Upcoming events

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To help you keep in touch with your friends and to give you the opportunity to find out the latest news from the University, we have organised a variety of events for you during 2019. To register your interest for an event, to let us know about an event that you are planning, or for more information please email: alumni@sheffield.ac.uk



Medics 50th Anniversary Reunion for the Class of 1969UK flag
Saturday 6 - Sunday 7 July 2019
On campus

Alumni Medics from the class of 1969 are organising a special reunion dinner at Halifax Hall on Saturday 6 July. Guests in attendance will also have the chance to take part in other activities across the weekend, such as tours of the Medical School Archives and the University campus. To find out more and book your place, please contact Helen Joesbury (Lloyd) at h.joesbury@sheffield.ac.uk or Dorothy Smalley (Calladine) at d0jcalladine@gmail.com


Annual Alumni ReunionUK flag
Saturday 7 September 2019
On campus

Open to all alumni, our annual reunion recognises in particular those marking 20, 25, 30 and 40 years since graduating. Join the classes of 1999, 1994, 1989 and 1979 back on campus for a trip down memory lane. See the Reunion webpage for more information.

Invitations will be emailed in early spring to all alumni who graduated in these years and for whom we have a valid email address. Be sure to update your details so you don't miss out! 

Book tickets for the event here.

Pop Tarts ReunitedUK flag
Saturday 7 September 2019
Sheffield Students' Union

Pop Tarts returns! This September we invite alumni to relive your uni days at the best student night in the country - with non-stop retro-pop filling your ears and keeping you on the dance floor all night long!
Book your tickets via the SU Box Office

Celebrating 10 Years of International Development
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Saturday 14 September 2019

A celebration dinner organised by the Department of Geography to mark 10 years of our Masters Courses in International Development (2009-2019). All of our alumni are warmly invited to attend. To find out more please email geography@sheffield.ac.uk

Dentistry 50th Anniversary Reunion for the Class of 1969UK flag
Friday 20 - Sunday 21 September 2019

BDS graduates are organising a reunion back in Sheffield to celebrate the 50 years since graduation. For more details and information on how to take part please email Dr Ian Levy at ian.levy@virginmedia.com


'Out of This World' by Dr Helen SharmanUK flag
Tuesday 3 December 2019
The Royal Society, London

Alumna and first Briton in space, Dr Helen Sharman will take the audience on a journey into space during this lecture. Helen’s space mission was set in the context of the last few years of the Soviet Union, when the Soviet Space Agency had approached western European countries with a view to flying one of their nationals to the Mir Space Station. The talk will be illustrated with photographs from space, some of which Helen took herself.
Invitations will be sent in due course to those living in London and the surrounding areas. For enquiries please email: alumni@sheffield.ac.uk

To view a calendar of events run by the University, please visit the What's On web pages.