U-M Seattle

January Networking Happy Hour at Old Stove Brewing

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!

Remembering Gretchen Ilgenfritz

Gretchen Ilgenfritz

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.

Amazon Smile

Amazon Smile

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.

Seattle Club Wins Outstanding 2019 Club Award for Region 5

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!