Summer Reunion 2015

June 12-14

Sponsored by 

Alumni Relations

Be sure to mark your calendar now for Summer Reunion 2015, June 12-14!  It will be a special reunion year for the classes of 1940, 1945, 1950, 1955, 1960, 1965, 1970, 1975, 1980, and 1985.

We can only accept credit/debit cards for online registration.

 


Schedule of Events

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

Friday, June 12

8:00am-4:30pm

Registration

Front Desk, Alumni Building

Moved to Picnic area at 4:30pm

3:00pm-4:30pm

John G. Fee Glade Celebration and Great Commitments Society Reception

A celebration and reception to honor those who contributed to the John G. Fee Glade and to recognize Great Commitments Society members and loved ones of those individuals recently added to the Legacy Wall.  This event is open to all alumni and their guests.
 
Refreshments will be served.

John G. Fee Glade
6:00pm-8:00pm

Picnic

Casual gathering with designated seating provided for special reunion classes on Campus Quad. (No Dress Code) 

Campus Quad

Rain Site: Pick up food in Dining Services and go to class lounges

7:00pm 

Class of 1965 Get Together

Adrian, '65 and Margaret, '66 Dotson's Home
114 Forest Street, Berea, KY

 

Class of 1970 Gathering

*If the Wyatt's are not home, please feel free to hang out on the patio until they return.

Home of Doris and George Wyatt
225 Bryon Ave
Berea, KY 40403

Open House All Day


Saturday, June 13

8:00am-2:00pm

Registration

Front Desk, Alumni Building

8:00am

Class of '65, 50th Reunion Breakfast

Breakfast served promptly at 8:00am (Dress is casual)

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

 President's Home

8:30am-10:00am 

Sweetheart Breakfast and Renewing of Vows Ceremony

Breakfast served between 8:30am-9:30am

For couples who met at Berea College. Couples may renew their vows and share the story of how they met. Reverend Lee Morris, Hon '01 presiding. Hosts: Alumni Executive Council member Trish, '77, and Mark, '77, Estepp.

Cost: $13.00 per person

Coyle Room, Boone Tavern
10:30-11:30am

Alumni Awards Presentation featuring a "State of the College" Address by President Roelofs

Distinguished Alumnus Award:
Dr. Jack C. Blanton, ‘57

Distinguished Alumnus Award:
Michael S. Clark, ‘67

Rodney C. Bussey Award of Special Merit:
Dreama Gentry, ‘89

Commons, Woods-Penn
 Noon-1:30pm

Class Luncheons

Buffets will be set up in each room.

Cost: $10.00 per person

See onsite event schedule for class lounges

 

2:00pm-4:00pm 

 

Nursing Reception

Reception for nursing alumni

Sponsored by the Berea College Nursing Program

Hafter-Gibson Nursing Building
 2:00pm-4:00pm

9 Hole Golf Scramble

Come out and enjoy an afternoon of golf with other alumni.

Cost: $17.00 per person (includes golf cart)

Berea Country Club
4:00pm-6:00pm 

Alumni Reception

Enjoy mingling and appetizers prepared by the Historic Boone Tavern.

Cost: $10.00 per person

Coyle and Skylight Rooms, Boone Tavern

 

6:00 p.m.

Class of 1980 Gathering 2nd Floor Lobby, Boone Tavern
 

Class of 1970 Gathering

*If the Wyatt's are not home, please feel free to hang out on the  patio until they return.

Home of Doris and George Wyatt
225 Bryon Ave
Berea, KY 40403

Open House All Day

6:45pm

Dinner and a Show

Enjoy dinner at the Historic Boone Tavern while watching a performance by impersonators Frank Sinatra, Elvis and Marilyn Monroe.

Cost: $45.00 including gratuity. To purchase tickets call 1-800-366-9358.

Dining Room, Boone Tavern
8:00pm

Play: "Noel and Reb"

This play is Paul Nelson Power's hilarious comedy about two retirees in the Bonny Haven Retirement Home. It is performed and directed by Berea College alums.

Admission is $8.00. To make reservations call 859-986-9039. Proceeds will go to the Berea College Paul Power Scholarship Fund.

Berea Arena Theatre

Class of 1970 Gathering  Home of Doris and George Wyatt
225 Bryon Ave
Berea, KY 40403

Open All Day
Class of 1970 Gathering  Home of Doris and George Wyatt
225 Bryon Ave
Berea, KY 40403

Open All Day
Class of 1970 Gathering  Home of Doris and George Wyatt
225 Bryon Ave
Berea, KY 40403

Open All Day

Class Photo Schedule

Location: Steps between Alumni Building and Woods-Penn.
Rain Site: CPO
Saturday, June 13

Class Time
1945 8:45
1970 9:00
1975 9:30 
1985 10:00

Location: Steps of Union Church
Rain Site: CPO
Saturday, June 13

Class Time
1950 8:00
1955 8:30
1960 9:00
1965 9:30
1980 10:00

 

Summer Reunion 2014 Photos:

Summer Reunion 2013 Photos:

Class Photos
Photo Album 1
Photo Album 2
Photo Album 3
Photo Album 4
Photo Album 5
Photo Album 6
Photo Album 7

Summer Reunion 2012 Photos:

Class Photos
Photo Album

Summer Reunion 2011 Photos:

Photo Album

Summer Reunion 2010 Photos: 

Photo Album


Summer Reunion 2009 Photos:

Photo Album

Office Information

Office of Alumni Relations
CPO 2203
Berea, KY 40404

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

Email:
alumni_relations@berea.edu