FRIDAY, October 2, 2015:
Take a class without a quiz! 8 a.m. - 3:15 p.m.
Most classes are open for alumni to attend. A class schedule is available at the Welcome Center on the President’s Patio.
We’re glad you’re here! 8:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.
The Welcome Center is open from 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m. Check in, pick up a schedule and other weekend information, register for campus events and drink a cup of coffee. You may also check in from 4-5 p.m. on Kerrwood Lawn before the barbecue. Location: President’s Patio at Kerrwood Hall
Worship in Chapel with Niva Tro '85 10:30 - 11:20 a.m.
Join faculty, staff, students, and alumni as we rejoice together. Enjoy a message from Niva Tro ’85, professor of chemistry and Alumnus of the Year. Location: Murchison Gym
Lunch in Dining Commons 11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Relive your days in the DC! Enjoy a meal with current students as you reminisce about your great times here.
Lunch Price: Adults $10 and Children $6.50 (ages 2-10)
Wallace Emerson Society Luncheon 11:45 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
President and Mrs. Beebe invite all legacy society members to join them at the 21st Annual Wallace Emerson Society Appreciation Luncheon. President Gayle D. Beebe will discuss “Leadership and the Global Imperative: Westmont in the 21st Century,” and a student panel will follow.
Location: Founders Room
The Archives are Open 1 - 2 p.m.
Read issues of the Horizon, pore over volumes of the Citadel or see college memorabilia. The college archivist will assist you in this trip down memory lane.
Location: Voskuyl Library 115
Creative Ways to Benefit Family and Ministry: Passing on Faith, Values and Financial Legacy
1:45 - 2:45 p.m.
Learn why planned giving matters, how to provide for your family and your favorite charitable organizations, and strategies for income for life that provide tax savings. Kati Buehler, senior director of gift planning, and Mona Motte Wilds, director of gift planning will co-lead this interactive seminar. Location: Founders Room
Open House: Martin Institute & Dallas Willard Center for Spiritual Formation 2:30 - 3:15 p.m.
Stop by our open house to learn about opportunities for spiritual formation through the Martin Institute and Dallas Willard Center and to enjoy refreshments. Kirsten Kronberg Burdick ’05, program coordinator for the Martin Institute, hosts this event. Location: Martin Institute and Dallas Willard Center (Lower Campus, adjacent to Van Kampen Bridge)
Faculty Reception 3:15 - 4:45 p.m.
Find professors from your past and meet new faculty in your major and other fields of study. Gather with alumni and faculty to reminisce and reconnect. Location: TBD
Wecome Back Barbeque Dinner 5 - 6:45 p.m.
All alumni and their families are invited to enjoy a delicious barbecue dinner from Country Catering in Santa Barbara. While children play in an inflatable bounce house, adults will connect with faculty and old friends and meet new ones. Location: Kerrwood Lawn
Homecoming Golf Cart Parade & Ice Cream Social 5:45 - 6:30 p.m.
Witness Westmont’s Second Annual Homecoming Golf Cart Parade! Students will decorate a fleet of golf carts and cruise around Kerrwood Circle during the barbecue, with President Beebe serving as the grand marshal. A few reunion leaders and student representatives will choose the winners. Enjoy the fun and cheer for your favorites! Location: Kerrwood Circle