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Student Activities

Upcoming Events

If you have any questions regarding these listings, please contact the Student Activities Office at (518) 629-7348.

The following events are sponsored by the Student Senate and/or an official club or organization. View the complete Calendar of Events for other events happening on campus/sponsored by the college.

Student Senate Meeting • 2 p.m. • Every Monday (while classes are in session)
Siek Campus Center, Room 150
All students are encouraged to attend!

Discounted Regal Movie Tickets • 10 a.m. - 3 p.m. • Every Tuesday (beginning the second week of Fall and Spring classes)
Student Activities Office (Siek Campus Center, Room 210)
Each student may purchase two movie tickets at $5 each totaling $10.
Regal Theater movie tickets are sold on Tuesdays from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., and 4 to 6 p.m. for evening students only.
Ticket Information

Free Pizza • 11:50 a.m. and 12:50 p.m. • Every Wednesday (beginning the second week of Fall and Spring classes)
Siek Campus Center, First Floor Cafe
Come enjoy the noon hour with other Hudson Valley students and some free pizza - while it lasts!

New York Yankees Game Day Trip
Sunday, April 22, 2018

Student Price: $65
Guest Price: $85

See the New York Yankees take on the Toronto Blue Jays at 1 p.m.! Price includes round-trip transportation. Bus will leave in front of McDonough Sports Complex at 8 a.m. and will leave Yankee Stadium after the game.

Ticket Information
On sale: Wednesday, March 7 – Friday, April 6

 

Student Senate Meeting
Monday, April 23, 2018
2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Leadership Conference Center (Outside of Siek Campus Center Room 210)
 

LEAD @ HVCC Workshop: Leadership Development “Meet the Candidates”
Monday, April 23, 2018
3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Leadership Conference Center (Outside of Siek Campus Center Room 210)
 

Student Senate Elections
Wednesday, April 25, 2018

More details TBA.

Vote online at www.hvcc.edu/vote.

 

Spring Fest/Viking Cup Challenge
Wednesday, April 25, 2018
11:30 am – 2:00 pm
Joseph L. Bruno Stadium

Students are invited to attend and enjoy free food, a local DJ, caricature artists, games and give-a-ways. Student club information tables also will be set up.

The Viking Cup Challenge is a student vs. faculty/staff softball game beginning at noon. Students and staff can sign up for the game in the Student Activities Office (CTR 210).

 

Student Senate Elections
Thursday, April 26, 2018

More details TBA.

Vote online at www.hvcc.edu/vote.

 

End of the Year Banquet
Friday, April 27, 2018
6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Franklin Plaza Ballroom, 4 4th St, Troy, NY 12180, USA

Doors open at 6:30 p.m.
Dinner will be served at 7:30 p.m.

The event is black tie optional. Please sign up at the Student Activities Office by Friday, April 20.

 

Student Senate Meeting
Monday, April 30, 2018
2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Leadership Conference Center (Outside of Siek Campus Center Room 210)
 

LEAD @ HVCC Workshop: Critical Conversations “Guns, Schools, and the 2nd Amendment”
Monday, April 30, 2018
3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Leadership Conference Center (Outside of Siek Campus Center Room 210)
 

Commencement Cap, Gown and Ticket Pickup
Wednesday, May 2, 2018
Siek Campus Center, Room 204

Wednesday, May 2: 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Thursday, May 3: 9 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Friday, May 4: 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Pre-order your cap and gown (regalia): Friday, March 23 – Thursday, April 19
To receive your tickets, cap and gown: Pre-ordered regalia should be picked up during the times noted above. Complete and sign this form. Bring it with your valid student ID, driver’s license or other valid photo ID to the Campus Center, Room 204 on one of the distribution dates.

 

Commencement Cap, Gown and Ticket Pickup
Thursday, May 3, 2018
Siek Campus Center, Room 204

Wednesday, May 2: 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Thursday, May 3: 9 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Friday, May 4: 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Pre-order your cap and gown (regalia): Friday, March 23 – Thursday, April 19
To receive your tickets, cap and gown: Pre-ordered regalia should be picked up during the times noted above. Complete and sign this form. Bring it with your valid student ID, driver’s license or other valid photo ID to the Campus Center, Room 204 on one of the distribution dates.

 

Commencement Cap, Gown and Ticket Pickup
Friday, May 4, 2018
Siek Campus Center, Room 204

Wednesday, May 2: 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Thursday, May 3: 9 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Friday, May 4: 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Pre-order your cap and gown (regalia): Friday, March 23 – Thursday, April 19
To receive your tickets, cap and gown: Pre-ordered regalia should be picked up during the times noted above. Complete and sign this form. Bring it with your valid student ID, driver’s license or other valid photo ID to the Campus Center, Room 204 on one of the distribution dates.

 

30th Annual Special Programs Awards Ceremony
Friday, May 4, 2018
12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Bulmer Telecommunications Center Auditorium

Students graduating from the following programs will be recognized:

  • 24-Credit Hour Program
  • Collegiate Academic Support Program
  • Center for Access and Assistive Technology
  • Educational Opportunity Program
  • International Student Services
  • Life Plus One

Family and friends are invited to attend the ceremony. Refreshments will be provided after the ceremony.

 

Inaugural “It’s Time to End Lyme” Walk
Saturday, May 5, 2018
9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Outdoor Athletic Complex

The goal of the walk is to raise awareness and funds for victims of Lyme Disease and associated diseases. The walk is open to the public.

Participation Fee
Hudson Valley Students: Free
Non-Hudson Valley Students: $5

Registration
Participants can pre-register for the walk at the Student Activities Office (Siek Campus Center, Room 270) or register on-site the day of the event.

Participants will receive a t-shirt. At the event, there will be games, music, food and guest speakers.

Sponsored by the Student Senate.

 

Commencement Information Session
Monday, May 7, 2018
2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Maureen Stapleton Theatre, Siek Campus Center

Graduating students, faculty and staff are invited to attend an optional information session to learn more about this year’s commencement activities.

Commencement Video Guide

 

Student Senate Meeting
Monday, May 7, 2018
2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Leadership Conference Center (Outside of Siek Campus Center Room 210)
 

Student Honors and Awards Ceremony Information Session
Monday, May 7, 2018
3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Maureen Stapleton Theatre, Siek Campus Center

Those participating in Student Honors and Awards Ceremony may attend this optional information session.

Student Honors and Awards Ceremony Video Guide

 

Student Honors and Awards Ceremony
Friday, May 11, 2018
6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
McDonough Sports Complex

This ceremony recognizes the college’s highest achieving graduates who have earned a G.P.A. of 3.5 or above as well as special award recipients. Invited students and their guests are welcome to attend this special event.

Students must wear their academic honors regalia to the ceremony. All students attending the ceremony should check-in by 5 p.m. at the Conway Ice Rink, located in the McDonough Sports Complex. Guests should arrive prior to the start of the 6 p.m. ceremony, go into the field house and be seated. There is no limit to the number of guests who may attend.

Students and guests are invited to enjoy refreshments in the ice rink following the ceremony.

 

64th Annual Commencement Ceremony
Saturday, May 12, 2018
9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Joseph L. Bruno Stadium

Doors open to family/guests at 7:30 a.m.
Graduates assemble in the McDonough Sports Complex field house at 7:30 a.m.
Procession begins at 8:45 a.m. 

 

Student Honors and Awards Ceremony
Friday, May 17, 2019
6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
McDonough Sports Complex

This ceremony recognizes the college’s highest achieving graduates who have earned a G.P.A. of 3.5 or above as well as special award recipients. Invited students and their guests are welcome to attend this special event.

Students must wear their academic honors regalia to the ceremony. All students attending the ceremony should check-in by 5 p.m. at the Conway Ice Rink, located in the McDonough Sports Complex. Guests should arrive prior to the start of the 6 p.m. ceremony, go into the field house and be seated. There is no limit to the number of guests who may attend.

Students and guests are invited to enjoy refreshments in the ice rink following the ceremony.

 

65th Annual Commencement Ceremony
Saturday, May 18, 2019
9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Joseph L. Bruno Stadium

Doors open to family/guests at 7:30 a.m.
Graduates assemble in the McDonough Sports Complex field house at 7:30 a.m.
Procession begins at 8:45 a.m.