Communitas

The UD Alumni Community Newsletter



GROUNDHOG 2017


IRVING PARTY AND REGIONAL EVENTS

All Alumni are invited to attend the 54th annual Groundhog party on campus. Join us under the new alumni tent at Groundhog for a toasty night under stars. Additionally, regional events will take place in cities across the nation. Deadline to pre-order your sweatshirt is tonight, January 23, at 11:59 p.m.

LEARN MORE AND PRE-ORDER YOUR SWEATSHIRT BY JAN 23 →


GOOD READS


EXPAND UPON THE GREAT BOOKS WITH UD FACULTY

Keep your reading up-to-date with  current book recommendations from UD faculty members!

FIND YOUR GOOD READ 


2017 DISTINGUISHED ALUMNI AWARDS


NAB ANNOUNCES 5 UD ALUMNI TO RECEIVE AWARD ON APRIL 22

The University of Dallas National Alumni Board has announced its annual list of distinguished alumni — the highest honor the university can bestow upon its alumni. Award recipients will be honored during a reception and dinner Saturday, April 22, 2017, at the Omni Dallas Hotel.

LEARN MORE ABOUT THE RECIPIENTS AND DINNER→


FEATURED ALUMNI SPOTLIGHT


PETE COOK, BA'92: ENTREPRENEUR, FARMER, FAMILY MAN AND MORE

At the end of 2016, we asked you to nominate creative, unique, and successful alumni to be featured on the alumni website and student newspaper. This spring semester, we'll be featuring some of the best of your nominations. To kick off the year, meet Pete Cook, BA '92, entrepreneur, farmer, family man and more!

READ MORE ABOUT ALUMNUS PETE COOK →


PHILÍA, A SPIRIT SO SWEET


DAVID SWEET, PROFESSOR OF CLASSICS: THE SOFT-SPOKEN GENTLEMAN 

Alumna Rebekah Spearman, BA '14, writes on her lifelong friendship with the brilliant and kind David Sweet, longtime UD faculty member, their love of Classics and their recent meet up in the Uptown district of Dallas.

READ MORE PHILÍA


UPCOMING EVENTS


JAN 24

Leaders & Legends
Speakers Series:
Jim Moroney

RSVP NOW →

JAN 27

Satish & Yasmin Gupta
College of Business 2017
Hall of Fame Induction  

RSVP NOW →

JAN 27 - FEB 4

Groundhog 2017


IRVING & REG PARTIES →


FEB 23

Unbinding Prometheus:
"The Maker Movement
& Sharing Economy" 

RSVP NOW →

FEB 24

"Can Poetry Save the World?"
Explore Louise Cowan's
Legacy

MORE DETAILS →


MARCH 3

Spring Braniff Salon

 

RSVP NOW →