2018 Paris Alumni Weekend

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Paris Alumni Weekend 2018

We invite you to relive your study abroad memories and make new ones at the Paris Alumni Weekend: June 8-10, 2018. Alumni from all classes and all Centers are welcome – organize a reunion with your class or attend on your own. Request your class list to start planning your reunion today! Please register here by Tuesday, May 1st.

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Tentative Schedule of Events*
Friday, June 8, 2018

  • Tour of IES Abroad Paris French Studies Center, 14th (2:00 to 3:00 p.m.) | Walk or taxi together to Paris BIA Center
  • Welcome program and reception at the IES Abroad Paris BIA Center, 15th  (3:30 pm to 5:30pm): Learn about the Paris program today and meet staff and other alumni. Cost: Free
  • Evening: Seine Dinner/Cruise wtih your class at a restaurant chosen by your class. Paris 68-69: Le Calife.  Other reunion attendees: Bateaux Parisiens Pay in advance.

Saturday, June 9, 2018

  • Morning: Breakfast on your own, or for those staying in the same location, you may wish to breakfast together.
  • Mid-Morning: Walking tour of Latin Quarter led by an IES Abroad faculty member. Cost: 20 Euros, pay on-site.
  • Lunch with your group in the Latin Quarter.
  • Evening: Dinner with your class at a restaurant chosen by your class. Pay on-site.

Sunday, June 10, 2018

  • Morning/Mid-day: Brunch or lunch with your class at a location chosen by your class. Pay on-site.
  • Afternoon/evening: Departures

*Reunion groups should feel free to extend the dates of their reunion, but planning your reunion around the Paris Alumni Weekend activities is strongly encouraged.

Classes Planning Reunions in Paris: June 8-10, 2018

  • Paris 1968-69 - 50th Anniversary Reunion - Contact: Jennifer Jerzyk
  • Paris Fall 1987 Class Reunion - Contact: Amy Hollands
  • Paris 1993-94 - 25th Anniversary Reunion - Contact: Amy Hollands
  • Paris BIA Spring 2008 - 10th Anniversary Reunion - Contact: Amy Hollands

Click here to see a list of those registered.

Classes Celebrating Milestone Reunions in 2018
If you studied abroad in one of the years below and are interested in reuniting with your class in Paris, let us know and we can help plan a reunion for your class.

Get started today!
If you are interested in organizing or attending a reunion for your class, please contact us at [email protected] or 312.261.1750 to request your class list. Check out our Paris Reunion Toolkit for helpful tips and more information for planning a sucessful reunion.

View photos from the 2016 Paris Alumni Weekend and 2015 Paris Alumni Weekend.