• 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:

    Please RSVP for this event by Monday, February 23 at:

  • 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


    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: