Welcome to the City 2015
All Day

Attention Alumni . . . Welcome to theCity 2015 is on Saturday, October 10th!


Now in its 9th year, Welcome to theCity offers a great chance to make new Swarthmore connections in your city orregion!


Every year, hundreds of young alumnifrom Swarthmore College move to new cities in pursuit of further degrees,research, new jobs, or just to resettle. On Saturday, Oct. 10th, in 27different cities across the US and around the globe, alumni Connection groups willbe hosting informal get-togethers where Swarthmoreans can welcome newresidents, pass on valuable information about their new locale, and socializeand network with other members of the Swarthmore community.


Great thanks go out to the many alumniwho have volunteered to make Welcome to the City so successful for so manyyears!


If you click on this link: Register for Welcome to the City 2015

 you will find a list of cities having eventson (or about) Oct. 10th, if you live in or near one of them, or if you know youwill be visiting on that particular day, kindly RSVP.


Note: The registration page indicatesno fee for this event, but please bear in mind that many of the individualevents are pay-as-you-go happy hours or gatherings at restaurants. Potluck andpicnic get togethers are also indicated in the descriptions below and on theregistration page.


Thanks and we hope to see you there!


The Alumni Relations Office, 610-328-8402
Alumni Relations Office
Chicago \"Changing Lives, Changing the World\" Conversation with the President
6:00 PM
9:00 PM
Building upon the theme of the inauguration, “Changing Lives, Changing the World,” President Valerie Smith will meet alumni, parents, and friends of the College to learn how Swarthmore has helped shape lives and livelihoods. Join her to ask questions about her vision for the College and its future, and to share your observations.

RSVP by Oct 7th at or by calling 610-957-6111

Monday, Oct. 19Arthur Rubloff Bldg

Art Institute of Chicago

College Arts Bldg

230 S. Columbus Dr

Chicago, IL 60603

6 p.m. Cocktail Reception

7 p.m. Program

8 p.m. Dessert Reception, 610-328-8402
Chicago, IL
Alumni Relations Office