LGBT Post-Pride Mixer at the Yale Club of NYC

Co-sponsored by DGALA.

WHEN: Tuesday, June 26, 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
WHERE: The Yale Club of NYC, 50 Vanderbilt Ave, Tap Room (3rd Floor)

COST: $40 cash at door, $20 for current students
RSVP: Required here.

Catch up with old friends and meet new ones in the Yale Club’s beautiful Tap Room (3rd Floor), at the 7th annual mixer. Enjoy an open bar of beer, wine and soda–and a spectacular table of delicious hors d’oeuvres (including a 3′ tall chocolate fondue fountain)–while you mingle. An elegant evening and a great way to end Pride Month.

Family and Estate Planning for Gay and Lesbian Couples in NYC

Wednesday, May 23, 6:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Planning Center for Professionals, 2 Park Ave., Suite 300 (btwn 32n and 33rd), in NYC

COST: Free
RSVP: Required here by May 23 at noon.

Join us for another seminar on financial planning for lesbian and gay couples. This time we will discuss family and estate planning with a focus on the needs of couples with children or planning for children. Speaking on insurance and education savings plans will be FFR/Princeton BTGALA’s Shawn Cowls, and on legal issues will be Anthony M. Brown. There will be ample time for questions and answers and drinks following the presentations.

All-Ivy LGBT Spring Fever Bash in NYC

Co-sponsored by DGALA.

WHEN: Wednesday, April 18, 8:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.
WHERE:  The Ritz (upstairs), 369 W 46th St (Between 8th and 9th Avenues) in NYC 

COST: $5 admission, cash bar, happy hour prices 8:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
RSVP: Requested here.

We’re returning to the Ritz in Hell’s Kitchen after a tremendous turnout for our end of year bash! Come treat your spring fever with a special let your hair down event. We’re taking over the upstairs lounge of the Ritz again and look forward to a great crowd. The stair way is just to the right as you come into the Ritz. Come early and stay late as we celebrate spring!

DGALA Chicago Happy Hour

WHEN: Wednesday, Apr. 18, 5:30 – 7:30 p.m.
WHERE: Downtown Bar and Lounge, 440 N. State Street, Chicago, IL

COST: No charge, pay for your own drinks.
RSVP: Requested, but not required here.

We’ll be kicking off this summer’s DGALA events in Chicago with a mid-week happy hour at Downtown. If you know other DGALA alumni who live in Chicago, please forward this event to them.

Professor Jeff Sharlet to speak at Annual DGALA Mini-Reunion

Professor Jeff Sharlet, the recipient of The International Gay and Lesbian Human Rights Commission’s 2011 Outspoken Award and the National Lesbian and Gay Journalists Association’s 2011 Excellence in Journalism Award for Excellence in Feature Writing, will be the featured speaker at DGALA’s annual mini-reunion in Hanover. The mini-reunion will take place Friday, June 15 and Saturday, June 16 and will also include our annual breakfast with the President of the College, a private tour of the Hood Museum and a cocktail reception. Dorm housing is available but extremely limited this year — if you are interested, please email us ASAP.