Past Events Archive

A selection of our past events to give you a taste of what happens at a Durham alumni gathering!


VC in Singapore

Vice-Chancellor's Reception in Singapore

23 March, 2017

Professor Stuart Corbridge, Vice Chancellor and Warden, hosted his first major alumni event in South East Asia. Over 80 alumni and friends, and even a current student, gathered together at the iconic Marina Bay Sands hotel to meet with Professor Corbridge and hear about the latest plans and developments for Durham University. 

See the Flickr album for photographs of the event

Chancellor in Tokyo

Chancellor's Reception in Tokyo

10 December, 2016

Sir Thomas Allen, Chancellor, hosted his first major alumni event in Japan. Over 65 alumni, friends, and even students on exchange, gathered together at the Peninsula hotel to meet with Sir Tom and hear about the latest plans and developments for Durham University. 

See the Flickr album for photographs of the event

Accountancy November 2016

Accountancy Networking Event

14 November, 2016

Michael Izza, CEO of the ICAEW and fellow Durham alumnus (Law, St Cuthbert’s, 1979-82), hosted a professional networking event for alumni working in accountancy with a panel discussion on the topic ‘Leadership in the 21st Century’.

See the Flickr album for photographs of the event

Dunelm Days 2016

Dunelm Days in 2016

May - June, 2016

Dunelm Days is a global series of co-ordinated, volunteer-led events. In 2016, we celebrated the 150th anniversary of the formation of the first Durham alumni group, Durham University Society. The volunteer-led celebration saw over 200 alumni attend 22 events across 6 continents. 

See the Flickr album for photographs of the event


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