Regional Events & Socials

UIS Coming to a City Near You

We invite UIS alumni and friends to join us as we gather across the country. These events are a great opportunity to network and learn.

Houston Meet & Eat
Houston, Texas | Thursday, February 14, 2019
11:30am-1:30pm

Alumni and friends are invited to join Chancellor Susan J. Koch for a special luncheon featuring internationally renowned Lincoln scholar Dr. Michael Burlingame. RSVP online today or call 217.206.6058. Reservations are requested by February 6.

Brennan’s of Houston
3300 Smith Street
Houston, TX 77006

* Lunch and valet parking will be provided

Dallas Meet & Eat
Dallas, Texas | Friday, February 15, 2019
11:30am-1:30pm

Alumni and friends are invited to join Chancellor Susan J. Koch for a special luncheon featuring internationally renowned Lincoln scholar Dr. Michael Burlingame. RSVP online today or call 217.206.6058. Reservations are requested by February 6.

Dallas Chop House
1717 Main Street
Dallas, TX 75201

* Lunch and valet parking will be provided 

Spring Training Baseball
Mesa, Arizona | Sunday, March 3, 2019

Spring Training Baseball | Chicago Cubs vs. Chicago White Sox

11:05am Gates Open | 12:15pm Lunch | 1:05pm Game Time

Be our guest for fun and socializing with fellow alumni and friends over traditional ball park fare in a laid-back atmosphere. Registration for this event has sold out. If you would like to inquire about being added to our waitlist you can can call 217.206.6058 or email eventrsvp@uis.edu.

Sloan Park
2330 W. Rio Salado Parkway
Mesa, AZ 85201

Naples Network & Learn
Naples, Florida | Wednesday, March 20, 2019
5:30-7:30pm

Alumni and friends are invited to join Chancellor Susan J. Koch for a special evening featuring internationally renowned Lincoln scholar Dr. Michael Burlingame. RSVP online today or call 217.206.6058. Reservations are requested by March 11.

Naples Bay Resort
1500 Fifth Avenue South
Naples, FL 34102

St. Louis, Missouri | Saturday, June 1, 2019

Mark your calendar for a St. Louis Cardinals vs. Chicago Cubs baseball game in Busch Stadium. Stay tuned for more details.

Chicago, Illinois | Sunday, June 9, 2019

Mark your calendar for a Chicago Cubs vs. St. Louis Cardinals baseball game in Wrigley Field. Stay tuned for more details.

Washington, DC | Wednesday, June 20, 2019
6-8pm

Alumni and friends are invited to join Chancellor Susan J. Koch for a special evening featuring internationally renowned Lincoln scholar Dr. Michael Burlingame. RSVP via phone at 217.206.6058 or by email at eventrsvp@uis.edu.

La Vie
88 District Square SW, 5th Floor
Washington, DC 20024


Highlights from 2018 Travels

Naples, Florida

The Chat with the Chancellor event was held on Thursday, February 15 at The Club at Naples Bay Resort in Naples, FL. Thank you to all who attended and participated in our lively Q&A session with Chancellor Susan J. Koch and moderator Burks Oakley.

Chancellor Koch, Burks Oakley and Jeff Lorber  Speakers action shot

Mesa, Arizona

The Spring Training Baseball outing was held on Saturday, March 10 at Sloan Park in Mesa, Arizona. UIS alumni and friends were able to socialize and enjoy the Chicago Cubs vs. Chicago White Sox game. View our Facebook photo album.

Arizona Collage

Chicago, Illinois

The Chat with the Chancellor event was held on Thursday, April 5 at The Metropolitan Club in Chicago, IL. Thank you to all who attended and participated in our lively Q&A session with Chancellor Susan J. Koch and alumni moderator Jamaal Hollins. View our Facebook photo album.

Chicago Chat with the Chancellor Photo Collage

Washington, DC

The Chat with the Chancellor event was held on Thursday, June 7 at The City Club of Washington in Washington, DC. Thank you to all who attended and participated in our lively Q&A session with Chancellor Susan J. Koch and alumni moderator Syma Mendelsohn. View our Facebook photo album, and watch a highlight reel video of our time in DC!

Photo collage

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