Orange County Events
Monthly Networking Luncheons
Monthly networking luncheons are held on the first and fourth Fridays of each month (see links below).
Lunches begin promptly at 11:45 am and conclude at 1 pm. Each guest has the opportunity to introduce themselves and provide a brief update on their personal and/or professional life. Don't forget to bring your business cards for networking. Following each event, all guests are emailed scans of the business cards to further facilitate the networking process. Please note lunches are open only to Merage School/GSM/GSA alumni and current major students.
Real Estate Alumni
Real Estate Alumni Lunch: Vandell Discusses Cuba
Wednesday, May 22, 11:30 am-1:30 pm
Merage School Executive Commons
The Real Estate Alumni group invites all alumni to a lunch featuring Dr. Kerry Vandell. He will discuss reflections on Cuba's economy and real estate markets, sharing stories and observations on the Cuban economy based on the recent student trip he led to the island nation. Dr. Vandell is the director of the Merage School's Center for Real Estate. Alumni tickets are $30 (includes lunch and parking) and must be reserved in advance by emailing email@example.com.
Student Club Events
MSA Invites Alumni to an Evening of Dancing at the First Merage Formal
Friday, May 31
University Club, UC Irvine
MSA invites alumni to its first "Gatsby Formal", a romantic roaring '20s theme party. It is an student organized event to celebrate the graduating class in an elegant setting. Dress to impress in your finest cocktail attire. '20s theme dress is encouraged but not required. Tickets are $22 If purchased by May 15; $25 after. Ticket includes two alcoholic beverages or four soft drinks, dessert bar, live DJ, Charleston dance lesson and photo booth. Tickets/more information.
OCMBA is a network of the Orange County/Southern California alumni chapters of 12 leading business schools including: Berkeley-Haas, Columbia, Chicago-Booth, Darden, Harvard, Kellogg, MIT-Sloan, Stanford, USC-Marshall, UCI-Merage, UCLA-Anderson and Wharton. OCMBA events are open exclusively to the alumni of the 12 business schools that make up the OCMBA, and their guests. Questions? Contact Chris Abbamonto, FEMBA '09. Check back here for the next event.