Reunion Weekend Schedule

Below is the tentative schedule for Reunion Weekend 2015.  Please check back often for updates.

Updated 02/25/15

Thursday, May 28, 2015

10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Adams County Arts Council Juried Art Exhibition

Schmucker Art Gallery
The 12th Annual Juried Art Exhibition features outstanding paintings, prints, sculpture, drawings, and photographs produced by artists in the Gettysburg area and the Mid-Atlantic region juried by Cristin Cash, PhD., Associate Professor of Art History and Director, Boyden Gallery, St Mary’s College of Maryland.  The exhibition is held in partnership with Adams County Arts Council, the Gettysburg Fest, and Schmucker Art Gallery, Gettysburg College; award sponsors include Scott & Co. Fine Jewelers, OPEN MINDS, For the Cause Productions/Debra McCauslin, ProEquities/ Kristine Witherow, Gunnar Galleries/ Bert Danielson, and Blick Art Materials.

10:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Registration

College
Union Building (CUB/SUB) Lobby

11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Lunch on your Own

Bullet Hole, College Union Building (CUB/SUB)

6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Golf Classic Cocktail Reception

President's House
For registered golfers and selected sponsors of the Gettysburg College Golf Classic.

6:30 p.m.
Class of 1965 Dinner
Café Saint-Amand, 48 Baltimore Street

Friday, May 29, 2015

6:30 am
*Orange and Blue Golf Tournament Registration
Hanover Country Club
Shotgun start is at 7:30 a.m. and 1:15 p.m. Please visit www.gettysburgsports.com (Orange & Blue) for more information or contact Sue Moyer at smoyer@gettysburg.edu or 717-337-6398.

8:00 am – 10:30 am
Continental
Breakfast
College Union Building (CUB) Lobby

8:00 am – 11:00 pm
Registration
College Union Building (CUB) Lobby

8:00 am – 4:30 pm
Musselman Library Exhibits Open

Musselman Library
Visit
www.gettysburg.edu/library/news for information on exhibits.

9:00 am – 5:00 p.m.
Special Collections Open House
Musselman Library
Visit
http://www.gettysburg.edu/special_collections/exhibits/ for information on exhibits.

10:00 a.m.
Campus Walking Tour
Depart from College Union Building (CUB) Lobby

10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Adams County Arts Council Juried Art Exhibition

Schmucker Art Gallery
The 12th Annual Juried Art Exhibition features outstanding paintings, prints, sculpture, drawings, and photographs produced by artists in the Gettysburg area and the Mid-Atlantic region juried by Cristin Cash, PhD., Associate Professor of Art History and Director, Boyden Gallery, St Mary’s College of Maryland.  The exhibition is held in partnership with Adams County Arts Council, the Gettysburg Fest, and Schmucker Art Gallery, Gettysburg College; award sponsors include Scott & Co. Fine Jewelers, OPEN MINDS, For the Cause Productions/Debra McCauslin, ProEquities/ Kristine Witherow, Gunnar Galleries/ Bert Danielson, and Blick Art Materials.

11:30 am – 1:00 pm
Lunch on your Own
Dining Center (cost: $8 per person, pay at door)
Bullet Hole, College Union Building (CUB)

12:30 pm – 1:45 pm
Alumni
College Buffet Lunch
Dining Center

3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Career Coaching Appointments for Alumni

Need some direction in your upcoming job search, or just want to talk about future career directions? Call the Center for Career Development at 717-337-6616 to set up a half-hour appointment and meet with a career coach. Spots are limited and are available on a first-come, first served basis.

4:00 pm
Campus Walking Tour
Depart from College Union Building (CUB) Lobby

6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Cupola Society Reception
(by invitation only)

*Class Socials

1960 - 
6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Junction, College Union Building
1965 -
7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Jaeger Center Lobby
1970 -
7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Basement and Patio, Glatfelter Hall
1975 -
7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
The Attic, West Building
1980 -

7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Norris-Wachob Alumni House

1985 -
7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Majestic Theater Lobby
1990 -
7:30 pm – 11:30 pm
The College Room, Gettysburg Hotel
1995 -
8:00 pm – 10:30 pm
Lawn of Keira Kant's ’95 Home, 59 West Lincoln Ave.
2000 -
8:00 p.m.  - 10:30 p.m.
Science Center Lobby & Patio
2005 -
8:00 p.m.  - 10:30 p.m.
Science Center Lobby & Patio


9:00 pm – 11:30 pm
Phi Gamma Delta “Thursday Night” DJ Party
Chapter House
All welcome!

 

 

Saturday, May 30, 2015

8:00 am
5K Reunion Fun Run
Meet in the Jaeger Center Lobby

8:00 am
Reunion Bike Ride
Meet in front of Pennsylvania Hall

8:00 am – 7:30 pm
Registration
College Union Building (CUB) Lobby

9:00 am
*Class of ’65 Breakfast
Dining Hall

9:30 am – 10:30 am
Continental Breakfast
Ballroom
Enjoy a complimentary continental breakfast before the Presidential Remarks and Alumni Awards Ceremony.

10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Special Collections Open House
Musselman Library
Visit
http://www.gettysburg.edu/special_collections/exhibits/ for information on exhibits.

10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Musselman Library Exhibits Open

Musselman Library
Visit
www.gettysburg.edu/library/news for information on exhibits.

10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Adams County Arts Council Juried Art Exhibition

Schmucker Art Gallery
The 12th Annual Juried Art Exhibition features outstanding paintings, prints, sculpture, drawings, and photographs produced by artists in the Gettysburg area and the Mid-Atlantic region juried by Cristin Cash, PhD., Associate Professor of Art History and Director, Boyden Gallery, St Mary’s College of Maryland.  The exhibition is held in partnership with Adams County Arts Council, the Gettysburg Fest, and Schmucker Art Gallery, Gettysburg College; award sponsors include Scott & Co. Fine Jewelers, OPEN MINDS, For the Cause Productions/Debra McCauslin, ProEquities/ Kristine Witherow, Gunnar Galleries/ Bert Danielson, and Blick Art Materials.

10:30 am – 11:30 am
Presidential Remarks and Alumni Awards
Ballroom, College Union Building

Join all alumni and guests for remarks from President Riggs ’77, an update from the Alumni Association, alumni awards, class reunion gift presentations, and trophy awards for classes with best attendance, gift percentage, and gift totals.

12:00 noon
*Heritage Society Luncheon
(Classes prior to 1965)
Dining Center
Join fellow alumni for this year’s Heritage Society Luncheon.  Luncheon will include special celebrations for the class of 1960, 1955 and 1950.

12:00 noon – 2:30 pm
Alumni Picnic
Memorial Field Tent
Have lunch and catch up with classmates under the tent.

12:00 Noon
Class of 2005 Picnic Lunch and Photo
Bullet Hole Patio and Memorial Field

12:00 Noon – 3 pm
Little Bullets’ Fair
Memorial Field
Bring the kids for an afternoon of fun with a variety of activities and Hip Hop the Clown.

Class Reunion Photos
Steps of Pennsylvania Hall
(These are approximate times.  Please arrive 15 minutes early.)

1:00 pm           Class of ’65
1:15 pm           Class of ’75
1:30 pm           Class of ’80
1:15 pm           Class of ’85
1:30 pm           Class of ’90
1:45 pm           Class of '00
2:00 pm           Class of ’05 (At Memorial Field)
2:45 pm           Class of ’70 (At the Peace Light)        
                        Rain: Bream Gym
7:00 pm           Class of ’95 (Bream Gym)

1:30 p.m.
Ruthe Craley ‘50 Tree Dedication
South side of Pennsylvania Hall
A reception will follow in Glatfelter Lodge.

2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
*1832 Society Reception

Musselman Library Apse

For members of the 1832 Society

2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Class of 1985 Tennis Tournament
Tennis Courts
All Welcome!

2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Alpha Chi Rho Reception
Chapter House

2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Lambda Chi Alpha Open House, Alumni Meeting and Barbecue
Chapter House

2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Theta Chi Open House
339 Carlisle Street

2:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Gettysburg
College Alumni Unplugged
Lawn of the Norris-Wachob Alumni House
Bring your musical talents and put them on display for your fellow alumni to hear at this informal musical session.  If you are interested in participating, please contact Doug Brouder ’83 at dbrouder@gettysburg.edu or 717-337-6489.

3:00 pm, 3:30 pm, and 4:00 pm
Campus Walking Tours
Depart from College Union Building (CUB) Lobby

3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
1000 to 1: The Cory Weissman Story
Joseph Theater, Breidenbaugh Hall
Filmed on Gettysburg College’s campus and delivering a message of unflinching courage, 1000 To 1: The Cory Weissman Story follows Gettysburg College student-athlete Cory Weissman, an eighteen-year-old basketball star, on his journey to recovery after suffering a horrifying stroke. Partially paralyzed, unable to play the game he loves, and facing an uncertain future, Weissman overcomes enormous challenges in this inspirational story. 

3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Eisenhower Institute Open House
157 North Washington Street

3:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Alpha Tau Omega Reception

Chapter House
Contact George Marguglio at 717-339-5125 for more information.

3:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Phi Gamma Delta Reception
Chapter House

4:00 pm – 5:00 p.m.
GALA Reception
Apple Hall Lobby
All gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender alumni and friends are invited for a social gathering.

4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Alumni Catholic Mass
Christ Chapel

5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Alumni Social Reception (ticket required – included with all dinner packages)
Location TBA
Catch up with classmates over cocktails, hors d'oeuvres and live music!

7:00 pm
Class of 1995 Photo
Bream Gym

Reunion Class Dinners (registration required)
Locations TBA during Reunion Weekend

9:45 pm
Fireworks Celebration
Memorial Field

10:00 p.m. - 12:15 a.m.
All-Class Party

Ballroom, College Union Building
Come dance the night away with a great mix of rock-n-roll songs! Or relax in the CUB
lobby if you prefer.

Sunday, May 31, 2015

8:00 am – 11:00 am
Dorm Check-Out
Individual hall lobbies

8:30 am – 11:00 am
Breakfast at the Dining Center
Cost:  $5 per person, pay at door

9:00 am – 10:00 am
Alumni Thank You Brunch
Specialty Dining

10:30 am
Service of Word and Sacrament
Christ Chapel
Presiding Minister:  Reverend Joseph Donnella, Chaplain of the College

10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Adams County Arts Council Juried Art Exhibition

Schmucker Art Gallery
The 12th Annual Juried Art Exhibition features outstanding paintings, prints, sculpture, drawings, and photographs produced by artists in the Gettysburg area and the Mid-Atlantic region juried by Cristin Cash, PhD., Associate Professor of Art History and Director, Boyden Gallery, St Mary’s College of Maryland.  The exhibition is held in partnership with Adams County Arts Council, the Gettysburg Fest, and Schmucker Art Gallery, Gettysburg College; award sponsors include Scott & Co. Fine Jewelers, OPEN MINDS, For the Cause Productions/Debra McCauslin, ProEquities/ Kristine Witherow, Gunnar Galleries/ Bert Danielson, and Blick Art Materials.