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Upstate Escapes is a collaborative effort of the Department of Student Life and Intercollegiate Athletics and Recreation.  It is supported in part by the Undergraduate Student Association and the Division of Student and Campus Life.

 

UPSTATE ESCAPES GRANT PROGRAM INFORMATION AND GUIDELINES

Skiing and Snowboarding at Holiday Valley - February 13, 2016
For more information contact Brooks Hawley at hawley@geneseo.edu or 585-245-5353
Tickets available for purchase in Merritt Athletic Center 110


Syracuse Basketball vs. Pittsburgh- February 20, 2016
Join upstate escapes to watch the epic showdown between Syracuse and Pittsburgh, one of the premiere games of the season!

Tickets: $5 available in the SA Ticket Office | on sale starting Saturday, February 6, 2016 at Noon
Bus departing MCU 11:30am sharp and return by 7:00pm


NYC Arts Trip - February 27-28, 2016
NYC is home to a a vibrant and thriving arts community. This February we are bringing a group of 20 students, along with several SUNY Geneseo faculty and staff, along to explore the studios, galleries and Museums of NYCs art district. If you have further question, please contact Mr. Neal Brooks at brooks@geneseo.edu or 585-245-5791
This is an overnight trip*
Tickets: $25 available in the SA Ticket Office | on sale starting Saturday, February 6, 2016 at Noon
Bus departing MCU 4:00am sharp on 2/27 and should return by midnight on 2/28


5 Wits Experience - Syracuse, NY - April 2, 2016

Live action, immersive adventures with multiple rooms and unique puzzles!
Tickets $2 available in the SA Ticket Office | on sale now!
Bus departing MCU noon sharp and should return by 7pm


White Water Rafting at Letchworth State Park - April 9, 2016 now April 30, 2016
The white water rafting off - campus trip has
been rescheduled due to the weather. The new
date and time of the event is on Saturday, April 30th
from 8:30 a.m. - 3 p.m. at Letchworth State Park.

Transportation is included and the ticket price is $20.00 per person.
You can reserve your spot by registering at Merritt 110.
For more information contact Brooks Hawley at hawley@geneseo.edu or 585-245-5353
Tickets available for purchase in Merritt Athletic Center 110


     Wizard of Oz- Sheas Performing Arts Theatre - Buffalo, NY - April 9, 2016

Join Upstate Escapes down the yellow brick road to see the touring cast of Wizard of Oz on Broadway perform at Sheas Performing Arts Theatre in Buffalo, NY. This performance includes all the original songs plus some new ones from Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Weber.
Tickets $5 available in the SA Ticket Office | on sale starting Saturday March 5, 2016 at Noon
Bus departing MCU at 11am and should return by 6:30pm


Explore Niagara Falls & Niagara Falls Fashion Outlet Mall with Study Abroad - Niagara Falls, NY - April 10, 2016

A North American natural wonder, Niagara Falls flows with scenic might through Niagara Falls State Park.  Millions of gallons of water rocket over Niagara Falls every minute – about 750,000 gallons each second!  There’s no closer place to “feel Niagara’s flow” than from the decks, vista points and trails of Niagara Falls State Park - America’s oldest state park.   [www.niagarafallsstatepark.com]
Following the visit to the park, students will enjoy shopping at the Fashion Outlets of Niagara Falls.
If you have questions, please contact Mr. Sam Cardamone at cardamone@geneseo.edu or 585-245-5546.
Registration Required: $10 deposit (returned on date of event) 
Deposits accepted at the Study Abroad Office, Erwin Hall 217, starting Monday, March 28.

Bus departing MCU 10:00 am sharp on 4/10 and should return by 6:00 pm


GODA goes to "SIGNS" - Toronto, Canada - April 16, 2016

Join Upstate Escapes and GODA on April 16th, 2016 for an exciting trip to “Signs”, a restaurant in Toronto, Canada staffed entirely by deaf waiters meant to provide a glimpse into Deaf culture and delicious meal.
Tickets $5 available in the SA Ticket Office | on sale starting Saturday, March 26, 2016 at Noon
Ticket price only includes transportation

Bus departing the MCU at 9am and should return by 7pm
******Passports must be seen by the SA ticket office agent BEFORE you will be permitted to purchase a ticket****
****Do not forget to bring your passport at both SIGN UP and for the actual trip****


Interested in sharing your ideas for future trips? Make your suggestions heard here:

QUESTIONS:

brodner@geneseo.edu
FOR OTHER TRANSPORTATION OPTIONS:http://transportation.geneseo.edu

                                             

                                       

  Have ideas for future Upstate Escapes trips?
Contact Tiffany Brodner, brodner@geneseo.edu