Alumni diary

As you will remember from your time as a Member there is always a wealth of activity going on at the College. Below you can find listed some of the upcoming events that are also open to Alumni, giving you the perfect reason to spend some time with us (even if just 'virtually').

Events in December

  • Alumni Film Talk: SALAAM B’Y: A Story of a Muslim Newfoundlander
    Monday 7 December 8.30pm (GMT)
    Watch the film, then join Alumnus Aatif Baskanderi live to discuss SALAAM B’Y, his multi award winning short documentary about growing up as a Muslim in Newfoundland and where he learned sincerity and appreciation for others that would set him up for remarkable success in life At a time of increasing racial and religious friction across the west, Aatif’s story of pluralism and tolerance is a reminder of what can happen when a community welcomes newcomers with open arms.
    Register here to watch the film and attend
  • Goodenough College UK Alumni Group Christmas Social
    Tuesday 15 December from 6.30–8.30pm (GMT)
    Join The UK Alumni Group virtually to ‘meet up’ with old friends and new this Christma at for first ever Zoom get together. You will have to mix your own favourite tipple and bring your own canapés but you will get a chance to network and socialise with fellow Alumni by hopping between breakout rooms! At 7pm there will be a 20 minute Talk by guest speaker and Alumna of the College, Dr Ailish Johnson-Campbell who has recently taken up the position as the Canadian Ambassador Designate to European Union. She will sharing her outlook on the highly topical subject of transatlantic relations.
    We hope you will be able to join the UK Alumni Group for this festive event.
    Please register here to attend this event
  • Port Talk with Adeola Fadipe from Outer Temple Chambers
    Thursday 10 December 8-9pm (GMT)
    Join Adeloa Fadipe, leading a Port Talk at Goodenough College, as part of Human Rights Day
    No need to registered in advance, join on the day here (Meeting ID: 988 7935 9327 Passcode: 821888)
  • Zoom Talk : “Judges and Humour” with Professor Jessica Milner Davis
    Thursday 15 December 9-10pm (GMT)
    An evening with the delightful Professor Jessica Milner Davis who will be giving her wonderful talk about Judges and Humour via Zoom, from Australia!
    No need to registered in advance, join on the day here (Meeting ID: 938 1318 1447 Passcode: 036017)

Please note, all events are subject to change (including date, time and speakers). Please keep checking the website for the latest details.

This is a free programme of events for all our Alumni to enjoy.  However, we ask you to consider making a small voluntary donation here. As a charity, we – like many of you – are facing unprecedented challenges. Any support you can give will help us cover our essential costs. Many thanks.

Due to COVID-19, all face-to-face events at Goodenough College are postponed until further notice.