Alumni Reunion Weekend 2019

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We will honor classes ending in 4 and 9 and celebrate their milestone years! 

Hotel Information
A hotel block has been reserved for Reunion. Be sure to make a reservation before March 27, 2019 to receive the Queens discounted rate.

Courtyard Charlotte SouthPark 
6023 Park South Drive

Charlotte, NC 28210
704.552.7333
$99 for 2 queens or 1 king rooms. 
Reserve the Courtyard today!

Hampton Inn & Suites SouthPark at Phillips Place *50th Reunion Class plans to stay here* 
6700 Phillips Place Court
Charlotte, NC 28210
704.319.5700
$135 for standard rooms and $145 for upgraded king rooms 
Reserve the Hampton Inn today!

Charlotte Marriott SouthPark *50th Reunion Class plans to stay here* 
2200 Rexford Road
Charlotte, NC 28211
704.364.8220
$119 for standard rooms
Reserve the Charlotte Marriott SouthPark today!

 

 

Tentative Reunion Schedule – Subject to change

APRIL 26-27, 2019


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 26


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.

 

Sports Complex and Howard R. Levine Tennis Center Tour | BE INFORMED (*Family-Friendly)
3:30pm
Departs from Burwell Circle, buses to shuttle
Don’t miss this chance to see the 65-acre sports complex which offers a world-class multi-sport championship field, cross-country course, a grass practice field, and a 14,000 square-foot conference center. You will also visit the newest facility, the Howard R. Levine Tennis Center. Tours will last approximately 50 minutes.

 

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.

 

Sports Complex and Howard R. Levine Tennis Center Tour | BE INFORMED (*Family-Friendly)
4:30pm
Departs from Burwell Circle, buses to shuttle
Don’t miss this chance to see the 65-acre sports complex which offers a world-class multi-sport championship field, cross-country course, a grass practice field, and a 14,000 square-foot conference center. You will also visit the newest facility, the Howard R. Levine Tennis Center. Tours will last approximately 50 minutes.

 

Alumni Art Invitational | ENGAGE (*Family-Friendly)
4:30pm-6:00pm

Claudia Belk, Trexler

Talented alumni will exhibit their work and perform music in the gallery. Drop by at your leisure for a reception and to view the exhibit.

 

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

McInnes Rotunda, Belk Chapel

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

 

Decades Party | CONNECT
6:00pm-8:00pm
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. 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.  

 

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

 

SATURDAY, APRIL 27

 

Day 2 Check-In/Assistance & Questions
9:00am-3:30pm

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 will be available in Burwell beginning at 11am.  

 

Mimosas & Muffins – A celebration for those celebrating a 50th reunion or higher | CONNECT
9:00am-10:00am
Hall Brown Terrace (Rain Location – McInnes Parlors, Burwell Hall)
A special casual breakfast for classing celebrating their 50th reunion or higher. Muffins, coffee, tea and mimosas will be available before the chapel service. 

*Golf carts will begin shuttling guests to the chapel beginning at 9:45am.

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.


Sports Complex and Howard R. Levine Tennis Center Tour | BE INFORMED (*Family-Friendly)
10:00am 
Departs from Burwell Circle, buses to shuttle
Don’t miss this chance to see the 65-acre sports complex which offers a world-class multi-sport championship field, cross-country course, a grass practice field, and a 14,000 square-foot conference center. You will also visit the newest facility, the Howard R. Levine Tennis Center. Tours will last approximately 50 minutes.

 

Greek Hall Open House | ENGAGE (*Family-Friendly)
11:00am – 12:00pm
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.

 

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 – Classes in the 50’s, 60’s, 70’s and 80’s will take their photo at this time. 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. A cash bar will be available.

 

Optional Class Meetings | CONNECT
1:30pm-3:30pm 

McEwen, Rogers & Sykes Classrooms will be available upon request.

 

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.