Alumni Events

Reunite with your fellow Griffs at our numerous alumni events held throughout the country!

Consider joining your Reunion Committee!

This year we are celebrating reunion classes ending in 3's and 8's (1973, 1978, 1983, 1988, 1993, 1998, 2003, 2008, 2013, and 2018)!

We need as many classmates as we can to be a part of their reunion committees in an effort to make this the best Tent Party ever! If you are interested, please email us at alumni@canisius.edu or call 716-888-2700.

Our next meeting is February 22nd at 5:30pm in LYONS 118.

We hope to see you!


ALUMNI FAMILY DAY 
Sunday, February 25, 2018

12:45 PM - The Griffin Den Opens
2:00 PM - Tipoff

The Koessler Athletic Center
1829 Main Street
Buffalo, NY 14208

Join fellow Griffs for the last men's basketball game of the regular season against Marist. Adult ticket prices will be discounted to $14, and tickets for kids 12 and under are free. All tickets must be reserved and purchased in advance (including free tickets for kids). Free parking is available in the Science Hall Parking Ramp.

The Griffin Den, in the Patrick Lee Center, will be open prior to the game at 12:45 PM. There will be refreshments available for purchase, a bounce house (through the end of half-time), and of course, Petey the Griffin will be there for photo opportunities!

This game is also the Annual Senior Day for men's basketball, honoring the seniors on the team: Jermaine Crumpton and Selvedin Planincic. This is a great game to come show your support for the team in advance of the MAAC tournament!

We hope to see you there - Go Griffs!

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ROCHESTER ACCEPTED STUDENT & ALUMNI RECEPTION
Wedensday, Frebruary 28, 2018

6:30 - 8:30 PM

Locust Hill Country Club
2000 Jefferson Road
Pittsford, NY 14534

It's time to celebrate! Students, parents and alumni are invited to attend our exclusive Accepted Students and Alumni Reception. Celebrate with us as we welcome accepted students from the greater Rochester area into our growing Canisius community. Stop by for refreshments, great conversation, and a chance to meet our newly admitted Griffins and their families.

Thank you to Jim & Dawn Schnell for hosting!

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MBAA PROFESSIONAL HEADSHOTS & CAREER NETWORKING EVENT
Thursday, March 8, 2018

6:00 - 8:00 PM

Hotel Henry
444 Forest Ave.
Buffalo, NY 14213

Join Canisius College Business Alumni and learn how they put their MBA to work. 
-Student Rate $25.00
-MBAA Member Rate $30.00
-Non-Member Rate $35.00

Bring your resume to have it reviewed, get a professional headshot, and learn more about the Canisius College MBA Program. Please dress in Business Attire. An open bar and food are included (must be 21 years or older to drink). Tours will also be available. 

The following companies will be represented:
-Kaleida Health
-Buffalo City Mission
-Rich Products
-Mass Mutual
-Ivoclar Vivadent, Inc.
-Sodexo
-M&T Bank

To register, contact gradbiz@canisius.edu, or click the button below.

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SYRACUSE ACCEPTED STUDENT & ALUMNI RECEPTION
Thursday, March 22, 2018

5:30 - 8:00 PM

All Star Alley and Tavern at Destiny USA
9583 Destiny USA Drive
Syracuse, NY 13204

It's time to celebrate- Come bowl with us! We invite our Syracuse alumni to join us as we welcome accepted students from the Syracuse area into the Canisius community. Have fun while getting to mingle amongst current students, fellow alumni and prospective students from the area. Stop by for bowling, refreshments and great conversations!

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AFRO-AMERICAN SOCIETY 50TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION
September 2017 - April 2018

In honor of the 50th Anniversary of the Afro-American Society, alumni, students, and friends are invited to a yearlong celebration that includes events and gatherings dedicated to the mission and traditions of the society. For more information about the weekend's events, click here.

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CANISIUS IS HEADED TO FLORIDA 
March 9th-13th

VENICE/SARASOTA RECEPTION
Hosted by the Sarasota County Friends of Canisius College

Friday, March 9, 2018
The Plantation Golf and Country Club
300 Rockley Blvd., Venice, FL
Complimentary

TAMPA//ST. PETE/CLEARWATER RECEPTION
Hosted by Debbie Leous '79, MBA '82

Sunday, March 11, 2018
12:00 noon Cocktails 1:00 Lunch
Bon Appetit Restaurant
148 Marina Plaza, Dunedin, FL
$45 per person

NAPLES/FORT MYERS RECEPTION
Our thanks to the many alumni and friends who are supporting this event

Tuesday, March 13, 2018
Naples Sailing and Yacht Club
896 River Point Drive, Naples, FL
$60 for non-sponsors/$25 for GOLD alumni

Kindly make your reservations by March 1, 2018

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68TH ANNUAL LITTLE THREE GOLF TOURNAMENT
June 18, 2018

11:00 AM - Registration and lunch
12:00 PM - Shotgun start (scramble format)

River Oaks Golf Club
201 Whitehaven Blvd.
Grand Island, NY 14072

Come be a part of a tradition as Canisius College, Niagara University and St. Bonaventure University host the 68th annual Little Three Golf Tournament.

The Little Three proudly holds the title of the oldest continuous intercollegiate alumni golf tournament in the nation. This friendly competition between the three schools is open to alumni and friends alike for golf, dinner or both!

For more information, contact Howard Morgan, hmorgan@niagara.edu - (716)286-8772.