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June 6, 7, 8 2014

Schedule of Events

Grotto Hours
Barnes & Noble Bookstore Hours

Friday, June 6

10 a.m. - 10 p.m.

Campus Housing Registration / Check-In
Main Lobby, McGowan Center
All event tickets and room keys will be available


Welcome Home Lunch, hosted by Mrs. Powell
The President's Home
Returning alumni and their guests are invited to join Mrs. Irene Powell for lunch and a discussion on Mount St. Mary's yesterday and today. 
Attire - Business Casual
($) - pre register

3 p.m.

Seminary Tour
Enjoy an informative tour of the Mount's historic Seminary building, a fascinating look into the spiritual, academic and everyday life of our seminarians

4 p.m.

Cottage Dedication
The Cottages at Alumni Court
Join us for the dedication of the Mount's newest housing opportunity, the Residential Cottages at Alumni Court.
Cottage Open House
Take time throughout Reunion to visit the Cottages - you will be amazed to see this unique student housing option!

5:30 p.m.

Golden Mountaineer Mass*
Chapel of the Immaculate Conception
Blessing and presentation of 50 year medals to the class of 1964. Brute Medal recipients George Gelles, C'64 and Msgr. Tom Mullelly, C'74 will receive a special blessing.  
*Priests from all classes are invited to concelebrate - all are invited to attend

6:30 p.m.

McGowan Center, Patriot Hall


Alumni Reunion Banquet
McGowan Center, Patriot Hall

Celebrating Our Golden Mountaineers and Brute Medal Recipients
Honoring the Class of 1964 and our Bruté Medal recipients
All are welcome to attend
Attire - Business
($) - pre-register
(Members of the Class of 1964 are complimentary)

6:30 p.m.

A la Carte Dining
McGowan Center, Mount Café
The Mount Café will be open for dinner. A la carte pub menu, no reservations needed.
Cash Bar

8 p.m.- Midnight

Reunion Weekend Kickoff Party
Apartment Quad
Kick off the weekend by joining alumni from all classes for an evening of memories, music, and Mounties!
(weather permitting)

Saturday, June 7

8 a.m.

38th Annual Alumni Golf Tournament
Mountain View Golf Club
Shotgun start. Separate registration required.
For more information visit the Reunion Golf Page
($) - pre register

8 a.m.

Elizabeth DiNunzio Memorial 5K Fun Run & Walk
Elizabeth DiNunzio Memorial Trail
Join us for a 5K run, a great way to kick off the weekend! Registration available on the Reunion Registration Form. 
Course information and runners registration will be sent to all registered, paid participants.
Locker rooms at the ARCC will be available.
($) - pre register


Grotto Open House
Visit the National Shrine, Grotto of Lourdes and the recently dedicated Miller Family Visitors Center. You will be amazed by the beauty of our Grotto and will certainly enjoy spending time at the Miller Family Visitors Center.
Self -guided Tours are available  - See the Grotto Hours

10 a.m.

Academic Programs
A chance to relive time in the classroom - join us for these timely topics!

"Green" Energy for the Mount and Your Home
Solar Exhibit, Coad Science Building
Dean Jeffrey Simmons, Ph.D.

Veritas Symposium
Fr. Paul Redmond Room, Phillips Library
Dean Joshua Hochschild, Ph.D.
What makes us human?  A taste of the new freshman course, discussing one of the readings: "The Washwoman", by Isaac Bashevis Singer, a 4 page short story.

11 a.m.

Tennis Round Robin - Mixed Doubles CANCELLED

11 a.m.

Admissions 101 -- Top 10 Do's and Don'ts of the Admissions Process
O'Hara Room, McGowan Center
Eddie Wright, Associate Director of Admissions
Tips on the college admissions process - it is never too early to get started!

11 a.m.

Joseph F. Marcey Plaque Dedication
First Floor, Bradley Hall
Join members of the Class of 1959 for the dedication of a plaque and "Shadow Box" tribute in memory of their classmate Joe Marcey. 

11:30 a.m.

Class of 1960 Clock Dedication
The Clock Tower, Patriot Hall

Noon - 4 p.m..

Campus Self Guided Tours
Veteran's Plaza, Delaplaine Fine Arts Center, The Terrace, Immaculate Conception Chapel

Terrace Open House
Let your curiosity get the best of you - revisit the Terrace and see for yourself the beautiful renovations, new student facilities and take a ride in the elevator! Maps will be available for all.

Noon - 4 p.m.

Reunion Festival
Founders Plaza
Bring the whole family for this fun-filled outdoor celebration. Enjoy food fresh from the grill and live entertainment provided by Four on the Floor while catching up with classmates and fellow alumni. Children will be entertained with face painting as well as a moon bounce and other fun games and activities. Tents and seating are available, but limited, so bring a lawn chair and some sunscreen; there will be a designated area for each class to gather.
Important: Class pictures will be taken at the Festival.
A la Carte picnic menu, cash soft drinks, beer and wine
No BYOB - Maryland State law

1 p.m.

Dean's Tent Meet and Greet begins at 1:00 PM
Join the Deans from the Mount's College of Liberal Arts, Richard J. Bolte, Sr. School of Business, School of Education & Human Services, School of Natural Science & Mathematics and the Center for Professional & Continuing Studies to learn more about the Mount of today!

3 p.m.

Wine Tasting
Phillips Library
Join Dr. David Rehm for an hour of wine tasting. You will experience a variety of wines from around the world.
Space is limited
($) - pre-register

5:30 p.m.

Reunion Memorial Mass
Immaculate Conception Chapel
Mass of remembrance for dearly departed alumni.
Main celebrant Rev. J. Kevin Farmer, NAA Chaplain, C'87

6 p.m.

Class of 1989 - 25th Reunion Social
Bradley Porch
Member of our Silver Anniversary Class - join us to celebrate your 25th Reunion!

7 p.m.

Individual Class Receptions

Class of 1974 - Academic Center Plaza

Individual Class Dinners

Class of 1944
Class of 1949
Class of 1954

Class of 1959
Class of 1964 - President's Home
Class of 1969

Enjoy dinner with your classmates as the day's activities wind down.
Attire - Business Casual
($) pre-register

7 p.m.

All Reunion Celebration - A Night on the Mount
Apartment Quad
DJ Entertainment - A la Carte Dining - Bon Fire
Enjoy Arlington, VA's premier Food Truck - "Bada Bing" - a tasty assortment of Cheesesteaks, Spiedie Sangweech's and all the fixin's!

Cash Bar

Sunday, June 8

10 a.m.

Reunion Mass*
Chapel of the Immaculate Conception

11:30 a.m.

National Alumni Association
June Meeting
Mount Café


*Priests from all classes are invited to con-celebrate all mass'. All are invited to attend.


Friday, June 6 & Saturday, June 7
The Grotto of Lourdes -  8:30 a.m.–6 p.m. – gates close at 5:30 p.m.
Miller Family Visitors Center – 8:30 a.m.–6 p.m.
St. Bernadette's Gift Shoppe – 10 a.m.–6 p.m.

Sunday, June 8
The Grotto of Lourdes -  8:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m. – gates close at 5 p.m.
Miller Family Visitors Center – 8:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m.
St. Bernadette's Gift Shoppe – 10 a.m.–4:30 p.m.
Mass - Noon

Barnes & Noble Bookstore

Stop by the Barnes & Noble bookstore located in the McGowan Center Lobby for an Open House - Friday and Saturday. 

Pick up your e-mail coupon at registration to get 10% Off one item with a Mount logo.  From the coupons collected, there will be a drawing each day for Alumni Clothing. 


Friday, June 6
Saturday, June 7
Sunday, June 8

8:30 a.m. - 6 p.m.
9 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
9 a.m. - 1 p.m.

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