The Cornell Alumni Association of Central New York (CAACNY) is your local connection to your alma mater! CAACNY hosts alumni events throughout the year, sponsors scholarship programs, and provides opportunities for you to stay connected to campus and your fellow Cornellians.

2017 Cornell Book Awards and Spring Dinner

Featuring a talk by Sean Kirst
Monday, May 22, 6–9pm
Upstairs at the Dinosaur, 246 W. Willow St., Syracuse
$30 per person

RSVP Online by May 17

Please join fellow alumni along with friends and family of our Cornell Book Award honorees at a special lecture event and awards presentation. This year, we are pleased to be featuring Sean Kirst as our speaker. Sean is well known to the Syracuse community as a columnist for the Syracuse Post-Standard, where he celebrated the people of Central New York and the history of our community. In 2016, he published The Soul of Central New York, a deeply moving collection of stories about the struggles and triumphs of the everyday men and women who define Syracuse. Sean is a popular and engaging speaker who has a gift for bringing human stories to life.


Far Above Cayuga’s Wineries

Thank you to everyone who came to our 2017 event!


Get Involved!

Looking to get more involved in Cornell Alumni programs locally? CAACNY is seeking volunteers to help with our annual scholarship wine tasting event and other activities throughout the year. To join, contact us at caacny@gmail.com.

Help meet with prospective Cornell students through the Cornell Alumni Admissions Ambassador Network.  To learn more, contact Jessica Redmond ’04 at jess.g.redmond@gmail.com


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