Alumni Weekend 2015 - Schedule of Events

This year we have implemented GOLD (Graduates of the Last Decade) pricing into many of our events.

Advance registration for Alumni and Reunion Weekend is closed. If you have not yet registered, we invite you to join us for many events listed below that gladly welcome walk-in registrations.

Friday, May 15, 2015

TimeEvent
10:30 a.m.

Golf Tournament - Williamsport Country Club

A collared shirt is required and cargo shorts as well as denim are disallowed.

Registration for this event is closed. Thank you for your interest.

3 to 9 p.m.

Registration - Burchfield Lounge

Note:  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.

Reservations for rooms on campus are closed. Thank you for your interest.

5 to 7 p.m.

50th Reunion Welcome Reception - The Rowley House Museum, 707 W. Fourth Street

Enjoy a trolley ride from campus to the historic Rowley House Museum where members of the Class of 1965 will share hors d’oeuvres and drinks while reconnecting with friends. The Peter Herdic Trolley will pick up guests in the Academic Center parking lot on Lycoming’s campus at 4:45, 5:00 and 5:15 p.m. Return transportation to Lycoming College will be provided following the reception.

This event is complimentary for members of the Class of 1965 and a guest.

Walk-ins from the Class of 1965 are welcome.

5:30 to 7:30 p.m.

Art Show: Good News. - 25 W. Fourth Street

Join alumni and friends for a reception and gallery talk with Boston artist Ellen McNerney Rich. Ellen is a Williamsport native and completed some coursework at Lycoming, to earn her teaching certificate. Her emotion-evoking exhihibt Good News. stretches across mediums and draws on relationships and connections--and how they change over time. Reception starts at 5:30 p.m. and the gallery talk will begin at 6:30 p.m.

This event does not require advance registration

5:30 to 7 p.m.

45th Reunion Meet and Greet - 33 EAST, 33 E. Third Street

Meet up with members of the class of 1970 at the official “pre-Alumni Weekend” party on the patio at 33 EAST. Enjoy appetizers and a cash bar with classmates. In the event of inclement weather, this event will be held in the lounge at 33 EAST.

Complimentary appetizers, cash bar.

This event welcomes walk-in registration.

7:30 p.m.

Welcome Party with Faculty and Staff - Penny’s Plaza (in front of the Academic Center)

Start Alumni Weekend off right! Gather at Penny’s Plaza where you’ll enjoy snacks, a beer tasting (brewed by alumni or companies with connections to Lycoming) and the company of faculty, staff and friends! Live band Black ’n Blues will play from 8 to 11 p.m.

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

This event welcomes walk-in registration.

Saturday, May 16, 2015

TimeEvent
8 a.m. to 12 p.m.

Registration - Burchfield Lounge

Note:  If you 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.

7:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Café 1812 (inside Pennington Lounge)

Enjoy a regular or specialty cup of coffee, bagel, breakfast sandwich or a variety of other breakfast offerings.

Cash or credit cards accepted

8:30 a.m.

50th Reunion Breakfast in the College Archives

Join members of the Class of 1965 for coffee, donuts and memories. A collection of 50th reunion items will be on display.

This event welcomes walk-in registration.

9 a.m.

An Insider's Campus Tour I- Tour departs from the Admissions House

Take the opportunity to tour the admissions house, inside the residence halls, the administration building, the recreation center, Mary Lindsay Welch Honors Hall and other buildings not always seen on the campus tour.

9:30 a.m.

Alumni Class:  "Lycoming College Revealed" - Fine Arts Lecture Hall

Are there tunnels on Lycoming’s campus?  What is buried underneath the QUAD?  Has a woman ever served as President of Lycoming College?  Learn the answer to these mysteries and more during “Lycoming College Revealed” with professor emeritus and College Historian, Dr. John Piper.

This event welcomes walk-in registration.

10:30 a.m. to 12 p.m.

Reunion Rally and State of the College Address - The Quad (rain location: Lamade Gymnasium)

All are invited to join President Kent Trachte as he shares a Lycoming College update and presents awards to reunion classes in a variety of categories including reunion loyalty, participation and unity. Light refreshments will be served.

This event welcomes walk-in registration.

12 to 2 p.m.

Food Truck Rodeo - Penny’s Plaza (in front of Pennington Lounge)

Sample the incredible flavors from independent food trucks that include Leonard’s Backyard Bistro, Chantana's Thai, and the Grilled Cheese Café. Seating provided, BYOB.

Cash only (an ATM is locatied in Wertz Student Center for your convenience).

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

12 to 2 p.m.

Café 1812 (inside Pennington Lounge)

Enjoy a wrap, sandwich, smoothie, specialty coffee drink, milkshake and more!

Cash or credit cards accepted

1:15 p.m.

Hard Hat Tour of the Lynn Science Center:  Session 1- Tour departs from the Long Hall Lobby

Be one of the first to see the construction of the Lynn Science Center on a Hard Hat Tour with Jeff Bennett '96, vice president for administration and finance!  Registration will be accepted on a first come, first served basis at the registration table in Burchfield Lounge.  The tours will be limited to 30 participants per session. 

Advance registration after arrival on campus required.

2 to 4 p.m.

Greek Lounges Open - East Hall Coffee House, through the archways

Visit your fraternity or sorority lounge.

Jonas Room:

  • Tau Kappa Epsilon
  • Kappa Delta Rho
  • Alpha Rho Omega
  • Theta Chi
  • Sigma Pi

East Hall, Left-side Archway:

  • Beta Phi Gamma
  • Lamda Chi Alpha

East Hall, Right-side Archway

  • Alpha Xi Delta (2nd Door on Left)
  • Gamma Delta Sigma (1st Door on Right)
  • Alpha Sigma Tau (2nd Door on Right)
2 p.m.

50th Reunion Campus Tour - Tour leaves from Snowden Library

Members of the Class of 1965 are invited to special reunion tour of the Lycoming College campus.

This event welcomes walk-in registration.

2 p.m.

Athletics Hall of Fame Ceremony - Jane Schultz Room, Wertz Student Center

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

  • Andrea (Cooper) Tiegden ’09 — Women’s Basketball
  • Chris Dahlheimer ’10 — Wrestling
  • Matt Frey ’09 — Men’s Soccer
  • Deanna (Cappo) Kirn ’84 — Women’s Tennis
  • Scott Miller ’96 — Football
  • John Scanlan ’01 — Football
  • Matt Stackhouse ’04 — Men’s Basketball

This event is complimentary.

This event welcomes walk-in registration.

2 to 4:30 p.m.

Alumni Class: Imbibe and Design - Painting Studio, Fine Arts Building

Dive into a hands-on art class taught by Tierney Riggs ’15. Canvas, paint and instruction provided. BYOB. This event is limited to the first 15 registrants. *Please consider that there is paint involved when choosing your outfit for this event.

Registration for this event is closed. Thank you for your interest.

2:15 p.m.

Hard Hat Tour of the Lynn Science Center:  Session 2- Tour departs from the Long Hall Lobby

Be one of the first to see the construction of the Lynn Science Center on a Hard Hat Tour with Jeff Bennett '96, vice president for administration and finance!  Registration will be accepted on a first come, first served basis at the registration table in Burchfield Lounge.  The tours will be limited to 30 participants per session. 

Advance registration after arrival on campus required

2:15 p.m.

Class of 1970 Reunion Campus Tour- Tour departs from the Admissions House

The 45th reunion class will tour the admissions house, inside the residence halls, the administration building, the recreation center, Honors Hall, and other buildings not always seen on a campus tour.

This event welcomes walk-in regsitration for members of the Class of 1970.

3:15 to 4 p.m.

Alumni Class:  Cookies and Beer!  Session A- Skeath Lounge

Join Drew Boyles '11 and Erin Miller '07 for a beer and Girl Scout Cookie pairing.  This event is limited to the first 50 registrants.

$5 per person.

This event welcomes walk-in registration up to a maximum of 50 participants.

3:15 p.m.

Class of 1970 Reunion Hard Hat Lynn Science Center Tour-  Tour departs from the Long Hall Lobby

The 45th reuion class will take a hard hat tour of the Lynn Science Center led by Chip Edmonds '98, vice president for college advancement.

This event welcomes walk-in regsitration for members of the Class of 1970.

3:30 p.m.

An Insider’s Campus Tour II - Tour departs from the Admissions House

Take the opportunity to tour the admissions house, inside the residence halls, the administration building, the recreation center, Honors Hall, and other buildings not always seen on a campus tour.

4 p.m.

Volleyball Alumni Match- Lamade Gymnasium

All former Warrior volleyball players are invited to return for an Alumni Weekend match on the main court at Lamade Gym.

This event welcomes walk-in registration. 

4:15 to 5 p.m.

Alumni Class:  Cookies and Beer!  Session B- Skeath Lounge

Join Drew Boyles '11 and Erin Miller '07 for a beer and Girl Scout Cookie pairing.  This event is limited to the first 50 registrants.

$5 per person.

This event welcomes walk-in registration, up to a maximum of 50 participants.

4:30 to 5:30 p.m.

Class Reunion Photos - All class reunion photos will be taken on the Bell Court steps.

  • 4:30 p.m. — Class of 1965
  • 4:35 p.m. — Class of 1970
  • 4:40 p.m. — Class of 1975
  • 4:45 p.m. — Class of 1980
  • 4:50 p.m. — Class of 1985
  • 4:55 p.m. — Class of 1990
  • 5:00 p.m. — Class of 1995
  • 5:05 p.m. — Class of 2000
  • 5:10 p.m. — Class of 2005
  • 5:15 p.m. — Class of 2010
6 p.m.

Class Reunion Dinners

Registration for reunion dinners is closed.Thank you for your interest.

50th Reunion Dinner and Medallion Presentation - Mary Lindsay Welch Honors Hall
Join Bill Wilt '65, Master of Ceremonies, for an event filled with great conversation and dinner.
Event is complimentary for members of the Class of 1965 and a guest

45th Reunion - 33 EAST, 33 E. Third Street
$35 per person

40th Reunion - Burchfield Lounge, Wertz Student Center
$35 per person

35th Reunion - Burchfield Lounge, Wertz Student Center
$35 per person

30th Reunion - Clarke Chapel
$35 per person

25th Reunion - Clarke Chapel
$35 per person

20th Reunion - Snowden Library
$35 per person

15th Reunion - Snowden Library
$35 per person

10th Reunion - Downtown Art Gallery
$20 per GOLD (Graduate of the Last Decade)

5th Reunion - Bullfrog Brewery 229 W Fourth St.
$20 per GOLD (Graduate of the Last Decade)

8:30 to 11 p.m.

Dueling Pianos Party! - East Hall Coffee House and Patio

Meet up with alumni and friends over snacks, beer, a margarita bar and a dueling pianos act!

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

This event welcomes walk-in registration.

Sunday, May 17, 2015

TimeEvent
8 to 11 a.m.

Check-Out for On-Campus Housing - Burchfield Lounge

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.

8:30 to 10:30 a.m.

Farewell Brunch - Jane Schultz Room

$15 per person, $10 per GOLD (Graduate of the Last Decade).

Registration for this event is closed. Thank you for your interest.


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