Executive MBA Reunion
Come connect and celebrate with friends at your Executive MBA class reunion
THURSDAY, MAY 16
6 - 8 p.m. | Thursday Night Drinking Club | Rock Bottom
Start the weekend off right with classmates and friends at this all-reunion event that takes you back to Pub Night and TNDC.
FRIDAY, MAY 17
11 a.m. - Noon | Executive MBA Welcome Reception | Sheraton Hotel
Meet your fellow Executive MBA classmates and graduates at the Sheraton Hotel.
11:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. | Management Conference | Sheraton Hotel and Gleacher
Invigorate your thinking at the 61st annual Management Conference. Immerse yourself in spirited debate and rigorous inquiry into the big issues that transform our world.
6 - 11:30 p.m. | Alumni Celebration | Navy Pier
Join fellow classmates and alumni for the 18th annual Alumni Celebration, a joyous party reveling in friendships old and new. Celebrate everything Chicago Booth!
6 - 7 p.m. | Executive MBA Reception and Outstanding Ambassador Award Presentation | Navy Pier
Please join your fellow executive MBA alumni for a special reception honoring this year's Outstanding XP Ambassador.
SATURDAY, MAY 18
8 a.m. | Alumni/Student Golf Outing | Ruffled Feathers
Engage with the next generation of Booth graduates out on the fairway. A championship-caliber course, Ruffled Feathers is one of the finest par threes in Illinois and only 30 minutes from downtown.
9 & 10 a.m. | Campus Tours | Campus
Reminisce and see how much has changed since you left Hyde Park with a tour of campus. Alumni are encouraged to bring family, especially children considering the next step in their education.
11 a.m. | Mayfest | Harper Center
Raise a stein and enjoy a smorgasbord of German fare as Booth transforms into Bavaria in this family-friendly afternoon. Afterward, take a tour of Harper Center. See Booth's extensive art collection and inspired architecture.
12:05 p.m. | Cubs vs. Mets | Wrigley Field
Sing "Take me out to the Ballgame" while savoring a loaded Chicago hot dog as the Cubbies take on the Metropolitans at the iconic ivy-covered Wrigley Field.
6:30 p.m. | EMBA Reunion Dinner | Gleacher Center
Toast to fond memories with your fellow classmates. Enjoy elegant cocktails and nosh on delicious fare as you catch up with friends, sharing fond memories and trading stories of your time at Booth.
10 p.m. - 1 a.m. | Reunion After-Party | House of Blues
All are invited to close out the RECONNECT weekend with a post-reunion party hosted by the class of 1988 at the House of Blues in the historic Marina City complex on the Chicago River. Enjoy drinks, food, and music from Love Handles, led by Todd Warnock, '88.
Executive MBA Committee
- Stewart Foley, XP-72
- Jim Oberweis, XP-72
- Kyle Yin, XP-72
- Sandeep Bhalerao, XP-77
- Chetan Joshi, XP-77
- Lawrence Low, AXP-7
- Sara McVey, XP-77
- Erika Williams, XP-77
- Jennifer Bowman, XP-81
- Dan Carroll, XP-81
- Suzanne EL-Moursi, XP-81
- Craig Fichtelberg, XP-81
There are a variety of public transit options that can be used to travel through the Chicago area. We will also be offering a RECONNECT shuttle service that will provide transportation through campus and to and from all downtown hotels and events.
Shuttle service will be available throughout the weekend of RECONNECT. Shuttles will be clearly marked with RECONNECT signage and all stops will be designated. Detailed schedules will be available closer to the event. There will be no shuttle service on Thursday.
Flash Cab Service
Flash Cab Service can provide wheelchair-accessible cabs. The waiting time is approximately 30 minutes to an hour.
Yellow Cab Service
800.RENTACAR or 800.736.8222
Go Airport Express
Shuttles run from airports to downtown Chicago.
Shuttles run from airports to Hyde Park.
Chicago Transit Authority
Public transportation, including buses and trains.
Commuter train service between suburbs and downtown.
Visiting the University/Campus Maps
Maps of Chicago, Hyde Park, and campus are available at maps.uchicago.edu. Also available are driving directions and details on campus buildings and the University of Chicago Hospital.