Making Connections


For graduates, connecting with alumni from our many programs is just one of the perks of being part of the Schulich Medicine & Dentistry family. We were pleased, this year, to host several events where our alumni had a chance to engage with each other while connecting back with the School.

For information on Homecoming Weekend, upcoming Schulich Medicine & Dentistry alumni programming, class reunions and to submit your reunion photos, please contact Nicole Dorssers, Special Events & Alumni Engagement Officer at 519.661.2111 ext. 85146, or

Homecoming Weekend

HomecomingMore than 300 alumni and their families came back to campus for Homecoming. They participated in lectures and lunch during the day and transitioned into an evening celebration at the Golden Alumni Reception, Dentistry Reception and Dean’s Gala. During the Gala, the Alumni of Distinction Award recipients were honoured and guests enjoyed an evening of fine dining and dancing.

Reunion Celebrations

Reunion CelebrationsSchulich Medicine & Dentistry alumni love to celebrate and stay connected. The Medicine Class of 2011 had more than 50 attendees at their five-year reunion celebrations which included a cocktail reception, afternoon BBQ, dinner and dancing.

Class of 2006

The Medicine Class of 2006 spent the weekend together touring campus, connecting with current students, and reconnecting with faculty from their time at the School.

Niagara-on-the-Lake Wine Tasting

NiagaraDr. Michael J. Strong and his wife Wendy toured Two Sisters Vineyards with alumni and learned about the science of wine making while sampling wines. The event brought together alumni from our undergraduate and graduate programs from across the region.

Master of Public Health Alumni and Student Reception

Master of Public Health Alumni and Student ReceptionOn March 29, current Master of Public Health students and alumni connected during a reception held following the Ontario Public Health Convention in Toronto. They all enjoyed sharing their academic and professional experiences, as well as learning more about the exciting alumni programming that exists for Schulich Medicine & Dentistry alumni.

Schulich Dentistry Annual ODA Reception

Schulich Dentistry Annual ODA ReceptionThe annual Ontario Dental Association Spring Meeting on May 5, was a great opportunity for more than 170 Dentistry alumni to reconnect and enjoy time together. Dr. Christy Nicolucci, DDS’07, President, Schulich Dentistry Alumni Society shared words of welcome and invited alumni to become involved in the Schulich Dentistry Alumni Society and the School.

Winnipeg Dinner

Winnipeg DinnerWhile attending the Canadian Conference on Medical Education, Dr. Bertha Garcia, Vice Dean, Education had the opportunity to enjoy dinner and conversation with alumni from medicine, dentistry and graduate studies programs.