A former member of the U.S. International Figure Skating Team, bioengineer Kakani Katija now studies the graceful movements of life below the surface. Join her for a fascinating look at one of the least explored ecosystems on our planet — the ocean’s midwaters — and learn how its inhabitants could lead to breakthroughs in bio-inspired design.
The Seattle Club has been selling unique Michigan in Seattle T-shirts for the past few years and is looking for an exciting new design for 2020!
We have many local alums who look forward each fall to the unveiling of a new design, and we don’t want to disappoint them.
Have any ideas for a new design? Any graphic design skills? Please drop Michael Roberto a note at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Come on down to Buckley’s in Belltown to watch Michigan Basketball. We’ll be playing the Buckeyes!
The Seattle Union Gospel Mission provides extensive 360-degree support and recovery services for homeless men, women, and children throughout King County. The downtown Men’s Shelter is located in an historic building near Pioneer Square. It’s what most people think of when they hear the words “Union Gospel Mission.”
Join us at Optimism Brewing for a fun evening of Euchre with fellow Wolverines!
The University of Michigan Club of Seattle invites you to our fourth monthly Networking Happy Hour at Old Stove Brewing Co. in Pike Place Market! Come and join your fellow local Michigan Alumni at a casual networking event.
Old Stove Brewing Co. serves up Market-made craft beer and delicious fare with a great waterfront view at the Marketfront location. This will be a monthly recurring event - see you there!
We are sad to report that Gretchen Ilgenfritz, an active member of our U-M Seattle Club Scholarship Committee for thirty-five years, passed away on October 9th, 2019. Her obit in The Seattle Times can be found here. She is survived by her husband Bob, also a U-M alum, who represented the Seattle Club on the West Coast U-M alumni board for many years.
Now you have a new way to support your local alumni club – and it won’t cost you a dime! Just sign up for Amazon Smile, and select the University of Michigan Club of Seattle as the organization you’re supporting. Form then on, every time you purchase something at smile.amazon.com, you’ll pay the same low price you would have otherwise, but a portion of your payment will go to our club! What could be easier! And the additional revenue will contribute to fulfilling our club’s mission.
The U-M Club of Seattle has been selected by the Alumni Association to receive one of its 2019 Outstanding Club Awards! Every year clubs compete against others of similar sizes for these awards. In addition to a groovy banner, our club will receive an extra $500 for the year to help fund even more outstanding events for our local alums. Thanks to all of our board members, friends of the board, and great local members for helping to make us the Outstanding Club for the year in “Region” 5!
The University of Michigan Club of Seattle is now on Instagram! Follow us at @MichiganAlumniSeattle. We’re looking for some fun Michigan related photos or videos to feature on our account - please feel free to DM us or hashtag #GoBlueSeattle with any content you’d be willing to share!