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For further information, visit the 175th Anniversary Events Calendar for a complete listing of scheduled events.


"Puttin' on the Glitz" 175th Anniversary Gala

Saturday, May 11, 2002
8 o'clock p.m.
Williams Center, SUNY Fredonia

Black Tie Optional

Print the Gala Response Card  Print out the Response Card and return by May 1, 2002.

For a night to remember, stroll through the Williams Center for entertainment and culinary delights...

Dance under the stars in the Golden Ballroom until 11 p.m. to The Chameleon with Bandleader Steve Swanson, '79 & '90 and dine on:
  • Steamship Round of Beef
  • Crab Cakes with Pommery Mustard Sauce
  • Dazzling Desserts - Brie and Apple Strudel with Walnut-Honey Syrup
  • Pecan Pie with Caramel Sauce and Whipped Cream
  • Top Shelf Open Bar
Enjoy the classical elegance of the Fredonia Honors Brass in café Glitz or sing along with the Roaring Rebrics while pleasing your palete with:
  • Chilled Jumbo Shrimp
  • Glistening Array of Fresh Fruits and Cheeses with Yogurt Dipping Sauce
  • Wine Bar with Champagne
Tap your toes in the Shimmering Spot to the sparkling sounds of the New Natatorium Jazz Perspective and the Latin Jazz Combo while indulging in:
  • Scallops with White Wine, Shallots and Herb Butter
  • Wild Mushroom Ravioli with Basil Cream Sauce - Selection of Fine Fresh Vegetables
  • Signature Desserts along with Chocolate and Almond Biscotti
  • Espresso Beverages with Flavored Coffees and Assorted Liqueurs

Traditions and Transitions:  Women's Studies Project completed

Traditions and Transitions:  Reflections of the Women of Fredonia

A history of the college from the perspective of women faculty members, spouses, alumni and students, compiled from a series of interviews conducted during the past two years by Women's Studies students will be discussed. Interviews were conducted with 65 alumni, faculty and staff emeriti, and students ranging in age from 25 to 90+.


Lake Shore Savings Bank Presents Clock Tower to Campus

Lake Shore Savings, based in Dunkirk, N.Y., has presented a gift of $100,000 to the Fredonia College Foundation to purchase the first clock tower and carillon ever erected on the SUNY Fredonia campus.

To view a photograph of the clock tower, click here.


For a calendar listing other news and events happening on campus, visit the Campus Report Calendar online.

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