Photograph of 1922 Association dinner

The Downing College Alumni Association centenary

Today marks the centenary of the Downing College Alumni Association, which was formed in 1922 by a group of College Fellows. The aim being to keep alumni in touch both with each other and with the College. 

The Association was officially founded at a dinner at the Holborn Resteraunt in London on 7 October 1922. It was attended by 82 guests made up of Downing alumni and Fellows.

To celebrate the centenary, a new archive exhibition has been launched online. 

The online exhibition can be viewed here. 

Published 7 October 2022