2001 Reunion


Class of 2001 10th Reunion

Has it been 10 years already? Reconnect with your old friends and find out what's happened to them in the last 10 years.

Friday, October 14
Saturday, October  15
Class Reunion Event


Friday, October 14

12:15 – 2:00 p.m.
Reaching Higher Achieving More Luncheon
Campus Center Ballroom
Distinguished University at Albany alum Ken Johnson ’78 will be showcased, and you will learn how they have reached higher and achieved more since graduating from the University. Registration required. Free lunch.

5:00 – 7:00 p.m.
After School Special: The 2011 Alumni Show
Alumni Exhibition Opening Reception and Wine Tasting
University Art Museum
Curated by Ken Johnson ’78, freelance critic for the New York Times. Stop by the University Art Museum to take in the many works by talented UAlbany alumni, meet the artists and connect with alumni while enjoying a sample of New York wines and cheeses. This exhibition is supported by a generous grant from the University at Albany Alumni Association. Registration required. Free. (Limit 1 guest)

8:00 p.m.
GOLD Goes to Jillian's
Jillian’s, 59 North Pearl Street, Albany
Start your reunion weekend off right at this exclusive GOLD event at Jillian’s, voted Albany’s best sports bar. We’ve got Jillian’s spacious game room all to ourselves (no cover charge), so come enjoy hearty hors d’oeuvres, two drink tickets, free pool and great music, all for just $5!

Saturday, October 15

8:30 – 10:00 a.m.
UAlbany Welcome Back Breakfast

Hall of Fame Room SEFCU Arena
Celebrate your 25th reunion with fellow alumni and guests. Hear President George M. Philip ’69, ’73 provide an update on the University. Registration required. Cost: $5/person.

10:15 – 11:15 a.m.
Nanotech Complex Tour
Pick-up will be at the bus stop by the Science Library
Learn about the latest developments in nanotechnology as you tour the Nanotech complex at the University at Albany’s College of Nanoscale Science and Engineering. Bus transportation will be available. Bus departs at 10:10 a.m. The tour will begin in the NanoFab North Rotunda. Building 253. Registration required. Free.

11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Touchdown Tailgate
Tailgate tent area on the back lawn of the Science Library
Get into the spirit and enjoy great food, fellowship and fun with other Great Danes fans under the big top. Class of 2001 will have reserved tables at the tent. Receive free food, drink vouchers and a gift if you preregister. Free parking in the Dutch Quad lot; $5 in the SEFCU lot.

1:00 p.m.
Homecoming Football Game vs. Robert Morris Colonials
University Field
Show your true colors! Wear your purple and gold proudly and cheer on the UAlbany Great Danes to victory. Registration required. Cost: $12 reserved seating, $10 general admission seating, $3 kids 2-12. Free for reunion class members who preregister.


Saturday, October 15
7 – 11 p.m.
Great Danes Great Bash
The Washington Tavern
250 Western Avenue, Albany

Class of 2001 alumni are invited to mingle and
reminisce at this popular UAlbany watering hole.
Enjoy munchies and beverages.

Event is free to all preregistered alumni
and guest. (Limit 1 guest)



Enjoy special room rates at the
Best Western Sovereign Hotel
1228 Western Avenue,
Albany, NY 12203

Call (518) 489-2981 to make your
reservations, and be sure to
mention that you’re with the
UAlbany Class of 2001.

Single or double rooms
are available for $79.00/night.
Please make your
reservations by September 23.


For questions or information, please contact:
Loida R. Vera Cruz
Assistant Director of Alumni Programs

) 442-3080