Keene State College Alumni Reunion
Check out the great pictures from Reunion 2014 here!
We are already planning for Reunion 2015! Want an idea of what happens over Reunion Weekend? Check out the Reunion 2014 schedule below:
Schedule of Events
Friday 3:30–7 p.m. and Saturday 9 a.m.-4 p.m.
Check In & Registration
Pick up your registration packet, check out the boards to see who’s attending, get your room swipe card, and check for schedule updates. – Lloyd P. Young Student Center
Friday, June 6
Alumni Hike up Mount Monadnock Remember Mountain Day? Gather for a spirited romp up our beloved rock pile. Remember to take a KSC group picture at the summit! –Mount Monadnock State Park (park fee required)
Nissan of Keene KSC Golf Classic The KSC Athletic Department, in partnership with Nissan of Keene, invites alumni to participate in the annual KSC Golf Classic, benefiting KSC Athletic programs. (For additional information, please contact the Athletic Department at 603-358-2813.) –Brentwood Golf Course
Alumni Association Volunteer Recognition Reception by invitation -President’s House Garden
Welcome Back Social The Alumni Center is home base for alumni at KSC. Catch up one another, meet President Huot and Dr. Cepelak and enjoy hearty appetizers while relaxing inside or on the patio and listening to live music. Complimentary; Cash Bar. –Centennial Hall, Alumni Center
Meet Me Downtown Head downtown and join other alumni at Ben Fournier ’08’s Scores Sports Bar & Grille. Enjoy each other’s company, listen to music, relive your college days, and make new Keene State memories.– Scores Sports Bar & Grille, Main Street & Railroad Square
Saturday, June 7
Continental Breakfast Light breakfast treats, coffee, tea, and juice. Complimentary. – Lloyd P. Young Student Center
Class Photos Times approximate; look for handout at registration.–Lantern Room, Lloyd P. Young Student Center
Golden Circle Group Photo (Classes Prior To And Including 1964) Gather classmates and take a group photo to remember the weekend! Times for each class photo will be posted Saturday morning. -Lantern Room, Lloyd P. Young Student Center
Class Of 1964 50th Class Meeting –Madison Street Lounge, Lloyd P. Young Student Center
Golden Circle Society Meeting The Golden Circle Society all alumni who graduated 50 or more years ago. Dr. Anne Huot, President of KSC, and Dr. Joanne Cepelak will be sharing news of Keene State College. – Markem Lecture Hall, Putnam Science Center
Class Of 1959 55th Class Meeting –Room 102, Putnam Science Center
Reunion Anniversary Parade Of Classes This quintessential Keene State tradition includes all alumni especially those celebrating milestone anniversary years! The Class of 1964 leads the way as all classes take a stroll down Appian Way. –Gather between the Lloyd P. Young Student Center and the Putnam Science Center near the Class of 1957 clock tower
Alumni Association Annual Meeting & Awards Luncheon Please join Dr. Anne Huot, Dr. Joanne Cepelak, USNH Alumni Trustee Robert Baines ’68, and Alumni Association Board members as we celebrate our newest Golden Circle Society Medallion recipients, members of the Class of 1964. Recognition will be given to all anniversary classes and 2014 honorees will be announced for the Sprague Drennan, Alumni Achievement, Alumni Inspiration, and Outstanding Service Awards. Tables will be coordinated by class year. $20 per person. – Zorn Dining Commons
Get Nutty in the Noc Sizzlers will be available at the Night Owl Café. All those who graduated in the 2000s are invited to celebrate with 2004 and2009 milestone reunion classes. $10 per person; Cash Bar. – Night Owl Café, Lloyd P. Young Student Center
Ice Cream Social From its start at Centennial Reunion in 2009, the ice cream social has been one of our favorite activities. Enjoy Walpole Scoop Shop homemade ice cream, made and contributed by David Westover ’72. – Fiske Quad
Marsha Hunt A Documentary A rough cut of the documentary film about the life of actress and social activist Marsha Hunt will be showed. KSC's alumnus Roger Memos '79 is the director and co-producer of the film and will be attending the screening. – Drenan Auditorium, Parker Hall
Pre-50th Class Reunions Reception Open to alumni classes from 1965–1970. Dr. Anne Huot and Dr. Joanne Cepelak warmly welcome class members who will be celebrating their 50th reunion in the next few years. Complimentary; Cash Bar. – President’s house garden
Alumni Amusements & Affinities Take some time to hang out, play backyard lawn games, catch up, and make connections. We have something for everyone, all led by alumni!
* Interested in yoga? 60-minute Vinyasa Flow Class – Fiske Hall Great Room
* Looking to make a Career Connection? The Alumni Career Support Committee is making it happen! – Rhodes Hall Atrium
* Need to get away? Looking for adventure? Been somewhere exciting and want to share? Alumni who travel: bring your binders and photos and share your stories. – Fiske Quad
* Just need to unwind? No tests, no papers, no problem! We’ll have lawn games or bring your own. – Fiske Quad
Class Of 1964 50th Reunion Dinner After five decades it’s time to celebrate this special life milestone. Cocktail reception followed by a scrumptious buffet and lots of lively storytelling. $30 per person; Cash Bar. – Centennial Hall, Alumni Center
A Toast To Keene: Red & White Dinner Whether you wear red or white, we are sure to show you a good time This event and have included an around-the-world sampling of culinary delights that you are sure to go home raving about. $18 per person; Cash Bar. – Zorn Dining Commons
Oh, What A Night! A Fab Night Of Entertainment In The Young Student Center.
* Live Music From Version 6! Version 6, made up of KSC alumni, faculty, and staff, is a hip, upbeat, fun-loving cover band that plays a wide variety of dance tunes from the ’60s to today. Genres include classic rock, modern rock, alternative, country, pop, funk, soul, and R & B. $5 per person cover; cash bar.
* Movie Mania! Jumanji! By popular demand and to celebrate the cameos of hundreds of 1994-era alumni, we bring you the movie that made Keene famous! The Parish Shoes Mural, the Rhinos in the Square – it’s all there! Relive your role as you roll the dice and unleash the memories!
* Acoustic Alumni! Unplug and unwind with a quieter coffeehouse hangout setting. Chill out and chat, pull out the yearbooks and photo albums, and reminisce.
Sunday, June 8
President’s Brunch with Dr. Anne Huot and Dr. Joanne Cepelak A nice way to unwind after a busy weekend. Be our guest at this casual brunch buffet as you prepare to say your goodbyes to fellow Owls. Complimentary. – Zorn Dining Commons
Stay And Play In The Monadnock Region! As you plan your weekend, leave a bit of time before going away to enjoy the region. Hang out on Oya Hill or over by Brickyard Pond, kayak one of our pristine lakes, explore the miles and miles of bike paths, or enjoy the many museums, galleries, and shops downtown.
We saw a lot of smiling faces during the weekend and are pleased to share photos with you! Be sure to visit the Reunion 2013 Photo Gallery.