The LBJ School Alumni Weekend will take place Sept. 20–22, 2019, and we invite all LBJ alumni, faculty, staff and students to kick off the weekend's festivities at the annual Outstanding Alumni Awards. Join us as we celebrate the 2019 recipients of the Distinguished Public Service Award and the Rising Leader Award and hear remarks by Dean Angela Evans and the two winners.

Friday, Sept. 20, 2019
6:00-8:00 p.m. | LBJ School Lobby

Hors d'oeuvres and drinks provided
Business casual attire

This event is by invitation only. Update: Registration is now closed.

And the winners are...

Distinguished Public Service Award
Stacey Abrams (MPAff '98), 2018 Democratic nominee for Georgia governor

Rising Leader Award
Rudy Metayer (EMPL '16), Plugerville city councilmember and community advocate

This year's Alumni Weekend will also include:


  • Individual Class Reunion Events
  • 3:00-6:00 p.m.: LBJ Great Tailgate Society's Alumni Tailgate (LBJ School Breezeway) The OSU vs. Texas tailgate will cost $5 (pay at the event) and entry will include unlimited food. All guests (students and alumni alike) must bring their own beverages. For tailgate updates, visit The LBJ Great Tailgate Society Facebook page.
  • 6:00 p.m.: LBJ Alumni Watch Party (Haymaker) We invite all members of the LBJ community to head to Haymaker after the Alumni Tailgate to cheer on the Longhorns. When you arrive, look for the "LBJ Alumni" section.
  • 6:30 p.m.: Oklahoma State vs. Texas Football Game (Darrell K Royal – Texas Memorial Stadium) 


  • Individual Class Reunion Events