Hundreds of alumni, parents and community members will visit SUNY Oneonta from Oct. 24-26 for Homecoming & Family Weekend. Scheduled events range from tours of the completely renovated Fitzelle Hall to a 2.6-mile run/walk.
Admission to many of the weekend’s events is free, and members of the community are invited to participate. The full schedule is available here.
Highlights on Saturday include the annual craft fair in the Hunt Union ballroom, a rededication and tours of the completely renovated Fitzelle Hall, and a Brooks’ chicken barbecue on the quad. Saturday evening will feature a performance by Alex Torres and His Latin Orchestra and a show by comedy duo Lynn Trefzger and Mark Nizer. Both events are in Hunt Union at 8 p.m.
The Project Space Gallery in the college’s Fine Arts Center will feature the work of several alumni artists.
Athletics events include a swim meet against Oswego at 1 p.m. Saturday at Chase Pool and two men’s soccer games at Red Dragon Field, against Fredonia at 3 p.m. Friday and Buffalo State at 1 p.m. Saturday.
Family-friendly events include a Wii bowling tournament, pumpkin decorating, face painting, planetarium shows, an alumni wrestling clinic, and activities at the Science Discovery Center.
Weekend events will conclude on Sunday morning with the 2.6-mile campus Fun Run/Walk sponsored by the SUNY Oneonta Inter-Greek Council.
More information about Homecoming & Family Weekend 2014 is available from the SUNY Oneonta Office of Alumni Affairs at (607) 436-2526 or at oneontaalumni.com.