The weekend will kick off on Thursday night with the University of Memphis Association of Retirees (UMAR) Reunion Dinner in the University Center Ballroom. For more information about this event, contact
Alumni Coordinator Connie Thiemonge at firstname.lastname@example.org or 901/678-1333.
Don't miss the unveiling of the Bronze Tiger Statue outside the University Center on Friday, April 20, at 1 pm. Next celebrate the achievements
of our outstanding faculty at the Faculty Convocation immediately following the Tiger
Academic departments across campus will be hosting lunches and open houses throughout
the weekend. Be sure to check the Centennial Calendar for more information about times and locations of events.
The Department of Anthropology is also celebrating its 35 year anniversary. They will kick off the weekend with
a reception at the Jack Robinson Gallery on Main on Friday. Attendees are invited
to a free conference on Saturday from 8 am-12 noon followed by a gala dinner at the
Peabody that evening. The reunion weekend wraps up on Sunday with a free farewell
picnic at Chucalissa, sponsored by the U of M Anthropology Student Club.Click here for more information about the department's events for the weekend.
Campus will be bustling with activity on Saturday while many student groups host reunions.
Events include the Black Scholars Brunch, Black Student Reunion, Student Activities Council Reunion and Spring Fling Carnival, Black Alumni Mixer, Resident Assistant Reunion Open House, Frosh Camp Reunion, Emerging Leaders Reunion, Registered Student Organization Reunion, and the Loewenberg School of Nursing Reception. Check the Centennial Calendar for more details on these and additional events.
The Young Alumni Committee will host the Blue Moon Masquerade on the top of the Madison Saturday night. More information to follow.
Sunday's events currently include the Emerging Leaders Graduation, President's Recognition Awards, and the Honors Assembly.
We are very excited to have alumni from all over the country come back to campus and
celebrate the University's Centennial Anniversary with us. For more information about
this weekend, please contact the Alumni Association at email@example.com or 800/678-TRAX.