News and Events

Throughout the year, William Paterson University is proud to host a variety of special events for alumni and the entire William Paterson Community. To learn more about some of our events, click on the links below:



  • Dinner with 12 Strangers
    03/05/15 06:30 PM - 03/05/15 09:00 PM

    An array of accomplished alumni from the fields of science and health, as well as successful student leaders, take part in this exclusive event*. Dean Kenneth Wolf of the College of Science and Health will also be in attendance.

    *By Invitation Only


    Location: Hobart Manor Dining Room
  • Margaret Landi - Luncheon & Lecture
    03/12/15 11:00 AM - 03/12/15 01:45 PM

    In celebration of Women's History Month at William Paterson University, you are cordially invited to a Luncheon & Lecture featuring

    Margaret Landi '74, V.M.D., M.S., Diplomate ACLAM, Chief of Animal Welfare, Ethnics and Strategy for GlaxoSmithKline presenting:

    "One woman's journey in science and veterinary medicine"

    Hosted by Dean Kenneth Wolf

    The Luncheon will take place from 11:00am-12:15pm with the Lecture to follow from 12:30-1:45


    Location: Nickles Conference Room, Science Hall East
  • "Keep On Keepin' On"
    03/12/15 07:30 PM - 03/12/15 07:30 PM

    Keep On Keepin’ On, the award-winning documentary directed by Alan Hicks ‘07, focuses on the special relationship between jazz legend and William Paterson University permanent artist-in-residence Clark Terry and his former student, Justin Kauflin ’08.

    Following the screening, there will be a question and answer session with Hicks and Kauflin. The evening concludes with a one-time reunion performance of the William Paterson ensemble that Terry led featuring Hicks, Kauflin, Stantawn Kendrick  '08, Brian McCarthy '05, Cameron MacManus '06, and Nicholas Morrison '01.

    The film won best new documentary and best new director awards at the 2014 TriBeCa Film Festival, and best documentary at the 2014 Seattle International Film Festival. Renowned film and music producer Quincy Jones, who also counts Terry as his mentor, is one of the film’s producers.

    Tickets are $10. Proceeds will benefit jazz student scholarships. Click here to purchase tickets or contact the University’s Box Office at 973-720-2371 or email boxoffice@wpunj.edu.


  • WP Florida Alumni Event
    03/16/15 05:00 PM - 03/16/15 07:00 PM

    Please join WP President Kathy Waldron, University faculty, staff, fellow alumni, and friends for an informal reception:

    The Naples Beach Hotel & Golf Club
    851 Gulf Shore Boulevard North - Naples, FL 34102
     

    WP giveaways, hot appetizers and drinks will be available as well as a cash bar throughout the evening.

    RSVP to Ann Appleby at applebya@wpunj.edu or 973-720-3201

     

     


    Location: The Naples Beach Hotel & Golf Club - Naples, FL
  • WP Florida Alumni Event
    03/19/15 05:00 PM - 03/19/15 07:00 PM

    Please join University faculty, staff, fellow alumni, and friends for an informal reception:

    Tara Golf and Country Club
    6602 Drewry's Bluff - Bradenton, FL 34203
     

    WP giveaways, hot appetizers and drinks will be available as well as a cash bar throughout the evening.

    RSVP to Ann Appleby at applebya@wpunj.edu or 973-720-3201


    Location: Tara Golf and Country Club - Bradenton, FL
  • WP Florida Alumni Event
    03/20/15 05:00 PM - 03/20/15 07:00 PM

    Please join University faculty, staff, fellow alumni, and friends for an informal reception:

    Eisenhower Recreation Center
    3560 Buena Vista Boulevard - The Villages, FL 32162
     

    WP giveaways, hot appetizers and drinks will be available as well as a cash bar throughout the evening.

    RSVP to Ann Appleby at applebya@wpunj.edu or 973-720-3201


    Location: Eisenhower Recreation Center - The Villages, FL
  • Class of '79 Nursing Reunion
    03/28/15 12:00 PM - 03/28/15 03:00 PM

    You are cordially invited to a Champagne Brunch Reunion for the

    William Paterson University Class of 1979 - Nursing Alumni

    Saturday, March 28, 2015 from noon-3:00pm in Hobart Manor. $35* per person.

    Please RSVP by March 19, 2015 to:

    Gina Buffalino, 973-720-2175 or buffalinog@wpunj.edu

    Mail your payment to:

    Class of '79 Nursing Reunion
    Allan & Michele Gorab Alumni House
    42 Harmon Place
    North Haledon, NJ 07508

    *Includes a $10 donation to The Fund for WP

     


    Location: Hobart Manor