The Grand Alumni Reunion 2023 hosted by the Alumni & Advancement Office on March 5th, 2023, was a huge success. The event started with a recitation of the Holy Quran and a reading from the Holy Bible, followed by the National Anthem and a few moments of silence to remember the Formanites who have passed away.
Mr. Attiazaz Munawwar ud Din, President of Formanites Alumni Association, gave the welcome address and emphasized the importance of alums as an asset to the University. The event also honored the Gold and Silver Alumni by giving them a massive round of applause. The President of Friends of Forman, Dr. Roger Dermody, expressed his gratitude towards the alums for attending the reunion and showing their support for the University. The event was an excellent opportunity for the alums to connect and relive their memories by coming back to their alma mater.
Chief Guest of the event, Dr. Peter H. Armacost, congratulated and gave the award to the first recipient of the Distinguished Formanite Award, Mr. Malik Fateh Khan, for his outstanding contributions to his field and for embodying the ideals of FCCU. He also congratulated Brigadier (R) Javed Iqbal Warraich, the second recipient of this prestigious award, for his distinguished career in the armed forces and his unwavering commitment to serving his country and fellow citizens.
The Rector of the FCCU, Dr. Jonathan Addleton, and Mr. Attiazaz ud Din, presented a shield to Chief Guest. The event also included a lucky draw by Barry Furniture; The management expressed sincere gratitude to Servis Industries, Mr. Parvez Shahid, Chairman of Equity Global, Infinity Ventures, Silk Bank, and Barry’s Furniture for their generous support and sponsorship for this event. Their contributions have played a vital role in making this event a grand success and have enabled FCCU to provide a memorable experience for all the guests. Their generosity and commitment towards the University is deeply appreciated, and FCCU is grateful for their continued support.
Afterwards, the dinner was served to all the participants. The event concluded with a concert by Abrar-ul-Haq, which surely added an extra excitement to the event. Overall, the event was well-planned and executed to provide an excellent opportunity for alumni to reconnect with their alma mater and each other. It is always heartwarming to see Formanites and Friends coming together to celebrate their shared experiences and memories of their college years at FCCU.