Alumni Weekend 2015 Schedule


Note: events with an asterisk require registration.  Register Now

Friday, May 15, 2015

9:15 a.m. Alumni Golf Scramble – Stonebridge Golf Club; Registration begins at 9:15, Shotgun start at 10 a.m.
• $55 per person (includes green fee, golf cart, boxed lunch and prizes). Payment is required upon arrival at Stonebridge. Do NOT include payment with registration.
• Enter as either a team or individual; Berry will assign free agents to teams.
• To register, contact Fred Mercer at fmercer@berry.edu or 706-290-2164.

10 a.m. – 7 p.m. Registration and Check-In – Alumni Center, Multimedia Room
• Pick up registration packet at the Alumni Center prior to participating in any event.

On-Campus Housing Check-In (for Work Week attendees only) – Conference Room

3 – 4:30 p.m. Alumni Choir Rehearsal – College Chapel

4 – 6 p.m. *Class Reunion Reception – Oak Hill Backyard
Class reunion members and their guests are invited to join Dr. Briggs in the backyard of historic Oak Hill.
Class photos will also be taken at this event. See schedule below for your reunion class photo time.

Class Photo Time 
1950C - 5:00 p.m.
1955C - 5:15 p.m.
1960C - 5:30 p.m.
1965C - 5:45 p.m.

High School and Academy Reunion classes are having their photos made at historic Hill Dining Hall. See schedule below.

Class Photo Time 
1950H - 5:30 p.m.
1955H - 5:35 p.m.
1960H - 5:40 p.m. 
1965A - 5:45 p.m.

6 – 10 p.m. *Class Reunion Dinners – Locations and prices below

Class Location/Time Price Per Guest
1950C - Oak Hill Garden Room, 5:30 p.m. $20
1950H - Hill Dining Hall, 6 p.m. $28
1955H - Hill Dining Hall, 6 p.m. $28
1955C - Morgan Hall Jewel Box, 6 p.m. $35
1960H - Hill Dining Hall, 6 p.m. $28
1960C - Ford Living Room, 6 p.m. $30
1965A - Hill Dining Hall, 6 p.m. $28
1965C - Ford Dining Hall, 6:30 p.m. $35

Saturday, May 16, 2015

7 a.m. – 6 p.m. Registration and Check-In – Alumni Center, Multimedia Room
• Pick up registration packet at the Alumni Center prior to participating in any event.

On-Campus Housing Check-In (for Work Week attendees only) – AlumniCenter, Conference Room

8 a.m. *High School/Academy Breakfast
– Hill Dining Hall, $10 per person
• Outstanding former Faculty/Staff Awards will be presented.

8 a.m. *1951C Annual Breakfast – Krannert Center, Room 217, $10 per person

9 – 10 a.m. Alumni Choir Rehearsal – College Chapel

11 a.m. Alumni Association Annual Meeting – Ford Auditorium

Noon - Alumni Association Picnic – Ford Dining Hall, $12 per person

1 – 5 p.m. The Cage Center and Berry Bean’ry coffee shop (Krannert Center) will be open during this time.

1:30 – 3:30 p.m. Alumni Choir Reception – Home of Christine Puckett


4 – 5 p.m. Alumni Choir Rehearsal – College Chapel

5:30 p.m. Golden Guard Photos – Krannert Center, Front Lawn, Photos available for $12 each
• 5:30 p.m. All Golden Guard members (includes all Golden Guard members)
• 5:40 p.m. 1965A Golden Guard Inductees – reconvene in Valhalla by 6 p.m.
• 5:50 p.m. 1965C Golden Guard Inductees – reconvene in Krannert Lobby by 6 p.m.

6:30 p.m. *Awards and Golden Guard Dinner – Spruill Ballroom
• $32 per person; $20 for the classes of 65A and 65C
• Please note: Award winners and Golden Guard inductees will be announced starting at 6:15 p.m. Please be seated at this time. Dinner will immediately follow.

7:45 p.m. Dessert and Coffee
Continue to fellowship with classmates and friends over coffee and dessert in Spruill Ballroom or Krannert Lobby.

Sunday, May 17, 2015

8 a.m. *Alumni Choir Breakfast – Krannert Center, Valhalla Garden Room
• Complimentary; Alumni Choir members only

8:30 – 10:30 a.m. *Continental Breakfast in the Commons – Krannert Center Lobby
• Complimentary; all alumni and guests are invited to attend

9:30 – 10:30 a.m. *Alumni Choir rehearsal and photo — College Chapel; photos available for $12 each

9 a.m. High School/Academy Worship Service – Frost Chapel
• Guest Minister: Billy Bell (65A)
• All High School and Academy alumni are invited to attend and join a processional march from Hamrick Hall to Frost Chapel at 9 a.m.
• Worship service begins at 9:30 a.m.

11 a.m. Alumni Weekend Worship Service – College Chapel
• Guest Alumni Choral Director: Honorary Alumnus Ross Magoulas (FFS)

2 p.m. Alumni Work Week 2014 Begins!