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CTC Diamond Alumni, Class of 1953
CTC Diamond Alumni, Class of 1953

Reimagining Food...Remembering Your Roots

Thank you for your interest in the 2014 NEIU Alumni Reunion. Online pre-registration is now closed. You can still register in person at the event or call 773-442-4205 for more information. 

NEIU 2014 Reunion

Friday, October 17 & Saturday, October 18

Friday, October 17

12 -3:00 p.m.             Welcome Home Luncheon and Medallion Ceremony for CTC
                                   Golden and Diamond Alumni Medallions – Class of 1954 and 1964

                                    Location:   Golden Eagles

5:30 – 6:15 p.m.          Friends and Supporters VIP Pre-reception
Leader Society and NEIUAA enhanced members at the Blue & Gold level and above
                                   *By invitation only

6:30 – 8:30 p.m.          Celebrate Your NEIU – Alumni Reunion Reception

                                    Reimagining Food… Remembering Your Roots featuring Emmy-and Peabody   
                                    award-winning journalist Bill Kurtis 

                                  Join us for a special presentation and Q&A with Bill Kurtis on Death By Food: How the      
                                  American Diet is Making Us Sick and USANA Optimal Nutrition. 

                                    Location:   Alumni Hall

Saturday, October 18

10:00 –11:30 a.m.    Alumni and Friends Welcome Brunch and Foundation Annual Meeting
                                   Hosted by the NEIU Foundation
                                    Location:   Alumni Hall

12:30 – 2:30 p.m.        Your NEIU Power Talks – faculty lead panel discussion about the food industry and                                             sustainability

                                    Location:   Alumni Hall

2:00 – 4:30 p.m.          Igniting Your Professional Potential
                                    Sponsored by the Office of Alumni Relations and the Career Development Center  

                                    Location:   Student Union Second Floor Suites                      

3:00– 4:30 p.m.         Film Screening"Food Patriots" is a new feature length documentary and public                                                 engagement campaign with the goal of getting everyone to improve their buying and                                             eating habits. A Q&A will follow the screening with Director Jeff Spitz.  

                                  Location:  Golden Eagles

3:00– 5:00 p.m.         "NEIU Ground" Campus Community                                                                                                                     Hosted by the Peterson Garden Program

                                  Location:  St. Louis and Foster Avenues

3:00 p.m.                   Stage Center Theater

                                  bobrauschenbergamerica by Charles Mee

                                  A special production by NEIU faculty Kristin Hunt of bobraushenbergamerica - a
                                  celebration of artist Robert Rauschenberg, this play takes audiences on a journey through
                                  the American soul by way of the wildest family dinner you’ve ever seen.

6:00 - 8:00 p.m.         GOLD (Graduates of the Last Decade) Alumni Alumni Mixer

                                  Location:   Logan Arcade, 2410 W. Fullerton Ave., Chicago

 6:30 - 9:00 p.m.       The Chemistry of Wine and Cocktails

                                  Location:   The Wine Goddess, 702 Main St., Evanston




Office of Alumni Relations

T 773-442-4205

Office of Alumni Relations

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