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Big Red Football Hall of Fame Inductees – Class of 2019

The CFA is proud to recognize the Class of 2019 Big Red Football Hall of Fame inductees. Formal ceremonies will be held on the evening of Saturday, Oct. 5. The honorees will also be recognized at halftime of the Cornell-Georgetown football game that afternoon (3:00 PM). Below are brief bios of our esteemed football inductees.…

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2019 IFA Dinner & Reception | Recap

The highly anticipated IFA Dinner & Reception did not fall short of expectations. The Sheraton New York Times Square Hotel delivered a 5-star experience to all involved. More than 1200 alumni and guests from 8 Ivy League schools, adorned in penguin suits and gowns, paraded to their respective cocktail receptions, trading stories, handshakes, and hugs.…

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Dave Mellon ’65

It is with sadness that we share the loss of Dave Mellon ’65. Our deepest heartfelt condolences go out to his family from the entire “Big Red” community. Dave lettered in Cornell varsity football and lacrosse and was a member of the CFA and Cornell Lacrosse Association. Dave was a veteran Marine Officer and Infantry…

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Coach James R. Shreve

It is with sadness that we share the loss of Coach James R. Shreve. Our deepest heartfelt condolences go out to his family from the entire “Big Red” community. Obituary Lansdale, PA – James R. Shreve passed peacefully on December 29th, 2018, in Lansdale, PA. Born in Plainfield, NJ in 1926, he was the son…

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Walter G. Bruska ’50

We are saddened to share news of the passing of Walt Bruska, Class of 1950. Walt was a Cornell Hall of Fame Football player and played on the `49 and `50 Ivy Championship teams. Those teams were a combined 16 -2, were among the finest in the country, and notched wins over the likes of…

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