|10:00 am-11:00 am||Connections Cafe: Student/Alumni Networking Hour Orange Carpet|
This Homecoming Saturday don't miss this chance to connect to and learn to network with your greatest resource: CORNELL ALUMNI! Mix and mingle with Cornellians of all ages on the Orange Carpet to make new friends and potential job or internship contacts. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more information on this year's event and to RSVP.
|11:00 am||JV Volleyball at Illinois College Jacksonville, Ill.|
|11:00 am||Wrestling vs. Alumni Dual Mount Vernon|
|11:00 am-12:00 pm||High School Book Group Cole Library|
This month the HSBG book group will discuss "Darius the Great is not Okay" by Adib Khorram. The meeting date is Saturday, October 26, from 11-noon.
If you would like to join the group please email Grace at email@example.com. This event is free and open to the public.
|11:30 am||Wrestling vs. Intrasquad Dual Mount Vernon|
|12:00 pm-2:00 pm||Intercultural Life Homecoming Open House Stoner House|
Join Intercultural Life at Stoner House for food, fun, and games before the Homecoming game!
|1:00 pm||Volleyball at Illinois College Jacksonville, Ill.|
|2:00 pm||Football vs. Monmouth Mount Vernon|
|2:00 pm-5:00 pm||Center for the Literary Arts Homecoming Open House Van Etten-Lacey House|
Celebrate the legacies of Winifred Mayne Van Etten ’25 and Stephen Lacey ’65 at the Van Etten-Lacey House, the cherished home of the Center for the Literary Arts.
~ Enjoy the work of Cornell student creative writers and editors, watch letterpress demos on the iron Washington Press, and peruse archival materials, book art, and letterpress work. ~ We're also happy to present two pop-up literary performances — one by students who interned at the Chautauqua Writers’ Center this summer, and another by alumni. (We have one more alumni slot; email Becca Klaver at firstname.lastname@example.org if you're interested!) ~ Coffee, tea, and light refreshments will be served.
|3:00 pm-5:00 pm||Homecoming Reception for Alumni Invitational Exhibit McWethy Hall|
This year’s Homecoming exhibition is an Alumni Invitational exploring possibilities within the theme of self-portraiture and encouraging visual metaphor, diverse interpretations, and inventive ways of seeing and addressing identity through visual means. The work ranges from exacting rendering, to the self as object, abstraction or non-objective, archetypal or otherwise conceptualized. All media included. A Homecoming reception with be Saturday, Oct. 26, 3-5 pm.
|3:00 pm||National Novel Writing Month Time Thomas Commons|
National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo) is November, but the Block 3 class starts before then! Join us in Thayer or Lindquist to help meet that word count! Meet us on Fridays in the Van Etten-Lacey House for Freewrite Fridays that go longer and have cinnamon rolls for additional motivation. Anyone participating in NaNoWriMo is encouraged and welcome to attend!