Young Alumni Events
The UIAA in partnership with the IOWA Clubs provides several opportunities across the country for recent graduates (five years out and under) and young alumni (10 years out and under) to come together, network, and socialize. See below for upcoming and past events.
The Second City's "Happily Ever Laughter" Show and UI Young Alumni Social
Friday, February 14, 2014
Come enjoy an evening of hilarious sketch comedy and improvisation this Valentine's Day. The famed Second City troupe, known for launching the careers of comedy greats like Tina Fey and Stephen Colbert, will perform the uproarious "Happily Ever Laughter" show live at the Englert Theatre. Take a date, your mate, or a group of friends. This is one young alumni event you won't want to miss!
Please register by Monday, Feb. 3, by clicking here.
Young Alumni Past Events
- The Wine, Dine, Give: Young Alumni Night at Cedar Ridge Vineyards (Thur., Nov. 21, 2013) brought UI alumni and friends together for a night of good wine, conversation, a great atmosphere, and holiday cheer! Thanks to those who attended and donated to Toys for Tots.
The UI Young Alumni Night at The Metropolitan Club (June 27, 2013) brought together over 60 Chicago-area alumni for a great night of networking and socializing. The Metropolitan Club hosted the group providing drinks, food, and a fabulous view.
The Second Annual Flag Day Celebration at Backpocket Brewing (June 14, 2013) had over 25 alumni enjoying several samples of different beers, pizzas, and appetizers. Guests had a wonderful night of a little networking and a lot of fun.
Second City's Laughing Matters Show and UI Young Alumni Social (February 9, 2013) nearly 40 young alumni enjoyed an evening of hilarious sketch comedy. Alumni had the opportunity to meet and socialize with fellow alumni and the cast during a post-show social.
The Fulton Brewery UI Young Alumni Event (November 14, 2012) gave Minneapolis-area alumni a chance to come together to check out the new Fulton Brewery and to network with fellow Hawkeyes. Participants enjoyed a welcome beer, appetizers from Pizza Lucé, beer sampling, and a tour of the facility. All attendees went home with a pair of "I Heart The Hawks" drinking glasses and a better understanding of the brewing process.
The "Thank Goodness Political Season is Over!" UI Young Alumni Social (November 7, 2012) brought political partisans together in the shared joy that they won't have to see another campaign commercial for a while! A group of Iowa City area-alumni celebrated the end of the election cycle with great food and drinks at the Clinton Street Social Club. Attendees had the chance to win an additional drink ticket through a friendly game of election-themed trivia.
UI Young Alumni Night at Wilson's Apple Orchard in Iowa City (Sept. 20, 2012) brought Hawkeyes together for a traditional fun fall activity. Participants toured the grounds, learned about the apples grown on site, and tasted delicious apple turnovers, donuts, and slushies. Alumni also had the chance to load up on locally grown apples and take pictures of the beautiful orchard. To see more photos from the event, click here.