Los Angeles Alumni Club

Upcoming Events

LA Blue Hens Welcome to the Neighborhood

Thursday, September 28
6:00 – 8:00 p.m.

Smith & Cohen (10351 Santa Monica Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90025)

Cost: $10 advance (by Sept 26)  |  $12 last minute

Welcome to the neighborhood, Blue Hens! Please join us in welcoming our newest alumni to the City of Angels.

Whether you've lived in the city for 2 months or 15 years, all alumni are invited to bring a friend, and meet and mingle with other UD alumni and the newest grads. Look for UD colors and fellow Blue Hens in our section of the bar.

It will be a fun-filled night of food, drinks and memories of our times at UD. Help those new to the area learn how to manage LA, share tricks of getting around and stories from UD days. Here's to making new friends and new memories! Appetizers are on us, cash bar for all.

Parking: They have a parking lot and you can be validated for your parking and there is also free street parking in the neighborhood

Refund deadline is September 21, 2017.

Thanks to the UDAA for their generous support of this event!

This event is open to alumni and their guests age 21 and older.

Registration closes September 26, 2017. Walk-ins are welcome at the increased price.

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Los Angeles Blue Hens Special Getty Tour

Saturday, November 4
9:45 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

The Getty Center (North Sepulveda Blvd & Getty Center Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90049)

Cost: Free
Additional costs: Parking is $15 per car, lunch purchased at cafe after the tour (optional)

Join fellow Blue Hens for a docent-guided tour of the Getty, and meet fellow UD alumni who work in the Paintings Conservation and Paper Conservation departments.

In addition to rotating exhibits, the permanent collection of the J. Paul Getty Museum at the Getty Center includes pre-20th-century European paintings, drawings, illuminated manuscripts, sculpture and decorative arts; 19th- and 20th-century American, European and Asian photographs; contemporary and modern sculpture; and Robert Irwin's Central Garden, designed specifically for the Getty Center.

After the tour we will enjoy each other's company on the patio. You can purchase lunch in the cafe or bring your own picnic lunch.

The tour will begin at 10:15, so be sure to arrive by 9:45 to park and ride the tram up to the museum.

Registration closes October 29, 2017. Unfortunately, walk-ins will not be permitted.


Get Involved

Do you want to help plan an event for Blue Hens in the area? LA Blue Hens host about 4-5 great events each year. We are always looking for ideas for events and volunteers to help plan them! We’ll promote them with Blue Hens in the area. If you are interested, email alumnet@udel.edu or call (302) 831-2341.

Your club volunteer leaders are:
President, Bob Thomson BE79
Vice President, Andrea Stehman, AS07
Special Events Chair, Jon Rosenbloom, AS97
Young Alumni Co-Chair, Hilary Primack, EHD13
Communications Chair, Julia Willmott, AS07
Treasurer, Cathy Seward, AS80
Regional Giving Chair, Hilary McConkey, AS07


Past events have included:

  • Mets @ Dodgers: LA Blue Hens Night at Dodger Stadium
  • Dela-bration Nation
  • Blue Hens Give Back - Los Angeles Food Bank
  • Welcome Reception for UD President Assanis and Mrs. Assanis
  • Blue Hens at the Hollywood Bowl
  • Phillies vs. Dodgers with LA Blue Hens
  • Santa Monica Twilight Pier Concert - Reggae Concert
  • Los Angeles Dela-bration
  • Blue Hens Men's Lacrosse Game & Alumni Dinner
  • Greenbar Craft Distillery Tour & Tasting
  • "Early bird" Homecoming Football Game Watch Party
  • Cubs vs. Dodgers
  • Mug Night West Dela-Bration
  • Holiday Gathering with So Cal Blue Hens at Aventine
  • UD Day of Service: Volunteer for LAMP Community
  • LA Sparks vs. Chicago Sky event to welcome Elena Della Donne to WNBA
  • Phillies @ Dodgers Game and Reception
  • Alumni Weekend "West", Busby's West, Santa Monica
  • Happy Hour at Rush Street, Culver City
  • Happy Hour at Dillon's Irish Pub, Hollywood
  • UD Alumni at Dodgers vs. Phillies at Dodger Stadium
  • "Rediscover UD" with President Harker
  • Gathering at Dorothy Chandler Pavilion with President Roselle and Vice President Davis
  • Blue Hen Football game watch party in Hermosa Beach at Suzy's Bar and Grill owned by LA club coordinator Suzanne McCaddin '98
  • Lunch in Santa Monica at Yankee Doodles
  • Gathering in Redondo Beach at Portofino Yacht Club with Vice President Davis
  • Gathering in Pasadena at Gordon Biersch Brewery

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