Winthrop University: Alumni Association - Events - Upcoming Events
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Alumni Association
304 Tillman Hall
Rock Hill, SC 29733, USA
803/323-1452 (Fax)
800/578-6545 (Toll-Free)

Upcoming Events





Oct. 14 - Dec. 9

Virtual Alumni Book Club: "The Girl Who Smiled Beads"

The Virtual Alumni Book Club is reading “The Girl Who Smiled Beads: A Story of War and What Comes After" by Clemantine Wamariya. This is a story of family, war and survival. This is also Winthrop’s 2022-23 Common Book selection, so get your copy and join in the reading! Click here to read a summary and reviews for it. Visit the Virtual Alumni Book Club website for more information.


December 2022

Dec. 2

87th Annual Tree Lighting
Winthrop University, Front lawn of Tillman Hall
6 p.m.

Winthrop will ring in the holiday season on Friday, Dec. 2 at 6 p.m. The Alumni Association and Student Alumni Council will host the 87th Annual Tree Lighting on the front lawn. The event will feature performances by the Winthrop RockHettes and Winthrop Collegiate Choir. Luminaries will be available for purchase for $3 from the Student Alumni Council from 5-5:45 p.m. in front of Tillman Hall so you can help make the Tree Lighting glow. Proceeds from the luminaries will support the Winthrop Fund. If you can't attend this beloved tradition in person, please view the livestream from the Alumni Association Facebook page.

Last Updated: 11/21/22