests are also welcome to observe play 
  • Cash bar and full menu available for additional purchase

Please note that Delaware law does not allow for monetary prizes, and any proceeds from poker night will go to keeping the UD MechE program awesome.

Rocking the Blue & Yellow Old School Party

Friday, June 3 - Saturday, June 4 | Courtyard by Marriott Newark - University of Delaware

Sponsored by: Kelvin Glymph '83/BE

New Reception


Dance Hits from the '80s, '90s & 2000

Cost: $25 per person
  • Open to Blue Hens & friends (21 yrs.+)
  • Includes dancing, seating, and hors d'oeuvres
  • Cash bar

Producer | Kelvin Glymph BE83

Music By | DJ No Doubt & Guest DJ - Clean Music Only

Mechanical Engineering Alumni/Faculty Golf Outing

Saturday, June 4
8:30a.m. - 12p.m. Eastern | Deerfield Country Club

Inside UD


Cost: $100 per player

  • Open to ME alumni, faculty, & friends
  • 8:30 AM | Registration opens
  • 9:00 AM | Shotgun Start



Brunch with the Mascots

Saturday, June 4
10a.m. - 12p.m. Eastern | Caesar Rodney Dining Hall

Family Friendly Main Events


Cost:

$20 | Blue Hens & Friends (12 yrs.+)
$15 | Future Blue Hens (11 yrs & younger)

  • Includes all-you-can-eat brunch
  • Face painting and other activities are available
  • Meet YoUDee & Baby Blue

SLOBR Bike Ride

Saturday, June 4
10a.m. - 12p.m. Eastern | Spencer Lab

Inside UD


  • Please register for planning purposes
  • All ability levels welcome
  • Out & back loop from Spencer Lab through scenic White Clay
  • Includes socializing, refreshments and swag after the ride
  • Please bring your own bike and helmet

Choose your ride group:

  • Casual (5-8 miles)
  • Not-As-Casual (10-12 miles) | Mountain bike recommended, may go off-road

Drag Show Brunch

Saturday, June 4
10:30a.m. - 1p.m. Eastern | Bacchus Theater | Perkins Student Center

Sponsored by: UD Alumni Association

Main Events New


Cost: $25 per adult

  • Open to Blue Hens & Friends (21 yrs+)
  • 10:30 AM - Doors Open | 11:00 AM - Show Begins
  • Mimosas and Bloody Mary’s available for purchase

Attending with friends? Share their full names in the space provided (max 8 people per table).

  • Tables will be assigned prior to the event
  • We will do our best to accommodate your request
  • Requests will be considered until May 20th


Buzz on Beekeeping

Saturday, June 4
11a.m. - 1p.m. Eastern | Grounds of Townsend Hall

Family Friendly Inside UD


  • Please register for planning purposes
  • Children are welcome and must be accompanied by an adult

Wesley Foundation Campus Ministry Brunch

Saturday, June 4
11:30a.m. - 1:30p.m. Eastern | Heritage Hall, Newark United Methodist Church

Family Friendly Reception


  • Please register for planning purposes
  • Open to alumni, family, and friends

Tour of UDairy Creamery Facilities (12 PM)

Saturday, June 4
12p.m. - 1p.m. Eastern | UDairy Creamery, South Campus

Family Friendly Inside UD


    Cost: $10 per person
    • Limited space available
    • Includes samples throughout the tour
    • Children are welcome and must be accompanied by an adult

    Design Studio v2.0 Updates & Tour

    Saturday, June 4
    12p.m. - 3p.m. Eastern | Spencer Lab 1st Floor

    Inside UD


    • Please register for planning purposes
    • Open House tours of our renovated Design Studio available between 12 - 3 PM
    • Tours on the half-hour, starting in the Spencer Lab Lobby


    6 Wire & Alexander Kariotis: From Classical to Rock

    Saturday, June 4
    12:30p.m. - 1:30p.m. Eastern | Thompson Theatre

    Inside UD New


    Please register for planning purposes.

    6-WIRE and Alexander Kariotis Performance and Conversation with the Ensemble

    Saturday, June 4
    12:30p.m. - 2:30p.m. Eastern | Thompson Theatre, Roselle Center for the Arts

    This event is available to a limited audience.

    Inside UD New


    Enjoy a “Classical to Rock” performance, followed by an exclusive conversation with the world-renowned UD ensemble-in-residence.

    • Please register for planning purposes
    • Open to Delaware Diamond Society members and their guests

    Mechtriarchy Coffee Hour

    Saturday, June 4
    1p.m. - 2p.m. Eastern | Little Goat Coffee

    New


    Join the Women of Mechanical Engineering (aka The Mechtriarchy) for a casual coffee hour.

    • Please register for planning purposes
    • Drip coffee will be complimentary; fancy drinks are on you
    • Open to members of the Mechriarchy (alumnae & students), as well as faculty mentors and supporters of these fantastic women engineers

    Tower at STAR Tours - College of Health Sciences

    Saturday, June 4
    1p.m. - 2p.m. Eastern | Tower at STAR

    Inside UD New


    • Behind the scenes tour of the Tower at STAR and Health Sciences Complex
    • Please register for planning purposes
    • Limit 2 people per party
    • Children are welcome and must be accompanied by an adult

    Perfect Pairing: Taste of Argentina

    Saturday, June 4
    1p.m. - 2:15p.m. Eastern | Harker Interdisciplinary Science and Engineering Laboratory

    Main Events


    Cost: $30 per adult

    • Open to Blue Hens & Friends (21 yrs+)
    • Includes light hor d'oeuvres and wine pairings

    Whitney Athletic Center Tours

    Saturday, June 4
    1p.m. - 2:30p.m. Eastern | Whitney Athletic Center

    This event is available to a limited audience.

    Inside UD New


    Tour this new innovative center that serves as an integrated hub for training and athletics.

    • Please register for planning purposes
    • Open to Delaware Diamond Society members and their guest
    • Limit 2 people per party
    • Please choose the tour that best fist your schedule: 1 PM or 1:30 PM

    CEE Chair’s Event at Autumn Arch Brewery

    Saturday, June 4
    1p.m. - 3p.m. Eastern | Autumn Arch Brewery

    New Reception


    Stop by the brewery to catch up and have lunch with CEE Alumni!

    • Please register for planning purposes
    • Open to Blue Hens, friends & family
    • Includes lunch
    • Limited space available.  Register early!

    Tour of UDairy Creamery Facilities (2 PM)

    Saturday, June 4
    2p.m. - 3p.m. Eastern | UDairy Creamery, South Campus

    Family Friendly Inside UD


    Cost: $10 per person
    • Limited space available
    • Includes samples throughout the tour
    • Children are welcome and must be accompanied by an adult

    Tower at STAR Tours - College of Health Sciences

    Saturday, June 4
    2:30p.m. - 3:30p.m. Eastern | Tower at STAR

    Inside UD New


    • Behind the scenes tour of the Tower at STAR and Health Sciences Complex
    • Please register for planning purposes
    • Limit 2 people per party
    • Children are welcome and must be accompanied by an adult

    Wellbeing Center at Warner Hall Tours

    Saturday, June 4
    2:30p.m. - 4:30p.m. Eastern | Warner Hall

    This event is available to a limited audience.

    Inside UD New


    Tour the new center that includes relaxation spaces, health and wellness programs and offices and more.

    • Please register for planning purposes
    • Open to Delaware Diamond Society members and their guest
    • Limit 2 people per party
    • Please choose the tour that best fits your schedule: 2:30 PM or 3:30 PM

    Athletics Alumni Weekend Gathering

    Saturday, June 4
    3p.m. - 5p.m. Eastern | Klondike Kate's

    Reception


    • Please register for planning purposes
    • Catch up with former teammates and other student-athlete alumni 
    • Includes 2 drink tickets; cash bar

    Hillel Wine and Schmooze

    Saturday, June 4
    3p.m. - 5p.m. Eastern | Kristol Center for Jewish Life

    Reception


    • Please register for planning purposes
    • Includes wine, snacks and schmoozing with alumni

    Honors College Alumni Reception

    Saturday, June 4
    3p.m. - 5p.m. Eastern | UD Honors College

    Reception


    • Please register for planning purposes
    • Open to Blue Hens & Friends (21 yrs+)
    • Includes complimentary hors d’oeuvres and 2 drinks for Honors alumni who register
    • Cash bar also available for additional drink purchase

    Undergraduate Admissions Alumni Reception

    Saturday, June 4
    3p.m. - 5p.m. Eastern | University Visitor's Center

    Reception


    • Please register for planning purposes
    • Lite apps and beverages will be provided.
    • All former BHAs, DELs, and BHAMs are welcome!


    Delaware Diamonds Society Walkway

    Saturday, June 4
    3p.m. - 5:30p.m. Eastern | Delaware Diamonds Society Walkway at Old College

    This event is available to a limited audience.

    Inside UD


    Visit the walkway in front of Old College to see your engraved brick and talk with UD staff.

    • Please register for planning purposes
    • Open to Delaware Diamond Society members and their guests
    • Includes water and trail mix

    Double Del Social

    Saturday, June 4
    3:30p.m. - 4:30p.m. Eastern | Trabant Student Center

    Family Friendly Main Events


    • Please register for planning purposes
    • Includes Double Del picture keepsake

    Dela-Fest

    Saturday, June 4
    5p.m. - 8p.m. Eastern | The Green

    Sponsored by: UD Alumni Association

    Main Events New


    Cost:

    $60 | Early Hen (ends April 25th)

    $70 | General Admission (Begins April 26th)

    • Open to Blue Hens & Friends (21 yrs+)
    • Open beer and wine bar
    • Includes food (burgers, hotdogs, and other beer garden fare) 
    • Vegetarian, Vegan and Gluten-Free options are available
    • Includes an exclusive Alumni Weekend 2022 mug and T-shirt

    3 PM on June 4 | Event Check-In & Swag Pick-Up Opens 

    As part of the total cost to attend Dela-Fest, $10 will be donated to the Blue Hen Strong Fund, which directly supports the ever-evolving needs of UD students.  The fund helps provide resources and assistance—such as safe housing, tuition support, advanced technology, career readiness and so much more—to students in critical need.

    YoUDee Spirit Alumni Association Reception & Tour of the Whitney Athletic Center

    Sunday, June 5
    10a.m. - 12p.m. Eastern | Whitney Athletic Center

    Sponsored by: UD Alumni Association

    Family Friendly New


    Cost: $15 per person

    • Open to Cheer, Dance, and Mascot team alumni and their guests
    • Includes hors d’oeuvres and a tour of the Whitney Athletic Center