CLASS Alumni Chapter Welcomes New Dean
October 13 Join the CLASS Alumni Chapter for a meet and greet networking mixer at the Cal Poly Pomona Art Gallery from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. This is a great opportunity to meet Dean Carol Richardson, to hear what the college has planned for 2009-10 and to network with fellow alumni. E-mail email@example.com to RSVP today!
Fall Career Day
October 15 Bring your resume and dress to impress. More than 200 prospective employers will participate in the Fall Career Day from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the University Quad. Parking is $5. For more information, contact the Career Center at (909) 869-2342 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Or visit http://dsa.csupomona.edu/career/default.asp.
Annual Alumni Association Golf Tournament
October 16 Join the Alumni Association for a round of golf at its annual Cal Poly Pomona Alumni Association Golf Tournament. Help recognize outstanding student leaders and provide scholarships to deserving students. This year’s golf tournament will be held at Coyote Hills in Fullerton. Read more...
Pack the Stands for Soccer
October 16 Cheer on the Broncos at Kellogg Field as they take on Cal State Stanislaus. The women’s soccer game kicks off at 4:30 p.m. followed by the men’s game at 7 p.m. Alumni who show their Alumni Association membership card can get free athletic spirit items! Also, attendees have the opportunity to receive free items from Chick-fil-A, Chipotle and Golden Spoon. For more info, visit the Athletics website.
Charity Dinner Features 7 Chefs, 7 Courses & Wine Pairings
October 16 Reservations are being taken for an exclusive seven-course dinner prepared by seven chefs at The Restaurant at Kellogg Ranch at 6 p.m. This elaborate dinner hosted by The American Culinary Federation Inland Empire Chapter and The Collins College of Hospitality Management will feature donated wines from the 70th annual Los Angeles International Wine & Spirits Competition. Proceeds from this dinner will benefit The ACF Chef and Child Foundation. The cost is $75 per person. Read more...
October 17 The 4th Annual Matthew Myers 5k Run/Walk begins at 8 a.m. at the Arabian Horse Center. This event will help support the Matthew Myers Memorial Fund. Proceeds help fund scholarships to Cal Poly Pomona students determined to walk their course in the midst of difficulties. To register, donate or learn more, visit www.mattsrun.org.
17th Annual Pumpkin Festival
October 17-18 You don’t want to miss the 17th annual Pumpkin Festival & Insect Fair from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Farm Store at Kellogg Ranch. In addition to the pick-your-own-pumpkin patch, other activities include horse rides, petting zoo, face painting, pancake breakfast on Saturday morning, live entertainment, Cal Poly Pomona-grown produce, games, and food and refreshments for purchase from student clubs. The Insect Fair will be held in the Bronco Student Center from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on both days and will feature more than 200,000 live and dead bugs. For more information, visit www.csupomona.edu/~agri/news/pumpkin.shtml.
Collins College Alumni Chapter Speed Networking Event
October 20 The Collins College Alumni Chapter is hosting a speed networking event at Buca di Beppo in Claremont at 6 p.m. This event is designed to give current Collins College students a chance to meet with industry professionals. RSVP by October 16 to Jason Farned at email@example.com or (909) 910-9050.
Tackling Tough Questions About the Economy
October 30 The Collins College of Hospitality Management and PKF Consulting are partnering again to host the 21st annual Southern California Visitor Industry Outlook Conference. The event will take place at the Pasadena Convention Center and is titled "Where? When? & How Long?" Attendees will enjoy a full day of panel discussion from industry experts and receive PKF's extensive lodging forecast report with detailed analyses of markets throughout Southern California. Read more...
2nd Annual NYC Alumni Mixer
November 9 Enjoy the company of fellow Cal Poly Pomona alumni overlooking the heart of Times Square during the 2nd Annual NYC Alumni Mixer. The event will be Monday, Nov. 9 from 5:30 p.m. -7:30 p.m. at the New York Marriott Marquis’ Promenade (9th floor), located at 1535 Broadway, New York City. Complimentary hors d’oeuvres and drinks will be provided. Dean Andy Feinstein of The Collins College of Hospitality Management is hosting. Please RSVP by Nov. 4 to Lisa McPheron at firstname.lastname@example.org or call (909) 869-3151.
Charles Lindsley Memorial Vocal Scholarship Fundraiser
November 12 "Anything Goes" features faculty, alumni and students performing solos, duets, ensembles, classical, pop and Broadway. The performance is directed by Susan Burns with Janet Noll on piano. Showtime is at 8 p.m. in the Music Recital Hall, and tickets are $15 for general admission and $10 for students. For more information, visit www.class.csupomona.edu/mu.