2022 World Languages & Cultures Alumni Reunion

October 6 and October 7, 2022

RSVP by September 28, 2022

Keeneland Fall Meet begins on October 7

UK Wildcats Football vs. South Carolina on October 8

Thursday, October 6, 2022

Patterson Hall, home to UK’s International Village Living and Learning Community 4:00 – 6:00 pm

Career Day

Language and culture, FLIE, and International Studies majors will connect one-on-one with alumni in all these areas to learn about professional pathways and potential careers. Breakout sessions with alumni and students will be grouped by field – business, government, non-profits, and law/medicine/education.

Gatton Business and
Economics Building – 191
7:00 pm

Alumni Keynote

Amir-Ali Bahrami (Foreign Languages and International Economics-Japanese, BS '21 and Biology, BS '11) is the Customer Success Manager at Xometry. He formerly held a position at Okaya, a historic Japanese trading house and major Toyota supplier, a position which relied on his knowledge of Japanese. He is an active member of the Japan America Society of Kentucky.

Mr. Bahrami taught English in the Japan Exchange and Teaching Program in Fukushima, Japan from 2013 to 2016. During that time, he served as a volunteer to groups working for Fukushima's recovery in the wake of the 2011 Tohoku Earthquake and Tsunami disaster.

Friday, October 7, 2022

Rock House Brewing
119 Luigart Court, Lexington
6:00 pm

Faculty-Alumni Reception

Keeneland Fall Meet Begins Today!

On Saturday, October 8, UK Wildcats play South Carolina in an SEC Football Matchup

Career Day will feature several break out groups with alumni in related professional fields; current students will be able to drop by and ask questions.

Please contact Taylor Kincaid at taylor.kincaid@uky.edu with any questions.