20th Reunion

Class of 1999

Please join us on campus to make your 20th Class Reunion an unforgettable experience!

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20th Reunion Committee

  • Brenda Bowser Soder '99
  • Heather Duda ‘99
  • April (Sparks) Orwig ‘99

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Staff Liaison

Erin Miller '07

Class of 1999 Class Gift Goal

$15,000 / 12% Participation

Gifts to Date*


Class Participation to Date


*Gifts from July 1, 2018 through May 15, 2019 are counted towards your reunion goal



20th Reunion Schedule of Events

For a full schedule of events, see the Alumni & Reunion Weekend events page.

Friday, May 31

Time Event
11:00 a.m.

Golf Tournament - Williamsport Country Club

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 allowed. This tournament is a scramble.

10:30 a.m. check-in, 11 a.m. shotgun start

$110 per non-member, $70 per member.

Advance registration required, foursomes welcome but not required

6 to 8 p.m.

20th Reunion Reception - East Hall Coffee House

Reconnect with other members of the Class of 1999 over complimentary appetizers and drinks. A class reunion photo will be taken at 7:25 p.m.

Advance registration appreciated, walk-ins welcome

8:00 to 10:30 p.m.

All-Alumni Welcome Party with Faculty, Staff and Coaches - College Place

Start Alumni & Reunion Weekend off right! Gather on College Place to enjoy snacks, adult beverages, and the company of faculty, staff, coaches and friends.

$10 per person, walk-ins welcome

Advance registration preferred, walk-ins welcome. Rain location: East Hall Coffee House

10:30 p.m. to 2 a.m.

Pub Crawl with the Alumni Association Executive Board (AAEB) - Downtown Williamsport

The AAEB invites you to join in a Williamsport pub crawl for a not-to-be-missed evening on the town! Meet on College Place in front of Wertz Student Center to walk downtown with the group.

Advance registration preferred, walk-ins welcome.

Saturday, June 1

Time Event
9:30 a.m.

All-Alumni Rally and Breakfast - Lamade Gymnasium

All alumni and friends are encouraged to join us for a casual breakfast after which the alumni association executive board (AAEB) will present this year’s awards. President Kent Trachte will share a Lycoming College welcome and reunion awards will be revealed in a variety of categories including loyalty, participation, unity and GOLD (Graduate of the Last Decade) unity. 

Breakfast will be served at 9:30 a.m. with the program beginning at 10:15 a.m.

  • Brenda Bowser Soder ’98 - Angela R. Kyte Outstanding Alumni Award
  • Melissa (Britcher) Shaffmaster ’03 - Taunia Oechslin Young Alumni Award
  • Mary Welch - Dale V. Bower Service Award
  • Gwendolyn (Gehman) '71 and Raymond W. '68 Enstine - Dr. James E. Douthat Outstanding Achievement Award

 This event is complimentary

Advance registration preferred, walk-ins welcome

11:00 a.m.

Alumni Class: Windows of Williamsport, a Sculpture and Stained Glass Walking Tour with Dr. Amy Golahny - Gather in the Fine Arts Building Lobby

View neo-classical sculptures and stained glass by Lamb and Tiffany with Dr. Amy Golahny, professor of art history, as she leads a walking tour of art treasures in the nearby James V. Brown Library and Christ Episcopal Church.

Advance registration preferred, walk-ins welcome

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, as well as the Williamsport and Lycoming County communities.

Seating on a first-come, first-seated basis

12:00 to 2:00 p.m.

Food Truck Festival at Pennington - Penny’s Plaza (on the south side of Pennington Lounge)

Relax in the sun on Penny’s Plaza while enjoying a picnic lunch, beverages, lawn games and the company of friends. Food trucks accept cash only. An ATM is located on the 2nd floor of the Wertz Student Center near Registration.

1:30 p.m.

Alumni Game: "Hollywood Squares" - Jane Schultz Room, Wertz Student Center

The alumni association executive board (AAEB) invites you to take part in their rendition of "Hollywood Squares." Lycoming celebrities (beloved members of the faculty and staff) will answer questions as our contestants try for the tic-tac-toe win. Be a contestant, or cheer on fellow alumni as part of the studio audience. Snacks and laughs are provided.

Advance registration preferred, walk-ins welcome

2:00 to 4:00 p.m.

Alumni Class: Wine and Design - Fultz Quadrangle (Rain location: Pennington Lounge)

Spend the afternoon creating a painting of the landmark Long Hall building in a unique setting. Canvas, paint, materials and step-by-step instruction provided. BYOB. 

Please consider that there is paint involved when choosing your outfit for this event.

$35 per person

Advance registration required

3:00 p.m.

Campus Tour - Meet in Burchfield Lounge, Wertz Student Center

3:00 p.m.

Athletics Hall of Fame Ceremony -  Lamade Gymnasium

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

2018 Hall of Fame Class

Milvana Eichelberger '09 – Women’s Swimming
Nicole Garcia '99 - Women's Swimming
Josh Kleinfelter '11 - Football
Ricky Lannetti '03* - Football
Jason Mifsud '13 - Men's Tennis
Jennifer Miller '99 - Softball/Basketball
Steve Romano '13 - Men's Lacrosse

*Awarded posthumously

This event is complimentary

Advance registration preferred, walk-ins welcome

4:00 to 5:00 p.m.

Alumni Class: Wine and Chocolate Tasting - East Hall Coffee House

$10 per person

Advance registration preferred, walk-ins welcome

5:00 to 6:00 p.m.

Dedication of Class of 2017 Gift - Burchfield Lounge, Wertz Student Center

Join the Class of 2017 for a champagne toast in dedication of their class gift, and a ceremonial lighting of the gas fireplace insert in Burchfield Lounge.

Advance registration preferred, walk-ins welcome

6:00 to 10:30 p.m.

Bash on the Quad! - Fultz Quadrangle

Make plans to be at the signature Alumni & Reunion Weekend event! Enjoy the dinner and drinks, live band Gypsy Jazz, then turn your attention to DJ Tonez, Michael Tonart '12 who will spin tunes that will inspire you to be a star on the dance floor!

$25 per person

Advance registration required

Menu: Salad, Tuscan Chicken, Pork Roulade, Lemon Baked Cod, Lemon Gnocchi, Grilled Marinated Vegetables, White Cake with Strawberry Buttercream and Chocolate Decadence Cake

Sunday, June 2

Time Event
8:30 to 10:30 a.m.

Farewell Brunch - Jane Schultz Room, Wertz Student Center

$12 per person.

Advance registration required

All Alumni Weekend Events