Alumni Reunion

Join CALS for Reunion Weekend: June 8-11, 2017

Friday, June 9

Liberty Hyde Bailey Lecture: From Farm to Fork: How CALS Is Leading the Food Revolution

1:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m., David L. Call Auditorium, Kennedy Hall
How do we get better tasting food? How are CALS faculty and researchers developing solutions to produce better and fresher produce that Americans will enjoy? The annual Liberty Hyde Bailey lecture will feature Cornell faculty talking about how CALS is making a difference in providing better crunch at your dinner and restaurant tables.

Christine Smart, Professor, Plant Pathology and Plant-Microbe Biology, School of Integrative Plant Science


  • Thomas Björkman, Associate Professor, Horticulture, School of Integrative Plant Science
  • Michael Mazourek, Assistant Professor, Horticulture, School of Integrative Plant Science
  • Carmen Moraru, Associate Professor, Food Science
  • Courtney Weber, Associate Professor, Horticulture, School of Integrative Plant Science

Landscape Architecture Open House

1:00 – 3:00 p.m., 440 Kennedy Hall (Gallery)
Please join us in the department for light refreshments and mingle with faculty and staff.

The Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management Reception

3:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m., Warren Hall, Lill Family Lounge (1st Floor)
Dyson alumni and friends are invited to hear a brief update on the Dyson School and the Cornell SC Johnson College of Business. Then explore Warren Hall while enjoying talking with fellow alumni and faculty over local wines, beer and tasty hors d'oeuvres.  For more information, please contact Tim Oonk '86 at:

Tours of the Department of Communication’s New Space in Mann

11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m., 4th Floor, Mann Library
Take a tour of the COMM Department’s award-winning new home on the 4th floor of Mann Library while you reconnect with classmates and faculty during this informal, open house “meet and greet” event.

Saturday, June 10

CALS Reunion Breakfast and College Open House

8:00 – 10:00 a.m., Trillium, Kennedy Hall
Don't miss the annual CALS Reunion breakfast. Enjoy fellowship with Kathryn J. Boor, the Ronald P. Lynch Dean of the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, along with alumni, faculty, and friends of the college while visiting department information tables and learning about exciting CALS programs. Guests are welcome to enjoy a free continental breakfast and listen to a college update from Dean Boor. Angela Wright '02, MPS '04, CALS Alumni Association President, will also host the association's annual meeting. Reservations are requested—

School of Integrative Plant Science (SIPS) Alumni Gathering for the Plant Sciences

11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m., G22 Plant Science
Please join SIPS for light refreshments and an opportunity to reminisce with friends, faculty, and alumni. Historical Cornell photos will be on display, as well as a tour of the new Liberty Hyde Bailey Conservatory.

Wine Tasting

1:00 – 3:00 p.m., Trillium, Kennedy Hall
Savor the flavor of New York State wines and meet winery owners at this very popular annual reunion event. Free admission to all alumni and guests, 21 years of age and older.


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