Oct. 13, 2009

Homecoming to highlight student groups, campus life

Cornell's first Homecoming Parade in several years will showcase student organizations and aspects of campus life from performing arts to Greek life to sustainability.

The parade, Saturday, Oct. 17, at 10:30 a.m., will start at the Biology Quad (behind the Biotechnology Building), move past Lynah Rink and cross Campus Road to pass through the alumni tailgate areas. The parade precedes the Big Red vs. Fordham football game at 12:30 p.m. on Schoellkopf Field. (Game tickets are $15, $12 for senior citizens and $10 for children under age 13, available at http://CornellBigRedTickets.com or by calling 607-254-BEAR.)

Other Homecoming Weekend events Oct. 16-17 include:

For a complete schedule of events and more information, see http://www.alumni.cornell.edu/homecoming/.