Employee Celebration

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Cornell Winter Employee Celebration

Saturday, February 16, 2019

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 January 8 - February 8, 2019. Your $5 ticket includes the Marc Deneault Invitational track & field competition, Women's Ice Hockey vs. Yale, and Men's Basketball vs. Yale, followed by the Cornell Community Dinner in the Ramin Room at Bartels Hall. Tickets can be purchased weekdays, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., at the Athletic Ticket Office in Bartels Hall or call 255-4247.

Event Schedule

  • All day               Marc Deneault Invitational Track & Field
  • 3:00 pm           Women's Ice Hockey vs. Yale
  • 4 - 6:30 pm     Community dinner in Ramin Room, Bartels Hall
  • 7:00 pm           Men's Basketball vs. Yale

CU Community Dinner

4 - 6:30 pm Ramin Room, Bartels Hall

The dinner, prepared by Cornell Catering, will feature chicken parmesan and baked ziti. 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.

Additional Events

For more campus events being held same day, check out the campus events calendar: http://events.cornell.edu/. Additional events include:

  • art exhibits
  • film screenings in Willard Straight Theatre
  • performance at Schwartz Center for Performing Arts
  • and more!



CFCU Community Credit Union
Cornell Bookstore
Cornell Catering
Department of Athletics and Physical Education
Department of Facilities and Campus Service
Division of Human Resources
Utz Quality Foods

Seeking Volunteers

We have three volunteer time slots available: setup (12:30-3 p.m.), serving (3:15-6:30 p.m.) and cleanup (6:30-7:30 p.m.). Please select one available shift. If you would like to work multiple shifts, please select all that apply. 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.

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