Alumni Weekend

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We can't wait to welcome you back to campus for a very special celebration! Reunite, reminisce and celebrate with your classmates, friends and family at Alumni Weekend 2023. You're invited to join reunion events, anniversary celebrations, learning opportunities and more.

Register today to join us on campus on Friday, June 2 and Saturday, June 3, 2023!

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Alumni Weekend Special Presentation: Rock This Town - SOLD OUT

Friday, June 2, 2023 | 7:00 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.

Federation Hall, University of Waterloo

Rock This Town brings to life the exciting history of rock music concerts in KW from the 1960s & ‘70s. An insider’s look into the gritty reality of building the local live music scene. This 70-minute documentary features interviews with music business pros plus performances by today’s musicians. Rock stars come and go but live music is here to stay!

Rock This Town was produced by Betty Anne Keller (BA '69), who will join us for an exclusive post-screening chat alongside Joe Recchia (BASC '68, MASC '71) and other special guests. Step back into Fed Hall and relive the music and memories that made history!

Event Program:

7:00 - 7:30 p.m. - Live music and reception

7:30 - 8:45 p.m. - Rock This Town film screening

8:45 - 9:30 p.m. - Post-screening chat

Cost: $15 Adult/Alumni, $10 Current UWaterloo Student, includes a drink ticket and concession voucher

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Forever Black and Gold Luncheon

Saturday, June 3, 2023 | 12:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Federation Hall, University of Waterloo

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Join us at Fed Hall for a gourmet buffet lunch, interactive activities and displays and live music. Reconnect and mingle with alumni and friends from all faculties and wear or bring along your favourite University of Waterloo clothing or memorabilia for a chance to win great prizes!

Milestone Anniversary Celebration

This event will feature a special celebration for alumni celebrating 25th, 50th, 55th and 60th anniversaries, with an archives display of photos and memorabilia from the milestone years and a celebratory address by University of Waterloo President Vivek Goel.

Cost: $30.00, includes gourmet buffet lunch and a drink ticket

There will be halal and vegetarian/vegan options available.

Presented by TD Insurance Meloche Monnex:

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Featuring: Jones and the Jackpines

Jones + the Jackpines are an indie trio from Kitchener-Waterloo made up of frontwoman Syd Jones (BSC '20) and her backing musicians Matt Wartman (BSC '07) and Graham Campbell (BA '08, MA '14). They play a variety of folk, rock, and Canadian indie classics, and originals.


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