Events and Programs
As University of Hartford alumni, you are invited to attend gatherings and reunions on campus or in the Greater Hartford-area*, regional, and virtual events. Take advantage of opportunities for professional development and networking through our Hawks Soar series, or volunteer to get involved in other ways.
Stop Standing Still, Start Standing Out with Jesse Cole
Come hear Jesse Cole, clad in his signature yellow top hat and tuxedo, live from UHart's Chase Arena floor! This talk is sure to be entertaining, educational, and full of potassium!
"Stop Standing Still, Start Standing Out", will inspire you to do just that! Speaking on his life experience and what he has learned throughout his career, Cole will leave you with plenty of inspiring words and ways to find success in everything you do.
2024 Hawk Hangouts
Providence, R.I. - March 14, 6–8 p.m., Rooftop at the Providence G
Boston, Mass. - March 15, 6-8 p.m., Fajitas & 'Ritas
Philadelphia, Pa. - March 20, 5–7p.m., Osteria
New York, N.Y. - March 21, 7–9 p.m., Jake's Dilemma
Hartford, Conn. - April 2, 5:30-7:30 p.m., The REC Hartford
UHart is hitting the road to and bringing our Hawk Hangouts across the East Coast!
Join us to reconnect with old friends, make new connections, and enjoy tasty food and drinks! Whether you're a recent graduate or a seasoned alum, we believe that the camaraderie built at UHart is something worth celebrating.
Save the Date: Day of Giving
Wednesday, April 3
Celebrate the UHart you love on Day of Giving, Wednesday, April 3. Whether you're a recent graduate or a seasoned alum, your participation will make a meaningful difference in the lives of current and future students.
Save the Date: Women in STEM at the Hartford Yard Goats
Thursday, April 11
$35 per ticket
Join us at our Women in STEM Yard Goats Game! This gathering aims to provide women in STEM an opportunity to network and make connections, while enjoying the Yard Goats versus Bowie Baysox Game!
Registration link coming soon.
Friday, April 19
Don't miss the chance to reunite with SGA/SA alumni for a fun evening of networking and great connections.
In addition to gathering at the Rec in Hartford, we are going to be enjoying drinks and bar bites from Salute and fantastic music from a great DJ.
Save the Date: BSU 60th Reunion Weekend
Join us in April to commemorate 60 years of the BSU at the University of Hartford. We’ll be kicking off the celebration at our gala, Blazing Trails for 60 Years, on Friday evening, April 26. The following day, we’ll be adding to the BSU legacy on campus with a fun BBQ, painting the anchor, and sharing memories on a campus tour. On Saturday, April 27, we’ll end the day in Hartford with a social and wine tasting at Semilla Café, hosted by the Alumni Advisory Council.
Save the Date: UHart Baseball at Dunkin' Park
Tuesday, April 30
Come see UHart Baseball take on Williams College at Dunkin' Park, Tuesday, April 30 at 6 p.m.
Ticket link coming soon.
Save the Date: Summer Kickoff
Kickoff the start of the summer with UHart on May 31! Join us for an evening of food, drinks, networking, and reconnecting with fellow UHart alumni.
Registration link coming soon.
2024 Hartford Hawks Golf Classic
Monday, May 6
Tumble Brook Country Club
The 2024 Hartford Hawks Golf Classic returns to Tumble Brook Country Club in Bloomfield, Conn., on Monday, May 6! Registration will open at 8:30 a.m., with a 10 a.m. shotgun start. Lunch and dinner will be served, along with a post-round happy hour.
Lifelong learning connects the curious: Explore our President's College
Expand your intellectual horizons and share your enthusiasm for education by registering for one of our President's College courses. Taught by faculty, industry experts, and fellow alumni, these 2–4 session classes are sure to intrigue. Learn about cases being argued before the Supreme Court, Shakespearean dynamics, abstract art, science around reducing plastic waste, contemporary social protest, or a host of other topics. Enjoy being on a college campus again, catching the strains of student musicians in the quad.
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Hawk Gatherings: #UHartAlumni #UHart4Life
Planning a Hawk gathering in your area or virtually? We'll send you some swag so you can show off your UHart pride. Be sure to share your photos with us or tag us on social media.
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Save the date and we’ll see you at Hawktober 2023, Oct. 20 – 22! Student activities, reunions, alumni parties, and more await. Get involved in planning, bring your friends, and come celebrate with us.