Events

  • Orange Exchange Networking Breakfast – Friday, March 13

    What: Orange Exchange Breakfast
    When: Friday, March 13, 8:00-9:30 a.m.
    Where: Barnes Hiscock Mansion, 930 James St.
    Who: SU Alumni & Friends
    Cost: $15

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    Please join us for breakfast as we welcome Chuckie Holstein, executive director of F.O.C.U.S Syracuse. Chuckie will be presenting, “Shaping an Age-Friendly CNY,”  based on a recent study by her organization on how to retain retiring boomers living in CNY as productive, engaged, tax-paying citizens.

    The event will be held at the historical Barnes Hiscock Mansion located at 930 James Street, Syracuse. Breakfast buffet will begin at 8:00 a.m. with Ms. Holstein speaking at 8:30 a.m. Pre-and post-talk gives plenty of time to meet your fellow alumni, connect, and network.

    Price for the event is $15 at the door and includes breakfast, event, tax, and gratuities. There is ample free parking.

    Please RSVP for the event at: cnyorange@gmail.com 

    Charlotte “Chuckie” Holstein is founder and Executive Director of F.O.C.U.S. Greater Syracuse, a citizen driven organization that fosters change in Central New York by enabling citizens to work together with government, nonprofit organizations, and businesses to improve the quality of life and economic future of citizens living in Central New York. She is a founder of Leadership Greater Syracuse and Youth Leadership Greater Syracuse, the Syracuse Commission for Women, Meals on Wheels, and the City/County Office on Aging, Chuckie also served President Jimmy Carter on the Advisory Committee for the White House Conferences on Families, Governor Nelson Rockefeller on the New York State Board of Social Welfare, and Governor Hugh Carey as a member of the New York State Division for Youth.

     

  • CNY Orange Night with the Syracuse Silver Knights Pro Soccer – Sunday, February 22

    logo-120-shadowJoin the CNY Alumni Club for Syracuse Silver Knights Soccer!

    You are invited to CNY Orange Night at the War Memorial

    What: Syracuse Silver Knights Indoor Soccer Game

    When: Sunday, February 22nd at 4:00 p.m.

    Where: Onondaga County War Memorial

    Who: SU Alumni & Friends

    Cost: $15 per ticket (includes VIP access and private cash bar)

    Looking to escape the winter doldrums? Join us for CNY Orange Night with the
    Syracuse Silver Knights at the War Memorial.  We will have a block of
    tickets as the Syracuse Silver Knights take on the Rochester Lancers.

    If you’ve never been to an indoor soccer game, be prepared for a high
    energy, high scoring game in a great family atmosphere.

    Tickets for the game are $15 each, which includes VIP access to the
    stage area with separate seating behind one of the goals and a private
    cash bar. The SU Alumni Club of Rochester is also invited to the game, so
    consider this a great networking opportunity!

    To purchase tickets, call the Silver Knights box office at 315-303-7261 and
    say that you are with the SU Alumni Club ticket block on February 22nd. They can accept
    payments over the phone and all tickets will be available at will call on the night of the game.

    Any questions? Contact CNY Orange Alumni Board Member Rick Sauter at rick@silverknightfoundation.org or 315-303-5132.

  • Guided-Nature Snowshoe Walk at Beaver Lake – Saturday, February 28

    Join the CNY Alumni Club for Snowshoeing at Beaver Lake

    You are invited on a guided wildlife snowshoeing adventure

    What: Guided 1.5 mile snowshoeing trek

    When: Saturday, February 28 10-11:30 a.m. (arrive early for parking/snowshoe fitting)

    Where: Beaver Lake Nature Center, 8477 East Mud Lake Rd., Baldwinsville

    Who: SU Alumni & Friends

    Cost: $5 (includes two guides, parking, and equipment)

    Please join us on a 1.5 mile guided wildlife snowshoeing adventure at Beaver Lake Nature Center. No experience needed! Guides will point out animal tracks and wildlife along the trail. Afterwards you can warm up by the fire in the lodge area.

    Since this is an outdoor event, please dress appropriately. Gloves and hats are important and snow boots or hiking shoes are recommended. The snowshoes go on over your footwear.

    If there is not enough snow for snowshoeing, we will take a guided nature hike instead.

    Beaver Lake Nature Center is located at 8477 East Mud Lake Road, Baldwinsville, NY. For directions, visit: http://onondagacountyparks.com/beaver-lake-nature-center/

    Please RSVP for this event by Monday, February 23 at: cnyorange@gmail.com

  • Orange Exchange Networking Breakfast – Friday, February 13

    What: Orange Exchange Breakfast
    When: Friday, February 13, 8:00-9:30 a.m.
    Where: Barnes Hiscock Mansion, 930 James St.
    Who: SU Alumni & Friends
    Cost: $15

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    Please join us for breakfast as we welcome Carla Fischer ’87, president and founder of Annex Learning, Inc., a global leadership and development firm, who has more than 25 years of experience training and coaching managers and executives in leadership and career management skills.  Carla will be presenting, “Live Your Life in Order: Use your values to get control of your career and your life.”

    Join this interactive session that explores what’s important to you and how your day-to-day activities align – or don’t align – with your personal values. If you enjoyed Ruth Ross’ talk about employee engagement in October, you’ll find that this session will answer the question: What do I do next? With a clear understanding and definiton of their values, attendees will learn how to make better decisions and will also understand the sources of stress and frustration in finding balance between work and life issues.

    The event will be held at the historical Barnes Hiscock Mansion located at 930 James Street, Syracuse. Breakfast buffet will begin at 8:00 a.m. with Carla speaking at 8:30 a.m. Pre-and post-talk gives plenty of time to meet your fellow alumni, connect, and network.

    Price for the event is $15 at the door and includes breakfast, event, tax, and gratuities. There is ample free parking.

    Please RSVP for the event at: cnyorange@gmail.com