About Us

Officers:
President – Kathy Thorpe '05
Vice President – Nathan Savir '09
Treasurer – George Fong *10
Secretary – Jennifer Yeh-Wannenmacher '01
Alumni Schools Committee Co-Chairs – Kenneth Chen '87 and Wanli Li *07
Book Award Committee Co-Chairs – Dominic Notario '03 and Griffith Jones '80
Princeton Women’s Network Co-Chairs – Mehvesh Mumtaz Ahmed *02 *10 and Vippy Wong ‘04
Young Alumni Committee Chair – Cameron White '14 and John Votta '12
Membership & Communications Committee Chair – Evan Thorpe '05
Community Service Committee Co-Chairs – Nathan Savir '09 and Laura Yue Bai '10
Graduate Alumni Committee Co-Chairs – Harold Kim *93 and George Fong *10
Parents Committee Chair - Gerald Dennig '81
Social Media Committee – Eunice Chan '12
Ivy Ball Committee Chair – Christy Fung '15
To reach any of our officers, please contact us at: princetonclubhk@gmail.com

Sunday, November 28, 2010

PCHK Holiday Drinks -- Friday, December 10, 2010

Greetings everyone!

Our annual Holiday Drinks will be held this FRIDAY, December 10 outside of G-Bar on the top level of IFC Mall. Come celebrate, relax and have a drink with us as we kick off the holiday season!

Date: Friday, December 10, 2010
Time: 8:00-10:00pm
Location: Lounge seating outside G-Bar, IFC Podium 4 (on the Four Seasons side of the roof of the mall)

While G-Bar offers delicious cocktails and snacks, because the lounge seating is a public area, you should also feel free to bring along any favorite drinks or food. Rumor has it that Jeff Zielinski will be bringing a magnum of Bordeaux!

We are looking forward to see old and new friends at the last PCHK gathering of 2010 as we prepare to ring in the new year!

Your PCHK Officers

P.S. Going forward, we plan to hold our monthly Happy Hours on the 1st Friday of every month, so stay tuned for information on future events.

Monday, November 8, 2010

PCHK Happy Hour -- FRIDAY, November 12, 2010

Greetings everyone!

Our next Happy Hour will be held this FRIDAY at DiVino in Central. Come celebrate, relax and have a drink with us as we enjoy the cool autumn weather among friends!

Date: Friday, November 12, 2010
Time: 8:00-10:00pm
Location: DiVino, Shop 1, G/F, 73 Wyndham Street Central, 2167.8883‎

As always, friends are welcome. Please give Kathy '05  (9082.9380) or Evan '05 (9082.9381) a call if you have any questions.

See you on Friday!

Your PCHK Officers

P.S. Going forward, we plan to hold our monthly Happy Hours on the 1st Friday of every month, so stay tuned for information on future events.

Tuesday, September 28, 2010

PCHK Happy Hour -- FRIDAY, October 1, 2010

Greetings everyone!

Our next Happy Hour will be held this FRIDAY at The Globe in Central. Everyone's first drink will be happy hour priced. Come celebrate, relax and have a drink with us as we enjoy the National Day holiday with great company!

Date: Friday, October 1, 2010
Time: 8:00-10:00pm
Location: The Globe, 45-53 Graham Street (near Hollywood Road), Central, 2543.1941‎

As always, friends are welcome. Please give Kathy '05  (9082.9380) or Evan '05 (9082.9381) a call if you have any questions.

See you on Friday!

Your PCHK Officers

P.S. Going forward, we plan to hold our monthly Happy Hours on the 1st Friday of every month, so stay tuned for information on future events.

Saturday, September 18, 2010

Reception and Dinner for Provost Christopher L. Eisgruber '83 – Nov. 1, 2010

The Princeton Club of Hong Kong
cordially invites you to attend a
Reception and Dinner to welcome
Christopher L. Eisgruber '83, Provost and
Laurance S. Rockefeller Professor of Public Affairs in the
Woodrow Wilson School and the University Center for Human Values.

The provost is the president's general deputy and is the University's chief academic and budgetary officer. Provost Eisgruber has played a leading role in the development of Princeton's international initiatives. To read more about him, please visit the Office of the Provost's webpage.


The China Club
13/F, The Old Bank of China Building
Bank Street, Central, Hong Kong
on
Monday, November 1, 2010
Reception - 6:45 - 7:30 p.m.
Dinner and Presentation - 7:30 -10:00 p.m.

HK$400 per person
Please make a check payable to "The Princeton Club of Hong Kong" and send to:
Gerald Dennig, Kingsbridge Ltd., 30/F, Entertainment Building
30 Queen's Road Central, Central, Hong Kong

Business attire; orange and black encouraged.

Please click here to RSVP.
For more information, please email us.

Wednesday, August 18, 2010

Princeton Club of Hong Kong's Annual Dinner

Dear Tigers,

We are very excited to invite all of you to the Princeton Club of Hong Kong's Annual Dinner. Please join your fellow alumni in celebrating being a Princeton Tiger in Hong Kong and hearing from your club officers about the fun and interesting activities we have planned for the upcoming year!

Date: Friday, 17 September 2010
Time: 7:00 pm

Location: Ladies' Recreation Club, 10 Old Peak Road, Hong Kong (3199 3500)
Cost: FREE...for the first 80 Tigers who sign up!

To secure your seat, please RSVP to princetonclubhk@gmail.com.
We look forward to seeing you on the 17th!

Best regards,

Your PCHK Officers

P.S. This is an alumni-only event and will inclde formal election of officers for the coming year.

Monday, August 2, 2010

PCHK Happy Hour - This FRIDAY, August 6

Tigers- We hope to see you this FRIDAY, AUGUST 6, for our monthly Happy Hour.

Even if your time on holiday for the summer is over (is it August, already?), you can still enjoy the lingering lazy days of summer with your fellow tigers. We have reserved a spot over at 1/5 nuevo for some rest and relaxation.


Date: Friday, August 6, 2010

Time: 8:00-10:00pm
Location: 1/5 nuevo, Number 9, Star Street, Wanchai (or more like Wanchadmiralty), 2529.2300 It is right across from Pacific Place Three.

Summer brings many comings and goings and we look forward to toasting new members of the club just arriving, and dear friends that will be heading towards new prospects in other cities.


So whether you have been in HK 2 weeks, are just in town for the summer, or have been here long enough to remember when the Legco building was still practically on the waterfront, come out and enjoy some good company with your fellow tigers.


If you have any trouble finding us, call Evan '05 (9082.9381) or Kathy '05 (9082.9380).


Club VP and happy hour leader emeritus Vidya '03 will be taking off for the US later this month, come out so we can toast her together!





See you on Friday!

Your PCHK Officers

Monday, July 5, 2010

PCHK Happy Hour -- FRIDAY, 9 July 2010

Greetings everyone!

Our next Happy Hour will be held this FRIDAY at The Pawn in Wan Chai. We'll have 2 for 1 drinks and a variety of delicious canapes available. Come celebrate, relax and have a drink with us as we enjoy the summer evening on the balcony with great company and some of The Pawn's signature fish and chips!

Date: Friday, 9 July 2010
Time: 8:00pm onwards
Location: 62 Johnston Road, Wan Chai (2866 3444)

As always, friends are welcome. Please give Vidya '03 (9570.0606) or Evan '05 (9082.9381) a call if you have any questions.

See you on Friday!

Your PCHK Officers

Monday, April 5, 2010

PCHK April Happy Hour at Frites- Belgium on Tap

Greetings Tigers!

This month's Happy Hour will be held this FRIDAY at Frites- Belgium on Tap in Central. Come out and enjoy Belgian Beers, Flemish Food, and general good fun with your fellow alums.

Date: Friday, 9 April 2010
Time: 8:00pm onwards
Location: Frites-Belgium on Tap, First Floor of Queen's Place Bldng, 74 Queen's Road Central (the entrance is actually up the steps on Pottinger Street, the doorway is demarcated by a Trappist Monk figure). Alternatively, there is also an entrance on Stanley Street.

As always, friends are welcome. Please give Evan '05 (9082.9381) or Kathy '05 (9082.9380) a call if you have any questions.

See you on Friday!

Your PCHK Officers

P.S. Going forward, we plan to hold our monthly Happy Hours on the 1st Friday of every month, so stay tuned for information on future events.

Wednesday, March 17, 2010

PCHK Journalism Roundtable Event: Tuesday, 30 March 2010 (7.30pm)

The Princeton Club of Hong Kong is planning a very special journalism roundtable panel later this month. The panel will be on Tuesday, March 30th and will be in a dinner format.

Our distinguished alumni panelists for the evening:

Thomas Gorman ‘73, Fortune China
Griffith W Jones ‘80, Advent Strategic Research
Jon Cheng ‘05, Wall Street Journal Asia
Alice Lloyd George 09, Wall Street Journal Asia

Time: 7.30PM on Tuesday, 30 March 2010
Place: Xiao Nan Guo Shanghainese Restaurant, Unit 301-302, Level 3, Man Yee Building, 68 Des Voeux Rd Central (2259.9393)
Cost: HK$250/person including full meal

Please RSVP to this club email account and we will reserve a seat for you and a guest. The spaces will be limited so please RSVP as soon as possible!!!

For any questions on the event, please respond back by email to this account or contact Jeff Zielinski ’00 at 9831.7215.

Saturday, March 6, 2010

PCHK Happy Hour -- Friday 12 March 2010

Greetings Tigers!

This month's Happy Hour will be held this FRIDAY at tivo in SoHo. Come out and enjoy drinks, snacks, and fun with your fellow alums; happy hour prices extended to 10:00pm.

Date: Friday, 12 March 2010
Time: 8:00pm onwards
Location: tivo, G/F 43-55 Wyndham St. Central (2116.8055)

As always, friends are welcome. Please give Vidya '03 (9570.0606) or Kathy '05 (9082.9380) a call if you have any questions.

See you on Friday!

Your PCHK Officers

Monday, February 8, 2010

PCHK Happy Hour -- FRIDAY, 12 February 2010

Our next Happy Hour will be held this FRIDAY at The Canny Man in Wan Chai. Come celebrate, relax and have a drink with us as we ring in the Year of the TIGER!!!!!

Date: Friday, 12 February 2010
Time: 8:00pm onwards
Location: The Canny Man, B/1 Wharney Guangdong Hotel, 57-73 Lockhart Road, Wanchai (2861.1935)

As always, friends are welcome. Please give Vidya '03 (9570.0606) or Kathy '05 (9082.9380) a call if you have any questions.

See you on Friday and Gong Xi Fa Cai!

Sunday, January 17, 2010

MIT Sports Day -- SUNDAY, 31 JANUARY 2010

It's that time of year again! MIT Sports Day will be held on Sunday, 31 January 2010 at HKU's Stanley Ho Sports Centre in Pokfulam.

For those of you who have not attended Sports Day before, it is a really great event in which schools compete against one another in a variety of events (basketball, volleyball, ultimate frisbee, dodgeball etc.). It is also a fun day out for the entire family -- we encourage all of you to bring your children as there are many kids' events too!

Please come and join your fellow Princeton alums for what should be a beautiful and relaxing day outside. The registration link is below.


Click onto "Non IC Account Registration" and fill out the form. The page will direct you to credit card payment. Please note that the payment is quoted in USD terms -- everyone can register through this link and also include guests during registration. The registration fee includes lunch.

Please register in advance as the door price will be HK$20 higher! We look forward to seeing you all there. Please call Vidya '03 (9570.0606) if you have any questions.

Monday, January 11, 2010

PCHK Happy Hour -- Friday, 15 January 2010

Greetings Tigers!

We will be hosting our next Happy Hour this Friday, 15 January. Come out and meet up with Princeton alums to catch up on what everybody did over the holidays, compare new year resolutions, and toast the prospect of spending the next few months writing '09' on cheques, by mistake. Overseas-based tigers still in town for the holidays and friends welcome, as always.

Date: Friday, January 15, 2010

Time: 8:00pm onwards

Location: Lotus Restaurant and Cocktail Lounge, 37-43 Pottinger Street, Central, Hong Kong

Enjoy happy hour prices extended to 9:00pm

Give Vidya '03 (9570 0606) a call if you have any questions. Evan will be out of town on business, so if you cannot reach Vidya then Kathy can be reached at 9082-9380.

See you on Friday!

Your PCHK Officers