Reunion 2014: June 6-8
Classes of 4s and 9s Celebrate Special Reunions
Complete the following Reunion online forms:
Traveling from a distance? Stay on campus at Knight Hall or click here for a list of area hotels.
Friday, June 6
Welcome, Registration and Breakfast
8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. - Registration, Castle
8:30 to 10:00 a.m. - Breakfast in Castle Dining Room
Barnes Foundation Tour
11:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Enjoy lunch before boarding the bus to the Barnes Foundation in Philadelphia.
This unique art collection is one of the world’s most important holdings
of post-impressionist and early modern art. This trip will fill up quickly. Register early.
Cocktail Reception and Welcome Dinner
5:30 to 8:00 p.m., Castle Grand Hall, Rose and Mirror Rooms
Alumni Focus Exhibition and Dessert Buffet
8:00 to 9:30 p.m., University Commons Art Gallery
Saturday, June 7
Welcome, Registration and Breakfast
8:00 to 5:00 p.m., Registration in Castle Grand Hall
8:00 to 10:00 a.m., Breakfast in Castle Mirror Room
Campus/Faculty Update Presentations
9:30 a.m., Castle Mirror Room
Enjoy the Commons
10 a.m. to 10 p.m., Commons Lounges and Game Room
Spouses, partners and friends of Reunion alumni can spend time in the Commons shooting pool, playing ping pong, and relaxing in the lounge area and the Game Room.
Class Meetings and Class Pictures
10:45 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., various campus locations
Your class has a place of its own all day Saturday for your class meeting and for socializing when you are not attending other Reunion events. Our photographer will come to your meeting for your class picture. Classes 2004 and 2009 will have their class pictures taken during the Young Alumni Picnic at 6:00 p.m.
Parade of Classes
12:30 p.m., begin at the Wishing Well
The Parade of Classes marches from the Wishing Well to the Reunion Luncheon in the Commons Great Room.
Reunion Luncheon, Presentation of Alumni Association Awards and Class Gifts
1:00 to 2:30 p.m., Commons Great Room
Enjoy lunch with your class and faculty guests by your invitation. Celebrate with our 50-year Class, applaud the recipients of the coveted Alumni Association Awards and recognize classes for the Reunion Class Gifts.
Free Time to Check-Out the Campus (map)
3:00 to 5:00 p.m.
- View alumni art exhibit in the University Commons Art Gallery (1st Floor).
- Take a Campus Tour.
- Purchase Beaver College/Arcadia University memorabilia in Templeton Bookstore (open until 7:00 p.m.).
- Find your Paver along The Alumni Walk of Pride.
- Visit the Game Room in the Commons.
- Record your favorite memories with our roving video crew until 7 p.m. (dressed in Arcadia red shirts).
- Stop by the Weiss Tennis Courts (map) as the 2nd annual Tennis tournament is underway (from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m.).
Yoga with Sara DiVello '99
3:30 to 4:30 p.m., Kuch Center, Aerobics Room
Enjoy a meditative practice that will both challenge and support you. Sara provides modifications and options for each pose, custom-tailoring to your experience, ability, and energy level. With strong focus on breath, intention, and internal awareness, this practice seeks to deepen your practice and enhance mindfulness. Through the practice, you can release stress and anxiety, providing an opportunity to move inward to a place of stillness and deep relaxation. All levels welcome. No experience necessary.
Young Alumni Picnic
5:00 to 7:00 p.m., Haber Green (in front of the Commons)
Cost: $15 Adult when registering by June 3; $5 children 6-12. $20 at the door.
All alumni of the last ten years are invited back to campus for the Young Alumni Picnic to help the class of 2004 and 2009 celebrate their five and ten year reunions. With plenty of food, like burgers and hot dogs, music, and lawn games, it will be a great time to have a beer and catch up with friends. For Young Alumni with children, there will be plenty to keep them entertained with a face painter, balloon artist, and a moon bounce. Class pictures for the Class of 2004 and 2009 will take place during the picnic at 6:00 p.m.
Evening Cocktail Reception and International Dinner
5:30 p.m., Castle Grand Hall, Rose and Mirror Rooms
All classes are invited to attend the cocktail reception in the Castle where you can meet with classmates and friends from all Reunion year classes. Then segue into the Rose and Mirror Rooms for an international dining experience.
Sunday, June 8
7:30 to 11:00 a.m., Stein Fireplace Lounge