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Class of 2000 - 10th Reunion

 

Class Councilors

Accommodations

 

Registration is now closed for Homecoming events.

If you are part of a reunioning class and would like to attend a
reunion event please call the Alumni Association at 518-442-3080 or 1-800-836-2586.

 Friday, October 8

 Saturday, October 9

Class of 2000 Reunion Event


Friday, October 8

12:15 p.m.–2:00 p.m.
Reaching Higher, Achieving More Luncheon
Tent on the back lawn of the Science Library
Reaching Higher, Achieving More is an alumni campaign designed to showcase the remarkable career paths of the University at Albany graduates.  This year will feature Evan Michael Zahn ’82 and Kathryn Zox ’83. These alums along with the other alumni inducted into this campaign are points of pride for the entire UAlbany community. Registration required. Free.

4:00 p.m.–6:00 p.m.
Alumni Wine Tasting Reception
Alumni House
Please join the Alumni Association for a wine tasting experience. Discover a fine selection of New York State wines while you “un-wine-d” and meet fellow alumni, friends and guests. Registration required. Free. (Limit 1 guest)

Class of 2000 ~ Reunion Event!

8:00 p.m.
G.O.L.D. (Graduates of the Last Decade) Goes to Jillian's

Jillian's
59 North Pearl Street, Albany

Start your UAlbany reunion weekend off right at Jillian’s with a free drink on us! The first 200 registrants who check in at Jillian’s will receive a free beer or soda, courtesy of the Alumni Association. We surveyed our recent grads, and this is where you said you'd like to kick off your reunion. So, enjoy free hors d’oeuvres, drink specials, free pool and great music at Jillian’s, voted Albany’s best sports bar. No cover charge. Registration required.


Saturday, October 9

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

Hall of Fame Room, SEFCU Arena
Shuttle service available in Dutch Quad lot across from the Alumni House.
Celebrate your 10th reunion with fellow alumni and guests. Hear President George M. Philip ’69, ’73 provide an update on the University. Registration required. Cost: $5.00/person.

10 a.m.
Homecoming 5K Run

Start/Finish on back lawn of Science Library
Join alumni, staff, students and guests during our 2nd annual 5K. The new course includes the athletic fields, Indian Pond, Purple Path, shade and open spaces. Registration required. Cost: $25/person before 10/1.

10:15 a.m.–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 Albany 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.

10:15 a.m.—11:15 a.m.
Weather Watch Tour
NOAA National Weather Service Forecast Office, CESTM
Pick-up will be at the bus stop by the Science Library
Get a guided tour of the NOAA (National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration) National Weather Service Forecast Office at UAlbany and learn about weather forecasts and the technology that gives forecasters the ability to provide accurate weather information. Bus transportation will be available. Bus departs at 10:10 a.m. The tour will begin in the CESTM Rotunda. Registration required. Free*Individuals will be asked to sign in at the front door of the National Weather Service before entering the forecast facility.

10:15 a.m.–1:00 p.m.
Robots are Coming

College of Computing and Information
Tailgate tent at the back lawn of the Science Library

The field of robotics has matured to the point where robots are expected to be a growing part of our everyday life.  Come hear how students, faculty, and researchers from UAlbany's College of Computing and Information are helping develop new applications for robots and see firsthand how robots are being used to educate students about computing principles. Free.

11:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m.
Touchdown Tailgate

Tailgate tent area on back lawn of Science Library
Get into the spirit, enjoy food, fellowship and fun with other Great Danes fans under the big top. Alumni receive free food, drink vouchers and a free UAlbany T-shirt when they preregister. Free parking in the Dutch Quad lot; $5.00 in the SEFCU lot.

1:00 p.m.
UAlbany Football Game vs. St. Francis Red Flash

University Field
Wear your purple and gold proudly and cheer on the UAlbany Great Danes as they tackle the opponents. Registration required. Cost: $12 reserved seating, $10 general admission and $3 kids 2-12.  Free for reunion class members who preregister.

Class of 2000 ~ Reunion Event!

7:00-11:00 p.m.
Great Danes Great Bash

Washington Tavern
250 Western Avenue, Albany

Join the Class of 2000, reconnect  with your classmates at this popular UAlbany watering hole. Enjoy munchies and beverages. Event is free to all preregistered alumni and their guests only. (Limit 1 guest)

8:00 p.m.
The World Within Reach Speaker Series

SEFCU Arena
Barbara Walters will be the featured speaker at this event sponsored by the Student Association, the Alumni Association and University Auxiliary Services (UAS). Walters' ground-breaking exclusive interviews with world figures and her enterprising reporting have made her one of the most highly acclaimed journalists on television. Registration required.  Free.

Registration is now closed for Homecoming events.

If you are part of a reunioning class and would like to attend a
reunion event please call the Alumni Association at 518-442-3080 or 1-800-836-2586.

 


Accommodations

Enjoy special room rates at the Holiday Inn,
205 Wolf Road, Albany, NY 12205.
Call (518) 458-7264 and please ask for the
UAlbany Class of 2000 Reunion room block when making a reservation.
Reservations must be received by September 24, 2010.

 


Councilors:

Mr. Robert S. Bischoff
66 Madison Ave
Hoboken, NJ 07030-7803
TEL (646) 207-0878
RBischoff@gmail.com

Scott J. Levy
TEL (516) 610-6690

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Alumni House
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Albany, NY 12222
PHONE (518) 442-3080
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