SUNY Geneseo President Denise A. Battles and Campus Auxiliary Services (CAS) will host the grand opening and ribbon cutting ceremony of Red Jacket Dining Complex. The ribbon cutting will take place at 2:30 p.m. on Friday, September 21. The event will take place during SUNY Geneseo’s Homecoming and Family Weekend. A brief reception will take place at the Twisted Fork station within the dining complex.
With a lineup that runs the gamut from chamber music to step-dancing, the 50th anniversary season of the Limelight and Accents Performing Arts series is expected to be one of the most memorable in recent history.
SUNY Geneseo will host a combined Homecoming and Family Weekend, Sept. 21–22. More than 1,300 alumni and parents have registered for the celebration that will include plenty of opportunities for attendees to catch up with classmates, students, faculty and staff, as well as catch a glimpse of what life’s like at SUNY Geneseo.
Study Abroad Fair
4-7 PM in the Union Ballroom. Learn about the many study abroad options including information on scholarships, grants, and financial aid. More info on Facebook.
Graduate Programs Information Session
6:00-7:30 PM in Doty Tower Room. Learn about the graduate programs at SUNY Geneseo. Snacks will be provided. Register online to attend.
Homecoming and Family Weekend
September 21-23. This combined event includes numerous activities for alumni and families of current students. More information and schedule.
Red Jacket Dining Complex Ribbon Cutting Ceremony
2:30 PM in Red Jacket. A ceremony officially launching the newly renovated dining complex. Reception with refreshments following the event. Parking available in Lots T & U. Please RSVP by September 19 to email@example.com or (585) 245-5648.
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Fourteen SUNY Geneseo students are Presidential Scholars for the 2018-19 academic year, representing a variety of academic areas and exemplifying the college's institutional values. A presidential scholar is a top-achieving member of the senior class who also serves as an ambassador for the college.
Author and public historian Spencer Crew, Ph.D., will deliver the 2018 Walter Harding Lecture Sept. 28 at 2 p.m. in Doty Recital Hall. Crew's lecture, “Civil Disobedience, the Underground Railroad and Thoreau,” is free and open to the public.