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Alumni Weekend 2019: JUNE 7-9

Schedule as of 5/21/2019

*Schedule subject to updates*

*Special Events for the 50th Class are BOLD*

Register for Reunion online

To register by phone or if you have any questions, please call 315-386-7127 or 800-811-6727

Register for the Hall of Fame Dinner only

Friday, June 7, 2019

10:00 am – Golf Tee Time, Hosted by Zeta Alpha Phi Alumni

Call (315-386-7127) or email Geoffrey from the Foundation Office at vanderwoudeg@canton.edu to sign up for golf. Greens fee paid at golf course. Please RSVP by Monday, May 27.

12:00 pm – Check in Opens

Check in will be located in Kennedy Hall, where you will be staying on campus.


12:00 pm – Walk the Campus Trails

Maps of the campus trails will be available at check-in.

3:00 pm – Class Chair/Committee Reception (Invite only)

This gathering is for Class Chairs and Reunion Committee members, so that we can kick off the weekend with a bang!

4:15 pm – Tree dedication in memory of Ike Cook '93

Gather with fellow friends and alumni to celebrate the life of Foundation Board Member and Delta Kappa Sigma Brother Ike Cook '93 - Nevaldine Hall


5:00 pm – Welcome Reception and Opening Night Party – Kennedy Hall

Everyone is invited to the welcome reception where there will be soft drinks and dinner (pizza and other finger food). Meet other Reunion attendees as they arrive! If you’d like to enjoy adult beverages, please BYOB.

5:00 pm – Hall of Fame Reception and Dinner (additional cost)

This semi-formal event honors the 2019 class of Hall of Fame inductees. If you wish to attend, you may register here: https://give.evertrue.com/sunycanton/hall-of-fame-2019


9:00 pm – Shuttles Downtown Available

A shuttle service is provided to take you and your friends downtown and back. Shuttles leave from Kennedy Hall parking lot.

Saturday, June 8, 2019

7:00 am – Walk the Campus Trails

Maps of the campus trails will be available at check-in.


8:00 am – Opening Morning Breakfast

All meals are included in your registration. A great opportunity to relive your college days in the newly renovated Chaney Hall!


9:00 am – iPhone Photo 101

Learn how to take the best photos ever with your iPhone or other smartphone. Taught by our award winning campus photographer and professor, Greg Kie.


9:30 am – Campus Tours

Learn what has changed since you attended SUNY Canton. Starting location: Southworth Library doors. Student tour guides will show you highlights of the college’s facilities.

9:30 am - Canoe the Grasse River

Canoes will be available for anyone who wants to relive fun times on the river.

10:00 am – Alumni Board Meeting, Chaney Upper Level

This is your time to get engaged as an alum! Hear from the Alumni Board of Directors what kinds of activities are being planned, and explore ways to become more involved in your region.

11:00 am – A Memory from 1969, Hosted by Class Co-Chair, Bill Pacacha '69 at the newly renovated Chaney Dining Center

Join Bill and fellow class of 1969 alumni to relive memories of Canton ATC!

11:00 am – Open meeting time for clubs, sports, & Greek organizations

Contact the Alumni Office to reserve a space for your meeting.

12:00 pm – Picnic with the President, Rendezvous

Enjoy a casual lunch on the patio; meet friends and get to know President Zvi Szafran.


1:30 pm – Lawn Party, Nevaldine Hall


1:30 pm – Ice Cream Social, Nevaldine Hall


1:30 pm – Car Show, Nevaldine Hall

Please contact Jordan from the Foundation Office at walkerj@canton.edu with any questions or if you would like to showcase your car.


1:30 pm – Meet the Deans & Faculty

Come to the Nevaldine Hall lawn and enjoy ice cream while checking out antique cars and talking with the Deans.


3:30 pm – Campus Tours

Learn what has changed since you attended SUNY Canton. Starting location: Southworth Library doors. Student tour guides will show you highlights of the college’s facilities.


3:30 pm – Open meeting time for clubs, sports, & Greek organizations

Contact the Alumni Office if you would like to reserve a space for your meeting.


4:30 pm – 50th Class Cocktail Party - Hosted by Ed ’69 and Leah Bedell (Invite only)

Miller Campus Center

5:00 pm – Canton Fest (dinner for those not attending Half Century Dinner)

Everyone is invited to the Plaza for dinner, drinks and music. Spend the evening celebrating and reminiscing about Canton days.


5:30 pm – 50th Class Photo


6:00 pm – Half Century Club Dinner

Members of the Class of 1969 will reminisce, celebrate and be inducted into the Half-Century Club. Previously inducted members (Class of 1968 and older) are also welcome to attend.


6:30 pm – 40th Class Photo


7:30 pm – SUNY Canton Trivia Night, Rendezvous


9:00 pm – Shuttles Downtown Available

A shuttle service is provided to take you and your friends downtown and back. Shuttles leave from Kennedy Hall parking lot.

Sunday, June 9, 2019

7:00 am – Continental Breakfast

A continental breakfast buffet will be available through the morning in Kennedy Hall. Take some time to relax before you set out on the road.

 

Register for Reunion online


SUNY Canton Alumni Association
34 Cornell Drive
Canton, NY 13617
Phone: 315-386-7127
800-811-6727

Fax: 315-386-7995
alumni@canton.edu