July 2007

What:
Swing for the Students Golf Outing
When:
9 a.m. Monday, July 30
Where:
Detroit Golf Club
More Info:
The School of Business Administration Alumni Association invites you to the Swing for the Students Golf Outing. Cost is $235/person for scramble play and $250/person for match play, and includes breakfast, 18 holes, golf cart, sit-down dinner, open bar and awards ceremony. Proceeds from the event will support scholarships for motivated, financially challenged graduates of the Detroit Public School System who are interested in a career in business.
Reserve Now!
Click here or call Vishal Shah at (734) 635-2353 or Jeff Varani at (734) 788-9249.

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What:
CareerBoost! Seminar
When:
6 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 11
Where:
Alumni House
441 Ferry Mall, Wayne State University
More Info:
Learn about finding a career that fits your personality during the CareerBoost! seminar entitled “What’s Your Plan?” Marsha Boettger, a former human resouces professional, will help you understand how to pick the perfect career in the 21st century. The CareerBoost! seminars always are a favorite among young alumni and friends. $10 for alumni association members, $15 for non-members.
Reserve Now!
Click here or call (313) 577-2300.

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What:
Football in Grand Rapids
When:
5:30 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 29
Where:
Fifth Third Ballpark
Comstock Park, Mich.
More Info:
Cheer on the Warriors football team during a special alumni event in Grand Rapids. Enjoy a picnic with fellow alumni before the Warriors vs. Grand Valley State football game at Fifth Third Ballpark. The fun begins at 5:30 p.m. with a hospitality tent. The game starts at 7:30 p.m. $10 for hospitality tent, $15 for the game.
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Click here or call (313) 577-2300.

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What:
Alumni Travel Preview
When:
noon Sunday, Sept. 30
Where:
Wayne State Oakland Center
33737 W. 12 Mile Road, Farmington Hills
More Info:
Update your passport and pack your bags! Be among the first to learn about alumni association tours planned for 2008. Upcoming destinations include Rome and Florence; Paris; China and the Yangtze River; Ireland; South Africa; Swiss Alps; Tuscany; Croatia; Glacier National Park and more. Open house begins at noon and tour presentations are at 12:30 and 1:45 p.m. Free for you, your friends, and family.
Reserve Now!
Click here or call (313) 577-2300.

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What:
Golden Jubilee Class of 1957 Reunion
When:
11 a.m. Friday, Oct. 5
Where:
Alumni House and McGregor Memorial Conference Center
Wayne State University
More Info:
Alumni from the class of 1957 and earlier will take part in a variety of activities to reconnect with classmates, the campus community, current students and the city. They’ll enjoy campus and city tours, attend a special reception and be inducted into the Alumni Golden Circle.
Reserve Now!
Click here or call (313) 577-2300.

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What:
Get in the Zone at Homecoming
When:
11 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 6
Where:
Adams Field
5101 John C. Lodge, Wayne State University
More Info:
Celebrate with us during this year’s Homecoming festivities when the Warriors take on the Gannon University Golden Knights. An alumni party with refreshments and fun begins in the east end zone at 11 a.m.; kickoff is at noon. $15 for the Alumni Zone/game, parade is free.
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Click here or call (313) 577-2300.

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What:
Women of Wayne Eastern Market Tour
When:
10 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 13
More Info:
Join the Women of Wayne Alumni Association’s Western Region chapter for lunch and a tour of Detroit’s Eastern Market, the largest historic public market district in the United States.
Reserve Now!
Contact Elisabeth Johnston at (313) 577-2167 or
elisabeth@wayne.edu.

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What:
Tyree Guyton Visits Alumni House
When:
noon Wednesday, Oct. 24
Where:
Alumni House
441 Ferry Mall, Wayne State University
More Info:
One of the most controversial art installations in Detroit is the Heidelberg Project. Find out why from Heidelberg artist Tyree Guyton and executive director Jenenne Whitfield. It's all part of the acclaimed Arthur L. Johnson Urban Perspectives Lecture Series. Buy a copy of Guyton's new book published by Wayne State University Press and have it signed after the lecture. It's all free, but reservations are required.
Reserve Now!
Click here or call (313) 577-2300.

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What:
Alumni Wine Tasting
When:
6 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 15
Where:
Andiamo
21400 Michigan Ave., Dearborn
More Info:
Raise your glass and say "salute!" "sante!" or "salud!" Let us take you through the vineyards of the Mediterranean region as you discover interesting pours and savory bites from Italy, France and Spain. $40 for alumni association members, $50 for non-members.
Reserve Now!
Click here or call (313) 577-2300.

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What:
Explore Prague and Fairytale Bavaria
When:
Oct. 5-13, 2007
More Info:
From the land of Edelweiss and bratwurst to a fairy tale city of spires and domes, this is a gorgeous journey through the heart of Europe. Go where the roots of Bohemia thrive in Prague, where Mozart and Kafka wandered, and learn why they call this the "Florence of the North." Cost is $1,999 and includes airfare.
Reserve Now!
Click here or call (313) 577-2306.

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What:
Tour Ireland With the Alumni Association
When:
Sept. 28-Oct. 6, 2007
More Info:
Ireland is a country unlike any other in the world, a land of changing colors, varied landscapes, folklore and legend. Experience it for yourself from the colorful Camelot-like town of Killarney, and Kilkenny, one of Ireland's lovliest medieval cities. Visit historic Blarney Castle; explore Dublin, Ireland's capital; and tour the famous Waterford Crystal Factory. Discover this beautiful land where a hundred-thousand welcomes await you.
Reserve Now!
Click here or call (313) 577-2306.

 







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