New York City Alumni Club

Upcoming Events

Delaware to the World: New York City

Tuesday, May 7, 2019 | 6:30 p.m.

The St. Regis Hotel New York
| Two East 55th Street, New York, NY 10022

University of Delaware faculty will present a series of TED Talk-style sessions and bring to life a variety of intriguing, groundbreaking topics of interest to every Blue Hen. The cost for each evening is $20 and includes heavy hors d'oeuvres, beer and wine.

Topics and faculty:

INNOVATING THE FUTURE: ENHANCING ACCESS TO MEDICINES
Kelvin Lee

Gore Professor of Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering
Getting life-saving drugs to market—and to patients—faster through collaborative science and engineering would be world changing. Through the National Institute for Innovation in Manufacturing Biopharmaceuticals (NIIMBL), UD is leading the way in this charge.

IMPROVISING DISASTER
Tricia Wachtendorf

Director, Disaster Research Center and Professor, Department of Sociology and Criminal Justice
On September 11, 2001, more than a half million people were evacuated by tugs, ferries and other labor vessels in a spontaneous and unplanned effort. Learn how creativity can work alongside disaster planning.

I’VE JUST SEEN A FACE: THE PRESERVATION OF OUR PHOTOGRAPHIC HERITAGE
Debra Hess Norris

Unidel Henry Francis DuPont Chair of Fine Arts; Chair, Art Conservation Department; and Professor, Photograph Conservation
Why caring for photograph and film collections are so vital to documenting our global heritage.

For more information about all Delaware to the World events, speakers and topics and to register, visit Delaware to the World.

Refund deadline: April 30 at 4:00 p.m.

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I HEART UD GIVING DAY Happy Hour

Wednesday, May 15, 2019 | 6–9 p.m.

3 Sheets Saloon, The Lido Deck | 134 West 3rd Street, New York, NY 10012 (between 6th Avenue and MacDougal Street)

Join area Blue Hens at a happy hour to celebrate I Heart UD Giving Day! Alumni across the country will be gathering at happy hours in their club cities for food, drinks and fun, bringing together members of the Blue Hen community nationwide to show their love for UD and to support UD causes close to their hearts.
Cost: $5 (includes one drink ticket); $10 at the door

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Get Involved

The UD NYC Alumni Club averages 8-10 events annually. 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, Lalena Luna, AS00
Vice President, Isabelle Hastings, BE16
Special Events Co-Chair, Kate Rosenblum, AS09
Special Events Co-Chair, Ramya Sridharan, AS14
Young Alumni Chair, Megan Blissick, AS16, AS17M
Communications Chair, Jessica Trizano, BE15
Treasurer, Thomas Burland, BE07
Regional Giving Chair, Nicholas Esoff, BE15
Committee Member, Dan Bone, BE12
Committee Member, Jaclyn Roman, BE14
Committee Member, Kayla Shaoul, AS08


Past Events Include:

Blue Hen Silent Bar Crawl Disco in NYC
Islanders vs Devils Ice Hockey Game
Ice Skating at Bryant Park
UD vs. JMU NCAA Playoffs Football Watch Party
UD vs Stony Brook Football Watch Party
Pasta Cooking Class
Conversations & Connections: Remaining Competitive in the Digital Age
Welcome to the Neighborhood at Raise NY
NYC Sunset Dinner Cruise
New York Red Bulls Soccer Game & Reception
NYC Blue Hens Paint Night
Hat Day at the Ballpark: Tampa Bay Rays @ New York Yankees
Climb the Cliffs with NYC Blue Hens
Joe Biden's American Promise Tour Meet & Greet
Conversations & Connections: From Main Street to Wall Street
Welcome to the Neighborhood
NYC Alumni Club Presents: Boston Red Sox @ New York Yankees
Blue Hen Beach Party
NYC Football Club vs. NY Red Bulls Major League Soccer game
Welcome Reception for UD President Assanis and Mrs. Assanis
An Evening of Conversations & Connections: Experiencing Entrepreneurship
Spring Happy Hour at Tribeca Tap House
Cycling at IMAXShift
Tour of Grand Central Station
The First Noel at The Apollo Theater
An Evening of Conversations & Connections: UD Women in the C-Suite
A Day at the Blue Hill at Stone Barn Agricultural Center
NYC Alumni Club Baseball Series Part 2: Cleveland Indians vs. New York Yankees
NYC Alumni Club Baseball Series Part 1: Colorado Rockies vs. New York Mets
Blue Hens at Brooklyn Winery
Superheroes in Gotham at the NY Historical Society
UD Men's Basketball v. Columbia University
UD Alumni Baseball Series: Somerset Patriots Baseball and BBQ
Detroit Tigers at New York Yankees
New York Botanical Garden: Special Exhibit, Private Tour & Reception
An Evening of Conversations & Connections (showcasing UD alumni in the fashion industry)
Guided Tour of New York Public Library Schwarzman Building
Bocce Ball and Happy Hour
"Our Lady of Kibeho" at the Signature Theatre
Tour of the NYC Fire Museum
Night Owl Bowling
Baltimore Orioles @ New York Yankees
Dare to Care: Union Square
FlyWheel Spin Night
Zog Kickball Team
An Evening of Conversations and Connections (showcasing alumni in social media)
Zog Dodgeball Team
Art & Blue Hens at the Int'l Center of Photography
Medieval Times Dinner & Show
Halloween River Cruise on the Hudson & East Rivers
UD Day of Service: Teach Recycling at Maker Faire
Tigers @ Mets Game & Reception
Long Island Ducks baseball game & picnic
Happy Hour at Beekman Beer Garden Beach Club
Happy Hour at Jackson's Restaurant in Commack
Conversations and Connections at JPMorgan Chase
Winter Social at Tribeca Tap House
UD Men's Basketball at the NIT Tournament
UD Day of Service at Washington Heights Harvest Mobile Market
Lecture, Reception & Exhibition at the Guggenheim Museum
Tailgate before UD Football vs. Hofstra
"Rediscover UD" with UD President Harker
Food and drinks at The University Club in Midtown


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