Alumni Family Weekend 2014

June 13 - 15, 2014

Penn Hall

Register Now! Schedule of Events Resident Hall Information Who's Coming Back!

Return to campus with your families and friends for the inaugural Alumni Family Weekend.  The weekend will be an opportunity to reconnect with campus and classmates and show your family the place you spent four years of your life.

This weekend coincides with the events of the Gettysburg Festival held on Gettysburg College's Campus each year.  The Festival offers events for all ages and a full schedule of events will be available soon.

Other programming will be offered as well.  Residence halls, dining facilities and athletic facilities will be available for the weekend

 

Alumni Family Weekend Schedule of Events

Friday, June 13

10:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Alumni Family Weekend Registration

Norris-Wachob Alumni House

4:30 – 6:00 p.m.
Family Portraits

Come to the fountain and get a family photo taken to remember your time on campus at Alumni Family Weekend.

6:00 – 8:00 p.m.
Alumni Family Weekend Welcome Reception
Norris-Wachob Alumni House

 

Saturday, June 14

7:00 - 9:45 a.m.
Breakfast
Dining Hall
$7/person, pay at the door

8:00 a.m.  – 1:00 p.m.
Alumni Family Weekend Registration

Norris-Wachob Alumni House

9:30 – 10:30 a.m.
“Mad Science” Class

Your children will have a blast when they get to join us for three hands-on science demos.  Their hair will stand on-end as they play with static electricity, and their dreams will blast off as they shoot-off carbon dioxide canister rockets.  And they’ll even get to enjoy some ice cream, made right in front of their eyes using liquid nitrogen.

10:00 – 11:30 a.m.
Family Portraits

Come to the fountain and get a family photo taken to remember your time on campus at Alumni Family Weekend.

11:00 a.m.  – 12:00 p.m.
Basketball Clinic

Bullets’ assistant women’s basketball coach Lauren Healey will run a basketball clinic to help improve your child’s skills.

2:00 – 3:00 p.m.
Bouldering Wall Demonstration

Join members of the GRAB Office for a demonstration on the new bouldering wall in the Jaeger Center for Athletics, Recreation and Fitness. The Bouldering Wall is 13 feet tall and 30 feet wide and can easily accommodate 20-30 routes ranging the spectrum of difficulty. Climbing shoes will be provided.

3:30 – 4:30 p.m.
Arts and Crafts

Staff and students will run an arts and crafts session appropriate for all ages. (Ages 3+)

5:00 - 6:00 p.m.
Alumni Family Weekend Happy Hour (Family Friendly)
Norris-Wachob Alumni House

Anytime
Scavenger Hunt

Explore Gettysburg College’s campus with this scavenger hunt that can be done any time throughout the weekend. (Ages 3+)

Sunday, June 15

7:00 - 8:45 a.m.
Breakfast
Dining Hall
$7/person, pay at the door

8:00  – 11:00 a.m.
Alumni Family Weekend Key Return

Norris-Wachob Alumni House

 

Gettysburg Festival Events


Residence Hall Information:

On-campus housing is available Thursday, Friday and Saturday night to alumni and their families returning for the weekend. Apartment style ($160/night, max of 6 people) and hotel style ($55/night, max of 2 people) housing can be requested on the registration form.

If you have a large group returning to campus, the option to stay in dorm style housing may be available.  Contact the Alumni Office at (717) 337-6518 or alumni@gettysburg.edu with your request.

Please contact Jen Brennan '01 in the Office of Alumni Relations with questions at 717-337-6510 or jbrennan@gettysburg.edu.

Who's Coming Back

The following alumni have registered for Alumni Family Weekend:

Frederick K. Schoenbrodt '92
Nicole Perrone Schoenbrodt '93
Amy Washburn Bunting '94
Jeffrey Albright '95
Karen Taylor Albright '95
Jason Anderson '95
Kathryn  Williams Anderson '95
Shawn Bunting '95
Tracy Schaal Anderson '96
Meredith Bowne Bove '97
Jason Gareis '98
Stacy Poorman George '98
Lindsay Musser Hough '98
Mary Csordas Koster '98
Christine Sedlacko Biggins '00
Ann Marie Bielli Bouchard '00
Kevin Bouchard '00
Allison Englen Fort '00
David Fort '00
Tim Funk '00
Daniel Jewett '00
Melissa Cook Kiehl '00
Amy Lucadamo '00
Angela Hayden Mayo '00
Emily Robertson Miller '00
John Miller '00
Brett Montich '00
Daniel Sirpenski '00
Miranda Fegley Sisolak '00
James Miller '03
John Fegley '04

As of 6/4/14