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October 2013 17/10/2013

Please already mark your calendars for the 2013 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 usually reserve a table in some of the areas at the Ratskeller right at Marienplatz in the center of Munich for anytime after 6;30pm. Marienplatz can easily be reached by S- or U-Bahn public transportation.

Deloyce and Klaus are usually 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 may also try 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.

September 2013 08/09/2013

Following the reopening of the Lenbachhaus after almost 4 years of renovation by the renowned architects Foster +Partner the Cornell Munich Chapter is pleased to invite you to a guided tour of the building and its Art collections in German language organized by Evelyn Meierholzner

Kunst am Bau&Neue Exponate - Schwerpunkt 20./21.Jhdt
on
Sunday, September 8th , 11:15 am to approx. 1 pm.

The fee for the tour will be 10 € plus the entrance fee for the Lenbachhaus (Standard 10 €, Reduced 5 € - for reductions and annual cards please refer to http://www.lenbachhaus.de/information/tickets/- tickets include an audio guide in German and English) charged in cash prior to the tour.

We shall meet at the entrance of the museum 15 minutes prior to departure (Lenbachhaus, Luisenstrasse 33, 80333 Munich, www.lenbachhaus.de). For those who would like to join for lunch after the guided tour we shall make reservations at the Café Ella in the annex to the museum building on the terrace with a spectacular view of the Königsplatz (http://www.ella-lenbachhaus.com/) at 1 pm (or inside depending on weather conditions).

The invitation also extends to the members of the Harvard Alumni Club Munich.

July 2013 30/07/2013

Klaus and Deloyce Conrad again as during the last many years are announcing plans for the "Summer Quarterly" of the Munich Chapter.

This annual Cornell beer garden “get-together” in Munich will take 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 will reserve a table either under an awning, or indoors.  The reservation is under the name “Cornell-Conrad.”

If you require additional information please contact the Conrads under (08152) 79674 or mail to Deloyce.
July 2013 28/07/2013

Klaus and Deloyce Conrad have forwarded the invitation of the Harvard Club of Munich to a get-together on the occasion of the 1st Ivy Leagues Summer Drinks. Meeting place will be at Schumann's Bar (http://www.schumanns.de) at 7:00 p.m.

The Harvard Club is looking forward meeting alumni currently based in Munich and is extending the invitation to alumni of other Ivy League universities.

Please also visit the website http://muenchen.harvard-club.de/ for further information.

June 2013 21/06/2013

Dr. Martin Heckelmann of the Berlin Chapter is extending the invitation of the German Stanford Association to interested Cornellians for attending the upcoming Stanford Symphony Orchestra´s concert playing Beethoven starting at 6:00 p.m.

The Berlin Stanford alumni would like to meet with the musicians after the concert at Biergarten Zollpackhof in the area "Sunset" starting at 9:00 p.m..

In particular, they want to welcome the conductor Jindong Cai and honerable Ms. Bing - she and her husband sponsored the new fabulous Bing concert hall on the Stanford campus.

The venue is in five minutes walking distance from Hauptbahnhof:

Zollpackhof Gastronomie GmbH
Elisabeth-Abegg-Str. 1
10557 Berlin
Tel: 030 330 99 70

For further information please contact Dr. Martin Heckelmann

May 2013 13/05/2013

Dr. Martin Heckelmann of the Berlin Chapter is extending the invitation of the Berlin Harvard Club to interested Cornellians for attending the upcoming celebration "100 Years Harvard Club Berlin" at 7:00 pm at the WZB Wissenschaftszentrum Berlin für Sozialforschung, Reichpietschufer 50, 10785 Berlin.

If you want to participate please register by April 30th.

For further information please contact Dr. Martin Heckelmann

May 2013 10/05/2013-
12/05/2013
The 22nd annual Cornell Weekend of the Cornell Club of Germany is under preparation and you are asked to mark this date it in your calendar, if you did not got a chance to do it up now.

This years annual Cornell weekend will resume in the west of Germany, in the city of Cologne, Germany, right at the Rhine river. Preparations have been completed and 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 new CornellConnect event registration.

The Cologne-meeting will convene at the "Senats Hotel , Unter Goldschmied 9-17, 50667 Koeln, Tel. +49 (0) 221/2062-0 , Fax +49 (0) 221/ 2062 - 200 and eMail

Favourable rates have been negotiated: Single Occupancy: € 84,00; Double: € 109,00

When making your booking , please indicate that such booking be made under the "Cornell Weekend" arrangement.

The application form with the fees for the annual get together you find here.

Friday, May 10th, 2013
After arrivals of the participants in the afternoon, the Weekend will start off on Friday evening at 19:00 with official welcome and opening of the annual event at Brauhaus Früh, Am Hof 12-18, 50667 Koeln.
At this place a festive evening dinner is waiting.

At about 20:30 a presentation will be given by local Alumnus Dr. Paul Paez-Maletz about "Cologne, its Past and Presence".

Saturday, May 11th, 2013
The annual membership meeting will take place at 8:30 on Saturday morning at the hotel. Please find here the agenda of the meeting

At about 10:30 the cultural progam will start. The will be a tour through the Cologne Cathedral and after we will stroll through the old city of Cologne before going on a boat ride on the Rhine river. On board of the ship we will also take a lunch. The afternoon program will close with a visit to the Wallraf-Richartz-Museum. Please take the details from the program.

The final highlight of the day will be at the hotel. At 19:00 the festive dinner will start with an Apero and during the course of the evening there will be a presentation by Thomas May, Secretary General of the Wissenschaftsrat (Council of Science and Humanities), on "The Internationalization of Learing and Research - Status and Perspectives" (in German)

Sunday, May 12th, 2013
At 9:00 am we will start our traditional "Big Red Brunch" at the hotel. There we will discuss any open issues left from the annual meeting. The official end of the weekend will be around 11:00 am.

You may end your stay in Cologne with visits at some of the famous Cologne museums.

The Program for the entire weekend you may please download here.

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 .

March 2013 06/03/2013
Again, thanks to the networking of Dr. Martin Heckelmann of the Berln Chapter with other Ivy League Alumni Clubs in Berlin he is happy to forward the Berlin Harvard Club invitation to the Harvard Club Leadership Dinner with a presentation of the President of the German Bundesbank, Hamburg about

“The financial crisis in Europe -
The worst to come or already over?”


Date and time: 6th March 2013, 7.30pm
Location: Hilton Berlin
Mohrenstraße 30
10117 Berlin
Dress code: Evening dress
Price: 35 € per person

For details about the invitaton if you plan to participate or for any questions or further information please contact Dr. Martin Heckelmann
January 2013 24/01/2013

Detlef Rahmann, the coordinator ot the Rhine-Ruhr chapter, invites all interested Cornellians to a visit of the Peter Paul Rubens Exhibition at Von-der-Heydt Museum in Wuppertal followed by an evening dinner at the Italian Restaurant "Scoozi" . If you plan to join, please contact Detlefs assistant, Mrs. Winkelmann, for reservations under +49 (0) 211-55 94 30.

January 2013 16/01/2013 The first 2013 "Quarterly" of the Munich Chapter is again organized by Klaus and Deloyce Conrad . They have reserved a nice table at the"Ratskeller" (at Marienplatz in downtown Munich) for arivals any time after 6:30 p.m. All interested Cornellians are invited to join the meeting that evening. If you require addtional information, please contact the Conrads under (08152) 79674 or email your inquiry to Deloyce.