Events

Please join us as we honor Urban’s past, open the doors to our beautiful new building and celebrate our 50th Anniversary!

Learn about Decade Reunions.

Sep

25

4 - 6 pm

Gumption Theater and Courtyard

UrbanReads at 50

Please join us for a moderated discussion around Urban's 2016-17 All-School Read - Notorious RBG

+ 4 - 6 pm

Gumption Theater and Courtyard

Please join us for a moderated discussion around Urban's 2016-17 All-School Read - Notorious RBG

URBAN's 50th Anniversary Celebration Weekend

Nov

5

3 - 5 pm

Mark Salkind Center Gym

Alumni Round Robin Basketball Tournament

All Alums, regardless of athletic ability, are invited to join us in Urban’s new Salkind Center Gym for a Round Robin Basketball Tournament! Don your vintage UrbanWear and come and play or cheer as we break in our new gym. We’ll also be celebrating LeRoy Votto, our tireless champion of the Blues, his retirement from teaching and continuation as Urban’s Alum Ambassador. Learn more.
REGISTRATION + 3 - 5 pm

Mark Salkind Center Gym

All Alums, regardless of athletic ability, are invited to join us in Urban’s new Salkind Center Gym for a Round Robin Basketball Tournament! Don your vintage UrbanWear and come and play or cheer as we break in our new gym. We’ll also be celebrating LeRoy Votto, our tireless champion of the Blues, his retirement from teaching and continuation as Urban’s Alum Ambassador. Learn more.
RSVP

Nov

5

5 - 7 pm (immediately following the basketball tournament)

The Alumni Blues Lounge in The Mark Salkind Center

All-Alumni Reception and Ribbon Cutting of the Alumni Blues Lounge

All Alums, faculty, former faculty and their guests are invited to join us for a special reception and ribbon cutting of our new Alumni Blues Lounge! Enjoy live music, delicious food and drink, and good company in our new dedicated space. Learn more.
REGISTRATION + 5 - 7 pm (immediately following the basketball tournament)

The Alumni Blues Lounge in The Mark Salkind Center

All Alums, faculty, former faculty and their guests are invited to join us for a special reception and ribbon cutting of our new Alumni Blues Lounge! Enjoy live music, delicious food and drink, and good company in our new dedicated space. Learn more.
RSVP

Nov

6

1 - 4 pm

1:30 pm Dedication Ceremony

All-Community Celebration

All our community members are invited to join us for a special celebration and a formal dedication of The Mark Salkind Center, followed by campus tours, activities and festivities for all ages. Join us for delicious refreshments, mingle with current and former Urban faculty, listen to student and alumni performances and much more! Childcare will be provided. Learn more.
REGISTRATION + 1 - 4 pm

1:30 pm Dedication Ceremony

All our community members are invited to join us for a special celebration and a formal dedication of The Mark Salkind Center, followed by campus tours, activities and festivities for all ages. Join us for delicious refreshments, mingle with current and former Urban faculty, listen to student and alumni performances and much more! Childcare will be provided. Learn more.
RSVP

Nov

9

All day

At Urban

50th Day of School!


+ All day

At Urban



Jan

3

3 - 4:45 pm (Followed by Urban boys basketball games in the Salkind Center Gym)

The Alumni Blues Lounge

Recent Grad Reunion – Celebrating 50 Years

Alums from the Classes of 2012 – 2016 and their guests, Urban faculty, staff and Classes of 2017 and 2018.
REGISTRATION + 3 - 4:45 pm (Followed by Urban boys basketball games in the Salkind Center Gym)

The Alumni Blues Lounge

Alums from the Classes of 2012 – 2016 and their guests, Urban faculty, staff and Classes of 2017 and 2018.
RSVP

Jan

29

4 - 6 pm

Salkind Center Gym

UrbanReads at 50

Join us for a conversation with alumni parent Arlie Russell Hochschild (David '89) on her new book, Strangers in Their Own Land: Anger and Mourning on the American Right. Called one of the six books to read to understand the recent Donald Trump win by the New York Times. Strangers in Their Own Land is a National Book Award finalist. Light refreshments and wine will be served. No parking is available for this event. Please use street parking, public transportation or a car share service.
REGISTRATION + 4 - 6 pm

Salkind Center Gym

Join us for a conversation with alumni parent Arlie Russell Hochschild (David '89) on her new book, Strangers in Their Own Land: Anger and Mourning on the American Right. Called one of the six books to read to understand the recent Donald Trump win by the New York Times. Strangers in Their Own Land is a National Book Award finalist. Light refreshments and wine will be served. No parking is available for this event. Please use street parking, public transportation or a car share service.
RSVP

Mar

25

6:30 - 11 pm

The Mark Salkind Center

Urban at 50: SOLID GOLD Auction to Support Financial Aid

In honor of Urban’s 50th Anniversary, we are hosting our annual auction in The Mark Salkind Center Gym. This one-time event in the Salkind Center is not to be missed! We hope you will join us for a solid gold celebration that’s sure to be one for the ages – cocktails, dinner, dancing and live auction. Valet parking available for $10. Revel and reunite with Urban friends, old and new. All proceeds benefit Urban’s financial aid program.
REGISTRATION + 6:30 - 11 pm

The Mark Salkind Center

In honor of Urban’s 50th Anniversary, we are hosting our annual auction in The Mark Salkind Center Gym. This one-time event in the Salkind Center is not to be missed! We hope you will join us for a solid gold celebration that’s sure to be one for the ages – cocktails, dinner, dancing and live auction. Valet parking available for $10. Revel and reunite with Urban friends, old and new. All proceeds benefit Urban’s financial aid program.
RSVP