Monthly Archives: June 2012

Ezra Update June 2012

Lots of articles including:
Cornell readies a weekend celebration for M.H. ‘Mike’ Abrams as he turns 100

To celebrate the English professor emeritus’s lifetime of achievements, the Department of English has arranged a weekend of activities July 21-22 and invites the public for talks, readings and a lecture by Abrams based on the title essay of his new book.

Source: http://ezramagazine.cornell.edu/Update/June12/update.html (CORNELL’S MONTHLY NEWSLETTER FOR ALUMNI & FRIENDS  JUNE 2012)

Cornell Alumni at Saratoga – July 29

Join Cornell alumni and friends in the Grandstand for reserved block seating to cheer on the thoroughbreds at the Saratoga Race Track.

Sunday, July 29, 1030a ~ 300p.

Sponsored by the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences Alumni Association and the Cornell Club of the Greater Capital District.

In addition to the reserved grandstand seat, the price includes reserved tables under the Festival tent to meet for “bring your own lunch picnic.”  Also, there are a number of venues on the grounds to buy lunch.  Either way, bring your lunch and join us at the Festival Tent where we have reserved tables just for Cornell alums.

Space is limited so sign up now to reserve your spot.

Reservations Requested by July 14, 2012

$12.50 per person (Includes a seat in the grandstand, and use of tables in the Festival tent).  Price of admission to the grounds is not included.  Attendees will need to pay at the gate a separate “Grandstand Admission Fee” of $3 to enter the grounds.

Please Register On-line Here (using credit card or check) (http://bit.ly/MsWrev)

See Who’s Coming (http://bit.ly/LBcN5U)

NOTE:  Tickets will be mailed the week prior to the event.  Please contact Diane Irwin if you will be away during that time to make other arrangements for getting tickets.

More info: Diane Irwin ’94 at dmi2@cornell.edu.