1600 Grand Ave
St. Paul MN 55105
Macalester Alumni Connect in the City is October 3, 2013
Macalester's 4th annual evening of worldwide alumni events happened in 29 cities on October 3, 2013. MAC in the City (Macalester Alumni Connect in the City) is an opportunity for alumni, whether new to a region or lifelong residents, to meet each other, reflect upon their shared experiences cultivated by their education at Macalester, and share insights about the resources of their city.
MAC in the City events happened in the following cities. If you are interested in hosting a MAC in the City event in fall 2014, please contact Daymond Dean '91 at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Marlow's Tavern - Northlake Section
on the rooftop deck, 4156 La Vista Road, Tucker, Ga.
Host: Sarah Merkle '93
At the home of Carol Witzel Teitelman '72 in Pflugerville
Come for conversations, drinks, dessert, and merriment.
Host: Carol Witzel Teitelman '72
2nd floor, Mahatun Plaza, Ploenchit, Patumwan, Bangkok (right at the BTS Ploenchit skytrain station)
Host: Rangsarn Chanyavanich '93
4 Cambridge Center, Cambridge, Mass. · 617-714-4372
Hosts: Stephen Snider '10, Jey Moon '08, Nick Grondin '05, Alana Hedlund '05
& Marie Zemler Wu '99
Host: Andrea Heilman '02
At the home of Arnold "Arnie" Blumeyer '60
Hosts: Arnie Blumeyer '60 and Helen Rice '03
SIP/Southport & Irving
4000-4006 North Southport Ave, Chicago
Hosts: Adrian Moran '91
At the home of Kevin Ott '77
Hosts: Kevin Ott '77 and Ellen Toobin '13
At the home of Kim Cole '96
In Shaker Heights
Host: Kim Cole '96
- Dakar, Senegal
7:30 p.m. (Early Dinner)
The home of Cara Haberman '06 and Jed Fix '05
In Liberté 6 Extension near the Citydia, call to be let in.
Hosts: Cara Haberman '06 & Jed Fix '05
Blake Street Tavern
2301 Blake Street, a block north of Coors Field
Hosts: Erik Jackson '05 & Katrina Keil '02
- Eugene, Ore.
Falling Sky Brewing
1334 Oak Alley
Host: Andrea Hansen-Miller '08
Plat 99 at The Alexander
Join Mac alumni for drinks and/or dinner at Plat 99 at The Alexander, and enjoy funky art curated by the IMA in the heart of downtown.
Hosts: Alison Schumacher '97
Kings Place, 90 York Way
We've had to move the venue indoors due to forecast inclement weather, but the new place is a roomy, sophisticated bar/brasserie in the multi-use Kings Place building north of King's Cross station on York Way. Get there promptly as first-comers will not be sorry!
Hosts: Nathan Peters '99 & Russell Bradley-Cook '02
- Las Vegas
T-Bones Chophouse at Red Rock Casino & Spa
11011 W Charleston Blvd.
Hosts: Denitza Batchvarova ' 06
- Los Angeles
10939 Venice Blvd.
Hosts: Andreanna Ditton '96
- Lincoln, Nebraska
Mellow Mushroom Pizza
601 R Street, #110
Mellow Mushroom Pizza is located in Lincoln's revitalized Haymarket entertainment district, quickly becoming the area's newest hot spot.
Hosts: Erica Birky Rios '92
At the home of Karen Godshall '72.
Join us for conversation, drinks, and desserts.
Hosts: Karen Godshall '72
The home of Jenny Kehl '95 in downtown Milwaukee
Host: Jenny Kehl '95
- Minneapolis/St. Paul
Nye's Polonaise in the Private Dining Room,
112 E. Hennepin Ave., Minneapolis
Host: Tom Simonson '95, Rita Gehrenbeck '57, Brett Gemlo '78, Erin Sindberg Porter '00, Caroline Karanja '12 and Daymond Dean '91
- New Orleans
The Rivershack Tavern
3449 River Road, Jefferson, La.
Hosts: Broderick Grubb '73 & Deanna Vandiver '97
- New York City
Jadis Wine Bar
42 Rivington Street (Lower East Side)
Jadis is a beautiful bar that specializes in small plates and affordable French wines (they serve beer too). Happy Hour with $4-5 drinks until 7 p.m.
Hosts: Alex James '09, Blythe Austin '08 & Claire Hipkens '09
6:30 p.m. (by 9 p.m., progress to Chinatown Night Market)
The Trestle Inn
339 N 11th Street
Hosts: Megumi Kanada '08, Michael Skoien '73, Lucy Dinsmore '03 & Jignasha Pandya '08
- Portland, Ore.
The Lucky Lab
1945 NW Quimby St.
Hosts: Lesly Sanocki '90
- San Francisco
620 Jones Street (three blocks west of Union Square)
Note: Jones' outdoor bars only accept cash.
Hosts: Julie Lehnhoff Zhu '97, Christopher Morgan '97, Jerry Darko '05, Neale Miller '72, Phuong Quach '98, Bernd Verst '09 & David Wick '91
Ship Canal Grill
3218 Eastlake Ave E
Hosts: Martins Blum '05, Firat Taydas '92, Martin Mudry '09, Ardis Burr '97, Jess Hasken '07, Anna Dudek Ross '99, Katie Benziger '99 & Edward West '95
Brewekz at Clark Quay Riverside Point
Host: Joshua Kramer '97
- St. Louis
Rooftop Terrace Bar at the Moonrise Hotel in Delmar Loop
6177 Delmar in The Loop
Host: Rei Nakamura '03
- Washington, D.C.
1606 20th Street NW, Washington, D.C. (The closest metro stop is Dupont)
Hosts: Andrea Lynn Johnson '06, Sarah Rossmann Deschamps '88, Susan Greif '75, Michael Melamed '06, Jeanne Miller '08, Richard Shumann '88, and Emily Tuck '90
For more information, contact Daymond Dean '91 at email@example.com.