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 Aimee Marcella, Director of Alumni relations, (203) 576-4133.

Feb
23
Tue
Innovator Series: Social Enterprise @ Schelfhaudt Gallery in the Arnold Bernhard Center,
Feb 23 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

innovator_series_feb2016The Innovators Series at UB presents “Social Enterprise – doing well while doing good.” Learn how reSET is advancing the social enterprise sector and meet the companies that are making Connecticut the social enterprise state.

Moderator

James Woulfe, Director of Advocacy & External Affairs, reSET Co. (Social Enterprise Trust)

Panelists

  • Spencer Curry, CEO, Fresh Farm Aquaponics
  • Tim Gifford, Founder & CTO, Movia Robotics
  • Denisha Kuhlor, CEO, Plucked Admissions

Schedule

  • 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.

Feb
25
Thu
Necessary Voices: “Border Crossings: A Day in the Life of Latino Immigrant Poets @ Schelfhaudt Gallery, ABC Building
Feb 25 @ 4:30 pm – 6:30 pm

Necessary Voices presents poet Bessy Reyna and her lecture titled “Border Crossings: A Day in the Life of Latino Immigrant Poets.”

Necessary Voices is the University of Bridgeport’s dynamic Arts and Ideas Lecture Series, designed to spark University-wide discussion about writing, the humanities, and the arts.

The event is free and open to the public.

Mar
24
Thu
Necessary Voices: “The Awakened Eye: Reading Everyday Landscapes” @ Littlefield Reception Hall, ABC Building
Mar 24 @ 4:30 pm – 6:30 pm

Necessary Voices presents writer David K. Leff and his lecture “The Awakened Eye: Reading Everyday Landscapes.”

Necessary Voices is the University of Bridgeport’s dynamic Arts and Ideas Lecture Series, designed to spark University-wide discussion about writing, the humanities, and the arts.

The lecture is free and open to the public.

Alumni Art Show Opening Reception @ Schelfhaudt Gallery in the Arnold Bernhard Center
Mar 24 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

2016_graphic_alumni_artAlumni, friends, family, and guests are invited to join us for the Opening Reception of the 5th Annual Alumni Art Show! This event is free to attend but kindly RSVP by Monday, March 21 to alumni@bridgeport.edu or 203.576.4151.

The installation will be open to the public from March 24 through April 9 during regular gallery hours:

  • Monday-Friday, 11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
  • Saturday 12:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Parking available on site.