Class of 1959 Reunion
Alumni Weekend: June 20-24, 2019
Welcome, Class of 1959!
It’s time to come back to Palatine Hill for our 60th reunion!
Check out our photos from Alumni Weekend 2018 when our friends from the class of 1958 celebrated their 60th Reunion!
ALUMNI WEEKEND SCHEDULE
The full schedule of events is posted here. Please read through the schedule before registering.
ONLINE REGISTRATION FOR ALUMNI WEEKEND 2019 HAS CLOSED. SEE US AT STEWART HALL TO CHECK-IN AND ADD EVENTS.
PLANNING TO ATTEND:
The following members of the class of 1959 have registered for Alumni Weekend 2019. The list will be updated weekly.
Dorothy Wymore Bryant
Jan Earnshaw Leng
Susan Fiscus Sack
ALUMNI WEEKEND SCHEDULE
Alumni Weekend begins on Thursday, June 20 and ends on Sunday, June 23. There will be events for your class on Thursday, Friday and Saturday of the weekend. The Golden Pioneers brunch will be on Saturday morning. The Golden Medallion Luncheon, which is held in your honor and to induct the class of 1969 into the Albany Society, is on Friday. The Northwest Salmon Bake and Barbecue, is on Saturday. We want to especially draw your attention to the following events:
Opening Social - Kick off the celebration with some delicious appetizers, drinks, and merriment!
Golden Medallion Luncheon - Help welcome the Class of 1969 to the Albany Society! The classes of 1954, 1959 and 1964 will also be honored.
Pioneer College - Albany to Fir Acres: The “Cinderella College” Arrives
Professor Emerita Jean Ward explores how courage, patience, and vision, three
virtues prized by L&C President Morgan S. Odell, helped shape the college in its early years. This presentation will take place immediately following the Golden Medallion Luncheon.
Greek Life Reunion - All fraternities and sororities are invited!
Golden Pioneers Brunch - The classes of 1954, 1959 and 1964 will have their own champagne brunch to catch up and celebrate their reunions.
Communication/Rhetoric and Media Studies Reunion - Including alumni storytelling and a reception with appetizers, beer, wine and non-alcoholic beverages.
All Class Northwest Salmon Bake & BBQ - Come together with the whole Lewis & Clark community to enjoy salmon caught and prepared by the Charley Family. The Russell Charley family, members of the Warm Springs Tribe, will prepare salmon on wood cooking sticks over an open fire pit.
Thursday, Friday, and Saturday
Alumni Choir - Gathering the choir has become a tradition, much loved by weekend guests. All who feel an affinity to L&C music programs are welcome!
Visit the Alumni Weekend schedule for details and more events. Please read through the schedule before registering.
ALUMNI WEEKEND ACCOMMODATIONS AND FAMILY PROGRAMS
Visit our housing, FAQ, and family pages to find information on on- and off-campus housing, information on how to get to campus from the airport and train stations, and what activities we will be offering for families and kids.
WHERE CAN I FIND CLASSMATES?
Start with the Alumni Directory to connect and reconnect with classmates. Or, let your staff reunion coordinator know you’d like a list so you can contact friends to encourage them to attend the reunion.
WE NEED YOUR HELP!
Lewis & Clark attempts to remain in contact with all alumni but unfortunately we have lost contact with some individuals. We rely on the lifelong friendships made at L&C to help us find alumni who have moved or changed names over the years, causing us to lose contact with them. Follow this link to see who from your class is missing. We would love contact information on these alumni.
HOW CAN I CONTRIBUTE TO MY 60th REUNION GIFT?
The Annual Fund Class Gift is a way for you and your classmates to give thanks for your L&C education - and help current students experience L&C like you did. Contributions of all sizes are welcome and appreciated. If you would like to join the Philanthropy Council or have any questions about giving to Lewis & Clark, please contact Julie Newsome, firstname.lastname@example.org or 503-768-7963.
STAFF REUNION COORDINATOR
Emily Decker ’85, Interim Director, Alumni, Parent and Student Engagement, 503.768.7838, email@example.com.
Find the Alumni Weekend website here.