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Group photo. 2016 Alumni Calendar of Events 

The Alumni Office organizes events all over the country! Not only are these socials great for networking, it’s a perfect way for you to reconnect with your alma mater. Scroll down for a complete list of upcoming events. If you would like to help us plan an event in your area, pitch the idea to alumni@uiu.edu or call 563-425-5388.  

February

   
Thursday,
February 11

Peacock Mix & Mingle - Des Moines
428 E. Locust St., Des Moines, IA 50309
The Continental | 5:30-7:30 p.m.

You are invited to the winter networking social! Join UIU President Duffy and his wife, Sharon, along with the Board of Trustees for a casual evening with your Peacock family! Enjoy hors d'oeuvres and refreshments.  

RSVP deadline is February 1. 

 

 Eventbrite - Peacock Mix & Mingle - Des Moines

Friday,
February 12

Kiss Under the Arch
Fayette, IA

P.A.S.T. is hosting the annual "Kiss Under the Arch" event on the Fayette campus under the famous arch. Don't miss out. If you don't have your own sweetie to kiss, Pete the Peacock will be there with free smooches! Complimentary refreshments will be served. 

 
Saturday & Sunday, 
February 27-28

Peacock Mix & Mingle and NCAA Division II Regionals 
1716 S. Western Ave., Sioux Falls, SD 57105
Grille 26  |  6:30 p.m.  

Join your Peacock family to cheer on UIU wrestlers competing in regionals. Wrestling action will take place at the Elmen Center, located on Augustana Campus (2505 S. Grange Ave, Sioux Falls). And don’t miss the alumni social happening Saturday, Feb. 27 at Grille 26. Refreshments and hors d’oeuvres will be provided, compliments of your alma mater. Registration for this cocktail reception is free but you must sign up. 

Eventbrite - Peacock Mix & Mingle - Sioux Falls

March

   
March 4 - 12

UIU Beach Week 2016
The Alumni Office is headed to Florida to connect with alumni all over the Sunshine State. We’d love for you to join us for one (or all!) of our Beach Week events:

UIU Friends Reunion | Friday, March 4 | 6 p.m.
Fins at Sharky’s
1600 Harbor Dr. S., Venice, Florida
Hosted by the Foxes and Sigmas

Orlando Social | Saturday, March 5 | 5 p.m.
Raglan Road (Downtown Disney)
1640 Buena Vista Dr., Lake Buena Vista, Florida

Clearwater Baseball Event & Social | Sunday, March 6
Cheer on the UIU Baseball team and receive free admission with your registration! Join us afterwards for the postgame celebration.
Jack Russell Memorial Stadium | Games at 10 a.m. & 2 p.m.
800 Phillies Dr., Clearwater, Florida
Abe’s Place Tap & Grill | 4:30 p.m. 1250 S. Missouri Ave., Clearwater, Florida 

Tampa Social | Tuesday, March 8 | 6 p.m.
Bad Monkey 
1717 E 7th Ave., Tampa, Florida 

Fort Lauderdale Social | Saturday, March 12 | 5 p.m.
Anthony’s Runway 84
330 State Road 84, Fort Lauderdale, Florida

Eventbrite - Florida Beach Week - March 4-12
Dates TBD

UIU Senior Receptions
IA, WI, Ill.

The Alumni Office is excited to be part of the Senior Receptions, honoring our new, or soon-to-be graduates. UIU centers in Iowa, Wisconsin and Illinois will all feature a special event. More details coming! 

 

April 

   

Friday - Sunday,
April 1-3

Alumni Soccer and Volleyball Matches & Young Alumni Weekend
Fayette, IA
More details coming soon!

 

Saturday, April 2

Honors & Awards Scholarship Banquet
More details coming soon!

 
Saturday,
April 23

Legends Dinner
128 S. Main St, Fayette, IA 52142
Cabo Blue  |  Time TBD

UIU Wrestling will host their annual Legends Dinner. Guests may enjoy a social gathering followed by a dinner program. Head Wrestling, Coach Heath Grimm and Director of Athletics, David Miller, will spotlight the senior class and present wrestling awards.  More details and registration info coming soon! 

 

Tuesday, April 26

Fayette Senior Social
Fayette, IA
UIU Student Center Ballrooms  |  6:30 p.m.

Fayette Seniors, join Career Development, Alumni & Advancement, and the Office of Student Development as we congratulate you on completing your degree at UIU.  Social begins at 6:30pm with a program to follow at 7pm.

 

May

   

Saturday, May 7

UIU Commencement, Fayette Campus
Fayette, IA
Click here for more info.
 

June

   

Friday,
June 3

21st Annual Peacock Classic
Big Rock Country Club
9684 146th St, Fayette, IA 52142

This alumni-favorite is one of our largest fundraisers of the year. We welcome all alumni, athletic supporters and friends to join us for what we promise to be a wonderful experience. All proceeds will benefit Peacock Student-Athletics, so this is the perfect function to show your Peacock Pride by participating as a golfer and/or sponsor. Registration info will be posted here soon!

 

Saturday, June 11

Tri-State Chapter Meeting
Location TBD
More details coming soon!
 

July

   

July 24-30

Team Peacock rides RAGBRAI XLIV
Iowa, state-wide
Openings are now available on the 2016 rider roster. Call 563-425-5238 to reserve your spot!
 

 October 

   

October 6-9

Homecoming!
Fayette, IA
More details coming soon! uiu.edu/homecoming
 

Friday, October 7

4th Annual President's Ball
Fayette, IA 
More details coming soon! 
 
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