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Reunion

Class of 1988

Keene State College All Alumni Reunion

Clear the calendar! Come back to campus for the All Alumni Reunion will be June 10th, 11th, and 12th!
Stroll again down Appian Way or across the Quad, connect with old friends and visit old haunts. Spend a night in historic Fiske Hall or award-winning, LEED-Silver-certified Pondside III. And remember, this is a milestone year if your class year ends in a 1 or a 6.

Schedule of Events

Friday, June 10

4 - 7 p.m. - Reunion Check In

L.P. Young Student Center
Pick up your information packet, check out the boards to see who’s attending, get your room swipe card, and check for schedule updates.

6 - 9:30 p.m. - Alumni Celebration

Alumni Center
A new take on the popular Welcome Back Social! Along with connecting with fellow Owls, we will be celebrating those who graduated from Keene State College, Keene Teachers College, and Keene Normal School! The First-Person Project photographs from the Spring KSToday issue will be displayed, the 2016 Alumni Award recipients will be there, and so much more. It’s a great way to kick off reunion weekend! Complimentary

Saturday, June 11

8:30 a.m. - 4 p.m. - Reunion Check In

L.P. Young Student Center
Pick up your information packet, check out the boards to see who’s attending, get your room swipe card, and check for schedule updates.

8:30 a.m. - Continental Breakfast

L.P. Young Student Center
Settle into the weekend with a breakfast treat with your KSC friends! Light breakfast treats, coffee, tea, and juice. Complimentary

Morning - Class and Affinity Gatherings

Various times and locations to be Determined

Class Gatherings, TBD

Meet up with classmates, get caught up on their careers, news, families. This is a great time to talk about classmates connections with KSC. If your class would like a meeting space, please contact Bethany Morin at (bmorin@keene.edu){mailto:bmorin@keene.edu] or call her at 603-358-2424.

Class Secretaries
Alpha Sigma Phi Alumni Meeting

If your organization is reconnecting at Reunion and would like a meeting space, please contact Bethany Morin at (bmorin@keene.edu)[mailto:bmorin@keene.edu] or call her at 603-358-2424.

10 a.m. - Campus Tour

Meet outside the L.P. Young Student Center
How much of campus has changed, and how much as stayed the same? Lead by students and alumni, a campus tour will show the buildings and grounds of Keene State College.

Noon - Parade of Classes

Gather between Rhodes Hall, Fiske Quad, and Mason Library
This fun and proud procession of classes includes hundreds of alumni. Those celebrating milestone anniversary years and others take part in this quintessential Keene State tradition. The short stroll down Appian Way – with the Class of 1966 leading the way. A great photo op for sure! Class year signs will be handed out at 11:50.

12:30 - 2 p.m. - All Alumni Lunch

Zorn Dining Commons
We are offering a lively event that will be fun, casual and celebratory. We’ll clap in the Class of ‘66 as they receive their Medallions and cheer on all classes ending in 1’s and 6’s. We will have a special acknowledgment of the Golden Circle’s 150th luncheon! Prices to be determined

2 p.m. - Ice Cream Social

Fiske Quad (Under the Tent!)
From its start at Centennial Reunion in 2009, the ice cream social has been one of our favorite activities. Complimentary

2:30 p.m. - Class Photos

Huntress Hall Steps, Fiske Quad While enjoying ice cream on the beautiful Fiske Quad, keep an ear out for you class! Class photos will be taken on the steps of Huntress Hall. A schedule of photos times will be posted.

3 p.m. - Campus Tour

Meet outside the L.P. Young Student Center
How much of campus has changed, and how much as stayed the same? Lead by students and alumni, a campus tour will show the buildings and grounds of Keene State College.

5 p.m. Sizzler Saturday

Night Owl Café, L.P. Young Student Center
Miss Sizzlers? Come back and enjoy your favorite meal while at Keene State College. We’ll have all the fan favorite choices and more! Everyone is invited to celebrate with 2006 & 2011’s milestone reunions. $10 per person; Cash Bar

Class of 1966 50th Reunion Dinner

Centennial Hall, Alumni Center
Where, oh where, did the time go? After five decades it’s time to celebrate this special life milestone. Cocktail reception followed by a scrumptious buffet and lots of lively storytelling. Price to be determined; Cash Bar

Class of 1961 55th Reunion Dinner

Mountain View Room, L.P. Young Student Center
Reminisce, reconnect and spend time with classmates throughout the evening. Price to be Determined; Cash bar

A Night in with the Night Owls

Night Owl Café, L.P. Young Student Center
The more things change, the more things stay the same. Whether you were here in 1986 or in 2006, there were always special memories made hanging out all together on campus. Renew those memories and make some new ones. $5 per person; Cash Bar

Sunday, June 12

8:30 - 10 a.m. - Brunch

Zorn Dining Commons
A nice way to unwind after a bust weekend. Be our guest at this casual buffet as you prepare to say goodbye to your fellow Owls. Complimentary

Additional Details about Reunion

Reunion Registration

A non-refundable $5 processing fee will be included in all registrations. Requests for refunds must be received by May 29th, and no refunds will be given after May 29.

Special Assistance

Guests requiring special assistance should contact the Alumni Office at 603-358-2369 at least three weeks in advance of Reunion Weekend. Most event locations are partially or fully accessible.

Lodging

Residence Halls

On-campus housing is available Saturday night and has been arranged for Reunion weekend through the Alumni Office in conjunction with Residential Life. Should you decide to stay on campus, room rate fees will be incorporated into your overall Reunion registration process. Two residence halls have been reserved for alumni: historic Fiske Hall and award-winning, LEED-Silver-certified, air-conditioned, Pondside III. Fiske Hall is not air-conditioned and has shared baths on each floor. Pondside III (PIII) is designed with suite-style living. Suites contain a communal sitting area, kitchen (microwave but no stove or refrigerator), and shared bathroom.

Local Hotels

Several hotels and bed and breakfasts are conveniently located within a mile of campus; contact them directly to reserve rooms. A list of full local hotels and bed and breakfasts, and Inns can be found here.


Contact the Alumni Office

Alumni & Constituent Engagement
Barry Alumni House
229 Main Street
Keene, New Hampshire 03435-2701
603-358-2369
800-572-1909

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Upcoming Events

June 10, 2016 (Friday)
All Alumni Reunion 2016
Keene State College, 229 Main Street, Keene, NH 03431, United States