Club of Pittsburgh

2018 New Student Send-Off
Sunday, July 29, 2018
1:30 pm - 3:30 pm 
Lot 24 Apartments - Commons Room
2404 Railroad Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15222 (Strip District) 
All local alumni and their guests are invited to join the Georgetown Club of Pittsburgh as we welcome the newest Hoyas from our area into the Georgetown family. Newly admitted freshmen and transfer students will join the alumni for our annual going-away party. 
At this event, the Club will select one new student to receive the Thomas M. King, SJ Memorial Book Scholarship, in honor of Pittsburgh native and legendary Georgetown theology professor, Fr. Tom King. 
Summer Party with Ivy+ Colleagues
Tuesday, July 24, 2018
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Steel Cactus 
5505 Walnut Street
Pittsburgh, PA (Shadyside)
This event is hosted by the Columbia Alumni Club of Pittsburgh, and all Georgetown graduates are invited to attend. It is an annual tradition that brings together graduates of the Ivy League and other partner alumni groups in the Pittsburgh area. We will meet on the rooftop deck of the Steel Cactus Mexican Restuarant in Shadyside for a night of casual networking and fellowship. 
Potluck Picnic in Frick Park with Ivy+ Colleagues
Saturday, August 4, 2018
12:00 noon - 3:00 pm 
Forbes and Braddock Shelter, Frick Park
Pittsburgh, PA 15221
All Georgetown alumni and their guests are invited to this family-friendly event hosted by the Cornell Club of Pittsburgh and our other Ivy+ partners. This is a rescheduling of a similar event that was rained out in June. 
Georgetown Club of Pittsburgh Annual Wine Tasting at the Priory Hotel
Thursday, September 6, 2018
6pm - 9pm 
The Priory Hotel 
614 Pressley Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15212
Save the date! The Georgetown Club of Pittsburgh's most popular event has been scheduled for September 6. Once again, this event is being offered to all local Hoyas and their guests free-of-charge due to the extraordinary generosity of John Graf ('86) of the Priory Hospitality Group. More than 100 people normally attend this signature event, which doubles as the Club of Pittsburgh's Welcome to the Neighborhood reception for recent graduates new to our area. 
More details to come soon!


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About the Club of Pittsburgh

The Georgetown Club of Pittsburgh seeks to be one of the most active alumni clubs in the country, with a dedicated board and more than 1,000 alumni living in the region. Whether you're a graduate, current student or parent, we're always happy to hear from another Western Pennsylvania Hoya. 

Many Georgetown alumni have made a home in the Pittsburgh area over the years, including the legendary Art Rooney, as well as a former CEO of PPG Industries, multiple Pennsylvania and federal judges, state and local elected officials, attorneys, teachers, medical professionals, and others. Fun fact: The front gates of Healy Lawn were donated by a Pittsburgher!

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Are you interested in joining the Georgetown Club of Pittsburgh board? Please contact your club board members or We're always looking for more help with planning and staffing events, sharing ideas, managing communications, and spreading the word. Below are the Pittsburgh-area Hoyas who currently serve on the board.

Michael Rizzi (SFS '04)
Jamie Hudzik (MA'09)Vice
Jennifer Susco (NHS '07)
Lauren Townsend (SFS '07)Communications
Alex Parrish (L'94)Law School
Amy Dwyer (NHS '03)Medical Center
Paul Svirbel (COL '09)Events
Marie Katz (NHS '09)Board
Christopher Katz (MBA '16)Board