Atlanta. Club members congratulate Atlanta mayor Shirley Franklin G’69 on the honorary degree she received from Penn at this year’s 251st Commencement. She has received national attention for her work as mayor. The club is planning an exciting event around the Ben Franklin 300th exhibit at the Atlanta History Center for either Friday night or Saturday afternoon, during the last week of September. Join us for a tour and an exclusive event featuring its curator, Page Talbot. Stay tuned for more details, and contact Emmanuel Tillman EAS’85 with any questions or suggestions (404) 629-1224.
Bucks County. The recently formed Penn Club of Bucks County has some great upcoming events. Please see our new website for more information (www.pennclubbucks.org).
Chicago. Please see our website (www.pennclubchicago.com) for details about our third Annual Golf Outing on July 28 and our 4th Annual White Sox/Red Sox Outing on Aug. 25.
Los Angeles. Please join us for our fourth annual Penn/Wharton Beach Club Dinner in Santa Monica on Tues., July 24. Other upcoming events include: First September, the musical Wicked on Sat., Oct 6, and we are continuing to accept admissions for our sixth annual Pennfest on Wed., Oct 10. Please visit (www.pennclubla.com) or contact Melissa Wu C’98 at <mwu33@ yahoo.com> for more information. We look forward to seeing you!
New York. On July 19, PennNYC will head out to Dove Parlor, recently named one of New York magazine’s “Best Bars.” There will be drink specials from 6 to 9 p.m. Aug. 7, we are hosting our third annual MBA Admissions Panel event. In September, PennNYC is co-sponsoring the annual Recent Grads Happy Hour with the Penn Club of New York. We welcome all alumni to join us at the Penn Club on Thurs., Sept. 20 from 6:30 to 10 p.m. Look for more details on our website and in our newsletter. Sign up for the listserv at (www.pennnyc.org). To volunteer, please contact Dale Kramer Cohen W’76, president of PennNYC, at <email@example.com>.
Northeastern Pennsylvania. The Club will be hosting its annual New Student Reception at the East Mountain Inn in Wilkes-Barre on Thurs., July 19 at 6 p.m. RSVP to Bob Kelly W’83 at <firstname.lastname@example.org>. Join us for our second summer meeting at 12 noon on Aug. 19 at the Radisson Lackawanna Station Hotel, 700 Lackawanna Ave., in Scranton. Our speaker and club member, Dr. Josephine M. Dunn G’78 Gr’90, is an associate professor at the University of Scranton who has graciously offered to talk to us about the women of Northeastern Pennsylvania and their contribution to life in Northeastern Pennsylvania. Check our website (nepenn.com/alumni) for more information on both these events.
Northern California. Join Bay Area alumni in our upcoming events, which include an Ivy League Mixer, Class Dinner Events, Young Alumni Social, MBA Admissions Panel, Speaker Series Guest Art Caplan, and the annual First September celebration welcoming the Class of 2007 to San Francisco! To receive notice of these events you must be registered on our Club website. Registration is Free! Go to (www.ncpennclub.com) so we can send you invitations to our Bay Area events.
Philadelphia. Please check out our website (www.pennclubphilly.org) to learn about our upcoming events.
Portland. The Club will have its annual Summer Lawn Party on Aug. 9, celebrating the glorious Oregon summer and the new members of the Class of 2011 from our area. Check the website (www.pennclubofportland.org) for the exact time and location. Once again, the Club has honored five high-school students from Portland, Salem, and Eugene with this year’s Penn Club Book Award. We thank Penn Professor David DeLong for signing copies of his book, Auldbrass, for the presentations.
Spain. The Penn Club Spain hosts its first social event in Barcelona on Sat., July 21! All Club members are of course welcome, as well as any visiting alumni that might be in the area for work or travel. Further details will be provided to the listserv; anyone interested in assisting with the event, joining the listerv, or receiving further information, contact Amy Chernasky C’02 at <email@example.com>.
St. Louis. Hot off the heels of a fabulous “Barbaro” event, the Club has planned some great summer and fall activities. Contact Club president Jay Androphy C’85 at <Jay@ Androphy.com> for more information.
Washington. Save the date for Legg Mason tennisthe ATP tour hits town on Friday night, Aug. 3. Details will be emailed to those alumni on our DC Penn Club list and posted shortly thereafter on the Club website (www.dcpennclub.com). To be added to the listserv, email <firstname.lastname@example.org>.
Western Pennsylvania. The Club will be holding its annual Pirates Game Tailgate Event; contact Club president Alan Stahl C’89 at <email@example.com> for details. As always you are welcome to join us at our monthly luncheon, 12 noon on the first Thursday of every month, at the HYP Club, at 619 William Penn.
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