REUNION 2018

 

  Friday, May 11, 2018 

Reunion Weekend – Registration at Campbell HallRegistration begins
Time: 9 a.m.-9 p.m.
Location: Campbell Hall
First stop, registration! Get your Reunion Weekend package, including confirmation of meals and room keys for on-campus accommodations. Where’s Campbell Hall? See our campus map.

Campus tour
Time:  2:30 p.m. (or Saturday 2-3 p.m.)
Cost: Complimentary
Location: Meet in front of the Wallace McCain Student CentreCampus Tour during Reunion 2016
Find out what's new on campus on this guided tour with one of our student ambassadors. 

Tunnel Tour
Time:  4 p.m. & 5 p.m. (or Saturday 1 p.m. & 2 p.m.)
Cost: Complimentary
Location: Meet in front of the University Chapel at one of the two departure times.
Take a guided tour of the University's underground tunnels. 

East Coast Welcome Back DinnerLobsters
Time: 5-7 p.m.
Cost:
$22 + taxes and fees
Location:
Jennings Hall
Kick off Reunion Weekend and reconnect with friends and classmates. Dinner includes your choice of carved ham or lobster, and includes garden salad, potato salad, coleslaw, dessert, coffee/tea.

Class of '68 Welcome Back Dinner
Time: 5-7 p.m.
Cost: $22 + taxes and fees
Location: Tweedie HallSignal Hill

Classes of '07-'17 Dinner Reception
Time: 6 p.m. Dinner 7 p.m. Performance
Cost: $15
Location: Purdy Crawford Centre for the Arts
Alumni from the classes of '07 -'17 are invited to a dinner reception honouring President & Vice-Chancellor Dr. Robert Campbell and Dr. Christl Verduyn.  Special performance by David Myles ('03). Purchase your tickets now!  

Class of '83 – Meet & Greet
Time: 7-9 p.m.
Location: Class of '83 Lounge (TBD)

East Coast Kitchen Party with Signal Hill
Time: 9:30 p.m.-12 a.m. (doors open at 9 p.m.)
Cost:
$10 + taxes and fees. $15 at the door
Location:
Jennings Hall 
Everyone is invited to attend this Friday night concert with Eastern Canada's premiere show band - Signal Hill


Saturday, May 12, 2018

BreakfastFriends catching up at Reunion 
Time: 8-10 a.m.
Cost: $11.50 + taxes and fees
Location: Jennings Hall 
This hot breakfast includes eggs, potatoes, ham, fresh, fruit muffins, cereal, juice, coffee, and tea.

Registration Continues
Time: 9 a.m.-2 p.m.
Location:
Campbell Hall

Alumni Annual General Meeting
Time: 9 a.m.
Location:
Crabtree Auditorium  Group photo by the photo booth at Reunion Weekend
All alumni are invited to attend the Mount Allison Alumni AGM to hear the alumni director’s report, and meet members of the Alumni Board.

Class Meetings
Time: 10 a.m.
Location: TBD

Alumni Luncheon
Time:
11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.
Cost: $16 + taxes and fees
Location:
Jennings Hall 
Enjoy a selection of soups, salads, sandwiches, cheeses, dessert, coffee, and tea.

Class Photos25th pin presentation at reunion 
Time:
12-1 p.m.
Cost: Complimentary, photos sent via email
Location: Jennings Hall Mezzanine
Classes not listed here are scheduled at other times)
• Class of ‘58 & ‘59, ‘78 – 12 p.m.
• Class of ‘73 – 12:15 p.m.
• Class of ‘83, ‘88 – 12:30 p.m.
• Class of ‘98, ‘03 – 12:45 p.m.
• Class of ‘08, ‘13, – 1 p.m.

Class of '68 HomeEc Get-Together
Time:
1:30 - 3:30 p.m.
Location:
Avard Dixon Room 120

Tunnel Tours
Time:
1 p.m. & 2 p.m.
Cost:
Complimentary
Location: Meet in front of the University Chapel at one of the two departure times.
Take a guided tour of the University's underground tunnels.   

1917: Mud, Mayhem and Miracles - Dramatic Reading
Time: 1:30-2:25 p.m.
Cost: Complimentary
Location: Motyer-Fancy Art Theatre, Purdy Crawford Centre for the Arts
Year 4 of the Allisonians at War Project: Alex & Margaret Fancy, with a cast of Allisonian readers.

Campus Tour 
Time: 2-3 p.m.
Cost: Complimentary
Location: Meet in front of the Wallace McCain Student Centre
Find out what's new on campus on this guided tour with one of our student ambassadors.

'74-'76 Basketball Reunion Game
Time:
2 p.m.
Cost: Complimentary 
Location: Gymnasium  

Class of '43-'67 – Charles Frederick Allison Pin Ceremony  Pin Ceremony at Convocation Hall
Time: 3-4 p.m.
Cost: Complimentary
Location:
Convocation Hall  
The Charles Frederick Allison pin will recognize alumni who are celebrating more than 50 years since graduation from Mount Allison. This short ceremony will be led by Mount Allison President Dr. Robert Campbell, followed by a reception.

MtA Trivia 
Time: 3-4:30 p.m.
Cost:
Complimentary
Location:
The Pond (pub), Wallace McCain Student Centre  Mount Allison jacket
Everyone is welcome to test their trivia knowledge on everything MtA for a chance to win great prizes!

Fine Arts Graduating Students' Exhibition Opening Reception
Time:
4:00 p.m.
Cost:
Complimentary
Location: Owens Art Gallery

Classes of '93 – 25-Year Pin Ceremony & Class of '68 – 50-Year Pin Ceremony
Time: 4:30-6 p.m.
Cost: Complimentary
Location: Convocation Hall
This pin presentation recognizes alumni who are celebrating 25 & 50 years since graduation from Mount Allison. This short ceremony will be led by Mount Allison President Dr. Robert Campbell, followed by a reception. Business dress. A class photo will be taken at this time.

Class of '17 Pizza Party
Time: 6:30 p.m.
Cost: Included in all-inclusive package
Location: Class of '17 Lounge- Bennett House, Ground Floor Lounge

Alumni Banquet Reception
Time:
6-7 p.m.
Cost: Complimentary – for Alumni Banquet ticket holders
Location: Jennings Hall Mezzanine
Have a drink and mingle with alumni before heading downstairs to the Alumni Banquet.

Alumni Banquet 
Time: 7-9 p.m.
Cost: $50 + taxes and fees
Location: Jennings Hall  Reunion Weekend 2016 – Alumni Banquet
All alumni are encouraged to attend the highlight of Reunion, featuring a delicious meal in a semi-formal setting, and a chance to connect with follow Allisonians. Alumni awards will also be presented.

Please note that dessert will be served at the Dessert Reception in the Purdy Crawford Centre for the Arts, included with your Alumni Banquet ticket.

Dessert Reception
Time: 9 p.m.
Cost: Complimentary for Alumni Banquet ticket holdersreunion weekend alumni banquet
Location: Purdy Crawford Centre for the Arts
Join alumni who attended the banquet for dessert, tour the Centre for the Arts.

Garnet & Gold Gala
Time:
10:30 p.m.
Cost: $10 + taxes and fees
Location: Wallace McCain Student Centre 
Put your dancing shoes on and finish the night by mingling (and dancing) with fellow Allisonians, young and old. A live band will be playing in Tweedie Hall, and a DJ at Gracie’s Café. There will also be lounge areas where you can talk and mingle.


Sunday, May 13, 2018

Farewell BreakfastReunion piper 
Time:
8-10 a.m.
Cost: TBD
Location: Jennings Hall 
This hot breakfast includes eggs, potatoes, ham, fresh, fruit muffins, cereal, juice, coffee, and tea.

Alumni Chapel Service
Time:
11 a.m.
Cost:
Complimentary
Location:
University Chapel  Taking photos at Reunion
Join us for this very special service with a moment to remember alumni who have passed away in the past year. 

Commerce Graduate & Alumni BBQ
Time: 12:30 p.m.
Cost: Complimentary
Location: Tweedie Hall
This special event brings together Commerce Alumni and our graduating class of 2018. Sponsored by CDIC, this BBQ is a chance for graduates and alumni to network, chat and relax together. We are also excited to welcome David DiPersio (‘88), Senior VP and Chief Services Officer at NS Liquor Corp as our special guest speaker. Please RSVP at www.mtacommercebbq2018.eventbrite.com.

Convocation Weekend Recital
Time:
2-3 p.m.
Cost: Complimentary
Location: Brunton Auditorium

The Matter at Hand: Paintings and Hand-painted China by Ethel Ogden (1869-1902) - Opening Reception
Time:
3 p.m.
Cost: Complimentary
Location: Owens Art Gallery

REX! by Tintamarre 
Time: 4 p.m.
Location: Motyer-Fancy Theatre  


Ongoing

The Pond (campus pub)
Location: Wallace McCain Student Centre – Ground Floor
Friday, May 11 – open 4-8 p.m. then 12-2 a.m.
Saturday, May 12 – opens at 1 p.m.-2 a.m.

Bookstore (for MtA merchandise)
Location: Wallace McCain Student Centre – Ground Floor
Friday, May 11 – open 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Saturday, May 12 – open 10 a.m.-4 p.m. 

Fitness Centre – complimentary for alumni
Location: Wallace McCain Student Centre – Ground Floor
Friday, May 11: 6 a.m.-6:45 p.m.
Saturday, May 12: 9 a.m.-4:45 p.m.
Sunday, May 13: 1 p.m.-7:45 p.m.

Pool – complimentary for alumni
Location: Athletic Centre
Friday, May 11: 12 p.m.-1 p.m.
Saturday, May 12: 2 p.m.-4 p.m.

Gym – open rec, complimentary for alumni
Location: Athletic Centre
Friday, May 11: 6:30 a.m.-6:45 p.m.
Sunday, May 13: 1 p.m.-4:45 p.m.


    READY TO REGISTER?