Reunion 2013 Events Schedule


Thursday | Friday | Saturday | Sunday


 

THURSDAY, MAY 16, 2013

4th Annual Reunion Golf Tournament

Thursday 12.00 p.m.
Worcester Country Club, 2 Rice Street Worcester MA

Enjoy some friendly competition with alumni of all ages. Pre-registration required.


FRIDAY, MAY 17, 2013

Legacy Society Luncheon

Friday 11.30 a.m.
Higgins University Center, Tilton Hall

This event honors members of the Clark University Legacy Society, which recognizes those who have provided for Clark in their estate plan (Legacy Society members receive a separate invitation to this event).


University Park Partnership Discussion

Friday 2.00 p.m.
Cathy '83 and Marc '81 Lasry Center for Bioscience, Room 124

Join Jack Foley, Vice President for Government and Community Affairs and Campus Services, for his presentation on the University Park Partnership and a van tour of the Main South Neighborhood.


New Building Tour

Friday 3.00 p.m.
Goddard Library, Academic Commons

Mike Dawley, Director of Physical Plant, leads the campus tour showcasing Clark's newest spaces.


Class of 1963 LEEP Presentation with President Angel

Friday 3.00 p.m.
Jonas Clark Hall

President David Angel will share his vision on Clark's groundbreaking new program, LEEP (Liberal Education and Effective Practice) with members of the Class of 1963 in this exclusive event.


Nonprofits Today: What it Takes to Make a Difference

Friday 4.00 p.m.
Jonas Clark Hall

Enjoy a panel of Clark alumni discussing hot topics in their field of practice as part of the Reunion Symposia 2013. Moderated by a current Clark faculty member.


Class of 1973 Welcome Reception

Friday 5 p.m.
TBD

Join '73ers for an informal gathering to kick off Reunion 2013!


Campus Tour

Friday 5 – 6 p.m.
Goddard Library, Academic Commons

Experience the tour of Clark's campus given to prospective students. Tour will be leaving from the lobby of the Academic Commons.


Camp Clark

Friday 5 – 10 p.m.
Goddard Library, Academic Commons

Let Camp Clark take care of your children while you attend evening events. Ages 3 and up.


Jonas Clark Fellows Reception

Friday 5.30 – 6.30 p.m.
Harrington House, 130 Woodland Street

Honors leadership and consecutive donors to Clark, as well as the Class of 1963, celebrating their 50th Reunion. By Invitation only.


Friday Night Cocktails and Dinner with Jeffrey Lurie '73

Friday 6.00 p.m.
Higgins University Center, Tilton Hall, Second Floor

Enjoy a special dinner and address by Jeff Lurie'73, owner of the Philadelphia Eagles. The Distinguished Service and Young Alumni Awards will also be presented.


Class of 1983 Reception

Friday 9.00 p.m.
TBD

A gathering for the Class of 1983


Class of 2008 Pub Crawl

Friday 9.00 p.m.
Leaving from Maywood Street parking lot

Enjoy a taste of Worcester! This Class of 2008 exclusive Pub Crawl will leave from the Maywood Street parking lot at 9 p.m.


Friday Night in the Grind

Friday 9.00 p.m.
Higgins University Center, The Grind, Basement Level

Come enjoy this popular student hang-out, formerly the Pub. Snacks and music will provide the backdrop for informal catching up with old friends and classmates. Cash Bar.


SATURDAY, MAY 18, 2013

Continental Breakfast

Saturday 8 – 10 a.m.
Higgins University Center, Grace Conference Room

Don't miss the most important meal of the day!


World Changers in the Health Care Industry

Saturday 9.00 a.m.
Jonas Clark Hall

Enjoy a panel of Clark alumni discussing hot topics in their field of practice as part of the Reunion Symposia 2013. Moderated by a current Clark faculty member.


Class of 1963 University Park Partnership Discussion and Neighborhood Tour

Saturday 9.00 a.m.
Cathy '83 and Marc '81 Lasry Center for Bioscience, Room 124

Join Jack Foley, Vice President for Government and Community Affairs and Campus Services, for an exclusive Class of 1963 presentation on the University Park Partnership and a van tour of the Main South Neighborhood.


Learning about LEEP!

Saturday 9.00 a.m.
Jonas Clark Hall

What is LEEP? Learn everything you've wanted to know about Clark's new groundbreaking program and find out how you can be a part of it.


Legacy Lessons. Clark's Future and Yours

Saturday 10.30 a.m.
TBD

A look at the Clark University Legacy Society with Rick Macdonald, Director of Planned Giving. Find creative ways to make financial plans for you and your family while supporting Clark.  


Alumni Women's Soccer Game

Saturday 10.30 a.m.
Granger Fields, Dolan Field House, 75 Beaver Street

Women's Soccer players will reunite on the field for a morning game.


Johnson-Sanford Center Tour

Saturday 10.30 a.m.
Johnson-Sanford Center at the Fuller Quadrangle

Join staff from Residence Life and Housing to tour the hottest new space on campus, the newly renovated Johnson Sanford Center.


Volunteer Thank You and Alumni Association Meeting

Saturday 10.30 a.m.
Harrington House, 130 Woodland Street

Celebrate Clark's volunteers with President David Angel. Also learn more about the latest work of the Clark University Alumni Association.


Alumni Men's Soccer Game

Saturday 12.00 p.m.
Granger Fields, Dolan Field House, 75 Beaver Street

Men's Soccer players will reunite for an afternoon of soccer.


Johnson-Sanford Center Tour

Saturday 1.30 p.m.
Johnson-Sanford Center at the Fuller Quadrangle

Join staff from Residence Life and Housing to tour the hottest new space on campus, the newly renovated Johnson Sanford Center.


Campus Tour

Saturday 11.30 p.m.
Goddard Library, Academic Commons

Experience the tour of Clark's campus given to prospective students. Tour will be leaving from the lobby of the Academic Commons.


Spree Day Picnic and Fun

Saturday 12 – 2 p.m.
Johnson-Sanford Center at the Fuller Quadrangle

Alumni, faculty, members of the Class of 2013, family and friends come together for food and entertainment. Face painting, balloons, treats and more make for a family-friendly event.


Mid-Career Change: Having the Courage to Take the Leap

Saturday 1.30 p.m.
Jonas Clark Hall

Enjoy a panel of Clark alumni discussing hot topics in their field of practice as part of the Reunion Symposia 2013. Moderated by a current Clark faculty member.


Law in the 21st Century

Saturday 1.30 p.m.
Jonas Clark Hall

Enjoy a panel of Clark alumni discussing hot topics in their field of practice as part of the Reunion Symposia 2013. Moderated by a current Clark faculty member.


Scavenger Hunt on the Green

Saturday 2.00 p.m.
Campus Green

Test your knowledge of Clark trivia in this annual competition. All ages are welcome. Meet at the Freud statue.


New Building Tour

Saturday 2.00 p.m.
Goddard Library, Academic Commons

Mike Dawley, Director of Physical Plant, leads the campus tour showcasing Clark's newest spaces.


Sustainable Clark: What's So Green About It?

Saturday 2.00 p.m.
Goddard Library, Academic Commons


Clark Bars Performance

Saturday 2.30 p.m.
Under the Big Top, 130 Woodland Street

Once a Clark Bar, always a Clark Bar! Clark Bars of yesterday and today come together to perform their favorite a capella music at this traditional concert. this year celebrating 24 years of the group.


Shared Secrets of Effective Leaders

Saturday 3.00 p.m.
Jonas Clark Hall

Enjoy a panel of Clark alumni discussing hot topics in their field of practice as part of the Reunion Symposia 2013. Moderated by a current Clark faculty member.


ALANA (African, Latino, Asian, Native American) Reception

Saturday 3.00 p.m.
Fishbowl, Dana Commons


Celebrating 30 Years of SARC!

Saturday 3.00 p.m.
Higgins University Center, Grace Conference Room

Celebrate 30 years of the Student Alumni Relations Committee. Hear about SARCies of today and share your favorite SARC memories.


University Park Partnership Discussion

Saturday 3.00 p.m.
Cathy '83 & Marc '81 Lasry Center for Bioscience, Room 124

Join Jack Foley, Vice President for Government and Community Affairs and Campus Services, for his presentation on the University Park Partnership and a van tour of the Main South Neighborhood.


New Media and Technology. Communicating in the New Age

Saturday 3.00 p.m.
Jonas Clark Hall

Enjoy a panel of Clark alumni discussing hot topics in their field of practice as part of the Reunion Symposia 2013. Moderated by a current Clark faculty member.


Class Receptions (1968, 1973, 1978, 1988, 1998, 2008)

Saturday 4 – 5 p.m.

Reminisce with classmates, thumb through old yearbooks, and simply catch up with members of your class in a special class reception.

  • 1968 — Sackler Lobby
  • 1973 — Jonas Clark Hall 001
  • 1978 — Jazzman's Café, Academic Common, Goddard Library
  • 1988 — Jazzman's Café, Academic Common, Goddard Library
  • 1998 — Abrams Gallery
  • 2008 — The Grind

Class of 1993 Wine and Cupcake Reception

Saturday 4 – 5 p.m.
Jonas Clark Hall Atrium

Sample different wines and visit with classmates while your children decorate their own cupcakes.


Class of 2003 "Party Like It's 1999" Reception

Saturday 4 – 5 p.m.
Goddard Grove

Enjoy cocktails and classmates and Party Like It's 1999!


Alumni and Parent Admissions Program (APAP) Reception

Saturday 4 – 5.30 p.m.
John and Kay Bassett Admissions Center, 1 Maywood Street.

Enjoy cocktails and hors d'eourves with APAP staff and volunteers.


Camp Clark

Saturday 5 – 10 p.m.
Goddard Library, Academic Commons

Let Camp Clark take care of your children while you attend evening events. Ages 3 and up.


Reunion 2013 Cocktail Party

Saturday 5.00 p.m.
Downing Street

All class cocktail party in the new pedestrian plaza on Downing Street. Class photos will be taken during this time.


Alumni Class Dinner

Saturday 6.00 p.m.
Higgins University Center, Main Dining Room

Join your classmates for a delicious dinner before an evening of exciting activities.


Class of 1963 50th Anniversary Celebration

Saturday 6.00 p.m.
Tilton Hall, Higgins University Center

A night for celebrating this once in a lifetime Reunion! Classmates will enjoy an extended cocktail hour and special dinner celebrating 50 years of being a Clarkie.


Class of 1983 30th Anniversary Celebration

Saturday 6.00 p.m.
Cathy '83 and Marc '81 Lasry Center for Bioscience


Class of 1988 25th Anniversary Celebration

Saturday 6.00 p.m.
Lurie Conference Room, Higgins University Center.

Celebrating 25 years, the class will enjoy an extended cocktail hour followed by a fabulous dinner and look back over the last 25 years.


Class of 2008 Dinner Relives "Moonlight Café"

Saturday 6.00 p.m.
Dana Commons


"Cosmic Slim and His Intergalactic Plowboys (& friends)"

Saturday 8 – 11 p.m.
The Grind, Higgins University Center
Alumni musician Cosmic Slim and His Intergalactic Plowboys keep the party going into the night with live music!

Dancing Under the Stars

Saturday 8.00 p.m. – midnight
"Under the Big Top" at 133 Woodland Street

Keep the celebration rolling at one of the most popular Reunion traditions!


1993 Pub Night at Moynihans

Saturday 9.00 p.m.
Moynihan's Restaurant and Pub, 887 Main Street


Midnight Bagel Brunch

Saturday 11 – 12.30 a.m.
Goddard Library, Academic Commons

Hosted by Clark Hillel Director David Coyne.


Class of 1983 Reception

Saturday 9.00 p.m.
Higgins University Center, Grace Conference Room

The party continues into the night following the Class of 1983 dinner.


SUNDAY, MAY 19, 2013

Reunion and Commencement Brunch

Sunday 9 – 12 p.m.
Higgins University Center, Main Dining Room

Attend a farewell brunch buffet with classmates and families of the class of 2013.


Hillel Brunch

Sunday 9 – 12 p.m.
Higgins University Center, Asher Family Student Organization Suite

Join Director of Hillel, David Coyne, for a bagel brunch with student leaders of Clark Hillel.


Lambda Chi Alpha Brunch

Sunday 10.30 a.m.
Beechwood Hotel, 363 Plantation Street, Worcester

Join Bob Lancey '51 and Costas Labovites '52 for a Lambda Chi Alpha-sized celebration. Family and Friends encouraged to attend.


Honors Convocation- The Outstanding Secondary Educator Award

Sunday 10.30 a.m.
Atwood Hall, Daniels Theater

The Alumni Association will recognize the critical role teachers play in preparing for higher education.


Twelfth Annual Golden Opportunity March

Sunday 12.30 p.m.
Kneller Athletic Center

Members of the Class of 1963 and the 50-Year Association will participate in the 2013 Commencement procession.


Commencement

Sunday 1.30 p.m.
Campus Green

Please join us as we watch the Class of 2013 become the next generation of alumni.

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