Monday, Aug. 24
First Day of Classes Fall 2015 Semester
Saturday, Sept. 12--Cleveland Jazz Orchestra Concert
Starting at 8 p.m., the Hanna Theatre concert features the student vocal group, "The Fredonia Voices." Titled, “An Evening of Ella and Ellington” soloists are student Nia Drummond, and faculty jazz artist, Bruce Johnstone. Prospective students are invited. Hanna Theatre is located at 2067 E. 14th St, Cleveland, OH. Tickets are $15/person but prospective students can reserve a free ticket per person. Purchase online by clicking on links.
Alumni & Friends Reception--Cleveland
Whether you attend the concert (above) or not, join us and alumni afterward at the Bin 216 Restaurant, 1515 Euclid Ave., Cleveland, OH The reception is free to all alumni and guests.
Sunday, Sept. 13 - Thursday, Sept. 17 -- Alumni Networking and Donor recognition gatherings
The Fredonia Alumni Association will provide complimentary appetizers with a cash bar. The events will be hosted by Fredonia College Foundation Representatives Alumnae June Miller-Spann and Heather McKeever.
Alumni Gathering Dates and Locations:
Elmira Area Sunday, Sept. 13 6 pm - Hilton Garden Inn, 35 Arnot Rd., Horseheads - Ernie Davis Lounge
Binghamton Area Monday, Sept. 14 6 pm - Doubletree by Hilton, 225 Water St., Binghamton - River Bistro and Bar
Poughkeepsie Area Tuesday, Sept. 15 6 pm - Poughkeepsie Grand Hotel, 40 Civic Center Plaza - Market St. Bar and Grill
Albany Area Wednesday, Sept. 16 6 pm - The Capital Lounge, 55 N. Pearl Street, Albany
Syracuse Area Thursday, Sept. 17 6 pm - Genesee Grand Hotel, 1060 E. Genesee St., Syracuse - 1060 Restaurant
RSVP by September 7, 2015 at the Office of Alumni Affairs 716-673-3553 or email@example.com
Monday, Sept. 21--SUNY hosts alumni at the Braves vs. Mets game
SUNY will be hosting a pre-game reception at McFadden’s Restaurant, attached to Citi Field, from 5 to 7 p.m., then seats in the stadium in the Big Apple Reserved section. Tickets are $29/person, and include refreshments and appetizers at McFadden’s. This event is family-friendly and will provide a great chance for alumni to network with others from SUNY campuses across the state. Visit the official website>>
Thursday and Friday, Oct. 1 & 2--Freedonia Marxonia
Our annual Marx Brothers Festival will feature originator Douglas Canham,'87. The two-day event is sponsored by Matthew and Cheri Hahn, Hahn Family Freedonia Marxonia Fund, Fredonia College Foundation. There will be an accompanying exhibit in Reed Library Oct. 1 – 25.
Homecoming Weekend will be held Oct. 23, 24, and 25.
Weekend of Oct. 30-Nov. 1: Family Weekend
Mark your calendars for Family Weekend, featuring entertainment and special activities for families and parents. Details will be announced in the fall of 2015.
Saturday, Oct. 31--Scholars Breakfast
The Scholars Breakfast is an annual celebration of Fredonia's scholarship recipients and their benefactors. By invitation only.
Wednesday, Nov. 4--Annual Meeting, Alumni Board of Directors
4 p.m., Alumni House
Saturday, Dec. 5-- Florida Reunion at "West Side Story"
Join Fredonia alumni for the 2 p.m. performance and back stage tour at the Asolo Repertory Theatre, featuring orchestra musicians John Cooley, ’73, and Tom Ellison, ‘73. The theatre is adjacent to the Ringling campus, 5555 N. Tamiami Trail, Sarasota, Fl. If you have questions, please email Karen West. Tickets are $35 per person.
Summer 2016--Alumni Trip to Ireland
Experience the magic of the Emerald Isle with the Fredonia Alumni Association and AAA Member Choice Vacations from July 23 through August 1, 2016! Trip cost: $3,899 for double occupancy (with early booking incentive until 1/26/2016). Price is air-inclusive from Buffalo (other gateways available), 13 meals, 1st class accommodations, sightseeing is just the start!
For more information, contact Kathleen Wheeler at AAA Orchard Park at 716-362-7731 or email her.
From vibrant and history-filled Dublin, across rolling green hills to the dramatic coast, experience all of the charms of Ireland on this magical tour of the Emerald Isle. Live like royalty during an overnight stay on the grounds of a castle and experience old Ireland at its finest. Visit the new House of Waterford Crystal factory. Enjoy a rousing night of traditional Irish entertainment accompanied by a hearty dinner. See the Atlantic from the stunning 700-foot Cliffs of Moher. Experience the world-famous beauty of the Ring of Kerry. Meet an Irish family during a visit to a working Irish farm. Sample homemade tea and scones while they explain their everyday life. See beautiful Killarney from your seat on an Irish jaunting car. Journey to historic Blarney Castle, lean back and kiss its famous stone! Travel the Ring of Kerry, one of the world’s most beautiful coastal routes and much more!