+ 50th Reunion Schedule and Events – Hobart and William Smith Colleges \

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Reunion

Celebrating the Classes of 1970, 1971 & 1972
Tuesday, June 7 – Friday, June 10, 2022

 

Tentative Schedule of Events

 

Tuesday, June 7 – Friday, June 10

7 a.m. – 7 p.m. Robert A. Bristol ’31 Field House Open
Caird Center for Sports and Recreation

Note: Indoor track for walkers and runners, and a weight room with Cybex and Life Fitness machines available. Squash and tennis courts are available.

7 a.m. – 9 a.m. Swimming Pool Open (tentative)
Bristol Gym

8 a.m. – 8 Reunion Registration Center Open
Scandling Center, Café

Light refreshments

8 a.m. – 10 p.m. 50th Reunion Classes Headquarters
The Common Room, Scandling Campus Center

8 a.m. – 10 p.m. 50th Reunion Classes Memorabilia Display
The Common Room, Scandling Campus Center

9 a.m. – 5 p.m. Barnes and Noble Campus Store Open

9 a.m. – 5 p.m. Fun on the Quad – Frisbees, Softball, etc.

 

Tuesday, June 7

9:30 – 11:30 a.m. Guided Campus Walking Tour
Tours will leave from The Common Room, Scandling Campus Center

9:30 – 11:30 a.m. Excursion on Seneca Lake (1) aboard The William Scandling Research Vessel
Shuttle leaves from Scandling Campus Center (space is limited)

12 – 1:00 p.m. Light Lunch
Scandling Dining Hall

1:30 – 3:30 p.m. Guided Campus Tour
Tours leave from in front of Scandling Campus Center

1:30 – 3:30 p.m. Guided Tour of Geneva w/Historic Geneva

1:30 – 3:30 p.m. Seneca Falls Tour: Women’s Rights National Historic Park and National Women’s Hall of Fame
Tours leave from in front of Scandling Campus Center

2 – 3:00 p.m. Discussion with current students

2 – 4:00 p.m. Excursion on Seneca Lake (2) aboard The William Scandling Research Vessel
Shuttle leaves Scandling Campus Center (space is limited)

3:15 – 4:15 p.m. Trias Writer in Residence Scholar Discussion

Endowed by Peter Trias ’70, The Peter Trias Residency at Hobart and William Smith Colleges is designed to give distinguished poets and fiction writers time to write. Residents are active, working artists whose presence contributes to intellectual environment of the Colleges and the town of Geneva.

2 – 4:30 p.m. Climb St. Mark’s Tower

5 – 6 p.m. Classes of 1971 Memorial Service
Chapel

7 – 9 p.m. 50th Reunion Informal Welcome Reception
Houghton House

9:15 – 10:30 p.m. Perkins Observatory Open
Kings Lane, Houghton House Campus

Note: Not handicap accessible

9:15 – until… After Dinner Get Together – BYOB
The Common Room, Scandling Campus Center

 

Wednesday, June 8

8 – 10 a.m. Continental Breakfast
The Common Room, Scandling Campus Center

9 – 10:30 a.m. Turbulence and Transformation – The Evolution of Western Civ: 1966-1972
Geneva Room

9 – 10:30 a.m. Guided Campus Walking Tours
Leave from the Common Room, Scandling Campus Center

9 – 10:30 a.m. Guided Tour of Geneva
Shuttle leaves from in front of The Common Room, Scandling Campus Center

9 – 10:30 a.m. Seneca Falls Tour: Women’s Rights National Museum and National Women’s Hall of Fame
Tours leave from in front of Scandling Campus Center

11:00 – 11:45 p.m. Orientation Memories: Recalling College Orientation Classes
Tent on the Quad

11a.m. – 2 p.m. Reunion Open Houses

  • WEOS & WHWS – Scandling Center
  • Fraternities and Residence Halls

12:00 – 1:30 p.m. Lunch Buffet and State of Athletics Update
Tent on the Quad

2:00 – 3:30 p.m. The State of Higher Education
Geneva Room

3:45 – 5:00 p.m. A Taste of the Finger Lakes with John Pulos ’70
Comstock Hall, Living Room (space is limited to 30)

3:45 – 4:15 p.m. Dedication of the Oaks Plaque honoring Dutch Venuti & The Oaks
At the site of the Oaks

4:30 – 5:30 p.m. Close Encounters of the 50th Kind
Tent on the Quad

6-8 p.m. 50th Reunion Classes Dinner and State of the Colleges with President Joyce P. Jacobsen
Vandervort Room, 2nd Floor Scandling Campus Center

8:30 p.m. – until… Open Mic Night
Bartlett Theatre, Coxe Hall

 

Thursday, June 9

8 – 10 a.m. Continental Breakfast
The Common Room, Scandling Campus Center

9: 45 – 10 a.m. 1972 Class Photo
Coxe Hall Steps

10 – 10:15 a.m. 1971 Class Photo
Coxe Hall Steps

10:15 – 10:30 a.m. 1970 Class Photo
Coxe Hall Steps

10:15 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Classes of 1972 Time Capsule Reveal and Memorial Service
Blackwell Room

10:15 a.m. – 12: 15 p.m. Excursion on Seneca Lake (3) aboard The William Scandling Research Vessel
Shuttle leaves Scandling Campus Center. Space is limited

10:15 a.m. – 12: 15 p.m. Guided Campus Walking Tours
Leave from The Common Room, Scandling Campus Center.

10:15 a.m. – 12: 15 p.m. Guided Tour of Geneva
Shuttle leaves from in front of The Common Room, Scandling Campus Center

12:30 – 2:00 p.m. Lunch
Tent on Quad

2:30 – 4 p.m. 50th Reunion Classes Video Presentation
Albright Auditorium

4:15 – 5:15 p.m. WEOS Show Remembrance
WHWS, Scandling Center

4:30 – 5:30 p.m. 1970 Memorial Service
Chapel

5:40 – 6:15 p.m. Parade of Classes

6:15 – 8:45 p.m. Dinner – Food Truck Rodeo
Scandling Café Patio

9:00 p.m. – 12 a.m. Reunion Quad Party with Room Service
Tent on the Quad

 

Friday, June 10

8:30 – 11 a.m. Departure Farewell Brunch
Scandling Patio, Scandling Campus Center


CONTACT

Office of Advancement
Alumni and Alumnae Relations
20 Seneca Street
Geneva, NY 14456
(315) 781-3700
alumrelations@hws.edu