Welcome Committee, Cornell Global Mixers

Posted by Cornell Global Mixers on 02/16/2021

General Information

Nomination start - 02/15/2021
Process for Filling Position: Open (Volunteers self-identify)
Number of Seats: 20
Location: Non-geographically based
Eligible Constituent(s): Alumni, Parents, Friends

Summary of Position

Members of the Welcome Committee will welcome mixer attendees as they enter the Zoom and help place them into the appropriate breakout room as needed. They will be a friendly face for guests and provide Zoom tech support to those who need it. They will also need to keep an eye out for Zoom bombers and remove people from the meeting if necessary. The mixers take place every 2 weeks and alternate Saturday evenings and Sunday afternoons. There will be a rotating schedule so that volunteers can help with a portion of the mixer and also be able to attend.

Cornell Interests:



Talent Expectations: Skills


Speak to Groups
Be a friendly face to mixer attendees and help point them in the right direction.


Organize, Plan and/or Host Events
Helping to host a portion of the bi-weekly global mixers.

Build/Maintain Relationships

Engage Individuals
Represent Cornell
Be a positive representative of Cornell and help attendees feel connected to the university.

Responsible Contact

Contact Name:
Maggie George

Time Commitment

Average Time Commitment: 1-2 hrs/month
Duration: One Day - One Week
Term of Office: Not Applicable
Number of terms in Office: Not Applicable


Hiatus Required? No hiatus required
Dues Required? No


Meeting Attendance Required? No

Yearly Philanthropic Expectation:

Make a gift to Cornell at a level of individual comfort

Alumni Trustee Election

Vote in the annual trustee election