Events

We host events for alumni and friends throughout the world to network, socialize and connect with fellow alumni and to catch up with what's going on at your alma mater.

Here you'll find information on a variety of events. These events include opportunities for professional development, networking, family activities, entertainment, education and more. Check out what's going on!

Events are listed in Newfoundland Standard Time (NT).

Tuesday, December 07, 2021
MUNalum 101: Newfoundland and Labrador Holiday Traditions1:00pm - 2:00pmOnline

December in Newfoundland and Labrador sees the arrival of various strange characters, from colourful disguised mummers, to snock-jawed hobby horses, to St. Stephen's Day visitors clutching a bird on a stick. Join folklorist and author Dale Jarvis (MA’01) for an exploration of some of Newfoundland and Labrador's strangest holiday traditions and the history of acting foolish. As an added bonus to this seasonal discussion, Department of Folklore faculty member Dr. Daniel Peretti will share his latest research into the legend of Santa Claus.

How to Use Impostor Syndrome to Build Confidence and Succeed in Life1:00pm - 2:30pmOnline

Fear, ambiguity and self-doubt are common feelings people experience when they consider making big changes in their lives. Imagine you have all the confidence in the world to succeed in your life. Imagine that all your dreams come true. It’s easier to achieve than you’d think. It starts with finding the courage to take the first step that is looking inside yourself. Don’t let Imposter Syndrome get in the way of creating your dream career!

Wednesday, December 08, 2021
Developing a Successful Resume & Cover Letter1:00pm - 2:00pmOnline

A professional résumé and cover letter are critical to securing an interview in today’s competitive job market! Learn how to market yourself effectively so you stand out and make a positive impression. This webinar will help you to prepare and tailor a resume and cover letter that clearly reflects your education, experience and skills to ensure that your documents are directly relevant to the position you are applying for.

Tuesday, December 14, 2021
Coast Lines with Us, Now7:30pm - 9:00pmOnline

Join us for an online event discussing the sixth Coast Lines book, Us, Now, with faculty member and contributor Dr. Sobia Shaikh, contributor Santiago Guzman, BFA(Theatre)'19, hosted by Angela Antle, BA'91, and featuring vice provost Dr. Delores Mullings, Rachel Gilbert, BFA(Visual Arts)'20.

Contact

Alumni Engagement

230 Elizabeth Ave, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1B 3X9

Postal Address: P.O. Box 4200, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1C 5S7

Tel: (709) 864-8000