Events & Activities Meliora Weekend and SMD Reunion The School of Medicine and Dentistry's Alumni Weekend and Reunion are now celebrated during the University of Rochester's Meliora Weekend! Established in 2001, Meliora Weekend celebrates reunions, family weekend, and homecoming activities. It is designed for alumni, parents, students, faculty, staff, and friends of the University of Rochester. SMD Reunion events include a range of medically-themed programs, including alumni speakers, seminars, tours, and much more. Upcoming Events For a complete list of local and regional events, please visit the University of Rochester events calendar and the Rochester Alumni Exchange.