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November 2017 11/30/2017 Deloyce and Klaus Conrad of the Munich Chapter are extending the invitation of the

Ivy Circle Germany - Munich Chapter
 
to attend the Quarterly (Q4) Ivy Circle Stammtisch

Date: Thursday, November 30th
Time: 19:00
Location: Boulevardier
Address: Kellerstr. 32
80333 München
The place is in walking distance to both Munich S-Bahn stations at Rosenheimer Platz and Ostbahnhof.

Please RSVP via
mail to Deloyce
November 2017 11/25/2017 The Rhein-Main Chapter is cordially exting an Ivy Circle Rhein-Main Invitation of the London School of Economics to all intested Cornellians and friends to an event to celebrate the end of the year with a Christmas dinner at Em Krützche and optionally a guides tour in English of the exhibition "Tintoretto - a star was born" at Wallraff museum. The exhibition celebates the upcoming 500th birthday of the Italian painter genius by bringing priceless loans from the worlds greatest museums to the Rhine, including works from London, Rome and Vienna.

Afterwards, the LSE Christmas dinner takes place athe renowned, traditional restaurant Em Krützche, near Cologne cathedral. The dinner features a 1/4 goose served in two dishes with salad and traditional trimmings and a desert afterwards.

Date and Time: Saturday November 25th at 3:45 pm
Place: Att the entrance hall of Wallraff Museum for the guided tour.

Afterwards, we will walk to Em Krützche, where the Christmas dinner will start at 6.15 pm. If you are only joining for the dinner, kindly join us directly at Em Krützche.

Participation fee per person for the dinner is 40€. Drinks during the dinner are not included. The guided tour ahead of the dinner is free of charge for members of the German Friends of LSE and costs 10€ for non-members.

Please sign-up by Wednesday, 15 Nov 2017 by email to manuel.geggus@lsealumni.de, indicating whether you will join for both dinner and exhibition or only one of them.

Please transfer your participation fee to our bank account DE57300700240612018200, reference: Christmas Dinner + Exhibition Cologne 25 Nov 2017. Kindly note, that your reservation is only valid if we receive your payment by Friday, 17 Nov 2017.
October 2017 10/19/2017 The Frankfurt Chapter is again likely to be joining all other Cornellians around the world and in Germany for the local Celebration of the
International Spirit of Zinck's Night.
The invitation is extended to all interested Cornellians in the Frankfurt area and to their spouses and friends.

Restaurant: Zum Bitburger
Location: Hochstrasse 54, 60313 Frankfurt am Main
Date: Thursday, October 19th, 2017
Time: 7:30 pm / 19:30 h CET

The Restaurant is located in downtown Frankfurt. You may find direction under the link to the restaurant, when the location is finalized. It will easily be  accessible by public transportation.

If you require additional information, please contact Volkmar Hellmich
October 2017 10/19/2017
The Stuttgart Chapter’s 4th Annual 
International Spirit of Zinck’s Night Celebration

“We’ll all have drinks at Theodore Zinck’s when I get back next fall!” Zinck’s Night occurs on the third Thursday of October at meeting places around the world.  It’s a tradition that has been kept alive long after Theodore Zinck and his eponymous saloon faded from the streets of Ithaca.  Today, it’s a chance for alumni near and far to gather and celebrate the Cornell spirit.

Date: Thursday, 19 October 2017
Time: 07:00 pm
Place: Goldener Adler, Böheimstrasse 38 , 70178 Stuttgart,
Tel:  
+49 7 11 6 33 88 02

The Cornell Club of Germany, Stuttgart Chapter
,
is goint to gather for Cornell’s traditional Zinck’s Night celebration. Members of other alumni groups from English-speaking universities are welcome (and expected!). 

Please RSVP (no later than Oct. 13th) to Marla Weston: mweston@weston-legal.de.

Parkmöglichkeiten befinden sich in der öffentlichen Tiefgarage des Marienhospitals
in der Böheimstraße 38, schräg gegenüber des goldenen Adlers
.

Parking available in the public garage under Marienhospital at 38 Böheimstraße, across the street diagonally from the restaurant.

Öffentliche Verkehrsmittel/Public transportation
Haltestelle Marienhospital (Buslinie 41), ca. 100 Meter
Haltestelle Erwin-Schoettle-Platz (U1,U14,Buslinie 42), ca. 5 Min.
Haltestelle Marienplatz (U1,U14,Zahnradbahn 10), ca. 5 Min.

October 2017 10/19/2017

Please mark your calendars for the 2017 Zinck's Night on the third Thursday in October -- just as every year! Klaus Conrad (M.S.'60) and Deloyce Conrad (B.S.'59) of the Munich Chapter may reserve a "Conrad-Cornell" table in some of the areas at the Ratskeller right at Marienplatz in the center of Munich for anytime after 6;30pm. Just ask the waiters for the table. Marienplatz can easily be reached by S- or U-Bahn public transportation.

Deloyce and Klaus will again be inviting all intested Cornellians to join fellow alumni, spouses and friends around the world for the annual celebration of the

International Spirit of Zinck’s Night

In addition to this posting Deloyce also tries to reach all Cornellians and Friends in the greater Munich area by e-mail. Please do help her out if you can to have a complete and accurate (e-)mailing list of Cornell alumni in the greater Munich area.

If you require additional information and/or to “R.S.V.P.” or if you may have special suggestions, please contact the Conrads under (08152) 79674 or mail to Deloyce.            

October 2017 10/14/2017 The Rhein-Main Chapter is cordially exting an Ivy Circle Rhein-Main Invitation of the London School of Economics to all intested Cornellians and friends to an event to join:

Exclusive English language tour expling the MMC Studios in Cologne
Date and Time: Saturday, 14th October, 2017 at 3:45 pm
Location: Wardrobe of the MMC Cafe at Coloneum 1, 50829 Cologne

Please approach the studio via Von-Hünefeld-Straße. If your navi or mobile sends you to the backside, enter Von-Hünefeld-Straße 31, 50829 Cologne to get to the main entrance. See correct map view here: https://tinyurl.com/y97rnvc2

Please sign-up by Thursday, 12 October 2017 by email to manuel.geggus@lsealumni.de.
The guided tour is free of charge for members of the German Friends of LSE. The participation fee for non-members is €10, which we ask you to transfer to our bank account DE57300700240612018200, reference: Cologne Studio Tour October 2017
July 2017 07/20/2017 Klaus and Deloyce Conrad are again puttiong out invitations, as during the last many years, for the "Summer Quarterly" of the Munich Chapter.

This annual Cornell Beer Garden “get-together” in Munich will again be taking place in the Hirschgarten, (www.hirschgarten.de) any time after 6:30 p.m. Directions and parking are also given in the English version on the Hirschgarten website.  It gives the S-Bahn directions as well – it is important that the correct stop is “Laim” and not the “Hirschgarten” stop! In case of bad weather Deloyce and Klaus have reserved a table either under an awning, or indoors.  The reservation is done under the name “Cornell-Conrad.”

If you plan to again take part in this get together and need additional information please contact the Conrads via mail to Deloyce.
June 2017 06/26/2017 The Munich Chapter is inviting all intested Cornellians and friends to an event of the Cornell Club of Germany and the

Ivy Circle Germany Munich Chapter

for the Q2-2017 Stammtisch on June 26th, 19:30, Please see www.ivycirle.de for further Details. Also please if you wish to attend, you must R.S.V.P. to Deloyce Conrad no later than Sunday 18th June.
June 2017 06/24/2017 The Rhein-Main Chapter is cordially inviting all intested Cornellians and friends to an event of the Cornell Club of Germany and Ivycircle Rhein-Main  to join

for an Evening at the Opera
on June 24th, 2017
in Wiesbaden.

Puccini’s Tosca, in its final performance of 2017 in the Hessisches Staatstheater Wiesbaden.   We have group tickets reserved in the Orchester & Parkett front rows at 45 or 32,40 EU.   Dinner before the performance and drinks afterward in Käfer’s in Wiesbaden.  Hopefully, the tenor that evening will be able to join us afterwards for a drink in Käfer’s.

Please R.S.V.P. to Christina Moisidis-Tesch until Friday 26th May.

June
2017 06/07/2017 Prof. Dr. Martin Heckelmann of the Berlin Chapter is extending the invitation of the

MIT Alumni Club - Berlin Chapter
 
to attend the June 7th MIT Alumni Event:
After-Work Gathering and Socializing
Location: Cafe Arema
Address: Birkenstrasse 30, 10551 Berlin (right next to U-Bahn Station Birkenstr., U6)

The
MIT alumni want to take this opportunity to get to know each other and discuss ideas for more
regular future events in Berlin, including joint events with other clubs.

Please R.S.V.P. to Martin Hahn by 26 May 2017 or contact him by phone: +49 176 7798 0002
May 2017 05/26/2017-
05
/28/2017
The 26th annual Cornell Weekend of the Cornell Club of Germany will resume in the north of Germany, in the city of Bremen in the German federal state of Hansestadt Bremen. All interested Cornellians are invited and asked to participate.  Preparations  are complete for the the program, the agenda for the annual meeting, the registration form and of course the official invitation have been published. You may also register with the CornellConnect event registration.

The Bremen meeting will convene at the Dorint - Park Hotel in Bremen .

Favourable rates have been negotiated as follows:

Dorint - Park Hotel
Im Bürgerpark
20209 Bremen
Reservation Tel.: +49 421 34080
Email: info.bremen@dorint.com and reservierung.bremen@dorint.com
Rate: EUR 130,00 single occupancy/ EUR 160,00 double occupancy

When you will be making your booking, as soon as it will be possible, please indicate that such booking be made under the "Cornell Weekend 2017" arrangemen. An application form for the hotel you will find here. You may want to mail the required information to the above reservation email.

The application and the program for the entire weekend you are also able to download.

Friday - May 26th, 2017

The weekend will start at the restaurant "Seehaus" (dependance) of the "Meiereri"
The loaction is only a short 10 minutes walk away from the hotel

06:00 pm
At the Seehaus restaurant there will be a dinner with a presentation by Hein Looper (alias Christine Ranken), THEATER INTERAKTIWo, on the subject of "Yes we can - it's one small step for Bremen but one giant leap for the rest of the world" (held in English)

Saturday - May 27th, 2017

09:00 am

Annual General Meeting of the Cornell Club ofGermany e.V., Park Hotel
10:30 am

Guided walk through the historic city center of Bremen
12:45 pm

Boat trip with "Alma" of the shipping company Hal Över (from "Martinianleger"/city centre) down the river Weser, lunch aboard.
02:15 pm

Docking at Luerssen shipyard, Lemwerder, guided tour through shipyard.
03:45 pm

Boarding a bus at Lürssen shipyard to Worpswede; guided tour through Worpswede with coffee break there.
06:00 pm

Retum to Park Hotel by bus through countryside
07:30 pm

Apéro at Park Hotel.
08:00 pm

Festive dinner at Park Hotel with präsentation by Peter Lürßen, co-owner and General Manager of Lürssen Werft Gmbh & Co. KG (held in English)

Sunday - May 28th, 2017

09:00 am

Big Red Brunch, Park Hotel; possibly remaining agenda items ofAGM
11:00 am

End of the official program; recommendable: visit of Übersee-Museum ofBremen

If you have specific questions with regards to the annual meeting or to the agenda or if you want to make specific suggestions, please contact Wolfgang Fritzemeyer
May 2017 05/18/2017 Detlef Rahman from the Rhein-Ruhr Chapter has forwarded an invitation by the INSEAD Alumni Associaition to other IveLeage Alumni for a
China - Event in Duesseldorf on May 18 with Robert Cao, Vice Chairman JMPT, speacking about:
“What makes it for a Chinese private company to be a key supplier to top automotive companies in Germany”.
March 2017 03/13/2017 Deloyce Conrad from the Munich-Chapter is inviting all intested Cornellians for the first 2017 quarterly

Ivy Circle Germany - Munich Chapter

get together on Monday March 13 at 7:00 pm
For details about the venue and
additional information please contact the Conrads via mail to Deloyce.  For participation R.s.v.p. to Clemens Rinnebach.
March 2017 03/07/2017 Prof. Dr. Martin Heckelmann of the Berlin Chapter is extending the invitation of the

Ivy Circle Germany - Berlin Chapter
 
to attend the March 7th Ivy Circle Alumni Event:
Germany, America, France
In recognition of several joint degree programs between Columbia University, Sciences Po and the Hertie School of Governance, Jürgen Hardt, CDU Bundestagsabgeordneter und Koordinator für Transatlantische Zusammenarbeit, and Dr. phil. Ronja Kempin, Senior Fellow EU/Europa at Die Stiftung Wissenschaft und Politik, will take a closer look at Germany's relations with its most important partners, America and France.

There will be an opportunity for the audience to ask questions after the panel discussion.

The hour-long discussion is on March 7 at 7pm at the Hertie School of Governance, Friedrichstraße 180, 10117 Berlin. Please send an RSVP by March 4 to Benno Müchler
(benno.muechler@gmail.com).

February 2017 02/21/2017 Prof. Dr. Martin Heckelmann of the Berlin Chapter is extending the invitation of the

Ivy Circle Germany - Berlin Chapter
 
to attend the February Ivy Circle Stammtisch on February 21st from 19:00-22:00 at
Cum Laude - The Restaurant of the Humboldt University Berlin
Platz der Märzrevolution, 10117 Berlin, Tel. 030-2082883

For participation RSVP: gsamuels@alumni.stanford.edu
For additonal details about the invitaton if you plan to participate or for any questions or further information please contact Dr. Martin Heckelmann
January
2017 01/30/2017 Prof. Dr. Martin Heckelmann of the Berlin Chapter is extending the invitation of the

Ivy Circle Germany - Berlin Chapter
 
to attend the Arnheim guest lecture on Monday, January 30th, 19:30 at the Stiftung Brandenburger Tor, Max Liebermann Haus at Pariser Platz.  Cheryce von Xylander, a Stanford alumna, is the current Rudolf Arnheim Guest Professor at Humboldt University.  The title of her talk is Digitales Gemüt and an introduction to the lecture is in the attached invitation.R.s.v.p. for the participation and/or dinner.

If you would like to attend, please register at info@stiftungbrandenburgertor.de

January 2017 01/18/2017 The Rhine-Ruhr-Chapter is inviting all intested Cornellians and friends to an event of the Cornell Club of Germany and the

Ivy Circle Germany - Rhine-Ruhr Chapter

for January 18, 19:30, at Restaurant Basil's
HaroldStr. 30,
40213 Düsseldorf

Please r.s.v.p. until January 11th for the event to Mrs. Winkelmann (tel: 0211-559430) or email to Detlef Rahmann.