Oct
6
Fri
Homecoming Weekend 2017 @ University of Bridgeport
Oct 6 @ 6:00 pm – Oct 8 @ 1:00 pm

Join us October 6-8, 2017 for Homecoming Weekend – UB’s annual gathering of alumni, students, families, faculty, staff, and friends!

Tickets are $25 per person, and free for UB students and children under 18. Visit homecoming.bridgeport.edu for more information and to register.

Your registration includes a free tee-shirt, continental breakfast and a picnic lunch on Saturday, admission to the Alumni Pub Night at Brewport (21+), breakfast at Marina Dining Hall on Sunday, as well as entry into select events throughout the weekend. 

Come to campus and celebrate your Purple Knight Pride during Homecoming 2017! #UhavetoBhere!

 

Oct
8
Sun
Purple Knight 5k 2017 @ University of Bridgeport
Oct 8 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Show your Purple Knight Pride by participating in the PK5K run/walk at the University of Bridgeport!  Run just for fun or create teams and challenge your friends or colleagues!  The race will start at Mandeville Hall and take you around the UB campus, where you will see highlights such as the new University Hall and Knights Field, and through the beautiful Seaside Park.

Registration ($25pp, $10 for UB students/employees, free for kids under age 18) includes a free tee-shirt and breakfast at Marina Dining Hall.  Register online at: http://give.bridgeport.edu/PK5K2017

Schedule:
Registration at 9am
5k run at 10am
Awards at 11am

Click here to view the race map

Oct
11
Wed
Innovator Series: Big Data, Analytics and Decision Support Opportunities and Challenges @ duPont Tower Room in the Arnold Bernhard Center at UB
Oct 11 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Innovators Series October 2017The Innovators Series at UB presents “Big Data, Analytics and Decision Support Opportunities and Challenges – Why, What and How?”

Free to attend, but kindly RSVP to prentz@bridgeport.edu or 203-576-4055.

Program:

  • 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

Moderator:

  • Elif Kongar, Ph.D., Chair, Department of Technology Management, Professor of Technology Management and Mechanical Engineering, University of Bridgeport

Panelists:

  • Rajesh Bhatia, Vice President, Product Development, Oracle Enterprise Performance Management and Business Analytics
  • Ursuline Foley, Managing Director, Corporate Platform Officer, and Interim Chief Data Officer, Enterprise Enablement Strategy, XL Catlin
  • John Ricci, Vice President, Information Technology and Corporate IT, Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc.

Presented by the University of Bridgeport in partnership with the Bridgeport Regional Business Council.