Physics & Astronomy Gala Dinner 2013
Professor Jon Butterworth, Head of Physics and Astronomy, is delighted to announce the first Physics & Astronomy Department Gala Dinner on Friday 25 October 2013.
From our modest beginnings in 1827 when the newly established UCL Council approved an apparatus payment of £200 to experimental physicist Professor Dionysius Lardner, to our current successes; the Gala Dinner aims to bring together alumni, students and staff for a celebration of what has fundamentally made this Department a success- you!
The total cost for the event will be £40 per person and is inclusive of a welcome drink, three-course dinner with wine, coffee and petites fours.
Date: Friday 25 October 2013
Location: UCL, further details will be included in your e-ticket upon confirmation of your booking.
Price: £40 per person, inclusive of a welcome drink, three-course dinner with wine, coffee and petites fours.
Booking closes: Friday 20 September 2013
Dress code: Smart
Places available: 40 Alumnus, 20 Students, 20 Staff, guests are welcome
5.30pm: Welcome Drinks
6.30pm: Welcome speech by Professor Jon Butterworth (Head of Department) followed by the student awards ceremony
7.15pm: Dinner service
9.15pm: After-dinner speech by Mrs Charlotte Nichol (nee Waterhouse). Charlotte graduated in 2000 with an MSci Physics degree. She has had a distinguished career as a physics teacher and is currently Deputy Head of St Augustine's School, Kilburn.
Details of the dinner menu will be posted here in due course.
Expressions of interest are kindly requested by Friday 26 April 2013 and can be made by sending an email to Miss Kate Heyworth.This will ensure that a nominal place is reserved.
The official booking system will open in September 2013, further details will be posted here in due course.
Miss Kate Heyworth
Tel: +44 (0)20 7679 7778
forward these event details (www.ucl.ac.uk/phys/alumni/dinner)
to other UCL Physics and Astronomy graduates who you think might be interested in attending.