Saturday 26 May 2018


WE ARE Weekend
Jun 1 @ 10:00 am – Jun 3 @ 11:00 am
Penn State Alumni Association is hosting from June 1st to 3rd We Are Weekend, a celebration for all Penn Staters. Penn State’s 50th class, the Class of 1968 will be honored. Registration is now open! Registration includes facility tours, a concert on the HUB laws, Dueling Lions Piano Bar, an ice cream social and more.
To learn more or register, please click on the link below.
Big Ten Day @ the Jersey Shore
Jun 9 @ 3:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Come join us for our Annual B1G Day at the Jersey Shore on Saturday, June 9th from 3:00 – 8:00 pm at Bar Anticipation (Bar-A) ( ) at 703-5 Sixteenth Avenue, Lake Como, NJ 07719. (732-681-7422 ).

In conjunction with the Central NJ Chapter and Purdue Alumni Club of New Jersey, we are sponsoring this fun day at the Jersey shore with your fellow Big Ten Alumni. This is a rain or shine event.

By purchasing a wristband, it allows you to participate in the unlimited BBQ kicking off at 3:30PM and ending at 7:30PM. It includes: Hot Dogs, Hamburgers, Cheeseburgers, Potato and Macaroni Salads, Corn on the Cob, Baked Beans, and Watermelon.

You will receive a souvenir Big Ten cup that will enable you to get specials/reduced prices on drinks. Beverages served at a cash bar. If you bring your Big Ten cup from last year, you can purchase a discounted wristband for $13, all other wristbands will cost $15.

As for Entertainment, Bar Anticipation provides DJ and MC entertainment throughout the event. We will have fun Big Ten giveaways as well.

Show your B1G pride by wearing your college colors to the event.

All guests attending the Alumni-Reunion events must be 21 years of age with 2 valid forms of identification.

All net proceeds will be donated to Penn State’s Dance Marathon – THON (

To RSVP or learn more about this event, please click on the link below.
Walk for a Cure
Jun 16 @ 8:00 am
Our Chapter will participating in a walk/run for a cure on June 16th at 8A.M. at Hilltop Reservation in Verona. The cost of registration is $25. 100% of the proceeds directly go to Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center to fight Lung Cancer.  If you’re interested in joining the Penn State team, please contact our Philanthropy Chair, Bill Gleason, at
To learn more about the walk, please click on the link below.
Freshmen Send Off Picnic
Jul 29 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

The Penn State Northern New Jersey Alumni Chapter welcomes you! Every year, we hold a picnic for incoming freshmen and their families. It is scheduled for Sunday, July 29, 2018 and the program will start at 1:00 pm at Knoll Park in Parsippany. There will be food, giveaways, raffles, fun, and a chance to meet and greet your fellow Nittany Lions from the Northern NJ area. This event is free for students and parents/guardians. We also will be presenting our Scholarship winners! In addition, current students and alumni will be there to formulate breakout groups and to speak.
Invites will be sent via email to all incoming students in June.

Our Chapter will be collecting new school supplies for the 1st Cerebral Palsy Center of NJ, which is located in Belleville. These school supplies will help students kick off the school year. Donations of unused pens, pencils, markers, notebooks, glue, construction paper, tape, and backpacks would be appreciated.

We will have a large donation box at the picnic to place your donations in.

Continue to check back for more information.

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