Class of 1957

Alumni Relations Office: Staff     518-388-6168
The Annual Fund Office: Diane Brisnehan  518-388-6175

ReUnion Weekend is May 18 - 20, 2012

Parade Theme Selected: Union Party 1957 
Costume Selection: Hats that Union Officers used in the Civil War & Sashes with Union Party '57

Costumes are complimentary when you register online for your Garnet Guard Pass.

CLICK HERE to view your class parade costume. Pick up your costume at your class dinner on Friday, May 18th.

Schedule Highlights for the Class of 1957: view the full schedule at

Friday, May 18th

9:00 AM                   Registration opens, Reamer Campus Center
10 - 11:00 AM         Tour of the Campus Gardens. Meet at Octopus's Garden
11:30 AM                 Garnet Guard and 50th Class Luncheon, College Park Hall  
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM  Tour the Nott Memorial with Carl George, Professor Emeritus of Biological Science
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM  Engineering Alumni Awards and Reception, Wold Center Atrium
3:30 PM -5:00 PM   Geology Department ReUnion Reception, F.W. Olin Center Room 310
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM  Class of 1962 Medallion Ceremony & Induction into the Garnet Guard, Nott Memorial
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM Family Lobster Clambake, Upper Class Dining Hall, Reamer Campus Center
6:00 PM                   Class of 1957 55th ReUnion Dinner, Glen Sanders Mansion
                                  1Glen Avenue Scotia, NY 12302
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM  Garnet Guard Hospitality Gathering, Abbe Hall Alumni House

Saturday, May 19th
8:00 AM - 9:15 AM The Ramée Circle Society Breakfast & Presentation, College Park Hall M107
            "Religion and the 2012 US Presidential Election…OMG!" Byron Nichols, Professor of Political Science Emeritus
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Welcome Center & Registration, Reamer Campus Center
9:00 AM                   Class Photos, Alexander Lane (arrive early)
                                              Garnet Guard 10:25 AM
                                              1957 10:10 AM  
10:30 AM                
Alumni Parade, Alexander Lane
11:00 AM                 Convocation, Memorial Chapel
12:00 PM                 All Class Family Picnic, Alexander Field
6:00 PM                   Gala Cocktail Reception, College Park Hall
                   Gala Dinner and Dancing, College Park Hall
10:00 PM                 Fireworks, Library Plaza

Sunday, May 20th

9:00 AM                   Bon Voyage Brunch, 2nd floor, Reamer Campus Center
11:00 AM                 Service of Gratitude and Remembrance, Taylor Auditorium

 Suggested Dress for ReUnion
While there are not dress codes for the weekend, we often get questions about appropriate attire for various events.  Generally the dress is casual for the weekend.  A few exceptions are outlined below:

Friday Evening:  Suits or sport coats for gentlemen.  Pantsuits, skirts or slacks for ladies. 
Saturday Parade: Parade attire
Saturday Picnic: Casual attire & parade costumes
Saturday Cocktail Reception & All Class ReUnion Dinner: Suits or sport coats for men.  Dresses, suits, skirts or slacks for ladies.  

There many more events planned for the weekend.  View the full schedule of events and all event details at

Class ReUnion Committee:  
Jay Fromer, Robert Yunick & Alan Landis

Know the whereabouts of these LOST classmates? View the list of LOST classmates here. Email so we can update their contact information and invite them to ReUnion.

View the list of deceased classmates here.




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