Welcome to the Alumni Events page
We hope to see you at our next event. Through our programs, the Alumni Association fosters a lifelong connection between the college and its alumni. Register for our upcoming events below.
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Reunion: Alumni Celebration
Join us for Alumni Celebration! There will be an all classes and all affinity group reunion. We plan the event and you reconnect with your friends. This event will be a time for classmates from your year and major to get together with your former faculty. We want you to join the celebration! Team up with a few of your fellow graduates to spread the word.
50+ Reunion Weekend
Each year, the College celebrates the classes who have reached their 50th anniversary reunion year and beyond. From the class of 1952 to the current 50th reunion class, each year we welcome our 50+ graduates to celebrate together. This weekend includes 50th class reunion events, our annual 50+ mass and our 50+ brunch celebration.
Distinguished Alumni Awards
Established in 1986, this ceremony recognizes those graduates who have made a difference. The Alumni Association’s governing body, the National Board of Governors, hosts the Distinguished Alumni Award Ceremony each year to highlight the achievements of our alumni. Learn about our past recipients or nominate a deserving graduate today.
Shaw Festival Trip
This annual event is held at the Shaw Festival in historic Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario, Canada. The event focus is traveling to see a theatrical performance at Shaw. Our trip includes transportation to and from all event locations. The lunch each year is hosted at Zees Grill. There is time for window shopping in the area. Our guests are also given a production overview with a Daemen professor of theater.
Alumni Career Mentor & Networking
This annual Daemen tradition pairs current students with alumni. During the event participants will discuss future career goals and ways to be successful in the future. Become a mentor to and volunteer for this opportunity.
Donor Appreciation Holiday Party
Exclusive to our generous alumni donors, we celebrate the year with this annual holiday event. This 60 plus annual holiday gathering kicks off our season of giving. Become a donor and join us each year.
Daemen College will commemorate its founding with several special events, including the traditional ringing of Founders Bell, at the college’s annual Founders Celebration. Other events on day one include a college memorabilia exhibit, a reception to honor faculty and staff service, and a campus bonfire. Day two will kick off with Daemen Day in Amherst, a student organization and community fair and the Scholarship Gala.