May 29, 2013
Enjoy Summer in Portland
If you’ve been thinking about coming to your reunion but haven’t signed up yet, there’s still time. Don’t miss the chance to catch up with old friends and to enjoy the most beautiful time of year in Portland. To register—and to view the list of hundreds of alumni who have already signed up—Learn more on the Alumni and Parent Programs site.
Reconnect with classmates from these graduation years: 1953, 1963, 1973, 1983, 1988, 1993, 2003, and 2008. If you graduated the year before or after these milestones, you’re invited to join in the class events as well.
All-Class Northwest Salmon Bake and BBQ and President’s Welcome
The weekend’s cornerstone event features live music and fresh-caught salmon prepared over an open fire pit by members of the Warm Springs tribe.
Overseas and Off-Campus Program Reunions
Relive your adventures with trip mates and program leaders. More than 15 reunions are planned from years around the milestone reunions being celebrated. See the complete list at the website below.
College Outdoors Reunion
College Outdoors Director Joe Yuska and former director Kelly Smith invite you to a full slate of events, which include hikes, a lecture, a dinner, and a reception to remind you of the great adventures you had through College Outdoors.
Albany Society Bash and Big Band Dance
All alumni are invited to an event honoring of the 60th reunion of the class of 1953. The event features the induction of the class of 1963 to the Albany Society, followed by a big band dance.
Attend sessions led by current and emeriti professors, including John Bates, Stephen Beckham, Stewart Buettner, Rebecca Copenhaver, Dinah Dodds, Kathy FitzGibbon, Stuart Kaplan, Cyrus Partovi, Richard Peck, Paul Powers, Nas Rassekh, Nick Smith, and Jean Ward. Campus tours, sessions by college administrators, and performances are also planned.
Do you like to sing? You are invited to join the Alumni Choir at Reunion Weekend! Rehearsals are scheduled on Friday afternoon and Saturday morning for Saturday performances at the Northwest Salmon Bake and BBQ and Alumni College.
Activities for the Whole Family
Your entire family is welcome at Reunion Weekend. You’ll find events for all ages, including the Pio Carnival, a Tryon Creek hike, a fun run/walk, and more.