Saint Joseph College Alumnae/i Update

 Office of Alumnae/i Relations & Annual Giving 

October 2011

Reunion 2011 - Update

Reunion 2011 welcomed back over 180 alumnae/i from across the country to reconnect with their alma mater and "Remember the Good Times!"


Click here to see photos from Reunion 2011. Read more about Reunion in the winter edition of Outlook magazine, coming to you in January, 2012. 

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Attention - Graduate Alumnae/i 


Are you an alumna/us of the Graduate and Professional Studies program? We want to hear from you. The Alumnae/i Council is in the process of launching the Graduate Alumnae/i Committee as a way to better engage alumnae/i from the Graduate and Professional Studies programs.


To get involved with the Graduate Alumnae/i Committee contact Steve Kumnick at or 860.231.5323.

SJC Family Day 

Saturday, October 8, 2011

Saint Joseph College


Bring the kids to Family Day on Saturday for sports and carnival-style games. Root for SJC's NCAA Division III teams as they compete in volleyball, tennis, and soccer, starting at 10 a.m.   


From 1:00 - 4:00 p.m., the campus comes alive with human bowling, face painting, crafts, train rides and a bounce house. Try some Italian ice.


Click here for the entire schedule of events.


Elizabeth Park Clean-Up

Saturday, October 15, 2011 

9:00 - 11:30 a.m.

Elizabeth Park - Hartford, CT


Continuing a tradition founded in 2005, the Saint Joseph College community will share its Mercy tradition with members of the Greater Hartford community. Alumnae/i and friends are welcome to join fellow members of the SJC community for Mercy Day 2011. 


Click here to learn more about this Mercy Week event.


Fall Open House

October 16 & November 6, 2011

Noon - 4:00 p.m.  

Saint Joseph College 


Calling all alumnae/i! Volunteers are needed for the Fall Open House Sessions to serve as greeters and speak about your experiences as a former SJC student. To participate as an alumnae/i volunteer contact Steve Kumnick at or 860.231.5323.   


Click here for more information about this event.

Upcoming Events on Campus 


Classical Guitarist Lorena Garay at Saint Joseph College

October 14 - 7:45 p.m.

The Bruyette Athenaeum

The first Noche Latina at Saint Joseph College will feature a free concert by guitarist Lorena Garay and the musical group Surcari. An art exhibit opens at 6:30 p.m. with the works of Latino artists from Connecticut, as well as artists from the Caribbean.

Click here for more information about this event. 


9th Annual 5 X 5 Dance Festival

October 21 & 22 - 7:00 p.m.

The Bruyette Athenaeum

Our annual weekend of Connecticut collegiate and professional dance ensemble performances is one of the state's major festivals. Celebrate dance! Audience talk-backs with choreographers and dancers follow the performances. Special guest: CORDIS acoustical ensemble.

Click here for more information about the 5x5 Dance Festival.     


Light A Candle For Breast Cancer Awareness 

October 23 - 7:00 p.m.

The Connor Chapel of Our Lady 

The Division of Student Affairs at Saint Joseph College and the Breast Cancer Survival Center are partnering during Breast Cancer Awareness Month to honor those women who have been diagnosed with breast cancer.

For more information, contact the Office of Student Affairs at or 860.231.5267.  


Chapel Bells Mass 

Wednesday, November 9 - 12:05 p.m.

The Connor Chapel of Our Lady

At the conclusion of Mass, the Chapel Bells will be rung in honor of those who have passed away between October 15, 2010 and October 16, 2011.  

Click here for more information about the Chapel Bells Mass.   


Festival of Lights and Charles Dickens Dinner  

Sunday, December 4  

The Connor Chapel of Our Lady and McGovern Dining Hall

Stay tuned for more information about the Festival of Lights and Charles Dickens Dinner. 

Contact Info
Alumnae/i Relations & Annual Giving Office
Saint Joseph College
1678 Asylum Avenue
 West Hartford, CT 06117