Welcome to the Virtual Neighborhood: Chicago

Wednesday, September 23, 2020 | 6:30 pm-8:00 pm EST / 5:30pm - 7:00pm CST


Welcome to the (virtual) Neighborhood, UConn Grads! Are you moving to Chicago or new to the area? Then you're in the right place. Join us and gain insight from local Huskies on the best places to live, shop, dine, connect and more!

For the first portion of our event, join our panel full of UConn Alumni to learn more about the area and get to know what life is like in the heart of Chicago.

Following the panel, we'll host a happy hour event featuring all of our attendees along with our panelists. Bring your beverage of choice and come socialize with us!

Meet the Panel

Brian Atad
'97 (SFA)
Freelance Art Director &
Graphic Designer

Marty Horn
'73 (CLAS), '75 MA
Retired Marketing & Communications Professional

 Joe Jones
'05 (CLAS)
Senior Life Underwriter, Lincoln Financial Group

 Samantha Odyniec
'10 (CLAS)
Associate Attorney,
Foley & Mansfield

 Melissa Windover
'15 (CAHNR)
Regulatory Label Compliance Analyst, The Kraft Heinz Company

If you update your address during your registration by September 16th, 2020, we'll send you a UConn Alumni lanyard. It's our way of saying welcome to the UConn Alumni Family!

By registering and attending this event, you are eligible to participate for a chance to receive some UConn swag during the post-webinar Happy Hour! (Must be in attendance)



Questions? Please contact Josh Proulx, Director of Alumni Engagement via email.



UConn Foundation
Office of Alumni Relations
2390 Alumni Drive
Storrs, CT 06269
(860) 486-2240


Photographs taken at this event may be used in University and Foundation promotional and other materials.
NOTICE: The UConn Foundation solicits charitable contributions for the benefit of the University of Connecticut and is registered to do so in all states requiring registration. See our disclosure statement at www.foundation.uconn.edu/state-fundraising-notices.html.