Alumni Homecoming 2012 Events

Homecoming Events

The University of Lethbridge reaches a milestone this year as it celebrates its 45th anniversary, and we're holding a party! This is an opportunity to celebrate all that is the University of Lethbridge – our past, present and future.

Gather your friends and come to Homecoming 2012!

To register, visit our online registration page.

Olympic Gold Medalist Adam Kreek (read more)
Date: Friday, October 12, 2012
Time: 4:30 – 6:00 pm
Details: The event is open to both U of L community and the public. Brought to you by the Faculty of Education, Canadian Wildlife Federation and OAR Northwest.
Cost: Free, limited tickets
Location: PE275
RSVP directly to wayne.street@uleth.ca

Management Time Machine
Date: Friday, October 12, 2012
Time: 6:30 pm
Details: Celebrate the Faculty of Management through this mix and mingle featuring video and archives from the past.  Dale Ketcheson will play music from the past 45 years and refreshments will be served.  Business / Business Casual dress.
Cost: Free, limited tickets
Location: Markin Hall Atrium
Register Online

"A Spirited Conversation to Celebrate the 45th"
THIS EVENT IS NOW FULL. To be placed on a waiting list email alumni@uleth.ca
Date: Friday, October 12, 2012
Time: 6:00 – 8:30 pm
Details: Whisky tasting, Hors D'Oeuvres, poetry and music
Cost: Free, limited tickets
Location: Andy’s Place (Anderson Hall AH100)
Register Online

“Celebrating 45” Faculty Artists & Friends Concert
Date: Friday, October 12, 2012
Time: 8:00 pm
Details: Join the music faculty as it celebrates the U of L’s 45th anniversary with a musical potpourri of all kinds of “music at 45:” some written by 45-year-old composers, bearing the opus 45 label, from 1945, and more.
Cost: $15 regular, $10 student/senior, $12 Special Homecoming price for alums
Location: University Recital Hall
Register Online

ULSU Alumni Award and Non-fire Bonfire
Date: Friday, October 12, 2012
Time: 9:00 – 11:00 pm
Details: Featuring free appetizers and live entertainment
Cost: Free
Location: The Zoo (Students Union Building 3rd Floor)
Register Online

Fall Convocation
Date: Saturday, October 13, 2012
Time: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Details: Relive your graduation ceremony and congratulate the new graduates at fall convocation. A special seating area will be reserved for alumni.
Location: 1st Choice Savings Centre Gymnasium
As space is limited, you must RSVP for this event by October 1, 2012 at http://www.uleth.ca/convocation.

Friends of Health Sciences Award
Date: Saturday, October 13, 2012
Time: 2:00 – 4:00 pm
Details: Join the Faculty of Health Sciences as it recognizes individuals who exemplify outstanding support for its programs.
Cost: Free, limited tickets
Location: Markin Hall Atrium
Register Online

Alumni Association Dine & Dance
Special recognitions taking place this evening: Honorary Degree Recipient, Dr. William H. Cade, and 2012 Distinguished Alumna of the Year, Dr. Kathryn Preuss (BSc ’95).
Date: Saturday, October 13, 2012
Time: Reception 5 pm, Supper 6 pm, Dance 9 pm
Details: Music by Hippodrome
Cost: $60 after Sept. 1.
Location: Lethbridge Lodge Ballroom
Register Online

President’s Brunch & Swinging 60s Fashion Show
Date: Sunday, October 14, 2012
Time: 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Details: Brunch & Fashion Show
Cost: Free
Location: Student Union Ballrooms
Register Online

Accommodations

The Lethbridge Lodge Hotel is offering a special rate for Homecoming 2012. Contact the hotel directly and quote "U of L" to receive the discounted rate. The rooms are being held at this rate until Thursday, September 13, or until they are sold out.
Lethbridge Lodge Hotel
320 Scenic Drive S.
Lethbridge, AB T1J 4B4
Phone: (403) 328-1123
Toll-Free: 1-800-661-1232
Additional local hotel information can be found here.