Faculty/Staff Festival – FREE food, drinks, activities for the whole family!

Join Columbia Athletics for the Faculty/Staff Festival, a special FREE pre-game event for faculty and staff (and their families)!

The festival will take place prior to the Basketball doubleheader (Women’s Basketball at 4:30 p.m. and Men’s Basketball at 7 p.m.) against rival Cornell University on Saturday, January 18, 2014 from 3 – 4:15 p.m. in the University (Blue) Gymnasium (2nd floor of the Dodge Fitness Center).  

This festival is FREE for faculty and staff and their families. Enjoy FREE food and beverages, interactive games for children and appearances from Columbia’s spirit organizations - cheerleaders, dance team, pep band and me, Roar-ee the Lion mascot. The Faculty/Staff Festival will also feature welcome remarks from first-year Head Women’s Basketball Coach Stephanie Glance. 

The first 200 fans at the festival will get a FREE Columbia scarf!

Faculty/staff festival attendees are encouraged to purchase tickets to the exciting Columbia Basketball games immediately following the festival. Tickets are just $15 and include both contests! If you would like to purchase tickets to the basketball games in advance, please click here.*

Event Schedule:
3-4:15 p.m. - Faculty/Staff Festival
4:30 p.m. – Columbia Women’s Basketball game vs. Cornell
7:00 p.m. – Columbia Men’s Basketball game vs. Cornell

I look forward to seeing you on Saturday, January 18, 2014 at 3 p.m.! You won’t want to miss this great campus event for the family!

Roar, Lion, Roar!

Roar-ee the Lion

*To take advantage of the faculty/staff ticket discount of 20%, please visit the Athletics Ticket Office on the 4th floor of the Dodge Fitness Center during normal business hours prior to gameday.  A valid Columbia University or Barnard College ID is required at the time of purchase.