BIG TEN CLUB
The Underground, Hermosa Beach
Celebrate the Holidays with Big Ten friends!
December 31, 2011, 8am-11:30am
Arroyo Seco Golf Course, Pasadena
Grab some friends and hit the links with Big Ten Alumni
December 31st, 12pm
Pasadena Convention Center
300 East Green Street Pasadena, CA
The Tournament of Roses has invited members of the Big Ten Club of Southern California to attend the Hall of Fame Induction Luncheon Ceremony on Saturday, December 31 at 12 Noon at the Pasadena Convention Center. Last year, we had four members attend and this year we’d like to have an entire table of Club members. More information (i.e., the names of the honorees, pricing, etc.) will be announced in the December e-newsletter. If interested in attending, please contact Jim Jacobs by December 15 at 626.334.5676 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
February 25th, 5pm (new time)
1111 South Figueroa Street Los Angeles, CA
Hosted by the Big Ten Club and Northwestern Club of Los Angeles, join us for some exciting NHL Hockey and special bonuses for our group!
KINGS vs Blackhawks, Feb 25
April 21st, 8:45am – 12pm
LA Regional Foodbank
1734 East 41st Street Vernon, CA
The Big Ten Club of Southern California, along with the Northwestern, Michigan State and Wisconsin alumni clubs, will all co-sponsor the annual service project at the Los Angeles Regional Foodbank on Saturday, April 21, from 8:45 a.m.-12 Noon. For now, just save the date – further information will follow – and make plans to join us for what has become a terrific annual event. An optional lunch will follow at a local Mexican restaurant. Questions? Please contact Jim Jacobs at email@example.com or626.334.5676.
Big Ten Club Contact Cards - Now Available
Big Ten Club Members -- We printed brand new Club business cards for our members to have and pass out to interested parties and prospective members. We also established a permanent BTC mailing address and phone number for contacts. Besides welcoming our newest Nebraska members, these cards are excellent for chance meetings and to get people interested in the Big Ten Club. Send an email with your mailing address to firstname.lastname@example.org and we'll send you some....help us spread the good word about the Big Ten Club!!!!
Big Ten Club Website – Help Wanted
Our Webmaster Steven Green will be President next year, and he'll have plenty to do for the Club. We are thinking of redoing the website and asking for a volunteer who can add content regularly and keep it updated. This is a very important part of our updated Communication plan, and help here would be very useful and greatly appreciated. The ideal person would have web design experience, a little graphic art knowledge and 3-4 hours a month available to help the Club. Please contact Alan Freeman, Communications Committee Chair at afreeman@bestOCevents.com or cell (714) 390-5190 if you would like to help in this important position.
BIG TEN ALUMNI EVENTS & INFO
UNIVERSITY OF CHICAGO
Sep 30 thru Nov 20
Secret Rose Theatre
NoHo Arts District
11246 Magnolia Blvd. North Hollywood, CA 91601
$10 for Big Ten alums and friends ($20 normally)
Synopsis: "Don't Hug Me, I'm Pregnant" is the fourth in the Don't Hug Me series of musicals. The previous three Don't Hug Me musicals are published by Samuel French and have played in over 100 cities around the U.S. and Canada.
The story takes place in Bunyan Bay, Minnesota, in a little bar called
"The Bunyan," owned by Clara and Gunner Johnson. Clara is 8 1/2
months pregnant with their first child, and today she's looking forward to her
baby shower, getting lots of presents, and taking a break from her raging
A Night on the Giant
The product of more than a century of astronomical research and telescope building, the Giant Magellan Telescope promises to revolutionize our view and understanding of the universe. Participate in an afternoon of discussions with astronomers from UChicago, Harvard, and Carnegie on the big questions the GMT is designed to answer. Is there life on other planets? How did the first galaxies form? What are dark matter and dark energy? What is the fate of the universe?
symposium and light refreshments.
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS (OC)
UNIVERSITY OF IOWA
GAME WATCH LOCATIONS
Santa Monica: 1351 3rd St. Promenade, Santa Monica, CA - This is the original location for the LA Iowa Club which will continue to show EVERY game and include the 50% off discount to any Iowa fan who wears something with Iowa on it!
West Hollywood: 8447 Santa Monica Blvd. West Hollywood, CA - This location will be showing EVERY Iowa game just like the Santa Monica branch and it WILL include the 50% off deal to all Iowa fans as well! For those of you who live in the West Hollywood/Hollywood area, it will be a quicker drive/cab with all the same deals as coming to Santa Monica.
* West Hollywood Gamewatch location host: JJ Banicki. He will be there to answer any questions you may have and keep the Hawkeyes spirit high! In fact, JJ back in college at Iowa was our beloved mascot, Herky!
Pasadena: 99 E Colorado Blvd. Pasadena, CA - This location will be showing EVERY Iowa game just like the Santa Monica branch and it WILL include the 50% off deal to all Iowa fans as well! For those of you who live in the Pasadena area etc., it will be a quicker drive/cab with all the same deals as coming to Santa Monica.
* Pasadena Gamewatch location hosts: Brooke & Kristy Sexton & Patrick Carberry. They will be there to answer any questions you may have and keep the Hawkeye spirit high!
Burbank: 250 N. 1st St. Burbank, CA - This is the NEW location for 2011 and will be showing EVERY Iowa game just like the other 3 branches. It will also include the 50% off deal to all Iowa fans as well! For those of you who live in the Burbank, Valley area etc., it will be a quicker drive/cab with all the same deals as coming to Santa Monica.* Burbank Gamewatch location host: Stephanie Sorensen. She will be there to help answer any questions you may have and keep the Hawkeye spirit high!
Facebook: Indiana Alumni in Southern California
We are happy to announce that Paul Davidovac is taking over as President of the Indiana University Alumni Association of Los Angeles. We look forward to an exciting Presidency from Paul. He can be reached at email@example.com.
Angeles has a “new/old” Hollywood game watch location; our Old El Guapo is now
the New Parlor on Melrose:
UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN
Orange County http://umaoc.umclubs.com/
UM Orange County
GAME WATCH LOCATION (Hollywood Location)
LA Kings vs. Detroit Red Wings
Join fellow Spartans in a private suite at STAPLES Center to watch the Detroit Red Wings take on the LA Kings and tickets are only $130 per person. The Suite Ticket will include catering and a cash bar.
Autographed Merchandise Raffle and a Special Guest Visit!
spots available Reserve by Friday the 11th of November
Central & Coastal Orange County - Rudy's Pub & Grill, 3110 Newport Blvd, Newport Beach
South Orange County - Players Sports Grill, 24401 Ridge Route Dr. #B105, Laguna Hills
North Orange County/Long Beach- Buster's Beach House, 168 N. Marina Dr., Long Beach
UNIVERSITY OF MINNESOTA
Not yet a UMAA member? You can also join or renew your membership in the University of Minnesota Alumni Association through our website. Scroll down to the bottom of this link and you will find links to the membership forms for new and renewing members. Make sure to use campaign code NP4LA when you register!
Californians for NebraskaCFN Hotline Number: 949-651-9174 - email CFN
P.O. Box 51986 Irvine, CA 92619
GAME WATCH LOCATIONS
NU CLUB OF LA's ANNUAL HOLIDAY PARTY AND TOY DRIVE
Monday, December 5, 2011 from 6:00pm – 8:30pm
For admission, please bring one or more new, unwrapped toys and/or books and enjoy complimentary hors d’oeuvres, drink specials, holiday music and the company of your fellow Wildcats.
NU Alums RSVP here:
GAME WATCH LOCATION
Join local L.A. Alumni for ‘Cats Football Every Saturday @ Rush Street Bar & Grill – upper loft
Good cheer, Chicago beer, and more!
OHIO STATE UNIVERSITY
GAME WATCH LOCATIONS
12/10 - Holiday Member Party!!!!!
Our mission is to connect alumni to the University and to each other, provide valued services and benefits to members, and support the University's mission of teaching, research and service. Members receive discounts & exclusive offers, newsletters, access to online alumni networking information, special advance invitations, and a unique connection to the Penn State Family of Alums throughout the Los Angeles area.
Visit this website to register. The LA Chapter receives $50.00 for every life member who joins the National Alumni Association. Please include the Chapter code 'ALF' as the reference code when you sign up for membership. For more info: firstname.lastname@example.org
ORANGE COUNTY UPDATE:
Chapter membership is annual from July 1 to June 30 but new members are welcome any time! Dues are $20/individual and $30/couple, and support chapter administration, events and the Endowed Scholarship Fund. Please check the website for updated dues information and the 2010-11 Membership Application.
Board meetings are held the 4th Tuesday of every month at HDR Engineering Office, 3230 El Camino Real, Suite 200 in Irvine. Meetings are open to all members. For further information or to RSVP, contact Andy Dale, email@example.com, (717) 512-9597 prior to each meeting date.
UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN
ALL UPDATES visit www.labadgers.com
For folks who like an extra reminder, LA Badgers send an evite about a week prior to most events. All the information contained in the evite is on the website. Please email Robert at firstname.lastname@example.org if would like to be added to the distribution list. ON WISCONSIN!
UW Orange County
Food Drive and Adopt-a-Family Continue!