Atlanta. On Sept. 27, meet Page Talbott, chief curator for the Ben Franklin Tercentenary Exhibit, on show at the Atlanta History Center. The exhibit leaves the U.S. in mid-October: do not miss your last chance to get the inside scoop. Check the website for event details www.alumni.upenn.edu/club/atlanta.html.
Chicago. Graduates of the Class of 2007 and all Chicago-area alumni are invited to our First September Event on Wed., Sept. 26. Join us for Quizzo Trivia and complimentary appetizers: more details and RSVP at www.pennclubchicago.com.
Denver. The Penn-Wharton Club of Denver will host an event this fall: a speaker from the Alumni Council on Admissions Office will discuss navigating the selective-admissions process. For more information, contact club president Shiv Chakrabarti EAS’00 at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Gold Coast, Fla. Please join us for our members-only event at the Miami Dolphins vs. Buffalo Bills game at Dolphin Stadium on Sun., Nov. 11, hosted by Harvey Greene C’75, senior vice president of media relations for the Dolphins. Visit www.penngoldcoast.com for updated details on this event and others. Any questions, please email club president Liz Moffitt C’98 at email@example.com.
Hartford. Fri., Sept. 28, greet new alumni to the area and recent grads at our First September Event! Come by from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. for drinks and appetizers at West Hartford’s most exciting hot spot, Barcelona Restaurant and Wine Bar, 971 Farmington Avenue www.barcelonawinebar.com. For more information, email Cindy Ofsuryk W’90 firstname.lastname@example.org. Fri., Nov. 2: Meet us at the New Britain Museum of American Art for an event from 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m., with special discounts for Penn alumni! For more information, email Rae Schipke Gr’86 at SPennalumna@ msn.com. Sat., Nov. 10, meet the Penn Club of Boston for the Penn vs. Harvard men’s football game. For details, email Stan Glassman C’73 at email@example.com.
Los Angeles. Sept. 18, First September Happy Hour; Oct 6, Wicked; Oct 10, PennFest. For the most up-to-date event information, please visit www.pennclubla.com.
New York. Sept. 20, the First September Bash, for recent grads and alumni, is at the Penn Club of New York. Oct. 16, Mindy Feldman C’77 G’87 WG’87 of Halstead Property will speak on “Everything You Want to Know About Buying a NYC Apartment,” exclusively as a service to alumni: learn how to buy a first, or next, apartment. Oct. 20, Team PennNYC will again sponsor a group to participate in New York Cares Day. Visit www.pennnyc.org for details on all events.
New Jersey. Opening board meeting is on Sept. 17 at the home of Susan Wishnow in Short Hills. Also in Sept. the annual Intro to Penn Night, an informative evening for all perspective Penn students will take place at the Dwight Englewood School and the Montclair Art Museum. Nov. 10, join the club for the annual Habitat for Humanity event. For details on these and other events, visit www.pennclubmetronj.com.
Northern California. Join us at our annual First September event as we welcome the Class of 2007 to San Francisco and celebrate the end of the summer; details on www.ncpennclub.com. On Oct. 11 we will host a conversation with Dr. Arthur Caplan, director of Penn’s Center for Bioethics, at the Wharton West building in San Francisco. For information about activities in the Bay Area, see our website.
Philadelphia. Graduates of the Class of 2007 and all Philadelphia-area alumni are invited to an evening of good times, good people, and good drinks at Triumph Brewing Company, 117 Chestnut Street, on Wed., Sept. 19, from 6 to 8:30 p.m. RSVP at www.pennclubphilly.org.
Portland. Our First September/Fall Happy Hour is scheduled for Thurs., Sept. 20, at 5:30 p.m. Members of the Class of 2007 are invited to join other graduates and friends of Penn for food, beverage, and conversation at the Bridgeport Brewpub, 1313 NW Marshall, Pearl district. Look for friendly faces and our tasteful tabletop Penn flag. Watch the Web site www.pennclubofportland.com for details of this and other events.
San Antonio, Tex. The club will host an event this fall featuring a speaker from the Alumni Council on Admissions Office who will discuss navigating the selective admission process. Contact the club president Bob Weidman C’63 at firstname.lastname@example.org for more details on this event.
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