Almost Alumni Week - April 26 - 30, 2021

Let's come together one final time to celebrate the Tippie spring Class of 2021. We'll be hosting in person (yes!) and virtual events that will help you reflect on your time at Tippie but also welcome you to the alumni community!

Almost Alumni Week List of Events for Seniors

Monday, April 26 - All Week

Memory Wall: Head up to the BizHub and share your favorite Tippie or Hawkeye memory on the Memory Wall located next to Pat’s Too. The Memory Wall will be up all week, so please stop by the read other students’ favorite memories from the past four years and share yours!

Grad-itude Station: Stop by the Grad-itude and Thank You Note Station located next to the Memory Wall by Pat’s Too and write your favorite Tippie faculty member, TA, advisor, or staff member a quick note of thanks! Tippie Senate will make sure your note is delivered to the proper recipient. There is no limit on the amount of gratitude you can share!

Tuesday, April 27 - 2:00 p.m. CST

First Annual Darty and Bags Tourney. Yes, you read correctly! Tippie Senate is hosting a Graduation Celebration Darty on the Tippie lawn and patio starting at 2pm. Grab a soda and enjoy yard games like Kan Jam and Spike Ball. The Bags Tournament will start at 3:30 p.m. and the winning teams will receive two sets of Tippie pint glasses.

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Wednesday, April 28 - 12:30 p.m. CST (Virtual)

Virtual Lunch n' Learn Event with members of the Tippie Young Alumni Board. Join us for lunch as these recent graduates host a panel discussion on “Your first job – What it is and What it might not be." You must register and be at the event to receive your $10 Grub Hub gift card.

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Passcode: 2021

Thursday, April 29 - 4:00 p.m. CST (Virtual)

Tippie Toast to Graduation – The Class of 2021. Join us as we raise a glass to the Tippie Class of 2021. We’ll hear toasts from beloved faculty member Nancy Abrams and from selected class speaker Niharika Annira. Prizes will be handed out to five seniors in attendance including two custom Tippie diploma frames ($150 value/each). You must register to participate! The Zoom link and passcode will be emailed out the day of the event.

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Student Leadership Award Reception (SLAR) - 5:00 p.m. CST (Virtual) - The Undergraduate Programs Office is looking forward to another SLAR! You must register to attend the 2021 awards. The RSVP will ask for your email address, which is where you'll receive the Zoom information for the event. 


Graduation Gift Bag

Don’t forget to pick up your graduation gift bag from the Dean’s office (PBB C120). Gift bags are available for pick up Monday-Friday, 9:00 am-1:00 pm and 2:00 pm-4:00 pm. You must have taken the Graduation Gift Survey in order to pick up your bag. The deadline to pick up your bag is Friday, April 30. Don’t miss out on your Tippie T-shirt, tassel, and more!

Take the Graduation Gift Survey