University of Windsor Alumni Week 2021

Monday, September 27, 2021 to Sunday, October 3, 2021
2021 Alumni Week - Sept. 27 - Oct. 3

 

 

 

The UWindsor Alumni Association invites alumni and friends to connect virtually to remember and celebrate all things UWindsor. Click on the tabs below to see what is planned each day and read more about how you can participate. Prizes for joining will be available each day. 

Monday, September 27

UWin Remembers

  • Alumni are invited to share a positive UWin messages about your time at UWindsor via the UWin Remembers form submission. Uplifting messages will be shared with current and graduating students. Participants have a chance to win a UWindsor Alumni prize pack with each entry.

How will you wear the Blue and Gold?

  • The University Campus Bookstore is offering a 15% discount using the code Alumni-21 from September 20-October 3. Alumni are encouraged to purchase UWin branded clothing to wear during Alumni Week. Take advantage of this special discount to show your Windsor Pride. Participants who post a pic wearing UWindsor branded apparel and tag @UWinAlumni have a chance to win an Alumni prize pack. 

Social Media takeover

  • Check out the UWindsor Instagram and Facebook account for the UWin alumni posts. Like, share, tag @UWinAlumni for a chance to win an Alumni prize pack.

Tuesday, September 28 - 1:00 pm

Alumni Guest Speaker - David F. Haas, BComm '02
Via the ZOOM platform
David F. Haas is known as “The Letting Go” coach and has dedicated his life to helping people uncover what is holding them back from maximizing their potential.  In a half hour talk he will talk about the mental roadblocks that prevent us from taking the leap to create real change in our lives and the lives of others. And share the three things you can do right now to help get you moving in any area of your life. Presentation followed by Q & A.

To register to attend the event

Wednesday, September 29 - noon

#WindsorWednesday

  • Tune in to the Windsor Wednesday show on Facebook Live and YouTube. Meet three of the 2021 UWindsor Alumni Award recipients. Learn more about the Alumni Association and hear why they are Windsor Proud! Show is hosted by the Office of Student Experience.
  • Watch the Alumni social media accounts throughout the week. Post a pic showing UWin pride.  Share on social media. Tag @UWinAlumni! Like, share and follow for a chance to win.

Thursday, September 30

Orange Shirt Day

The University of Windsor will observe The National Day for Truth and Reconciliation with Orange Shirt Day on Thursday, September 30. The University of Windsor is working to foster respect and mutual understanding with all Indigenous peoples and communities. You can partner in the work of reconciliation by listening, learning, and sharing on Orange Shirt Day. Learn more about what the University of Windsor has planned for Orange Shirt Day.

Alumni Book Club - Author Talk at 1pm

The Leavers Book CoverJoin an online the talk with author of The Leavers Lisa Ko.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Watch for details about an exciting and new Art Contest. Share your talents by submitting an original piece of art that may be chosen for the Alumni Book Club bookmark. Contest rules and submission requirements to be posted on the UWindsor.ca/alumni website.

 

Friday, October 1

Alumni Trivia Night with Mack Flash

Mack Flash logoJoin with your classmates, teammates, or family members for a fun night of trivia. The evening will consist of eight rounds of trivia with 10 questions in each round and one intermission. Get ready for the special round of UWindsor trivia and test your UWindsor knowledge. Prizes for the top three teams to be awarded.

Pre-registration is required. Register for Alumni Trivia Night here. 

 

Saturday, October 2

Lancer Football
-Windsor Lancers vs. Guelph Gryphons. Visit GoLancers.ca for information. Game will be broadcast on OUA-TV and Your TV. 
-The 2021 Alumni Sports Hall of Fame Inductees will be introduced during half-time.

Sunday, October 3

  • Take a virtual tour of campus
  • Subscribe to the UWindsor YouTube channel and enjoy numerous videos about the campus and the UWindsor Community 
  • Listen to our outstanding alumni performers, vocalists and musicians
  • Tune in and enjoy the talents of our alumni on stage or screen
  • Curl up with a book from one of our alumni authors

 

Katherine Simon
(519)253-3000
Extension: 
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Contact the UWindsor Alumni Association

Alumni Relations & Advancement
Welcome Centre, University of Windsor

Wyandotte at Patricia
Windsor, ON  N9B 3P4
519-971-3618
alumni@uwindsor.ca