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Upcoming Events

The Alumni Association hosts approximately 25 events each year for alumni and students. We invite you to attend these events to meet and reconnect with fellow alumni and learn more about the university.

August 2018

Saturday, August 25

Winthrop Day at Carowinds
10 a.m. - 10 p.m., Carowinds
14523 Carowinds Blvd
Charlotte, NC 28273

Join the Winthrop Alumni Association and fellow Winthrop alumni for the fourth annual Winthrop Day at Carowinds on Saturday, Aug. 25, beginning at 10 a.m. Wear your Winthrop gear and enjoy the Carowinds experience at a deeply discounted price of $39, with $1 from each ticket sale benefitting Winthrop scholarships. Purchase your tickets online. Username is Winthrop. Password is Eagles. Please note these are case sensitive. Contact the Office of Alumni Relations at 803/323-2145 or alumni@winthrop.edu for more information.

Saturday, August 25

Upstate Alumni Luncheon
11 a.m.
$20
Brick Street Café
315 August St.
Greenville, SC 29601

The Winthrop Upstate Alumni Chapter invites you and your guest to join us at a summer luncheon. Enjoy lunch with local fellow Winthrop alumni and share your favorite Winthrop memories. The luncheon includes a lunch entrée, beverage and dessert. A cash bar is available. Luncheon menu entrées are listed below. Please RSVP to alumni@winthrop.edu with the number of guests and your lunch entrée by Monday, Aug. 20.

  • Brick Street Fresh Fruit Plate: walnut chicken salad, fruit and muffin
  • Shrimp & Grits
  • Veggie Quiche served with your choice of mixed green salad or a cup of soup
  • Soup and Salad: bowl of soup and mixed green salad
  • Turkey Rachel Rachel Rachel: roasted turkey, Russian dressing, slaw and Swiss cheese on pumpernickel rye bread. Served with your choice of pasta salad, chips, walnut coleslaw fresh fruit, salad, soup or sweet potato fries
  • Huckleberry’s Ham & Swiss: black forest ham, Swiss cheese and spicy mustard. Served with your choice of pasta salad, chips, walnut coleslaw fresh fruit, salad, soup or sweet potato fries  

September 2018

Friday, September 21st

3rd Annual Winthrop Golf Day
11:30 a.m.
River Hills Country Club
One Country Club Drive
Lake Wylie SC, 29710

The third annual Winthrop Golf Day will be held on Friday, Sept. 21 at River Hills Country Club in Lake Wylie. This year, the Winthrop men’s and women’s golf teams are joining forces for a fun-filled day on the course. All proceeds from the golf tournament will support Winthrop golf student-athletes. The day begins at 11:30 a.m. with lunch provided by Chick-Fil-A and a silent auction at the clubhouse followed by a shotgun start at 1 p.m. Teams will be playing Captain’s Choice, and this year, each team will be paired up with a current Winthrop golf student-athlete! After 18 holes, everyone will meet back at the clubhouse for the conclusion of the silent auction and the trophy presentation. Register your team, company or yourself here. 

Friday, September 28th

Triangle Alumni Chapter – Black Panther Watch Party
6:30 p.m.
North Carolina Museum of Art
2110 Blue Ridge Road
Raleigh, NC 27607

The Triangle Alumni Chapter will be gathering for the Black Panther Movie Party on Friday, Sept. 28 at 6:30 p.m. at the North Carolina Museum of Art. More details to come, purchase tickets online.

October 2018

Saturday, October 6th

Legacy Family Ice Cream Social
1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.
McBryde Hall
695 Scholars Walk

The Legacy Program recognizes Winthrop alumni and their family members who attend Winthrop. A Legacy student is a child, grandchild, or sibling of a Winthrop alumnus/a who is seeking an undergraduate degree. As a family member of a Winthrop graduate, these students are continuing the Winthrop legacy. We are excited to see these legacy students and their alumni family members at Family Day! All legacy students and their families are invited to stop by McBryde Hall for a Legacy Family Ice Cream Social on October 6 from 1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.

 

November 2018

Save the Date: Homecoming & Reunion Weekend 2018

Mark your calendar for Homecoming & Reunion Weekend 2018, Friday, Nov. 16–Saturday, Nov. 17. From the uniform-wearing Winthrop daughters to the more recent graduates of today’s multicultural, multi-generational student body, Winthrop alumni share a unique bond. Homecoming & Reunion Weekend is one time each year that everyone comes back to campus to remember and relive those fun-filled and life-changing college days. Class reunions, campus tours, alumni awards, tailgating and basketball – all these activities and more make for an unforgettable gathering. Make plans to join us for the this year's Homecoming & Reunion Weekend, Nov. 16-17, 2018!

May 2019

Friday, May 25 – Saturday, May 27, 2019

Winthrop Alumni Carnegie Hall Trip
May 25 – 27, 2019
Carnegie Hall
New York City, NY
 
Director of choral activities Jeremy Mims will be conducting a concert for Mid-America Productions at Carnegie Hall during Memorial Day Weekend 2019, May 25-27, and the Winthrop Chorale has been invited to be the core of this choral ensemble! All alumni are invited to attend! Choose one of the packages below for your unique experience in New York:

  • Alumni Choir Package - $899
    • Sing on stage at Carnegie Hall! Join the Winthrop Chorale on stage during the concert. Rehearsals will take place on May 25 and 26 in New York, culminating in the concert on the afternoon of May 27. Following the concert, join all performers for a post-concert celebration dinner cruise on the Hudson River.
  • Concert Package - $499
    • Your ticket to the May 27 concert at Carnegie Hall is included along with the post-concert celebration dinner cruise on the Hudson River and attendance at the May 25 and May 26 rehearsals in New York.
  • Concert Ticket- $150
    • Your ticket to the May 27 concert at Carnegie Hall.

Travel expenses and accommodations are not included in the costs listed above. Deposits are due on October 1, 2018. Space is limited, reserve your spot here! For questions, please contact Jeremy Mims at mimsj@winthrop.edu or 803/323-2250.

 

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Rock Hill, SC 29733, USA
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803/323-1452 (Fax)
800/578-6545 (Toll-Free)
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