Alumni Reunion Weekend

May 25, 2007 at midnight to May 27, 2007 at 11:59 p.m.Calendar Icon

TimeMay 25, 2007 at midnight to May 27, 2007 at 11:59 p.m.
LocationCampus
Description

Reunion Weekend 2007

Class of 1957, 1962 & 50 Year Club

Friday, May 25

9 a.m. - Class of 1957 Golf Outing – Shoreland Country Club, St. Peter 9 a.m. - Class of 1962 Tennis Outing warm up and registration - Swanson Tennis Center 9:30 a.m. - Class of 1962 Tennis Doubles Rotation - Swanson Tennis Center 10 a.m. - Class of 1962 Golf Registration - Shoreland Country Club 10:30 a.m. - Class of 1962 Tee times start for golfers - Shoreland Country Club 11:30 a.m. - Seminar by Tennis Coach Steve Wilkinson - Ylinen Lounge, Swanson Tennis Center, Followed by box lunch for those attending 1-7 p.m. - Registration – Jackson Campus Center 1:30 p.m. - Tour of Lund Fitness Center, Carlson International Center Residents Hall, Fine Arts facilities Meet outside the Book Mark in lower level of Jackson Campus Center 2:30 p.m. - Reunion Seminar – Alumni Hall The Past, Present, and Future of Gustavus Milt Brostrom '49 will present images from Gustavus' past and President Jim Peterson '64 a College update and plans for the future. 3:30 p.m. - Tour of Old Main, Folke Bernadotte Library, Granlund sculptures on Eckman Mall - Meet at Alumni Hall 4:00 p.m. - Class of 1957 Memorial Service – Christ Chapel 4:30 p.m. - 1957 Class Photos – Christ Chapel 5:00 p.m. - 50 Year Club Dinner – Campus Banquet Rooms 5:00 p.m. - Class of 1957 Reception – The Dive 5:30 p.m. - Class of 1962 Reunion Dinner - Jan and Owen Sammelson Residence, 618 West Nassau 6 p.m. - Class of 1957 Banquet – Alumni Hall 8 p.m. - 1957 Post-Banquet Social – The Dive

Saturday, May 26

7-9 a.m. - Breakfast available ala carte - Evelyn Young Dining Room 8:30-5:30 p.m. - Registration – Jackson Campus Center 9 a.m. - Reunion Seminar – Alumni Hall Discover Our Natural World – with naturalist Jim Gilbert '62 The greatest show on earth is just outside our back doors everywhere we look. This seminar will provide you with awareness to get the best seat in the house. 10 a.m. - Refreshments and Conversation – Alumni Hall 10 a.m. - Arboretum Walking Tour with Jim Gilbert – Meet at Alumni Hall 10:30 a.m. - Reunion Seminar – Alumni Hall Heating Up: The Energy Debate Jeff Jeremiason, chair of the 2007 Nobel Conference, will address issues about climate change, declining oil reserves, and new and advancing technologies, some of which are being researched and implemented at Gustavus. Dr. Jeremiason will preview the 43nd Nobel Conference, to be held October 2 & 3, 2007. 11:30 a.m. - Alumni Luncheon for 50 Year Club and 1957 – Campus Banquet Rooms 11:30 a.m. - Class of 1962 Luncheon and Program - Campus Center Banquet Rooms Class Photo following lunch - Jackson Campus Center 1 p.m. - Reunion Seminar – Alumni Hall The Woman of the House Margaret Anderson Kelliher '90, House Speaker, Minnesota House of Representatives, will reflect on the past legislative session and discuss future challenges for the State of Minnesota. 2:00 p.m. - Class of 1962 Chapel Service and Memorial for Deceased Classmates - Christ Chapel. Organist, Lou Ann Reese; Choir, conducted by Diane Kolander Loomer 2:30 p.m. - Self-guided Activities Tour renovated Old Main, view the Hillstrom Museum of Art in the Jackson Campus Center, or take a walk on a self-guided Granlund sculpture tour (brochure at Registration Desk). 3:30 p.m. - Vesper Service – Christ Chapel 4:30 p.m. - President's Reception – Evelyn Young Dining Room 5 p.m. - Alumni Banquet – Evelyn Young Dining Room Presentation of Greater Gustavus Award to Russ and Jan Ledin Michaletz '74 '74 and Distinguished Alumni Citations to Margaret Anderson Kelliher '90, Paul Peterson '94, and Magnus Ranstorp '85. 5:30 p.m. - Class of 1962 Cocktails, Dinner and Program - Best Western, Mankato 8 p.m. - Gustavus Symphony Orchestra Concert – Christ Chapel 10 p.m. - Candlelight Chapel Service – Christ Chapel

Sunday, May 27

7-9 a.m. - Breakfast
Attendancenone
AudiencePublic
CategoryAlumni
PostedApr 17, 2019