Sage College of Albany Welcomes Alumni Back to Campus

September 30, 2011 at 12:50 pm

Generations of alumni will return to the Sage College of Albany campus this weekend to relive memories and reconnect with friends and former classmates. This is the first alumni weekend for all SCA, Sage Junior College of Albany, Sage Evening College and Sage After Work graduates. 

Sage Alumni Weekend Events

Friday September 30th

2:00pm - 8:00pm - Registration (KCC105) 
Visit the registration table in Kahl Campus Center room 105 to pick up your registration packet for the weekend. 

Noon - 5:00pm - Fitstop (KCC)
Workout before the day’s events at the new and improved Fitstop in the Athletic  Wing of  the Campus Center.  Open to alumni and their guests.   

2:30pm - 5:00pm - Albany Aqua Ducks Tour (Admin Blg) 
2:30pm pickup from the front steps of the Administration Building.  Tour is from 3pmto 5pm. Cost: $10/adults and $5/children.

2:00, 3:00, 4:00pm - Campus Tours: (Admin Blg)
Student-led tours will depart on the hour from the front steps of the Administration Building.

4:00pm - 7:00pm - Alumni Art Exhibit Opening Night Reception: (Rathbone)
Join 40 alumni artists as they present Alma  Mater 2011, a collection of alumni work  in the Little Gallery of Rathbone Hall. Wine and  finger foods will be served.

5:00pm - 8:00pm - Gathering: (Opalka Gallery)
Professor Harold Lohner’s Exhibit and Alumni Reception: Celebrate the work of  Harold Lohner, beloved Sage faculty member, by joining fellow alumni for a personal tour of his work at the Opalka Gallery. Wine and finger foods will be served.

5:00pm-7:00pm - Dinner on your Own (KCC)
Come see how the dining experience has changed on campus in our newly renovated dining hall.

7:00pm - Comedy Night (Holiday Inn Express Latham, NY)
Join Sage for a night of laughs with NYC comedians at the Holiday Inn Express, Latham, NY. A private room and bar has been reserved for alumni where we will be serving appetizers and munchies beginning at 7:00pm. The hour long show begins at  7:30pm.  Cash bar. After the show move the party to the Tap Room, Holiday Inn’s new Sports Bar!

Saturday October 1st

9:00am - 5:00pm - Registration: Kahl Campus Center room 105

9:00am - 11:00am - Class Gathering Breakfast (Opalka Gallery)
Mix and mingle with classmates over breakfast. Relive the past and learn about the Sage of today.

11:00am -11:45am - Sampling Sage (Opalka Gallery Lecture Hall)
Join us as we celebrate Sage! Dr. Susan Scrimshaw welcomes alumni with brief remarks. All Graduates are encouraged to attend.

Noon - 1:00pm - Tailgate Lunch (Tent on Front Lawn)
Go Sage! Enjoy a BBQ lunch on the SCA campus lawn before the big game.

12:30pm - 4:30pm - Harvest Festival on the Quad:
Enjoy some fall family fun with hayrides, caricatures, pumpkin painting, cider donuts, photo booth, and more!

1:00 pm - Sage Soccer Games: (Soccerplex, Bethlehem)
Cheer on Sage as they take on NYU-Poly at the Bethlehem Soccerplex, 391 Wemple Road, Glenmont, NY.
Women’s team plays at 1pm, followed by Men’s game.

1:00pm - 3:00pm - “Pickup”Basketball game (SCA gym)
Former Sage basketball players take to the courts again for an informal game of hoops! Come cheer them on in the SCA gym!

6:00pm -10:00pm - Alumni Weekend Dinner, (Hilton Garden Inn)
Join the Sage Alumni Association for cocktails and dinner as we reconnect, reminisce and recognize key volunteers from the Sage community. Cocktails begin at 6pm in the Fireside Atrium with dinner following in the USS Albany Ballroom at 7pm. Tickets are $30. Beer, wine, and soda included.