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04/12/2011

Camels Care -- this Saturday and Sunday

Camels in cities across the country will join together to volunteer in local soup kitchens, parks and homeless shelters on April 16 and 17. Alumni are coordinating projects from Boston to San Francisco. All members of the College community are welcome to participate.

Project locations are:

Los Angeles: Heal the Bay, Will Rogers State Beach cleanup on April 16.
Boston: Medford Family Life Education Center on April 16.
Providence: Serve Rhode Island, Roger Williams Park cleanup on April 16.
New York: Clothing drive 10 a.m.-noon on April 16 at the Goodwill Store, 220 E. 23rd St.
San Francisco: San Francisco Food Bank, April 17.

A project in Washington, D.C., is being rescheduled due to inclement weather. If you live in the area, watch your e-mail for an update.

For more information e-mail Erin Melvin at emelvin@conncoll.edu.

Insights is on campus June 3-4

The College is hosting Insights: Reunion 2012 during Centennial Reunion. What better way to get a feel for what your class might enjoy next year. If you can’t make it to the program but are still interested in helping plan your Reunion, contact your Reunion Planning Committee.

For more information visit http://insights.conncoll.edu.

Join us May 15 for the Bay to Breakers

We still have discounted tickets available for you to walk or run with other Camels in the Bay to Breakers race on May 15. Email rsvp@conncoll.edu or call 800-888-7549, ext. 2306 to get a discounted rate of $39 and instructions on how to register.

We’ll also have an exclusive hospitality tent at Footstock, Bay to Breakers’ official post-race event. Come meet up with family and friends. If you’re not racing, you’re still welcome to join us for music, entertainment, interactive activities and fun. Bring a picnic or take advantage of the concession stands. We’ll provide beverages and snacks as well as birthday cake to celebrate our College’s Centennial.

Footstock is open Sunday, May 15 from 8:30 a.m.-1 p.m. at Speedway Meadow in Golden Gate Park. Register at http://rsvp.conncoll.edu. Questions? Please contact the Office of Alumni Relations rsvp@conncoll.edu or 1-800-888-7549, ext. 2306.

 

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



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