Family Weekend 2015 Schedule

subject to change

Hilltop Cafe Hours
Breakfast ($6.30): Friday 7:30-9 a.m., Saturday 8:30-9:30 a.m.
Brunch ($8): Sunday 11 a.m.-1 p.m.
Lunch ($7): Friday 10:45 a.m.-1:30 p.m., Saturday 11 a.m.-1 p.m.
Dinner ($8): Friday 5-7 p.m., Saturday 5-7 p.m.
Children 12 & under $3.50, Children 5 & under free

Bookstore Hours
Friday 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m., Saturday 9 a.m.-4 p.m.
Luce Gallery Hours
Friday 9 a.m.-6 p.m., Saturday 10 am - 6 p.m.
Golf Cart Service
Call (319) 895-4334

Friday, Oct. 9
Time
Event
Location
All Day

Self-guided photo tour of campus

How well do you know Cornell's iconic spaces? Use photo clues as a guide across Cornell's campus. Historic information will be posted at each destination.
Pick up information at registration, lobby, Thomas Commons
8 a.m. - 6 p.m.

Registration

Lobby, Thomas Commons
8:15 - 8:45 a.m.

Sign up for Classes without Quizzes

Be a college student again! A limited number of academic classes will be available to alumni and families, beginning at 9 a.m. Registration required.
Lobby, Thomas Commons
9 -11 a.m.

Classes without Quizzes


Various Locations
9 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Visit with faculty by appointment

Please schedule these meetings prior to arriving on campus.
 Faculty Offices
2 p.m.

Renovated spaces tours

Join us for an insider's tour of Cornell's most recent renovations to see how these buildings are serving today's students.

Begin in lobby, Thomas Commons
 2 p.m.

Orientation, Part 2

With Dean of Students, Dean of Faculty, Director of Residence Life

 TBD
3:15 - 4:15 p.m.

Ellen Horne '95, Beta Omicron Distinguished Alumni Visitor Lecture

Peabody Award winning alumni Ellen Horne '95, executive producer or NPR's Radiolab

Hedges Conference Room, Thomas Commons
4:30 - 6 p.m.

First-year parent reception

Join Student Affairs staff and other Cornell families for a casual social time with appetizers and drinks.
Zamora's Market, Thomas Commons
 7 p.m.
Women's volleyball game vs. Ripon College
Gymnasium, Small Multi-Sport Center
9 p.m.

Pep Rally

Ash Park
9:30 p.m.

Fireworks

Ash Park
After fireworks

Bonfire

Intramural fields

Saturday, Oct. 10
Time
Event
Location
All Day

Self-guided photo tour of campus

How well do you know Cornell's iconic spaces? Use photo clues as a guide across Cornell's campus. Historic information will be posted at each destination.
Registration, lobby, Thomas Commons
7:30 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Registration

Lobby, Thomas Commons
 9:30 - 10:30 a.m.

Coffee with a Prof

Join professors from across campus and Cornell alumni for "Saturday Office Hours!" Visit with faculty in this casual setting.

Orange Carpet, Thomas Commons
 10 a.m.

Cornell baseball intersquad scrimmage & open house of newly renovated baseball field

 Ash Park baseball field
10:30 - 11 a.m.

Organ Recital

King Chapel
11 a.m.

Homecoming Convocation

King Chapel
11 a.m.

Volleyball vs. Carroll College

Gymnasium, Small Multi-Sport Center
 Noon-2 p.m.

Family & Friends of Intercultural Life reception

Come out to meet and celebrate with the Office of Intercultural life and catch up with old and new friends.  This will be a time to reconnect or discover ways to support diversity at Cornell and ICL.  light refreshments will be served.  Contact the Office of Intercultural Life with questions at (319) 895-4484.
Stoner House

 Noon - 2 p.m.
Paul K. Scott Alumni Center open house
Paul K. Scott Alumni Center at Rood House
12:30

Renovated Space Tours

Join us for an insider's tour of Cornell's most recent renovations to see how these buildings are serving today's students.
Begin in Lobby, Thomas Commons
1:30 p.m.

Women's soccer vs St. Norbert

Soccer Field
2 p.m.

Football Game vs. Grinnell

Ash Park
3-5 p.m.

Homecoming art show reception

Luce Gallery, McWethy Hall
4 p.m.

BACO/Frank J. Armstrong House Open House

All alumni, families, supporters and members of the African American Society of Cornell College, Students for Black People, and the Black Awareness Cultural Organization are invited to this open house.
Frank J. Armstrong House behind the Thomas Commons
 6-8 p.m.

Eyes of the World Culture Show

Organized by Eyes of the World, the annual Culture Show is a major campus event which celebrates cultural and heritage diversity at Cornell. Students from different backgrounds participate in songs, dances, a fashion show, and many other performances in this popular event.
Kimmel Theatre