Cornell Latino Alumni Association (CLAA)

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Housing and Headquarters Location

Class headquarters and housing will be on North Campus at Risley Hall.

Address: 535 Thurston Ave, Ithaca, NY 14850

Arrival and parking

When arriving for Reunion, guests can pull into the circle driveway area in front of Risley Hall (535 Thurston Ave, Ithaca, NY 14850) to drop luggage off. You will not be able to leave your vehicle parked in this area while you check in.

There is limited parking in the Anna Comstock parking lot next to the Latino Living Center. The main parking lot on North Campus is the A-Lot behind the Townhouse Community buildings. Available parking will also be located in the Hasbrouck apartment complex outer circle (121 Pleasant Grove Road, Ithaca, NY 14850) across from North Campus. Additional parking locations and details are listed HERE. A Reunion shuttle van will be available to transport guests from A-Lot and Hasbrouck parking lots to HQ locations on Thursday between noon and 8 p.m. After Thursday, on-request ride assistance is available by contacting 607-255-7085.


Contact our Reunion committee:

Kety Esquivel ’97
Tara Maldonado ’99

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CLAA Schedule


12:00 p.m.

Check-in opens: CLAA

Robert Purcell Community Center

8:30 p.m.

Campfire & S’mores Welcome Reception for CAAA, CLAA, and Pride

Beebe Lake


10:00 a.m.

Fireside Chat with Faculty: CLAA

215 Ives Hall

1:00 p.m.

Tour of the Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art: CLAA

Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art

1:30 p.m.

Reunion Service of Remembrance and Thanksgiving

Sage Chapel

3:00 p.m.

Reunion Feature: Olin Lecture

Bailey Hall

6:00 p.m.

Reception and Dinner: Diversity Alumni Programs

Physical Sciences Building

9:00 p.m.

Tent Parties

Arts Quad


7:00 a.m.

Catered Breakfast: CLAA

Herbert F. Johnson Museum Tent

10:30 a.m.

Reunion Feature: State of the University Address with President Martha E. Pollack

Bailey Hall

11:30 a.m.

Panel and Social: National Society of Minorities in Hospitality 35th Anniversary Celebration

Silver Birch Suite, Statler Hall

1:30 p.m.

“Fun in the Sun” Family Festival

Arts Quad

2:00 p.m.

Latina/o Studies Program Open House: CLAA

Rockefeller Hall

6:30 p.m.

Catered Dinner: CLAA

Rawlings Green Tent

7:00 p.m.

Group Photo: CLAA

Rawlings Green Tent

8:45 p.m.

Reunion Feature: Redstock

Rhodes-Rawlings Auditorium, Klarman Hall

9:00 p.m.

Reunion Feature: Cornelliana Night

Bailey Hall & Statler Auditorium

Tent Parties

Arts Quad


12:00 p.m.

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