UW-Eau Claire Alumni

Alumni events calendar

April 17, 2015
48th Annual Eau Claire Jazz Festival

Join us on 52nd Street during the 48th Annual Eau Claire Jazz Festival!

UW-Eau Claire alumni are invited to enjoy some pre-Jazz Festival fun leading up to an exciting evening of terrific jazz! Your complimentary beverage and appetizers await! Friday, April 17, 5-7 p.m., The Venue (back of The Plus), 208 S. Barstow Street, Eau Claire

The free event is sponsored by the UW-Eau Claire Alumni Association. Call 715-836-3266 or email alumni@uwec.ed to RSVP by April 15.
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The 2015 Eau Claire Jazz Festival (April 17-18) features headliner concerts, student performances, clinics and master classes, and 52nd Street, which celebrates the true culture of jazz as downtown Eau Claire transforms into a jazz nightclub scene. More than 30 bands play at multiple venues along Barstow Street Friday night, featuring a variety of music styles, including ragtime, blues, acoustic and big band.

The Eau Claire Jazz Festival is a production of Eau Claire Jazz Inc., in partnership with the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire.

April 22, 2015
2015 Posters in the Rotunda and UW Spirit Day in Madison

10 a.m.-3 p.m.
Join other UW-Eau Claire alumni and students at the Capitol for "Posters in the Rotunda: A Celebration of Undergraduate Research." Students from UW-Eau Claire and other UW System campuses will present their faculty-student collaborative research projects. Be sure to wear your blue and gold and represent UW-Eau Claire as part of UW Spirit Day, a celebration of UW System grads and how they make a difference in communities and businesses throughout Wisconsin.

5-7 p.m.
Join fellow Blugold alumni at Harvest Restaurant, 21 N. Pinckney St., Madison. Chancellor Jim Schmidt will provide an update on the state budget and building projects on campus and in the city of Eau Claire. Enjoy complimentary appetizers and beverages and a chance at great Blugold door prizes. The free event is sponsored by the UW-Eau Claire Alumni Association. Phone 715-836-3266 or email alumni@uwec.edu to RSVP by April 17. Space is limited. View invitaion.

April 23, 2015
UW-Eau Claire Concert Choir Spring Tour performance and alumni reception

Join us for an evening of choral music with the UW-Eau Claire Concert Choir, Thursday, April 23, 7 p.m. at the St. Norbert Abbey Church, 106 N. Broadway, De Pere, Wis. Alumni, parents, family and friends of the UW-Eau Claire Concert Choir are invited to enjoy an evening of music as the ensemble performs as part of its 2015 spring concert tour. A reception will follow the concert. The free event is sponsored by the UW-Eau Claire Alumni Association. Phone 715-836-3266 or email alumni@uwec.edu for more information.

April 23-May 9, 2015
Pathway through Panama - Oceania Cruises

Discover the pristine natural wonders, spirited cultures and grand colonial architecture of Florida, Colombia, Costa Rica, Nicaragua, Guatemala and Mexico while sailing aboard Oceania Cruises’ elegant Regatta. GoNext or 1800-842-9023 View travel brochure.

April 29, 2015
Let's Do Lunch noon-hour lecture series

The April session of the Let's Do Lunch noon-hour lecture series sponsored by the UW-Eau Claire Alumni Association. The event will run from noon to 1 p.m. on Wednesday, April 29, at the Eau Claire Golf and Country Club, 828 Clubview Ln, Altoona, WI. Tickets for the event, which is open to the public, are $13 per person and include presentation, the buffet, beverage, tax and tip. To reserve tickets, send e-mail to alumni@uwec.edu or call 715-836-3266.

May 1-9, 2015
A Toast to Provence and Burgundy - A-ROSA Stella Cruises

From sun-drenched vineyards to charming villages, experience the classic sights of Southern France on a serene Saône and Rhône River cruise aboard the intimate A-ROSA Stella. Travel through the heart of Burgundy and Provence—stopping in Lyon, Arles, Avignon, Chalon-sur-Saône, Mâcon, and more. GoNext or 1-800-842-9023. View itinerary.

May 2-11, 2015
Isles & Empires of the Adriatic - Oceania Cruises

Immerse yourself in ancient history and stunning landscapes as you cruise the azure waters of the Adriatic aboard the deluxe Oceania Cruises Riviera. Adriatic wonders come to life with visits to captivating ports on the shores of Italy, Greece, Montenegro, Croatia and Slovenia. Call GoNext 1-800-842-9023. View brochure.

May 2-3, 2015
Eau Claire Marathon

May 3, 2015, the Eau Claire Marathon route will go through campus. More information: Schedule of events on campus for the EC Marathon http://www.eauclairemarathon.com/

May 22, 2015
Alumni Association board meeting

Members of the UW-Eau Claire Alumni Association board of directors will meet on campus at 2 p.m., May 22 in Chancellors Room of Davies Center. (See frequently asked questions about board membership, or complete the online board nomination form if you're interested in becoming a member.)

May 23, 2015
Spring alumni awards presentation

The UW-Eau Claire Alumni Association will present awards to outstanding alumni during a ceremony and luncheon in conjunction with May commencement.

May 27, 2015
Let's Do Lunch noon-hour lecture series

The May session of the Let's Do Lunch noon-hour lecture series sponsored by the UW-Eau Claire Alumni Association. The event will run from noon to 1 p.m. on Wednesday, May 27 at the Eau Claire Golf and Country Club, 828 Clubview Ln, Altoona, WI. Tickets for the event, which is open to the public, are $13 per person and include presentation, the buffet, beverage, tax and tip. To reserve tickets, send e-mail to alumni@uwec.edu or call 715-836-3266.

June 6, 2015
Minnesota Twins vs. Milwaukee Brewers

SAVE THE DATE! UW-Eau Claire Alumni Association invites you to Minnesota Twins vs. Milwaukee Brewers at Target Field. More information soon.

June 15, 2015
39th Annual Blugold Booster Golf Outing

Mark your calendar for the 39th Annual Blugold Booster Club Golf Outing!
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Entry deadline is June 12.

August 1-9, 2015
Passage of Lewis & Clark Expedition - American Empress

http://www.collettevacations.com/timages/timages_2014/noblockimages_2014/89.jpgTrace the fabled path of Lewis and Clark on this epic voyage that highlights the history and natural grandeur of the Pacific Northwest. From Clarkston, Washington to Portland, cruise the Columbia and Snake Rivers aboard the elegant American Empress, stopping at Sacajawea State Park, The Dalles, Stevenson and Astoria. GoNext or 1-800-842-9023. View brochure.

Oct. 9-10, 2015
Homecoming 2015 - SAVE THE DATE

UW-Eau Claire Homecoming 2015 will be Friday and Saturday, Oct. 9-10. Check out some of the highlights from 2014.

Oct. 20-29, 2015
Discover Dubai

Board your overnight flight to Dubai, United Arab Emirates. Dubai is a city of ages that rises out of the desert and crowns the gulf coast with its presence. Comprehensive sightseeing with opportunities to experience the local culture. The travel package includes round-trip air from Minneapolis, professional tour manager, 12 meals, hotel transfers, and baggage handling. For more information about this alumni travel opportunity contact Betsy D'Onofrio at 630-518-2532. View brochure.

October 22-30, 2015
European Hideaways - Oceania Cruises

http://www.collettevacations.com/timages/timages_2014/noblockimages_2014/89.jpgDiscover quaint European hideaways and cosmopolitan cities on a luxury cruise aboard Oceania Cruises’ elegant Riviera. Visit the lovely Spanish island of Mallorca, explore Marseille and glamorous Monte Carlo, and take in the celebrated art and natural beauty of Portofino, Cinque Terre, Florence and Pisa. GoNext or 1-800-842-9023. View itinerary.

Dec. 30, 2015-Jan. 4, 2016
Rose Parade New Year's

http://www.collettevacations.com/timages/timages_2014/noblockimages_2014/89.jpgWelcome to beautiful Southern California. Upon arrival transfer to your hotel for the
next five nights, the Hyatt Regency or Renaissance- Marriott, deluxe properties located in downtown Long Beach. This evening enjoy a Welcome Dinner to get acquainted with
your fellow travelers. Tour Highlights: •New Year’s Eve Dinner Party •Tournament of Roses Parade •Lunch at Lawry’s •Rose Parade Floats On Display •Reagan Library & Museum •Los Angeles City Tour •Hollywood & Walk of Fame •Beverly Hills & Rodeo Drive •5 Nights at One Hotel. Includes: •Roundtrip Airfare - MSP* •9 Meals •Professional Tour Director •Motorcoach Transportation •Admissions per Itinerary •Sightseeing per Itinerary. For more information about this alumni travel opportunity contact Betsy D'Onofrio at 630-518-2532. View brochure.

Jan. 20-Feb. 7, 2016
Bridge of the Americas featuring Panama Canal transit

From Miami to Lima, admire the wonders of the Americas—marvelous ancient ruins, glittering white-sand beaches and stately colonial architecture—as Oceania Cruises’ regal Regatta takes you on a spectacular 18-night luxury cruise. GoNext or 1-800-842-9023. View brochure.