Aug
27
Featuring Professor C. Brian Rose
12:00pm - 1:00pm EDT


Join C. Brian Rose, James B. Pritchard Professor of Archaeology and Curator-in-Charge of the Mediterranean Section, University Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology, as he gives a short lecture on the history and culture of Turkey. Professor Rose was Head of Post-Bronze Age excavations at Troy, and English language editor of Studia Troica. He has authored or edited four books on the archaeology of Troy and Gordion, and another on dynastic commemoration in the early Roman Empire. This fall, he will be hosting Penn Alumni Travel’s October 2014 tour to Turkey. We welcome all passengers of this trip and anyone interested in Turkey travel to join us for this webinar. A brief question and answer session will follow with Professor Rose and representatives from our tour operator.

[Please note that Professor Rose’s Turkey tour is sold out; however, Penn Alumni Travel will be announcing our 2015 tours by May 1, 2014. Click here for more details.]
Aug
30
Penn Club of DC:  Free Play at Kennedy Center

Join the Penn Club for an exclusive invitation to a free play, From Prison to Stage. The Prisons Foundation is a nonprofit organization founded by ex-prisoners. It reaches out to imprisoned artists, playwrights, and authors.  Plays selected from material submitted by prison inmates across the country.  Afterwards there will be an opportunity to meet the director, dramaturge and cast.
Sep
03
Penn Alumni Club of Western Pennsylvania: Monthly Luncheon
We meet on the First Thursday of every month at 12 noon at the Allegheny HYP Club (www.alleghenyhypclub.com) at 619 William Penn Place in downtown Pittsburgh, in the 3rd Floor Boardroom. If you would like to join our listserve and get our monthly Penn Newsletter and Event notices, please follow the Penn Alumni listserve instructions further below.
Aug
27
Featuring Professor C. Brian Rose
12:00pm - 1:00pm EDT


Join C. Brian Rose, James B. Pritchard Professor of Archaeology and Curator-in-Charge of the Mediterranean Section, University Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology, as he gives a short lecture on the history and culture of Turkey. Professor Rose was Head of Post-Bronze Age excavations at Troy, and English language editor of Studia Troica. He has authored or edited four books on the archaeology of Troy and Gordion, and another on dynastic commemoration in the early Roman Empire. This fall, he will be hosting Penn Alumni Travel’s October 2014 tour to Turkey. We welcome all passengers of this trip and anyone interested in Turkey travel to join us for this webinar. A brief question and answer session will follow with Professor Rose and representatives from our tour operator.

[Please note that Professor Rose’s Turkey tour is sold out; however, Penn Alumni Travel will be announcing our 2015 tours by May 1, 2014. Click here for more details.]
Aug
30

Join the Penn Club for an exclusive invitation to a free play, From Prison to Stage. The Prisons Foundation is a nonprofit organization founded by ex-prisoners. It reaches out to imprisoned artists, playwrights, and authors.  Plays selected from material submitted by prison inmates across the country.  Afterwards there will be an opportunity to meet the director, dramaturge and cast.
Sep
03
Penn Alumni Club of Western Pennsylvania: Monthly Luncheon
We meet on the First Thursday of every month at 12 noon at the Allegheny HYP Club (www.alleghenyhypclub.com) at 619 William Penn Place in downtown Pittsburgh, in the 3rd Floor Boardroom. If you would like to join our listserve and get our monthly Penn Newsletter and Event notices, please follow the Penn Alumni listserve instructions further below.
Sep
04
As the Class of 2018 starts their first semester at Penn, help us roll out the welcome mat for the newest alumni and join us for the D.C. First September Event! Each year, Penn Alumni clubs all around the world welcome the most recent graduating class to their town with a "First September" event. In D.C., we also like to welcome alumni who recently relocated to the area. #Penn1stSep What is more apropos than Happy Hour @TapHouseDC?
Sep
05
Penn Alumni Travel: Galapagos Islands
Featuring Professor Michael Weisberg

Learn more about this trip

See Galápagos as Darwin did—aboard an expedition ship equipped to give you the most engaging experience possible. Voyage from island to island to make fresh discoveries daily with a team of naturalists and a National Geographic photographer!
Sep
06


Volunteer at Cradles to Crayons

Join us for a family-friendly event!
Sep
07


Penn Club of Chicago Board Meeting - Join Us and Help Plan/Lead

Want to be involved with the Penn Club of Chicago? Interested in learning more about what we do, planning an event, or helping out? Just want to meet some other Penn alums?
Sep
08
Open Social Impact Committee Meeting

Anyone interested is invited to join the committee and see what it is all about!
Sep
09
Join us for an evening with UPenn Alumna Nancy Cordes, the Congressional Correspondent for CBS. She will give a brief talk and then there will be time for Q&A followed by a tour of the CBS studios. Maybe some amazing news story will break during our visit!
Sep
09


Penn Alumni Club of Philadelphia Board Open House


Join us for a meet and greet over wine and Insomnia Cookies!

Anyone interested in meeting the Penn Alumni Club of Philadelphia board members is invited to join us for wine and Insomnia Cookies to mingle, provide feedback, and share ideas!
Sep
10
PennPAC Philly Information Session

Greetings local Penn Alumni! If you are looking to get more involved in the Philadelphia community and connect with fellow Penn Alum, join PennPAC, Penn’s Probono Alumni Consulting team.
Sep
13
Please join us at our Wine Tasting event to Welcome the Penn Class of 2014 to the Bay area. Our annual First September celebration will be held at DogPatch Wine Works, San Francisco's newest winery. Come tour, taste, and toast to our newest alumni!
Sep
16
Penn Alumni and The Penn Club of Baltimore invite you to an an evening with John H. Zeller, Vice President of Development and Alumni Relations and Hoopes Wampler, Assistant Vice President of Alumni Relations.
Sep
16


First September Quizzo with Penn Alums at Mad River!

Join us for our annual September event to welcome new Alums to Chicago!
Sep
17
Penn Club of Westchester and Rockland Counties
Wednesday, Septmeber 17, 2014
Growlers Beer Bistro

Sep
19


Join Penn's Class of 2018 in the 2014-15 Penn Reading Project

One Book, One University! Register to Reserve Your Copy Free for Penn Club of Chicago members, $10 for non members
Sep
20
PennCares Community Service: San Francisco Food Bank

Please join us and volunteer at the San Francisco Food Bank to help a very worthy cause!

Year-round volunteer support is essential to the mission of the food bank to help end hunger. The volunteer community assists with sorting through food donations, re-packaging bulk items into more useful portions, assembling grocery boxes along with many other tasks in the warehouse. During the project shift, you will help to get food ready to be delivered to 450+ non-profit programs throughout the Bay Area.
Sep
24


Dinner Lecture Series at Russet

Join the Penn Alumni Club for a delicious meal at Russet Restaurant and interesting conversation with Amy Hillier, professor in Penn’s School of Design and the School of Social Policy & Practice.
Sep
30
Penn Alumni Travel: Legendary Turkey
Featuring Professor C. Brian Rose 

Learn more about this trip

Begin your journey in Istanbul, Turkey's cultural and spiritual heart. Then, travel south to the sacred World War I battlefield of Gallipoli. Ferry across the Dardanelles to Troy and explore the wealth of Greco-Roman ruins at ancient Pergamum. Spend a full day at Ephsesus then board a privately chartered gulet yacht and cruise the exquisite Turquoise Coast. End your journey in the seaside resort Antalya.
Oct
01
Featuring Jerry Sorkin, CGS'82, G'84 and founder of TunisUSA
12p.m. EDT

Join Jerry Sorkin, Penn alumnus and founder of TunisUSA, for an informative and interactive discussion about the history, culture, and current conditions of the North African country Tunisia. Sorkin is a Middle East and North African specialist with degrees in Middle East studies and international business
Oct
03
Penn Alumni Travel and Penn Regional Clubs Istanbul Lecture and Reception
Lecture and reception featuring Professor C. Brian Rose

Penn Alumni Travel and the Penn Alumni Regional Club Program invite local Istanbul alumni to a lecture with Professor C. Brian Rose, the James B. Pritchard Professor of Mediterranean Archaeology.

Click here for more information.
Oct
05
Participate in this one day 5k run and celebration on Penn Campus to help support the healing power of music!

Oct
06

Penn Alumni Coursera with Professor Stephanie McCurry
History of the Slave South
October 6, 2014 -
Oct
06
Bay Area Discussion Groups The Slave South with Professor McCurry

Join alumni online this fall to explore the History of the Slave South with Penn Professor Stephanie McCurry through Cousera - Participate in live Discussion Groups in the Bay Area
Oct
06


Dinner Lecture Series at Vedge

Join us for a Lecture Series Dinner at Vedge, one of the top vegetarian restaurants in the country, and learn about Massive Online Open Courses (MOOCs) and Penn Coursera from Penn's Dr. Laura Perna.
Oct
07
Education Reform in New Orleans Panel Discussion
Oct
07
Cities and Waterfront Development: An Exclusive Look at Toronto’s Innovative Model
Oct
08
Penn Alumni Travel: Provincial French Countryside
Featuring Lynn Marsden-Atlass, Director of the Arthur Ross Gallery and University Curator of the University of Pennsylvania Art Collection

Learn more about this trip

Experience the essence of France through its rich culture, beautiful countryside, and stirring history. Begin in Toulouse and travel to Carcassonne, the Loire Valley, and Normandy. Conclude your journey in Paris with a walking tour and visit to the Louvre.
Oct
10
Penn Alumni Travel: Flavors of Tuscany
Featuring Professor Michael Gamer

Learn more about this trip

What could be a better way to discover the heart of Tuscany than tasting, learning, and engaging with inspired Italian chefs and proud producers of its finest ingredients? Explore bountiful markets, menus with flavors you will never forget, and your own knack for creating tantalizing Tuscan dishes while visiting a wealth of historical and cultural treasures.
Oct
18
Join us for a fun and informative day to see what lies ahead for the Penn Vet Class of 2018!! 
Pre-event Happy Hour included on Friday, October 17!
* Registration open to families and friends of Penn Vet first year students only.
Oct
20
Penn Alumni Travel Paris Cocktail Reception
Sponsored by Penn Alumni Travel and the Penn Regional Clubs

Hotel Chateau Frontenac – Le 47 Bar
54 rue Pierre Charron
Paris, France
RSVP here.
Oct
26


Penn Club of Chicago Board Meeting - Join Us and Help Plan/Lead

Want to be involved with the Penn Club of Chicago? Interested in learning more about what we do, planning an event, or helping out? Just want to meet some other Penn alums?
Oct
30
Save the Date: Treasures presented by the Women's Committee
Oct
31
Various Campus Locations
Nov
01
Join PennDesign for a screening of The Phantom Tollbooth: Beyond Expectations with author Norton Juster, AR'53.
Nov
06


King Lear at Chicago Shakespeare Theater with Penn Shakespearean Scholar Zachary Lesser

Exclusive Lecture and Dinner Before the Show for Penn Alumni

Join the Chicago Penn Alumni Club for a lecture by Penn Shakespearean Scholar Zachary Lesser and then see a performance of Chicago Shakespeare Theatre’s new production of King Lear.