2017 Student Send-Off Beach Party

2017 Student Send-Off Beach Party

Saturday, August 12, 2017, 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Barney’s Beanery Redondo Beach Pier

Come on out for the Student Send-Off Beach Party. It’s our summer beach party to celebrate area students heading off to UI this fall.

ALL ARE INVITED: students, parents, families, friends, IOWA Club members, fans, and supporters of all things Hawkeye!

LOCATION:  Barney’s Beanery Redondo Beach Pier

100 Fisherman’s Wharf

Redondo Beach, CA 90277



For our party, we’ve reserved Barney’s outdoor patio–it literally overlooks the beach.


Free finger food buffet compliments of our LA Hawkeye partner Barney’s Beanery

For-purchase beverages and food from Barney’s menu

PARKING: Pay parking is available in parking ramps and at street parking meters.


Send us an e-mail at laiowaclub@gmail.com to let us know you’re coming.

What makes being a Hawkeye so special? Like they always say, “Once a Hawkeye, always a Hawkeye.” This marks our 3rd annual Student Send-Off.

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Big Ten Club Summer Mixer at Sony Studios

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Summer Mixer at Sony Studios in Culver City

Thursday, July 20, 2017, 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Grab your friends and join the Big Ten Club for an evening of mingling, networking and Happy Hour fun at Sony.

Enjoy your first beverage on us and discount pricing for food and additional drinks. Studio Tours are also available at a special event price just for us.

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Iowa By The Sea Picnic coming August 12, 2017


Save the Date

117th Annual Iowa By the Sea Picnic

Saturday, August 12, 2017,  10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Venue: Berth 87, Battleship Iowa, Los Angeles Harbor

250 Harbor Blvd, San Pedro, CA

All Iowans and individuals who love Iowa are invited to attended this family-oriented, alcohol-free picnic. Featuring  a catered barbeque, entertainment TBD, door prizes, Iowa memorabilia, a silent auction, free Iowa and California stuff, and adult and children’s activities.


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Big Ten Club 2017 Person of the Year Luncheon

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2017 Person of the Year Luncheon



Illinois’ Rashard Mendenhall



2017 Member of the Year Neil Lavick

University of Minnesota Alumnus


Saturday, June 24, 12:00 – 3:00 p.m.


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Alumni Career Webinar: Wednesday, June 7, 2017


Wednesday, June 7, 2017, 5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. Pacific time

“Cracking the New Job Market”

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Would you like to move ahead in your current position or transition to an entirely new field? The University of Iowa Alumni Association is pleased to offer a FREE career development webinar series to take your career to the next level! Join national experts each week to receive valuable career tips and strategies on topics such as personal branding, social media, and crafting the perfect elevator pitch. To participate, all you need is a computer and an Internet connection! The next weekly webinar is:

Wednesday, June 7, 2017, 5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. Pacific time

“Cracking the New Job Market”

Forget everything you think you know about landing a well-paid job—the rules have changed forever. Yes, how to find professional work once seemed clear and unwavering: capture career highlights in a resume, practice answers to standard interview questions, and do lots of face-to-face networking. Unfortunately, that way of doing things is now outdated. It doesn’t matter if you are new grad or an experienced professional you’ll learn insights and strategies in this webinar that will serve you for the rest of your career.
You will learn how to:

    • Gather information on what a prospective employer finds important
    • Emphasize those skills, accomplishments, and qualities in tailored resumes and interview answers
    • Identify the intersection between personal talents and what the marketplace needs
    • Unlock the networking power of social media
    • Negotiate the best possible offer Enlightening and practical, this myth-busting book delivers seven powerful rules for landing a great job—even in a difficult economy

Join William to master these and many other tricks in a new game where the rules aren’t quite as clear-cut as they once were. Winning, after all, means your success as a professional.
Presenter: William Holland

Bill is an award-winning college professor, business executive, and author of four books on career management. He’s worked with outstanding companies such as PepsiCo, Chase Manhattan Bank, Andersen Consulting, Right Management and the University of Pennsylvania.
Bill understands the path from college to career and has worked with thousands of students and parents to help them realize the promise of a college education. He attended Michigan State University on a football scholarship and received his PhD from there as well.
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