The Cornell Club of Greater Buffalo is pleased to present a free public lecture and book signing:
Glenn C. Altschuler
Thomas and Dorothy Litwin Professor of American Studies at Cornell University
Ten Great American Trials: Lessons in Advocacy
Tuesday April 4th, 2017 at 6:30 PM
The Office of Hodgson Russ LLP
The Guaranty Building | 140 Pearl Street | Buffalo, NY 14202
Advanced registration required: http://bit.ly/2lCkaUm
Books will be available for sale at the talk, courtesy of Talking Leaves Books.
Altschuler’s book, published in 2016 by the American bar Association and co-written with former Cornell law professor Faust Rossi, Ten Great American Trials, provides accounts of some of the most highly publicized and fascinating court cases of the twentieth century. The book also assesses the impact of cultural, social, and political values on the proceedings and the outcomes. The cases, several of which have been dubbed ‘the crime of the century’, were selected because they are dramatic, suspenseful, emotional, intellectually powerful, and have become part of American culture.
Glenn Altschuler is the Thomas and Dorothy Litwin Professor of American Studies at Cornell University. He received his PhD in American history from Cornell in 1976 and has been an administrator and teacher at Cornell since 1981. He is the author or coauthor of 11 books and more than one thousand essays and reviews. An animating force in the program in American studies at Cornell, Altschuler has won several awards for teaching and undergraduate advising. His work has been featured in the New York Times, National Public Radio, and The Boston Globe.
Join the Cornell Club of Greater Buffalo at KeyBank Center on April 2nd as the Sabres play the Islanders. Following the game we will gather in the KeyBank Lounge on the 200 Level to meet Matt Moulson ’06. The post game gathering will feature light refreshments. The price for this package is $60.00 and includes your game ticket, a Hot Dog, Popcorn, Pop and admission to the party. Party only admission is available for $10.25 if you are already attending the game. Game time is 3PM.
Register at https://onebuffalo.formstack.com/forms/cornell
Sabres Tickets are available until – March 6.
After Party Only admission tickets are available until March 31. Please print & bring your voucher.
Join the Cornell Club of Greater Buffalo and our host, Mark Marotto ’82, for the 15th year of networking, food, drinks and fun! Mark will be offering a delicious spread including the world famous pork belly pibil and smoked fish board (see full menu below). Cash bar.
What: Cornell Club of Greater Buffalo Winter Networking Happy Hour
Where: Marotto’s Restaurant
3365 Delaware Avenue, Kenmore, NY 14217
When: Wednesday, February 1, 2017
Cost: $22 per person
Menu: Smoked fish board (including smoked rainbow trout and carved smoked salmon), bruschetta bread, clams casino, sharp cheeses, and pork belly pibil (made with our dry house rub, then slow roasted, served with white bean aioli and a slightly spicy house-made BBQ sauce)…..world famous!
Saturday, January 21 – Pre-game food & beverages – 4:30 PM
Game starts at 7:00 PM
536 Campus Rd
Ithaca, NY 14853
$20 per person
Come one, come all to watch the Cornell Men’s Hockey team host the St. Lawrence Saints on Saturday, January 21, 2017 at 7:00 pm. This is a wonderful opportunity to make the pilgrimage back to campus to watch Division 1 hockey with the best fans in the country, the Lynah Faithful.
Before the game, we will meet at The Nines at 4:30 pm to celebrate and enjoy deep-dish pizza. Afterwards, we can head up to the game. Tickets will be at “Will Call.”
A new twist this year will be the “Blue Line Club” (BLC). The BLC will take place in Newman Gym for the first and second intermission. See map here. Since we get a large contingency making the trek down from Buffalo, this will be an opportunity to network with other members of the club. It could also be a meeting point to catch up with someone on-campus as well. The cool part about this is that if they are not going to the game, they will not need a hockey ticket to get into Newman Gym. We will have light food and refreshments there.
Click HERE to register and purchase tickets.
For event questions, please contact Tim Vanini at email@example.com.