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Special Events

As a registered member of the Alumni Network, you can opt to receive special invitations to events such as networking opportunities, reunions, receptions, exhibition openings, and guest lectures. These may be held on campus, across the UK, and around the world.

The First Thursday Club is an informal networking event exclusively for University of Lincoln Alumni featuring a different fascinating guest speaker each time. Held on the first Thursday of selected months, these events offer a chance to catch up with old friends, make new connections, and find out about opportunities support the University.

Past international events have been held in Hong Kong, Athens, Berlin, Kuala Lumpur, Madrid, and Chongqing. Locations for alumni events in the UK have included MediaCity in Manchester, the National Liberal Club, Santander headquarters in Regent's Place, and the St Pancras Renaissance Hotel in London.

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First Thursday Club - February

Networking Event

6 February 2020

6pm until 7.30pm

The Cardinal's Hat LN2 1HW

We will be welcoming guest speaker Leo Scott Smith. Recently listed in the 30 under 30 Rising Stars in Lincoln and Lincolnshire, Leo is CEO and Founder of Tended Ltd. The two year old Lincoln-based tech company employs 27 staff based in offices in Lincoln, London and China, has received £1.4 million of private investment, won multiple awards, and secured contracts with some of the world’s largest companies.

Join us for drinks and informal networking exclusively for University of Lincoln alumni. The first drink is on us!

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The First Thursday Club -March

Networking Event

5 March 2020

6pm until 7.30pm

The Pessimist Gin and Wine Bar, LN1 1UD

This month’s event will take place on Thursday 5th March in The Pessimist Gin & Wine Bar. The first drink is on us!

We will be welcoming owner and guest speaker, Jo Bycroft, who will talk about the business's inception and recent expansion - with the opening of Lincoln's first Rum bar, The Realist.

London Alumni Reception Event

Networking event

19 March 2020

6.30pm until 8.30pm

TBC Central London

This is a great opportunity to listen to some fascinating guest speakers, and to meet and network with fellow Lincoln graduates.

Deputy Vice Chancellor, Toby Wilkinson will welcome guests to the event and provide an update of the latest news from the University.

University of Lincoln Reunion

Reunion event

Saturday 1 August 2020

2pm until midnight

University of Lincoln, Brayford Pool Campus, Lincoln, LN6 7TS

Alumni are invited back to the Brayford Pool Campus to celebrate, reminisce and see all the latest developments in this special Alumni Reunion. Why not head back to campus where you will have the opportunity to tour the campus, stay in University accommodation and enjoy a three course meal and evening's entertainment in The Engine Shed.

Great Lives: Professor Brian Winston

Public Lecture - Fake News: The Facts

28 November 2019

5.30pm for 6pm start

Isaac Newton Building, University of Lincoln, Brayford Pool, LN6 7TS

The University of Lincoln is delighted to present author, academic, and advocate of freedom of speech Professor Brian Winston as part of its Great Lives Autumn/Winter 2019 lecture series. 

Professor Winston, who in 1985 won an Emmy award for documentary script writing, will deliver his talk 'Fake News: The Facts' on Thursday 28 November 2019 at the University's Brayford Pool Campus. 

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Postgraduate Brunch

Open Day

01 February 2019

10.00am 

University of Lincoln, Brayford Pool, LN6 7TS

Come along to our Postgraduate Brunch to find out how you can change your life and start a new adventure with a Master’s degree.

Our Brunches are informal sessions designed to give a broader overview of postgraduate study at the University of Lincoln. A guest speaker will present at each event and talk about their careers and experience of postgraduate study.

Our Postgraduate Brunches start at 10am and include a free brunch of Lincolnshire fayre.

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University of Lincoln Postgraduate Open Day

Change Your World with Postgraduate Study at the University of Lincoln

07 March 2020

11am Registration

Brayford Pool Campus

Postgraduate Open Days provide the perfect opportunity to explore our campus, wander the wider city, and meet some of our current students. They provide an important insight into what living and learning in Lincoln is like. You can attend talks, meet face-to-face with academic tutors, and speak to our dedicated staff about the things that matter to you, whether that is the programme, the support available, accommodation options, or fees and funding.

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University of Lincoln Postgraduate Open Day

Change Your World with Postgraduate Study at the University of Lincoln

04 April 2020

11am Registration

Brayford Pool Campus

Postgraduate Open Days provide the perfect opportunity to explore our campus, wander the wider city, and meet some of our current students. They provide an important insight into what living and learning in Lincoln is like. You can attend talks, meet face-to-face with academic tutors, and speak to our dedicated staff about the things that matter to you, whether that is the programme, the support available, accommodation options, or fees and funding.

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Postgraduate Brunch

Open Day

23 May 2020

10.00am 

University of Lincoln, Brayford Pool, LN6 7TS

Come along to our Postgraduate Brunch to find out how you can change your life and start a new adventure with a Master’s degree.

Our Brunches are informal sessions designed to give a broader overview of postgraduate study at the University of Lincoln. A guest speaker will present at each event and talk about their careers and experience of postgraduate study.

Our Postgraduate Brunches start at 10am and include a free brunch of Lincolnshire fayre.

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University of Lincoln Postgraduate Open Day

Change Your World with Postgraduate Study at the University of Lincoln

24 June 2020

4.30pm Registration

Brayford Pool Campus

Postgraduate Open Days provide the perfect opportunity to explore our campus, wander the wider city, and meet some of our current students. They provide an important insight into what living and learning in Lincoln is like. You can attend talks, meet face-to-face with academic tutors, and speak to our dedicated staff about the things that matter to you, whether that is the programme, the support available, accommodation options, or fees and funding.

Great Lives Lecture Series

The University of Lincoln welcomes high-profile individuals from all over the world to speak at our prestigious Great Lives public lecture seriesAlumni of the University of Lincoln are eligible for exclusive priority booking on Great Lives lectures. Full listings of our upcoming Great Lives lectures can be found on our events pages.

Please contact the Alumni Office to register your interest in an event.

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Contact the Alumni Office

Alumni Office
University of Lincoln
Brayford Pool
Lincoln
LN6 7TS

T: +44 (0)1522 835858
E: alumni@lincoln.ac.uk