Alumni Events Calendar


Law Alumni Day at the Races: Saratoga Race Track

Friday, August 15, 2014 12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Saratoga, NY

The Western New England Law Alumni Board members are hosting this family-friendly gathering. Gates open at 11:00 a.m.; first race post time is 1:00 p.m. Last race is at approximately 5:30 p.m. Law alumni will gather at the Paddock Tent behind the clubhouse, adjacent to Saratoga's picturesque saddling area. The Paddock Tent features betting windows, TV monitors, and restrooms. While relaxing in an air-conditioned tent, guests will enjoy an unobstructed view of the thoroughbreds and jockeys preparing to race. The buffet will be available from noon to 3:00 p.m. and will include a Tuscan table, gourmet raps and sandwiches, and dessert. Dress code is business casual. Space is limited, so respond quickly (first come, first serve) to bcooley@law.wne.edu with your phone number. Tickets can only be held with a credit card. Price: $75 per person.

Event Contact: Barbara Cooley

Add to Calendar 15-08-2014 12:00:00PM 15-08-2014 03:00:00PM 15 Law Alumni Day at the Races: Saratoga Race Track The Western New England Law Alumni Board members are hosting this family-friendly gathering. Gates open at 11:00 a.m.; first race post time is 1:00 p.m. Last race is at approximately 5:30 p.m. Law alumni will gather at the Paddock Tent behind the clubhouse, adjacent to Saratoga's picturesque saddling area. The Paddock Tent features betting windows, TV monitors, and restrooms. While relaxing in an air-conditioned tent, guests will enjoy an unobstructed view of the thoroughbreds and jockeys preparing to race. The buffet will be available from noon to 3:00 p.m. and will include a Tuscan table, gourmet raps and sandwiches, and dessert. Dress code is business casual. Space is limited, so respond quickly (first come, first serve) to bcooley@law.wne.edu with your phone number. Tickets can only be held with a credit card. Price: $75 per person. Saratoga, NY Barbara Cooley Barbara Cooley

Master's Degrees Celebration

Saturday, August 23, 2014 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Rivers Memorial Hall

At this ceremony, Western New England University will honor the achievements of students earning their master's degrees.

Event Contact: Rebecca Sargent

Add to Calendar 23-08-2014 02:00:00PM 23-08-2014 04:00:00PM 15 Master's Degrees Celebration At this ceremony, Western New England University will honor the achievements of students earning their master's degrees. Rivers Memorial Hall Rebecca Sargent Rebecca Sargent

Homecoming Weekend 2014: Friday

Friday, September 12, 2014 11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Several locations: TBA

Homecoming weekend kicks off on Friday with the Golden Graduates luncheon (alumni who are celebrating a 50-plus-year reunion) and the Downes Athletic Hall of Fame Induction Dinner.

Event Contact: Kristina Oleksak

Add to Calendar 12-09-2014 11:00:00AM 12-09-2014 10:00:00PM 15 Homecoming Weekend 2014: Friday Homecoming weekend kicks off on Friday with the Golden Graduates luncheon (alumni who are celebrating a 50-plus-year reunion) and the Downes Athletic Hall of Fame Induction Dinner. Several locations: TBA Kristina Oleksak Kristina Oleksak

Homecoming Weekend 2014: Saturday

Saturday, September 13, 2014 11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Golden Bear Boulevard

You don't want to miss a single minute of Homecoming festivities, including reunions, children's activities and plenty of opportunities to reconnect with your old friends and professors. Cheer on Golden Bear football and other teams. Homecoming is kid- and family-friendly and a great opportunity to rekindle your Golden Bear spirit.

Event Contact: Kristina Oleksak

Add to Calendar 13-09-2014 11:00:00AM 13-09-2014 10:00:00PM 15 Homecoming Weekend 2014: Saturday You don't want to miss a single minute of Homecoming festivities, including reunions, children's activities and plenty of opportunities to reconnect with your old friends and professors. Cheer on Golden Bear football and other teams. Homecoming is kid- and family-friendly and a great opportunity to rekindle your Golden Bear spirit. Golden Bear Boulevard Kristina Oleksak Kristina Oleksak

Homecoming Weekend: Sunday

Sunday, September 14, 2014 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Locations: TBA

Homecoming Weekend winds down with the men's soccer alumni game and the wrestling reunion.

Event Contact: Kristina Oleksak

Add to Calendar 14-09-2014 11:00:00AM 14-09-2014 02:00:00PM 15 Homecoming Weekend: Sunday Homecoming Weekend winds down with the men's soccer alumni game and the wrestling reunion. Locations: TBA Kristina Oleksak Kristina Oleksak

Men's Lacrosse Alumni Day

Sunday, October 5, 2014 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Golden Bear Stadium

The former Golden Bears will play an alumni game at Golden Bear Stadium. This will be followed by the Faceoff Dinner: location TBD.

Event Contact: Kristina Oleksak

Add to Calendar 05-10-2014 10:00:00AM 05-10-2014 06:00:00PM 15 Men's Lacrosse Alumni Day The former Golden Bears will play an alumni game at Golden Bear Stadium. This will be followed by the Faceoff Dinner: location TBD. Golden Bear Stadium Kristina Oleksak Kristina Oleksak

President's Alumni Reception in Washington, DC

Thursday, October 16, 2014 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Location: TBD

Alumni in the Washington, DC area will have the opportunity to see President Anthony S. Caprio and hear the latest news about the University.

Event Contact: Kristina Oleksak

Add to Calendar 16-10-2014 05:30:00PM 16-10-2014 07:30:00PM 15 President's Alumni Reception in Washington, DC Alumni in the Washington, DC area will have the opportunity to see President Anthony S. Caprio and hear the latest news about the University. Location: TBD Kristina Oleksak Kristina Oleksak

Cross Country Alumni Day

Saturday, October 18, 2014 9:30 AM - 1:30 PM
Western New England University

Coach Brian Walsh invites former Golden Bears to return to campus, reconnect with former teammates, and support the current team as a participant or fan during the WNE Invitational. Check-in: 9:30-10:00 a.m.; women's 5k race: 10:30 a.m.; men's 8k race: 11:15 a.m.; lunch: 12:30 p.m. Cost: $10.00 race entry fee, $10 guest fee.

Event Contact: Kristina Oleksak

Add to Calendar 18-10-2014 09:30:00AM 18-10-2014 01:30:00PM 15 Cross Country Alumni Day Coach Brian Walsh invites former Golden Bears to return to campus, reconnect with former teammates, and support the current team as a participant or fan during the WNE Invitational. Check-in: 9:30-10:00 a.m.; women's 5k race: 10:30 a.m.; men's 8k race: 11:15 a.m.; lunch: 12:30 p.m. Cost: $10.00 race entry fee, $10 guest fee. Western New England University Kristina Oleksak Kristina Oleksak

Alumni Association Panama Canal Cruise

Wednesday, November 19, 2014 6:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Take an 11-night vacation that is both relaxing and riveting. Cruise the Panama Canal with fellow alumni November 19-30 for a once-in-a-lifetime adventure. The Six Star Crystal Serenity cruise ship (pictured) will set sail from Miami to Key West, Florida; Cozumel and Costa Maya, Mexico; Belize City, Belize; Roatan Island, Honduras; and Puerto Limon, Costa Rica. Read more at https://www1.wne.edu/news/index.cfm?selection=doc.2507&DCIid=16215.

Event Contact: Kristina Oleksak

Add to Calendar 19-11-2014 06:00:00AM 30-11-2014 06:00:00PM 15 Alumni Association Panama Canal Cruise Take an 11-night vacation that is both relaxing and riveting. Cruise the Panama Canal with fellow alumni November 19-30 for a once-in-a-lifetime adventure. The Six Star Crystal Serenity cruise ship (pictured) will set sail from Miami to Key West, Florida; Cozumel and Costa Maya, Mexico; Belize City, Belize; Roatan Island, Honduras; and Puerto Limon, Costa Rica. Read more at https://www1.wne.edu/news/index.cfm?selection=doc.2507&DCIid=16215. Kristina Oleksak Kristina Oleksak

Alumni Bus Trip to New York City

Saturday, November 22, 2014 1:54 PM - 1:54 PM
Radio City Music Hall area

Cost: $35. The bus will depart from the Kevin S. Delbridge Welcome center at 7:45 p.m. and will drop off passengers in the area of the Radio City Music Hall at about 11:00 a.m. The bus will depart from a predetermined location at 8:30 p.m. (usually near St. Patrick's Cathedral) and returns to the University around midnight.

Event Contact: Kristina Oleksak

Add to Calendar 22-11-2014 01:54:00PM 22-11-2014 01:54:00PM 15 Alumni Bus Trip to New York City Cost: $35. The bus will depart from the Kevin S. Delbridge Welcome center at 7:45 p.m. and will drop off passengers in the area of the Radio City Music Hall at about 11:00 a.m. The bus will depart from a predetermined location at 8:30 p.m. (usually near St. Patrick's Cathedral) and returns to the University around midnight. Radio City Music Hall area Kristina Oleksak Kristina Oleksak

Alumni and Families Great Wolf Lodge Water Park Getaway

Saturday, January 24, 2015 1:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Great Wolf Lodge, Fitchburg, MA

Get wet with fellow alumni and families at Great Wolf Lodge and Water Park in Fitchburg, MA on Saturday, January 24. The 84-degree indoor water park resort has over 68,000 square feet of water-packed excitement, as well as a play park with a multi-level ropes course, mini golf, bowling, and more. Included in the $249 overnight room rate are water park passes, private buffet alumni dinner, and the indoor ropes course. For more information and the discount code, contact Kristina Oleksak at kristina.oleksak@wne.edu or 413-782-1557. Check out the fun at http://www.greatwolf.com/newengland/waterpark/. Check-in time is 4:00 p.m., however if you come early you have access to the water park starting at 1:00 p.m. There are lockers and changing rooms available. Checkout time is at 11:00 a.m., but you have access to the water park until closing that night at 9:00 p.m.

Event Contact: Kristina Oleksak

Add to Calendar 24-01-2015 01:00:00PM 25-01-2015 09:00:00PM 15 Alumni and Families Great Wolf Lodge Water Park Getaway Get wet with fellow alumni and families at Great Wolf Lodge and Water Park in Fitchburg, MA on Saturday, January 24. The 84-degree indoor water park resort has over 68,000 square feet of water-packed excitement, as well as a play park with a multi-level ropes course, mini golf, bowling, and more. Included in the $249 overnight room rate are water park passes, private buffet alumni dinner, and the indoor ropes course. For more information and the discount code, contact Kristina Oleksak at kristina.oleksak@wne.edu or 413-782-1557. Check out the fun at http://www.greatwolf.com/newengland/waterpark/. Check-in time is 4:00 p.m., however if you come early you have access to the water park starting at 1:00 p.m. There are lockers and changing rooms available. Checkout time is at 11:00 a.m., but you have access to the water park until closing that night at 9:00 p.m. Great Wolf Lodge, Fitchburg, MA Kristina Oleksak Kristina Oleksak


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