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Schedule of Events

The Alumni Office is excited to welcome you back to campus this June to celebrate your Class Reunion! We are pleased to share with you the exciting schedule of events that has been planned collaboratively by the Alumni Office and the class committees. 

  • Friday June 3, 2016
  • Saturday June 4, 2016
  • Sunday June 5, 2016
  • About Your Visit
  • Tickets & Fees

FRIDAY JUNE 3, 2016 

 

Connelly Hall Welcome Reception 

5:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. | Connelly Hall, Lower Level, Tickets: $20 

For alumni who are staying on campus and arriving Friday evening, there will be an informal reception in the Lower Level of Connelly Hall. Catch up with friends over light dinner and refreshments. A cash bar will also be available. Registration is required for this event.  

SATURDAY, JUNE 4, 2016 

 Town Hall Meeting with President Hirsh 

Alumni Association Annual Meeting & Awards Presentation 

10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. | Rotwitt Theater, McShain Performing Arts Center 

Join President Sharon Latchaw Hirsh, Ph.D. ’70 to learn more about Rosemont’s current students, campus initiatives, and upcoming capital projects. Then, the Rosemont College Alumni Association will hold its annual meeting which will include the presentation of the 2016 Alumni Awards. 

 

Rose Luncheon 

11:30 to 1:00 p.m. | Cardinal Hall Tickets: $25 

Reconnect with your classmates over lunch with President Hirsh and members of the Alumni Association Board of Directors. Seating will be designated by class year. Awards will be presented to the Reunion classes with the largest class gift total and highest participation percentage. 

 

Back to Class 

1:15 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. | Gertrude Kistler Memorial Library and Immaculate Conception Chapel 

Brush up on a favorite topic or learn something new during one of the “Back to Class” lectures offered by current Rosemont faculty members. 

 

Dr. Maggie Hobson-Baker, Studio Art 

The History of the Windows of the Chapel of the Immaculate Conception 

 

Dr. Mary Ann Macartney, English 

“Fast and Loose”: Edith Wharton, the Unlikely Rebel, Kistler Library Info Commons 

 

Professor Dennis Perkinson, Mathematics 

A Presentation in Practical Math 

 

Art Hour with President Hirsh 

3:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. | Gertrude Kistler Memorial Library 

All are invited to attend a lecture by President Hirsh, an internationally recognized scholar of 19th century art in Western Europe. 

 

Alumnae Artists Exhibit Opening 

4:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. | Lawrence Gallery 

Join Patricia Nugent, Associate Professor of Studio Art and Director of Lawrence Gallery, for the opening of our annual Alumnae Artists exhibit, which will feature works from members of this year’s Reunion classes. Wine and cheese will be served. 

 

Gala on the Green 

6:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. | Connelly Green | Tickets: $35 

Classes of 1971, 1976, 1981, 1986, 1991, 1996, 2001, 2006 & all SGPS alumni 

Don’t miss cocktails, a dinner buffet, and the always popular DJ and dancing under the tent at Gala on the Green! Class photos will be taken between 6:00 and 6:30 p.m. A cash bar will be available. 

 

Rose & Gray Dinner 

6:30 to 9:30 p.m. | Main Building | Tickets: $55 

Classes of 1941, 1946, 1951, 1956, 1961 & 1966 

Enjoy cocktails on the porch followed by an elegant dinner in Main Building with President Hirsh. Alumnae of the class of 1966 are complimentary guests of the College in honor of their 50th Reunion. Class photos will be taken between 6:30 and 7:00 p.m 

SUNDAY, JUNE 5, 2016 

 

Sunday Mass

10:00 a.m. in the Chapel of the Immaculate Conception | All deceased alumni will be remembered in a special way in the liturgy 

Farewell Brunch 

10:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. | Main Building | Tickets: $20 

Catch up one last time over brunch – the perfect end to a fabulous Reunion Weekend! 

 

On Campus Accommodations: Connelly and Kaul Halls 

 

On campus housing is available for $65 per night, per person (includes towels, sheets, and blanket). Complimentary breakfast items will be available Saturday and Sunday morning. Space is limited and rooms will be assigned on a first-come, first-served basis. To reserve a room, please email alum@rosemont.edu or call the Alumni Office at 610.527.0200 ext. 2808. 

 

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Off Campus Accommodations 

The Alumni Office has reserved blocks of rooms at special discounted rates for Friday, June 3 and Saturday, June 4. Please be sure to mention Rosemont to receive the special rate. 

 

Radnor Hotel – $135/night 

(610) 688-5800 

 

Best Western King of Prussia – $109/night 

(610) 265-4500 

 

Rosemont College Bookstore Hours Visit the Rosemont College Bookstore in the lower level of Alumnae Hall for the latest Rosemont apparel and gifts, as well as snacks and toiletry items. The Bookstore will be open Saturday from 1:00 to 5:00 p.m. and Sunday from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. 

 

Accessibility 

All Reunion activities are held in buildings that are ADA accessible or have chair lifts, with the exception of Lawrence and Kaul Halls. A golf cart will be available throughout the weekend to transport guests who have difficulty walking. If you have questions about accessibility or require special assistance, please contact the Office of Alumni Relations (610.527.0200 ext. 2808 or alum@rosemont.edu) by Friday, May 23. 

 

Registration Fee 

Rosemont strives to make Reunion Weekend affordable and accessible for all participants. The registration fee partially subsidizes general costs including tent and golf cart rental, linens, refreshments for non-ticketed events, and facilities and public safety staffing. This registration fee, along with other fees you may pay to attend specific events, helps the College partially offset the overall cost of Reunion Weekend.