Class of 1979

35th Reunion
May 29 - June 1, 2014

Reunion Information

Reunion Committee

Class Gift

Who's Returning

Class Liaisons

Schedule of Events


Your class graduated from Gettysburg College on June 3, 1979.


Remember When...

View past issues of the Gettysburgian


1979 at a Glance

President of the United States:
Jimmy Carter

United States Population:

Price of a Gallon of Gas:

Best Picture Academy Award:
Kramer Vs. Kramer

Number One Song:
"My Sharona" - The Knack

Baseball - World Series:
Pittsburgh Pirates d. Baltimore Orioles (4-3)

NCAA Basketball Championship:
Michigan State d. Indiana State (75-64)

Super Bowl:
Pittsburgh Steelers d. Dallas Cowboys (35-31)

Interesting Fact:
There is a partial meltdown at Three Mile Island, Pennsylvania.

Reunion Committee

Sorted by maiden name

Who is Returning

The following members of the Class of 1979 are planning to return for Reunion Weekend. If you would like to add your name to this list please email Please remember to officially register in the spring.

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College Liaisons 

Jamie Callahan
Assistant Director of Alumni Relations
Campus Box 417
Gettysburg, PA 17325
(717) 337-6514

Lynn Burke
Assistant Director of Annual Giving
Campus Box 423
Gettysburg, PA 17325
(717) 337-6544