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ALUMNI EVENTS

March 2, 2010
SATURDAY, MARCH 6

"Something Blue" screening event, 7-10 p.m.

The Wit Hotel, 201 N. State St., Chicago

Cocktail reception, hosted beer and wine bar and light hors d'oeuvres, $60 per person (limited seating for 120 attendees).

Join the Drake Chicago Advisory Board along with other alumni and friends for a screening of secret clips of the documentary-style film "Something Blue," which follows a couple through ups and downs as they plan their wedding. There also will be a brief question and answer session with the Drake alumni who directed and starred in the production:

  • Sean Gannon, FA'91, director
  • Kate Mortimer Kreissl, FA'03, actor
  • Mike Kreissl, FA'02, actor

RSVP online by Friday, March 5, at http://www.drake.edu/alumni or call the Office of Alumni and Parent Relations at 515-271-3152.



MARCH 11-14 -- SAVE THE DATE


2010 MVC Women’s Basketball Tournament

Family Arena, St. Charles, MO

Show you’re true blue by cheering on the Bulldogs as they battle for another MVC basketball championship.



Pre-game reception (Thursday, March 11, or Friday, March 12)


Three-and-a half hours before tip-off

Sheraton Westport Tower, 900 Westport Plaza

Team send-off

Sheraton Westport Tower lobby, two hours before tip-off

Join fellow Bulldogs for a team send-off and pep rally in the Sheraton Westport lobby approximately 2 hours before tip-off on consecutive game days.

Note: Once Drake has completed participation in the tournament, any subsequent events will be canceled.



Tickets and hotel information


For tournament tickets, call 515-271-DOGS. For information on hotel accommodations at the Sheraton Westport in St. Louis, visit www.starwoodmeeting.com/Book/drakeuniversity10.

Questions? Call the Office of Alumni and Parent Relations at 515-271-3152 or send an e-mail to john.brown@drake.edu.

THURSDAY, MARCH 4 

2010 MVC Men’s Basketball Tournament

Scottrade Center, St. Louis

Join fellow Bulldog fans in supporting the Drake men’s basketball team at the MVC basketball tournament.



Pre-game reception, 3 p.m.


J. Bucks, 1000 Clark Ave., St. Louis

Game, 6:05 tip-off

Tickets

For tournament tickets, call 515-271-DOGS.

Visit www.godrakebulldogs.com starting for pairings.

 

Questions? Call the Office of Alumni and Parent Relations at 515-271-3152 or send an e-mail to john.brown@drake.edu.