Employee Celebration

Fall Employee Celebration Poster

Cornell Fall Employee Celebration, Saturday, Oct. 6 2018

Cornell Employee Celebration is for staff, faculty, retirees and their families. The event features athletics events, a Cornell community dinner, and additional activities. The event is held twice a year, in the fall and in the winter.


Tickets on sale September 12-26, 2018. Your $5 ticket includes the football game at Schoellkopf Field, followed by the Cornell Community Dinner at Barton Hall. Tickets can be purchased weekdays, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., at the Athletic Ticket Office in Bartels Hall or call 255-4247.

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Event Schedule

  • noon                 Women's Field Hockey vs. Yale
  • 1:30 pm             Football vs. Harvard
  • 4 - 6:30 pm     Community dinner in Barton Hall
  • 5 pm                  Women's Volleyball vs. Yale

CU Community Dinner

4 - 6:30 pm Barton Hall

The dinner, prepared by Cornell Catering, will feature barbecue chicken and pasta with grilled vegetables and marinara sauce. Vegan and gluten-free options are available.

To request accommodations to participate in this event, contact empcelebration@cornell.edu.


Free parking at Hoy Garage with Cornell University ID.


Cornell Catering
Department of Athletics and Physical Education
Department of Facilities and Campus Service
Division of Human Resources
Utz Quality Foods

Seeking Volunteers

Please use this online form to volunteer for the Community Dinner. You will be asked to select among three time slots: setup (12:30-3 p.m.), serving (3:15-6:30 p.m.) and cleanup (6:30-7:30 p.m.). You will only be scheduled for one shift, but please select all times during which you would be willing and available to help. All volunteers scheduled for set up, serving  or clean-up will receive an Employee Celebration t-shirt and complimentary meal/game ticket for the day’s events. Please contact empcelebration@cornell.edu if you have questions regarding volunteering for this event.