Events

January 18 - 24, 2019

Monday, January 21

MLK Celebration Opening Ceremony

Featuring Tom Bennett ’72, P’06, P’09 of the National Abolition Hall of Fame in Peterboro, NY and featured performance by Juan Saenz ‘20.

Friday, January 18

Career Cluster: Science

Careers in scientific fields, including lab-based and non-lab based roles. Register here

Wednesday, January 23

Power of Connection: Informal Networks for Women of Color

With a focus on diversity, this presentation is intended for Women of Color that are interested in learning how to better leverage informal and formal...

Friday, January 18

Colgate and Your Career: Starting Your Internship Search

Strategies for searching, even when you are still exploring industries. Register here

Colgate and Your Career: Interviewing Skills

Hear tips for making a great impression during an interview. Register here

Colgate and Your Career: Networking 101

What is 'networking' and how do I do it? How do I reach out? What do I say? Register here

LinkedIn Photo Session

Stop by to have your professional photo taken.

Colgate and Your Career: Networking 201

The next step: connecting face to face. Get some practice here to prepare you for the rest of the program! Register here

Creating Connections Gathering, powered by the Colgate Professional Networks

Put your networking skills to the test. The room will be segmented into career cluster groups for your convenience. Connect with alumni panelists, members of...

First Stop

Insider tips from alumni on what to expect for the weekend, what helps make the panels even more engaging, and how to capitalize on the experience. Register...

Colgate and Your Career: Writing Strong Cover Letters

Learn how to make your cover letter standout from the pile. Register here

Lunch and Learn: Creative Industries

Grab food from the Lawrence lobby before hearing from peers who interned in: fine arts, journalism, entertainment, and other creative areas over the summer....

Lunch and Learn: Science and Technology

Grab food from the Lawrence lobby before hearing from peers who interned in corporate and institutional firms over the summer. They will describe their...

Lunch and Learn: Utilizing Academic Advisors

Grab food from Olin, Ho, or Lawrence lobbies before finding the answers to questions like: how do I declare a major? How do I choose an academic advisor? How...

Colgate and Your Career: Building a LinkedIn Profile

What to do and what not to do when creating your profile. Register here

Colgate and Your Career: Funding Your Summer Experience Through Colgate-Sponsored Programs

Learn about Colgate's programs to support research on campus or to provide funding for an experience elsewhere. Register here

Career Cluster: Advertising & Communications

Creating content to influence consumer behavior, perception, and consumption of a brand, service, or product. Register here

Career Cluster: Consulting

Consultants use data and strategy to help clients solve workplace issues and facilitate desired change or innovation. Register here

Career Cluster: Entertainment

Issues and trends spread to mass audiences through print, broadcast, online media. Register here

Career Cluster: Entrepreneurship

Working in a start-up or founding your own, entrepreneurs are responsible for all facets of the organization. Register here

Career Cluster: Medicine

Practicitioners alongside administrative professionals who keep patients physically healthy. Register here

Career Cluster: Public Health, Psychology and Wellness

The science and art of preventing the spread of disease and promoting healthy lifestyles. Register here

Career Cluster: Sustainability

Research and groundwork that protect and conserve the Earth. Register here

Colgate University Men's Ice Hockey vs Dartmouth

Colgate University Men's Ice Hockey vs Dartmouth Streaming Video:...

Saturday, January 19

Food for Thought: Thriving in Industries Where Women are Underrepresented

Pick up your food in the Ho Atrium and join alumni for a casual conversation.

Colgate University Men's Ice Hockey vs Harvard

Colgate University Men's Ice Hockey vs Harvard Streaming Video:...

Monday, January 21

Martin Luther King Jr. Day Children’s Reading Event

Come celebrate MLK Day at a children’s event featuring elementary kids delivering MLK’s, “I Have a Dream Speech,” children’s story time about Martin Luther...

Tuesday, January 22

Community Leader Information Sessions

Do you want to create community, develop lifelong skills, and connect with your peers? Then the Community Leader position may be for you! The Office of...

Wednesday, January 23

Design a Dream Catcher

Come flex your creative muscles and make a dream catcher! Along with a fun art project, you will also learn the historical and cultural foundations behind...

Thursday, January 24

COVE Open House

Drop by the COVE to learn more about volunteer opportunities in the local community. With more than 40 volunteer teams on campus we can help find the perfect...

Heretics Club Lunch with Omid Safi

Join us in the Memorial Chapel basement for a talk and a discussion with the speaker for the MLK week Unity Dinner, Dr. Omid Safi. Dr Safi is a professor of...

#SurvivorLoveLetter Workshop

with Tani Ikeda #SurvivorLoveLetter is a project that reminds every survivor that not only are you believed, not only are you supported; you are loved. This...

University Museums Opening Receptions

The Picker Art Gallery and Longyear Museum of Anthropology invite you to celebrate our spring exhibition openings this Thursday afternoon. The events overlap...

First-Year Jump-Start to Career Services

What do employers and graduate schools expect of you now to make you marketable senior year? Teresa Olsen, Assistant Vice President of Institutional...

MLK Week Unity Dinner

The first-annual MLK Week Unity Dinner will bring together Colgate students from over twenty-five (25) cultural and religious students groups for a...

Friday, January 18

Breakfast

Grab food and fuel up for the day!

Colgate and Your Career: Building a LinkedIn Profile

What to do and what not to do when creating your profile. Register here

Colgate and Your Career: Networking 101

What is 'networking' and how do I do it? How do I reach out? What do I say? Register here

Colgate and Your Career: Thinking about Grad School?

Exploring the graduate school process with faculty - what to focus on as a sophomore. Register here

 Tackling Email Overload with Gmail Time Management and Organizing Techniques

Bottom line … we get a ton of email every day. How we choose to deal with that email determines if we will be overloaded and overwhelmed or productive and...

Colgate and Your Career: National Fellowships: Experience and Application Opportunities

Learn about the numerous awards available to students to pursue undergraduate and post-graduate opportunities. Register here

Colgate and Your Career: Networking 201

The next step: connecting face to face. Get some practice here to prepare you for the rest of the weekend! Register here

Colgate and Your Career: Writing Strong Cover Letters

Learn how to make your cover letter standout from the pile. Register here

Lunch and Learn: Business

Grab food from the Olin lobby before hearing from peers who interned in: consulting, finance, marketing, real estate, and communications. They will describe...

Lunch and Learn: Government and Law

Grab food from the Olin lobby before hearing from peers who interned in these industries this summer. They will describe their experiences and explain their...

Lunch and Learn: Health and Wellness

Grab food from Olin, Ho, or Lawrence lobbies before hearing from peers who interned in: medicine, wellness, or public health over the summer. They will...

Lunch and Learn: Non-profit

Grab food from with Olin or Ho lobbies before hearing from peers who interned in nonprofits, education, and advocacy over the summer. They will describe...

Lunch and Learn: STEM research

Grab food from the Ho atrium before hearing from peers who did scientific research this summer. They will describe their experience and explain the process...

 Integrating Assignments and Assessments in Moodle

Using the Assignments Activity in Moodle allows faculty to collect and evaluate student work online. The paperless management of student work is a timesaver....

Colgate and Your Career: Interviewing Skills

Hear tips for making a great impression during an interview. Register here

Colgate and Your Career: Starting Your Internship Search

Strategies for searching, even when you're still exploring. Register here

Career Cluster: Common Good

Organizations created with a socially-conscious mission and priority. Roles could be direct-service work or in behind-the-scenes operations. Register here

Career Cluster: Creative Industries

Utilization of imagination and creation to form new products, services, and art. Register here

Career Cluster: Education

The what, who, and how of K-12 public and private schools and higher education. Register here

Career Cluster: Finance

Services involving investment, lending, and management of money and assets. Register here

Career Cluster: Government & Public Policy

Bodies of local, state, federal, and international governments that influence public issues. Register here

Career Cluster: Journalism

Strategies for crafting fact-based narratives throug hvarious forms of media. Register here

Career Cluster: Law

Representing clients' interests and advocating for fair and just actions under the law. Register here

Career Cluster: Marketing

Developing and executing a data-driven strategy that positions the value of a product, brand, or service. Register here

Career Cluster: Real Estate

Managing, operating, and buying/selling land, structures, and the commerce associate with property. Register here

Career Cluster: Sales and Operations

The functional areas that keep an organization running smoothly, from HR to contract development and more. Register here

Career Cluster: Technology & Computing

Engineering, programming, and operations behind apps and software used on a daily basis. Register here

"Let Me Convince You to Change Your Mind: Embracing a Growth Mindset" Keynote Dinner and Remarks

Featuring Clarissa Shah '10, Commercial Sales Attorney at LinkedIn Register here

Colgate University Women's Ice Hockey at Harvard

Colgate University Women's Ice Hockey at Harvard Streaming Video:...

Saturday, January 19

Colgate University Men's Track at Upstate Challenge

Colgate University Men's Track at Upstate Challenge https://gocolgateraiders.com/calendar.aspx?id=7452

Colgate University Women's Track at Upstate Challenge

Colgate University Women's Track at Upstate Challenge https://gocolgateraiders.com/calendar.aspx?id=7468

Residence and Dining Halls Open *

For a full-year view of the official academic calendar please visit www.colgate.edu/academiccalendar

Breakfast

Bring your ID for breakfast in Frank!

Career Cluster: Advertising & Communications

Creating content to influence consumer behavior, perception, and consumption of a brand, service, or product. Register here

Career Cluster: Common Good

Organizations created with a socially-conscious mission and priority. Roles could be direct-service work or in behind-the-scenes operations. Register here

Career Cluster: Consulting

Consultants use data and strategy to help clients solve workplace issues and facilitate desired change or innovation. Register here

Career Cluster: Creative Industries

Utilization of imagination and creation to form new products, services, and art. Register here

Career Cluster: Education

The what, who, and how of K-12 public and private schools and higher education. Register here

Career Cluster: Entertainment

Issues and trends spread to mass audiences through print, broadcast, online media. Register here

Career Cluster: Entrepreneurship

Working in a start-up or founding your own, entrepreneurs are responsible for all facets of the organization. Register here

Career Cluster: Finance

Services involving investment, lending, and management of money and assets. Register here

Career Cluster: Government and Public Policy

Bodies of local, state, federal, and international governments that influence public issues. Register here

Career Cluster: Journalism

Strategies for crafting fact-based narratives throug hvarious forms of media. Register here

Career Cluster: Law

Representing clients' interests and advocating for fair and just actions under the law. Register here

Career Cluster: Marketing

Developing and executing a data-driven strategy that positions the value of a product, brand, or service. Register here

Career Cluster: Medicine

Practicitioners alongside administrative professionals who keep patients physically healthy. Register here

Career Cluster: Public Health, Psychology and Wellness

The science and art of preventing the spread of disease and promoting healthy lifestyles. Register here

Career Cluster: Real Estate

Managing, operating, and buying/selling land, structures, and the commerce associate with property. Register here

Career Cluster: Sales and Operations

The functional areas that keep an organization running smoothly, from HR to contract development and more. Register here

Career Cluster: Science

Careers in scientific fields, including lab-based and non-lab based roles. Register here

Career Cluster: Sustainability

Research and groundwork that protect and conserve the Earth. Register here

Career Cluster: Technology & Computing

Engineering, programming, and operations behind apps and software used on a daily basis. Register here

Food for Thought: Capitalizing on Your International Identity

Pick up your food in the Ho Atrium and join alumni for a casual conversation.

Food for Thought: Lunch with the Fellowships Advising Staff

Pick up your food in the Ho Atrium and join alumni for a casual conversation.

Food for Thought: Practice Your Pitch

Pick up your food in the Ho Atrium and join alumni for a casual conversation.

Food for Thought: Student-Athletes: Identity in the Workplace

Pick up your food in the Ho Atrium and join alumni for a casual conversation.

Food for Thought: Supporting People of Color in the Professional Space

Pick up your food in the Ho Atrium and join alumni for a casual conversation.

Food for Thought: Utlizing Career Services Beyond SophoMORE Connections

Pick up your food in the Ho Atrium and join alumni for a casual conversation.

Food for Thought: What it Means to be LGBTQ+ and a Professional

Pick up your food in the Ho Atrium and join alumni for a casual conversation.

POSTPONED Colgate University Men's Swimming & Diving at Lafayette

POSTPONED Colgate University Men's Swimming & Diving at Lafayette https://gocolgateraiders.com/calendar.aspx?id=7297

POSTPONED Colgate University Women's Swimming & Diving at Lafayette

POSTPONED Colgate University Women's Swimming & Diving at Lafayette https://gocolgateraiders.com/calendar.aspx?id=7311

Colgate University Women's Basketball vs Bucknell

Colgate University Women's Basketball vs Bucknell TV: PLN Radio: WKXZ-FM 93.9 Streaming Video:...

Colgate University Men's Basketball at Boston University

Colgate University Men's Basketball at Boston University TV: PLN Streaming Video: https://watchstadium.com/network/patriot-league-network/ Tickets:...

Colgate University Women's Ice Hockey at Dartmouth

Colgate University Women's Ice Hockey at Dartmouth Streaming Video:...

CANCELED: What's Next: Advertising and Communications, Journalism, Entertainment, and other Creative Careers

This session has been canceled to accommodate travel and safety concerns related to the winter storm.

January 19, 2019 2:25pm
CANCELED: What's Next: Common Good, Education, Government and Public Policy, and Law

This session has been canceled to accommodate travel and safety concerns related to the winter storm.

January 19, 2019 2:25pm
CANCELED: What's Next: Entrepreneurship

This session has been canceled to accommodate travel and safety concerns related to the winter storm.

January 19, 2019 2:25pm
CANCELED: What's Next: Finance and Consulting

This session has been canceled to accommodate travel and safety concerns related to the winter storm.

January 19, 2019 2:25pm
CANCELED: What's Next: For those who are still unsure

This session has been canceled to accommodate travel and safety concerns related to the winter storm.

January 19, 2019 2:25pm
CANCELED: What's Next: Medicine, Public Health, Psychology, and Wellness

This session has been canceled to accommodate travel and safety concerns related to the winter storm.

January 19, 2019 2:25pm
CANCELED: What's Next: Sales and Operations, Real Estate and Marketing

This session has been canceled to accommodate travel and safety concerns related to the winter storm.

January 19, 2019 2:25pm
CANCELED: What's Next: Sustainability, Science, and Technology and Computing

This session has been canceled to accommodate travel and safety concerns related to the winter storm.

January 19, 2019 2:25pm

Sunday, January 20

Drop/Add Period Begins

Please see the drop/add web page (address below) for more information. For a full-year view of the official academic calendar please visit...

Sunday Public Skate

Cost $1 per skater No Charge for skater with Colgate ID Skates Required, NO Rentals CLOSED 11/25, 12/23 & 30 Sunday, Nov 4th includes Skate w/...

CANCELLED Colgate University Men's Swimming & Diving vs Manhattan

CANCELLED Colgate University Men's Swimming & Diving vs Manhattan https://gocolgateraiders.com/calendar.aspx?id=7296

CANCELLED Colgate University Women's Swimming & Diving vs Manhattan

CANCELLED Colgate University Women's Swimming & Diving vs Manhattan https://gocolgateraiders.com/calendar.aspx?id=7310

University Church Welcome Back Dinner

Join University Church for a welcome back dinner with burritos catered by Rio Grande. All are welcome!

Monday, January 21

First Day of Classes (Half-Day Schedule of Classes);S/U Grade Option Begins

Please note that all courses meet on the first day of classes, irrespective of their normal meeting days and times. Please see registrar's web page for more...

Off-Campus Study Information Session

For students interested in studying abroad for the Fall 2019 or Spring 2020 semesters, learn about various approved programs still available. Feb. 6, 2019...

Tuesday, January 22

Outdoor Education Spring I PE Sign-Ups

Sign up for Outdoor Education PE classes In person at the COOP 10:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. or on line at www.colgate.edu/outdoored. Winter...

Physics & Astronomy Seminar: “How trapping will set you free: What levitated ions can tell us about particle physics and magnetism”

Paul Hess, Visiting Assistant Professor, Middlebury College, will speak. Isolating, trapping, and levitating atomic or molecular ions in ultra-high vacuum...

Udall Scholarship Interest Meeting

For sophomores and juniors interested in environmental conservation, stewardship and policy, or for Native American or Alaska natives interested in tribal...

Off-Campus Study Information Session

For students interested in studying abroad for the Fall 2019 or Spring 2020 semesters, learn about various approved programs still available. Feb. 6, 2019...

Wednesday, January 23

Outdoor Education Spring I PE Sign-Ups

Sign up for Outdoor Education PE classes In person at the COOP 10:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. or on line at www.colgate.edu/outdoored. Winter...

CIEE study abroad representative on campus

Meet with Gael Noyes, CIEE representative. Colgate approves several CIEE study abroad semester programs in Argentina, Ghana, Hungary, Jordan, Senegal,...

Collective Healing: Creating a Platform

Experience the process of Collective Healing, a space designed to explore art, creative writing, and facilitated critical discussions through the lens of...

Colgate University Women's Basketball at Lehigh

Colgate University Women's Basketball at Lehigh TV: PLN Streaming Video: https://watchstadium.com/network/patriot-league-network/ Tickets:...

Colgate University Men's Basketball vs Lafayette

Colgate University Men's Basketball vs Lafayette TV: PLN Radio: WKXZ-FM 93.9 Streaming Video:...

Thursday, January 24

#SurvivorLoveLetter Brown Bag

with Tani Ikeda #SurvivorLoveLetter is a project that reminds every survivor that not only are you believed, not only are you supported; you are loved. This...

Radical Love: Poems and Stories from the Islamic Tradition

Join us for an incredible lecture by Dr. Omid Safi of Duke University. Dr. Safi is a Professor of Islamic Studies at Duke University specializing in...

Friday, January 18

Historical Photo Exhibit: Glass, Silver, and Memory

Glass, Silver, and Memory: Images of community by Edward H. Stone is a Colgate Special Collections & University Archives exhibit which features images of...

Special Dining Hours of Operation

Friday 12/21/18 Frank Closes at 9:00 pm Coop & C-Store close at 3:00 pm Hieber Cafe closes at 3:00 pm The Pub is Closed All meals from Saturday, 12/22/18...

The Beauty of Sculpted Minerals

Beautiful mineral sculptures carved from jade, carnelian, malachite, lapis lazuli, tiger eye, and rock crystal are on loan from the Halls of Gems and...

Saturday, January 19

Historical Photo Exhibit: Glass, Silver, and Memory

Glass, Silver, and Memory: Images of community by Edward H. Stone is a Colgate Special Collections & University Archives exhibit which features images of...

Special Dining Hours of Operation

Friday 12/21/18 Frank Closes at 9:00 pm Coop & C-Store close at 3:00 pm Hieber Cafe closes at 3:00 pm The Pub is Closed All meals from Saturday, 12/22/18...

Sunday, January 20

Historical Photo Exhibit: Glass, Silver, and Memory

Glass, Silver, and Memory: Images of community by Edward H. Stone is a Colgate Special Collections & University Archives exhibit which features images of...

Special Dining Hours of Operation

Friday 12/21/18 Frank Closes at 9:00 pm Coop & C-Store close at 3:00 pm Hieber Cafe closes at 3:00 pm The Pub is Closed All meals from Saturday, 12/22/18...

University Church Service

Colgate University is an independent liberal arts institution that had its genesis in the American Protestant tradition. We carry this heritage forward in...

Catholic Mass

Join the Colgate Newman Community for Catholic Mass in the Main Chapel. After Mass, enjoy pizza and wings in the basement.

Monday, January 21

Historical Photo Exhibit: Glass, Silver, and Memory

Glass, Silver, and Memory: Images of community by Edward H. Stone is a Colgate Special Collections & University Archives exhibit which features images of...

The Beauty of Sculpted Minerals

Beautiful mineral sculptures carved from jade, carnelian, malachite, lapis lazuli, tiger eye, and rock crystal are on loan from the Halls of Gems and...

Student Open Office Hour - Dean of the College

The dean of the college, Paul J. McLoughlin II, welcomes the opportunity to discuss questions and concerns or to provide advice and counsel. The dean offers...

Tuesday, January 22

Historical Photo Exhibit: Glass, Silver, and Memory

Glass, Silver, and Memory: Images of community by Edward H. Stone is a Colgate Special Collections & University Archives exhibit which features images of...

The Beauty of Sculpted Minerals

Beautiful mineral sculptures carved from jade, carnelian, malachite, lapis lazuli, tiger eye, and rock crystal are on loan from the Halls of Gems and...

Chemistry Seminar Series; CHEM/BIOCHEM Majors talk

Our majors in Chemistry & Biochemistry will give the talk; there will be 3 students for each seminar.

Wednesday, January 23

Historical Photo Exhibit: Glass, Silver, and Memory

Glass, Silver, and Memory: Images of community by Edward H. Stone is a Colgate Special Collections & University Archives exhibit which features images of...

The Beauty of Sculpted Minerals

Beautiful mineral sculptures carved from jade, carnelian, malachite, lapis lazuli, tiger eye, and rock crystal are on loan from the Halls of Gems and...

Off-Campus Study Information Session

For students interested in studying abroad for the Fall 2019 or Spring 2020 semesters, learn about various approved programs still available. Feb. 6, 2019...

Catholic Mass

Join the Newman Community for Catholic Mass in the Judd Chapel.

Thursday, January 24

Historical Photo Exhibit: Glass, Silver, and Memory

Glass, Silver, and Memory: Images of community by Edward H. Stone is a Colgate Special Collections & University Archives exhibit which features images of...

The Beauty of Sculpted Minerals

Beautiful mineral sculptures carved from jade, carnelian, malachite, lapis lazuli, tiger eye, and rock crystal are on loan from the Halls of Gems and...

Off-Campus Study Information Session

For students interested in studying abroad for the Fall 2019 or Spring 2020 semesters, learn about various approved programs still available. Feb. 6, 2019...

Colgate Christian Athletes-Weekly Team Huddle

All are welcome to attend Colgate Christian Athletes' weekly meeting (with pizza and wings from Slices!) on Thursdays at 8:00 p.m. in The Class of ’65...

January 18 - 24, 2019