Reunion Weekend Schedule

This is a basic, tentative schedule. Events will be added as Reunion Weekend approaches. Last updated 12/10/14.

Thursday, May 28

4:30 – 5 p.m. Class of ’65 Historic Walkway Dedication

5 – 8 p.m. Class of ’65 Welcome Reception and Dinner

Friday, May 29

8 – 9:30 a.m. All-Reunion Breakfast

9 – 10 a.m. 50th Diploma Ceremony
A celebration of 50 years since the class of ’65 graduated. Class of ’65 will line up in the Chapel Oratory. Class photo immediately following.

10 – 11 a.m. The Reverend Timothy Alden, Jr.: Frontier Intellectual
Presented by Jonathan Helmreich

11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m. Classes of ’55, ’60, and Torchbearers Luncheon

11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m. Class of ’65 Luncheon

Noon – 1:30 p.m. All-Reunion Luncheon

2 – 3 p.m. Seminar Block 1

  • Historic Allegheny Walking Tour – Presented by Jonathan Helmreich

5 – 11 p.m. All-Reunion Reception, Dinner, and Social
Reception: 5 p.m. / Dinner: 6 p.m. / Social: 8 p.m.

Saturday, May 30

8 – 9:30 a.m. All-Reunion Breakfast

8 – 9:30 a.m. Class of ’75 Breakfast

9 – 10 a.m. Seminar Block 1

  • Building Bentley: The Creation of Temple Alden – Presented by Jonathan Helmreich

10:15 – 11:00 a.m. Conversation with Allegheny College President James H. Mullen, Jr.

11:15 – 11:45 a.m. Renewal of Vows for Allegheny Alumni Couples
Are you and your spouse/partner both Gator alumni? Join us for a special renewal of vows in Ford Chapel.

Noon – 1:30 p.m. McKinley’s Open for Lunch

Noon – 1:30 p.m. Alumni Luncheon and Awards Ceremony

1:30 – 3 p.m. Sorority and Fraternity Open Houses

1:45 – 2:45 p.m. Seminar Block 2

  • Historic Allegheny Walking Tour – Presented by Jonathan Helmreich
  • Fifty Years of Teaching: An Allegheny Retrospective – Presented by Professors Emeritus Paul Zolbrod and Ed Walsh

2 – 4 p.m. 25th Reunion Gathering

3:15 – 4:15 p.m. Choir Concert

5 – 6:30 p.m. Bicentennial Celebration Reception

6:30 – 8:30 p.m. Reunion Dinners

8:30 p.m. Midnight Band, Dancing, and Dessert Reception

Sunday, May 31

8 – 9:30 a.m. All-Reunion Breakfast

8 – 9:30 a.m. Class of ’65 Breakfast

9:30 – 10:30 a.m. Coffee Hour in Ford Chapel Oratory

10:30 a.m. Service of Worship and Remembrance
Don Skinner ’54, Chaplain Emeritus, Preacher

11 a.m. – 1 p.m. All-Reunion Closing Brunch

12 p.m. Religious Life Brunch

Residence Hall Checkout by Noon