New York Chapter Networking Events
The Boston College Alumni Association New York City Chapter will be hosting a series of networking events including our annual business networking night. If you are interested in hosting us at your place of business at our larger annual gathering, please email email@example.com.
Upcoming Chapter Events
2013 Gamewatch information for all televised games
Joshua Tree (http://joshuatreebar.com/)
3rd Ave between 34th & 35th Streets
Wear your favorite BC gear and come root on the football team with your fellow BC alums. We'll meet one hour before game time and the game sound will be on with a full menu and bar options, including food and drink deals. Questions? Contact the NYC Chapter at firstname.lastname@example.org. Look to our Twitter and Facebook for times and more info!
Save the Date!
Did you know that the Lynch School of Education will be meeting with prospective graduate students in Brooklyn on November 14th? For more information click here or contact the Lynch School Graduate Admissions office at email@example.com!
Always an Eagle - From the Mods to Manhattan
Thursday, Nov. 14, 7–9 p.m.
Hudson Lodge, Hudson New York
356 W 58th Street, New York, N.Y.
The Eagles have landed! Please join fellow alumni, parents, and friends on Thursday, November 14 to welcome BC's most recent graduates to the New York City chapter and area.
Meet our newest Eagles, the sesquicentennial class, and introduce them to the wonderful and powerful BC community that is available to them here in New York City. Network, mingle, and reconnect with fellow alumni and hear what BC is doing for you this coming year.
Whether you are new to the city yourself or have lived here for decades, this event is the perfect reminder that you are Always an Eagle, no matter where you have landed.
Your registration includes heavy hors d' oeuvres and a drink ticket, and a cash bar will also be available. All are welcome to attend and enjoy!
Click here to register.
Recent Past Events
Boston College's 150th Anniversary Service Project
Saturday, April 27
Hilton New York
With the energy of the BC community in the Big Apple, this event is guaranteed to be an exciting opportunity to showcase how Eagles everywhere demonstrate their commitment as "men and women for others." Work together on a service project to fight hunger - we will be packing meals to be sent to hungry families in West Africa.
2:30 p.m. Registration
3:00 p.m. Helping Hands service project
5:00 p.m. Reception
To register, click here!
Click here to check out photos from BC's Eighth Annual National Day of Service!
BC New York City National Day of Service
The National Day of Service unites Boston College alumni across the country in the spirit of "men and women for others." The Jesuit commitment to service helps define the BC experience, and the annual event gives alumni a chance to reconnect with fellow BC graduates while making a difference in their communities. For more information visit www.bc.edu/dayofservice.
Saturday, April 13, Time TBD
460 West 41st St
New York, NY
We will be helping out with service projects such as sorting donations, painting, and upkepp projects. We will also be spending time with the children at Covenant House, participating in an afternoon of games in their gym. Space for this project is limited, so please RSVP at your earlierst convenience to the New York City Chapter at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Meeting Jesus in Your Life: Featuring James Martin, S.J.
Thursday, February 28, 2013
Wallace Hall, St. Ignatius Loyola Church
980 Park Avenue at 84th Street
Join us as Father Martin uses humor and a few simple New Testament passages to help you enter into a deeper relationship with God. Come experience the Gospels in a new way! James J. Martin is a Jesuit priest, writer and Culture Editor of the Jesuit magazine America and author of numerous books, including The Jesuit Guide to (Almost) Everything. He is a frequent guest on Comedy Central’s “The Colbert Report.”
The cost for this event is $10. Please register at: www.bc.edu/spirituality.
New York City Chapter 2012 Christmas Party!
Thursday, December 13th
M1-5 in Tribeca
52 Walker St
New York, NY
It's the biggest and best chapter event of the year. Let's show New York an Eagles celebration! Tickets are $55.00 per person. The price is inclusive of beverages, cocktails, and hors d’oeuvres throughout the evening. With a holiday photo booth, and DJ to get everyone out on the dance floor, this year's holiday party will surely get you in the season's spirit. Remember, this event sells out every year! Click here to register. Please note there will be no refunds.
Questions? Please contact the NYC Chapter at BCNYCAlumni@gmail.com.
Fall 2012 Football Game Watches
513 3rd Avenue (between 34th and 35th Streets)
New York, NY 10016
Join us for Football Game Watches each weekend at the Joshua Tree! Weekly specials and a great location!
Questions? E-Mail Kit O'Connor‘07 @ email@example.com.
Alumni Coat Drive at the BC vs ND Gamewatch
Just in time for you to clean out your closet, we're collecting winter coats and gently used (or new!) clothing for NYC Cares and victims of Hurricane Sandy.
There will be a pre-game "tailgate" at Joshua Tree from 5:30PM - 7:30PM. There will be a generous $25 special on beverages and wings.
The game watch will start at 8PM, with multiple TVs, full sound and specials on drinks and food. Reservations can be made for tables through firstname.lastname@example.org, but you must arrive before 7:30PM in order to be seated.
Please contact Molly Brass or Julie Wei for information on the clothing drive and Kit O'Connor with any questions about the gamewatch.
The Boston College New York City Annual Business Networking Night
Thursday, November 1st, 2012
6:00 – 9:00 PM
The Lincoln Square Neighborhood Center http://lsncny.org/
250 West 65th Street (between Amsterdam and West End Ave)
New York, NY
This event will feature four distinguished BC alumni sharing career management techniques and career obstacles they overcame to achieve their success. In this challenging economic recovery and rapidly changing world, many are seeking innovative ideas to achieve more professional and personal wellbeing. Our guest speakers will provide tools and strategies to help in career management. We welcome all BC graduates as well as friends and family to attend this event and take advantage of the opportunity to gain insight and knowledge from people who are thriving in their respective industries.
Guests of Honor include:
Business Unit Communication Leader, Immunology & Oncology
Global Pharmaceuticals Communication & Public Affairs
Time Out New York
Literary Agent at Weed Literary
Newsday - enterprise/investigative reporter
Click HERE to register! Please note that this event has been postponed. Please be sure to check back for the rescheduled date!
Are you interested in becoming more involved in the New York City Chapter? Please email Lisa@LogoMax.us if you would like to join any of the committees below.
Community Service Subcommittee
Young Alumni Subcommittee
New York City Chapter Welcome Home Reception
Thursday, October 11 7–9 p.m.
Inc Lounge at the Time Hotel
224 W. 49th St.
New York, N.Y.
Click here to register
The Boston College Alumni Association and the New York City Chapter invite all area alumni, parents, and friends to an evening of networking and socializing to help us welcome members of the Class of 2012 to the alumni community. Please join us for this special occasion on Thursday, October 11, from 7 to 9 p.m. at the Inc Lounge in the Time Hotel in New York City.
Associate Vice President for Alumni Relations John A. Feudo '82 will be our featured guest and will offer an update from the University during this, our Sesquicentennial Anniversary year.
All who attend will be able to find out more about the region, network with fellow Eagles fans, and learn how they can get involved with class and chapter leadership, community service, athletics, spirituality, and much more. And of course, we will welcome our most recent graduates into the fold of the New York City Chapter!
There will be complimentary appetizers and a cash bar available.
To register, click here.
Boston College vs. Army Pre-Game Tailgate
9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
Saturday, October 6, 2012
West Point, New York
Kickoff: 12:00 noon
Child (12 and under) $14.00
Please join Boston College alumni, friends, and fans in cheering on the Eagles as they battle the Army Black Knights on Saturday, October 6, 2012. We invite you to a pregame tailgate on Daley Field located on the campus of West Point just a short walk to Michie Stadium.
Pregame tailgate includes a brunch buffet menu, beverages, and a cash bar (BYOB if preferred)
To purchase game tickets please call (617) 552-GOBC
Please keep in mind the Cadet Review on “The Plain” starts at 9:00 a.m., our location offers a great view of this honored traditions so please plan accordingly.
West Point Game Day Events Itineraries
Monthly Networking Social
Kennedy’s Irish Pub and Restaurant
Wednesday, April 4th 2012
327 West 57th
New York, NY 10019
*Conveniently located in midtown just west of Broadway; 1, C, E, B, D trains on the corner at 57th and 8th.
Mingle with fellow alumni/ae the first Wednesday (changed from Thursday) of every month . We look forward to seeing you at the next Boston College New York City Chapter’s Monthly Social. A Chapter Meeting will be held briefly at 6:00 p.m. prior to the social.
Please contact Lisa Mehos with any questions at Lisa@LogoMax.us or 212-920-0491
BC National Day of Servuce
Saturday, April 14th
Lincoln Square Neighborhood Center
250 West 65th Street*
New York, N.Y.
*Enter Daycare/Childrens Center near playground on 64th street; on north side of 64th street between Amsterdam and West End Ave. Call Lisa’s cell at any time! 212-920-0491
Join other Boston College graduates, family and friends from New York City as we will volunteer at a local neighborhood center that provides assistance and opportunity to the needy. Together, we will volunteer our time at the Lincoln Square Neighborhood Center. We will directly support deserving children and families, including over 2,700 individuals and 1,250 families, from pre-school age to senior citizens.
In the spirit of giving back and helping children in need, your participation is greatly appreciated!!!
To RSVP, or for more information, please contact Lisa Mehos ’97 at Lisa@LogoMax.us