Events

Jul
27
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM (ET)
Featuring Professor David Wallace

Join Professor David Wallace as he discusses the Italian Lake District. Professor Wallace will be the faculty lecturer on the Penn Alumni Travel trip, Italian Lakes, August 30 – September 7, 2016. Following the short lecture, we will host an interactive travel Q&A session.

Aug
24
12:00 PM to 1:00 PM

Featuring Professor Fred Dickinson
12:00 - 1:00 PM (ET)

Join Professor Fred Dickinson, as he discusses the history and culture of Japan. Professor Dickinson will be the lecturer on the Penn Alumni Travel trip, Insider's Japan, September 19 - October 1, 2016. Following the short lecture, we will host an interactive travel Q&A session.

Aug
30
Penn Alumni Travel: Italian Lake District

Featuring Professor David Wallace

Discover the unique character of Italy's turquoise lakes while you explore the charming towns, majestic Renaissance villas, and lush gardens that adorn their shores.  Learn More »

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Jul
26
Jul
27

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM (ET)
Featuring Professor David Wallace

Join Professor David Wallace as he discusses the Italian Lake District. Professor Wallace will be the faculty lecturer on the Penn Alumni Travel trip, Italian Lakes, August 30 – September 7, 2016. Following the short lecture, we will host an interactive travel Q&A session.

Aug
03

Join the Penn Club of Louisville for Kentucky to the World's Speaker Series on Wednesday, August 3 at the Henry Clay Building, Fourth Floor (604 S. 3rd Street, Louisville, KY 40202). This event will feature the first live-audience recording of "Breaking the Mold", an ongoing podcast created by Louisville native, Evan Roth, C'92, W'92. In this special event, Daniel Roth will guest co-host the podcast with his brother Evan, interviewing U of L - NBA basketball legend Junior Bridgeman. For more information on the speakers and to purchase tickets, visit the Kentucky to the World's website. You must purchase tickets in advance!

If you are planning on attending, please let club President, Amy Lapinski, C'91 know.  

Aug
08
The Penn Club of Philadelphia has a robust annual calendar of Social Impact events. If you are interested in getting involved with the club and making an impact on your community, please join the Social Impact Committee for an open meeting.
Aug
11
The Penn Club of Alabama invites alumni and guests to welcome the Class of 2020 to the Penn family at our New Student Send-Off on Thursday, August 11 at 6:00 p.m. Join us at the home of Katrina and Jeff Logan, PAR'19 in Mountain Brook. Join fellow alumni, the Class of 2020, and returning students for hors d'oeuvres and the opportunity to connect with local Quakers. Please e-mail Marta Self, WG'03 to RSVP.
Aug
14
The Penn Club of Utah invites the Class of 2020, returning students, and all alumni to come together for our Student Send-Off on Sunday, August 15 at 5:00 p.m. at the home of Lisa Dang and Paul Zane Pilzer, WG'76. Join us for light hors d'oeuvres and the opportunity to connect with fellow Utah Quakers. Click here for more information and to RSVP. 
Aug
23
Calling all Regional Clubs leaders! Join us for our August Quarterly Call, Understanding Your Constituents on Tuesday, August 23 at 9am EST, 12pm or 7pm EST. Click here for more information and to RSVP.
Aug
24

Featuring Professor Fred Dickinson
12:00 - 1:00 PM (ET)

Join Professor Fred Dickinson, as he discusses the history and culture of Japan. Professor Dickinson will be the lecturer on the Penn Alumni Travel trip, Insider's Japan, September 19 - October 1, 2016. Following the short lecture, we will host an interactive travel Q&A session.

Aug
30
Penn Alumni Travel: Italian Lake District

Featuring Professor David Wallace

Discover the unique character of Italy's turquoise lakes while you explore the charming towns, majestic Renaissance villas, and lush gardens that adorn their shores.  Learn More »

Sep
09
Sep
13
Penn Alumni Travel: Voyage of Ancient Empires

Featuring Professor Emily Wilson

Start your voyage with the exceptional archaeological site of Pompeii, drive along the Amalfi Coast, cruise past the volcanic island of Stromboli, enjoy walking tours of the ancient town of Taormina, visit Siracusa and Agrigento, and end your tour in the city of Valletta, Malta. Learn More »

Sep
19
Penn Alumni Travel: Insider's Japan

Featuring Professor Fred Dickinson

Our 13-day journey begins in Tokyo touring the Shinto Meiji Shrine and historic Imperial Palace, visit Mt. Fuji-Hakone-Izu National Park and view the imposing Mt. Fuji. Spend the night in Suwa at a ryokan, then travel to lovely Takayama and explore this historic town’s ancient streets and houses. Learn More »

Sep
24
Penn Alumni Travel: Southwest National Parks

Featuring Professor Jonathan Moreno

On a 10-day journey visit the natural wonders of the Southwest.  Joined by an expert expedition leader and in the comfort of a private motor coach, there is no better way to visit our national parks.  Learn More »

Oct
02

WXPN 5K for Musicians On Call

Sunday, October  2, 2016
8:00am @ Penn Park
 

Oct
15
Philly Fights Cancer - Round 2!
Oct
15
Oct
16
Oct
30
Penn Alumni Travel: Africa's Wildlife

Featuring Professor Peter Dodson

Explore a world primeval on this 14-day singular safari through some of Southern Africa’s great wildlife sanctuaries. Learn More »

Nov
05
Join the Penn Club of Philadelphia for a private distillery tour and vodka tasting at Federal Distilling, a manufacturing company in Philadelphia that produces and distributes their own blend of alcohol known as Stateside Vodka.
Nov
21
Penn Alumni Travel: Journey through Vietnam

Featuring Professor Justin McDaniel

Discover Vietnam’s breathtaking natural beauty, abiding tradition, and profoundly hospitable people on this unique journey.  Learn More »

Nov
27
Penn Alumni Travel: Journey to Antarctica

Featuring Professor Paul Sniegowski

Remote. Untrammeled. Spectacular. Antarctica is one of the most exhilarating adventures on Earth. Its vastness is both humbling and uplifting, as is the ice in all its myriad forms. Learn More »

Jan
27
Penn Alumni Travel: Passsage through the Panama Canal & Costa Rica

Featuring Professor Phillip M. Nichols

Join this spectacular journey from the Costa Rican rainforest through the mighty locks of the Panama Canal.   Learn More »

Jan
30
Penn Alumni Travel: Egypt & The Eternal Nile

Featuring Professor Roger Allen

Accompanied by an expert Egyptian guide, travel from vibrant Cairo and the Great Pyramids to Abu Simbel and the Upper Nile for a cruise on Lake Nasser, then take a voyage along the lower Nile from Aswan to Luxor.  Learn More »

Feb
17
Penn Alumni Travel: Australia & New Zealand

Featuring Professor Julie Davis

Tour the Land Down Under as we travel from Australia's Great Barrier Reef and the storied Outback to Sydney; from New Zealand's Christchurch towering over Mt. Cook, and breathtaking Milford Sound to Queenstown and Auckland. Learn More »

Feb
18
Penn Alumni Travel: Explore Cuba

Featuring Professor Kenneth L. Shropshire

Stroll the main squares of Old Havana, visit historical cities, and enjoy the warm hospitality of this captivating Caribbean nation.  Learn More »

Mar
11
Penn Alumni Travel: Patagonian Frontiers

Featuring Professor Peter Dodson

Enjoy the rare privilege of face-to-face encounters with two of the world's last great frontiers: Southern Patagonia and Torres del Paine.  Learn More »

Apr
01
Experience Penn at the New Bolton Center
Apr
26
Penn Alumni Travel: Waterways of Holland & Belgium

Featuring Professor André Dombrowski

Come celebrate the beauty of Holland and Belgium in springtime, when Holland's breathtaking tulip fields are in bloom.  Learn More »

May
08
Penn Alumni Travel: Cruising the Adriatic

Featuring Professor C. Brian Rose

Cruise from Athens through the Corinth Canal and along the stunning Dalmatian Coast to Venice, exploring the influence of the Roman, Greek, Byzantine, Venetian, and Slavic civilizations.  Learn More »

May
16
Penn Alumni Travel: Celtic Lands

Featuring Professor Jonathan Moreno

Cruise from Scotland to Wales, Ireland, and France.  Walk the hallowed beaches of Normandy with Dwight David Eisenhower II, and meet Lord Charles Spencer-Churchill.  Join us for this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity.  Learn More »

Jun
08
Penn Alumni Travel: Cruising the Baltic Sea

Featuring Professor Phillip M. Nichols

Experience the cultural rebirth of the Baltic States, the magnificent imperial riches of St. Petersburg and the luminous "White Nights of Summer."  Learn More »