2020 Reunion Weekend

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It's YOUR year! Reunion 2020 will take place at Queens the weekend of April 3-4, 2020. We will be celebrating milestone reunions for the classes ending in 0 and 5. Please let us know if you would like to be on a Reunion committee volunteer by filling out the form via the link below REUNION COMMITTEE VOLUNTEER FORM

Alumni Award Nominations

The Alumni Association Awards recognize alumni and friends for their outstanding professional achievements and exceptional service to Queens and their communities. The deadline for submissions is October 25. Winners will be selected and notified during the month of December. While we often select winners in Reunion years, you may nominate an individual from any class year. 

To nominate an individual for an award, please fill out and submit this form here.

 

Hotel Accommodations
A hotel block has been reserved for Reunion. Be sure to make a reservation before March 25, 2020 to receive the Queens discounted rate.

Residence Inn Charlotte SouthPark  
6030 Piedmont Row Dr. South
Charlotte, NC 28210
704-554-7001
$99 for 1 bedroom suite queen or studio, 1 bedroom king 
Reserve the Residence Inn today!

 

Hampton Inn & Suites SouthPark at Phillips Place
6700 Phillips Place Court
Charlotte, NC 28210
704.319.5700
$135 for standard double queen rooms and $135 for standard king rooms 
Reserve the Hampton Inn today!  
Enter the dates on the left side, click on “Add Special Rate Codes” and enter the Group Code:   QUR

 

Tentative Reunion Schedule 

Day 1 – Friday, April 3, 2020


Check-In
2:00pm – 6:30pm | Burwell Hall
Welcome back! Your first stop upon arriving to campus is the check-in desk to pick up your packet of information and nametag.


Campus Tour
2:30pm | Departs from & concludes at Diana Fountain
Don’t miss this chance to see your favorite spots and the newest buildings through the eyes of a current Royal. Campus maps will be available at the registration table for those who wish to tour the campus at their leisure. Tours will last approximately 50 minutes.

 

Campus Tour
4:00pm | Departs from & concludes at Diana Fountain
Don’t miss this chance to see your favorite spots and the newest buildings through the eyes of a current Royal. Campus maps will be available at the registration table for those who wish to tour the campus at their leisure. Tours will last approximately 50 minutes.

 

Greek Hall Open House

4:00pm – 5:30pm | Greek Hall, Wireman Residence Hall
Take a tour of the Greek suite and mingle with sorority sisters and fraternity brothers. They will share updates about their chapter and look forward to meeting and networking with our alumni during this time.

 

Tour of Sarah Belk Gambrell Center for the Arts Civic Engagement

4:00pm – 6:00pm | Sarah Belk Gambrell Center

Stop by to see the gallery filled with artwork by our alumni, Molly Springfield ’99 and tour the new facility.

 

Giving Societies Reception (By invitation only)
5:00pm-6:00pm | McInnes Rotunda, Belk Chapel

President Lugo will host members of the Royal, Albright Legacy and Adelaide Societies as a thank you for their contributions to Queens.

 

Decades Party  
6:00pm-9:00pm | McInnes Parlors, Burwell Hall & Hall Brown Terrace
Sure to be a fun affair, join us for drinks and heavy hors d’oeuvres while you catch up with your classmates on this first evening of Reunion. Members of Queens’ faculty will join us as well. A good time is sure to be had by all at this festive occasion! *The bar will turn into a cash bar at 8pm.

 

Classes of the 90’s and 2000’s will take their class photos during the Decades Party on Friday night.

 

 

Day 2 – Saturday, April 4, 2020

 

Check-In
9:00am-12:00pm | Burwell Hall

If you are just joining us for Saturday or have any questions, stop by Burwell Hall and a friendly member of Queens’ staff will be available to assist you.

 

Campus Tour
9:00am |  Departs from & concludes at Diana Fountain
Don’t miss this chance to see your favorite spots and the newest buildings through the eyes of a current Royal. Campus maps will be available at the registration table for those who wish to tour the campus at their leisure. Tours will last approximately 50 minutes

 

Mimosas & Muffins – A celebration for those celebrating a 50th reunion or higher
9:00am-10:00am | McInnes Rotunda, Belk Chapel  
A special casual breakfast for classing celebrating their 50th reunion or higher. Muffins, coffee, tea and mimosas will be available before the chapel service. 

 

Chapel
10:00am-10:45am | Belk Chapel
Join us for a morning message and time of worship. Queens’ University Chaplain will lead the service and we will take time to remember classmates who have passed away. Coffee and muffins will be served.

 

Conversation and Celebrations with President Lugo

11:00am – 12:15pm | Belk Chapel

Join President Lugo to hear a brief University update and his vision for the future of Queens. After his talk, please join us to recognize the Alumni Award Winners for their contributions to the University.

 

Royal Lunch with President Lugo
12:00pm – 1:30pm | Back Residential Quad behind Burwell Hall or Levine Lawn
Please join us for a picnic lunch on the back residential quad.  A DJ will play music and there will be games for the children. One alcoholic drink is included with your lunch. Additional beer and wine will be available to purchase.

 

Campus Tour
2:00pm | Departs from & concludes at Diana Fountain
Don’t miss this chance to see your favorite spots and the newest buildings through the eyes of a current Royal. Campus maps will be available at the registration table for those who wish to tour the campus at their leisure. Tours will last approximately 50 minutes

 

Lounge on the Lawn & Student Musical Performance

2:00pm-3:30pm | Hall Brown Terrace and Residential Quad
Catch up with classmates and relax in the quad as you might’ve done during your college days and listen to music performed by our current students. Water and ice tea will be served. Beer and wine will be available to purchase.

 

Milestone Reunion Celebrations

Times & locations vary by class
Keep the party going at these special gatherings. This is a time to continue conversations started earlier in the day, to cheers to successes and accomplishments of your peers throughout the years and to enjoy being together on this final eve of Reunion Weekend.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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