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Upcoming Events

Black Alumni Weekend 2024

April 19-21, 2024 | University of Virginia

Tickets for BAW 2024 are on sale now! Whether it’s your first weekend or you’ve been attending the inaugural event in 1985, we can’t wait to see you back on Grounds in April. Visit for more information.


BAW Golf Tournament flyer

UVA Black Alumni Weekend Golf Tournament

April 18, 2024 | 1-6 p.m. ET

Join us April 18 at Spring Creek Golf Club in Zion Crossroads, Virginia for a UVA Black Alumni Weekend Golf Tournament. Prepare to tee off amidst lush greens and scenic vistas at a Top 100 public golf course in the United States as we celebrate the spirit of the University of Virginia’s Black Alumni community! For further inquiries or to confirm your attendance, please fill out this Google Form or reach out to Carter Whitelow at for details.


Saturday Night Soiree Flyer

Saturday Night Soiree

April 20, 2024 | 8 p.m. ET

The UVA Division for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion will host the Saturday Night Soiree, a night of music and dancing at the Jefferson Theater, during Black Alumni Weekend.

This event is FREE and open to all* in the community. Get Tickets.

Come out for an exciting evening featuring live music from Secret Society, D.C.’s #1 party band, and mixes from DJ Spark, “L.A’s most treasured female turntablist.”

Doors open at 7 p.m., and a reception with light fare from local Black-owned caterers like Pearl Island and Vegan Comforts Soul Food will be available from 7-8 p.m.

*This event is 18+. IDs will be checked for all attendees upon entry and wristbands will be issued to designate patrons over 21. Patrons under 21 will not be able to purchase alcohol.

Jefferson Theatre
110 E Main Street
Charlottesville, Virginia 22902
United States

Darden’s First Black Trailblazers

Monday, April 22, 2024 | 5 – 6 p.m. ET

Darden’s Carter T. Whitelow, EMBA Class of 2024, will facilitate a panel discussion with six of Darden’s first Black Trailblazers. Please RSVP in advance for this in-person event.

Forum Hotel
540 Massie Rd
Charlottesville, VA 22903


Past Events

Deliberation: An Analysis of 45’s Trials

Tuesday, March 5, 2024 | 6:30 p.m. ET

Join us for an evening of analysis and discussion on the ongoing legal matters related to the Black community and a former president. Please RSVP in advance for this virtual event.

ACC – SEC Hump Day Happy Hour

Flyer for 11/29 ACC-SEC Happy Hour

Wednesday, November 29, 2023 | 6:30-11:30pm ET

Calling all ACC and SEC Black Alumni in the Greater Atlanta area! The ACC and SEC Black Alumni Network groups are co-hosting a game watching/ networking event for the ACC vs. SEC Men’s Basketball Challenge at the Hudson Grille. Come through and rep your conference and Network with Black Alumni from ACC and SEC schools. Great games from 2 very competitive conferences will be on multiple screens. Good food and drinks with great people! Please RSVP in advance for this in-person event.

Hudson Grille
6317 Roswell Road
Sandy Springs, GA 30328
United States


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Healing and Hope with Hoos

Monday, November 13, 2023 | 8 p.m. ET

Join Black Alumni as we create a caring community space in the one-year remembrance of Devin Chandler, Lavel Davis Jr., and D’Sean Perry. Please register in advance for this virtual event. After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the Zoom meeting.

Sponsored by: Ubunye Wellness & Mental Health and Athletics Committees

November 13th Anniversary Remembrances

November 10-13, 2023 | University of Virginia and Charlottesville Community

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