It is rightly said that no one cares more about the institution as does the alumni and to commemorate their legacy, LUMS Alumni Office, and the Suleman Dawood School of Business (SDSB) Luminites Association organized LUMS Alumni Homecoming 2016 last week. The event provided the opportunity for all the graduates to come back and relive their memories from the past whether it was an Open Day or Convocation day, and also catch up with their friends.
The event of colors and laughter with the whirlwind of emotion was based on ‘Around the World’ theme, inspired by the fact that the alumni spread out worldwide make an effort to return to their alma mater each year. Mostly, it represented the excitement of the Homecoming event among the alumni, who return to their alma mater and try to give back in various ways.
The night of the alumni started with the address by Alhani Khawaja, MBA alumnus and Karachi Alumni Chapter Head who welcomed everyone followed by an informative session by Prof. Dr. S. Sohail H. Naqvi, LUMS Vice Chancellor who updated the alumni on the latest happenings and the recent achievements of LUMS. The event was then graced with luscious dinner.
The much-awaited entertainment segment was graced by firstly Saad Haroon, an internationally acclaimed Pakistani comedian, who kept the audience rolling with laughter with his hilarious stand-up comedy.
Lastly the British band; RDB Sahara UK’s live concert got everyone on their feet with their performance and later ending the joyous night.