Summer Reunion 2014

June 13-15

“GET ENGAGED WITH YOUR BEREA COMMUNITY”

Sponsored by the Berea College

Office of Alumni Relations

Be sure to mark your calendar now for Summer Reunion 2014, June 13-15!  It will be a special reunion year for the classes of 1939, 1944, 1949, 1954, 1959, 1964, 1969, 1974, 1979 and 1984.

Don't miss your chance to...
  •     Mingle and reminisce with fellow alums at the Friday night picnic on the Quad.
  •     Catch up with classmates at the Saturday Luncheon in Class Lounges
  •     Revisit your college days at the 50th reunion breakfast for the class of 1964.
       

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

Join your class in your own “class lounge”.  Please check registration desk for locations.

Friday, June 13

8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.             Registration

Front Desk, Alumni Building

*Moved to Picnic area at 4:30 p.m.

3:00– 4:00 p.m.                      Great Commitments Society Reception

                                                Commons, Woods-Penn

The Office of Gift Planning is hosting a reception to welcome alumni and their guests back to campus and to recognize Great Commitments Society members.  All those attending will be eligible for a drawing for a pottery piece handcrafted by Berea College students from Ceramics/Student Crafts.

Refreshments will be served.            

6:00 – 8:00 p.m.                     Picnic

                                                (No Dress Code)

                                                Casual gathering with designated seating provided for special reunion classes on Campus Quad. 

Saturday, June 14

8:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.             Registration

Front Desk, Alumni Building

8:00 a.m.                                 Class of ’64, 50th Reunion Breakfast 

                                                President’s Home

Breakfast served promptly at 8:00 a.m.

This event will be hosted by Laurie and President Lyle Roelofs.  Class members will be inducted into the Charles T. Morgan Society.

8:00 – 10:00 a.m.                   Sweetheart Breakfast

                                                Coyle Gathering Room, Boone Tavern

Breakfast served between 8:00 – 9:00 a.m.

For couples who met at Berea College.

Couples may share the story of how they met.

10:30 – 11:30 a.m.                 Alumni Awards Presentation featuring a “State of the College” Address by

President Roelofs

Commons, Woods-Penn

Meet our 2014 Honorees.

Distinguished Alumnus Award:

Dr. Sumit Ganguly, 77

Distinguished Alumnus Award:

Dr. Robert Mayberry, 76

Honorary Alumnus Award:

Melissa Osborne

Rodney C. Bussey Award of Special Merit:

Carolyn Castle, ’70

                                               

Noon – 1:30 p.m.                   Class Luncheons

See onsite event schedule for class lounges

Buffets will be set up in each room.

2:00 – 2:45 p.m.                     Life Long Learning Interactive Workshops (Cancelled due to renovation work)

                                                Rogers and Traylor Art Building

                                                Art Department exhibit titled Overcoming Discouragement: Frank Long’s WPA-Era Works.

2:45 – 3:30 p.m.                     Life Long Learning Interactive Workshops (Cancelled due to renovation work)

                                                Rogers and Traylor Art Building

                                                Art Department exhibit titled Overcoming Discouragement: Frank Long’s WPA-Era Works.

2:00 – 3:30 p.m.                     Life Long Learning Interactive Workshops - Session I (Workshop is full - See session II)

                                                Mueller Building

                                                Broom Making 101 by Student Crafts. Learn to make your very own broom.


4:00 - 5:30 p.m. Life Long Learning Interactive Workshops - Session II (Limited to 15 participants)

Mueller Building

Broom Making 101 by Student Crafts. Learn to make your very own broom.
                                         

6:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.             Summer Gala

Old Seabury Gym, Seabury Center

(No Dress Code)

Enjoy a night of dining and dancing featuring live music by “A Touch of Class”.

 

Download the mail-in registration form here.




Office Information

Office of Alumni Relations
CPO 2203
Berea, KY 40404

Phone:
Telephone: 859-985-3104
Toll-free: 866-804-0591
Fax: 859-985-3178

Email:

alumni_relations@berea.edu