This week is devoted to alumni celebrating being Kettering Built. Events are held throughout the US to bring alumni of all ages together, reuniting old classmates, connecting alumni who have never met and showcase the leadership and problem solving skills of all our alumni.

Logo for Alumni Connections Week

In 2019, there were more than 500 alumni at 31 events in 13 states and 2 countries.


Indianapolis, Indiana

Indianapolis Virtual "Meet and Greet"
Wednesday, September 16, 2020 - 5 p.m. EDT
Online Virtual Event RSVP >


Notes for Attendees

  • The Google Link for this online event is listed in the RSVP description

Nashville, Indiana

Central / Southern Indiana Destination Outing
Saturday, September 19, 2020 - 1 p.m. EDT
Hard Truth Hills


Whitestown, Indiana

Friday Evening Indy Polo Event
Friday, September 18, 2020 - 5 p.m. EDT
Hickory Hall Polo Club



  • Dan Hancock '73

Note to Attendees

  • This is an outdoor event (weather permitting).
  • Bring your own chairs & drinks.
  • $20 per carload (pay at the event).
  • Gates open at 5 p.m.
  • Polo from 6 - 9 p.m.

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Watertown, Massachusetts

Greater Boston GMI Alumni Dim sum
Saturday, September 19, 2020 - 2 p.m. EDT
Joyful Garden


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Clarkston, Michigan

Alumni Happy Hour Prequel
Monday, September 14, 2020  - 3 - 5 p.m. EDT
Mr. B's Roadhouse


Clarkston, Michigan - SOLD OUT

Alumni Happy Hour in Clarkston
Monday, September 14, 2020 - 5 p.m. EDT
Mr B's Roadhouse


Harrison Charter Twp, Michigan

Lake St. Clair Boat Rendezvous

Thursday, September 17, 2020 - 6 p.m. EDT
Lake St. Clair Metropark - Seawall


Notes for Attendees
  • BYOB and a small dish to pass. This event is outside and weather permitting.
  • Boat parking is first come first serve. A $10 fee applies for the entire day.
  • We will be located on the seawall along the black creek towards the south east side of the park.
  • Beer and wine are permitted on land but not liquor.
  • Alumni wanting to join by land are welcome. There is a park entrance fee of $10.

Sterling Heights, MI

Kettering/GMI Alumni Connections in Sterling Heights
Thursday September 17 -  5-7 p.m. EDT
Dodge Park Farmer's Market & Food Trucks


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Greenville, South Carolina

Upstate Carolina Kettering Connection
Thursday, September 17, 2020 - 6 p.m.
The Velo Fellow


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Brownwood, Texas

Kettering/GMI Alumni Lunch
Tuesday, September 15, 2020 - 11 a.m. CDT
3M in Brownwood



Alumni Connections Week Giveaway

Examples of Kettering University Spirit gear.

For those who register and attend an Alumni Connections Week event, you will receive a $20 electronic gift card to our Kettering University online Spirit Store. With hundreds of Bulldog swag items to choose from, this is a great way to treat yourself with an item of your choice!

Electronic gift cards will be emailed directly to the email address used to RSVP. Distribution of the gift cards will begin the week following Alumni Connections Week (Tuesday, September  22nd). Please note that each participant is limited to one gift card per person even if attending multiple events. Don’t miss out, register today.

2020 Event Submission Form