Trinity’s Can’t-Miss Events of Alumni Weekend 2022
Alumni get an exciting slate of opportunities to reconnect
Friday, September 2, 2022
seven trinity alumni smile at the 2021 alumni weekend block party

No matter your graduating year, major, affinity group, or organization, Trinity’s Alumni Weekend 2022 is your chance to reconnect with friends, classmates, professors, and more. 

From Oct. 20-23, join us for a series of can’t-miss events that will have you laughing, dancing, and feeling just like you did when you were on campus as an undergrad.

Register for these headlining events online:

Block Party and Reunion Celebrations 

Saturday, Oct. 22, 6 p.m.

Join all alumni in celebrating Trinity’s reuniting classes with our annual, signature block party! Take a stroll down Oakmont while enjoying live entertainment,capturing photos with friends, and enjoying dinner and drinks. We will toast to all reunion classes throughout the evening as well, so be sure to head to your class reunion to reunite with friends and reminisce on your histories and accomplishments.

Alumni Awards Ceremony  

Friday, Oct. 21, 6 p.m.

All Tigers are invited to celebrate the amazing accomplishments of Trinity alumni at a special ceremony that will award the Distinguished Alumni Award, the Spirit of Trinity Award, Fraternity and Sorority Life Alumni Advisor of the Year, Outstanding Young Alumni, and Trinity’s Tower Awards.

Fiesta with the Faculty and Artisans and Authors Fair  

Friday, Oct. 21, 4-6 p.m.

Alumni along with current and retired faculty, staff, and friends are welcome to reconnect with your favorite faculty members and take the time to let them know where you’ve gone and how grateful you are to have learned from them! Attendees will also have an opportunity to view and purchase items from the Artisans & Authors fair. Artisans and Authors can submit their interest in participating online.

Alumni College: Classes without Quizzes 

Friday, Oct. 21, 1-3 p.m.

Alumni College provides opportunities for intellectual enrichment to all alumni. Learn from faculty and alumni subject-matter experts as they share their knowledge through three mini-lecture sessions. And the best part? No tests, just intellectual stimulation!

This year's theme: 
Transformational Changes in American Society 

Session 1: 
American Journalism in the Age of Social Media: Challenges and Opportunities
Speaker: Zhaoxi (Josie) Liu, Ph.D. Associate Professor, Department of Communication

Session 2: 
From the Sidelines to the Headlines: Title IX and the Legacy of Women’s Sports at Trinity
Speaker: Betsy Gerhardt Pasley '77, author of the upcoming book The Legacy of Women's Sports at Trinity University: From the Sidelines to the Headlines

Session 3: 
Artificial Intelligence: Utopian Promises & Dystopian Warnings
Speaker: Matthew Hibbs, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Department of Computer Science

Pre-Game Football Tailgate and Affinity Picnic  

Saturday, Oct. 22, 11 a.m.-1 p.m.

Meet up with your friends from Greek life, athletics, student orgs, and other affinities, then cheer on the Trinity Tigers football team.

The Bengal Lancer Foundation is proud to sponsor a tailgate for all to enjoy! All are welcome to join in the pre-game tailgate festivities, play yard games, and picnic with those who share their interests and affinities. Student groups such as clubs, organizations, fraternities, sororities, sports teams, and more, are encouraged to contact Ryan Thomas for Tailgate Tables.  

And be sure to see the Trinity Athletics Hall of Fame inductions during halftime at the football game!

Young Alumni Brunch 

Saturday, Oct. 22, 9:30-10:30 a.m.

Graduates of 2012-22 are invited to join us for a millennial-inspired brunch, mingle with friends, and connect with your recent Young Alumni award recipients!

    Alumni Weekend Registration 

    Alumni Weekend Schedule 

Jeremiah Gerlach is the brand journalist for Trinity University Strategic Communications and Marketing.

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