Alumni Weekend 2016 Schedule


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Note: events with an asterisk require registration.  See a pdf of the schedule and a printable registration form here.


Friday, May 20, 2016

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)
Alumni Center, Conference Room

3 – 4:30 p.m. Alumni Choir Rehearsal
Ford Auditorium

4 – 6 p.m. Class Reunion Reception*
Ford Reflecting Pool
Class reunion members and their guests are invited to join Dr. Briggs at the historic Ford Reflecting Pools. Class photos will also be taken at this event. See schedule below for your reunion class photo time.

College Class / Photo Time
Outside front doors of Ford Auditorium

1951C - 5:30 p.m.
1961C - 5:15 p.m.
1956C - 5 p.m.
1966C - 6 p.m.

High School and Academy Class Photo Time
1951H - 5:45 p.m., Historic Hill Dining Hall
1956H - 5:45 p.m., Deerfield Patio
1961H - 5:55 p.m., Historic Hill Dining Hall
1966A - 6 p.m., Historic Hill Dining Hall

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

1951C Krannert Center, Room 217, 6 p.m. $20
1951H Hill Dining Hall, 5:30 p.m. $28
1956H Deerfield Patio, 6:30 p.m. $26
1956C Krannert Center, Spruill Ballroom, Section A, 6 p.m. $29
1961H Hill Dining Hall, 5:30 p.m. $28
1961C Krannert Center, Room 250, 6 p.m. $26
1966A Hill Dining Hall, 5:30 p.m. $28
1966C Ford Dining Hall, 6 p.m.
$50 per 66C member;
$35 per spouse/guest


Saturday, May 21

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)
Alumni Center, 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
Ford Auditorium

11 a.m. Alumni Association Annual Meeting
Spruill Ballroom, Krannert Center

Noon Alumni Association Picnic*
Downstairs Dining Hall, Krannert Center, $12 per person

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

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

4 – 5 p.m. Alumni Choir Rehearsal
Ford Auditorium

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./1966A Golden Guard Inductees
• 5:50 p.m./1966C Golden Guard Inductees

6:30 p.m. Awards and Golden Guard Dinner*
Spruill Ballroom
• $35 per person; $10 for the classes of 66A and 66C
• Distinguished Alumni Award winners will be presented during dinner.
• Members of the classes of 66A and 66C will be inducted into the Golden Guard during dinner.

Sunday, May 22

8 a.m. Alumni Choir Breakfast*
Krannert Center, Viking Court
Complimentary; Alumni Choir members only

8:30 – 10:30 a.m. Continental Breakfast*
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
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)

* Registration required. Please complete and mail the registration form or register online.