Festival of Change

Festival of Change - Partnering with alumni to make a difference 

The Festival of Change – Partnering with alumni to make a difference is a series of virtual alumni engagement activities, which will run from Saturday 3 October 2020 through to April 2021 in the lead up to the University's Centenary celebrations. 

Including a range of activities, encompassing talks and lectures from academics, as well as alumni volunteers, to lighter touch activities such as the Christmas Quiz, the Festival of Change offers something for everyone. New activities are being added all of the time but for now, take a look at some of the activities that you can get involved with below:


Date Activity Time Registration
Tuesday 27 October 2020 In Conversation with Dr Esuantsiwa Goldsmith 6-7.30pm Register for Esua's talk
Tuesday 17 November 2020 American Friends of the University of Leicester launch TBC American Friends tickets available soon!
Tuesday 1 December 2020 Leicester Medical Alumni Chapter Launch 6-7.30pm Register for the Medical Chapter Launch
Thursday 17 December 2020 Alumni Christmas Quiz TBC Book your place at the Quiz soon
Thursday 18 March 2020 'So that they may have Life': The Founding of the University of Leicester TBC Available soon for Liz's talk