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DYU Alumni Weekend '22 September 23-25Alumni WeekenD

Friday, September 23 through Sunday, September 25
D'Youville University | 320 Porter Ave, Buffalo, NY 14201

Thank you for joining us for Alumni Weekend 2022! We hope you visit again soon. Remember to use the hotel listings website to find the perfect place for your visit and make sure to ask for the D'Youville or college/university rate. See you next year! 

Schedule of Events

Registration

D’Youville Academic Center Lobby | 9:00 – 6:00 pm

Pick up your all access pass for reunion 2022!

Pop-up Bookstore

College Center Bookstore 1st Floor | 9:00 am – 5:00pm

Look for the pop-up bookstores over the weekend to update your wardrobe with your very own D’Youville gear.

Ask the Pharmacist

HUB Vital Pharmacy 1st Floor | 3:00 – 4:00 pm

Visit our Health Professions Hub Pharmacy for exclusive access to our pharmacy team. The Pharmacy will be offering flu and COVID vaccines for anyone who would like them during that time frame; come in and have an insurance card ready.

History & Heritage Corridor Tour

Koessler Administration Building 1st Floor | 4:00 – 5:00pm

Explore the historic Koessler Administration Building complete with our D’Youville timeline, archival videos and photos, our newest galleries for the schools of pharmacy and nursing.

Career Services Workshop

Career Center Bauer BFAC 128 | 4:00 – 5:00 pm

Alumni benefits continue as a graduate. Come see what’s new!

Saints in the Park: S’mores and Yearbooks

Container Park next to DAC & Alt | 6:00 – 7:00 pm

Our newest campus park is the perfect place to reminisce with classmates and explore yearbooks, all while roasting s’mores with friends.

Redfest

Buffalo RiverWorks – 359 Ganson St  |  7:00 pm

An Alumni VIP exclusive!

Enjoy Redfest fun with Buffalo‘s best fireworks, entertainment by DJ Milk, amazing food and drinks, & the best party of the year! We are thrilled to be able to offer carnival games, music, amusement rides along with food & drinks. Transportation will be provided for those wanting it; leaving from the front of DAC, dropping off at Riverworks and returning back to DAC on a continuous loop.

Shuttles will leave DAC at the following times:

6:45 p.m.

7:15 p.m.

7:45 p.m.

8:15 p.m.

8:45 p.m.

9:15 p.m.

9:45 p.m. * Last Shuttle TO Riverworks from Campus*

Shuttles will leave Riverworks at the following times:

7:00 p.m.

7:30 p.m.

8:00 p.m.

8:30 p.m.

9:00 p.m.

9:30 p.m.

10:00 p.m.

10:30 p.m.

11:00 p.m. *Last Shuttle FROM Riverworks*

Kavinoky Theatre | Rock of Ages

Theatre Koessler Administration Building 1st Floor | 7:30 pm

The historic Kavinoky theater presents the exciting musical Rock of Ages!

Registration

HUB Lobby 1st Floor | 7:00 – 9:00 am

Pick up your all access pass for reunion 2022!

Body Flow Yoga

Thrive Wellness Health Professions Hub 2nd Floor | 8:00 – 8:45 am

Calm your mind and strengthen your soul with an early morning body flow yoga class. All ages and levels welcome.

Pop-up Bookstore

HUB Lobby 1st Floor | 9:00 am – 4:00pm

Tour of the Hub

HUB Lobby 1st Floor | 9:00 – 10:00 am

Tour the innovative Health Professions Hub featuring our community Pharmacy, state of the art simulation centers, thrive wellness, and beautiful event spaces.

Presidential Welcome & Alumni Awards Brunch

3rd Floor Hub | 10:00 – 12:00 pm

Join president Lorrie A. Clemo, PhD for an exclusive alumni presentation and welcome. Celebrate our newest distinguished alumni award recipients at this year’s ceremony.

Anne Lum Distinguished Alumni Award

  • Dr. Jean Alberti ’57

Delta Sigma

  • Kayla Deth ’14
  • Dr. Takesha Leonard ’09, ’15
  • Carolynn Welch ’04

Young Alumni Award

  • Habiba Mohamed ’16

Women’s Volleyball Home Match against Molloy

College Center Gymnasium | 12:00 pm

Cheer on our Saints as they take on Molloy at our home court!

Tour of new Athletics Facilities

College Center Lobby 1st Floor | 12:00 – 1:00 pm

Tour our athletics spaces at College Center including our renovated gymnasium space, weight room and newest athletics facility: strength and conditioning center. 

Front Lawn BBQ

Front Lawn KAB | 12:00 – 3:00 pm

Fun for the family! Stop by the front lawn tent party complete with a family barbecue, lawn games, activities and an exclusive photo op with our favorite Saint Bernard dogs – mascots Saint and Maggie!

Conversations with the Chief Mission Officer

KAB 414 Mission Office | 2:00 – 3:00 pm

Meet our new Chief Mission Officer for an exclusive conversation about our connection with the Grey Nuns and our continued commitment to service. 

History & Heritage Corridor Tour

Koessler Administration Building 1st Floor | 3:00 – 4:00 pm

Explore the historic Koessler Administration Building complete with our D’Youville timeline, archival videos and photos, our newest galleries for the schools of pharmacy and nursing. 

Kavinoky Theatre | Rock of Ages

Theatre Koessler Administration Building 1st Floor | 3:30 pm 

House Parties

Koessler Administration Building 1st Floor & Boethea Room (Class of 1972) | 5:00 – 7:00 pm

Celebrate your classes with this all generations party! All classes and decades are welcome. All classes are welcome back to the historic Koessler Administration Building first floor for our all decades reunion party! Every decade will have a space just for your class: 50s, 60s, 70s, 80s, 90s, 00s, 10s and more! A special celebration for the 50th class of 1972!

Saints After Dark Tent Party: Coffee and cordials on the front lawn

Front Lawn KAB | 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm

Join us on the front lawn for coffee and cordials as we celebrate this reunion together!

Kavinoky Theatre | Rock of Ages

Theatre Koessler Administration Building 1st Floor | 7:30 pm

The historic Kavinoky theater presents the exciting musical Rock of Ages!

Body Flow Yoga

Thrive Wellness Health Professions Hub 2nd Floor | 9:00 – 9:45 am

Mass

Sacred Heart Chapel Koessler Administration Building 3rd Floor | 10:00 – 11:00 am

Celebrate our Catholic tradition with a mass in our historic Sacred Heart chapel in Koessler Administration Building.

Brunch

Koessler Administration Building 1st Floor | 11:00 – 1:00 pm

Join us for our annual Alumni brunch! 

Women’s Volleyball Home Match against Queens

College Center Gymnasium | 12:00 pm

Cheer on our Saints as they take on Queens at our home court!

Pop-up Bookstore

Koessler Administration Building 1st Floor | 9:00 am – 2:00 pm

Kavinoky Theatre | Rock of Ages

Theatre Koessler Administration Building 1st Floor | 2:30 pm 

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