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Alumni Weekend 2014


Keep the memories alive!


Alumni Weekend
is a special time for alumni and friends to gather together - so mark it on your calendar and join your friends and classmates on campus June 13 and 14, 2014.

Interested in finding out who's coming to Alumni Weekend 2014? Click here to see a list of registrations, organized in chronological order by class year. This list will be updated daily (pending registrations received). 

Honored guests will include the Class of 1964, Society of Honors inductees, retired faculty, as well as all classes with years ending in 4 and 9.  The planned activities will provide opportunities to get reacquainted and to see what's new and exciting at Mansfield.


Kelchner Fitness Center

Alumni are invited to use Kelchner Fitness Center on Thursday, Friday and Saturday.  Most equipment will be available to alumni free of charge.  Bicycles are available for use on a daily basis (photo ID and signed waiver required).  When you arrive on campus, check your registration packet for hours of operation. 

On-Campus Housing

Check out the suite-style living available in the new residence facilities.  Sycamore is located north of Morris Drive (previous site of Hemlock).  Each individual unit is climate controlled and includes a microfridge and private bathroom.  Experience the "suite-life" on one of the guided tours or firsthand by reserving a room for the weekend!  Shuttle service will be provided to and from center campus.

Bicycle
the scenic Pine Creek Trail in the beautiful Pennsylvania Grand Canyon.  Contact John at Pine Creek Outfitters (5142 Rt. 6, 24 miles west of Mansfield) 570-724-3003 to make a reservation (mention MU Alumni Weekend 2014).  The $35 fee includes bicycle, 17-mile self-guided journey to Blackwell (approx. 3 hours), and a return shuttle from Blackwell to Pine Creek Outfitters.  Open daily 9 AM - 6 PM. Bring your camera to capture photos of the beautiful flora and fauna.

For other interesting things to see and do in Tioga County, PA visit http://www.visittiogapa.com/ and http://www.mansfield.org/.


Friday, June 13

The annual Alumni Golf Tournament will be held at the Corey Creek Golf Club with a shotgun start at 8:30 a.m. Proceeds from the competition help fund athletic scholarships for Mansfield University students. Entry fee covers all fees, most contests (duffers, skins and mulligans) and includes lunch. The “Kappa” challenge continues….


FMI contact Kris Decker, interim director of athletics at kdecker@mansfield.edu or 570-662-4466.



Throughout the day students will host tours of North Hall, bus tours of campus and tours of the new residence facilities.  You'll want to save some time for shopping at the Campus Bookstore located in Alumni Hall and enjoy some refreshments on the 5th Floor of North Hall, compliments of the MU Foundation.


Lobsterfest! The tradition continues… Join us for a delicious feast of lobster, shrimp and Steamship Round of Beef. Sit back, relax, and savor the delicious food and the wonderful company.  Following dinner we'll enjoy the musical entertainment of Joe Callahan '05.  Complimentary adult beverages.


Saturday, June 14


Following the Class Meetings and Class Photos, we'll be honoring class years ending in 4 and 9 with special recognition for the Class of 1964, retired faculty and the newest members of the Alumni Society of Honors at Saturday's Luncheon. Reunion classes will be seated together.

Following lunch, there will be student-hosted tours of North Hall, guided bus tours of campus, guided tours of the new residence facilitiesPresident Hendricks '79 and his wife, Connie, invite you to the President's residence to Create Your Own Ice Cream Sundae.

Be prepared to enjoy the Eleventh Annual College Place Tennis Ball Race – a FUNdraising (spectator) event to benefit the MU Women's Soccer Team! Contact Coach Tim Dempsey for more information tdempsey@mansfield.edu or 570-662-4454.

Sigma Tau Gamma will be holding a reunion at Corey Creek Golf Club from 1 - 6 PM.  FMI or to register contact Gary Wesmiller '69 at wesmiller821@gmail.com or Ray Judge '69 at susqbeach@comcast.net or Fred Gaskins '71 at fredg122@windstream.net.


Click here to view a video of Alumni Weekend 2013.

Local Accommodations - information regarding off-campus accommodations and activities are provided as a courtesy.  No endorsements by Mansfield University are implied.

Click here for a printable version of the Alumni Weekend brochure.





 
 
 
 

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