Reunion 2021: FAQ

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How can I get involved?

Our volunteer driven model needs engaged alumni to make Reunion a success! The more, the merrier! If you would like to serve on your Reunion committee or would like more information, please contact Ryan Stewart at rstewar@umn.edu

 

Who is invited?

All Carlson School MBA alumni and friends are welcome to attend.  A special invitation is extended to alumni celebrating a milestone Reunion year.

We kindly ask that current Carlson School undergraduate students do not register to attend.

 

What should I wear?

Friday- Business casual 

Saturday Morning & Afternoon- Business Casual/ Dressy Casual

Saturday Evening- Cocktail attire 

 

What is included with registration?

Friday All-Access pass: Access to all programming including the Dean's Update and Welcome Lunch, lifelong learning programming, networking breaks, and All-Reunion reception. Includes lunch, afternoon beverages and snacks, complimentary beer/wine/heavy apps at All-Reunion Reception.  Premium liquor available for purchase.

Friday All-Reunion reception: complimentary beer/wine/heavy apps at All-Reunion Reception.  Premium liquor available for purchase.

Saturday day pass: Access to all programming including keynote speech, community lunch, Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion plenary sessions, and class dinners.  Includes lunch and dinner with complimentary beer/wine. 

Saturday class dinner: meal including complimentary beer/wine. Premium liquor available for purchase.

All inclusive passes: all of the above.

Carlson Families Connect: optional add on for alumni and their families who would like to connect with other alumni and their families. This is an informal gathering featuring an educational program with our friends from the University of Minnesota Raptor Center.  Refreshments and snacks will be provided. All ages welcome, child supervision not provided.

Alumni attendees who purchase a day pass or all-weekend pass will receive two complimentary Reunion gifts when checking in.

 

May I bring my partner or children?

We welcome spouses and partners at all events as long as they register as well.  

Families are invited to join us for our Saturday afternoon Carlson Families Connect programming. This is an informal gathering featuring an educational program with our friends from the University of Minnesota Raptor Center.  Refreshments and snacks will be provided. All ages welcome, child supervision not provided. Registration required.

 

Are there lodging options?

At this time, we are not facilitating hotel reservations through registration.  We are evaluating alumni demand for group rates at local hotels and will post updated information by the time registration opens in May 2021.

 

I would like to sponsor Reunion, can I?

Interested in having your company featured in front of our 55,000+ Carlson alumni? Sponsorship opportunities are available for the inaugural MBA Class Reunion! Please contact Katy Fischgrabe (kfischgr@umn.edu) for more information.