We hope you will join us at one or more of these college events taking place across North America in April 2020!


Balliol College

Saturday 18 April: Drinks Reception and Dinner with the Master, Dame Helen Ghosh DCB in Midtown, details to follow. Contact development.office@balliol.ox.ac.uk with any questions.

Brasenose College
Saturday 18 April: Brasenose will be hosting an evening reception at the University Club of New York, One West 54th Street and the Corner of 5th Avenue 10019. Time TBC. Please contact development.office@bnc.ox.ac.uk for details.

Christ Church
Christ Church will be holding a number of events on the 16th, 17th and 18th of April. Details will be emailed to Members and Friends as soon as possible. Should you have any questions please contact simon.offen@chch.ox.ac.uk.
 
Corpus Christi College


Exeter College
Saturday 18 April: Exeter College will be holding an alumni gathering at Madison Square Park Tower, thanks to Ashwin Ranganathan (1991, PPE). Further details will be made available on our webpage.


Green Templeton College
 
 
Harris Manchester College
Saturday 18 April: Drinks reception, 6:30 pm with Principal, Professor Jane Shaw. Venue TBC. Please contact David Nicholson, Director of Development, david.nicholson@hmc.ox.ac.uk to register interest or for further details.


Hertford College
Saturday 18 April: Save the date for a Hertford College event hosted by Robert Lusardi (Computer Science and Philosophy, 2013). More details will be available on the Hertford College website in due course. We hope to see you there!

Jesus College


Keble College 
Thursday 16 April
 
6:15 pm – 7:30 pm: Drinks Reception for Keble alumni and Friends. Andrew Hall, Saint Thomas Church Parish House (entrance at 1 West 53rd).
 
7:30 pm – 10:00 pm: Keble Choir concert, conducted by Director of Music Matthew Martin, including the inaugural performance of Missa Brevis, composed by Matthew in celebration of the 150th Anniversary. Saint Thomas Church 5th Avenue.
 
Oxford at 150. Presented as part of their Sesquicentennial Tour, Keble College Choir is one of Oxford’s leading mixed-voice ensembles. Since 2015, the group has toured France, Hong Kong, Singapore and the Czech Republic, as well as widely in the UK, and regularly broadcasts on BBC Radio. Highlights from the past year include the release of a new recording of the music of the ‘English Handel’ William Hayes with the Oxford-based period instrument ensemble Instruments of Time & Truth, and a new association with The Academy of Ancient Music with a recording of the music of Francisco Valls.

The drinks reception is free of charge, tickets for the concert cost $20/$40.
 
Kellogg College 
Saturday 18 April: Dinner in New York (venue and time to follow). We look forward to celebrating Kellogg’s 30 anniversary with you in New York. Contact: alumni@kellogg.ox.ac.uk.

Lady Margaret Hall
Saturday 18 April: LMH will be hosting an event Saturday evening, more details to follow. Please contact alumni.officer@lmh.ox.ac.uk with any questions.

Linacre College
Saturday 18 April: College alumni dinner in New York. The Principal will be attending. For indications of interest, please email Lisa on lisa.smars@linacre.ox.ac.uk.

Lincoln College
Saturday 18 April: Lincoln will be hosting a dinner at the National Arts Club. Drinks will start at 7pm followed by dinner at 7:30pm. Please email jane.mitchell@lincoln.ox.ac.uk with any questions
 
Magdalen College
Friday 17 April: The President of Magdalen College and the Development Director will be hosting a table at the New York Gala Dinner.
 
Saturday 18 April: Dinner at the University Club of New York to mark the retirement of Professor Sir David Clary after 15 years as President of Magdalen, including a recital by Magdalen College Choir.
 
Tuesday 21 April: President in LA. Thursday 23rd April: President in San Francisco.
 
Contact alumni.office@magd.ox.ac.uk for more information.

Mansfield College
Mansfield College Principal, Helen Mountfield QC, and Development Director, Tess McCormick, will be hosting a drinks reception for Mansfield alumni over the weekend of Meeting Minds. More details to follow directly, or contact Tess on development.director@mansfield.ox.ac.uk.

Merton College
Friday 17 April: MC3 sponsors Mertonians at Oxford Gala Dinner at Cipriani. All RSVPs and questions to sstukane@georgemckelveyco.com. Reunion weekend details in next MC3 mailing.

New College
Saturday 18 April: The Warden of New College, Miles Young, will be hosting a New College dinner. Further details to follow. Contact oldmembers@new.ox.ac.uk with any questions.
 
Nuffield College
Friday 17 April: Nuffield College have reserved some tables with the Warden Andrew Dilnot at the University’s Gala Dinner at Cipriani for Nuffield alumni, former Fellows, donors and friends of the College. To book a space, please contact the Nuffield College Development Office directly at development@nuffield.ox.ac.uk.

Oriel College
The Provost Neil Mendoza, and Development Director Sean Power, will be attending the North American Alumni Weekend and hosting a dinner for Orielenses in New York. Further information to be circulated shortly. Contact Kathryn Ferguson at events@oriel.ox.ac.uk for details.

Pembroke College
Saturday 18 April: As part of the Oxford Alumni Weekend in New York, Pembroke College will be offering a Pembroke alumni drinks reception and hors d'oeuvres from 6.00 pm, venue still to be determined. Further information will be issued soon. Please email development@pmb.ox.ac.uk with any questions.
 
The Queen’s College
Saturday 18 April: The Queen’s College will be holding a reunion dinner in New York with our new Provost Dr Claire Craig CBE. More details will be available on our website and via email at the end of January 2020.

Regent's Park College
Saturday 18 April: Alumni and friends are warmly invited to a drinks reception with the Principal at The Yale Club, 50 Vanderbilt Avenue from 6.00-8.00pm, kindly hosted by Dr Carroll Stevens.
 
Sunday 19 April: Informal meet-ups, TBC.
 
For more information please contact development@regents.ox.ac.uk.
 
Somerville College
The Principal will be hosting events for Somervillians on Saturday evening and/or Sunday and we will circulate all details in January. Please contact alumnievents@some.ox.ac.uk with any questions.

St Anne's College Sunday 19 April: St Anne;s College Alumnae Brunch in New York. Full details to be confirmed shortly, please email development@st-annes.ox.ac.uk for more infomration.

St Benet’s Hall

Saturday 18 April: Save the date for an evening reception, location TBC. Contact events@stb.ox.ac.uk with any questions.

St Catherine's College

Sunday 19 April: St Catherine’s College is delighted to be holding a special drinks reception, kindly hosted by alumna Anne Bevis Detwiler at her home from 6pm-8pm. For further details please contact development.office@stcatz.ox.ac.uk or visit our website.

St Cross College
St Cross College alumni and friends are invited to join the Master for events throughout the weekend. Further information is available on our website.

St Edmund Hall
Saturday 18 April: Please save the date for a Teddy Hall New York Drinks Reception. More information will be available in the New Year. If you are interested in attending, please email kate.townsend@seh.ox.ac.uk.  

St Hilda’s College
Saturday 18 April: The American Friends of St Hilda’s College will be hosting an event in New York on Saturday evening for alumnae and friends. Please register with the Development Office at development.office@st-hildas.ox.ac.uk.
 
St Hugh’s College
Saturday 18 April & Sunday 19 April: St Hugh’s will host a College dinner for alumni and guests at The Yale Club of New York City on Saturday evening and the second meeting of the St Hugh’s North American Alumni Association on Sunday morning. Please contact the Development Office on development.office@st-hughs.ox.ac.uk for further details.
 
St John’s College
Saturday 18 April: St John's will be holding an event, time and venue TBC. Please contact alumni@sjc.ox.ac.uk for more information
 
St Peter's College
Thursday 16 April: 6:30 pm, Bobby Van's Steakhouse, 131 East 54th St. We are grateful to Patrick Turner (1987, Modern Languages) for generously hosting this dinner for St Peter’s alumni. This is will the first occasion for US alumni to meet the new Master, Professor Judith Buchanan. We expect this to be a sold out event so in the first instance we are opening registrations to St Peter’s alumni only. To register please email development.office@spc.ox.ac.uk.

Trinity College
Events in Washington, New York and Boston will take place from 15 – 21 April. See the Trinity College website for more details. Information about booking will also be sent by email if Trinity has one on your record.

University College
Saturday 18 April: Drinks reception and buffet kindly hosted by Ruth Chang, the Professor and Chair of Jurisprudence at the University of Oxford, at her home in Soho, New York City. Contact rsvp@univ.ox.ac.uk for further details.

Wadham College
Thursday 16 April: Wadham’s Warden, Lord Macdonald Kt QC, warmly invites alumni to join him at the Union Club in New York at 6:30 pm, where he will be in conversation with NewsGuard's Co-CEO Gordon Crovitz (Law, 1980) on NewsGuard’s work to restore trust and accountability in the media. This event, which will be followed by a drinks reception, is kindly hosted by Martin Brand (Mathematics and Computer Science, 1995). We look forward to catching up with your news soon.  Please contact Rachel Saunders (rachel.saunders@wadham.ox.ac.uk; +44 1865 277970) to register for this event.

Wolfson College
Alumni and friends are invited to join President Sir Tim Hitchens for an informal dinner in New York on the evening of Saturday 18 April. Please contact the Wolfson Alumni & Development Office for further details: alumni.office@wolfson.ox.ac.uk.

Worcester College
Saturday 18 April: Interim Provost, Professor Kate Tunstall  'In Conversation' with Professor Anne-Marie Slaughter former Sachs Scholar and Honorary Fellow of Worcester College at the University Club, One West 54th Street. Conversation: 6 - 7 p.m. Drinks Reception 7 - 8 p.m. Please register your interest with omevents@worc.ox.ac.uk.

 

 

We hope you will join us at one or more of these college events taking place across North America in April 2020!


Balliol College

Saturday 18 April: Drinks Reception and Dinner with the Master, Dame Helen Ghosh DCB in Midtown, details to follow. Contact development.office@balliol.ox.ac.uk with any questions.

Brasenose College
Saturday 18 April: Brasenose will be hosting an evening reception at the University Club of New York, One West 54th Street and the Corner of 5th Avenue 10019. Time TBC. Please contact development.office@bnc.ox.ac.uk for details.

Christ Church
Christ Church will be holding a number of events on the 16th, 17th and 18th of April. Details will be emailed to Members and Friends as soon as possible. Should you have any questions please contact simon.offen@chch.ox.ac.uk.
 
Corpus Christi College


Exeter College
Saturday 18 April: Exeter College will be holding an alumni gathering at Madison Square Park Tower, thanks to Ashwin Ranganathan (1991, PPE). Further details will be made available on our webpage.


Green Templeton College
 
 
Harris Manchester College
Saturday 18 April: Drinks reception, 6:30 pm with Principal, Professor Jane Shaw. Venue TBC. Please contact David Nicholson, Director of Development, david.nicholson@hmc.ox.ac.uk to register interest or for further details.


Hertford College
Saturday 18 April: Save the date for a Hertford College event hosted by Robert Lusardi (Computer Science and Philosophy, 2013). More details will be available on the Hertford College website in due course. We hope to see you there!

Jesus College


Keble College 
Thursday 16 April
 
6:15 pm – 7:30 pm: Drinks Reception for Keble alumni and Friends. Andrew Hall, Saint Thomas Church Parish House (entrance at 1 West 53rd).
 
7:30 pm – 10:00 pm: Keble Choir concert, conducted by Director of Music Matthew Martin, including the inaugural performance of Missa Brevis, composed by Matthew in celebration of the 150th Anniversary. Saint Thomas Church 5th Avenue.
 
Oxford at 150. Presented as part of their Sesquicentennial Tour, Keble College Choir is one of Oxford’s leading mixed-voice ensembles. Since 2015, the group has toured France, Hong Kong, Singapore and the Czech Republic, as well as widely in the UK, and regularly broadcasts on BBC Radio. Highlights from the past year include the release of a new recording of the music of the ‘English Handel’ William Hayes with the Oxford-based period instrument ensemble Instruments of Time & Truth, and a new association with The Academy of Ancient Music with a recording of the music of Francisco Valls.

The drinks reception is free of charge, tickets for the concert cost $20/$40.
 
Kellogg College 
Saturday 18 April: Dinner in New York (venue and time to follow). We look forward to celebrating Kellogg’s 30 anniversary with you in New York. Contact: alumni@kellogg.ox.ac.uk.

Lady Margaret Hall
Saturday 18 April: LMH will be hosting an event Saturday evening, more details to follow. Please contact alumni.officer@lmh.ox.ac.uk with any questions.

Linacre College
Saturday 18 April: College alumni dinner in New York. The Principal will be attending. For indications of interest, please email Lisa on lisa.smars@linacre.ox.ac.uk.

Lincoln College
Saturday 18 April: Lincoln will be hosting a dinner at the National Arts Club. Drinks will start at 7pm followed by dinner at 7:30pm. Please email jane.mitchell@lincoln.ox.ac.uk with any questions
 
Magdalen College
Friday 17 April: The President of Magdalen College and the Development Director will be hosting a table at the New York Gala Dinner.
 
Saturday 18 April: Dinner at the University Club of New York to mark the retirement of Professor Sir David Clary after 15 years as President of Magdalen, including a recital by Magdalen College Choir.
 
Tuesday 21 April: President in LA. Thursday 23rd April: President in San Francisco.
 
Contact alumni.office@magd.ox.ac.uk for more information.

Mansfield College
Mansfield College Principal, Helen Mountfield QC, and Development Director, Tess McCormick, will be hosting a drinks reception for Mansfield alumni over the weekend of Meeting Minds. More details to follow directly, or contact Tess on development.director@mansfield.ox.ac.uk.

Merton College
Friday 17 April: MC3 sponsors Mertonians at Oxford Gala Dinner at Cipriani. All RSVPs and questions to sstukane@georgemckelveyco.com. Reunion weekend details in next MC3 mailing.

New College
Saturday 18 April: The Warden of New College, Miles Young, will be hosting a New College dinner. Further details to follow. Contact oldmembers@new.ox.ac.uk with any questions.
 
Nuffield College
Friday 17 April: Nuffield College have reserved some tables with the Warden Andrew Dilnot at the University’s Gala Dinner at Cipriani for Nuffield alumni, former Fellows, donors and friends of the College. To book a space, please contact the Nuffield College Development Office directly at development@nuffield.ox.ac.uk.

Oriel College
The Provost Neil Mendoza, and Development Director Sean Power, will be attending the North American Alumni Weekend and hosting a dinner for Orielenses in New York. Further information to be circulated shortly. Contact Kathryn Ferguson at events@oriel.ox.ac.uk for details.

Pembroke College
Saturday 18 April: As part of the Oxford Alumni Weekend in New York, Pembroke College will be offering a Pembroke alumni drinks reception and hors d'oeuvres from 6.00 pm, venue still to be determined. Further information will be issued soon. Please email development@pmb.ox.ac.uk with any questions.
 
The Queen’s College
Saturday 18 April: The Queen’s College will be holding a reunion dinner in New York with our new Provost Dr Claire Craig CBE. More details will be available on our website and via email at the end of January 2020.

Regent's Park College
Saturday 18 April: Alumni and friends are warmly invited to a drinks reception with the Principal at The Yale Club, 50 Vanderbilt Avenue from 6.00-8.00pm, kindly hosted by Dr Carroll Stevens.
 
Sunday 19 April: Informal meet-ups, TBC.
 
For more information please contact development@regents.ox.ac.uk.
 
Somerville College
The Principal will be hosting events for Somervillians on Saturday evening and/or Sunday and we will circulate all details in January. Please contact alumnievents@some.ox.ac.uk with any questions.

St Anne's College Sunday 19 April: St Anne;s College Alumnae Brunch in New York. Full details to be confirmed shortly, please email development@st-annes.ox.ac.uk for more infomration.

St Benet’s Hall

Saturday 18 April: Save the date for an evening reception, location TBC. Contact events@stb.ox.ac.uk with any questions.

St Catherine's College

Sunday 19 April: St Catherine’s College is delighted to be holding a special drinks reception, kindly hosted by alumna Anne Bevis Detwiler at her home from 6pm-8pm. For further details please contact development.office@stcatz.ox.ac.uk or visit our website.

St Cross College
St Cross College alumni and friends are invited to join the Master for events throughout the weekend. Further information is available on our website.

St Edmund Hall
Saturday 18 April: Please save the date for a Teddy Hall New York Drinks Reception. More information will be available in the New Year. If you are interested in attending, please email kate.townsend@seh.ox.ac.uk.  

St Hilda’s College
Saturday 18 April: The American Friends of St Hilda’s College will be hosting an event in New York on Saturday evening for alumnae and friends. Please register with the Development Office at development.office@st-hildas.ox.ac.uk.
 
St Hugh’s College
Saturday 18 April & Sunday 19 April: St Hugh’s will host a College dinner for alumni and guests at The Yale Club of New York City on Saturday evening and the second meeting of the St Hugh’s North American Alumni Association on Sunday morning. Please contact the Development Office on development.office@st-hughs.ox.ac.uk for further details.
 
St John’s College
Saturday 18 April: St John's will be holding an event, time and venue TBC. Please contact alumni@sjc.ox.ac.uk for more information
 
St Peter's College
Thursday 16 April: 6:30 pm, Bobby Van's Steakhouse, 131 East 54th St. We are grateful to Patrick Turner (1987, Modern Languages) for generously hosting this dinner for St Peter’s alumni. This is will the first occasion for US alumni to meet the new Master, Professor Judith Buchanan. We expect this to be a sold out event so in the first instance we are opening registrations to St Peter’s alumni only. To register please email development.office@spc.ox.ac.uk.

Trinity College
Events in Washington, New York and Boston will take place from 15 – 21 April. See the Trinity College website for more details. Information about booking will also be sent by email if Trinity has one on your record.

University College
Saturday 18 April: Drinks reception and buffet kindly hosted by Ruth Chang, the Professor and Chair of Jurisprudence at the University of Oxford, at her home in Soho, New York City. Contact rsvp@univ.ox.ac.uk for further details.

Wadham College
Thursday 16 April: Wadham’s Warden, Lord Macdonald Kt QC, warmly invites alumni to join him at the Union Club in New York at 6:30 pm, where he will be in conversation with NewsGuard's Co-CEO Gordon Crovitz (Law, 1980) on NewsGuard’s work to restore trust and accountability in the media. This event, which will be followed by a drinks reception, is kindly hosted by Martin Brand (Mathematics and Computer Science, 1995). We look forward to catching up with your news soon.  Please contact Rachel Saunders (rachel.saunders@wadham.ox.ac.uk; +44 1865 277970) to register for this event.

Wolfson College
Alumni and friends are invited to join President Sir Tim Hitchens for an informal dinner in New York on the evening of Saturday 18 April. Please contact the Wolfson Alumni & Development Office for further details: alumni.office@wolfson.ox.ac.uk.

Worcester College
Saturday 18 April: Interim Provost, Professor Kate Tunstall  'In Conversation' with Professor Anne-Marie Slaughter former Sachs Scholar and Honorary Fellow of Worcester College at the University Club, One West 54th Street. Conversation: 6 - 7 p.m. Drinks Reception 7 - 8 p.m. Please register your interest with omevents@worc.ox.ac.uk.

 

Stone archway and gate leading into gardens

Stone archway and gate leading into gardens

Meeting Minds in
North America

 

Please save the date for the 2020 Meeting Minds:

Alumni Weekend in New York! Friday 17 April & Saturday 18 April


alumni weekend 2020 new york 

Schedule of Events:

Friday Night Gala Dinner: 17 April
Cipriani 42nd Street
110 East 42nd Street
New York, NY 10017

6:30 pm

Formerly known as the Bowery Savings Bank, Cipriani 42nd Street was built in 1921 and is a national landmark located adjacent to Grand Central Station.  The evening will be in the four-story banquet room and will be a seated dinner for Oxford alumni and friends featuring remarks by the Chancellor and a performance by The Magdalen College Choir.

Saturday Academic Program: 18 April
The Pierre Hotel
2 East 61st Street
New York, NY 10065

9:00 am - 5:00 pm

For over 85 years, The Pierre has set the standard for timeless elegance and unrivaled hospitality in New York city.  A landmark hotel in a prime destination, the Pierre occupies nearly an entire city block on the southeast end of Central Park.  Oxford alumni and friends are welcome to attend the day-long academic program on Saturday (including a presentation by the Vice-Chancellor over lunch, academic breakout sessions and coffee breaks).

 

Registration to open in early February.

Continue to check this page for updates.

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