Alumni
Reunion 2017 Schedule

Thursday, June 8
Friday, June 9

Saturday, June 10
Sunday, June 11

Reunion 2017 Honored Classes and Special Groups include: Alfred's Golden Saxons (anyone who graduated 1965 or earlier) and the classes of: 1967, 1972, 1977, 1982, 1987, 1992, 1997 and 2002. Special Reunions are also being held for our our Greeks, the nursing program and InterVarsity. (The classes of 2007 and 2012 will celebrate their Reunions at Homecoming Fall 2017).

Please be aware the schedule is subject to change. Additional details will be added as Reunion draws closer.

Thank you for your interest in registering. Our online registration page is now closed. You can still register for Reunion by calling 607-871-2144. Thank you. We can’t wait to see you back on campus!

$20 Registration Fee. Everyone attending all or any part of Reunion must register and pay a registration fee. The registration fee covers all on campus events with the exception of required ticket events, the Alumni Golf Scramble or the Wine & Canvas Event.

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Thursday, June 8

10:00 am - 7:00 pm - Alfred Ceramic Art Museum Open - Free admission to anyone with a Reunion nametag

12:00 Noon – Reunion Registration & Check-In – 2nd Floor, Powell Campus Center

5:30 pm – Class of ’57 Nurses Welcome Gathering and Dinner - Ticket required. $25 per person – Saxon Inn Breakfast Room

6 pm – Saxon Circle Dinner – Hosted by President Mark Zupan. Invitation only – The Knight Club, Powell Campus Center

8 pm – Welcome Back Party at Alex’s

Friday, June 9

8:30 – 10 am – Continental Breakfast – Memories Lounge, Powell Campus Center

9 am – 11 pm - Reunion Registration & Check-In – 2nd Floor, Powell Campus Center

9 am - 4 pm - The Libraries and most academic and administrative buildings are open. Also stop in to visit with our AU staff.

9 am – 5 pm - AU Bookstore Open – 2nd Floor, Powell Campus Center

9 am – Foster Lake Trail Hike – Shuttle leaves 1st floor entrance of the Powell Campus Center at 2:45 pm

9 am– 4 pm– Greek Memorabilia on Display – Herrick Library

10:00 am – 3:00 pm – Recreation equipment available for Wiffle ball, Kick ball, Kan-Jam, & Corn Hole pick-up games – Equipment Sign out at Registration Desk

10:00 am - 5:00 pm - Alfred Ceramic Art Museum Open - Free admission to anyone with a Reunion nametag

10 am - Saxon Golf Scramble – Wellsville Country Club. Preregistration Required.$100 per person

10 am – 12 pm - Alumni Council Meeting – The Knight Club, Powell Campus Center

11 am – 6 pm - AU Fitness Center Open – McLane Center

12 – 3 pm – Alumni, Friends & Faculty Community Lunch – Picnic style meal brought to you by area restaurants. Mingle with fellow returning alumni, current and emeriti faculty and local community members and meet AU’s President Mark Zupan. Pay as you go. – Joyce/Walton Recreation Center, McLane Annex

1 – 3 pm - Campus Tours - Take a walk down memory lane visiting some of the most iconic buildings on AU’s campus in addition to touring some of AU’s newest facilities. Tour departs at 2 pm from the Joyce/Walton Recreation Center, McLane Annex

1 – 3 pm – Greek House Tours - Greek House Tour – Tours will include University owned houses – Joel’s House - common space only (Former Sigma Alpha Mu); Ann’s House - common space only (Former site of Lambda Chi Alpha);  International House - common space only (former Sigma Chi Nu House);  The Fasano House, The Welcome Center (former Delta Sig House); The Cohen Gallery – 1st floor space only (Former ZBT House);Theta Theta Chi House – Current owners Jon & Chelle Ninos; Alpha Chi Rho House - Current owners Jon & Chelle Ninos; Klan Alpine House – Current owner Alan Griffin; Alpha Kappa Omicron House (drive-up only) – Current owners Jason and Christel Rodd; Kappa Psi House (drive-up only) – Current owners Jason and Christel Rodd – Shuttle provided. Tour departs at 2 pm Joyce/Walton Recreation Center, McLane Annex

1 – 4 pm – Golden Saxons & Class of ’67 Lounge – 1st Floor, Powell Campus Center

1 – 4 pm – Greek Lounge – Alumni Lounge, 2nd Floor, Powell Campus Center

2 - 3 pm – AU’s Greek History Presentation – Laurie McFadden ’91, Herrick Library

3 pm - Glass Blowing Demonstration – Witness first-hand some of the most beautiful glass pieces being made in the country – The Hot Shop, Binns Merrill – Use back entrance

4:30 pm - Sigma Chi Nu Bench Dedication - International House (9 Sayles Street)

5- 6:30 pm – Alpha Kappa Omicron – Wine and Cheese Reception and Silent Auction – The AKO sisters will gather to reconnect and reunite. Silent Auction benefits the AKO Award for the Knight Club. (Exclusive to the Alpha Kappa Omicron sisterhood).

5 – 6:30 pm – Delta Sigma Phi – Wine and Cheese Reception – Delta Sigma Phi brothers will gather at the Fasano House Welcome Center for the chance to reconnect and reunite. (Exclusive to the Delta Sigma Phi brotherhood).

5 pm – Welcome Back Cocktail Reception & Dinner – Enjoy a cash bar cocktail reception and dinner to follow at 6:30 pm honoring Alfred University’s Greek Community. All returning alumni are welcome – Ticket required. $25 per person - Joyce/Walton Recreation Center – Free draft beer and wine. Full cash bar available.

8 pm – Greek Photos - in the Joyce/Walton Recreation Center

8 – 10 pm – A night in the Knight Club – Enjoy this time relaxing and sharing memories. – The Knight Club, Powell Campus Center – Free draft beer and wine. Full cash bar available.

8:30 – 10 pm - Nurses Cocktail Reception– Multi Purpose Room, 2nd floor, Joyce/Walton Recreation Center

10 pm – Midnight - Observatory Open – (clear skies only) – Shuttle leaves 1st floor entrance of the Powell Campus Center at 2:45 pm

Saturday, June 10

8 am – 5 pm - Reunion Registration & Check-In – Powell Campus Center

8 – 11:30 am – Art Spot Open – Free coffee to anyone with a Reunion nametag – 3rd Floor, Powell Campus Center

8 am – 10 pm – Golden Saxons & Class of ’67 Lounge – 1st Floor, Powell Campus Center

8 am – 12 pm - AU Fitness Center Open – McLane Center

8 am – Loyal Donor Breakfast – Invitation Only – Hosted by President Mark Zupan. 71 Pine Hill Drive

8:30 – 10 am – Continental Breakfast – Memories Lounge, 2nd Floor, Powell Campus Center

9 am – Saxon Nation Board of Directors Meeting – Alfred Ceramic Museum Conference Room.

9 am – Doubles Tennis Tournament – AU Tennis Courts

9 – 11 am – Greek Memorabilia on Display – Herrick Library

9 am – 5 pm - AU Bookstore Open - 2nd Floor, Powell Campus Center

9:30 am – Individual Greek Organization Meetings
Sigma Chi Nu Sisterhood – International House – Continental Breakfast
Alpha Kappa Omicron Sisterhood – The Judson Leadership Center – Continental Breakfast

10:00 am – 3:00 pm – Recreation equipment available for Wiffle ball, Kick ball, Kan-Jam, & Corn Hole pick-up games

10 am – 3 pm - Local Artisans Craft Sale & Show – coordinated by Allegany Artisans – Galanis Arena, McLane Center

10:00 am - 4:00 pm - Alfred Ceramic Art Museum Open - Free admission to anyone with a Reunion nametag

10:15 – 11:30 am – State of the University & Annual Alumni Association Meeting – Hear from President Mark Zupan and Alumni Council President Elizabeth Reina ’02 – Room 302 Olin Building

11:45 am - All-Class Picnic Procession– procession stages in the parking lot behind Scholes Library

12 pm - All-Class Reunion Picnic - Ticket required. $15 per person. - Joyce/Walton Recreation Center

1:30 pm - Class Photos

2 – 4 pm - Campus Tours – Walking/Golf Cart Tour. Tour departs at 2 pm from Joyce/Walton Recreation Center, McLane Annex

2 – 4 pm – Greek House Tours - Greek House Tour – Tours will include University owned houses – Joel’s House - common space only (Former Sigma Alpha Mu); Ann’s House - common space only (Former site of Lambda Chi Alpha);  International House - common space only (former Sigma Chi Nu House);  The Fasano House, The Welcome Center (former Delta Sig House); The Cohen Gallery – 1st floor space only (Former ZBT House);Theta Theta Chi House – Current owners Jon & Chelle Ninos; Alpha Chi Rho House - Current owners Jon & Chelle Ninos; Klan Alpine House – Current owner Alan Griffin; Alpha Kappa Omicron House (drive-up only) – Current owners Jason and Christel Rodd; Kappa Psi House (drive-up only) – Current owners Jason and Christel Rodd – Shuttle provided. Tour departs at 2 pm from the Joyce/Walton Recreation Center, McLane Annex

2 – 4 pm - Wine and Canvas - Join fellow alumni at this unique and fun event. Your art instructor will guide you step-by-step as you create your own beautiful keepsake painting of one of Alfred University’s iconic buildings. Enjoy your favorite beverage and let your creative side shine. Must be 21 or older. Preregistration required. Space is limited. $35 per person. – The Art Barn, Cohen Art Center - Free beer and wine. 

2:30 – 3:30 pm – President’s Presentation – Mark Zupan, “Inside Job: How government insiders subvert the public interest.” President of Alfred University Mark Zupan will discuss the topic of his recent book The Problems of Guarding the Guardians: why, how, when, where and which government insiders have subverted the public interest. - Room 302 Olin Building

3 – 4 pm – Greek Memorabilia on Display – Herrick Library

3 – 4 pm - AU’s Greek History Presentation – Laurie McFadden ’91, Herrick Library

3 – 4:30 pm Equestrian Center Tour & Demonstration - Take a tour of AU’s beautiful Bromeley-Daggett Equestrian Center at the Maris Cuneo Equine Park and witness beauty and speed in motion as some of our most talented horses and riders put on a show just for you! – Shuttle leaves 1st floor entrance of the Powell Campus Center at 2:45 pm

3 – 5 pm - AU Fitness Center Open – McLane Center

4 – 5:30 pm – Presidents Cocktail Reception – Alfred Ceramic Art Museum

5:30 pm – Golden Saxons Dinner - Ticket required. $35 per person. – 2nd Floor, Ade Hall

6 pm – Class of ’67 Dinner - Ticket required. $35 per person. - Multi Purpose Room, 2nd Floor, Joyce/Walton Recreation Center

6 pm – InterVarsity Christian Fellowship Dinner - Ticket required. $35 per person.– 2nd Floor Howell Hall

6 pm – All other special groups & Alumni Dinner - Ticket required. $35 per person. – 1st  Floor, Joyce/Walton Recreation Center

8 pm – IVCF Celebrate with Song – Join the IVCF group as they end the evening with inspirational songs and hymns.- 2nd Floor Howell Hall

8 – 11 pm – Memories Lounge - Relax and reminisce in a quiet atmosphere -2nd Floor, Powell Campus Center

9 pm - Midnight – Past & Present DJ – Enjoy music from all decades and complimentary draft beer and wine. – The Knight Club, 3rd Floor, Powell Campus Center

Sunday, June 11

7 – 10 am - Coffee & Tea Bar – Complimentary beverages (to-go cups available)

8 – 9:30 am - Farewell Breakfast Buffet- Ticket required. $12 per person.– John’s Room – Powell Campus Center

8:30 am – Greek Farewell Breakfast w/President Mark Zupan. Offers the opportunity for Q&A about AU's Greek history and future. Ticket required. $12 per person. – The Knight Club, Powell Campus Center

9 am – 12 pm - AU Bookstore Open

10:00 am - 4:00 pm - Alfred Ceramic Art Museum Open - Free admission to anyone with a Reunion nametag

11 am – Checkout – Powell Campus Center – MUST RETURN ROOM KEY. UNRETURNED KEYS RESULT IN AN $85 CHARGE.