Geneseo Dance Ensemble 50th Anniversary Celebration

April 19 to 22, 2018 | Campus and Geneseo village

Celebration activities include dance performances, alumni panel discussions, master classes, and a special anniversary reception for the ensemble, which is led by Professor of Dance Jonette Lancos. New choreography will be introduced by alumni guest artists and dance faculty. There will be a featured performance, “Dancing Past to Present: Celebrating Fifty Years.”

Alumni Achieve Event: Keys to Corporate Success in a Global Society

Jan. 31, 2018, 6 p.m. | Campus

In today’s society, every business is a global business. Join Corning, Inc.’s Director of Finance Transformation Ian Harrop ’89 to hear more about topics like the difference between a global presence and a global mindset.

Healthy Eating

Feb. 15, 2018, 6 to 8 p.m. | Wegmans Test Kitchen, Rochester, N.Y.

Jonna Anne, director of culinary operations for Geneseo Campus Auxiliary Services, Wendy Pogozelski, Distinguished Teaching Professor of Chemistry, and Paul Vroman, executive chef at Next Door by Wegmans, will offer a cooking demo and share their expertise on nutrition topics.

Alumni Achieve Event

Feb. 26, 2018, 6 p.m. | Campus

Internationally known singer and composer Ysaye Barnwell ’67/ MS ’68 will be interviewed by Emilye Crosby, professor of history and coordinator of Black Studies, as part of the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Commemoration. Barnwell will also lead a Community Sing on Feb. 27 at 6 p.m. in the MacVittie Ballroom.

Geneseo Celebrates International Women’s Day

March 7, 2018, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. SUNY Global Center, New York, N.Y.

Geneseo will celebrate social, economic, cultural and political achievements by hosting a panel discussion of distinguished alumnae.

What it Takes to Take the Lead: What Do Leaders Need to Know Today?

April 26, 2018 | Campus

Successful alumni from diverse fields will lend insight about their careers and lessons learned with current students. This discussion will be led by Thomas Matthews, associate dean of leadership and service.

Great Knight

April 17, 2018 | Various Locations in the United States

Join us for the fourth annual simultaneous celebration of Geneseo across the nation and beyond. Alumni, parents and friends are invited to attend and host events across the country and participate via social media with #GreatKnight. Find out more at