Alumni Weekend 2023

Friday, May 19 & Saturday, May 20, 2023

Alumni Weekend Cocktail party

If your graduation year ends in a “3” or a “8”, you will be celebrating a milestone reunion this spring. However, ALL alumni are welcome to join any of our Alumni Weekend events and activities. The more the merrier!

We look forward to welcoming you back to campus on Friday, May 19 and Saturday, May 20 for University Liggett School’s 2023 Alumni Weekend. Connect with old friends, faculty and staff at many fun events including lunch, meet-n-greets,“ spirit-wear shopping,” reunion dinners, Detroit tours and more!

Friday, May 19

  • 11 a.m. – noon: Pen Pal “Meet and Greet” for 50th Reunion Alumni
    5th Grade Classrooms
    All 50th Reunion Alumni are invited to meet their 5th-grade Pen Pals for a short student-guided tour of the lower school and to hear about what’s happening in their classrooms.
    Fee: None

  • 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.: Logo Store open!
    The ULS Logo Store
    Shop for all your favorite spirit wear and ULS-related gifts!

  • Noon - 2 p.m.: Alumni Weekend Lunch and Learn: Full STEAM Ahead!
    Tarik Ibrahim ’99 Memorial Commons
    STEAM Education is an approach to learning that uses Science, Technology, Engineering, the Arts and Mathematics as access points for guiding student inquiry, dialogue, and critical thinking. Eat lunch while you hear from our expert faculty and the students who are in the STEAM trenches: getting messy, creating, and doing hands-on learning every day. After lunch we will see some tech demonstrations and create some unique projects of our own!
    Fee: None

  • 5 p.m. - 7 p.m. “Golden Knights” Cocktail Party with Head of School Bart Bronk
    Head of School’s home, 510 Chalfonte, Grosse Pointe Farms
    All alumni celebrating 50th and higher reunions are invited to join Bart and Chrissy Bronk at their home for our Annual Golden Knights celebration which includes cocktails and appetizers.
    Fee: None

  • 6 - 8 p.m.: Young Alumni Event in Detroit
    Tin Roof, 47 E Adams Ave St, Detroit, MI 48226
    Calling all ULS graduates from the classes of 2008 – 2018: head down to Tin Roof for drinks, appetizers, and fun at this Detroit hot spot!
    Fee: $25

Saturday, May 20

  • 9 a.m.- 1 p.m.: Guided Historical Bus Tour of Detroit with Faculty Emeritus David Backhurst
    Meet at University Liggett School Main Entrance
    Take a field trip through the Motor City with David Backhurst who will give you a unique and interesting perspective of Detroit both past and present. (30 person Max)
    Fee: $20 per person


  • 5:30 p.m.- 7:30 p.m.: All-Alumni Cocktail Reception and 2023 Distinguished Alumni Induction Ceremony of Adam Levinson ‘88
    University Liggett School Manoogian Arts Wing
    Includes open bar, hors d’oeuvres, the Distinguished Alumni Ceremony, music, class photos, and more.
    Fee: $25 per person*


  • 7:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.: All-Alumni & Reunion Class Dinners
    Manoogian Arts Wing Dance Studio
    Enjoy a three-course buffet dinner with premium beer and wine selections. Tables will be divided by class and there will be photos, yearbooks, memorabilia and more.
    Fee: $30 per person*

*Attend both events for $50 per person.

pen pals
Susan Azar The Logo Store
MS students work on computers
Golden Knights
Guided Bus Tour with David Backhurst
Adam Levinson '88 2023 Distinguished Alumni
Alumni Weekend Class Dinner