10/05/2016

Events

Next Events:

Two events for June 2023 will be announced soon.

Recent Events:

Wine Tasting Event – Saturday, 20th May 2023

CornellRed-y, Set, Taste!

CCUK alumni had a wine tasting experience, featuring a selection of wines to get us red-y for spring! 

It was led by Sherry Stolar, CALS ’07, founder of Sherry Rose Wine and event manager for Mayfair-based retailer Hedonism Wines, we tasted a selection of five wines. By tasting wines from various grape varieties and regions, we walked away with a better understanding of the styles of wine we like and, most importantly, the language to use to make better wine choices for ourself the next time we’re in a shop or restaurant.

CCUK Young/ Recent Alums/ Current Students Art Tour – 21 April 2023

Exhibition: “Beyond the Streets of London” focusing on graffiti and street art in London

Location: Saatchi Gallery, Duke of York’s HQ, King’s Road, London, SW3 4RY

London Neighbourhoods Highlight – Chiswick – 2nd April 2023

Step into Spring and join CCUK in a mini neighborhood tour of Chiswick on Sun 2 April! Cornell alumna, Iris Kim ’11 will be our host taking us on a walk through her lovely neighbourhood of Chiswick. The walk will be through Chiswick high street, a stop by the Flower Market, a walk through the grounds of Chiswick House and Gardens, and finish up at the Bulls Head on Strand-on-the-Green for Sunday Roast / drinks.

CREC European Chapter – reception for the Baker Program Scholars – 3 April 2023

CREC Europe chapter is teaming up with the new Paul Rubacha Department of Real Estate at Cornell to host a spring reception at the newly refurbished NoMad Hotel in Covent Garden.

CCL Reception for visiting students studying Brexit with Cornell Lecturer Terry Alexander

Tuesday, April 4, 2023, 1800-2000

The Folly, 41 Gracechurch Street, London  EC3V 0BT; nearest underground station Monument
Join the Cornell Club of London and meet a group of Cornell students who will be visiting London next month. They are part of a group studying Brexit, with Cornell Lecturer Terry Alexander who has joint posts in the Dyson School, The Johnson School of Business and the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences.
Some light snacks will be provided. Drinks will be on a pay-as-you go basis.

CHS London Chapter – reception for its members and their guests – February 2023

at the Royal Horseguard Hotel London

CCUK Lunar New Year Celebration – January 21, 2023

Venue: Cay Tre Hoxton, 301 Old Street, London EC1V 9LA, United Kingdom

Price: £30 per person

Capacity: 20 people, confirmed on first come first paid basis.

 

CCUK Young/ Recent Alums/ Current Students Holiday Drinks Party – December 8th, 2022

The Cornell Club of the United Kingdom invited all recent Cornell alumni and Cornell Study Abroad Students to a holiday evening White Cornellephant event at the pub! Drinks – pay as you go – and an optional small gift ~£15-20 (GIFT WRAPPED please) used for the White Elephant activity.

 

View our event photo album

Other Events:

Event: Details: Join Us:
London Symposiums Every few years CCUK hosts a symposium that brings together Cornell academics and high profile business leaders to discuss a range of relevant global issues.

Following our inaugural event in 2016 “Opportunities In A Time Of Disruption” we presented another event “INNOVATION. RESILIENCE. CHANGE.” which was held on 4th November 2022 at the Kimpton Fitzroy Hotel, featuring Cornell Leaders, Faculty and Alumni; and Global partners and distinguished speakers: ex-Unilever CEO Paul Polman, Barry Sherman, MP for Huddersfield, Rachel Riedl, Director of Cornell’s Mario Einaudi Center for International Studies,  Steve Israel, Director of the Cornell Jeb E. Brooks School of Public Policy and former US Congressman, Eswar Prasad, Senior Fellow at the Brooking Institute.

View our event photo album.
Ongoing Social Events From art museum visits to wine tasting events, alumni organised events in the UK. Please join Cornell’s mailing list, update your details to the UK, and/or join CCUK’s mailing list to ensure you receive notifications for this and other events.

Please email Katia Lin if you would like more information or have any ideas and are interested in collaborating on an event for alumni.

London’s Slope Day

In May, timed with Cornell’s Slope Day

While there aren’t many slopes in London, we aim to throw casual alumni drinks in London for those of us who want to continue celebrating one of Cornell’s defining traditions throughout the ages. Please join Cornell’s mailing list, update your details to the UK, and/or join CCUK’s mailing list to ensure you receive notifications for this and other events.
 Non-Reunion Reunion

June, timed with Cornell Reunion weekend

Timed with Cornell’s reunion, we throw an annual event to celebrate Alumni Reunions in London. All alumni welcome to join, especially those from reunion years that can’t make it back to the hill! Please join Cornell’s mailing list, update your details to the UK, and/or join CCUK’s mailing list to ensure you receive notifications for this and other events.

Email Katia Lin for more details.

New Student Send-Off

July/August

UK CAAAN volunteers and other Cornell alumni welcome new students and their families into the Big Red Family. We chat over refreshments and send off the new families with helpful information and contacts for their start at Cornell. Please email Mabel Lee if you are interested in joining us for this event.
International Spirit of Zinck’s Night

20th October

An international alumni event, Zinck’s night is a chance for alumni to come together and guaranteed to happen once a year on the 3rd Thursday of October, all around the world to celebrate the Cornell spirit. You can register here to join us for Zinck’s night in London
Thanksgiving Dinner

Late November

A long-standing Cornell London tradition, every year the Cornell Club hosts a Thanksgiving dinner to bring alumni together and remain connected to one of America’s finest traditions. Please join Cornell’s mailing list, update your details to the UK, and/or join CCUK’s mailing list to ensure you receive notifications for this and other events.
Christmas Gathering

Early December

This year we will be hosting London’s first Christmas gathering. Details TBD. Please reach out to Eunu Song if you’re interested in joining.

 

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