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2017 Oxford in North America Events

Monday, February 20, 2017

2017 Oxford in North America Events Good news for any of our alumni who matriculated through Oxford University: there will be three alumni events organised by the University this April in Los Angeles, Palo Alto (Silicon Valley) and New York. Some invitations have already been sent out directly from the University.

Tuesday 4 April, Los Angeles, CA

Drinks reception for all alumni and friends of the University with the new Vice-Chancellor.
6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
The Los Angeles Country Club
10101 Wilshire Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA 90024
$40 per person
Register now

Wednesday 5 April, Palo Alto, CA

Drinks reception for all alumni and friends of the University with the new Vice-Chancellor.
6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Garden Court Hotel
520 Cowper Street
Palo Alto, CA 94301
$40 per person
Register now

Saturday 8 April, New York, NY

Academic Program

11:45 am – 1:30 pm Luncheon hosted by the Vice-Chancellor

2:00 pm – 3:15 pm The Global Economy in the New Political Reality featuring Michelle Clayman, CFA (St Anne’s College, 1972), Founder, Managing Partner & Chief Investment Officer of New Amsterdam Partners LLC; Neil Simpkins (Lady Margaret Hall, 1984), Senior Managing Director at Blackstone, and other notable Oxonians.

3:45 pm – 5:15 pm Shakespeare’s First Folio - the Most Influential Secular Book in the History of the World? featuring Richard Ovenden, Bodley’s Librarian, Sir Jonathan Bate, Provost of Worcester College and Emma Smith, Professor of Shakespeare Studies at Hertford College.

The Hilton Midtown
1335 Avenue of the Americas, between 53rd & 54th Streets
New York, NY 10019
$75 per person
Register now

For more information or to register your interest, please email the North America Office, Alumni Events.

Hotel accommodations

Oxford University North America Office have secured a room block at the Hilton with a rate of $329 per night. You can make a Hilton reservation online or to benefit from the tax-exempt status of the North American Office, please email the North America Office.


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