Alumni at Aquinas College

Events and Volunteer Opportunities

From athletic games to breweries to award receptions, we love to gather with fellow Saints and you should join us! Please browse through our upcoming events to get more information.

Do you have suggestions for an event? Contact Alexa Carey at ajc004@aquinas.edu.

ALL THINGS IRISH

AQ DATE NIGHT

THE BUSINESS OF E-SPORTS

DRINKING WITH THE SAINTS

SOCIAL SAINTS DC

MEMORIAL MASSES


AQ DATE NIGHT
Til Death Do Us Part

The first couple of Aquinas invite Aquinas College alumni and friends to join them at their home
in celebration of St. Valentine's Day.
Enjoy an interactive Murder Mystery with dinner and drinks.

Tickets are $80 per couple or make it a double date for $150

Friday, February 7, 2020
6-9 pm
Brookby Estate
250 Plymouth St SE
East Grand Rapids MI 49506

Register here by January 31 

Please park at the Performing Arts Center (Plymouth & Robinson).
A golf cart shuttle will be available to and from Brookby Estate.


SOCIAL SAINTS DC

Join President Quinn and a surprise faculty member for heavy apps and drinks.

Cost is $15 per person

Wednesday, February 5, 2020
6 pm
Firefly
1310 New Hampshire Ave NW
Washington DC 20036

Register here by January 29

Check out the appetizer menu below. Beer and wine are also included.
Charcuterie Platter
Roasted Garlic Hummus with Naan
Vegetable Crudité
Grilled Shishitos Peppers
Beef and Chicken Skewers
Firecracker Fried Shrimp
Avocado Toast Bites


ALL THINGS IRISH

Join us for a celebration of All Things Irish at Aquinas College.
Enjoy live music from Uneven Ground,
dancing featuring the AQ Irish Dance team,
pub snacks,
and of course, beer. 

Saturday, March 7, 2020
6 p.m. - 9 p.m.
Quinn & Tuite's Irish Pub
1535 Plainfield Ave NE
Grand Rapids, MI 49505

$10 admission will serve as your donation to the Aquinas College Ireland Program.
Register here by February 28.

You are also invited to attend the feast day Mass on March 17 in Our Lady Seat of Wisdom Chapel
on the Aquinas College Campus at 4:30 p.m.
Afterwards, enjoy a light dinner and lecture sponsored by All Things Irish.


DRINKING WITH THE SAINTS

Celebrate Saint Thomas Aquinas week!
Young alumni (within 10 years of graduation from AQ) and current Aquinas juniors and seniors
are invited to celebrate our heritage on
Sunday, January 26
with Mass, Brunch and Holy Happy Hour.

10:30 am St. Thomas Aquinas Mass at Our Lady Seat of Wisdom
11:30 am Wege Brunch - your worship aid from the patronal Mass will serve as your ticket for a free Brunch
1:30 pm Drinking with the Saints at the Cook Carriage House**
(You do not have to attend Mass and/or brunch to participate)
Enjoy learning about seven Dominican Saints while tasting a signature drink
tied to their biography (wine, beer, and spirits will be served)

**Required: RSVP for Drinking with the Saints-limited number of spots available. 
Register by Wednesday, January 22.

There is no cost to attend.
There is no RSVP needed for Mass and Brunch.


THE BUSINESS OF E-SPORTS

The Association of Business Alumni Coffee Series presents
The Business of E-Sports
featuring Adam Antor, Head Coach of the Aquinas Esports Program and
AQ Master of Management candidate.

In 2019 alone, an estimated 454 million people around the world tuned in to watch 'esports'.
What are 'esports'?
Quick answer: competitive video gaming.
Esports has grown so large, you can't afford not to know what it is.

Wednesday, February 26
7:30 am - 9:00 am
Donnelly Center
Aquinas College Campus

$15 includes coffee and a light breakfast.
RSVP here by February 19

$5 of each registration will be considered a donation to support student attendance 
at community business events.

MEMORIAL MASSES

Alumni, family members, and friends of the Aquinas Community are remembered in prayer at our Memorial Mass held on
Tuesdays at 4:30 p.m. in the Our Lady Seat of Wisdom Chapel.
Masses are held during the school year only.
 
If a loved one or alumna/alumnus of Aquinas has passed away and you would like them to be included in the mass, please complete our online form.
Be sure to include all family members who are alumni.


View the Aquinas College Calendar of Events for info on concerts, plays, gallery shows, lectures and more.

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