Alumni Calendar of Events

Celebrate your affiliation with WCSU by joining us for the upcoming events taking place throughout the year. For more information about an event or to find out if your admission to the event is free or discounted, contact the Office of Alumni Relations at (203) 837-8298.


 

WCSU Alumni Association Golf Tournament : Monday, Sept. 25

Join us for a day at Richter Park in Danbury. Enjoy friends, sunshine and golf, with a great silent auction and raffle. The 32nd annual golf tournament committee is gearing up for another great event to support scholarships and internships.

Save the date, and become a player and a supporter of this annual event.

 

 

 

 


 

Alumni Association Board Meeting : Wednesday, Oct. 4

The Alumni Association will meet in Campus Center Conference Room, CC 212/214 on the Westside campus, 43 Lake Ave. Extension, Danbury, on Wednesday, Oct. 4, at 6 p.m.  

 

 


 

1967 Golden Reunion celebration : Saturday, Oct. 7

featuring a special reunion lunch and reception. Schedule for this exciting day:

 

8:30 – 9:15 a.m.     Breakfast @ Westside Classroom Building (Room 218)
9:15 – 10:15 a.m.   Tour of Westside campus
Travel to Midtown campus
10:45 – 11:45 a.m. Tour of Midtown campus
Travel to Pizzeria Mazzo’s
12:15 – 3 p.m.        Lunch/Reception
Travel to Westside campus
3:15 – 6 p.m.           Homecoming 2017 - Reunion City @ the Alumni Pavilion
6 – 9 p.m.                Football Game – WCSU vs. Worcester State

Get your tickets at $40 per person here 

Don't forget to send in your reunion booklet form! Click here to print a copy.

Click here to order your ticket for this exciting day

call (203) 837-8298 with questions. 

http://archives.library.wcsu.edu/omeka/items/show/5086

  The WCSU library has provided a slideshow of the activities and news surrounding the Class of 1967.

 

 Homecoming 2017: Saturday, Oct. 7  

Tailgating 1 - 6 p.m.: Stop by the Alumni Hospitality tent in tailgating area for free hot dogs from 1 - 5 p.m.
$10 for a car; $50 for a tent; pedestrians ar FREE!

Under the Alumni Pavilion,  the family-friendly 2017 Reunion City activities include:

 - photo booth - Matt the balloon man  - face painting  - children's craft table - 

Entertainment under the pavilion includes Paul Yarema '68 - keyboard/vocalist; Vincent McElhone '84 - a comedian; DJ - Sounds Unlimited;  

                                             and, of course

WESTERN IDOL RETURNS AGAIN THIS YEAR!    

Sign up now and let the community know you can SING! Call (203) 837-8298 to add your name to the list of competitors.

$$$ Cash prizes! $$$

Join the WCSU Nursing Alumni Society, call the Alumni Office at (203) 837-8298 if you want a table under the pavilion this year.

The Alumni Circle dedication will be part of the festivities with a ribbon cutting at 3 p.m. with WCSU President, Dr. John Clark to recognize the newest additions of bricks, trees and benches.

Refreshments by Sodexo: popcorn machine - pretzel machine - hot dog cart - wine, beer, soda, water, coffee & hot chocolate. 

Try the chili at the 7th annual chili cook off - and new this year, Crazy Crepes (both sweet and savory) Food Truck.

End a fun day with the football game at 6 p.m.: WCSU vs. Worcester State 


 

Faculty Jazz : Sunday, Oct. 8 

The WCSU Jazz Faculty will perform at 8 p.m. in the Veronica Hagman Concert Hall of the Visual and Performing Arts Center on the university's Westside campus, 43 Lake Ave. Extension in Danbury. Jazz Area Co-Coordinators Jimmy Greene and Jamie Begian will lead Western's outstanding jazz faculty in an evening of standards and original compositions. To purchase tickets, visit www.eventbrite.com/e/wcsu-jazz-faculty-tickets-34825641431 or call (203) 837-8732. Contact the Office of Alumni Relations at (203) 837-8298 to inquire if your admission to this event is free or discounted.

 

 


Jazz Combos : Friday, Oct. 13 

The WCSU Jazz Combos will perform at 8 p.m. in the Veronica Hagman Concert Hall of the Visual and Performing Arts Center on the university's Westside campus, 43 Lake Ave. Extension in Danbury. Four jazz combos will perform standards and original compositions. To purchase tickets, visit www.eventbrite.com/e/wcsu-jazz-combos-tickets-34826452858 or call (203) 837-8732.  Contact the Office of Alumni Relations at (203) 837-8298 to inquire if your admission to this event is free or discounted.

 


 

Oktoberfest Jazz : Friday, Oct. 27 

Oktoberfest Jazz will be at 8 p.m. in the Veronica Hagman Concert Hall of the Visual and Performing Arts Center on the university's Westside campus, 43 Lake Ave. Extension in Danbury. Western's large jazz ensembles will perform big band classics from the Thad Jones and Charlie Parker libraries. Frankensax is led by Andrew Beals, the Jazz Ensemble is led by Jimmy Greene and the Jazz Orchestra is led by Jamie Begian. The program will feature Frank Foster’s “Shiny Stockings,” WCSU jazz faculty Deborah Weisz’s “Ginder’s Garden” and WCSU Coordinator of Jazz Studies Jamie Begian’s “Halay.” To purchase tickets, visit www.eventbrite.com/e/oktoberfest-jazz-tickets-34826845031 or call (203) 837-8732.  Contact the Office of Alumni Relations at (203) 837-8298 to inquire if your admission to this event is free or discounted.

 


 

Cocktail Reception and a Show : Saturday, Oct. 28

Save the date! The Office of Alumni Relations cordially invites you to attend a Cocktail Reception followed by the WCSU Department of Theatre Arts production of "Hamlet" in the Studio Theatre of the Visual and Performing Arts Center on the WCSU Westside campus, 43 Lake Ave. Extension in Danbury. The reception begins at 6 p.m. in the drawing room on the second floor of the School of Visual & Performing Arts building on the Westside campus, followed by the production at 8 p.m. The special discounted cost will soon be announced and will include the cocktail reception and show. For information, call the Office of Alumni Relations at (203) 837-8298.

 

 


 

Save the Date - Bus trip to NYC : Saturday, Dec. 2

THE WCSU ALUMNI ASSOCIATION presents New York City on Your Own at the cost of $20 per person. Please join us for a day of fun in NYC during the busy holiday season. Go to see a play, the Radio City Rockettes, a museum, shop, walk around, enjoy the sights of Times Square - use your imagination. Drop off will be in front of Carmine’s Restaurant in the Theater District and departure will be from the same place.

Order your ticket(s) online:

Click here to print out the form NYC flyer.pdf  and send your check for $20 per person to: WCSU Foundation/NYC 
WCSU Alumni Office OM 302, 181 White Street, Danbury, CT 06810. 


 

Alumni Association Board Meeting : Wednesday, Feb. 7, 2018

The Alumni Association will meet in the White Hall Conference Room, WH122, on the Midtown campus, 181 White Street, Danbury, on Wednesday, Feb. 7, at 6 p.m.

 

 


 

Alumni Association Board Meeting : Wednesday, April 4, 2018

The Alumni Association will meet in Student Center Conference Room, SC 202 on the Midtown campus, 181 White Street, Danbury, on Wednesday, April 4, at 6 p.m.  

 

 


 

 

Alumni Association Board Meeting : Wednesday, June 6, 2018

The Alumni Association will meet in Campus Center Conference Room, CC 212/214, on the Westside campus, 43 Lake Ave. Extension, Danbury, on Wednesday, June 6, at 6 p.m.  

 

 


 

Riverboat Cruise : July 15, 2018

Nine-day Riverboat Cruise from Pittsburgh to Louisville aboard the American Queen, renowned for exploring intriguing towns during the day and big band performances at night from July 15 - 23, 2018. Price includes daily tours, all meals, wine and beer with dinner, snacks and entertainment. Early bird price for an inside cabin is $1,678 including port charges.  Contact Kay at (203) 790-8342 or kay.schreiber@sbcglobal.net to make your reservation.

 

 

 

Please note that the Alumni Association cancellation policy will be dictated by the vendor. There are no refunds after a head count is submitted to the provider.