All Upcoming Alumni Events

Upcoming Alumni Events

March 2019

Thursday 28th March, 6.00pm-8.00pm: DarBar Alumni Evening

Alumni are invited to DarBar for drinks from 6.00pm to 8.00pm on Thursday 28th March. You are welcome at any time between these hours, as DarBar is opening especially for you. Please take this chance to meet friends old and new in the best student bar in Cambridge! We hope to have a big turn-out, and if successful, the evening will be repeated termly. If you are planning on attending please email us, so we can give the Porters and Bar Staff an indication of numbers.


April 2019

Friday 5th April, 6.30pm: Cambridge & Oxford Club, Tokyo. Alumni Reunion Dinner hosted by the Master Mary Fowler

You and a guest are invited to a Cambridge & Oxford alumni reunion dinner to be hosted by the Master Mary Fowler and Development Director Samuel Venn, which will be held in The Tokyo Club. The evening will begin with drinks at 6.30pm and the dinner will commence at 7.00pm. During the evening the Master will give a talk. We hope that all Darwinian's will be seated with the Master or with our Development Director, Sam Venn. They are both very much looking forward to meeting you and your guest.  So, do come along enjoy news about your college and network with other alumni.
 
The dress code is suits for men (with ties, of course); women should also wear smart business attire (the dress code is strictly enforced, and anyone arriving in sneakers, jeans, etc. will not be allowed in). The cost of the dinner for Darwin alumni and their guests is being subsidised by the College and will be 6,000 Yen, other diners will be charged the normal rate of 8,000 Yen. Payment is to be made directly into the C & O Club bank account by close of business on Tuesday, April 2nd. Book on-line here.
 
Monday 8th April: Alumni Reunion dinner in Beijing hosted by the Master, Mary Fowler

You and a guest are invited to an alumni reunion dinner to be hosted by the Master Mary Fowler and Development Director Samuel Venn, which will be held in The Holiday Inn, Beijing Haidian. The evening will begin with drinks at 6.00pm and the dinner will commence at 6.30pm. The Master is very much looking forward to meeting you and your guest. So, do come along enjoy news about your college and network with other alumni. The cost for the dinner is £40, and we are asking for a suggested donation towards the dinner of this amount. All drinks will be courtesy of the college. You can book securely on-line here.

Wednesday 10th April, 7.00pm: Alumni Reunion Dinner in Shanghai hosted by the Master, Mary Fowler

You and up to two guests are invited to an alumni reunion dinner to be hosted by the Master Mary Fowler and Development Director Samuel Venn, which will be held in The Jasmine Lounge. The evening will begin with drinks at 7.00pm and the dinner will commence at 7.30pm. The Master is very much looking forward to meeting you and your guest(s). So, do come along enjoy news about your college and network with other alumni. The cost for the dinner is £43, and we are asking for a suggested donation towards the dinner of this amount. All drinks will be courtesy of the college. You can book securely on-line here.

Saturday 13th April, 7.00pm: Alumni Reunion Dinner in Hong Kong hosted by the Master, Mary Fowler

You and a guest are invited to an alumni reunion dinner to be hosted by the Master Mary Fowler and Development Director Samuel Venn, which will be held in The Hong Kong Bankers Club. The evening will begin with drinks at 7.00pm and the dinner will commence at 7.30pm. The Master is very much looking forward to meeting you and your guest. So, do come along enjoy news about your college and network with other alumni. The cost for the dinner is £45, and we are asking for a suggested donation towards the dinner of this amount. All drinks will be courtesy of the college. You can book securely on-line here.

Saturday 13th April, 10.15am: Emma Darwin Book Launch Talk- 'This is Not a Book About Charles Darwin'

The author Emma Darwin is the great-great-granddaughter of Charles Darwin and on 13th April she will be talking about her new book, 'This is Not a Book About Charles Darwin', at College.  Having had two historical novels published, she embarked on this book after much prompting and found it difficult to write as it became a struggle between her desire to keep her identity as a writer and not to be subsumed by her family heritage. Her talk will reflect both the content of the book and her struggle to write it.The cost of the talk will be £10.00. Please arrive at 10.15am when tea, coffee and biscuits will be available. There will be an opportunity to purchase the book immediately after the talk. Emma will be staying for lunch and will answer more questions during that time. Lunch is an optional extra for which payment by debit or credit card will required. To book please complete this form and email or post it to the the Alumni and Development Office.


May 2019

Sunday 5th May, 11.00am-1.00pm: Darwin College Alumni Brunch in New York City hosted by the Master, Mary Fowler

You and a guest are invited to an alumni brunch hosted by the Master, Professor Mary Fowler, and Development Director, Samuel Venn, which will be held at Sarabeths Central Park South in the Skylight Room. The cost per person is $60. You can book securely on-line through Cambridge in America. If you have any questions please do email us.

Tuesday 7th May: Darwin College Alumni Drinks in San Francisco hosted by the Development Director, Samuel Venn

Darwin College Development Director, Samuel Venn, will be hosting a drinks reception at The Cavalier, San Francisco. There is no need to book for this event but we do ask that you email alumni.relations@darwin.ac.uk with your intention to attend.

Friday 10th May: Alumni Reunion Dinner for years 1964-75 and 1986-96

This year alumni who studied at Darwin between the years 1964-75 and 1986-96 are invited to attend the Reunion Dinner. The cost of the three-course dinner is £30.00 per person, including pre-dinner drinks, wine and coffee. Prior to and following the dinner, you will be able to view a display of newsletters and photographs of your time here at Darwin College.  The dress code is smart casual with ties for men. This is a great opportunity to catch up with old friends from your time at Darwin and you are encouraged to come along in groups with other alumni you know. Book for you and up to two guest here.
 


Future Events


The events listed below are not yet open for booking, however, if you want to attend any of them please click the date of the event you are interested in.  You will be re-directed to an email form, please fill in your name and years at College in the message body, the Alumni Office will email you more information within two working days.

Friday 17th May: Former Fellows Dinner and Guest Night

Friday 14th June: Darwin College Alumni Formal Hall Dinner

Saturday 6th July: DCBC 50th Anniversary Event

Sunday 7th July: Alumni Garden party

Sunday 29th September: Bradfield Court Grand Opening (TBC)

 


 

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