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Fall events include receptions, talks, CCAC lunch, athletic reunions

09/9/2010

Camels from coast to coast will be catching up and enjoying a good time at a variety of regional events this fall. Check the alumni calendar for all the details or contact the staff below.

Highlights from the early fall schedule:

Welcome to the City

Join Connecticut College Graduates of the Last Decade -- plus alumni from other NESCAC schools -- in welcoming the Class of 2010 and other recent graduates to your area this Thursday, Sept. 16.

Enjoy complimentary food and drink specials at our various locations. Over a dozen gatherings will take place on the same night across the globe. Locations are Providence, San Diego, West Hartford, Los Angeles, Philadelphia, Portland, Ore., Denver, San Francisco, Seattle, Tokyo, Chicago, Portland, Me. and London.
Contact Samantha McCracking '10 in the Office of Alumni Relations for more information.

Connecticut College comes to Chicago Oct. 8

Meet Professor Abigail Van Slyck and students in her Gender and Architecture course during a reception on Friday, Oct. 8 from 6-8 p.m. They'll be in the city to see houses by some of the world's foremost architects. Contact Erin Melvin Morrissey for more information.

Athletic Receptions

Get together with your former teammates and current coaches for a great time. Contact Samantha McCracking '10 for details.

Women's Soccer: Oct. 9, 1-3 p.m., on campus.

Men's Soccer: Oct. 9, 4-6 p.m., on campus.

Men's Ice Hockey: Oct. 16, 10 a.m.-1 p.m., on campus.

Women's Cross Country: Oct. 16, 1:30-4 p.m., Harkness Memorial State Park.

Men's Cross Country: Oct. 16, 4-6 p.m., Coach Butler's home.

Men's & Women's Rowing: Oct. 16, 4:30-6:30 p.m., on campus.

Men's Water Polo: Oct. 17, 1-3 p.m., on campus.

Women's Volleyball: Oct. 21, 6-9:30 p.m., on campus.

Coed Sailing: Oct. 23, 6-9 p.m., on campus.

Distinguished Alumni Speakers Series in Boston & New York

Join us in Boston on Oct. 7 and New York on Oct. 20 for small-group discussions on timely topics with alumni experts. Speakers and their topics are:
Boston: Mary Wright '79 P'11 of The Conference Board, the resources and skills that employees need in order to compete in a knowledge-based, global economy.

New York: Marisa Farina '93 of Time Out, building a career in the Manhattan publishing industry.

For more information contact Erin Melvin Morrissey.

Connecticut College Alumni of Color (CCAC)

CCAC and the Connecticut College Trustees of Color will have a luncheon and discussion on campus during Fall Weekend 2010. Watch your e-mail for details. Contact Bridget McShane for more information.

Head of the Charles

Join students, parents, alumni and friends on Saturday and Sunday, Oct. 23-24. Meet other Camels and see some great competition. We'll share a hospitality tent with Hamilton College at Reunion Village on the Boston side of the Charles River. Watch for more information. For details contact Erin Melvin Morrissey.

 

For media inquiries, please contact:
Matt Engelhardt (860) 439-2505, mengelha@conncoll.edu
Deborah MacDonnell (860) 439-2504, dmacdonn@conncoll.edu



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