Reunions

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A Weekend to Remember With Friends You'll Never Forget

Spring Reunion 2017: June 2, 3 & 4

It was the best of times. It was the first of times. And it’ll be just as much fun decades later. Come home to UNH to see old friends and make new memories. Enjoy a weekend packed with events, visit your favorite places on campus and discover what’s new at New Hampshire’s flagship research university. In 2017, celebrate your reunion AND the university’s 150th anniversary!

 

Email us at: reunion.weekend@unh.edu with any questions or comments and let us know if you are interested in helping to plan your reunion.


  Reunion Information

photo of alumni at unh spring reunion

 Questions, comments, suggestions? Email us at: reunion.weekend@unh.edu.

  Event Schedule

Friday, June 2

10 am – 5 pm

Registration for all classes

Hetzel Board Room, Elliott Alumni Center

 

10 am – 5 pm

UNH Memorabilia Display, Classes of 1967 & 1962

True Lounge, Elliott Alumni Center

 

11 am – 12 noon

Tour: Memorial Union Building (MUB)

 

12 noon – 2 pm

Lunch at HoCo, Holloway Commons Dining Hall, MUB ($9 per person) or head to downtown Durham for a bite. 

 

12 noon – 5 pm

Residence Hall check in:

Classes of 1957, 1962, 1967 & 1977, Mills Residence Hall

Class of 1992, Fairchild Residence Hall

 

2 – 3:30 pm

Campus bus tour: Transformed for the 21st Century

Start at New Hampshire Hall

Learn how the UNH campus has evolved over the past 150 years from those who know it best: Doug Bencks, UNH Campus Architect and Planner and David Clark, UNH Space Utilization Specialist. 

 

Walking Tours:

Wildcat Stadium and Field House

 

Dimond Library, UNH Archives and new C150 mural by UNH art students: Land, Sea and Space

 

5 - 6 pm

All Call Welcome Reception & Lobster Bake: Classes of 1957, 1962, 1967, 1977 & 1992

Scott Hall Lawn

Reception from 5-6pm, dinner from 6pm on.  Cash bar. 

An authentic Down East lobster & clambake served by Foster’s Clambake, York Harbor, Maine, owned and operated by Kevin Tacy ‘74.  Show your Wildcat spirit by wearing those BLUE-tiful UNH colors! 

 

8 pm   

Fireworks from Wildcat Stadium compliments of the Special Olympics


Saturday, June 3

8 – 9 am

Historical Perspectives: From the Plow to the Stars: 150 Years of UNH History

Presented by Doug Wheeler, Professor of History Emeritus, UNH

Continental breakfast served compliments of Liberty Mutual.

1925 Room, Elliott Alumni Center

 

8 am – 5 pm

Registration for all classes

Hetzel Board Room, Elliott Alumni Center

 

9 – 10:30

Take in the view from the Thompson Hall Clock Tower

Every 15 minutes between 9:00-10:15, 10 people per trip. 

 

10 – 11 am

Class Memorial Services

Class of 1957, Hubbard Reading Room, Dimond Library

Class of 1967, Murkland Auditorium

Class of 1977, Addison Reading Room, Dimond Library

(Classes of 1962 & 1992, Commemorations to take place at class dinners.)

 

10 am – 5 pm

Residence Hall check in:

Classes of 1957, 1962, 1967 & 1977, Mills Residence Hall

Class of 1992, Fairchild Residence Hall

 

11:15 am

Class March to the Golden Wildcat Luncheon, gather in Murkland Courtyard


11:30 am – 1:30 pm

Golden Wildcat Luncheon, all classes are invited to attend

Hamel Recreation Center

 

2 – 3:30 pm

Campus bus tour: Transformed for the 21st Century

Learn how the UNH campus has evolved over the past 150 years from those who know it best: Doug Bencks, UNH Campus Architect and Planner and David Clark, UNH Space Utilization Specialist. 

 

Walking Tours:

Wildcat Stadium and Field House

 

Kingsbury Hall, College of Engineering and Physical Sciences

 

Peter T. Paul College of Business and Economics

 

2 - 4 pm

Calling all Greeks: UNH Fraternity and Sorority Gathering

Reconnect and reminisce with your Greek brothers and sisters.  Light refreshments served.

Dimond Library

 

4 – 5:30 pm

California Wines Course

Open to the classes of 1957, 1962, 1967 & 1977 (limited to the first 80 RSVPs).  Includes samples of Peter Paul Wines and a Paul College logo wine glass. 

Hilton Classroom, Paul College

 

1992 Best in Brew

Beer tasting with Chris Webb ’92, Newburyport Brewing Co. Co-founder.  Open to the members of the Class of 1992.

Scott Hall Lawn

 

5 pm

1957 and 1962 class dinners, class gift presentations and group photos.

Class of 1957 60th, 1925 Room, Elliott Alumni Center

45 minute reception followed by dinner and musical entertainment.  

 

Class of 1962 55th, Victory Club, Wildcat Stadium

45 minute reception followed by dinner: subs, beer and wine, casual dress.

 

6 pm

1967, 1977 & 1992 class dinners, class gift presentations and group photos.

Class of 1967 50th, Stillings Dining Hall

One hour reception followed by dinner and musical entertainment.  

 

Class of 1977 40th, Huddleston Ballroom, Huddleston Hall

One hour reception followed by dinner and musical entertainment. 

 

Class of 1992 25th, Hamel Recreation Center

One hour reception followed by dinner, then live music at Libby’s Bar & Grill (formerly: Nick’s Paradise Lounge) starting around 9 pm.

Sunday, June 4

Class farewell breakfast gatherings:

Class of 1957, 1925 Room, EAC, 8 – 10 am

Class of 1962, Breakfast on your own or at the Affinity Group Gatherings

Class of 1967, Jessie Doe Residence Hall, 8 – 10 am

Class of 1977, Breakfast on your own or at the Affinity Group Gatherings

Class of 1992, Fairchild Residence Hall, 8-9:30 am

 

9 – 11 am

Affiliated Group Gatherings—continental breakfast served at each venue:

Former UNH Athletes,

Come meet some of the coaches and students of UNH Athletics today! 

Watkins Center, Fieldhouse

 

Army & Air Force ROTC,

Welcome remarks by Brigadier General John Dailey ’62.

Memorial Union Building

           

UNH Outdoors

Join other Outing Club and Outdoor Ed alumni to hear how these programs have evolved and what they offer today. 

Memorial Union Building

           

Freshman Camp

Reunite, reminisce and cheer with other Freshman Camp Counselor Alumni. 

Peace, Love and Wagon Wheels!

Memorial Union Building

Class of 1957 - 60th Reunion


1957 Reunion Planning Committee

Fritz Armstrong, Anne Deware, Nancy Glowacki, Cous and Meg Goyette, Jim and Carly Hellen, Jonsey and Sully Jones, Jay and Dot Marden, Eggie and Rasma Veverbrandts, Judy and Frank Virnelli, Jim and Dot Yakovakis and Bill and Ruth Zimmerman

1957 Class Gift

If you would like to make a gift to the Class of 1957 Endowed Scholarship Fund, or any other area of the university in honor of your 60th reunion, please visit our giving site at http://www.unh.edu/give/.

Class of 1962 - 55th Reunion


1962 Reunion Planning Committee

Carol Wetherbee Bense , Bill Doran, Judy Dawkins Kennedy, Ken McKinnon, Carol Flood Richardson, Ginny Theo Steelman and Louise Roussell Zerba

1962 Class Gift

If you would like to make a gift to the Class of 1962 Student Enrichment Fund, or any other area of the university in honor of your 55th reunion, please visit our giving site at http://www.unh.edu/give/.

 

Class of 1967 - 50th Reunion

1967 Reunion Planning Committee

Diane Benoit Deering, Lynne Perkins Sweet, Peg Vreeland Aaronian, Suzy Witcomb Clancy, Janet Dearborn Forrest, Fred Emanuel, Bob Evarts, Dick Knight, Mary Jo McCormack Chadwick, Dave Nesbitt, Jan Brown Ritch, John Shipman, Jim Tebbetts, Earle Wason and Bobbie Wiese

1967 Class Gift

If you would like to make a gift to the Class of 1967 Internship Scholarship Fund, or any other area of the university in honor of your 50th reunion, please visit our giving site at http://www.unh.edu/give/.

1967 Golden Granite

Complete and submit your Golden Granite questionnaire!

  • If you would like to submit your questionnaire by snail mail send the completed form with your photo to: Emily George, Elliott Alumni Center, 9 Edgewood Road, Durham, NH 03824. Call (603) 862-1461 if you have questions.
  • If you are submitting info via email: reunion.weekend@unh.edu
  • NOTE: By submitting a photo you are giving us permission to publish it in the Golden Granite. Please be sure to identify names and dates. Photos will be returned upon request.
  • Please return your Golden Granite form no later than April 3, 2017.
  • If you are unable to attend your 50th reunion please send a check for $15 to order a copy of the Golden Granite. Checks should be made payable to: University of New Hampshire and sent to the address in the first bullet point above.

 

Class of 1977 - 40th Reunion

Celebrating the first annual spring 40-year reunion at UNH!

1977 Reunion Planning Committee

Jude Blake, Phil Boole and Peter Young

1977 Class Gift

If you would like to make a gift of any amount to any area of the university in honor of your 40th reunion please visit our giving site at http://www.unh.edu/give/.

 

Class of 1992 - 25th Reunion

Celebrating the first annual spring 25-year reunion at UNH!

1992 Reunion Planning Committee

Kristin Wallace Carpenter, Molly Matthews Conner, Andrew Corrow, Alexander DeNadai, Peter Fleming, Kelly Joyce Gray, Peg McKenna Kirkpatrick, Susan Carlson Martinen and Matt Saunders

1992 Class Gift

If you would like to make a gift of any amount to any area of the university in honor of your 25th reunion please visit our giving site at http://www.unh.edu/give/.

  Affinity Group Reunions

Affinity Group Reunions are Wildcat gatherings that help you reconnect with classmates that have a shared UNH experience in a student group, recreation club, athletic team, major or other campus activity.

Groups who have already connected through affinity group reunions:

  • Greek organizations
  • Athletics teams
  • UNH School of Law
  • UNH Outing Club
  • Freshman Camp
  • Marching Band
  • New Hampshire Notables
  • Nursing, College of Health Sciences

Contact us now for more information on how to organize your affinity group reunion! reunion.weekend@unh.edu.

  Future Reunion Weekends

Because it’s never too early to start planning your reunion! Contact us in the UNH Reunion office to get involved: reunion.weekend@unh.edu.

2018 Reunions, June 1-3

2019 Reunions, June 7-9

2020 Reunions, June 5-7

  UNH Reunion Team

Corena Dungey Garnas
Associate Director of Engagement, Reunions
(603) 862-4875
corena.dungey@unh.edu

Emily George
Senior Program Assistant
(603) 862-1461
emily.george@unh.edu

Katie Oslin
Senior Associate Director of Reunion Giving
(603) 862-4495
katie.oslin@unh.edu


Reunion email address
reunion.weekend@unh.edu

Mailing address:
University of New Hampshire
Elliott Alumni Center
9 Edgewood Road
Durham, NH 03824-1987