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October
2014
16/10/2014
The Rhein-Main Chapter of the Cornell Club of Germany is joining the world-wide "International Spirit of Zinck' Night" celebration with an event at "Zum Bitburger" in Frankfurt from 7.00pm onward. Volkmar Hellmich is inviting all interested Cornellians and friends of Cornell University to join. The restaurant is centrally located in Frankfurt just next to the Alte Oper and Zeil. If you need additional information please contact the "Bitburger" website or mail to Volkmar.
October
2014
16/10/2014
The brand new Stuttgart Chapter of the Cornell Club of Germany is organizing am "International Spirit of Zinck' Night" event in Downtown Stuttgart. The get-together will convene at 7:30 pm at the Amadeus, Charlottenplatz 17, 70173 Stuttgart. All Cornellians and their guests are very welcome for this inaugural Stuttgart club event. Please contact Marla Weston (Engr. Phys. ’92) at mweston@weston-legal.de for tentative RSVPs, suggestions of any and all kinds and inclusion on the mailing list.
October 2014 16/10/2014

Please already mark your calendars for the 2014 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.

October
2014
10/07/2014

Dr. Martin Heckelmann of the Berlin Chapter is extending the invitation of the Wharton/U of Pennsylvania Club to interested Cornellians for attending an evenint about "Corporate Diplomacy" and a conversation with Prof. Witold Henisz of the Wharthon School, UPenn, at 7:00 pm at the CafeManstein4, Mansteinstrasse 4, 10783 Berlin-Schöneberg. 

For additonal details about the invitaton if you plan to participate or for any questions or further information please r.s.v.p. kindly by Sunday, Oct. 5th to Gorgette Swan of contact Dr. Martin Heckelmann

July 2014 29/07/2014

The Harvard Club of Munich is extending invitations for the "2nd Ivy League Summer Drinks" event to the members of the Munich Ivy League University Chapters.

This annual “get-together” of Ivy League Alumni of the East Coast in Munich is taking place at Schuman's Bar, (Odeonsplatz 6+7, 80549 München, www.schumanns.de) any time after 7:00 p.m.

If you plan to again take part in this get together or need additional information please contact the Harvard Club of Munich r.s.v.p. until July 26th via mail to Sophie Niedermaier
July 2014 24/07/2014

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

This annual Cornell beer garden “get-together” in Munich is again 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 may reserve a table either under an awning, or indoors.  The reservation is always 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
2014
12/06/2014

Dr. Martin Heckelmann of the Berlin Chapter is extending the invitation of the Wharton/U of Pennsylvania Club to interested Cornellians for attending the upcoming Get Together at 7:00 pm at the Bötzow Brauerei, Prenzlauerallee 242, 10405 Berlin. 

The event was scheduled short-term as the availability of this great venue was up in the air for some time. Reservations are first-come, first-served. Kindly respond  to Yair Reem who is keeping tabs.

You must be super prompt for this event. After dissapearing into the maze of the brewery the doors will be locked behind the participants.

For additonal details about the invitaton if you plan to participate or for any questions or further information please contact Dr. Martin Heckelmann

May 2014 30/05/2014-
01/06/2014
The 23nd annual Cornell Weekend of the Cornell Club of Germany is now well prepared and all interested Cornellians are invited and asked to participate. If you have not made reservations and applied for participation, please make sure that you do very soon.

This year's annual Cornell weekend will resume in the west of Germany, in the city of Wuerzburg, Germany, right at the Main river in northern Bavaria. 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 Wuerzburg meeting will convene at the "Maritim Hotel ", Pleichertorstraße 5, 97070 Würzburg,  Tel. +49 (0) 931/3053-0 , Fax +49 (0) 931/ 3053 - 900, reservation: +49 (0) 931/3053-832 and eMail

Favourable rates have been negotiated: Single Occupancy: € 99,00; Double: € 134,00

When making your booking , please indicate that such booking be made under the "Cornell Weekend 2014" arrangement.

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

Friday, May 30th, 2014
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 the "Alte Mainmuehle", Mainkai 1, 97070 Wuerzburg.
At this place a festive welcome dinner is waiting.

During the dinner a presentation will be given b about "Wuerzburg, its Past and Presence".

Saturday, May 31st, 2014
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 historical central quarters of Würzburg before going for a small lucheon at the Buergerspital. This will be followed by a visit to the wonderful Wuerzburg Residenz, which is on the list of UNESCO's World Cultural Herigage. After the palace visit head for a boat ride on the Main river to Veitshoechheim. On board of the ship we will also take coffee and cake. The afternoon program will close after returning to Wuerzburg by bus. Please take the details from the program.

The final highlight of the day will be at the Buergerspital Weinstuben. At 19:00 the festive dinner will start with an Apero and during the course of the evening there will be a dinner speech.

Sunday, June 1st, 2014
At 9:30 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 to the Kulturspeicher, the Castle Marienberg of the "Käppele" Church.

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 .

February 2014 14/02/2014
Thanks to the growing number of international participants Klaus and Deloyce Conrad  are very pleased to announce a very special cultural event for Cornellians and friends of Cornell in the Munich area:

The international spirit of Cornell is reflected more-and-more by the large number of Asian Cornellians.  Currently active in the Cornell Munich sub-chapter are two students of Chinese background, Lanqing and Jeffrey Jian, who comes from Canada. They have prepared -- or, are preparing -- a get-together at a Chinese Restaurant on February 14th to celebrate the annual Chinese Lantern Festival.  Please see Lanqing's colorful invitation (attached) which includes directions as to reaching the "Chi Wan Restaurant" (also via by public transportation near the U-Bahn Station "Neuperlach-Sued").


If you require addtional information, please contact the Conrads under (08152) 79674 or email your inquiry to Deloyce no later than Monday, 10th of February.

We can be sure of a Big Red evening!!!
January 2014 16/01/2014 The first 2014 "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.