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Alumni Reunion Weekend Schedule

Friday, September 21

1:00 PM
Class of 1968 Alumni Registration

Kelly Center Lobby

Check-in to receive your Alumni Reunion Weekend information, alumni pin, and spend time reminiscing with classmates while everyone gathers. 1965-1968 yearbooks will be available for your perusal.

2:00 PM
“See What’s Changed: Campus Tour”

Kelly Center Lobby

Much has changed, much has stayed the same. Take a campus tour with Admissions Counselors and Alumni Staff as we update you on new buildings and programs, and we invite you to share your alumni memories along the way.

4:00 PM – 6:00 PM
Anniversary Class Dinner & Alumni Awards
Boyd Cultural Arts Center Lobby

Cost $25, RSVP Required

2017 Alumni Awards

Honoring the Class of 1968 and presentation of Alumni Citation Awards.

All alumni, friends, and family invited.

All members of the Class of 1968 will be inducted as Quaker Emeriti and receive medallions.

The 2018 Alumni Citation Award winners:

Linda Evers Smith ’92 – Distinguished Professional Achievement

Edward Fields ’74 – Distinguished Professional Achievement

Dr. Noris (Cabrera) Price ’81 – Distinguished Contributions to Education

Megan (Stiltner) Large ’05 – Distinguished Contributions to Education


7:00 – 10:00 PM
20th, 25th, 30th Anniversary Class Reunion
Damon’s Grill
$10 per person, Cash Bar, RSVP Required

Honoring the Classes of 1983, 1988, 1993, and 1998. Spouses or significant others also welcome.


9:00 PM – 12:00 AM
First Decade Society Alumni Reunion (2008-2018)
The Escape
Cash Bar, RSVP Preferred

For some of you, this is your first reunion, for others your 10th, for the rest of you, somewhere in between.

As a graduate between the years 2008-2018 you are a member of Wilmington College’s First Decade Society (FDS)!

To celebrate your connection to this significant era we are inviting you to The Escape, Friday, September 21 beginning at 9:00 pm for a casual night of corn hole, dancing and a whole lot of fun! Cash Bar.


Saturday, September 22

8:30 AM – 3:00 PM
Alumni Tent
Collett Mall

Check-in and spend time reminiscing with classmates in the Alumni Tent which is your home base for the day. Plenty of activities for alumni and their children/grandchildren, food trucks with plenty of choices available 11:00 am-2:00 pm, live DJ music, silent auction, and much more!

9:00 AM
State of the College Breakfast with Jim Reynolds and Special Guest: actor Gary Sandy
Pyle Center, Rooms C&D

Join President Jim Reynolds for a casual breakfast and get new updates on the various programs and projects happening on campus. It’s an exciting time to be a WC Quaker! Actor Gary Sandy will immediately follow Jim to share some fun behind-the-scenes moments of “WKRP in Cincinnati” and special memories of his student days at Wilmington College, as well as audience Q&A.

RSVP Required

9:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Abraham Lincoln Collection Display
Pyle Center, Thomas Lounge

View this remarkable collection of rare artifacts and learn more about the 16th U.S. President from WC Class of ’68 alumnus and renowned Lincoln expert, Gary Kersey.

10:00 AM
2017-80s-90s-Tailgate-Web80s/90s Alumni Tailgate
CSA (Center for Agriculture & Sciences) Parking Lot

If you are a 1980s or 1990s Alumni, including the anniversary classes of 1983, 1988, 1993, and 1998, join the tailgating fun throughout the day!

10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Children’s Activities begin
Collett Mall

Children or grandchildren of Alumni are welcome to join in the family fun throughout the day featuring kids activity tables in the Alumni Tent, dunking booth, inflatables, corn hole, and 2 special horse-drawn carriage rides taking you & the kids to the WC Equestrian Center for a special open house (10:00a-12:30p).

10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Gardening with Monte & Arboretum Tour
Collett Mall & Hazard Arboretum

Agriculture Department Chair and Professor, Monte Anderson, will teach various gardening techniques for everyday life at 10:00 am, followed by an 11:00 am tour of the Frank O. Hazard Arboretum with adjunct Brad Schwamberger ’83. This takes place at the Arboretum entrance.

All attendees should meet at the Arboretum entrance promptly at 11:00 a.m.

12:00 – 2:00 PM
Collett Mall

Calling all Aggie Party Animals! Join us during WC’s Homecoming/Alumni Reunion Weekend for the annual Aggieville Celebration. Featuring Smokey Pig himself, retired professor Don Chafin, serving his famous fried bologna and the DTS Lil’ Sis annual fall mum sale.

2:00 PM
Football Game Kick-Off
Williams Stadium

WC Fightin’ Quakers vs Muskingum Fighting Muskies. Special reserved seating for the Class of 1968 and WC special guests. Halftime announcements will feature the 2018 Hall of Fame Inductees and crowning of the 2018 Homecoming King & Queen.

4:30 PM – 6:00 PM
BSI/CBS/MSU Alumni Reception
Boyd Cultural Arts Center Lobby

All Alumni who were involved with Black Student Initiative (BSI), Concerned Black Students (CBS), and Multicultural Student Union (MSU) are invited to this special reunion.

6:00 PM
Women’s Soccer Game
Williams Stadium

Cheer on the Fightin’ Quakers as they take on the Albion Britons!

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