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The NAA sponsors hundreds of alumni events a year. Find one near you.

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Apr
23
2017

NU Alumni of Athens Spring BBQ

12:00 PM , 90 Πρατίνου, 116 34 Αθήνα, Ελληνικη Δημοκρατια

Greg Andrianis (BSC '04, MSC '05) volunteered again to host our spring BBQ on the roof-garden of his pied-a-terre. The apartment is located at Pratinou 90 - right behind the National Gallery - and the metro station 'Evangelismos' is a mere 5 minutes walk. The bell reads "RG" and you simply take the elevator straight to the 6th floor. Please RSVP by 'Megali Evdomada' to Costas Anastassiadis. Families and loved ones are welcome!
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Apr
24
2017

NU Club of Taiwan - Purple Monday Happy Hour

7:00 PM , No. 66號, Lane 290, Guangfu S Rd, Da’an District, Taipei City, Taiwan 106

 週一晚上七點下班來喝杯小酒讓藍色星期一變成紫色星期一吧! Let's make blue Monday a Purple Monday with drinks and chat with NU alumni in Taipei! Learn More

Apr
25
2017

Webinar: How to Live a Drama-Free Life

12:00 PM to 1:00 PM

Join the NAA this April for the Spring Cleaning Webinar Series to reorganize, rebuild, and recharge your personal and professional lives. In this webinar, learn how each of us unconsciously poisons our work, our relationships, and our happiness—by reaching for “false emotions” to react to everyday events. When you can recognize that you are in a false emotion, you're on the path to freedom.
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Apr
25
2017

NU-Kellogg Club of Greater Toronto - Spring Pub Night

6:00 PM to 8:30 PM, Duke of Devon

The NU-Kellogg Club of Toronto invites you to celebrate the arrival of spring in the company of your fellow alumni at the Duke of Devon at TD Centre in downtown Toronto.
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Apr
27
2017

Buenos Aires: Kellogg Alumni Panel in Government

7:30 PM , SUM departamento Juampi Rossi, en Belgrano

Que vamos a organizar la primera reunión del 2017, un Panel de Kellogg Alumni en el Gobierno, y luego tomar algo. La intención es hacer una reunión con contenido profesional y social, en un contexto informal. Learn More

Apr
28
2017

NU Club of Switzerland (Geneva Chapter) - Trends in the Cruise Industry

5:30 PM , Avenue Eugene-Pittard 40, 2016 Geneva

What does it take to entertain 5,000 guests in some of the world largest luxury hotel across the oceans? Come and join us and fellow Alumnus Andrea Gangale, Chief Product Officer at MSC Cruises - Head of Product development and Guest experience (Kellogg 2008) who will share with you the latest trends and innovations in hospitality and entertainment in the cruise industry and at MSC in particular, the world’s largest privately-owned cruise line. Learn More

May
02
2017

Webinar: The Saving Solution

12:00 PM to 1:00 PM, Online Webinar

This webinar will teach you how to save on your current income—without budgeting.
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May
02
2017

NU Day at Wrigley 2017

7:05 PM , Wrigley Field


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May
04
2017

2017 Rally with the 'Cats

6:30 PM

Come support Northwestern men’s and women’s tennis programs at the annual Rally with the ’Cats dinner and auction! Tickets are $50 per person or a table of 10 for $400.
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May
10
2017

Webinar: A How-To System that Books You Jobs

12:00 PM to 1:00 PM

Get unstuck and go big! No-nonsense, enthusiastic, and fun, Brian Patacca, the Founder of Actor Salon will teach his 5-second turnaround system which activates creative people from paralysis and resistance to productivity and accomplishment. He will also share an introduction to the comprehensive *7 Wonders* creative business plan which gives you the expert know-how to go beyond your current successes and get closer to the big dream.
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May
10
2017

Metamorphosis in an Age of Technology: Adapting your Organization to Win

5:30 PM to 8:00 PM, 7-Eleven Headquarters

The Northwestern Alumni Association and the Northwestern University Club of Dallas - Fort Worth present Metamorphosis in the Age of Techonology: Adapting Your Organization to Win, a panel discussion hosted by 7-Eleven President and CEO Joe DePinto '99 MBA. Learn More

May
11
2017

Webinar: How a New Science Explains the 21st Century Media Landscape

12:00 PM to 1:00 PM

Rich Gordon, Professor and Director of Digital Innovation, Medill School of Journalism
In this webinar, Prof. Rich Gordon will explain why today’s media environment can best be explained via the “new science of networks,” an emerging discipline in which Northwestern has taken a leading role. If you’re interested journalism, publishing, marketing or social media, this session will help you explain the present and think about the future.
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May
12
2017

Webinar: Communicating Across Difference

12:00 PM to 1:00 PM

This session presents a model of cultural competency, strategies for deepening cultural understanding, and proven approaches that leverage differences. You will learn how to create deeper understanding, establish trust and improve communication across differences.
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May
15
2017

NU Wrestling Golf Outgoing 2017

11:00 AM

Join Northwestern for the 2017 Wrestling Golf Outing! This event includes a shotgun start, lunch, drink tickets, cocktail hour, raffles, and dinner served hot off the grill. Please respond as soon as possible to reserve your spot or foursome.
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May
16
2017

The Role of the Media in Today’s World

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM, Minneapolis Club

The news media has historically measured its importance, and its relevancy to our democracy, on its ability to inform a fact-based national debate. However, the media failed to accurately portray the nationwide sentiment that decided the 2016 presidential election and to fully leverage direct-to-consumer channels, such as Twitter, frequently utilized by Donald Trump during both his candidacy and presidency. Professor Rachel Davis Mersey will discuss the role of the media, with particular attention to the implications of social and partisan media.
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May
17
2017

Financial Foundation: Benefits 2017

12:00 PM to 1:00 PM, Alumni Center

Learn about the many terms, acronyms, and details of selecting benefits to prepare you for life after college.
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May
18
2017

Financial Foundation: Budgeting 2017

12:00 PM to 1:00 PM, Alumni Center

Budgeting and crunching numbers can be overwhelming, come learn from an Northwestern alumna with tools you can use to help you figure it all out just in time.
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May
18
2017

Webinar: Future-Proofing Your Career

12:00 PM to 1:00 PM

Robert Jordan, CEO of InterimExecs, will share insights gained from years working with interim and project executives – CEO, CFO, COO, CMO, CIO - who work diligently to reinvent themselves and the companies they jump into. Learn Jordan’s tactics for future-proofing your career.
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May
20
2017

Dillo Day 2017 Alumni Wristbands

Wristbands will be required for entry to Dillo Day.

There are a limited number of wristbands available for alumni to purchase via this web page.


Alumni wristbands can be picked up on Dillo Day at the Norris Center, Ground Floor, from 10am to 3pm but must be pre-purchased via this page. 

Limit one per person.


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May
22
2017

Northwestern Panel and Networking Reception

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM, Robert H. Lurie Medical Research Center

The Northwestern Alumni Association (NAA) invites you to attend an alumni and student career industry program. Don’t miss this opportunity to network with Northwestern industry professionals and meet alumni and students in the Chicago area.
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May
23
2017

Webinar: Find Success While Navigating Change in Your Career

12:00 PM to 1:00 PM

This webinar will make the case that change is always occurring and to be successful you must constantly be managing it. You'll walk away with tools to manage the inevitable changes in your career in a way that will lead to your success and learn how to work with change to find success rather than sidetracking the progress you've already made.
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May
25
2017

Webinar: Beyond Paycheck to Paycheck

12:00 PM to 1:00 PM, Online Webinar

Get an introduction to retirement plan opportunities, understand key introductory investment concepts, learn how to get the right insurance and the right terms, and discover  how to get the most out of your employer benefits.
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May
30
2017

NU Club of Switzerland - Dine & Learn: Become a Corporate "Intrapraneur"

6:00 PM to 9:30 PM, Belvoirpark Restaurant (Seestrasse 125)

Join us for an exciting opportunity to understand the stages to become an entrepreneur or corporate “intrapreneur”.  We have invited two expert speakers, Sammy Rashed and Nathan Ott, who will discuss the capabilities and enablers required to drive innovation. Learn More

May
31
2017

Webinar: How to Navigate the Business Social Event

12:00 PM to 1:00 PM

In this session, you’ll brush up on your conversation and impromptu speaking skills, learn how to planahead to make the best use of your time, and conquer the basics of introduction etiquette, small talk, and follow-up. Learn More

Jun
28
2017

NU-Kellogg Club of Greater Toronto Annual Blue Jays Event

4:45 PM , Rogers Centre, 1 Blue Jays Way, Toronto, ON M5V 1J1

With the MLB season upon us, the NU-Kellogg Club of Toronto is pleased to announce that our annual baseball outing is set for June 28, 2017! Last year, our group was treated to a special pre-game visit from the two Northwestern alums on the Blue Jays, starting pitcher and 20-game winner J.A. Happ and relief pitcher Bo Schultz.  Learn More

Aug
28
2017

Portrait of Ireland

Journey across the captivating emerald Isle through Dublin, Belfast, Donegal and County Mayo. You’ll enjoy special excursions to Bend of the Boyne and Giant’s Causeway, both UNESCO World Heritage Sites as well as taking in the soul-stirring vistas this island has to offer. Delight in the history, delicious cuisine and warm hospitality during this unforgettable trip through Ireland and Northern Ireland. Learn More

Sep
06
2017

Sorrento

Discover a region of southern Italy renowned for its beauty and fascinating history on a journey to Campania. Settle in Sorrento and explore the spectacular Amalfi Coast, featuring visits to picturesque Positano and Amalfi. In Naples, explore the remains of Pompeii and Herculaneum and tour the impressive collection of the Archaeological Museum. Sample local delicacies and learn about life from residents in this breathtaking area of the world! Learn More

Sep
15
2017

Barcelona Immersion

Cosmopolitan, vibrant and enchanting, Barcelona is the jewel of Spain's Mediterranean coast. Through the years, Barcelona's creative citizens have pushed innovations in architecture, art, cuisine and more. Delve into many facets of Barcelona's history within its neighborhoods. Walk through the Barri Gothic, which will transport you to medieval Barcelona, and marvel at the whimsical genius of Gaudi in the Eixample district. Immerse yourself in Barcelona, and discover the allure of this unique and wonderful city. Learn More

Sep
20
2017

Exploring Australia & New Zealand

From $7,595 per person based on double occupancy
$8,684 with airfare from Los Angeles - call for pricing from other cities!
Operated by Odysseys Unlimited

Your journey begins in Cairns, gateway to Australia’s Far North. Board a boat for a day-long excursion to the Great Barrier Reef. Embark on an Aboriginal “dreamtime” tour and watch the sun set over the fabled sandstone monolith at Ayers Rock. Tour Sydney’s famous beaches, its harbor, and iconic Opera House, then fly to New Zealand and explore Mt. Cook National Park. Take a cruise through the breathtaking fjords of Milford Sound. In Rotorua experience a geothermal reserve and the Maori culture at a traditional hangi performance. Celebrate your journey’s end in Auckland. Learn More

Oct
02
2017

Rivieras and Islands of France, Italy, and Spain

From $4,595 per person based on double occupancy
Operated by Gohagan & Company


Cruise for seven nights from Rome to Barcelona aboard the exclusively chartered, Five-Star M.S. LE LYRIAL. This unique, comprehensive itinerary immerses you in the dynamic history, inimitable art and culture of the sun-drenched French and Italian rivieras and islands. Visit up to five UNESCO World Heritage sites, including Carcassonne’s medieval fortifications and the postcard cliffside villages of Italy’s Cinque Terre. Explore Corsica’s fortified town of Bonifacio and Sardinia’s dazzling Costa Smeralda. Visit either Florence or Pisa. Along the enchanting Côte d’Azur, enjoy specially arranged excursions in Monte Carlo, Marseilles and Nice. Rome Pre-Cruise and Barcelona Post-Cruise options are available. Learn More

Oct
05
2017

Classical India

From $3,695 per person based on double occupancy
$4,887 with air from Boston, New York or Washington DC - call for pricing from other cities! Operated by Odysseys Unlimited

Mystical and spiritual, India abounds with riches that invite personal exploration. Begin your 17-day small group tour exploring Old Delhi and New Delhi. Continue to Jaipur, the “pink city,” and enjoy dinner in a Rajasthan family’s home. Spend two nights at Ranthambore National Park where you search for elusive Bengal tigers on game drives. Travel to Agra to visit the sublime Taj Mahal and Agra Fort. Conclude your journey in the holy city of Varanasi, cruising along the Ganges and visiting nearby Sarnath, one of Buddhism’s holiest sites.  An optional 5-day/4-night post-tour extension to Nepal is available.
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Oct
09
2017

Trade Routes of Coastal Iberia

From $4,295 per person based on double occupancy
Operated by Gohagan & Company

This unique and exclusive nine-day itinerary and small ship voyage showcases the coastal jewels of the Iberian Peninsula between Barcelona, Spain, and Lisbon, Portugal. Cruise up Spain’s legendary Guadalquivir River, into the heart of beautiful Seville. Visit Portugal’s lesser-traveled Algarve region and the regal city of Granada, Spain. See the scenic Strait of Gibraltar and call on the enchanting Balearic Island of Palma de Mallorca. Admire the modernist architecture of Valencia. Visit three UNESCO World Heritage sites while cruising ancient Mediterranean and Atlantic trade routes aboard the exclusively chartered, Five-Star small ship M.S. LE LYRIAL. Barcelona Pre-Cruise and Lisbon Post-Cruise options are offered. Learn More

Oct
18
2017

Pearls of Southeast Asia ~ Hong Kong to Saigon

From $7,195 per person based on double occupancy
Operated by Gohagan & Company

This exclusive nine-night cruise from Hong Kong, “Crossroads of the East,” to vibrant Saigon (Ho Chi Minh City) aboard the Five-Star, small ship M.S. L’AUSTRAL showcases the fascinating treasures of Vietnam and four UNESCO World Heritage sites. Tour dynamic Hanoi, cruise majestic Ha Long Bay, visit the Forbidden Purple City in Hué and admire beautiful architecture in Hôi An. Special guest speaker Jim Laurie, former ABC and NBC News correspondent will join this departure to lecture. Round-trip economy-class air from Los Angeles is included.* Complimentary alcoholic and nonalcoholic beverages are served throughout the cruise. Hong Kong Pre-Cruise Option and Angkor Wat/Siem Reap Post-Program Option available. Learn More

Oct
24
2017

Tuscany ~ In a Tuscan Villa

From $2,895 per person based on double occupancy
Operated by AHI Travel

Bursting with charming villages, ancient olive groves, bountiful vineyards and remarkable natural beauty, Tuscany’s sun-warmed hills have attracted artists, writers and travelers for centuries. After settling in Cortona, delve into ancient Etruscan civilization on a village walking tour before indulging your senses during an excursion through the sun-dappled countryside and a local winery. Visit Montepulciano and discover its Renaissance palaces and unique churches. Travel to Siena and admire the Gaia Fountain, Mangia Tower and the sprawling Piazza del Campo. Marvel at the splendor of Florence’s urban masterpieces as you see the iconic Ponte Vecchio, the Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore and the 14th-century Piazza della Signoria. Broaden your insight of the region while visiting the Praetorian Palace and the Museum of the Etruscan Academy. Local guides and expert speakers provide fascinating insight during included excursions and lectures. Learn More

Oct
27
2017

Polar Bears of Churchill

From $4,995 per person based on double occupancy
Operated by Orbridge

Each fall as the pack ice begins to form, the polar bears gather. Come see this extraordinary spectacle of nature as the arctic tundra becomes home to these magnificent creatures, as curious about you as you are about them. Ride an Arctic Crawler to observe them up close—as close as you dare. Learn More

Nov
06
2017

Eastern and Oriental Express

From $5,995 per person based on double occupancy
Operated by AHI Travel

Southeast Asia’s alluring blend of cultures and traditions has attracted traders and travelers for centuries. Begin your exploration in bustling Bangkok and marvel at the Grand Palace, Temple of the Emerald Buddha and grand Reclining Buddha. Celebrate the golden age of travel with three nights aboard the opulent Eastern & Oriental Express as it rolls through the rice paddies of Thailand and Malaysia. From the River Kwai Bridge station, drift down the Kwai Yai River and learn about the Thailand-Burma railway. Explore the Malaysian town of Kuala Kangsar and see Singapore’s iconic Merlion Park and Civil District. Then admire Bali’s breathtaking scenery and meringue-hued beaches. Observe daily life at a traditional Balinese compound, enjoy lunch by a rice field and delight in the engaging and welcoming Balinese culture. Experts and local guides will bring your adventure to life with included excursions and fascinating talks. Learn More

Dec
04
2017

Holiday Markets

From $1,895 per person ~ no single supplement!
Operated by AHI Travel


The holiday season provides a wonderful opportunity to get away and relax on an unhurried cruise through the heart of Europe that showcases delightful holiday traditions. Enjoy the start of the festive season as towns along the Rhine prepare for the holidays and open their charming Christkindlmarkts. This program features fascinating excursions, first-class ship and hotel accommodations, and an extensive meal plan including wine with lunch and dinner. For solo travelers, there is no single supplement. Learn More