Reunions

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A Weekend to Remember With Friends You'll Never Forget

Reunion Weekend 2018: June 1, 2 & 3

Celebrating with the classes of 1958, 1963, 1968, 1978, 1982-83-84, 1993 & 2008!

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.



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  Reunion Information

  • Registration opens in March 2018.
  • On-campus accommodations:

UNH Residential Halls: Mills and Fairchild

  • Off-campus accommodations:

Holiday Inn Express, Durham – (603) 868-1234

Three Chimney's Inn, Durham - (603) 868-7800 or (888) 399-9777

The Pines Guest House, Durham – (603) 868-3361

Comfort Inn & Suites, Dover – (603) 750-7507

Hampton Inn, Dover - (603) 516-5600

  Event Schedules

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Sunday, September 24

College of Liberal Arts Museum of Art Exhibition
1pm to 5pm
Museum of Art, Paul Creative Arts Center
Made Masculine
The thirteen contemporary artists in this exhibition accept the framework that masculinity is made, fashioned, and modified generation to generation. Selected works of art explore the artifice of masculinity through themes such as strength, desire, and intimacy while posing the question: What does it mean to be made masculine or to make one’s own masculinity? Guest curator, Lisa Crossman, Ph.D., Curator, Fitchburg Art Museum.

Willie Cole: On Site
Highlights from the body of work by contemporary African-American artist Willie Cole and features 13 artworks, a video, and includes an installation of a massive chandelier made of recycled water bottles. The traveling exhibition is organized by the David C. Driskell Center for the Study of the Visual Arts and Culture of African Americans and the African Diaspora, University of Maryland, and is co-curated by the David C. Driskell Center’s Deputy Director, Dorit Yaron, and Executive Director, Professor Curlee R. Holton.

Women’s Soccer vs Binghamton University
2pm

College of Liberal Arts Amy Beach Highlight Concert: Peggy Vagts, flute and Hsiang Tu, Piano
Featuring Sonata in A Minor and Theme and Variations for Flute and String Quartet

3pm
Bratton Recital Hall, Paul Creative Arts Center
Free
The UNH music department, UNH Library, and organizations around New Hampshire are celebrating the 150th birthday of New Hampshire pianist and composer Amy Beach this year. Born in Henniker in 1867, Beach became an internationally renowned performer and was the first American woman to write a symphony. Hear what makes Beach a state treasure.
Saturday, September 23

UNH Bookstore Open
10am to 5pm
Memorial Union Building
2pm to End of Football Game
Wildcat Stadium
Visit the bookstore for gifts, books and dorm room essentials. Snacks are also available.

Homecoming Family Tent
12pm to 3pm
The Great Lawn
Fun for the whole family! Stop by for a few minutes or all afternoon to enjoy music, family friendly activities, and food. Reconnect with friends and meet other members of the UNH community.

College of Liberal Arts Museum of Art Exhibition
1pm to 5pm
Museum of Art, Paul Creative Arts Center
Made Masculine
The thirteen contemporary artists in this exhibition accept the framework that masculinity is made, fashioned, and modified generation to generation. Selected works of art explore the artifice of masculinity through themes such as strength, desire, and intimacy while posing the question: What does it mean to be made masculine or to make one’s own masculinity? Guest curator, Lisa Crossman, Ph.D., Curator, Fitchburg Art Museum. 

Willie Cole: On Site
Highlights from the body of work by contemporary African-American artist Willie Cole and features 13 artworks, a video, and includes an installation of a massive chandelier made of recycled water bottles. The traveling exhibition is organized by the David C. Driskell Center for the Study of the Visual Arts and Culture of African Americans and the African Diaspora, University of Maryland, and is co-curated by the David C. Driskell Center’s Deputy Director, Dorit Yaron, and Executive Director, Professor Curlee R. Holton.

UNH Football v. URI
3:30pm
Wildcat Stadium

Mind Games with Alum and Hypnotist Paul Ramsay '96, '02G
9pm (Doors open 1/2 hour before event)
MUB, Strafford Room
First-come, first-served. No cover charge.

Friday, September 22

UNH Bookstore Open
8:30am to 5pm
Memorial Union Building
Visit the bookstore for gifts, books and dorm room essentials. Snacks are also available.

College of Liberal Arts Museum of Art Exhibition
10am to 4pm
Museum of Art, Paul Creative Arts Center
Made Masculine
The thirteen contemporary artists in this exhibition accept the framework that masculinity is made, fashioned, and modified generation to generation. Selected works of art explore the artifice of masculinity through themes such as strength, desire, and intimacy while posing the question: What does it mean to be made masculine or to make one’s own masculinity? Guest curator, Lisa Crossman, Ph.D., Curator, Fitchburg Art Museum.

Willie Cole: On Site
Highlights from the body of work by contemporary African-American artist Willie Cole and features 13 artworks, a video, and includes an installation of a massive chandelier made of recycled water bottles. The traveling exhibition is organized by the David C. Driskell Center for the Study of the Visual Arts and Culture of African Americans and the African Diaspora, University of Maryland, and is co-curated by the David C. Driskell Center’s Deputy Director, Dorit Yaron, and Executive Director, Professor Curlee R. Holton.

College and School Programming
Various locations, watch for updates

Fall Fair
3pm to 7pm
Scott Hall Lawn Fishbowl

College of Liberal Arts Hamilton Smith Grand Opening
3:30pm to 5pm
Hamilton Smith
Ribbon Cutting, Guided Tours, Displays and Refreshments.
Check back for registration! 

Homecoming Parade
5pm
Main Street

Homecoming BBQ
Conclusion of the Parade
The Great Lawn

Paul College Homecoming Reception
5:15pm to 7pm
Paul College Great Hall
Paul College is hosting its annual Homecoming reception on Friday evening and this year will feature a brew tasting with samples from local breweries. Meet some of the UNH alums connected to these breweries while using your Paul College souvenir tasting glass to sample a variety of local beers, mead, and cider. Peter Paul wines and non-alcoholic beverages also will be offered. 

Field Hockey vs Stanford University
6pm

Dueling Pianos with Hot Appetizers and Dessert featuring alum Matt Mello '92
9pm (Doors open 1/2 hour before event)
MUB, Strafford Room
First-come, first-served. No cover charge.

Reunion Weekend 2018: Classes of 1958, 1963, 1968, 1978, 1982-83-84 & 2008

Class of 1958 - 60th Reunion


Reunion Committee: Lois Armstrong

Class of 1963 - 55th Reunion


 Reunion Committee: Susan Long

Class of 1968 - 50th Reunion


Reunion Committee: Ron and Mary Ellen Bickford, Michael Corbett, Bill Esty, Bruce and Donna McAdam

Join the UNH Class of 1968 Facebook page

Class of 1978 - 40th Reunion


Reunion Committee: Priscilla Coffin, Carol Scagnelli, Randy Schroeder, Tracey Smith

Join the UNH Class of 1978 Facebook page

Classes of 1982-83-84 - Joint 35th Reunion

Reunion Committee:

1982: Julie Butterfield, Cathleen Wardley

1983: Lindsey Burns, Mitch Duggan, Bert Freedman, Jeff Hird, Debbie Metcalfe, Ilene Segal

1984: Susan Choquette, Rae Chrane, Robin Schell, Elaine Walczak

Class of 1993 - 25th Reunion


Reunion Committee: Ursula Daley, Amy Hattan, Dave Zamansky

Join the UNH Class of 1993 Facebook page


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Class of 2008 - 10th Reunion

Celebrating the first annual 10-year reunion at UNH!  

Reunion Committee: Vanessa Bush, Caitlin Hussey, Megan Meagher, Emily Auger Murray, Tyler Wentworth

Join the UNH Class of 2008 Facebook page


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

Reunion Weekend 2008 Affinity Group Gatherings:
  • Fraternity/Sorority Life Gathering
  • UNH Outdoor Education
  • Army and Air Force ROTC
  • Freshman Camp

Stay tuned for more information!

  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.

2019 Reunions, June 7-9

2020 Reunions, June 5-7


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  UNH Reunion Team

Corena Garnas
Associate Director of Engagement, Reunions
(603) 862-4875
corena.garnas@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