Sep
27
Wed
Sammis Lecture Series – North Korea: State, Society and Geopolitics @ Arnold Bernhard Arts and Humanities Center, Mr. and Mrs. Henry B. DuPont III Tower Room
Sep 27 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

The University of Bridgeport’s Sammis Lecture Series presents:

North Korea: State, Society and Geopolitics

  • Reception – 5:30 p.m.
  • Presentations and Discussions – 6-7:30 p.m.

MC:

  • Ricardo Flores, IPED Senior, College of Public and International Affairs

Panelists:

  • Dr. Steve Jackowic, “Formation and Structure of the North Korean State”
    Assistant Clinical Professor, Acupuncture Institute
  • Dr. Chunjuan Nancy Wei, “Why China Does Not Support Its Ally North Korea?”
    Associate Professor of East Asian and Pacific Rim Studies
  • Dr. Linda Hasunuma, “Cooperation and Conflict among the U.S., Japan, and South Korea”
    Assistant Visiting Professor of Political Science
  • Dr. Thomas Ward, “Onsite in Pyongyang: Looking Back 25 Years”
    Dean, College of Public and International Affairs

Discussants:

  • Dr. Kim Setton, Associate Professor of East Asian Studies
  • Y.B. Kim, Director of the Martial Arts Studies Institute
Oct
6
Fri
10th Reunion @ Holiday Inn
Oct 6 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Join us Friday, October 6, 2017 to celebrate the 10th reunion of the class of 2007.  Gather on the first floor of the Bridgeport Holiday Inn to enjoy food and drink and reunite with classmates!

Your registration covers your admission to the 10th reunion on Friday.  Registration for Homecoming Weekend events (Saturday-Sunday) are at an additional fee of $25 per person, which includes the Alumni & Family Picnic, Harvest Fest, Campus Tours, Engineering Carnival, UBiergarten Tent, Alumni Pub Night, and more!  Visit homecoming.bridgeport.edu for more information and to register (opens 7/1/17).

Register online ($25pp): http://give.bridgeport.edu/Homecoming2017

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

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
7
Sat
25th Reunion @ UBiergarten
Oct 7 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Join us Saturday, October 7, 2017 to celebrate your 25th reunion (anyone from the classes of 1991-93 are welcome!)  Gather in the UBiergarten tent during Homecoming Weekend to reunite with classmates for a tailgate reunion!

Register online ($25): http://give.bridgeport.edu/Homecoming2017 

Your registration includes admission to the 25th reunion and Homecoming events all day Saturday (Alumni & Family Picnic, Harvest Fest, Campus Tours, Engineering Carnival, Alumni Pub Night, and more!)  Visit homecoming.bridgeport.edu for more information and to register (opens 7/1/17).

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

UB Awards Dinner 2017 @ Holiday Inn Harbor Ballroom
Oct 7 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

The University of Bridgeport cordially invites you to the UB Awards Dinner 2017 – Athletics Hall of Fame Distinguished Alumni – on Saturday, October 7, 2017 at the Harbor Ballroom at the Holiday Inn Bridgeport. Cocktails will be at 6:00pm, dinner at 7:00pm, and the awards ceremony to follow.

This year’s event will be honoring Athletics Hall of Fame Inductees:
1990-91 & 1991-92 Men’s Basketball Teams
Ivana Kovacevic-Jurasin ’09 (Women’s Volleyball)
Monica Mesalles Nassi ’13 (Gymnastics)

Fran Bacon Lifetime Achievement and Coaching Awardee:
Jesse Braverman ’73

Purple Knight Shield of Merit Awardees:
Howard ’59 & Maxine ’62 Abner

Distinguished Alumni Awardees:
Barbara James ’74
Dusan Bogunovic, Ph.D. ’04

Honorary Alumnus Awardee:
Bruce Webster

Click here to register online (tickets are $100pp)

You may also send a check made out to the University of Bridgeport, with “UB Awards Dinner” in the memo line, to: Lindsey Christiani, 219 Park Avenue, Bridgeport, CT 06604.

To learn about sponsorship options, click here

Sponsorship for this event is generously provided in part by Purple Knight Sponsors Tom ’84 & Sue ’84 O’Hara and Avalanche Swiss Granola.

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Additional support provided by Knight’s Shield Sponsors Howard ’59 and Maxine ’62 Abner and Abner, Herrman & Brock Asset Management.

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