Campus Gathers Together for Annual Holiday Banquet

December 06 2016
Category: Campus Life

Last Friday evening students, faculty, and administrators gathered in Campus Center for the traditional Holiday Banquet.

This celebration, one of the oldest of Elmira College's many time-honored traditions, is where students "invite" their favorite faculty member or administrator to join them for a traditional holiday dinner. Faculty and administrators serve the students dinner, carving turkeys, and passing dishes in a family-style meal.

In keeping with tradition, the evening also included remarks from President Norman Smith and various students, and members of the graduating class lead the room in traditional holiday songs.