Volunteer Leadership DaySeptember 11, 2010 at 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Time: September 11, 2010 at 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Volunteer Leadership Day is an assembly of Class Agents, Alumni Board, Gustavus Annual Fund Council, Three Crowns Ambassadors, and Reunion Committee members who gather for a full day of celebration, spirit, training and information sharing.

Saturday will begin with registration and coffee at 8:15 a.m. and our opening session will begin at 9 a.m. in Alumni Hall. President Jack Ohle will provide a college update, you'll meet Dr. Thomas Crady, vice president for enrollment management, and you'll hear from our guest speaker, Paul Batz '85, president of What Really Works. We'll take a break following the opening session and then split off into working groups. After a working lunch the afternoon will include the Gustavus vs. Wartburg football game at 1 p.m., a social networking/web seminar at 2 p.m., and a post-game tent dinner hosted by President Jack and Kris Ohle at the president's home at 4 p.m.

Alumni Board and Reunion Committee members are invited for dinner on Friday, Sept. 10 at 6 p.m. followed by discussion about reunions and board work. Alumni Board will meet at 3 p.m. on Friday in the Board Room. Limited housing will be available.

Dress is casual and you're encouraged to wear your favorite Gustie apparel.

Please complete the online response sheet or call 800-487-8437 with your attendance by August 29.

Schedule of Events

Friday, September 10

  • 12 noon Lunch for new Alumni Board members (President's Dining Room)
  • 1"2:30 p.m. Alumni Board Orientation (President's Dining Room)
  • 3 p.m. Alumni Board meeting (Board Room)
  • 6 p.m. Dinner for Alumni Board and Reunion Committees (Banquet Rooms)
  • 7 p.m. Alumni Board meeting (Board Room)
    Reunion Committees planning session (Banquet Rooms)

Saturday, September 11

  • 8:15 a.m. Registration (Alumni Hall)
  • 9 a.m. General Session for all volunteers (Alumni Hall)
  • 10 a.m. Paul Batz '85, president, What Really Works (Alumni Hall)
  • 10:30 a.m. Break
  • 10:45 a.m. Work Group Meetings
    • Class Agents (Alumni Hall)
    • Reunion Committees (Banquet Rooms)
    • Alumni Board (Board Room, Staff Lounge, President's Dining Room)
    • Other groups
  • 12 noon Working Lunch (Alumni Hall & Banquet Rooms)
  • 1 p.m. Reunion Committee work (Banquet Rooms)
    Football game vs. Wartburg (Hollingsworth Field)
  • 2 p.m. Web and Your Class: Facebook, Gustavus and more (Board Room)
  • 4 p.m. Post-game Tent Dinner (President's Home)
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