Schedule Of Events
Register online at: www.newpaltz.edu/alumni/reunionweekend 2010
Skies of the Season Three 50-minute Showings:
A Beginners Guide to Social Networking
9:00 a.m.; 10:10 a.m.; 11:20 a.m. Enjoy the stars and constellations in the day time -- under the dome of the John R. Kirk Planetarium. Learn how and when to view planets, meteor showers and the upcoming lunar eclipse. Hear about recent discover- ies in space. This activity is not suitable for children younger than 8.
11:00 a.m. – Noon Don’t miss this if you’ve been intrigued by Facebook and Twitter, but not sure how to begin. You will learn the power of Facebook and how to create and execute your own Facebook page. You will also discover the benefits of how to follow Twitter and maxi- mize its potential.
Saturday, October 16:
9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Come pick up your nametags, look through old yearbooks, enjoy a snack and visit with longtime friends.
Explore Historic Huguenot Street
9:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. Get a healthy dose of history as you tour New Paltz’s own National Historic Landmark district. You’ll embark on three original stone houses that were altered in the 1830s, the 1890s and the 1940s, enabling three hun- dred years of history to be told on the street, displaying both continuity and change in American history.
Baseball, Softball and Women’s Lacrosse games
10:00 a.m. – Noon
New Paltz and Asia, Then and Now
10:00 a.m. – Noon A strong relationship between SUNY New Paltz and Asia has developed from the 1960s through the present. In this panel discussion, students of the Asian Studies program, international students from Asia and students of Asian heritage will share some of their experiences studying, living, and working in Asia and in New Paltz. This event is sponsored by the Asian Studies Program and the Center for International Programs.
Alumni Heritage Walk
11:00 a.m. – Noon Join this walking tour across campus to see all that’s changed (and what’s stayed the same) over the years.
Theatre Career Discussion
11:00 am – Noon A panel of distinguished SUNY New Paltz alumni will discuss their career paths in theatre. Speakers will include recent success- ful graduates as well as established practi- tioners in both the performance and design areas.