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Cornell Employee Celebration

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.

Upcoming Events

Cornell’s Winter Employee Celebration is set for Saturday, January 25. Tickets go on sale December 16 through January 17. Your $5 ticket, which includes the dinner and several athletics events, may be purchased at the Athletic Ticket Office in Bartels Hall (M-F 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.) or call 255-4247.
The ticket price also includes the following athletic events:

  • Men's Basketball vs. Columbia at 12 noon
  • Wrestling vs. Brown at 2 p.m.
  • Women's Basketball at 2:30 p.m.

The dinner featuring chicken parmesan and baked ziti with Italian cheeses; vegan option available will take place 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. in Ramin Room, Bartels Hall.

Additional Activities

Coming Soon!

Seeking Volunteers

Join your colleagues! Meet new people! Volunteer for this winter's Employee Celebration on Saturday, January 25. We need helpers for a variety of tasks in Bartels Hall, generally two hour shifts. Responsibilities include set-up, clean-up, children's activities, taking tickets, serving food and other activities. Volunteers will receive a free Employee Celebration T-shirt and a complimentary ticket for the football game and community dinner. Contact to volunteer for this popular annual event.