UB Alumni Association Scholarship

The UB Alumni Association is proud to offer an annual scholarship award that honors a student’s character, academic accomplishments, participation in activities on and off campus, community service, athletic activity participation, and contributions to the UB community.

Awards are $5,000 per semester for two consecutive semesters (Fall and Spring). Applicants should be an undergraduate student (second semester sophomore to first semester senior at UB) who demonstrates financial need and a GPA of at least 3.0.

Deadline for applicants to submit for the 2015-16 award is 12:00 noon on May 28, 2015.

For more information, download the application, email alumni@bridgeport.edu, or call Aime Marcella, Director of Alumni relations, (203) 576-4133.

Innovators Series: Taking Your Company from Long Shot to Snapchat @ Schelfhaudt Gallery in the Arnold Bernhard Center
Sep 15 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Innovator Series

Effective fundraising for your start-up: best practices in crowdfunding, venture capital, and family financing.


  • Elena Cahill, Senior Lecturer


  • Ron Paliwoda, President, The Paliwoda Group
  • Mark Nowotarski, Principal, Markets, Patents & Alliances

5:30 – 6:00 p.m. – Wine and Cheese
6:00 – 7:00 p.m. – Program and Q&A
7:00 – 7:30 p.m. – Networking

Free to attend. RSVP to lchristi@bridgeport.edu or 203-576-4151

Necessary Voices Lecture: “Black Women and Academe: Why Things Must Change” @ Arnhold Bernhard Center, Littlefield Recital Hall
Sep 17 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm

On September 17, 2015, from 4:30 to 5:30, Independent Filmmaker and Film Studies Professor Roxana Walker-Canton will speak on “Black Women and Academe: Why Things Must Change.”

Professor Walker-Canton’s documentary about the lives of black women in higher education, “Living Thinkers,” can be seen at www.livingthinkers.com.

This event is open to the University of Bridgeport community and others.

Distinguished Alumni Dinner @ duPont Tower Room
Sep 17 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

You are cordially invited to attend the 2015 Distinguished Alumni Dinner in honor of:

Amelia Amon ’81
Roland Brooks ’78
Stephen Diaz ’95, ’98
Shawn Sequeira ’03, ’10
Naomi Volain ’83 

2015-16 Alumni Association Scholarship Recipient:
Brandi Greer ’16

6:00 p.m. Cocktail Reception
7:00 p.m. Dinner and Formal Program


Register to Attend

$75 Individual, $750 Table Sponsor

Proceeds benefit the Alumni Association Scholarship Fund

UB Athletics Golf Classic @ Race Brook Country Club
Sep 28 @ 9:00 am – 8:00 pm
UB Athletics Golf Classic @ Race Brook Country Club | Orange | Connecticut | United States

Please join us for the Nineteenth Annual UB Athletics Golf Classic at the beautiful Race Brook Country Club. To support the rising success and growth of UB athletics, all net proceeds from this event will be used to enhance our athletic facilities to give our student athletes the best possible environment. Your continued support will ensure that the Purple Knights are recognized as one of the elite Division II programs in the northeast.

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER ($250 per player, $1,000 per foursome)

Schedule of Events on September 28:

10 a.m. Driving range opens
11 a.m. Registration, lunch, gift bags
12 p.m. Shotgun start
5 p.m. Cocktail hour
6 p.m. Dinner, awards, raffle

Prizes: Hole-in-One, Longest Drive Straightest Drive, Closest to the Pin, and Team Prizes

Don’t miss this fantastic opportunity to play an enjoyable round of golf while also supporting UB athletics!

Pep Rally – WBW 2015 @ Marina Pocket Park
Oct 9 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Pep Rally - WBW 2015 @ Marina Pocket Park | Bridgeport | Connecticut | United States

Come out and support your UB Purple Knights at a Pep Rally to kick off Welcome Back Weekend 2015!


Register Today to enjoy all the events during Welcome Back Weekend!