Tuesday, September 29, 2009

Big 10 Happy Hour - Wednesday, Sept. 30th

The annual awards are presented at the NAA Leadership Symposium to Clubs recognized for certain areas of achievement, such as event programming, membership, communications, finances, scholarship, etc. For the SEFL Club to win "Club of the Year" for 2008 is a great honor because this is an award for overall excellence out of all the NU Clubs!!!

The Club's trophy will be at the Big 10 Happy Hour displayed in all its glory!!! Hope you will be there (wearing purple) to raise a toast to our Club's win! The Big 10 Happy hour details are below.

Way to go Wildcats!!!

Toni Kissel, Esq.

President - NU Club of Southeast Florida


Date: Wednesday, September 30, 2009

Time: 5: 00 p.m.- 9:30 p.m. ***

Location: Morton's Steakhouse in Fort Lauderdale, Florida
(500 East Broward Blvd) SW corner of Broward Blvd. & Federal Hwy. For more directions go to www.mortons.com/fortlauderdale/

or questions contact Toni at SEFLPresident@alumni.northwestern.edu

***Happy Hour prices start at 5:00 PM for specially priced beer, wine, spirits and Bar Bites and end at 7:00pm.

Look forward to seeing all of the Big Ten alums again after a long summer!

(As of today's date because the Club year is just beginning. Watch for more events!)

Saturday, October 3, 2009 NU Wildcats v. Purdue Boilermakers Game watch! Noon (12PM, Bru's Room Grill in Coconut Creek. http://www.brusroom.com & click on directions for location. NU alums had a great time last year game watching with Purdue. New friendships were made!

To keep up with NU Wildcats sports go to

Sunday, October 4, 2009 is the 2nd Annual Big Ten Alumni Golf Challenge at Boca Country Club. (72 people attended last year) Following the tournament join the group for a chicken and ribs buffet dinner at the "The Grille on Congress" a few blocks away, for prizes, drinks and dinner.

You and friends can play in this "4-person Scramble" outing. Everyone, whether they play or not, are welcome to attend the dinner afterwards. Golf is $50 & Buffet dinner is $25, inc. tax & tip. Cocktail Hour at 5:30pm. Dinner @ 6PM. Please email or call Doug Maran at illinoisalumni @ yahoo.com

Boca Country Club - 17751 Boca Club Blvd. Boca Raton

Directions: Just north of Clint Moore and west of Congress, (entrance across from Costco). From the south, take I-95 to Yamato west. Turn right at the light at Congress. Just past Clint Moore, turn left at the light at Boca Club Blvd. Drop your bag and park; From the north, take I-95 to Atlantic west, Congress south, right on BCB.. From turnpike - From the south, exit on Glades east to Jog. Go north to Yamato east. Then Congress north to BCB. From north, exit at Atlantic east; take Congress south; take a right at BCB.

"The Grille on Congress" 5101 Congress Ave. Boca Raton

Directions: On the NW corner of Yamato and Congress. From the Boca CC, turn right on Congress. Travel approx. three blocks south and just before Yamato, take a right into restaurant parking lot.

October 2009 6:30p.m. SEFL Club Annual Board Meeting! This is the largest and most important board meeting of the Club's year. Meet your fellow alums. Exact date and location will be announced. For questions contact Toni at SEFLPresident @ alumni.northwestern.edu


March 27, 2010 (Saturday) Jersey Boys Broadway Musical Kravis Center, West Palm Beach, Florida Tickets $83.00 This is the NU Club's annual theatre group event with Illinois Club. (For those of you who missed them at the Broward Center last year, it was a wonderful performance.) Deadline to send checks to Doug Maran, Illinois President** is January 25, 2010* Pre-dinner is separate & location TBA.

**To order "Jersey Boys" tickets or register for golf, please contact Doug Maran, President, Illinois Alumni Club, 1201 SW 141 Ave. #104, Pembroke Pines, FL 33027. Email: illinoisalumni @ yahoo.com for questions.

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