2009 Events

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Dinners for 6 Strangers 2009 - Saturday 8 August 2009,

Thursday 13 August 2009 or Saturday 15 August 2009

The "Dinner for 6 Strangers" in the UK is back by popular demand. Attend as a guest or host a dinner party of your own and partake in an old alumni tradition. UC alumni in California have been participating in the "Dinners for 12 Strangers" tradition for more than 40 years, bringing countless alumni, students, faculty, and staff together.

Team UC - British 10K, Sunday 12 July 2009

British 10K GroupThe UC Trust (UK) has booked 12 platinum places (minimum sponsorship £350 plus £40 sign up fee) on the British 10K for alumni who would like to run for the Allan Buch Memorial Scholarship Fund for students on the Education Abroad Program. Help students by supporting the Buch Fund. Let us know if you would like to run. It will be a fantastic day and a lot of fun.

4th of July, 2009 Celebration in Regents Park at Marylebone Green

Join us in celebrating US Independence Day with a potluck picnic in Regent's Park on Saturday, 4th of July. Festivities start 12 pm at Marylebone Green. Bring your own food/drinks and something "American" to share with others (ie. pigs in the blanket, corn dogs, brownies, cornbread...etc.). Event is open to all University of California Alumni and family/friends.

Melanie Woiwode Scholarship Fund Pub Quiz, Tuesday, 19 May 2009 at 8.00 pm, The Duke of Clarence, 148 Old Brompton Road, London SW5 0BE

To raise funds for Melanie's scholarship fund for students on the University of California Education Abroad Fund, please join us at a fun pub quiz on 19 May. If you can't join, please consider making a contribution on Melanie's Justgiving page.

Teams of up to 6, £60 per team entry fee or £10 per place (show up on the night). Prizes for the winners and raffle prizes too! The pub has great food - plan a fun evening with friends and support University of California students. Your £10 or £60 team payment is a contribution to Melanie's Scholarship Fund.

April 2012 - All UC Alumni Mexican Food Evening

UC alumni in London gathered for an evening of Mexican food, conversation and fun in April of 2012.

mexican food evening

"The Global Financial Crisis and its Effect on Real Estate, the Financial Markets and Entrepreneurial Finance"

UCLA Anderson Distinguished Speaker Series - London – 6.30 8.30 pm, Thursday 30 April 2009, venue Winston House, 3 Bedford Square, London WC1B 3RA

You are warmly invited to next UCLA Anderson's Distinguished Speaker Series event next Thursday with Professor Bill Cockrum and Sanjeev Patel. Bill Cockrum has won numerous teaching awards, including recognition as the top entrepreneurial professor in the nation in a survey conducted by Business Week in 1996. He has become a legend for a case-study entrepreneurial finance class he has taught for more than 20 years, teaching students the ins and outs of acquiring and sustaining the financing for organizations. Sanjeev C. Patel is a Principal of the privately owned CNG Family of Companies which is involved in the real estate (GroupSP & CNG Polska), retail (CNG) and business services (CNG Business Services) sectors.