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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 receptions, exhibition openings, guest lectures, and networking opportunities. These may be held on campus, across the UK, and around the world.

Past international events have been held in 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.

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University of Lincoln Postgraduate Open Day

Change Your World with Postgraduate Study at the University of Lincoln

20 November 2019

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.

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Great Lives: Stephen Raw

Public Lecture

22 November 2019

5.30pm for 6pm start

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

The University of Lincoln is delighted to welcome renowned textual artist and designer, Stephen Raw, who is known for his work designing coins for the Royal Mint.

Stephen’s career has spanned over four decades, taking him from London to Papua New Guinea, across Europe, and to the United States. His work is inspired by his passion for language and the visual representation of letters, which has led to collaborations with the former Poet Laureate Carol Ann Duffy as well as commissions for the British Academy and the Royal Mint.

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. 

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

T: +44 (0)1522 835858