ATTENTION OMEGA ALUMNI
Plans for our annual July reunion are starting to take shape and it’s a good thing too since
Yes, amazingly we are inside of 100 days until our event begins! Below you will find summary information for our reunion and more details will be forthcoming very soon and will be posted here!
- SAVE THE DATES!! July 12-15, but many of us arrive on the 11th to start our celebration early!
Sleigh Bells Ring!! (Or are they silver bells??) Are you listening??
For the July, 2018 Reunion Weekend and reunion Omega is planning a full five days of fun centered around this year’s theme of “December in New York City”. Here is what we are planning:
Wednesday, July 11 – We will once again have the option for a four night stay and welcome as many of you as possible to be an early bird! Join this low key event as early Omegas arrive throughout the afternoon and evening.
- We are planning to have a “pass the hat” barbeque together for dinner like we have done the past two years.
Thursday, July 12 – We anticipate about half of our attendees will arrive.
Philanthropy and Omega weekend long activities (scavenger hunt, theme decorating, etc.) will continue and campus reunion weekend activities begin in the afternoon and evening.
- 4 -6:30 p.m. – Early Bird Gathering at Becky’s Place with Alex Vangellow (Hon. ’14) on acoustic guitar, sponsored by Omega Delta Phi and Sigma Tau Psi alumni.
- 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. – GREEK ALUMNI EVENT: Corn Hole, Conversation and Community, hosted by Omega. Join Omega under the Townhouse tent following the Early Bird Gathering for an evening of Corn Hole, Conversation and Community. The Sisters of Omega envision an evening of laughter, conversation, camaraderie, mild shenanigans and yard games. New memories will be made as we share stories of our college “Glory Days.” BYO Beverage and Appetizer, bring your sense of humor and a story to share. Yard games will be provided by the Sisters of Omega.
Friday, July 13 – More Omegas arrive and campus reunion weekend activities continue.
- In the late morning we will deliver our school supply collections to a Potsdam area school.
- 2 – 4 p.m. – Greek Stroll
- 6 – 8 p.m. – Campus sponsored Á la carte Alumni Backyard BBQ – Food Truck Style
- The Potsdam Village Summer Festival
Saturday, July 14 – This is always a busy day for Omega! Reunion weekend campus activities continue today, as does the Village Summer Festival.
- 8 – 9:45 a.m. – SUNY Potsdam and Clarkson sponsor 5Ks in the morning
- 10 – 11:30 a.m. – Annual Business Meeting of the OODPAA (The Forum – BSU 204)
- 11:45 p.m. – All Greek Photo
- 12:30 p.m. – Omega Group photo
- 4:30 p.m. – Omega Alumni Unity Ceremony
- 6 – 9 p.m. – Omega New Year’s Eve Gala at the “Knowlesdorf Astoria.”
Sunday, July 15 –
- 9:45 am Omega Breakfast. Come get some coffee and other sustenance for the long trip home. Bring your calendars so you can start planning for next year!
Looking forward to seeing you in December in New York City!!