Events

  • Snowshoeing at Beaver Lake – Saturday, February 25

    Join the SU Alumni Club of CNY at Beaver Lake for a Snowshoeing Adventure!

    What: Guided 1.5 mile snowshoeing trek
    When: Saturday, February 25, 10:00-11:30 a.m.
    Where: Beaver Lake Nature Center in Baldwinsville
    Who: SU Alumni & Friends
    Cost: $6, includes parking and snoeshoes rental

    No snowshoeing experience required! Guides will point out animal tracks and wildlife along the trail. At the end, you can warm up by the fire in the lodge.

    Price for the event is $6 and includes two guides, parking and equipment rental.

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

    In the event of lack of snow for snowshoeing, we will take a guided nature hike instead.

    Beaver Lake Nature Center is located at 8477 East Mud Lake Rd., Baldwinsville, NY.

    RSVPs requested by February 10.  Use this form to register and submit payment.

    Please contact Lauren Rosenstein with questions at lhrosens@gmail.com.

  • Orange Exchange Networking Breakfast – Friday, February 10 – “The Everson: Art, Culture, and Community in a Changing World”

    What: Orange Exchange Breakfast
    When: Friday, February 10, 8:00-9:30 a.m.
    Where: Barnes Hiscock Mansion, 930 James St.
    Who: SU Alumni & Friends
    Cost: $15

    “The Everson: Art, Culture, and Community in a Changing World.”

    Presenter: Elizabeth Dunbar, Director and CEO - The Everson

    Elizabeth Dunbar joined the Everson Museum of Art in late 2014 to become the institution’s 10th director since its founding in 1897. With more than twenty years experience in the art museum field, Dunbar has held leadership and curatorial positions across the country, at such institutions as the Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art in Kansas City, the Contemporary Austin, the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, and the Whitney Museum of American Art.

    Dunbar has been recognized for her work with emerging and mid-career international contemporary artists, having commissioned several major exhibitions and projects. Prior to arriving in Syracuse, she served as Executive Director of DiverseWorks, a nationally-renowned multidisciplinary arts center in Houston, where she organized projects that traveled to such important venues as the Institute of Contemporary Art in London, the Museum of Contemporary Art in Chicago, and the Hammer Museum in Los Angeles, among others.

    Dunbar, a native Californian who was raised in Texas, received MAs in Art History and Museum Studies from the City University of New York. She has authored numerous exhibition catalogues and essays, and lectures widely about modern and contemporary art. She currently serves on the Boards of CNY Arts and the Gustav Stickley House Foundation, and lives in DeWitt with her husband, son, and two dogs.

    Breakfast is ready at 8:00 a.m. and Elizabeth’s talk will begin 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, and gratuities. There is ample free parking.

    Please RSVP for the event at cnyorange@gmail.comPlease mention the number of people in your party.

  • SU Women’s Basketball Pregame Tailgate Party – Sunday, February 19

    Join SU alumni for a tailgate party hosted by the Office of Alumni Engagement prior to the ‘Cuse women’s basketball game on Sunday, February 19.  Tailgate starts at 3 p.m.  Tip-off is at 5 p.m. vs. Notre Dame.  Cost is $10 per person and includes food, drinks, and SU swag.  Contact the SU Office of Alumni Engagement with questions at 315-443-3258 or sualumni@syr.eduRegister here.

  • SU Alumni Night at the Syracuse Crunch – Saturday, February 11

    Our annual “SU Alumni Night” at the Syracuse Crunch will be held on Saturday, February 11.  Please contact the Syracuse Crunch directly to purchase tickets in our block.  Our discounted group rate is $15 per person.  Our contact person at the Crunch is Mr. Jan (pronounced “Yahn”) Stransky, a fellow SU alum.  Call Jan at 315-473-4444, ext. 26 to order your tickets for this game.  All details are noted on this flyer.

    Puck drops at 7:00 p.m. against the Rochester Americans.

    Contact Jonathan Hoster at jjhoster@syr.edu with any questions.