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Apr
8
Sat
International Festival Celebration @ Arnold Bernhard Arts and Humanities Center
Apr 8 @ 5:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Join us for an evening festival during which UB students and staff from over 80 different countries share and celebrate their country and culture with fellow students, families, and the local community. Enjoy food from around the world, cultural performances, flag raising, and tabletop displays. We invite you to attend this showcase of global talent!

Food, activities, and cultural displays begin at 5:00 p.m.
Performance begins at 7 p.m.

Sponsored by the International Festival Committee.

Mar
28
Wed
UB Giving Day 2018 @ University of Bridgeport
Mar 28 – Mar 29 all-day

Join us on March 28, 2018, and help us Paint the Day Purple for our 2nd Annual Giving Day Challenge. This year our goal is to reach 500 donors in 24 hours. Stay tuned on Giving Day for hourly challenges from UB Board of Trustees and alumni!

For more information, visit bridgeport.edu/givingday

WAYS TO PAINT THE DAY PURPLE
• Make a gift on Wednesday, March 28
› Online at give.bridgeport.edu
› Mail a check payable to University of Bridgeport
› Call the Office of Annual Giving at 203.576.4542
• Get social and share your “Only UB” stories using hashtag #UBGivingDay!

Add your brushstroke and join the painting party!

Apr
10
Tue
Sammis Lecture Series: A US-China Trade War? @ Mandeville Hall, Room 104
Apr 10 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

The University of Bridgeport Sammis Lecture Series presents “A US-China Trade War?  Likelihood and Implications.”

Tuesday, April 10 at 6:00pm in Mandeville 104.

Speakers:

  • John Xu – The U.S. Small Business Administration
  • Sergei Kambalov – Diplomat, Economist, and Career United Nations Civil Servant
  • Hongbing Deng – Import-Export Specialist in US-China Trade. CT’s 2012 Small Business Entrepreneur of the Year.
  • Lloyd Gibson – Dean of the Trefz School of Business
  • Congsheng Wu – Faculty, Trefz School of Business
  • Joanne Guo – Faculty, Trefz School of Business

All are welcome!  Email intlcoll@bridgeport.edu to RSVP.

May
3
Thu
Toast to Graduation @ Ped Mall in front at Carlson Hall
May 3 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

The UB Alumni Board invites you to celebrate your accomplishments and make a toast with your fellow classmates as you transition from student to alumni!

RSVP online at http://give.bridgeport.edu/Toast2018

Oct
5
Fri
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 homecoming.bridgeport.edu 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!

REGISTER NOW!