Black Alumni Reunion Weekend Schedule

Schedule of Events

Friday, February 23


Check-in & Welcome Reception
4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Norris Wachob Alumni House

Friday Evening Programming Options:

Black Panther Movie Showing
Gateway Theater, 20 Presidential Circle, Gettysburg, PA 17325
Shuttles to and from campus provided

Vagina Monologues
7:00 p.m.
College Union Ballroom
Sponsored by The Women’s Center, Violence Prevention & Title IX
Tickets are $10 at the door

Saturday, February 24

Brunch
10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
The Grill
Enjoy the much talked about servo brunch with current students and alumni. Darryl Jones, Senior Associate Director of Admissions and Coordinator for Multicultural Admission & Intercollegiate Athletics Liaison will share insight into the recruitment efforts and partnerships created by the Admissions Office. Attire is business casual.

Professional Development Sessions for Students and Alumni
Session 1


Student Session
12:15 p.m. -1:15 p.m.
Science Center 300
Alumni Professional Development- Finding Your Passion

Alumni Session
12:15 p.m. -1:15 p.m.
Science Center 200
Garthwait Leadership Center – Defining Your Personal Leadership Style

Networking Break
1:15 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Science Center Lobby
Take time to get to know current students and alumni.

Session 2


Student Session
1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Science Center 300
Alumni Professional Development

Alumni Session
1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Science Center 200
Center for Career Development will share how the office is helping shape student’s post graduate opportunities. Alumni learn how they are able to volunteer with the office as well as use it as a career resource.

Networking Break
2:30 p.m. - 2:45 p.m.
Science Center Lobby
Take time to get to know current students and alumni.

Session 3


Student Session
2:45 p.m. – 3:45 p.m.
Science Center 300
Alumni Professional Development

Alumni Session
2:45 p.m. – 3:45 p.m.
Science Center 200

Wrap-up, Session Participation Raffle, and Reunion Weekend Picture
3:45 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
McCreary 115

Sankofa Dinner
6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Ballroom, College Union Building
Alumni and current students will be celebrated for their contributions to the Gettysburg College community and beyond. We will highlight the past accomplishments of alumni, faculty and staff; while celebrating the work of current students to make the campus community Gettysburg Great for all.

Alumni Gathering
9:00 p.m.
Diaspora House

Sunday, February 25th

Open House & Breakfast Farewell
9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
Office of Multicultural Engagement & Mosaic House