Events of intereston campus and around the world.
Baltimore. Sept. 20, join fellow alumni at a cocktail reception with James Riepe, chair of the Trustees of the University. Watch your mail for additional information.
Chicago. Join Prof. Richard Zettler and area alumni for a reception, discussion and viewing of the Treasures from the Royal Tombs of Ur at the Oriental Institute Museum (University of Chicago campus), 1155 East 58th Street, on Sun., Nov. 19. This travelling Penn exhibit features exquisite artwork from Sumeria. Please contact Abby Wise at (773) 975-4227 or <Abby_Wise@quakeroats.com> or check the club Web site at (www.alumni.upenn.edu/club/chicago) for more information.
Cleveland. The first September Screamer is planned for the 21st: join us at Fish Bones from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. and welcome the Class of 2000. There is a cash bar, but wear something that identifies you as a Penn alumnus. RSVP to Patricia Fowler Hall (216) 383-1760, <email@example.com>, or Nora Walsh (216) 521-2599, <firstname.lastname@example.org>. On Thurs., Oct. 5, Jillians in Cleveland Heights will be the scene of an Intercollegiate Mixer from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Co-sponsored by the Penn, Duke, UVA, Northwestern and UNC alumni clubs, $15 per person includes hors doeuvres, soft drinks, and use of the pool tables; cash bar. RSVP to Michael Hynds (216) 321-9073 or <Mikehynds@aol.com>. Checks should be made payable to the Penn Club of Cleveland and sent to Michael Hynds, 2165 North Saint James Parkway, Cleveland Heights, Ohio 44106. For more information, other club activities and membership, contact Barbara Franklin, at (216) 292-6750 or <email@example.com>, and check our local Web site (www.IVY15.org).
New England. Events are being planned for the Penn-Yale game in New Haven and the Head of the Charles Regatta in Boston, both on Oct. 21. For more details, contact the Office of Alumni Relations at (215) 898-7811.
New York. PennNYC is planning its fall events, including the Highball, scheduled for Nov. 3 at the Penn Club. To sign up to get involved, please contact Eveie Wilpon at <firstname.lastname@example.org> or Danny Boockvar at <email@example.com>.
Philadelphia. On Wed., Oct. 4, join fellow alumni at the Wilma Theatre for the American premiere of Spin, a hilarious and timely look at the American political system: a play about two political spin doctors who will do anything to get their candidates elected. Join members of the Penn and Wharton clubs and PennGALA at the Philadelphia Museum of Art on Thurs., Nov. 2, for Van Gogh: Face to Face. A private, sensational dinner at the museum restaurant, followed by a once-in-a-lifetime exhibit of this great artists portraiture. For additional information call Lee Shlifer at (215) 627-2300 or <firstname.lastname@example.org>, or visit the Web site at (www.oursquare.com/members/pennclub). On Sat., Nov. 4, Penn goes to play Princeton; e-mail <email@example.com> about a possible tailgate party there. If interested in planning or hosting young-alumni events, contact Robin Barone at <firstname.lastname@example.org>. This falls happy hours are Wed., Sept. 20, at Chin-Chin, the bar at 1614 Locust, with drink specials and good conversation from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., and live music at 8:30 p.m.; and on Wed., Oct. 11 at the Boathouse Row Bar in the Rittenhouse Hotel from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Washington. Sept. 24 is the date for Table for Eight at Aditi Indian Restaurant, 3299 M Street, NW, (202) 625-6825. For details, contact Derek Ho at <DCPennClub@aol.com>
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