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Alumni Events and General /Community Events

For a complete listing of Trent University Peterborough public events - visit the public calendar.

For a complete listing of Trent University Durham public events - visit the Durham events page


Upcoming Alumni Events - Quick Links 




Wednesday September 27, 2017 Morrison Lecture in International Development - Peterborough 

  • Free public lecture, beginning at 7:30 pm at the Market Hall on George Street, Peterborough

  • Further details to be posted on their website. 




homecoming 2016 alumni shirt giveawayFriday September 29 - Sunday October 1, 2017 Peterborough - Trent Homecoming Reunion & Head of the Trent Regatta 










Tuesday October 3, 2017 Sheperd Family Lecture - Peterborough 

  • Free public lecture, beginning at 7:30 pm at the Market Hall on George Street, Peterborough

  • Further details to be posted on the university public calendar website.


Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - Oshawa - Save the Date for an exciting event in partnership with the Oshawa Museum and their exciting new Canada 150 Exhibit

image of oshawa community museum sign at the museum

  • Details and a link to register for this free and exciting event to be posted here closer to October. 





Thursday February 8, 2018 Stavro Distinguished Visiting Scholar In Theory, Politics & Gender - Peterborough

  • Free public lecture, beginning at 7:30 pm at the Market Hall on George Street, Peterborough

  • Further details to be posted on their website.





Friday & Saturday Winter 2018 - plan to attend Team Trend's upcoming 42nd Annual Hockey Reunion Weekend 

  • Trent University Team Trend 2017 ReunionDid you miss the 41st Annual Team Trend Reunion in March 2017? Plan on attending the reunion in 2018 next winter.

  • Team Trend celebrated it's 41st reunion weekend in late March 2017. Attendees enjoyed a fun skate on Friday evening, followed by festivities at the Trend Pub.  Saturday was an exciting day as Team Trend played a challenge game of hoc

  • key against Lady Eaton. Hockey players and fans alike capped-off the game with a visit to the iconic Pig's Ear to re-hydrate and enjoy the atmosphere of the "piggy" one more time before it closed.  Traill College and principal Michael Eamon hosted dinner for twenty alumni who enjoyed good conversation and great food.  Alums traveling from the west to attend the weekend were a welcome surprise.

  • For more details on the planning for 2018 or to join the planning committee - please contact Trent alumnus John Kennedy '85 by email.


Saturday, May 5, 2018 Trent Alumni inaugural  'Alumni Day of Service' 

  • A committee has been formed and planning is underway for the inaugural Trent Alumni Day of Service. We will be rolling out alumni volunteerism in 4 communities the first year - Peterborough, Oshawa-Durham, Vancouver and Malaysia.

  • Watch for more details coming to this webpage as plans evolve.

  • For more information - contact the Day of Service Committee Chair, Jess Grover (Trent University Alumni Association President) by email.





Women in Leadership & Business and BORN 2 LEAD Youth Leadership Conference - Trent University Symons Campus - Peterborough - May 2018

  • Volunteers are needed. If you are interested in volunteering at this conference, please contact Tammy Sweeney by email

  • Female leaders of all ages are invited to gather at Trent University this spring for an exciting new Women in Leadership & Business (WILB) Conference, marking the first time a conference of this kind has been hosted at a post-secondary institution.The two day conference, which offers a place for leaders and interested members of the public to come together to invest in their development and connect with other great leaders in a transformative experience, will be hosted at Trent's Peterborough campus, and will include speakers from a range of different industries such as: government, finance, insurance, technology, coaching, education, theatre and professional sports. 

  • The conference will integrate the Born2Lead Youth Leadership Conference, a national one-day conference for young leaders aged 16-26, providing a forum for leaders of all ages to share and grow together.

Full conference overview, including speaker bios, rates and registration - visit their website (links below) or to view video clips about the conference see the links below:

  • Youth Conference DETAILS HERE

  • Women in Leadership Conference DETAILS HERE   

  • Trent Alumni Discount:  A discount of $50.00 is available to alumni for the WILB conference.  Enter the promo code of "Trent VIP" when completing your online registration. 

  • To watch 2 videos about the conference: here and here.