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Life After Trent

Would you like to interact with current students? Or are you a recent graduate looking for guidance from alumni established in their careers? Life After Trent provides a variety of forums for students to mingle with alumni. 

TrentUConnect - Alumni Mentoring & Networking
Are you an professional alumni who would like to help students and recent graduates with their career aspirations by sharing your experience, knowledge and advice? 

Are you a recent graduate setting out on a new employment adventure? 

Join TrentUConnect to get started today!

TrentUConnect is a free, online service that connects alumni with students and recent grads for career conversations. Build a profile when you join, and you will be matched with a TrentUConnect member with a common degree, program and interests. Introductions will be sent to your email so you can connect for a coffee – in person, by phone or online.

TrentUConnect is brought to you by Trent Alumni Engagement & Services and Trent CareerSpace, powered by the Ten Thousand Coffees, and sponsored by RBC Future Launch.   

Visit TrentUConnect and fill in your profile or for more information visit the TrentUConnect information page or contact

Life after Trent Club 
Life after Trent Club is a series of casual evening events hosted at unique workplaces around Toronto, for alumni that graduated in the last five years. You'll be welcomed by an alumni host, there may be a brief presentation or tour, followed by a reception and time to mingle. These are a great opportunity to stay connected with Trent, meet other recent alumni and see an interesting workplace. 

If you would like more information on Life After Trent Clubs, or would like to offer your workplace, please contact

The next Life After Trent Clubs are:

Tuesday, January 28, 2020
Corporate Conferences Centre, Canada Life Building, 330 University Ave.5:30 p.m - 7:00 p.m

This Life after Trent Club features a tour of the Canada Life Building which ahs won historical building of the year from the Building and Office Managers Association. After the tour , meet alumna Krista Scaldwell '86, vice president communications and public affairs at Canda Life. 

Register Here

Life After Trent: Alumni Guest Speakers
Are you interested in coming back to Trent to share your knowledge through a lecture or class visit?  Students love to hear real-world experience! Past speakers include John Collinson ’90, Vice President, Business Technology & Information Management, TD Wealth; Stephen Stohn '66, an entertainment and copyright lawyer; Barbara Findlayson-Pitts '68, an atmospheric chemist; Sarah Cox ’85, Director, Circumpolar Affairs Directorate (CIRNAC), Lucie Edwards '73, recently retired from Foreign Affairs and former High Commissioner; Linwood Barclay '73, best-selling author. If you are interested, please contact the Alumni Office at for more details.

Life After Trent: Alumni-in-Residence
Alumni Engagement & Services partners with the Colleges of Trent University to bring a distinguished Alumni to Trent University to stay in the College and offer many opportunities to interact with students. The Alumni-in-Residence often deliver a lecture or participate in panel discussions, classroom visits, and other fun and informal events with students. Past participants include Tim Cook ‘90 Historian, Canadian War Museum, Yuwa Hendrick-Wong '71, global economic advisor at MasterCard Worldwide, Stephen Stohn '66, an entertainment and copyright lawyer, and Linwood Barclay '73, best-selling author. Contact the Alumni Office at for more details.

Trent Career Centre
Are you a professional alumni that would like to share your experience, knowledge and advice with students?  Or a recent graduate looking for some career guidance? In addition to signing up for TrentUConnect, you can also access Trent CareerSpace. Feel free to get in touch: You can also email them if you would like to host an event with the Career Centre or would like to be an Alumni speaker at an event. For more details, visit the Career Centre web site.