Event Details

Location: Omaha, NE


Thursday, October 17, 2019
6-8 PM

Wilson & Washburn
1407 Harney St, Omaha, NE 68102

The International Spirit of Zinck’s Night is an annual event for you and other Cornellians in the Omaha area to gather and to give a toast to Cornell.
All Cornell alumni, parents, and friends are invited to celebrate this long-standing tradition. Join the fun on Thursday, October 17, 2019!

RSVP and questions to Ryan Welner at rswelner@gmail.com.

Theodore Zinck was a saloonkeeper in Ithaca and his pub, the Hotel Brunswick, was a popular gathering place for Cornellians in the 1890s. After his death in 1903, several bars using his name continued to provide a haven for students. When the last “Zinck’s” closed in the mid-’60s, celebrating the spirit of Zinck’s became a favorite Thursday night Collegetown tradition of undergraduates. It wasn’t long afterwards that Cornellians continued the tradition in their hometowns. Alumni will celebrate this uniquely Cornell event in more than 80 cities around the world.

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