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You are invited to events on campus and around the nation. From Rosarians to recent grads, there’s something for everyone. Click on each event for details and visit us often for the latest on events!

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Past Events

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Chicago Fire vs NYC FC

Join us for an exciting Chicago Fire vs NYC game on July 13 at 7:30 p.m. at Soldier Field! Tickets are just $40, and every attendee will receive a custom DU/Chicago Fire scarf. 

DU in Denver, Colorado

Please join us and your fellow alums on Thursday, April 11th for a special reception at the Wright Room. 

Spring Fashion Show
Fashion Alumnae/i Brunch and DU Fashion Show

Please join us and your fellow Fashion alumnae/i on Saturday, April 13 for a special brunch at 12 p.m. and the Spring Fashion Show at 2 p.m. 

Holiday Sing

December 14, 2023
The Office of Alumnae/i Relations, in partnership with University Ministry, is excited to invite you to a Holiday Sing on December 14 from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Join us in the Noonan Reading Room for an hour of holiday songs and traditions followed by a reception of light appetizers and hot chocolate to follow. 

DC Alumnae/i Reception

November 16, 2023
The Office of Alumnae/i Relations is excited to welcome you for an evening of drinks, appetizers, and socializing. 

Memorial Mass and Brunch 2023

November 5, 2023
Dominican University invites you to remember deceased family, friends, and members of the Dominican community at our annual Memorial Mass on Sunday, November 5, 2023 at 11 a.m. in Rosary Chapel. Watch the recorded livestream.

Fribourg Reunion

November 4, 2023
Join us on Saturday, November 4th for a special luncheon gathering of Rosary in Fribourg alumnae/i in the Noonan Reading Room.

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Chicago Wolves vs Cleveland Monsters

October 28, 2023
Join us on Saturday, October 28th as the Chicago Wolves take on the Cleveland Monsters at 7:00 p.m. at the Allstate Arena in Rosemont. Contact the Office of Alumnae/i Relations today at (708) 524-6286 or to purchase your tickets.

Homecoming 2023

September 14–16, 2023
Join the Dominican University community to celebrate Homecoming 2023! Come and be a part of the annual Homecoming weekend with the Office of Alumnae/i Relations! 

Welcome Alumni Sign Reunion
Reunion 2023: June 10

June 10, 2023
We were so excited to welcome you back to campus to see all that has changed—the new Welcome Center, the Learning Commons, the Heritage Mural—and all that has stayed the same—the beautiful campus, the friendly faces, and the commitment to a rigorous education.

Memorial Mass 2022

November 6, 2022
We remembered deceased members of the Dominican community at our annual Memorial Mass. Watch Recording.

Faculty Presentation: Timothy Milinovich

The Haunting of Dominican!
Professor Timothy Milinovich shared stories that have been passed down over the years from the halls of Dominican's gothic buildings and campus (is that an organ playing, mysteriously, late at night?). He also discussed ways theology, horror, and biblical studies intersect. Read more and watch his full presentation.

Reunion 2022: Glena Temple's Presidential Briefing

June 11, 2022
During Reunion weekend, President Glena Temple gave an update on the university in the Eloise Martin Recital Hall. Watch Now.

Faculty Presentation: Jake Bucher

Restorative Justice In Our Society
Jake Bucher, Founding Dean for the College of Applied Social Sciences, talks about his teaching of the Introduction to Sociology, Juvenile Justice, and Criminal Justice course that he delivers in the Inside-Out mode at Cook County Jail. Watch his full presentation

Faculty Presentation: Mickey Sweeney

Magic, Witches, and Women Who Know Too Much
Mickey Sweeney will reveal through imagery and the written word, insights into some of our most notable literary figures and draw through-lines to how women are portrayed today. Watch her full presentation.

Faculty Presentation: Dr. José Blanco F.

Redesigning Fashion: How the Pandemic Changed Fashion Week
Dr. José Blanco F. shares insights on how, in just a few months, COVID-19 upended the fashion show industry. Watch his full presentation.

Faculty Presentation: Drs. Irina Calin-Jageman and Robert Calin-Jageman

Why Do We Forget? Using Sea Slugs to Understand Memory and Memory Loss 
Drs. Irina Calin-Jageman and Robert Calin-Jageman research Aplysia californica (i.e., sea slugs) to help determine why neural connections are lost and, in some cases, regained. Watch their full presentation