Black Alumni Weekend


June 2 - 05:00 pm


June 4 - 05:00 pm

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George Mason Black Alumni Chapter

Website: Organizer's Website

George Mason University - Fairfax Campus

4400 University Drive Johnson Center, Dewberry Hall, Fairfax, VA 22030

Fairfax, VA, US, 22030

The GMU Black Alumni Chapter will host its first-ever Black Alumni Weekend featuring Forty Under 40 Honors recognizing accomplished alumni.

George Mason University Black Alumni Chapter will host its first-ever Black Alumni Weekend on June 2-4, 2023, featuring its Forty Under 40 Honors which recognizes accomplished alumni. All are welcome to attend and celebrate!

Alumni Happy Hour – June 2

Start the weekend off with cocktails and conversations with alumni and friends in Washington, DC at the Park at Fourteenth with great socializing and good music. The Park, among the best nightclubs in Washington, D.C., with its amazing food and drinks (available for purchase), will make for an exciting Mason reunion. Everyone 21 and over is welcome. The attire is business casual; no baggy or ripped jeans and no sportswear. You must register by 11:30pm, May 31.

  • Friday, June 2, 2023
  • 5-9 pm
  • Location: Park at Fourteenth
  • Address: 920 14th St. NW, Washington, DC

Forty Under 40 Honors – June 3

George Mason University Black Alumni Chapter will host Forty Under 40 Honors, which recognizes and celebrates outstanding alumni for their professional and community achievements, in addition to contributions to Mason through time, talent, and treasure. The awards dinner will highlight some of our best and brightest Black Alumni. Registration closes May 28.

  • Saturday, June 3, 2023
  • (Attire: Black Tie Optional)
  • Reception: 6-7pm
  • Dinner and Program: 7-9pm
  • Location: George Mason University, Johnson Center Dewberry Hall
  • Address: 4400 University Drive, Fairfax, Virginia 22030

The Cookout – June 4

Join the Black Alumni Chapter at “The Cookout” on Sunday, June 4 from 1-5 pm at George Mason University, Fairfax campus! Bring your kids, spouses, significant others, and friends. Come and enjoy good food, great fun, games, and delightful conversations! Wristbands will be provided to all registered guests upon arrival and check-in. This event is hosted by the Alumni Brothers of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. Registration closes May 28.

  • Sunday, June 4, 2023
  • 1-5 pm
  • Location: George Mason University, Fairfax Campus, West Campus Pavilion and Field #4
  • Address: Rapidan River Road, Fairfax, VA 22030

Due to these events being a fund-raiser to help support our Black Scholars Endowed Fund, NO REFUNDS are offered.

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