Reunion Weekend Schedule

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Below is the tentative schedule for Reunion Weekend 2017.  Please check back often for updates.

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(Updated 4/11/2017)

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Thursday, June 1, 2017

10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Adams County Arts Council 14th Annual Juried Art Exhibition
Schmucker Gallery
Schmucker Art Gallery is pleased to partner with the Adams County Arts Council for their 14th Annual Juried Art Exhibition. Juried by Barbara McNulty, Director of the Suzanne H. Arnold Art Gallery at Lebanon Valley College, this highly competitive exhibition features outstanding paintings, photographs, drawings, prints, sculpture, and mixed-media works from artists throughout the Mid-Atlantic region.  

8:00 am – 4:00 pm
Musselman Library Exhibits Open
Musselman Library
Information on Library Exhibits

11:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Registration & Welcome Center

College Union Building (CUB/SUB) Lobby

11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Lunch on your Own

The DIVE, Jaeger Center

Alumni College begins at 1:00 p.m.
Course descriptions, times & locations to come

1:00 pm – 4:00pm
Special Collections & College Archive Open
Special Collections, 4th Floor Musselman Library
Information on Special Collection Exhibits

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

Home of President Janet Morgan Riggs '77
For registered golfers and select sponsors of the Gettysburg College Golf Classic.

6:30 p.m.
*Class of 1967 Dinner
The Refectory, Gettysburg Lutheran Theological Seminary

7:00 p.m. - 11:00 pm
Sigma Alpha Epsilon Cocktail Reception
SAE Chapter House

8:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.
Class of 1982 Friends Gathering at
Mason Dixon Distillery
331 E. Water Street

9:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
AC 107: An Evening at the Gettysburg College Observatory
Ian Clarke, Hatter Planetarium Program Director and Adjunct Assistant Professor of English
Craig Foltz, Lab Instructor, Physics
Jackie Milingo, Associate Professor of Physics & Astronomy

Friday, June 2, 2017

6:30 a.m.
*Orange and Blue Golf Tournament Registration
Hanover Country Club
Shotgun starts are at 7:30 a.m. and 1:15 p.m. For more information contact Sue Moyer at smoyer@gettysburg.edu or 717-337-6398.

8:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.
Continental Breakfast
College Union Building (CUB/SUB) Lobby

8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Musselman Library Exhibits Open

Musselman Library
Information on Library Exhibits

8:00 a.m. – 10:00 p.m.
Registration & Welcome Center
College Union Building (CUB/SUB) Lobby

Alumni College begins at 9:00 a.m.
Course descriptions, times & locations to come

9:00 am – 4:30 p.m.
Special Collections & College Archive Open
Special Collections, 4th Floor Musselman Library
Information on Special Collections

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

10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m
Adams County Arts Council 14th Annual Juried Art Exhibition
Schmucker Gallery
Schmucker Art Gallery is pleased to partner with the Adams County Arts Council for their 14th Annual Juried Art Exhibition. Juried by Barbara McNulty, Director of the Suzanne H. Arnold Art Gallery at Lebanon Valley College, this highly competitive exhibition features outstanding paintings, photographs, drawings, prints, sculpture, and mixed-media works from artists throughout the Mid-Atlantic region.  

11:30 a.m. – 1:45 p.m.
Lunch on your Own

The DIVE, Jaeger Center

12:30 p.m. – 1:45 p.m.
Lunch 
The Grille (cost: $8.50 per person, pay at door)

1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
BJE rehearsals
Brua Hall / Stevens Theatre & Kline Theatre

*2:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Center for Career Development Drop-In
Center for Career Development
Need some direction in your upcoming job search, want to talk about future career directions, or in need of some resources? Stop by the Center for Career Development to get all of your questions answered.

4:00 p.m.
Campus Walking Tour
Depart from College Union Building (CUB/SUB) Lobby

4:00 p.m. - 6:00 pm
World Choir Tour 50th Reunion Reception
Brua Hall / Kline Theatre

5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m
Adams County Arts Council 14th Annual Juried Art Exhibition Opening Reception
Schmucker Gallery

5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Sigma Alpha Epsilon Cocktail Reception
SAE Front Porch 

6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
Cupola Society Reception
(by invitation only)

6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Phi Delta Theta Reception
Charter House

*Class Socials

1952 7pm - 9pm
Huber Lobby
1957- 6:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Lyceum, Penn Hall / Old Dorm
1962 -
6:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Glatfelter Lodge
1967 -
7:00 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.
The Attic, West Building
1972 -
7:00 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.
Ground Floor and Patio, Glatfelter Hall
1977 -
7:00 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.
Norris-Wachob Alumni House
1982 -
7:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Majestic Theater
1987 -
7:30 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.
4th Floor, Glatfelter Hall
1992 -
7:30 p.m. – 10:30 p.m.
2nd Floor, The Pub
1997 -
8:00 p.m. – 10:30 p.m.
Mason Dixon Distillary
2002 -
8:00 p.m.  - 11:00 p.m.
Gettysburg Hotel
2007 -
8:00 p.m.  - 10:00 p.m.
Jaeger Center Lobby & Patio


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

Saturday, June 3, 2017

8:00 a.m.
5K Reunion Run & 1 Mile Fun Run
Meet in the Jaeger Center Lobby
All are welcome!

8:00 a.m.
Reunion Bike Ride
Meet in front of Pennsylvania Hall
Join Dave Salisbury '85 for a 30-mile bike ride. There will also be a 15-mile option.
All are welcome!

8:00 a.m. - 8:45 a.m.
Spinning Class
Multi-Purpose Room, Jaeger Center
Join alumni director Joe Lynch '85 for a great 45-minute cardio workout to 80s music. All are welcome!

8:00 a.m. – 7:30 p.m.
Registration & Welcome Center
Lobby, College Union Building (CUB/SUB)

9:15 a.m.
*Class of 1967 Breakfast
Dining Center/The Grille Area

9:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.
All-Class Continental Breakfast
Ballroom, College Union Building (CUB/SUB)
Enjoy a complimentary continental breakfast with mimosas and catch-up with classmates before the President's Address and Alumni Awards Ceremony.

10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Special Collections Open House
Special Collections, 4th Floor Mussleman Library
Special Collections Exhibit Information

10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Musselman Library Exhibits Open

Musselman Library
Information on exhibits.

Adams County Arts Council 14th Annual Juried Art Exhibition
Schmucker Gallery
Schmucker Art Gallery is pleased to partner with the Adams County Arts Council for their 14th Annual Juried Art Exhibition. Juried by Barbara McNulty, Director of the Suzanne H. Arnold Art Gallery at Lebanon Valley College, this highly competitive exhibition features outstanding paintings, photographs, drawings, prints, sculpture, and mixed-media works from artists throughout the Mid-Atlantic region.  

10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
President's Address and Alumni Awards Ceremony
Ballroom, College Union Building (CUB/SUB)
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.

11:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Phi Kappa Psi Open House
Miller Hall Lawn

12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
*Heritage Society Luncheon
(Classes prior to 1967)
Dining Center/Grille Area
Join fellow alumni for this year’s Heritage Society Luncheon, which will include special celebrations for the class of 1962, 1957, 1952, and 1947 including their class photos!

12:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Alumni Picnic
Dining Hall
Have lunch and catch up with classmates. There will be activities for the whole family to enjoy.

12:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Class of 2007 Picnic
Penn Hall North Lawn (Rain Location: TBA)

12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Theta Chi Open House and Picnic
339 Carlisle Street

Class Reunion Photos
North Steps of Pennsylvania Hall
RAIN Location: Bream Gym
(These are approximate times. Please arrive 15 minutes early.)
12:15 p.m.           Class of 1967
12:30 p.m.           Class of 1972
12:45 p.m.           Class of 1977
1:00 p.m.             Class of 1982
1:15 p.m.             Class of 1987
1:30 p.m.             Class of 1992
1:45 p.m.             Class of 1997
2:15 p.m.             Class of 2002
2:30 p.m.             Class of 2007

1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
World Choir Tour 50th Reunion Reception
Brua Hall / Kline Theatre

2:00 p.m. 
Ceremony to Honor Vietnam Veterans
Sponsored by Class of 1967
Location to be determined
(Reception to follow)

2:00 p.m. 
Sigma Nu Corporation Meeting
Chapter House

2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Class of 1957 Open House
Hosted by the Bream's
Deatrick Commons Community Room, Gettysburg

2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Jesus Christ Superstar Presentation
Sponsored by the Class of 1972
Mara Auditorium, Masters Hall
All are welcome to hear about this landmark event in College history.

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

2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Sorority Room Open House
Lawn of the Ice House Complex
Tour the sorority rooms and get updates on the chapters.

2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Alpha Xi Delta Alumnae Open House
Women's Resource Center
Apple Hall First Floor

2:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Phi Delta Theta Open House/BBQ
Chapter House

2:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
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 or just come watch.  If you are interested in participating, please contact Doug Brouder ’83 at dbrouder@gettysburg.edu or 717-337-6489.

3:00 p.m., 3:30 p.m., and 4:00 p.m.
Campus Walking Tours
Depart from College Union Building (CUB/SUB) Lobby

3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Gettysburg College Civil War Tour
Meet in Front of Admissions
Join John Rudy '07 on a walking tour of the campus that reveals the College's Civil War history. This tour was developed by John, a history major and Civil War Era Studies minor, as an independent project when he was a Gettysburg College student.

3:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Eisenhower Institute Open House
157 North Washington Street

3:00 p.m.  - 4:00 p.m.
Sigma Alpha Epsilon Brothers Meeting
Chapter House

3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Phi Kappa Si Alumni Corporation Meeting
Miller Hall 


3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Phi Gamma Delta Reception
Chapter House
Not for College Days Alone!

4:00 p.m.
Phi Sigma Kappa BBQ
Chapter House

4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Sigma Chi Cookout
Chapter House

4:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Sigma Alpha Epsilon BBQ
Chapter House

4:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Sigma Nu Open House & Class of ' 97 Reunion Get Together
Chapter House
President Chuck Steel & his wife, Angela, will be hosting a
get-together to celebrate their classes 20th reunion & their
20th wedding anniversary. All Sigma Nu alumni & friends are
welcome to join for light refreshments.

5:00 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.
Class of 1977 Reception
President's Home

5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Class of 2002 Reception
Alumni House

5:30 p.m.
Class of 2007 Tavern Tour
Starting at the Flying Bull Saloon

5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Alumni Social Reception
(ticket required – included with all class dinner packages)
Bream Gym

Reunion Class Dinners (1957 - 2007)
(registration required)
Class of 1952: Gettysburg Hotel
Class of 1957: The Pike
Class of 1962: Majestic Theater
Class of 1967: CUB/SUB Ballroom
Class of 1972: Lyceum/Penn Hall
Class of 1977: The Library Apse
Class of 1982: Paul Recital Hall
Class of 1987: The Grille
Class of 1992: Freshman Quad at Stine
Class of 1997: Science Center Lobby
Class of 2002: Joining "Any Year Reunion Dinner": The Dining Hall
Class of 2007: Joining "Any Year Reunion Dinner": The Dining Hall
Any Year Reunion Celebration Dinner: The Dining Hall

7:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.
Sigma Alpha Epsilon Cocktail Reception
Chapter House

9:30 p.m.
Phi Gamma Delta Fireworks Reception
Chapter House Roof Deck
Best View on Campus!

9:45 p.m.
Fireworks Celebration
Sponsored by Liberty Mutual Insurance

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

Ballroom, College Union Building (CUB/SUB)
Come dance the night away with a great mix especially of songs from the 60's to celebrate the decades win in the Gettysburg Gives Challenge! Or relax in the CUB/SUB lobby.

Sunday, June 4, 2017

8:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
Dorm Check-Out
Lobby, College Union Building (CUB/SUB)

8:15 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.
Breakfast at the Dining Center
Cost: $7.25 per person, pay at door

9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
Alumni Reunion Committee Thank You Brunch
The Grille

10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Adams County Arts Council 14th Annual Juried Art Exhibition

Schmucker Art Gallery
A partnership between the Adams County Arts Council and Schmucker Art Gallery, this annual competitive exhibition recognizes creativity, ambition, and excellence in visual art from the Mid-Atlantic region.  Artworks are juried by John Shipman, Executive Director, Delaware Center for Contemporary Art.

10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Musselman Library Exhibits Open
Musselman Library
Information on library exhibits