Alumni & Reunion Weekend 2016 - Schedule of Events

To assist young alumni in attending Alumni & Reunion Weekend, we are proud to offer GOLD (Graduate of the Last Decade) pricing for many of our events. On campus housing available for all alumni. Rooms at local hotels are also available.

Friday, May 20, 2016

TimeEvent
10:30 a.m.

Golf Tournament - Williamsport Country Club, 800 Country Club Drive

Enjoy the Williamsport Country Club's beautiful course with alumni and friends. The driving range and clubhouse are also open to guests. Lunch, beverages, and post-play hors d'oeuvres are provided. A collared shirt is required. Cargo shorts and denim are not permitted.

$110 per non-member, $60 per country club member.

Advance registration required, Foursomes welcome but not required

3 to 9 p.m.

Registration - Burchfield Lounge, Wertz Student Center

Check in to begin your Alumni & Reunion Weekend experience! Pick up your Lycoming water bottle and your nametag, set your schedule for the weekend, mingle with fellow alumni, and enjoy a snack. Those staying on campus may pick up room keys.

*If you are staying on campus and arrive after 9 p.m. please check-in with the Office of Safety & Security on the garden level of Rich Hall.

On campus rooms available to alumni, $60 per person, $50 per GOLD (Graduate of the Last Decade)

6 p.m.

50th Reunion Dinner and Medallion Presentation- Mary Lindsay Welch Honors Hall

Lycoming College looks forward to honoring your class's golden reunion with dinner and a medallion presentation.

This event is complimentary for members of the Class of 1966 and a guest.

Advance registration required

6 to 8 p.m.

Reunion Receptions - Various Locations

Meet up with members your reunion year for an official "pre-Alumni & Reunion Weekend" reception and happy hour. Connect with your classmates and kick off the weekend right!

Class of 1971: Drum Admissions House
Class of 1976: Mary L. Welch Theatre Lobby
Class of 1981: The James Restaurant, 100 Pine Street, Williamsport
Class of 1986: The James Restaurant, 100 Pine Street, Williamsport
Class of 1991: Long Hall Lobby
Class of 1996: Long Hall Lobby
Class of 2001: The Sticky Elbow, 631 Washington Boulevard, Williamsport
Class of 2006: Downtown Art Gallery, 25 W. Fourth Street, Williamsport
Class of 2011: Jonas Room and Jack's Corner, Wertz Student Center

Complimentary appetizers are provided and a cash bar is available.

Advance registration preferred, Walk-ins welcome

7:30 to 10:30 p.m.

Welcome Party with Faculty, Coaches & Staff- Lynn Science Center Atrium

Gather in the new Lynn Science Center and enjoy snacks, beverages, the company of faculty, staff, coaches and friends, all to the live music of The New Low Down featuring alumnus Bill Mauro '11.

$10 per person, $5 per GOLD (Graduate of the Last Decade).

Advance registration preferred, Walk-ins welcome

Saturday, May 21, 2016

TimeEvent
9 a.m. to 12 p.m.

Registration - Burchfield Lounge, Wertz Student Center

Arriving alumni and friends are encouraged to pick up your Lycoming water bottle and nametag, set your schedule for the weekend, mingle with fellow alumni, and enjoy light snacks. If you are staying on campus and arrive after 12 p.m. please check-in with the Office of Safety & Security on the garden level of Rich Hall.

On campus rooms available to alumni, $60 per person, $50 per GOLD (Graduate of the Last Decade)

8:00 a.m.

50th Reunion Coffee in the College Archives - Lycoming Academic Center

Join members of the Class of 1966 for coffee, donuts, and memories. A collection of 50th reunion items will be on display.

Advance regsitration preferred, Walk-ins welcome

9:30 a.m.

All-Alumni Rally and Breakfast - Lamade Gymnasium

All alumni and friends are encouraged to join us for a breakfast during which the alumni association executive board will present this year’s awards. President Kent Trachte will share a Lycoming College update and reunion trophies will be revealed in a variety of categories including loyalty, participation and unity.

  • Joy (Lemons) Brittain, Ed.D. '79 - Angela R. Kyte Outstanding Alumni Award
  • James C. DeMarco '01 - Taunia Oechslin Young Alumni Award
  • Edward G. Gabriel, Ph.D.  - Dale V. Bower Service Award
  • Richard Yuengling Jr. '66 - Dr. James E. Douthat Outstanding Achievement Award

This event is complimentary.

Advance registration preferred, Walk-ins welcome

11 a.m.

An Insider's Campus Tour - Tour departs from the Long Hall Lobby

Take the opportunity to tour the Drum Admissions House, the Lynn Science Center, inside the residence halls, Long Hall administration building, the Keiper Recreation Center, Mary Lindsay Welch Honors Hall and other buildings not always seen on a campus tour.

11:30 a.m. and 12:00 p.m.

Planetarium Shows - Detwiler Planetarium, Lynn Science Center

See the stars and learn more about the universe during a show in Lycoming's state-of-the-art planetarium. Experience the facility that has expanded opportunities for all students on Lycoming's campus.

These shows are complimentary.

No registration required, Seating on a first-come, first seated

12 to 2 p.m.

Picnic at Pennington - Penny’s Plaza (in front of Pennington Lounge)

Relax in the sun on Penny's Plaza while enjoying a picnic lunch, beverages, lawn games and the company of friends.

$10 per person, $5 per GOLD (Graduate of the Last Decade)

Advance registration preferred, Walk-ins welcome

12 p.m.

Past Student Senate President Lunch - Clarke Chapel

The Student Senate President, Allison de Haas, and Vice President for Student Life Dan Miller invite past Student Senate Presidents to enjoy lunch and learn what the student leadership body has in store for the coming year.

*This event is by invitation only

1:30 p.m.

The Not-So-Newlywed Game - Jane Schultz Room, Wertz Student Center

Join us for our take on the well-known traditional game. Find out how well (or not) our Lyco sweethearts know each other, and play along with your own sweetheart (or friends) while enjoying the show!

Advance registration preferred, Walk-ins welcome

2 to 4 p.m.

Greek Lounges Open - Various locations coming soon

Visit your fraternity or sorority lounge.

2 p.m.

Athletics Hall of Fame Ceremony - Lamade Gymnasium

Celebrate with alumni who will be inducted into the Lycoming College Hall of Fame during the annual ceremony and reception that follows.

  • Don Kinney '92 Football
  • Sean Graf '01 Football
  • Stacy Flick '11 Women’s Swimming
  • Greg Sye '09 Men’s Basketball
  • Megan McIntyre '10 Women’s Lacrosse
  • A.J. LeViere '01 Men’s Swimming
  • Jessica (Feerrar) Boyer '03 Softball

This event is complimentary.

Advance registration preferred, Walk-ins welcome

2 to 4:30 p.m.

Alumni Class: Outdoor Recreation 101 - Bluebird Trail, WMWA Watershed- Check-in at the Keiper Recreation Center Atrium

Enjoy one of the many outdoor recreational opportunities in the beautiful Susquehanna River Valley! This 90-minute hike is a physically rigorous activity taking place a short drive from campus. Limited van transportation available, and "caravanning" is welcome to arrive at the mountain. Light snack provided.

*Please keep in mind that this is a physically rigorous activity.

Advance registration required

2:30 p.m.

50th Reunion Campus Tour - Tour leaves from Burchfield Lounge

Members of the Class of 1966 are invited to special reunion tour of the Lycoming College campus.

Advance registration preferred, Walk-ins welcome

3 p.m.

Alumni Class: There's No Such Thing as "Useless Knowledge" - East Hall Coffee House

Gather a team of friends for a Quizzo-style game of trivia featuring topics ranging from classic literature to popular culture. Prove your smarts, or at least your ability to find smart teammates!

Snacks and beverages are provided.

Advance registration preferred, Walk-ins welcome

4 to 5 p.m.

Alumni Class: Choose your Philosophy - Lynn Science Center Room 153

Connect with esteemed philosophy professor, John Whelan, Ph.D as he presents on either capital punishment or the insanity defense, depending on audience interest.

Advance registration preferred, Walk-ins welcome

5:00 to 5:45 p.m.

Class Reunion Photos - All class reunion photos will be taken on the steps of the Fine Arts Building

  • 5:00 p.m. — Class of 2011
  • 5:05 p.m. — Class of 2006
  • 5:10 p.m. — Class of 2001
  • 5:15 p.m. — Class of 1996
  • 5:20 p.m. — Class of 1991
  • 5:25 p.m. — Class of 1986
  • 5:30 p.m. — Class of 1981
  • 5:35 p.m. — Class of 1976
  • 5:40 p.m. — Class of 1971
  • 5:45 p.m. — Class of 1966
6 p.m.

Masquerade Bash on the Quad! - Main Quad

Our signature Alumni & Reunion Weekend event is back! Enjoy hors d’oeuvres, drinks, dinner, a photo booth and the live band Skycoasters, featuring Lycoming alumnus and Alpha Sigma Pi brother Jerry Boone ’72.  There is no need to dress in costume, but masquerade masks will be provided.

$25 per person, $20 per GOLD (Graduate of the Last Decade).

Advance registration required

Sunday, May 22, 2016

TimeEvent
9 to 11 a.m.

Check-Out for On-Campus Housing - Burchfield Lounge, Wertz Student Center

The time has come to say farewell to your room in the residence hall and turn in your room keys and lanyards. All guests must check out by 11 a.m.

9 to 10:30 a.m.

Farewell Brunch - Jane Schultz Room, Wertz Student Center

$12 per person, $10 per GOLD (Graduate of the Last Decade).

Advance registration required

10:30 a.m.

A Celebration of Life: Reverand Marco Hunsberger - Clarke Chapel

Gather with alumni, friends, family and community members to remember and celebrate the life of campus minister, Reverend Marco Hunsberger. 

All are welcome


Register today!