Alumni Events

Green Templeton hosts a wide range of events throughout the year, from the annual Alumni Weekend celebration in Oxford, receptions and reunions in college and the summer Garden Party, to bespoke events around the world hosted by Professor Denise Lievesley, Principal of the college and other Fellows.

Upcoming alumni events:

Meeting Minds: Oxford Alumni Weekend
20-22 September 2019

Save the date! The University of Oxford’s next Meeting Minds Alumni Weekend in Oxford will be held from 20 to 22 September 2019. The 2018 event drew more than 100 speakers and over 1,400 guests. Details to follow.

40th celebration of the founding of Green College
Part of Oxford Alumni Weekend
20 September 2019

Green Templeton College was established in its current form in October 2008 through the merger of Green and Templeton Colleges.  Guest speakers include Green Templeton College Emeritus Fellow Professor Sir Muir Gray.

Kuala Lumpur alumni reception 
22 August 2019

Save the date! Green Templeton College Principal Professor Denise Lievesley will be hosting a reception in Kuala Lumpur. Venue details and timings to follow.

Singapore alumni reception
14 August 2019

Save the date! Green Templeton College Principal Professor Denise Lievesley will be hosting a reception in Singapore. Venue details and timings to follow.

Copenhagen alumni reception
9 July 2019, 18:00 to 20:00

Please join Dr Marc Thompson, Governing Body Fellow of Green  Templeton College and Senior Fellow in Strategy and Organisation at Saïd Business School, for a drinks reception at Hotel SP34.

Past alumni events:

Johannesburg alumni reception
28 May 2019, 17:30

Dr Rebecca Surender, Vice Principal of Green Templeton College, hosted an informal reception in Johannesburg for alumni to meet up and hear about college news and forthcoming events.

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Green Templeton College Alumni Chapter in Japan

17 April 2019, 18:30

Senior Research Fellow Professor Rasmus Kleis Nielsen, Director of the Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism, joined the Japan Alumni Chapter to give a talk in Tokyo about the future of journalism.

New York City alumni reception with Principal Denise Lievesley 
Part of Oxford in North America
16 April 2019, 18:30

Principal Professor Denise Lievesley hosted a reception at The Yale Club in New York City for alumni, friends and supporters of the college.

Washington D.C. alumni reception with Principal Denise Lievesley
Part of Oxford in North America

11 April 2019, 18:30-20:30

Principal Profesor Denise Lievesley hosted an evening reception at The Officina, in SW Washington, D.C. with drinks, canapés and an opportunity to meet and mingle for fellow alumni, friends and supporters of the college.

Tokyo alumni reception with Principal Denise Lievesley
Part of the University’s Meeting Minds in Asia
22 March 2019, 18:30-20:00

Principal Denise Lievesley hosted an evening reception for college alumni, friends and supporters at the spectacular Happo-en, offering drinks, canapés and the opportunity to mingle and network with fellow alumni, friends and supporters of Green Templeton.

Meeting Minds in Asia: Tokyo Alumni Weekend
Organised by the University of Oxford

22-24 March 2019

The Meeting Minds in Asia Weekend, taking place in Tokyo, included presentations of the latest Oxford research across many disciplines, talks from prominent local figures, and socialising and networking opportunities. There were specially-organised tours and events including a Celebration Dinner at the Edo Period Happo-en gardens and a brunch-time cruise. The last Meeting Minds weekend was held in Oxford in September 2018 and drew more than 100 speakers and 1,400 guests. Find out more about Meeting Minds in Tokyo here.