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We will be delivering our programme of alumni events online until the restrictions associated with COVID-19 have been lifted.

Photos and videos may be taken during alumni events and may be used in University communications for marketing and publicity purposes. If you would not like to be photographed, please tell us at the event. Otherwise, we'll consider that you've granted us the right to use your image.




Connecting voices for climate action

Online - Join a week of events building local to global ambition for COP26 and beyond. 

Monday 19 - Saturday 24 April


The Big Get Together 2021

Online - Celebrate your connection to Leeds and meet fellow graduates from around the world. 

Monday 19 - Sunday 25 April


Intertwined boundaries: How professions adapt to artificial intelligence

Online - Discover the changes artificial intelligence will drive and the implications for the future of work. 

Wednesday 21 April
12:30 - 14:00


What's next for wellbeing as we transition from life in a pandemic?

Online - Join Leeds alumna Leyla Okhai as she explores wellbeing as we slowly emerge from the pandemic. 

Thursday 22 April
12:30 - 13:45


The undercover story: Lingerie at M&S

Online - Join the M&S Company Archive as they look back on over 90 years of lingerie innovation. 

Thursday 22 April
12:30 - 13:10


‘More English than the Oxford Dictionary’: The Dialect and Heritage Project

Online - Discover a valuable archive and learn about the origins of the dialect words we know and love. 

Thursday 22 April
13:00 - 14:00


Working smarter: Optimising performance and wellbeing

Online - Join this interactive webinar on maximising productive work while looking after your wellbeing. 

Thursday 22 April
13:00 - 14:00


Leeds Digital Festival 2021

Online - Back for a 6th year, tune into a free, curated line-up of exciting online events. 

Tuesday 27 - Thursday 29 April


China, nature and climate change: Rescue or destruction?

Online - Explore the role that China is playing as a key actor in the future of our climate and environment. 

Thursday 29 April
18:00 - 19:00



Leadership in difficult times

Online - Identify key challenges and how to stand out from your peers in this interactive session. 

Thursday 6 May
13:00 - 14:00


Looking good: A short history of M&S window display

Online - Explore the history of visual merchandising from 1940s branch displays to 1980s mannequins. 

Friday 21 May
12:30 - 13:10



How to network effectively in a socially distanced world

Online - Find out how to network both professionally and effectively online to convey the right image. 

Thursday 10 June
13:00 - 14:00


The Brussels effect: How the European Union rules the world

Online - Join Professor Anu Bradford from Columbia University as she talks about her recent book. 

Wednesday 23 June
15:00 - 16:00


Films from the archive: The changing high street

Online - Take a look at the changing face of the British high street, as seen in M&S adverts and archive films. 

Thursday 24 June
12:30 - 13:00



Leeds International Medieval Congress

Online - Europe’s largest forum for sharing ideas in medieval studies, this year on the theme of climates. 

Monday 5 - Friday 9 July


Preventing food waste while eating out

Online - Hear about food waste prevention in the food service and hospitality service in Malaysia. 

Wednesday 14 July
12:00 - 12:30


Films from the archive: Sun, sea and sand

Online - Join the M&S Company Archive and explore their must-watch vintage beachwear adverts. 

Thursday 22 July
12:30 - 13:00


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