60th Reunion Daily Schedule

Thursday – May 30, 2019

6:30 p.m.
Gathering Reception and Dinner for the Class of 1959
A special event arranged by the Class of 1959 as a time to greet classmates, spouses, and friends prior to the beginning of their 60th reunion. Reception at 6:30 p.m. followed by a buffet dinner at 7:15 p.m. Please note: The cost of this event is not included in your 2019 Reunion registration fee, and reservations are required. Cost for combined dinner/tax/tip is $50 per person. A cash bar will be available. To make reservations for this dinner, please send a check for $50 per person made out to Peter Halliday before May 24, 2019, to:

Peter Halliday
Alumni & Family Engagement
Denison University
100 West College Street
Granville, OH 43023

Friday – May 31, 2019

8 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Express Check-In Center Open
For those alumni and guests who already registered for the weekend, make the Reunion Check-In Center your first stop when arriving on campus. Pick up your weekend registration packet which will include your name badge, meal and event tickets, room key (if staying on campus), an updated weekend schedule, messages, and more.

8 a.m. – 8 p.m.
On-Site Registration Center open
For those alumni and guests needing to register for the weekend, stop here to select meals and events you plan to attend.

8 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Hospitality Center open
Relax and catch up with old friends and new; meet members of this year’s Student Crew and learn why it’s still a great time to be a student at Denison. Refreshments, a message board, and class sign-in sheets will be on display.

10 a.m.
Memorial Gathering
The Class of 1959 will honor deceased classmates.

Lunch with the Class of 1969
Lunch, Enjoy lunch and conversation with your classmates, a few Denison students, and members of the Class of 1969.

1:30 p.m. – 3 p.m.
Class of 1959 Conversation: Reconnecting
A chance to share our lives and experiences since our time on the hill.

2 p.m. – 4 p.m.
Campus Van Tours
Departing from the Burton D. Morgan Center Plaza approximately every 30 minutes.

3:30 p.m.
Alumni College Classes

5 p.m.
President’s Reception for Leadership Donors and Reunion Volunteers (by invitation)

6:30 p.m.
Post-50th Classes Dinner

Saturday – June 1, 2019

7 – 9 a.m.

7 a.m. – 11 p.m.
Photo Booth open
Gather your friends for a special Reunion photo opportunity!

8 a.m.
5K Fun-Run Walk

8 a.m.
Bird Walk at the Biological Reserve, guided tour starting from the Bio Reserve parking lot (weather permitting). Shuttles available and will be leaving from the Burton D. Morgan Center Atrium Plaza.

9:30 a.m.
State of the College Address with President Adam Weinberg, Herrick Hall Auditorium
President Weinberg gives an engaging update on Denison’s recent successes and very bright future, followed by a Q & A period. You won’t want to miss this marquee Reunion event.

10:30 a.m.
Bagels and Coffee, Swasey Chapel Lawn, Rain Site: Burton D. Morgan Atrium

11 a.m.
Alumni Convocation, Swasey Chapel
A time-honored reunion tradition, where we celebrate citation recipients and reunion gifts, with special class awards. Click or tap here for a list of current and past Alumni Citation recipients.

Parade of Classes, from Swasey Chapel to the Reese~Shackelford Common

All-Class Lunch, Reese~Shackelford Common (Rain Site: Mitchell Center Fieldhouse)

12:30 p.m
Class Photos

2 – 4 p.m.
Fraternity and Sorority Open Houses: At house or lodge space, except as noted.

2:00 p.m.
Alumni College Classes

3 – 5 p.m.
Denison Pride gathering for LGBTQ Alumni, Friends, Students, and Allies, Burton D. Morgan Center, Faculty Common Room
Remarks and discussion starting at 3:15 p.m.

6 p.m.
Class Dinner

8 p.m. – 11 p.m.
Desserts & Dancing, Reese~Shackelford Common Tent
All alumni, faculty, staff, family and friends are invited to enjoy wonderful desserts, and dancing to live music. (Bar closes at 11 p.m.)

Sunday – June 2, 2019

6:30 a.m. – noon
Reunion Check-Out Center open, Burton D. Morgan Center, Room 218
Return your room key (if you stayed on campus), check for messages, and let us know if you lost or misplaced any items so that we can see that they are returned if found.

6:30 a.m. – noon
All room keys must be returned to the Check-Out Center before noon.

7 a.m. – 11 a.m.
Photo Booth open
Gather your friends for a special Reunion photo opportunity!

7:30 – 11 a.m.
Breakfast, Slayter Hall first floor

All room keys must be returned to the Check-Out Center before noon.