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A Watkinson education is innovative, relevant, empowering. See what makes our thriving graduates so impressive to their college professors, so esteemed by their colleagues, so valuable to their communities. Discover what makes us such a unique community of learners, leaders, writers and speakers, collaborators, critical thinkers, and active citizens. Today's world needs the power of a Watkinson education more than ever. Explore the possibilities at our next open house.
Calling All Alumni
Your alma mater has changed—just like you, she's grown up—since your high school days. Watkinson hosts myriad events throughout the year to invite and encourage alumni to return to campus...not only to see, feel and understand the school as it is now, but also to reconnect with former classmates and teachers, and connect with other interesting and inventive Watkinson alums. Check out the upcoming events and make plans to join us.
Join Us For Special Events
Make plans to join us for Watkinson's signature fundraising event. Our annual gala, "A Watkinson Affair," is April 1, 2017 at The Bond Ballroom in Hartford. Cocktails, gourmet delights, dancing to live music, and a silent and live auction with emcees Kara Sundland and Dennis House.
On April 5, 2017, join us for "Freshly Squeezed with Colin McEnroe: A Very Exciting Time to Be a Word". Dinner is at 5:30, forum is at 7pm. Get your tickets today!