Homecoming Weekend 2018 @ University of Bridgeport
Oct 5 @ 6:00 pm – Oct 7 @ 3:00 pm

Join us October 5-7, 2018 for Homecoming Weekend – UB’s annual gathering of alumni, students, families, faculty, staff, and friends!  Tickets are $25 for Saturday, $10 for Sunday, and free for UB faculty/staff, current UB students, and kids under 13.

Saturday registration includes a free tee-shirt, continental breakfast, picnic lunch, two free drink tickets, and entry into most events. Sunday registration includes a free tee-shirt, buffet breakfast, and entry into events.

Visit for more information, including a discounted room rate at the Bridgeport Holiday Inn, and to register for the weekend. Come to campus and celebrate your Purple Knight Pride during the #GreatestHomecomingonEarth!


1st Annual A.C. Fones Symposium @ Charles Dana Hall at the University of Bridgeport
Oct 6 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm

1st Annual A.C. Fones Symposium
Saturday, October 6
Charles Dana Hall

9:00am-10:00am – Registration & Continental Breakfast
10:00am-12:00pm – CE course on “Dental Therapy for Access to Care” by Dr. Frank Catalanotto
12:00pm-2:00pm – Alumni & Family Picnic Lunch

$100 Dental Professionals (non-alumni),  $75 UB Alumni – click here to register

Rising Stars Brunch @ duPont Tower Room in the Arnold Bernhard Center
Oct 7 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm

The Rising Stars are the best and brightest of UB’s young alumni – those under the age of 40 who are excelling in their fields, leading and influencing others, and making a difference.  These accomplished alumni, as well as the recipient of the 2018-19 Alumni Association Scholarship, will be recognized at this elegant Sunday brunch.  Invite your family, friends, fellow alumni, and help us celebrate the 2018 UB Rising Stars!


2018 Rising Stars
Vincencia Adusei ’02 – President / Construction Manager, Vase Construction
Erik David Barber ’05 – Luxury Residential Real Estate Agent, Premier Sotheby’s International Realty 
Dr. Robert Brody ’14 – Owner & Practitioner, Personalized Natural Medicine
Angelica Castillo ’10 – Copywriter, Sitewide & Mobile at Macy’s
Jesse Jones ’16 – Social Media Influencer @filayyyy
Alicia Robinson ’07, ’08 – Director of Performing & Visual Arts for Bridgeport Public Schools and Local Program Director for Turnaround Arts: Bridgeport
David Salinas ’02 – Co-Founder, Strategist & Business Advisor, Digital Surgeons

2018-19 Alumni Association Scholarship Recipient
Richard Greo ’20

Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) Information Session @ Wahlstrom Library - 6th floor
Oct 8 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am

Join us to learn more about how you can become part of UB’s Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) Program, tour our state-of-the-art Nursing Skills & Simulation Lab and beautiful seaside campus, and meet our esteemed School of Nursing dean and faculty members!

Alumni Reception with President Trombley @ Mark Twain House & Museum
Oct 11 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Join President Laura Skandera Trombley (a preeminent Twain scholar) for an evening at Connecticut’s own Mark Twain House!

Thursday, October 11, 2018
The Mark Twain House & Museum
351 Farmington Ave, Hartford, CT 06105

6:00pm House Tour
7:00pm Cocktail Reception
7:30pm State of the University Presentation by President Trombley

Please consider supporting UB’s annual fund, a major source of financial aid for our students.

Space is limited, so RSVP today!