Afternoon

Registration and Check-In

Classes of 1974-2014
Golden Scots (Classes of 1968 & earlier)
Non-Reunion Year Alumni
Class of 1969
1:00 p.m.-7:30 p.m. 1:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Ruth Stricker Dayton Campus Center Briggs House

1 p.m.
Residence Halls Open for Reunion Guests

2 – 4:30 p.m.
1969 Women’s Retreat (pre-registration required)
Start your Reunion weekend with other ’69  classmates for our 1969 women’s retreat, held annually since our 25th Reunion. Each attendee should bring one item to share that represents a special Macalester memory. Everyone is also encouraged (optional) to reflect on the following topics: 1) Your greatest challenge in the last 25 years, and 2) unfinished business. Note: No matter how many people sign-up, the discussion groups will be broken up into small groups of 15.
Markim Hall, Lower Level (breakouts Davis Court, 201, and 303)

2:30 – 4:30 p.m.
1969 Men’s Conversation: What did you do in the war, daddy “oh”? ” (no pre-registration required)
Enlist?, OCS?, CO? 4F? Canada? Prison?
Reserves? Deferment? Join us to share and/or listen to the stories of how we dealt with a defining issue of our time at Mac and how it impacted our lives afterward. Suggested pre-read: “On the Rainy River,” from Tim O’Brien’s book, The Things They Carried. Contact Eric Hendrickson ’69 with questions and suggestions.
DeWitt Wallace Library, Room 309, Barbara B. Davis

Evening

6 p.m.
James Wallace Society Dinner 
By invitation only for those who have included Macalester in their estate plans. Contact Theresa Gienapp, Director of Planned Giving at 651-696-6087 or for more information.
Leonard Center, Alumni Gym

8:30 p.m. – Midnight
Class of 1969 Welcome Gathering
Start Reunion right by finding your old roommates at a casual gathering at the former home of Presidents Rice and Turck. Get caught up, enjoy light refreshments, and make your weekend plans.
Briggs House, 1644 Summit Avenue (formerly named the Alumni House)