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Cornell Club email newsletter Oct. 11, 2013

Cornell Club of the Greater Capital District | For and by our regional Cornell Community.

Zinck’s Oct. 17 registration ending. Sign up today! Apple picking and A Cappella concert, too. We don’t normally send out so close to the last email, but we wanted to let you know about these new events happening very soon.

1. International Spirit of Zinck’s | Brown’s Brewing in Troy | Thursday, October 17
Let’s meet for drinks (responsibly, natch) at Theodore Zinck’s! Get ready for trivia and swag! Free appetizers, cash bar.
More info: http://cornellclub.net/2013/09/26/international-spirit-of-zincks-night-in-troy-ny-oct-17-2013/
Register: https://secure.www.alumniconnections.com/olc/pub/CEL/event/showEventForm.jsp?form_id=159969

2. Apple Picking at Indian Ladder | Altamont | Saturday, October 19
More info: http://cornellclub.net/2013/10/09/apple-picking-at-indian-ladder/

3. Class Notes A Cappella free concert | Schuylerville | Saturday, October 12
This just in from a justifiably proud parent of a singer. We’re happy to promote.
More info: http://cornellclub.net/2013/10/10/class-notes-a-capella-concert-schuylerville-high-october-12/

4. Cornell Block Tix for Men’s Hockey vs. RPI and Union | November 8 (Fri) and 9 (Sat)
Ticket purchase deadlines October 21 (Union) and October 25 (RPI) coming up quick.
More info: http://cornellclub.net/2013/09/26/cornell-mens-hockey-v-rpi-and-union-2013-rpi-game-nov-8/

5. Find our local Cornell Club on Facebook
Join us for some facetime on Facebook. Like the Club here: https://www.facebook.com/CCGCD. Get information about our events and general alumni and Cornell news and info.

6. Local Scholarship
A big part of the Club’s mission is to fund a scholarship for one or more deserving local students each year. When you next donate to Cornell, as part of the Annual Fund drive (http://www.alumni.cornell.edu/fund/), please consider “checking ‘Other'” and indicating your contribution is for the “Scholarship of the Cornell Club of the Greater Capital District”.

Cornell Club of the Greater Capital District online.

  • Like on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/CCGCD | Follow on Twitter: http://twitter.com/CornellClubGCD
  • Email. This email listserv is open to the Cornell Community writ large. To join, email a message to CCGCD-L-request@cornell.edu; the body of the message is simply “join”.  To leave, email a message to CCGCD-L-request@cornell.edu; the body of the message is simply “leave”.  You must send the “join” or “leave” message from the email address where you (intend to) receive the e-list’s messages. Update your info with Cornell here: http://alumni.cornell.edu/services/update-info.cfm.

Cornell Club email 3/11/2013

Happy Monday! Great events right around the corner. Pride of New York dinner. 150 year celebration. Chorus in town. Come out get your Big Red on!

1. Cornell University Chorus Performing in Albany (Mar. 15, Albany).
See the show! Also, can you host chorus members night of March 15?
Info: http://cornellclub.net/2013/02/20/cornell-university-chorus-is-coming-to-albany-march-15/

2. 7th Annual Pride of New York dinner and reception (organized by CALS alumni) (Mar. 26, Schenectady).
Featuring Professor Martin Wiedmann, CALS; Cathy Gaffney, Wegmans Food Markets; Tristan Zuber, Cornell Cooperative Extension.
Info: http://cornellclub.net/2013/03/05/7th-annual-nys-pride-of-new-york-reception-and-dinner-march-26/

3. Celebrate Cornell’s 150 years as the NYS Land Grant University (Apr. 9, Albany).

Symposium and Reception at NYS Education Building. Speakers to include Cornell President David Skorton, SUNY Chancellor Nancy Zimpher. Volunteering opportunities.
Info: http://cornellclub.net/2013/03/06/celebrate-150-years-of-cornell-as-the-land-grant-university-april-9-albany/

4. Vote in 2013 Trustee Election
Every vote counts.
Info: http://cornellclub.net/2013/02/15/vote-in-2013-cornell-alumni-trustee-election/

5. Young Alumni back in action.
Welcome Katie Clements and Olivia Prout to the leadership of the Cornell Club of the Greater Capital District. This dynamic duo will be putting together some great events for recent grads. Thank you, Katie and Olivia!

Cornell Club email December 27, 2012

Cornell Club of the Greater Capital District | For and by our regional Cornell Community.

The New Year is around the corner. As we enjoy these remaining winter holidays, perhaps more somberly as a consequence of recent national events, we hope you find warmth and great comfort in your friends and family. Hug one another. Here’s to a prosperous 2013 from your Cornell Club.

1. Cornell Cares: Volunteering Opportunity for the whole family (Jan. 5) at
Regional Food Bank
.

Info: http://cornellclub.net/2012/11/29/cornell-cares-day-152013-volunteer-opportunity-regional-food-bank/

2. Cornell v. Union Men’s Hockey (Jan. 18). Last chance to get tickets!

Info: http://cornellclub.net/2012/11/27/cornell-union-mens-hockey-tickets-on-sale/

3. Cornell v. RPI Men’s Hockey (Jan. 19). Tickets on sale through Jan. 7.

Info: http://cornellclub.net/2012/12/03/cornell-rpi-mens-hockey-tickets-on-sale/

4. Cornell v. RPI pre-game feast (Jan. 19) at Dinosaur BBQ (tix limited; still a few seats left).

Info: http://cornellclub.net/2012/12/03/cornell-rpi-mens-hockey-tickets-on-sale/

Past events.

If you missed our stellar wine-tasting and scholarship fundraiser (more than $300 raised for our Club scholarship – thank you!), you can check out the photos here: http://cornellclub.net/2012/12/10/cornell-club-wine-tasting-and-scholarship-fundraiser-great-success/

Cornell Club of the Greater Capital District online.

  • Website: http://cornellclub.net/ | Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/CCGCD | Twitter: http://twitter.com/@CornellClubGCD
  • Email. This email listserv is open to the Cornell Community. To
    join email a message to CCGCD-L-request@cornell.edu; the body of the message
    is simply “join”.  To leave, email a message to CCGCD-L-request@cornell.edu; the body of the message is simply “leave”.  You must send the “join” or “leave” message from the email address where you (intend to) receive the e-list’s messages.