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Australian Wine Tasting

PA3 cordially invites you to a

 

Australian Wine Tasting

 

Saturday, March 27, 2021

5:30 pm – 7:00 pm.

Via Zoom

 

Optional Cost: $82 plus tax for four bottles of Australian wines plus a seminar with a certified sommelier and educator. It is not required to purchase the wines or buy all 4 bottles.

For Zoom instructions, RSVP with affiliation by Thursday, March 25 to Mo Chen ’80 at mochen1746@outlook.com.

Seats (Screens): 100 due to Zoom license limitations

Details

One of our members has arranged with Public Wines, 23 Witherspoon St., to do a wine tasting for us. Our certified Sommelier and educator for the evening will be Sebastian Koncurat, who has 20 years of experience in the wine and culinary industries.

Here is the link about the four Australian wines and how to purchase them: http://bit.ly/PublicWinePA3Australia

Please purchase or reserve wines by noon on Thursday, March 25. This will help Public Wine order enough in advance.

Please note that if you buy 12 bottles or more, you can get a 15% discount by using promotional code PA3.

Public offers free delivery to the following zip codes: 08502, 08504, 08525, 08528, 08534, 08536,08540,08542,08553, and 08558. Promotional code: Freeship

If you live outside these zip codes, please order online or call and pick up at the store. If you have questions for Public Wine, please call 609 924 0750 and they will be happy to help you. Please mention PA3 wine tasting.

Optional Cheese Pairings suggested by Sebastian:  TBA


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All Ivy Chess Invitational

PA3 members are invited to join the Columbia Alumni clubs of NJ and NYC in an All Ivy Chess Invitational on March 3, 2021.

 

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March 2021 Propeller

PA3 INVITES YOU TO “SECOND TUESDAYS”  A PRINCETON PROPELLER ZOOM EVENT 

UWMA @ QUADRANGLE CLUB

 

 

 

FOR ENTREPRENEURS,  NAVIGATORS & THE CURIOUS  

Please Join Us with Cocktails & Hors d’oeuvres  

WHEREVER YOU ARE

Tuesday, March 9th 2021 at 7pm EST

“Offshore Aquaculture & World Protein Demand:  Commercial Incentives to Fulfill Conservation Imperatives”

Speaker:  Neil Anthony Sims, Founder & CEO, Ocean-Era, Inc.

 

For registration please go here.

 

 

Demand for fish and seafood is the world’s fastest growing protein food sector.  Indeed, the authors of the 2019 UN High Level Panel on the Oceans and Climate Change urged human transition from terrestrial to more marine-sourced foods.  But with wild stock fisheries already at their peak (and possibly beyond), how do we achieve this?  Can we really build a healthier environment and have our fish and eat it, too?  Responsible open ocean aquaculture offers solutions.  With decades of experience in tackling these issues, aquaculture pioneer, Neil Sims, p’17, from his operations base in Kona, Hawaii, will present:  a history of open ocean aquaculture; current commercial incentives that are driving it; and the technical innovations Ocean-Era employs to balance marine protein demand with environmental concerns.   There will be ample time for Q & A, with priority given to viewer questions sent in advance to:  propellers@princetonaaa.org.

 

THE ZOOM LINK will be sent to the first 300 who register by March 7th

 NEXT PRINCETON PROPELLER: Tuesday, April 13th 2021 (7 PM)


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2021 Lunar New Year

Asian American Alumni Association of Princeton (A4P)

Dear Tigers,

 

Happy New Year!  We will be live across the time zones.  Alumni sharing their traditions and stories will kick off each hour.  Ample time will be allotted for socializing, meet and greet. The date is Feb. 24th, 8pm in YOUR time zone.

 

Hope to see you there.  Present YOUR tradition.

 

Register today.  Follow the new moon!

 

All are welcome!

 

Your Princeton Club / Regional Association and the

Asian American Alumni Association of Princeton

 

 

A4P Lunar New Year Events

Year of the Ox

 

Wednesday February 24th at 8 PM in multiple time zones

 

Since we can't dine together, let's e-share favorite dishes and traditions!  

 

We'll follow the new moon as we march across time zones in a continuous Zoom session. Feel free to join in and drop off any and all: Feb. 24th 8 PM Taiwan / Asia, 8 PM EST, 8 pm CST, 8 PM MST, 8 PM PST, 8 PM HST (Hawaii)

 

You are welcome to send in your registration (with photo/video if available):

 
Family stories / tales
Recipe favorites
Country-specific celebration: Chinese, Korean, Japanese, Thai, Vietnamese, Malaysia, Singaporean and more.

 

We'll provide Year of the Ox projections!

 

All Tigers, Family and Friends are Welcome!


 

Celebration Format: Alumni video clips (10 min.), live sharing of traditions (10 min.), A4P regional breakout rooms (15 min.), self selected breakout rooms (15 min.). All times approximate.

 

A4P Regional Zoom breakout room leaders

 

Boston - Vivian Ling '94, Chicago - Shirley Lee ‘13, Cincinnati - Lindie Wang '14, DC MD VA - Kitty Hsu Dana ‘77, Rose Li *92, Nicholas Wu '18, Hawaii - Rachael Wong '94, Houston - Wendy Lang '13, Jessica Li '18, Minneapolis St. Paul - Howard Chan '97, New York - Benny Mah '82, Northern NJ - Dan Joa '77, Princeton - Nancy Lin ‘77, Rocky Mountain - Emily Chan ‘97, Northern California - Chris Loh '86, Southern California, Los Angeles - Renee Chang ‘11, Doug Chin '83, Southern California, Orange County - Jeannie Su ‘91, Southern California, San Diego - Mokyou Hyun ‘97, Taiwan / Asia - Pei-Ting S. Chou *05, Toronto, Canada - Belinda Schubert ‘03, Dan Berbecel *19, Western Washington - Seattle - Elaine Chan ‘73

 

...and more to be added

 

Register by 2/23
Registration link issues?  Email a4ptiger@gmail.com name, class year, time zone
 

A4P Governing Board - Nancy Lin ’77, Douglas Chin ’83, Mokyou Hyun ’97, Pei-Ting Sarah Chou *05, Dan Joa ’77, Anu Vedantham *94, Arati Johnston '84, Chris Loh ’86, Debra Yu ’86, Greg Wong ’02, Jasmine Ueng-McHale ’97, Jenny Korn ’96, Kevin Wong ’05, Linda Jan *13, Lindie Wang ’14, Shikha Uberoi Bajpai ’13

 

A4P Advisors - April Chou ’96, Arka Mukherjee *95, Joyce Chen Shueh ’96, Michael Chow ’04, Minerva Yeung *96, Mo Chen ’80, Vitus Lau ’79, YS Chi ’83

Website: A4Princeton.org
 

Asian American Alumni Association of Princeton

c/o Office of Alumni Affairs, Princeton University

 

Princeton, New Jersey  08540

United States of America


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Princeton Diversity Discussion March 2021

Princeton Diversity Discussion

 

March 15, 2021, 7pm EST

For the zoom line email Jenny Korn '96 at

 jkorn@alumni.princeton.edu.

 

You are invited to join us for Princeton Diversity Discussions! In his 2021 State of the University letter, Princeton University's President Christopher L. Eisgruber remarked, "We will press onward with the actions and conversations required to make this University stronger, more inclusive and equitable, and truer to the aspirations that we cherish. Doing so will require more discussions about challenging topics including race in America and at Princeton."

Princeton Diversity Discussions is our ongoing series of friendly and inclusive gatherings for discussing race-related issues, supported by the Association of Black Princeton Alumni (ABPA), Association of Latino Princeton Alumni (ALPA), Asian American Alumni Association of Princeton (A4P), Princeton Association of New York City (PANYC), Princeton Club of San Diego (PCSD), Princeton Club of Northern California (PCNC), Princeton Club of Southern California (PCSC), Princeton Association of New England (PANE), Princeton Association of Delaware, Princeton Club of Washington (PCW), Princeton Area Alumni Association (PA3), Princeton Club of Chicago (PCC), the Class of 1980, the Class of 1990, and Terrace.

To join our email list for notification of our future gatherings and conversation topics in advance, please email Princeton Diversity Discussions Founding Director Jenny Korn '96 at jkorn@alumni.princeton.edu. Open to *everyone* that would like to talk about race, racism, and racial justice, Princeton Diversity Discussions invite alumni, students, staff, family, friends, and everyone you think is groovy to join us! For now, we are meeting digitally, and **ALL** of our online gatherings are open to EVERYONE, whether or not you live in the city that’s hosting. Please attend as many of our digital meetings as you’d like. We are excited to discuss race with you soon!


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