The Road - Alumnae Newsletter

April 2012 

 Social Media Connections


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View our profile on LinkedIn  We now have over 500 alumnae registered in the LinkedIn Branksome Alumnae Group. Join today! 


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 Upcoming Events


Thursday, April 19

6:00 - 9:00 p.m.

Arta Gallery, The Distillery District,

55 Mill Street, Suite 102, Building 9


Tickets are $45 in advance and $50 at the door.

Order your tickets now>> 


Sneak peak at participating artists HERE>> 


Contact Sue Rosenblat 

416-920-6265, ext. 212 

If you are in or near New York, we hope you will join us!


May 25, 26, 27

With the exception of Saturday evening, events are open to all alumnae from all graduating years!

Program of Events>>

Register today>>  



Art: Jane LOCKHART'87 

An Invitation to Branksome Alumnae



Branksome Hall Women of Influence

Upcoming events



Young Women: April 17, 2012

Speaker: Michele Maheux, Executive Director and COO, TIFF 


Luncheon: April 26, 2012

Speaker: Shelley Broader, President and CEO, Walmart Canada



Luncheon: April 20, 2012

Speaker: Annalisa King, SVP and COO, Best Buy Canada Ltd. 


Special pricing for alumnae only!

Discount Codes:

25% off Luncheons: LuncheonAlumn

50% off Young Women Events: YoungAlumn      

 Volunteer Opportunity!    
Nora McRae Public Speaking Tournament
Volunteer to be a judge!

Saturday, April 28, 2012
9:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Branksome Hall, 10 Elm Avenue
Lunch provided

Contact: Rosemary Mahomed
Anisah Mahomed was the top female student debater at the 2012 World Individual Debating and Public Speaking Championships. Read more>> 
Don't miss Anisah when she presents an Interpretive Reading for alumnae at Reunion on Sunday, May 27!

 Networking at home and abroad      

Networking Evening for Entrepreneurs

Speed networking in action.


There was no shortage of conversation at the first-ever Branksome Hall speed networking event held on February 2, 2012!  




View video on Facebook and like us! 

Hong Kong Branch Launched!


On March 18, Deputy Principal Karrie Weinstock and Kimberly BROOKER Carter'96, Associate Director of Admissions, hosted an alumnae networking event in Hong Kong, where a new alumnae branch has launched.

Read more>>   

View photos on Facebook and like us 

HK Alum Networking 
Alums network at the Hong Kong Reception.

Alums Get Together in Nation's Capital


On March 28, 2012, The Rideau Club provided the ideal setting for conversation and mingling. 

 Read more>>   

 View photos on Facebook and like us 

Stephanie NOBBS Fewster'88, Suzanne EDNEY Gignac'88, Brigitte DUCHESNE Boudreau'79.
 The Power of YOU 

Branksome Is Remarkable


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