Countdown to Convocation: Wine Tasting & Networking Etiquette


Registration for this event is now closed. Please contact the Office of Alumni Relations for further information, 312-503-7609. 

Thursday, March 6
6:30 - 8:30 PM

Join us for an evening of wine tasting with McCormick and Schmick's master sommelier, and networking consultant Mary Paskell ( KSM ‘92) and learn about:

  • Getting beyond the label; what to look for when ordering wine
  • Having fun with your selection and what you are tasting
  • Best practices for networking in the presence of alcohol
  • Balancing your cocktail with conversation and make the most of networking at social events 
Heavy appetizers and wine during the tasting will be provided as well as one glass during the networking reception following the presentations (to encourage the practice of your newly acquired skills!)

Cash bar available for additional consumption.

This event is geared toward recent graduates (Class of 2011, 2012, 2013) and the Class of 2014.