Reunion Weekend Schedule

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

* Indicates pre-registration required.

Updated 2/12/2017

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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.  

10:00 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 begin 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 Mussleman 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

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
Ryan John, Assistant Professor of Physics

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 – 4:30pm
Special Collections & College Archive Open
Special Collections, 4th Floor Mussleman 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
Dining Center (cost: $8.50 per person, pay at door)
The DIVE, Jaeger Center

*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

7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Sigma Alpha Epsilon Cocktail Reception
Chapter House

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

*Class Socials

1952

7pm - 9pm
location to come

1957-

6:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Lyceum

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.

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 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 Hall

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.

12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
*Heritage Society Luncheon
(Classes prior to 1967)
Dining Center
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. - 3:00 p.m.
Theta Chi Open House and Barbecue
339 Carlisle Street

Class Reunion Photos
Steps of Pennsylvania Hall
RAIN: 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

2:30 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.

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.
Sorority Room Open House
Lawn of the Ice House Complex
Tour the sorority rooms and get updates on the chapters.

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

3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Alpha Tau Omega Reception
Chapter House
Contact George Marguglio at 717-339-5125 for more information

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

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

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

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

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: Ballroom
Class of 1972: TBA*
Class of 1977: TBA*
Class of 1982: Paul Recital Hall
Class of 1987: Specialty Dining
Class of 1992: West Quad Stine
Class of 1997: Science Center Lobby
Class of 2002: Alumni House (pre-dinner reception)
Class of 2007: TBA*
*Additional Class Dinner Locations TBA during Reunion Weekend

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
Memorial Field

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 of rock-n-roll songs! Or relax in the CUB/SUB lobby if you prefer.

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.
Reunion Committee Thank You Brunch
Specialty Dining

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