Regional Alumni Activities
Is there an alumni event you would like to see in your area? Contact Tara Rosa or Julie Goodsell in the Office of Alumni Relations toll free at 1-866-RIT-ALUM.
John ’94 and Laura ’92 Comstock hosted the Albany Alumni Chapter Networking Night on Feb. 24 at Scrimshaw Tavern.
The 3rd Annual Alumni Day at the Races is scheduled for Saturday, Aug. 20. Mark your
calendars and stay posted for more information as the date draws closer.
Atlanta alumni attended a reception at the Bridgetown Grill followed by a
performance of Movin’ Out at the Fox Theatre on April 2. Special thanks to alumni
host Joe Del Conte ’85.
On Feb. 5, 2005 members of the Boston alumni chapter enjoyed dinner at Durgin-Park Restaurant along with the RIT Women’s Ice Hockey Team. Special thanks to alumni hosts Mary Jo Savino ’90, ’04 and Patrick Ward ’00.
Plans are underway for the next chapter event to take place this summer. Keep your eyes open for the invitation!
Buffalo alumni attended a performance of Disney’s The Lion King at Shea’s on March 5. Special thanks to alumni host Tom Stumpf ’98.
The next Buffalo chapter event will be a tour of the Chautauqua Institute along with
the Rochester chapter on Saturday, June 4. Keep your eyes open for the invitation in
Alumni and guests attended a reception at the Big City Tavern with Mary-Beth Cooper, RIT’s Vice President for Student Affairs, in Tampa on March 23. Special thanks to alumni hosts Jamie Aymerich ’93, ’98 and Jason Ramaizel ’98.
The next Chicago chapter event will take place this summer. Stayed tuned to www.rit.edu/alumniactivities for details!
Alumni and friends are planning a reception and tour of the Cleveland Museum of Art
on April 20. Special thanks to chapter leader and alumni host Al Teufen ’73.
Alumni and guests enjoyed spotting eagles on the Winter Eagle Watch Cruise,
part of the Connecticut Audubon Society Eagle Festival, on Saturday, Feb. 19.
Tickets will be available for the Pilot Pen Tennis Tournament finals on Saturday, Aug. 27
in New Haven. Orders will be accepted online at www.rit.edu/alumniactivities soon.
Denver alumni and guests hit the slopes
Alumni and guests enjoyed a special deal to ski/snowboard at Breckenridge and Keystone
on Saturday, March 5. Ski instructor Jennifer Ladieu ’94 gave fellow alumni a private mountain tour of Breckenridge and an alumni lunch was enjoyed at Keystone.
The Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra is
playing at the Bravo! Vail Music Festival this summer. Special alumni-priced tickets will be offered for the 6 p.m. performance Sunday, June 26. Stay posted for more information on how to order your tickets!
Alumni and guests enjoyed an evening at Canal Club in Venice Beach on March 2.
Special thanks to alumni hosts Jennifer Lindstrom ’99 and Eric Senna ’91.
New York City
Jennifer Zausmer ’93 and Amy Sundstrom ’95 held their annual networking night in Hoboken this year. More than 60 alumni and guests participated in the fun-filled evening.
Special alumni-priced tickets will be available for the Saturday, Aug. 13, Yankees game against Texas. Your alumni hosts for this event are Mike Larson ’93 and Dean Guite ’95.
Tickets for the U.S. Tennis Open in September will be available again this year.
Phoenix alums volunteering at St. Mary’s Food Bank.
Kathy Goll coordinated alumni and guests for “Bond. James Bond. The Exhibit” at the Arizona Science Center
on Saturday, April 2. Prior to the exhibit alumni and guests enjoyed lunch in Heritage Square.
Alumni and guests gathered at A Southern Season on Tuesday, Feb. 8, to prepare and enjoy a Mardi Gras themed meal together. The more than 25 people that participated had a great time.
Interested in touring Chatham Hills Winery? Mike ’98 and Sue ’98 Pail are coordinating this fun activity for alumni and guests. Invitations will go out soon with more information.
Alumni had the opportunity to see acclaimed composer Marvin Hamlisch guide the Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra through his Hollywood and Broadway hits on Friday, Jan. 14.
Tiger Sports Night was held this year in the Gordon Field House and Activities Center. Alumni and guests enjoyed a dinner reception in the new facility. They also enjoyed the opportunity to cheer on student athletes! Thank you to our alumni hosts Bary Seigel ’50 and Donna Bell ’83.
RIT Alumni Night at the Amerks was a hit! Alumni purchased special priced tickets to
the Sunday, March 13, game against the Syracuse Crunch.
A day trip to Chautauqua is scheduled for Saturday, June 4. Event details will be available
as the date approaches.
On Saturday, Aug. 6, alumni and guests will have the opportunity to experience White Water Rafting. Bus transportation, equipment, and lunch will be provided. Registration for this event will soon be available. Thank you to Frank Lucas ’75 for coordinating this alumni activity.
Alumni and guests enjoyed dinner at Candelas restaurant on March 3. Special thanks to alumni hosts Micki Hafner ’92, Phil Ohme ’99, Rick Prenoveau ’78, Louis Semon ’72 and Pam Wick ’94.
Plans are underway for an alumni group tour leb by the Seattle Architectural Foundation. Stay posted for more information. Thank you to Mike Woods ’92 for coordinating this event.
Alumni and guests attended a networking reception at Boston’s on the Beach in Delray Beach on Jan. 6. Special thanks to alumni host Paul Finkelstein ’91.
Alumni and guests enjoyed a night of Big East basketball as SU took on UConn Feb. 7.
A day trip to McKenzie-Childs is planned for June. Event details will be available as the date approaches.
Thank you to Vicki Decker Griffith ’93 for her years of service in the Washington, D.C. Alumni Chapter. She is stepping down this year as the chapter leader. She has planned and executed dozens of events for alumni in this area and been a true ambassador for the Institute.