Philadelphia Alumni Club

Upcoming Events

Cradles to Crayons Volunteer Service Project

Saturday, March 9, 2019 | 10 a.m. –noon

Cradles to Crayons | 30 Clipper Road, Conshohocken, PA 19428

What’s the only thing better than being a Blue Hen? Being a Blue Hen who gives back to their community! Join the Philly flock for a morning of service by signing up for a volunteer shift with Cradles to Crayons in The Giving Factory Warehouse. Volunteers will work in the warehouse inspecting, sorting, and packaging donations to ultimately be distributed to children in and around Philadelphia.

Cost: Free

Note: Must be 18+. Registration deadline is Saturday, March 9, 2019. No walk-ups permitted.

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Family Day at the Franklin Institute

Saturday, April 27, 2019 | 9:30 a.m.–5 p.m.

Franklin Institute | 222 North 20th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19103

At the Franklin Institute, there’s so much to see and explore: from amazing exhibits, to live shows and much more. Starting this April the Franklin Institute is proud to present its newest exhibit, “Marvel: Universe of Heroes!” featuring 300 original artifacts, including some of Marvel’s most iconic costumes, props and original art. With rare objects spanning over 80 years of pop culture, it’s sure to be a hit with your whole family and fellow Blue Hens!

Don’t wait, tickets won’t last long!

Cost: $24 for adults, $18 for children ages 3–11. Pricing includes general admission into the museum, as well as vouchers for the cafeteria. $5 of every registration will support the Delaware Fund, directly benefiting students in need.

Note: Registration deadline is Sunday, April 21, 2019. No walk-ups allowed. Additional cost for parking, concessions, exclusive exhibits and IMAX Theatre.

Refund deadline is 4 p.m. on April 20.

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Getting There:

The Franklin Institute is located in Center City Philadelphia, at the intersection of 20th Street and the Benjamin Franklin Parkway. The museum's parking garage entrance is located behind the building at the intersection of 21st Street and Winter Street.

The GPS address for the parking garage is: 271 North 21st Street, Philadelphia, PA 19103

Please Note: The Franklin Institute’s parking garage has a limited number of spaces and usually reaches capacity. Please see other nearby parking options.


There are no additional events scheduled at this time; however we are busy planning more (see below for the list of our past events)!

If you have an idea for a great networking, social or sporting event or service project, please contact Sean Oakes.


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Get Involved

The UD Philadelphia Alumni Club averages 9-10 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, Megan Rudolphi, BE13
Vice President, Jonathan Klein, AS07
Special Events Co-Chair, Caitlin Rambo, BE11
Special Events Co-Chair, Jackie DiColo, AS10
Young Alumni Chair, Ryan McNamara, BE12
Communications Chair, Stephanie Goddard, AS13
Treasurer, Ryan Burns, BE09
Regional Giving Chair, Kristen Lauerman, AS06


Past Events Include:

Tampa Bay Lightning vs Philadelphia Flyers Hockey Game and Reception
Philadelphia 76ers Game and Blue Hen Reception
Delaware to the World: Philadelphia
Philadelphia and the American Revolution: A Signature Series Event at the Museum of the American Revolution
Philadelphia Union Soccer Match & Stadium Tour
Happy Hour at the PHS Pop Up Beer Garden
Philly Blue Hens Volunteer at Share Food Program
Philadelphia Blue Hens Baseball Game: Braves @ Phillies
The Dad Vail Regatta with Men's Crew Alumni and Friends
I Heart UD Giving Day Happy Hour
Workout at Bar Method Rittenhouse Square
Blue Hens Hockey Night: NJ Devils @ Philly Flyers
Ugly Sweater Holiday Happy Hour
Joe Biden's American Promise Tour Meet & Greet
Philadelphia Blue Hens Welcome to the Neighborhood
Arizona Diamondbacks @ Philadelphia Phillies
Columbus Blue Jackets vs. Philadelphia Flyers
Colorado Avalanche vs. Philadelphia Flyers
Virtual Networking: Healthcare Professionals in Greater Philadelphia
A Day at the Please Touch Museum
Reception and Behind the Scenes Tour at the Adventure Aquarium
Happy Hour & Canned Good Food Drive in Rittenhouse Square
Dallas Stars vs. Philadelphia Flyers Hockey Game & Reception
Philadelphia Union Soccer Game and Tailgate
Islanders vs. Flyers Ice Hockey Game
Philadelphia Orchestra Tour, Reception & Concert
Pacers vs. 76ers Basketball
“Battle of the Blue” at Philabundance
Soul Football Game
Toronto Blue Jays vs. Phillies Baseball Game & Pre-Game Reception
Philadelphia Dare to Care: Volunteer with Walk MS
NJ Devils vs. Philadelphia Flyers Hockey Game & Reception
Happy Hour at The Black Sheep
Happy Hour & Ice Skating
Philabundance Challenge of the Blue: UD vs. Villanova
Happy Hour at Kildare's Manayunk
Blue Hen Attorney Networking Event
Oktoberfest Happy Hour
UD Day of Service: Volunteer at PA Horticulture Society Fall Garden Festival
Happy Hour at Tietra Restaurant
Happy Hour and Games at Buffalo Billiards
Happy Hour & Quizzo at Cavanaugh's Rittenhouse
UD Day of Service at the Schuylkill Center for Environmental Education
UD Saturday Symposium: Picturing Poe, Brandywine River Museum
UD Alumni Day in Dewey Beach, DE
Happy Hour at Alfa American Tavern
Academy of the Fine Arts Private Tour & Reception
Flyers vs. Tampa Bay Game & Reception
UD Alumni at Ladder 15
UD vs. Drexel Men's Basketball Game & Gathering at New Deck Tavern
Yards Brewing Company Tour
College Day at AT&T National Golf Tournament


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