- Events & Reunion
- Reunion Weekend
The Alumni Office is excited to welcome you back to campus this June to celebrate
your Class Reunion! We cannot wait for you and your classmates to experience all the
wonderful enhancements and new spaces on campus.
FRIDAY, JUNE 2, 2017
Registration Booth, Connelly Hall
3:00 to 7:00 p.m.
If you are staying on campus, please check in at the Registration table located in
the lobby of Connelly Hall. There you will receive all the information you’ll need
for Reunion Weekend. Coffee, light snacks, and water will be available.
SATURDAY, JUNE 3, 2017
9:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. | Meet outside Connelly Hall
Current Rosemont students will lead the Campus Tour, which will include stops in the
residence halls, and newly renovated Cardinal Dining Hall and the new Raven’s Athletic
Complex, as well as information on Rosemont’s future Community Center. The tour is
also offered at 2:00 p.m.
Town Hall Meeting with President Hirsh
Alumni Association Annual Meeting & Awards Presentation
10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. | Rotwitt Theater, McShain Performing Arts Center
Join President Sharon Latchaw Hirsh, Ph.D. ’70 to learn more about Rosemont’s current
students, campus initiatives, and upcoming capital projects. Then, the Rosemont College
Alumni Association will hold its annual meeting which will include the presentation
of the 2017 Alumni Awards.
To submit a nomination for an Alumni Award, please visit www.rosemont.edu/alumniawards. To make a nomination for the Alumni Board of Directors, visit www.rosemont.edu/alumniboard. Nominations for both awards and directors must be submitted by May 1, 2017.
11:30 to 1:00 p.m. | Cardinal Hall Tickets: $25
Reconnect with your classmates over lunch with President Hirsh and members of the
Alumni Association Board of Directors. Seating will be designated by class year. Awards
will be presented to the Reunion classes with the largest class gift total and highest
Back to Class
1:15 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. | Gertrude Kistler Memorial Library and Immaculate Conception Chapel
Brush up on a favorite topic or learn something new during one of the “Back to Class”
lectures offered by current Rosemont faculty members. Please select one.
A Presentation on The History of the Windows of the Chapel of the Immaculate Conception,
Chapel of the Immaculate Conception
Dr. Mary Ann Macartney, English
“Fast and Loose”: Edith Wharton, the Unlikely Rebel, Kistler Library Info Commons
Dr. Timothy Ringold, History
A Presentation on American History, Kistler Library
2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. | Meet outside Connelly Hall
Members of the Facilities Department will led the Campus Tour, which will include
stops in the residence halls, and newly renovated Cardinal Dining Hall and the new
Raven’s Athletic Complex, as well as information on Rosemont’s future Community Center.
Art Hour with President Hirsh
3:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. | Gertrude Kistler Memorial Library
All are invited to attend a lecture by President Hirsh, an internationally recognized
scholar of 19th century art in Western Europe.
Alumnae Artists Exhibit Opening
4:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. | Lawrence Gallery
Join Patricia Nugent, Associate Professor of Studio Art and Director of Lawrence Gallery,
for the opening of our annual Alumnae Artists exhibit, which will feature works from
members of this year’s Reunion classes. Wine and cheese will be served.
Gala on the Green
6:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. | Connelly Green | Tickets: $35
Classes of 1972, 1977, 1982, 1987, 1992, 1997, 2002, 2007 & all SGPS alumni
Don’t miss cocktails, a dinner buffet, and the always popular DJ and dancing under
the tent at Gala on the Green! Class photos will be taken between 6:00 and 6:30 p.m.
A cash bar will be available.
Rose & Gray Dinner
6:30 to 9:30 p.m. | Main Building | Tickets: $55
Classes of 1942, 1947, 1952, 1957, 1962 & 1967
Enjoy cocktails on the porch followed by an elegant dinner in Main Building with President
Hirsh. Alumnae of the class of 1967 are complimentary guests of the College in honor
of their 50th Reunion. Class photos will be taken between 6:30 and 7:00 p.m.
Sunday, June 4, 2017
10:00 a.m. | Immaculate Conception Chapel
Please join us for a special liturgy in memory of deceased Reunion classmates.
10:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. | Main Building | Tickets: $20
Catch up one last time over brunch – the perfect end to a fabulous Reunion Weekend!