We will celebrate the classes of

1953, 1958, 1963, 1968, 1973, 1978, 1983, 1988, 1993, 1998, 2003, 2008 and 2013

 

 

TENTATIVE SCHEDULE APRIL 13-14, 2018
Schedule is subject to change

Reunion Weekend allows alumni to CONNECT with each other, ENGAGE with Queens and the opportunities available to them and BE INFORMED about the Queens of today and its bright future.

FRIDAY, APRIL 13

 
Check-In
2:00pm – 6:00pm
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 | BE INFORMED (*Family-Friendly)
3:00pm
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.


College/Faculty Session |
ENGAGE
3:30pm-4:30pm
Sykes, Ketner Auditorium
Hear from a panel of beloved Queens faculty members, including a time for Q&A – event details TBD! 

Greek Hall Open House |ENGAGE (*Family-Friendly)
4:00pm-5:30pm
Greek 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.

Alumni Art Show Opening |ENGAGE (*Family-Friendly)
4:00pm-6:00pm
Watkins Hall, Gallery
Talented alumni representing several decades have been invited by the faculty to exhibit their work. Drop by at your leisure for a reception and to view the exhibit.

Campus Tour | BE INFORMED (*Family-Friendly)
4:30pm
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.

Happy Hour | CONNECT
4:30pm-6:00pm
The Lion’s Den
Want to take a break and relax while back on campus? Beer and wine are available for purchase to enjoy on the patio at The Lion’s Den before heading to the Decades Welcome Party! This is not a formal activity but a good chance to visit with classmates and enjoy being back on campus.

Giving Societies Reception | CONNECT (*By invitation only)
5:00pm-6:00pm
McInnis Rotunda
Dr. Davies will host members of the Royal, Albright Legacy and Adelaide Societies as a thank you for their contributions to Queens.

Decades Cocktail Party | CONNECT
6:00pm-8:00pm
McInnis 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. A DJ will play music through the decades as you reminisce about your days at Queens. 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 and late evening snacks will be passed until 9pm. 

 

SATURDAY, APRIL 14

Day 2 Check-In/Assistance & Questions
8:30am-4:00pm
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. *Water, lemonade and cookies will be available in Burwell beginning at 11am. 

Royal Guard Mimosas & Muffins | CONNECT
9:00am-10:00am
Hall Brown Terrace (Rogers Science Building – Rain Back up)
A special casual breakfast for classes celebrating their 50th reunion or higher. Muffins, fruit, coffee, tea and mimosas will be available before the chapel service. *Golf carts will begin shuttling guests to the chapel beginning at 9:45am.

Bagels in Burwell | CONNECT
9:30am-11:00am
Burwell Parlors
Drop by on your way to chapel or before your campus tour for a cup of coffee and a quick bite.

Chapel | ENGAGE
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. 

Campus Tour | BE INFORMED (*Family-Friendly)
10:00am
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.

Campus Tour | BE INFORMED (*Family-Friendly)
11:00am
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.

President’s Luncheon | CONNECT & BE INFORMED
12:00pm – 1:30pm
Young Dining Hall/Morrison
A not-to-miss event for all and a true tradition during Reunion Weekend! Join Dr. Davies as she provides the University Update. The Alumni Association awards will be presented. Classes will be seated together and wine will be served during the first half hour. Doors open at 11:30 and alumni are welcome to arrive early to find their seats.

Class Photos – A class photo schedule will be available at check-in. Photos will take place during Lounge on the Lawn.

Lounge on the Lawn | CONNECT(*Family-Friendly)
1:30pm-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. Enjoy live music, a game of corn hole, popsicles and more! A cash bar will be available.

Class Meetings | CONNECT
1:30pm-3:30pm 
McEwen/Sykes Classrooms or at Lounge on the Lawn
Certain classes will hold their class meetings during this time. Meetings will begin after individual class photos are taken.

Class Reunion Celebrations | CONNECT
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.

Class of 1968 50th Reunion Dinner
6:00pm-8:30pm
Vivace Restaurant

           4th Annual G.O.L.D. (Graduates of the Last Decade) Reunion Party
                6:00pm-8:00pm
                Location TBD

Individual class party information to come

SUNDAY, APRIL 15

While no formal activities on campus are scheduled this day, certain class may choose to host off-site gatherings as a chance to say goodbyes before heading home.

 

 

 

 

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alumni@queens.edu | 704-337-2200

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