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

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

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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

Nov
23
2017

Northwestern-Kellogg Gourmet Thanksgiving Dinner in Paris

7:00 PM to 10:00 PM, L'Ardoise Restaurant - 28 Rue du Mont Thabor, 75001 Paris

Join us for an American Thanksgiving in Paris! Learn More

Nov
26
2017

Thanksgiving Brunch in Singapore

12:00 PM , Spottiswoode Suites Condominium, 5th Floor

One of our most popular brunch is back. From turkey roast to pudding to pumpkin pies. Enjoy your favorite food with friends and families.  Learn More

Nov
29
2017

Fall 2017 Early Graduate Celebration

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM, Guild Lounge

Fall 2017 Early Graduation Celebration Learn More

Nov
29
2017

A Night with Northwestern at the Theater: The Minutes

7:30 PM

Steppenwolf’s production of The Minutes will premiere at Steppenwolf and then move directly to Broadway in Spring 2018. The Minutes will mark the fifth collaboration between Shapiro and Letts; and the seventh play by Letts that will premiere at Steppenwolf.
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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

Dec
06
2017

Webinar: Comparing Traditional Management to Agile Leadership

12:00 PM to 1:00 PM

Jay Stanton Goldstein '03 MBA will present an overview of his "Five Shifts from Traditional Management to Agile Leadership" course which looks at both types of organizations as whole systems with interlocking values and activities so to better be able to make the transformation to Agile.
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Dec
08
2017

Alumni reception in Zürich

6:00 PM to 7:30 PM, Club zum Rennweg

Join your fellow alumni and Northwestern University leaders in Zürich for an evening reception and discussion about the University's strategic plans and growing prominence around the globe. Learn More

Dec
11
2017

Storytelling Workshop in Singapore with Esther Choy (KSM '09)

6:30 PM , Google, Mapletree Business City

People forget facts, but they never forget a good story. What’s your story? How will you tell it? And who will listen? Learn More

Dec
12
2017

Webinar: Think On Your Feet

12:00 PM to 1:00 PM

Whether you’re speaking to your company’s board of directors, attending networking events, or presenting at your company’s annual event, Julie Ostrow will teach you the art of improvisation and how to apply the rules of improv into your presentations.
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Dec
13
2017

Webinar: Career Blind Spots You Never Knew Existed

11:00 AM to 12:00 PM

Are you being overlooked for promotions or projects? Or, are you looking to maintain your competitive advantage in your career? If so, identifying your blind spots (or ick) and how they are impacting your growth can help you achieve your goals with more ease and grace. Join Dr. Jinnie Cristerna as she guides you through the five types of career ick, how to identify at least one ick, and how to go from ick to top pick!
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Dec
13
2017

US and EU Alumni Pre-New Year's Celebration in Istanbul

6:30 PM , Soho House-Istanbul

Join US and EU alumni in Istanbul and celebrate the New Year. Learn More

Dec
16
2017

Ivy Ball + Northwestern in Taipei

6:00 PM , Taipei Marriott: 地點:台北市中山區樂群二路199號 萬豪酒店 5F 萬豪廳

We are proud to announce that Northwestern University alumni have been invited to join the annual Ivy Ball in Taipei. Space is VERY limited. Learn More

Jan
10
2018

The Galapagos Islands

Feel the thrill of encountering the flora and fauna that famously inspired Darwin—and in his footsteps, generations of nature lovers. Undiscovered by Europeans until the 16th century, the Galapagos Islands hold a central position in modern scientific and evolutionary history. In a place where human presence is relatively minimal, take the opportunity to observe and photograph these remarkable species up close—either sitting quietly to watch blue-footed boobies or snorkeling with inquisitive and playful sea lions. Learn More

Jan
22
2018

Cuba by Land and Sea

Be among the privileged few to experience Cuba during this unprecedented people-to-people opportunity including three nights in Havana and six nights aboard the small sailing ship M.Y. LE PONANT. See Old Havana, Cienfuegos, Trinidad and the Viñales Valley. Interact with local experts and immerse in Cuba’s history, culture and daily life. Learn More

Jan
22
2018

Egypt and the Eternal Nile

Accompanied by an expert Egyptian guide, your singular 15-day small group journey begins in vibrant Cairo, revealing antiquity’s treasures with a three-night Lake Nasser cruise and a classic four-night Nile cruise from Aswan to Luxor, before you encounter Old Cairo. Discover “rose-red” Petra on an optional 5-day/4-night post-tour Jordan extension. Learn More

Jan
25
2018

SAVE THE DATE: Northwestern Connects 2018

The Northwestern Alumni Association (NAA) invites you to join fellow alumni for an opportunity to expand your Northwestern network. Learn More

Feb
01
2018

Webinar: How Brilliant Careers are Made and Unmade

12:00 PM to 1:00 PM

THE RIGHT (AND WRONG) STUFF: How Brilliant Careers are Made – and Unmade is an original look at why some people make it big while others, equally experienced, talented, and credentialed, fall by the wayside – all based on Carter’s personal experiences, fly-on-the-wall observations, and investigation into the topic of career derailment and what high performers do differently than the rest.
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Feb
03
2018

Israel

Join us for eight nights in Israel, an inspiring nation showcasing rich history and spiritual milestones. Enjoy stays in Tel Aviv, Tiberias, and Jerusalem and, during included excursions, discover Roman ruins, an archaic fort and the House of Peter. Taste crisp falafels, see the Dead Sea, sail the Sea of Galilee, and more during this small-group experience. Learn More

Feb
09
2018

Panama Canal and Costa Rica

A spectacular nine-day journey from the Costa Rican rain-forest through the mighty locks of the Panama Canal. Aboard the exclusively chartered, Five-Star, all-Suite M.V. STAR BREEZE, experience a daylight passage through the canal and call at remote island paradises. Explore Costa Rica’s terrestrial wonders and tour Panama City. Pre- and Post-Program Options offered. Learn More

Feb
14
2018

Tanzania Migration Safari

The annual movement of wildebeest and other grazing herbivores across the Serengeti Plains is one of the greatest spectacles of the natural world. This trip is a once-in-a-lifetime journey, encompassing incredible wildlife excursions to world-famous national parks and reserves: Arusha National Park, Tarangire National Park, Ngorongoro Crater, Oldupai Gorge and the acacia-dotted savannas of Serengeti National Park. Accompanied by expert Orbridge naturalists, venture with a small group of travelers into the vast and varied terrain of East Africa. Learn More

Feb
16
2018

Australia

Journey to Australia for ten nights with stays in Sydney, Hunter Valley, Adelaide and Melbourne. Discover the cosmopolitan cities, fertile wine country, gourmet dining and native wildlife that form Australia’s fascinating culture and heritage. Along the way, seek koalas and kangaroos, taste local cuisines, and explore beaches, gardens and trendy city lanes during this small-group program. Learn More

Feb
20
2018

Southern Africa

Discover the remarkable beauty and vibrant culture of South Africa and Zimbabwe as you explore modern cities, track wildlife on safari and explore the natural wonder of Victoria Falls on the Zambezi River. Talks by local experts, excursions with expert guides and safari game drives combine to make this the travel experience of a lifetime. Learn More

Dec
04
2018

Holiday Markets

Delight in Germany’s merry Christkindlmarkts on a seven-night, first-class cruise along the Rhine and Main Rivers. See Cologne’s cathedral, sail the Rhine Gorge, and admire medieval Miltenberg and Rothenburg. Visit Koblenz, Würzburg, Bamberg and Nuremberg. Enjoy a choice of excursions in several ports, lectures, and ample meals. For solo travelers, the single supplement is waived. Learn More

No Single Supplement!