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.
OC MBA June Mixer
Tuesday, June 28, 6-9 pm
Sawdust Festival, Laguna Beach
OCMBA is hosting this event at the Sawdust Festival – celebrating 50 years of local creativity in arts, crafts, food and music. This outdoor event in Laguna Beach will be at the Healy House. The $30 admission includes free Sawdust admission ($9 value), beer, wine and soft drinks, and heavy appetizers. Net proceeds go to the Sawdust Art Education Fund. Special rate parking: $4 at the Boys & Girls Club next door. Limited to 85, registration at the door will be $40 if there are tickets left. This event is expected to sell out, so RSVP today. Current MBA students from participating schools are welcome at this summer event. Show your printout at the gate to get in.
Class of 2016 Reception - Welcome to Your Alumni Network
Thursday, July 28, 6-8 pm
Sky Garden, Irvine (directions provided upon RSVP)
Class of 2016, please join us for a reception honoring you - congratulations on your graduation! We want to celebrate and welcome you to your alumni network when the busy time of graduation, final exams, residentials and post-school vacations has passed. Come meet your fellow new alumni from other programs, reconnect with your classmates, and enjoy drinks and hors d'oeuvres while taking in the stunning views from the Sky Garden. You must RSVP in advance to attend this free event as space is limited - please register here. Please note this is only open to graduates of the class of 2016 (all programs), and we're sorry that due to the limited space we aren't able to accommodate guests.