June 6 - 9, 2019

The Reunion registration desk at the McGriff Alumni House on Georgia Ave. will be open Thursday, noon–6 p.m. and Friday, 8 a.m.–6 p.m. and Saturday, 8 a.m.–noon.

Thursday, June 6

8 a.m. Rotary breakfast meeting at the Sewanee Inn. For all alumni Rotarians—join the local club for their regular meeting.

8:30–10 a.m. Information session and campus tour for high school students and families. As a Sewanee alumnus or alumna, you know a great deal about the University, but if you have college-bound children attending reunion with you, plan to attend one of the campus tours and information sessions sponsored by the Office of Admission. Save your space at engage.sewanee.edu/visit.

9 a.m.–4 p.m. Office of Financial Aid open hours. Parents of high school students, are you struggling with the acronyms of financial aid as your students plan their college career? The Office of Financial Aid is open to answer your questions. We can explain the aid application process at Sewanee and share our knowledge of the process in general, just in case you are looking at other colleges and universities. Fulford Hall.

noon Sewanee Academy for Life Long Learning session “Fantasy Literature: Hope for a Fallen World” presented by Dr. Robin Bates, retired St. Mary’s College professor and son of former Professor of French Scott and Phoebe Bates. Lower Cravens Hall.

noon–6 p.m. Registration at McGriff Alumni House on Georgia Avenue. Make this your first stop on the Domain for reunion. Pick up your registration packet with your nametag, a schedule of events, list of attendees, maps, and reunion gift! Hang out between events or just drop in to relax during the day. We’ll have refreshments, restroom facilities, and a great atmosphere to make you feel right at home.

1–7 p.m. Open house at the Ralston Listening Library, upstairs, duPont Library. Come enjoy some music in this world- class listening facility built in memory of beloved Sewanee professor Father William Ralston, C’51. We’ll be playing some of Father Ralston’s and Charles Harrison’s favorite selections.

2–3:30 p.m. Information session and campus tour for high school students and families. As a Sewanee alumnus or alumna, you know a great deal about the University, but if you have college- bound children attending reunion with you, plan to attend one of the campus tours and information sessions sponsored by the Office of Admission. Save your space at engage.sewanee.edu/visit.

7–9 p.m. Reunion kickoff parties—see class schedules below.

7:30 p.m. Movie How to Train Your Dragon: The HiddenWorld at the Sewanee Union Theater.

7:53 p.m. Sunset at the Cross. You can’t come to the Mountain and not catch a great sunset! Make a trip to the Memorial Cross a little before sunset to witness the unbelievable beauty! Post pictures using #reunionsunset.

8:30–10 p.m. The Cordell-Lorenz Observatory will be open for stargazing, weather permitting. Use the stairs on the third floor of Carnegie Hall to access the roof.

Friday, June 7

8 a.m.–noon William R. Laurie University Archives open house, the old Kappa Sigma fraternity house, next to duPont Library. Current exhibition, Sewanee Historic Houses.

8 a.m.–6 p.m. Registration at McGriff Alumni House on Georgia Avenue. Make this your first stop on the Domain for reunion. Pick up your registration packet with your nametag, a schedule of events, list of attendees, maps, and reunion gift! Hang out between events or just drop in to relax during the day. We’ll have refreshments, restroom facilities, and a great atmosphere to make you feel right at home.

8:30–10:30 a.m. Information session and campus tour for high school students and families. As a Sewanee alumnus or alumna, you know a great deal about the University, but if you have college-bound children attending reunion with you, plan to attend one of the campus tours and information sessions sponsored by the Office of Admission. Save your space at engage.sewanee.edu/visit.

9 a.m.–4 p.m. Office of Financial Aid open hours. Parents of high school students, are you struggling with the acronyms of financial aid as your students plan their college career? The Office of Financial Aid is open to answer your questions. We can explain the aid application process at Sewanee and share our knowledge of the process in general, just in case you are looking at other colleges and universities. Fulford Hall.

10 a.m. Sewanee seminar. Professor Emeritus of English John Reishman will present “Matthew Arnold and Living the Good Life After College.” Go back to class with a favorite professor teaching a special offering just for you. Gailor Auditorium.

10 a.m.–4 p.m. Open house at the Ralston Listening Library, upstairs, duPont Library. Come enjoy some music in this world-class listening facility built in memory of beloved Sewanee professor Father William Ralston, C’51. We’ll be playing some of Father Ralston’s and Charles Harrison’s favorite selections. (Closed noon–1 p.m.)

11 a.m. Sewanee Village development update. Hear from Frank Gladu, special assistant to the vice-chancellor. He will share the plans for downtown Sewanee—new businesses, civic spaces, housing, and the new home of the bookstore. Gailor Auditorium.

11:30 a.m.–1:30 p.m. Lunch. Summer salads, hot dogs, and ice cream at McClurg Dining Hall. Nametag gets you in. Fresh and locally sourced salad lettuces, vegetables, and fruits.

1 p.m. Sewanee seminar. Professor of Geology Bran Potter will present “Tales from the Trails.” Go back to class with a favorite professor teaching a special offering just for you. Gailor Auditorium.

1–4 p.m. Fourth Annual Grateful Dead Extravaganza at the Ralston Listening Library, upstairs, duPont Library. Come enjoy some music in this world-class listening facility built in memory of beloved Sewanee professor Father William Ralston, C’51.

1–5 p.m. William R. Laurie University Archives open house, the old Kappa Sigma fraternity house, next to duPont Library. Current exhibition, Sewanee Historic Houses.

2 p.m. Sewanee seminar. “Spies and Lies: Espionage in America,” Tony Jordan, C’69. Jordan is a highly decorated former senior intelligence service officer of the CIA’s National Clandestine Service. Before that he was a pilot, test pilot, instructor, and squadron commander in the U.S. Air Force. From the jungles of Indochina to the front offices of the CIA, MI-5, and MI-6 with some hot deserts and dark alleys in between, Jordan was involved in Black Operations for more than 40 years. He is an accomplished spymaster and counterspy. Gailor Auditorium.

2–3:30 p.m. Information session and campus tour for high school students and families. As a Sewanee alumnus or alumna, you know a great deal about the University, but if you have college- bound children attending reunion with you, plan to attend one of the campus tours and information sessions sponsored by the Office of Admission. Save your space at engage.sewanee.edu/visit.

3 p.m. University and Sewanee cemeteries tour “Shoulders We Stand On” led by James Gipson, C’66, Sewanee historian. Meet at the cemetery gate across from Stirling’s Coffee House.

3 p.m. Frisbee golf tournament. Meet at the 19th hole, McGriff Alumni House, to play the Charlotte Manigault Park course. BYOF.

3:30 p.m. Sewanee seminar. “Two Theorems on the Fiscal and Monetary Effects on Interest Rates” by renowned economist Lacy Hunt, C’64. Gailor Auditorium.

3:30 p.m. Afternoon tea and talk. Auctioneer to the stars, Christie’s Managing Director and Global Director of Strategic Partnerships Lydia Fenet, C’99, will present excerpts from her no. 1 best-selling book on Amazon The Most Powerful Woman in the Room is You. Come enjoy an old-fashioned high tea. Books will be available. Torian Room in duPont library.

3:30 p.m. Carillon tour in historic Shapard Tower. Get a bird’s eye view of the Sewanee campus with this informative tour.

4:30 p.m. Raise the roof at the ticket booth. Come celebrate the restoration of the historic ticket booth at the entry of the football field.

5:30–7 p.m. Welcome back reunion lawn party with live music at McGriff Alumni House.

7 p.m. Class reunion parties. See reunion event section for class events. Dinner and drinks.

7:30 p.m. Movie How to Train Your Dragon: The HiddenWorld at the Sewanee Union Theater.

8 p.m. Workshop. Scenes from The Merchant of Venice with the American Shakespeare Company. As part of a new leadership consortium with the University, the ASC will spend one week with students on campus, engaging The Merchant of Venice, one of the well-known “problem plays,” through a series of exercises intended to translate Shakespeare from the page to the stage. Gailor Auditorium.

8:30–10 p.m. The Cordell-Lorenz Observatory will be open for stargazing, weather permitting. Use the stairs on the third floor of Carnegie Hall to access the roof.

9 p.m.–midnight All alumni dance with live music by Men of Soul, Towson Engsberg, C’84, on drums, under the alumni tent behind to McGriff Alumni House. Beverages and snacks provided.

Saturday, June 8

8 a.m. Fun run for alumni beginning at McGriff Alumni House. Start the day with a 5K to the Cross and back.

8 a.m.–noon Registration at McGriff Alumni House on Georgia Avenue. Make this your first stop on the Domain for reunion. Pick up your registration packet with your nametag, a schedule of events, list of attendees, maps, and reunion gift! Hang out between events or just drop in to relax during the day. We’ll have refreshments, restroom facilities, and a great atmosphere to make you feel right at home.

8 a.m.–4 p.m. Reunion golf on the Course at Sewanee. Call to schedule a tee time, 931.598.1104.

8:30–10 a.m. Breakfast in McClurg Dining Hall. Be wowed by the current dining offerings in the dining hall. Your nametag serves as your entrance.

9 a.m. Mountain Goat Trail timed park run. Meet at the Mountain Goat Trail entrance in Sewanee at Pearl’s Fine Dining parking lot, 15344 Sewanee Hwy. The event is timed. All you need to do to participate is register at parkrun.us, print your barcode, and show up.

9–10 a.m. University Farm open house. The baby goats are old enough to pet, a new Faery Garden is open, and there are activities for all ages. Learn about aquaponics, University crops and specialty products, and all the exciting developments at the University Farm. Meet at the old dairy on Brakefield Road.

9:30 a.m.–4 p.m. War Memorial Chapel plaque. Stop by the War Memorial Chapel inside All Saints’ Chapel and see the new updated plaques.

10 a.m. Sewanee seminar. Author and CNBC contributor Michael Farr, C’84, will present “Are We Having Fun Yet? Market and Economic Outlook”. Gailor Auditorium.

10 a.m.–noon Open house at the Ralston Listening Library, upstairs, duPont Library. Come enjoy some music in this world-class listening facility built in memory of beloved Sewanee professor Father William Ralston, C’51.

10 a.m.–4 p.m. Stop by the Cup and Gown, the new café inside duPont library. Check out the renovated main floor of the library and grab a snack and drink at the new favorite student hangout. (Closed noon–1 p.m.)

10 a.m.–4 p.m. Trackless train. Catch a ride through campus as the train makes the rounds throughout the day. Take the train to Green’s View to take that selfie or to see the newest sites on campus.

11 a.m. Sewanee seminar. Vice-Chancellor and President John McCardell presents, “A Short History of Baseball.” “Whoever wants to know the heart and mind of America had better learn baseball, the rules, and reality of the game.” So wrote the great cultural historian Jacques Barzun in 1954. This talk will offer a brief foray into the history of America’s national pastime and perhaps also, if only for a fleeting moment, some deeper knowledge about our country’s heart and mind. Gailor Auditorium.

11:30 a.m. Red Ribbon Society reunion, Social Lodge, on the corner of Georgia and Mississippi Avenues.

noon Carillon concert, Shapard Tower. Watch on a big screen tv below the tower as you enjoy the musical performance.

noon Reunion picnic, McGriff Alumni House lawn. Enjoy a BBQ lunch with live music. It’s the place to be!

1–4 p.m. Class reunion hangouts. In between events and activities, hang out with other classmates to reconnect and reminisce. McGriff Alumni House lawn will be your home base.

1–4 p.m. Jukebox party at McGriff Alumni House. That’s right—we have our own jukebox now! Select your favorite songs.

1:30 p.m. Alumni hike led by Mary Patten Priestley, C’72. Get a guided hike of Abbo’s Alley and hear about the history, horticulture, utilization, and rebirth of the popular central campus trail. Meet at the millstone next to the ATO House on University Avenue.

1:30 p.m. Sewanee Historic Houses presentation. The Sewanee Trust for Historic Preservation will sponsor a tour of Wyndclyffe Hall, the home of Cindy and Professor Bran Potter, 341 Kentucky Ave.

2:30 p.m. Sewanee Rotaract Club talk “Relay for Life Spurs a Campaign for a Smoke Free Campus.” Hear from the student president about the new organization and the exciting success they’ve had. Social Lodge.

2:30 p.m. Tug of war contest. Bachelor of arts vs. bachelor of science majors will compete in this inaugural new tradition. On the alumni lawn next to McGriff Alumni House.

3 p.m. Medical Alumni Reunion, Harris Commons in Spencer Hall. Join other alumni in the health professions and meet the pre-health faculty to learn about the modern program.

3–4 p.m. Open house in Breslin Tower by the Sewanee Guild of Change Ringers Tower Captain John Solomon.

4 p.m. Class photos and champagne toast in Guerry Garth. We’ll toast to all things Sewanee and capture the weekend in a group photo of each class.

5 p.m. Parade of classes to the all alumni celebration and reunion convocation. Parade begins in Guerry Garth.

5 p.m. All alumni celebration and reunion convocation in All Saints’ Chapel. Join fellow alumni for the presentation of alumni awards and class reunion gifts and to hear remarks from Vice-Chancellor John McCardell. Meet this year’s award winners.

6–9 p.m. Reunion party on the Quad. Find your class for a final class party with live music, food, drink, and fun!

7:30 p.m. Movie How to Train Your Dragon: The HiddenWorld at the Sewanee Union Theater.

9 p.m. Reunion fireworks show. Enjoy spectacular fireworks from the most incredible view. Look for the purple and gold fireworks as they are revealed above Shapard Tower of All Saints’ Chapel.

9:30 p.m.–midnight All alumni dance party. Dance the night away at this popular event! Live music by Entice. On the Quad.

Sunday, June 9

9:45 a.m. Choir practice for alumni who want to participate in the alumni choir. Meet in the choir room, basement of Carnegie Hall.

11 a.m. Holy Eucharist alumni service at All Saints’ Chapel with an alumni choir. Alumni are invited to participate in the choir.

1:30 p.m. Carillon tour in historic Shapard Tower. Get a bird’s eye view of the Sewanee campus with this informative tour.

 


REUNION EVENTS

 

Be sure to check the overall schedule for non-class events open to all alumni.

Class of 1959—60th Reunion

Thursday, 7–9 p.m. 60th reunion kickoff party at the Sewanee Inn.

Friday, 5:30–7 p.m. Welcome back all reunion lawn party at McGriff Alumni House.

Friday, 7–9 p.m. 60th class reunion party at the Sewanee Inn.

Friday, 9 p.m.–midnight All reunion dance with live music by Men of Soul under the alumni tent next to McGriff Alumni House.

Saturday, 8:30–10 a.m. Breakfast at McClurg Dining Hall. Join your class and others for a full breakfast. Your nametag gets you in.

Saturday, noon All reunion picnic, with live music, McGriff Alumni House lawn.

Saturday, 1–4 p.m. 60th reunion class hangout, McGriff Alumni House.

Saturday 3 p.m. Graveside memorial service for classmate Tony Gooch, C’59. University Cemetery.

Saturday, 4 p.m. Class photo and champagne toast, Guerry Garth.

Saturday, 4:30 p.m. Parade of classes into All Saints’ Chapel. Find the 60th reunion banner and join your classmates for this new tradition.

Saturday, 5 p.m. All reunion celebration and reunion convocation in All Saints’ Chapel. Join fellow alumni for the presentation of alumni awards and reunion class gifts and to hear remarks from Vice-Chancellor John McCardell. Meet this year’s award winners.

Saturday, 7–9 p.m. Reunion class party at the home of Kate and Robert Gooch, C’59. 201 Old Jackson Mine. Directions: At the blinking light at the entrance to St. Andrew’s-Sewanee, turn onto TN-156/Jump-Off Road. At the next stop sign, turn left and then take an immediate right. (This is still Jump-Off Road.). You will be going around the end of the airport runway. After 3.2 miles on Jump-Off Road, turn right onto Gudger Road. (There are a camp and a lake on the left just before the turn.) Stay on Gudger Road for 1.7 miles. After the road turns to gravel, McBee Road enters from right. Turn right on McBee and take an immediate left into Myers Point. Enter # 0320 on the keypad; the gate will open. Go through the gate, and take an immediate left onto Canterbury Way. You’ll see a barn on the left. When you get to Old Jackson Mine Road, turn right onto it and follow it two tenths of a mile. Turn left into 201 Old Jackson Mine Road (it’s not the house to the right with the red roof).

Saturday, 9 p.m. Reunion fireworks show. Look for the purple and gold fireworks as they emerge above Shapard Tower.

Saturday, 9:30 p.m.–midnight All reunion dance party. Dance the night away at this popular event! Live music by Entice. On the Quad.

Sunday, 11 a.m. Holy Eucharist at All Saints’ Chapel. Join the alumni choir.

Class of 1964—55th Reunion

Thursday, 7–9 p.m. 55th reunion kickoff party at the Sewanee Inn.

Friday, 3:30 p.m. Sewanee seminar. “Two Theorems on the Fiscal and Monetary Effects on Interest Rates” by renowned economist Lacy Hunt, C’64. Gailor Auditorium.

Friday, 5:30–7 p.m. Welcome back all reunion lawn party at McGriff Alumni House.

Friday, 7–9 p.m. 55th class reunion party. Sewanee Inn.

Friday, 9 p.m.–midnight All reunion dance with live music by Men of Soul under the alumni tent next to McGriff Alumni House.

Saturday, 8:30–10 a.m. Breakfast at McClurg Dining Hall. Join your class and others for a full breakfast. Your nametag gets you in.

Saturday, noon All reunion picnic, with live music, McGriff Alumni House lawn.

Saturday, 1–4 p.m. 55th reunion hangout, McGriff Alumni House.

Saturday, 4 p.m. Class photo and champagne toast, Guerry Garth.

Saturday, 4:30 p.m. Parade of classes into All Saints’ Chapel. Find the 55th reunion banner and join your classmates for this new tradition.

Saturday, 5 p.m. All reunion celebration and reunion convocation in All Saints’ Chapel. Join fellow alumni for the presentation of alumni awards and reunion class gifts and to hear remarks from Vice-Chancellor John McCardell. Meet this year’s award winners.

Saturday, 6–9 p.m. Reunion class party at the Sewanee Inn with the 50th reunion class.

Saturday, 9 p.m. Reunion fireworks show. Look for the purple and gold fireworks as they emerge above Shapard Tower.

Saturday, 9:30 p.m.–midnight All reunion dance party. Dance the night away at this popular event! Live music by Entice. On the Quad.

Sunday, 11 a.m. Holy Eucharist at All Saints’ Chapel. Join the alumni choir.

Class of 1969—50th Reunion

Thursday, 7 p.m. Welcome back class of 1969 reunion kickoff party at the Sewanee home of Horry Parker, hosted by Tee Parker, C’69. 635 University Ave.

Friday, 9 a.m. and 9:10 a.m. Tee times for the Class of 1969 golf outing. Meet at the Course at Sewanee to enjoy playing on the award-winning golf course.

Friday, 10 a.m. 50th reunion campus driving tour. Meet shuttles behind Fulford Hall.

Friday, noon 50th reunion lunch at McClurg Dining Hall.

Friday, 2 p.m. Sewanee seminar. “Spies and Lies: Espionage in America,” Tony Jordan, C’69. Jordan is a highly decorated former senior intelligence service officer of the CIA’s National Clandestine Service. Before that he was a pilot, test pilot, instructor, and squadron commander in the U.S. Air Force. From the jungles of Indochina to the front offices of the CIA, MI-5, and MI-6 with some hot deserts and dark alleys in between, Jordan was involved in Black Operations for more than 40 years. He is an accomplished spymaster and counterspy. Gailor Auditorium.

Friday, 5:30–7 p.m. Welcome back all reunion lawn party at McGriff Alumni House.

Friday, 5:50 p.m. Class photo by the site of the new Wellness Commons (across from Chen Hall). Vice-Chancellor McCardell will acknowledge the Class of 1969 reunion gift.

Friday, 6–8 p.m. 50th reunion class party at Chen Hall, home of Vice-Chancellor John and Bonnie McCardell. 601 University Ave., across from the new Wellness Commons.

Friday, 9 p.m.–midnight All reunion dance with live music by Men of Soul under the alumni tent next to McGriff Alumni House.

Saturday, 8:30–10 a.m. Breakfast at McClurg Dining Hall. Join your class and others for a full breakfast. Your nametag gets you in.

Saturday, noon Reunion picnic. Alumni tent behind McGriff Alumni House.

Saturday, 1–4 p.m. 50th reunion class hangout, McGriff Alumni House.

Saturday, 4 p.m. Class photo and champagne toast, Guerry Garth.

Saturday, 4:30 p.m. Parade of classes into All Saints’ Chapel. Find the 50th reunion banner and join your classmates for this new tradition.

Saturday, 5 p.m. All reunion celebration and reunion convocation in All Saints’ Chapel. Join fellow alumni for the presentation of alumni awards and reunion class gifts and to hear remarks from Vice-Chancellor John McCardell. Meet this year’s award winners.

Saturday, 6:15 p.m. (or immediately following the reunion convocation) Reunion class banquet at the Sewanee Inn.

Saturday, 9:30 p.m.–midnight All reunion dance party. Dance the night away at this popular event! Live music by Entice. On the Quad.

Sunday, 9:30 a.m. 50th reunion farewell breakfast in McClurg Dining Hall balcony.

Sunday, 11 a.m. Holy Eucharist at All Saints’ Chapel. Join the alumni choir.

Class of 1974—45th Reunion

Thursday, 7–9 p.m. 45th reunion kickoff party at the Social Lodge, Georgia Avenue.

Friday, 5:30–7 p.m. Welcome back all reunion lawn party at McGriff Alumni House.

Friday, 7–9 p.m. 45th reunion class party at the Sewanee Inn.

Friday, 9 p.m.–midnight All reunion dance with live music by Men of Soul under the alumni tent next to McGriff Alumni House.

Saturday, 8:30–10 a.m. Breakfast at McClurg Dining Hall. Join your class and others for a full breakfast. Your nametag gets you in.

Saturday, noon All reunion picnic, with live music, McGriff Alumni House lawn.

Saturday, 1–4 p.m. 45th reunion class hangout, McGriff Alumni House lawn. Relax and hang out between events with other classmates. Catch up in a casual setting. We’ll have ice for your coolers, soft drinks, and water.

Saturday, 4 p.m. Class photo and champagne toast, Guerry Garth.

Saturday, 4:30 p.m. Parade of classes into All Saints’ Chapel. Find the 45th reunion banner and join your classmates for this new tradition.

Saturday, 5 p.m. All reunion celebration and reunion convocation in All Saints’ Chapel. Join fellow alumni for the presentation of alumni awards and reunion class gifts and to hear remarks from Vice-Chancellor John McCardell. Meet this year’s award winners.

Saturday, 6–9 p.m. 45th reunion class party on the Quad. Find the 45th reunion tent for a final class party with food, drink, and fun!

Saturday, 9 p.m. Reunion fireworks show. Look for the purple and gold fireworks as they emerge above Shapard Tower.

Saturday, 9:30 p.m.–midnight All reunion dance party. Dance the night away at this popular event! Live music by Entice. On the Quad.

Sunday, 11 a.m. Holy Eucharist at All Saints’ Chapel. Join the alumni choir.

Class of 1979—40th Reunion

Thursday, 7–9 p.m. 40th reunion kickoff party at the home of Knowles, C’79, and Bill, C’78, Harper. 301 Kirby Smith Road.

Friday, 5:30–7 p.m. Welcome back all reunion lawn party at McGriff Alumni House.

Friday, 7–9 p.m. 40th reunion class party at the home of Laurie and Jay, C’79, Fisher. 190 Kirby Smith Road.

Friday, 9 p.m.–midnight All reunion dance with live music by Men of Soul under the alumni tent next to McGriff Alumni House.

Saturday, 8:30–10 a.m. Breakfast at McClurg Dining Hall. Join your class and others for a full breakfast. Your nametag gets you in.

Saturday, noon All reunion picnic, with live music, McGriff Alumni House lawn.

Saturday, 1–4 p.m. 40th reunion class hangout, McGriff Alumni House lawn. Relax and hang out between events with other classmates. Catch up in a casual setting.

Saturday, 4 p.m. Class photo and champagne toast, Guerry Garth.

Saturday, 4:30 p.m. Parade of classes into All Saints’ Chapel. Find the 40th reunion banner and join your classmates for this new tradition.

Saturday, 5 p.m. All reunion celebration and reunion convocation in All Saints’ Chapel. Join fellow alumni for the presentation of alumni awards and reunion class gifts and to hear remarks from Vice-Chancellor John McCardell. Meet this year’s award winners. Your classmate, Grayson Hall, C’79, will receive the Distinguished Alumnus Award.

Saturday, 6–9 p.m. 40th reunion class party on the Quad. Find the 40th reunion tent for a final class party with food, drink, and fun!

Saturday, 9 p.m. Reunion fireworks show. Look for the purple and gold fireworks as they emerge above Shapard Tower.

Saturday, 9:30 p.m.–midnight All reunion dance party. Dance the night away at this popular event! Live music by Entice. On the Quad.

Sunday, 11 a.m. Holy Eucharist at All Saints’ Chapel. Join the alumni choir.

Class of 1984—35th Reunion

Thursday, 7–9 p.m. 35th reunion class party at the Sewanee home of Joy, C’82, and Reed, C’84, Gardner. 139 Florida Ave.

Friday, 5:30–7 p.m. Welcome back all reunion lawn party at McGriff Alumni House.

Friday, 7–9 p.m. 35th reunion class party under the alumni tent next to McGriff Alumni House.

Friday, 9 p.m.–midnight All reunion dance with live music by Men of Soul, Towson Engsberg, C’84, on drums under the alumni tent.

Saturday, 8:30–10 a.m. Breakfast at McClurg Dining Hall. Join your class and others for a full breakfast. Your nametag gets you in.

Saturday, noon All reunion picnic, with live music, McGriff Alumni House lawn.

Saturday, 1–4 p.m. 35th reunion class hangout, McGriff Alumni House. Relax and hang out between events with other classmates. Catch up in a casual setting.

Saturday, 4 p.m. Class photo and champagne toast, Guerry Garth.

Saturday, 4:30 p.m. Parade of classes into All Saints’ Chapel. Find the 35th reunion banner and join your classmates for this new tradition.

Saturday, 5 p.m. All reunion celebration and reunion convocation in All Saints’ Chapel. Join fellow alumni for the presentation of alumni awards and reunion class gifts and to hear remarks from Vice-Chancellor John McCardell. Meet this year’s award winners.

Saturday, 6–9 p.m. Reunion party on the Quad. Find the 35th reunion tent for a final class party with food, drink, and fun!

Saturday, 9 p.m. Reunion fireworks show. Look for the purple and gold fireworks as they emerge above Shapard Tower.

Saturday, 9:30 p.m.–midnight All reunion dance party. Dance the night away at this popular event! Live music by Entice. On the Quad.

Sunday, 11 a.m. Holy Eucharist at All Saints’ Chapel. Join the alumni choir.

Class of 1989—30th Reunion

Thursday, 7–9 p.m. 30th reunion kickoff party at the home of Katie and Parker, C’89, Oliver. 211 Running Knob Hollow Road.

Friday, 5:30–7 p.m. Welcome back all reunion lawn party at McGriff Alumni House.

Friday, 7–9 p.m. 30th reunion class party at Convocation Hall.

Friday, 9 p.m.–midnight All reunion dance with live music by Men of Soul under the alumni tent next to McGriff Alumni House.

Saturday, 8:30–10 a.m. Breakfast at McClurg Dining Hall. Join your class and others for a full breakfast. Your nametag gets you in.

Saturday, noon All reunion picnic, with live music, McGriff Alumni House lawn.

Saturday, 1–4 p.m. 30th reunion class hangout at Mcgriff Alumni House lawn. Relax and hang out between events with other classmates. Catch up in a casual setting.

Saturday, 4 p.m. Class photo and champagne toast, Guerry Garth.

Saturday, 4:30 p.m. Parade of classes into All Saints’ Chapel. Find the 30th reunion banner and join your classmates for this new tradition.

Saturday, 5 p.m. All reunion celebration and reunion convocation in All Saints’ Chapel. Join fellow alumni for the presentation of alumni awards and reunion class gifts and to hear remarks from Vice-Chancellor John McCardell. Meet this year’s award winners.

Saturday, 6–9 p.m. 30th reunion class party on the Quad. Find the 30th reunion tent for a final class party with food, drink, and fun!

Saturday, 9 p.m. Reunion fireworks show. Look for the purple and gold fireworks as they emerge above Shapard Tower.

Saturday, 9:30 p.m.–midnight All reunion dance party. Dance the night away at this popular event with live music by Entice. On the Quad.

Sunday, 11 a.m. Holy Eucharist at All Saints’ Chapel. Join the alumni choir.

Class of 1994—25th Reunion

Thursday, 7–9 p.m. 25th reunion kickoff party.

Friday, 5:30–7 p.m. Welcome back all reunion lawn party at McGriff Alumni House.

Friday, 7–9 p.m. 25th reunion class party.

Friday, 9 p.m.–midnight All reunion dance with live music by Men of Soul under the alumni tent next to McGriff Alumni House.

Saturday, 8:30–10 a.m. Breakfast at McClurg Dining Hall. Join your class and others for a full breakfast. Your nametag gets you in.

Saturday, noon All reunion picnic, with live music, McGriff Alumni House lawn.

Saturday, 1–4 p.m. 25th reunion class hangout at McGriff Alumni House. Relax and hang out between events with other classmates. Catch up in a casual setting.

Saturday, 4 p.m. Class photo and champagne toast, Guerry Garth.

Saturday, 4:30 p.m. Parade of classes into All Saints’ Chapel. Find the 25th reunion banner and join your classmates for this new tradition.

Saturday, 5 p.m. All reunion celebration and reunion convocation in All Saints’ Chapel. Join fellow alumni for the presentation of alumni awards and reunion class gifts and to hear remarks from Vice-Chancellor John McCardell. Meet this year’s award winners.

Saturday, 6–9 p.m. 25th reunion class party on the Quad. Find the 25th reunion tent for a final class party with food, drink, and fun!

Saturday, 9 p.m. Reunion fireworks show. Look for the purple and gold fireworks as they emerge above Shapard Tower.

Saturday, 9:30 p.m.–midnight All reunion dance party. Dance the night away at this popular event with live music by Entice. On the Quad.

Sunday, 11 a.m. Holy Eucharist at All Saints’ Chapel. Join the alumni choir.

Class of 1999—20th Reunion

Thursday, 7–9 p.m. 20th reunion kickoff party, Convocation Hall.

Friday, 3:30 p.m. Afternoon tea and talk. Auctioneer to the stars, Christie’s Managing Director and Global Director of Strategic Partnerships Lydia Fenet, C’99, will present excerpts from her 
no. 1 best-selling book on Amazon, The Most Powerful Woman in the Room is You. Come enjoy an old-fashioned high tea. Books will be available. Torian Room in duPont library.

Friday, 5:30–7 p.m. Welcome back all reunion lawn party at McGriff Alumni House.

Friday, 7–9 p.m. 20th reunion class party at the home of Nicky Hamilton, C’99. 305 North Carolina Ave.

Friday, 9 p.m.–midnight All reunion dance with live music by Men of Soul under the alumni tent next to McGriff Alumni House.

Saturday, 8:30–10 a.m. Breakfast at McClurg Dining Hall. Join your class and others for a full breakfast. Your nametag gets you in.

Saturday, noon All reunion picnic, with live music, McGriff Alumni House lawn.

Saturday, 1–4 p.m. 20th reunion class hangout, McGriff Alumni House. Relax and hang out between events with other classmates. Catch up in a casual setting.

Saturday, 4 p.m. Class photo and champagne toast, Guerry Garth.

Saturday, 4:30 p.m. Parade of classes into All Saints’ Chapel. Find the 20th reunion banner and join your classmates for this new tradition.

Saturday, 5 p.m. All reunion celebration and reunion convocation in All Saints’ Chapel. Join fellow alumni for the presentation of alumni awards and reunion class gifts and to hear remarks from Vice-Chancellor John McCardell. Meet this year’s award winners.

Saturday, 6–9 p.m. Reunion party on the Quad. Find the 20th reunion tent for a final class party with food, drink, and fun!

Saturday, 9 p.m. Reunion fireworks show. Look for the purple and gold fireworks as they emerge above Shapard Tower.

Saturday, 9:30 p.m.–midnight All reunion dance party. Dance the night away at this popular event! Live music by Entice. On the Quad.

Sunday, 11 a.m. Holy Eucharist at All Saints’ Chapel. Join the alumni choir.

Class of 2004—15th Reunion

Thursday, 7–9 p.m. 15th reunion kickoff party under the alumni tent next to McGriff Alumni House.

Friday, 5:30–7 p.m. Welcome back all reunion lawn party at McGriff Alumni House.

Friday, 7–9 p.m. 15th reunion class party at the home of Dietrich Parker, C’04. 635 University Ave.

Friday, 9 p.m.–midnight All reunion dance with live music by Men of Soul under the alumni tent next to McGriff Alumni House.

Saturday, 8:30–10 a.m. Breakfast at McClurg Dining Hall. Join your class and others for a full breakfast. Your nametag gets you in.

Saturday, noon All reunion picnic, McGriff Alumni House lawn.

Saturday, 1–4 p.m. 15th reunion class headquarters, McClurg Dining Hall patio. Relax and hang out between events with other classmates. Catch up in a casual setting.

Saturday, 4 p.m. Class photo and champagne toast, Guerry Garth.

Saturday, 4:30 p.m. Parade of classes into All Saints’ Chapel. Find the 15th reunion banner and join your classmates for this new tradition.

Saturday, 5 p.m. All reunion celebration and reunion convocation in All Saints’ Chapel. Join fellow alumni for the presentation of alumni awards and reunion class gifts and to hear remarks from Vice-Chancellor John McCardell. Meet this year’s award winners. Your classmate, Rosilyn Rayborn, C’04, will receive the Distinguished Young Alumnus Award.

Saturday, 6–9 p.m. 15th reunion class party on the Quad. Find the 15th reunion tent for a final class party with food, drink, and fun!

Saturday, 9 p.m. Reunion fireworks show. Look for the purple and gold fireworks as they emerge above Shapard Tower.

Saturday, 9:30 p.m.–midnight All reunion dance party. Dance the night away at this popular event! With live music by Entice. On the Quad.

Sunday, 11 a.m. Holy Eucharist at All Saints’ Chapel. Join the alumni choir.

Class of 2009—10th Reunion

Thursday, 7–9 p.m. 10th reunion kickoff party at Stirling’s Coffee House lawn.

Friday, 5:30–7 p.m. Welcome back all reunion lawn party at McGriff Alumni House.

Friday, 7–9 p.m. 10th reunion class party, at Shenanigans.

Friday, 9 p.m.–midnight All reunion dance with live music by Men of Soul under the alumni tent next to McGriff Alumni House.

Saturday, 8:30–10 a.m. Breakfast at McClurg Dining Hall. Join your class and others for a full breakfast. Your nametag gets you in.

Saturday, noon All reunion picnic, with live music, McGriff Alumni House lawn.

Saturday, 1–4 10th reunion class hangout. Relax and hang out between events with other classmates at a designated space at McGriff Alumni House. Catch up in a casual setting.

Saturday, 4 p.m. Class photo and champagne toast, Guerry Garth.

Saturday, 4:30 p.m. Parade of classes into All Saints’ Chapel. Find the 10th reunion banner and join your classmates for this new tradition.

Saturday, 5 p.m. All reunion celebration and reunion convocation in All Saints’ Chapel. Join fellow alumni for the presentation of alumni awards and reunion class gifts and to hear remarks from Vice-Chancellor John McCardell. Meet this year’s award winners.

Saturday, 6–9 p.m. 10th reunion class party on the Quad. Find the 10th reunion tent for a final class party with food, drink, and fun!

Saturday, 9 p.m. Reunion fireworks show. Look for the purple and gold fireworks as they emerge above Shapard Tower.

Saturday, 9:30 p.m.–midnight All reunion dance party. Dance the night away at this popular event! Live music by Entice. On the Quad.

Sunday, 11 a.m. Holy Eucharist at All Saints’ Chapel. Join the alumni choir.

Class of 2014—5th Reunion

Thursday, 7–9 p.m. 5th reunion kickoff party at Shenanigan’s (new upper floor event space)

Friday, 5:30–7 p.m. Welcome back all reunion lawn party at McGriff Alumni House.

Friday, 7–9 p.m. 5th reunion class party Stirling’s Coffee House lawn.

Friday, 9 p.m.–midnight All reunion dance with live music by Men of Soul under the alumni tent next to McGriff Alumni House.

Saturday, 8:30–10 a.m. Breakfast at McClurg Dining Hall. Join your class and others for a full breakfast. Your nametag gets you in.

Saturday, noon All reunion picnic, with live music, McGriff Alumni House lawn.

Saturday, 1–4 5th reunion class hangout. Relax and hang out between events with other classmates at a designated space at McGriff Alumni House. Catch up in a casual setting.

Saturday, 4 p.m. Class photo and champagne toast, Guerry Garth.

Saturday, 4:30 p.m. Parade of classes into All Saints’ Chapel. Find the 5th reunion banner and join your classmates for this new tradition.

Saturday, 5 p.m. All reunion celebration and reunion convocation in All Saints’ Chapel. Join fellow alumni for the presentation of alumni awards and reunion class gifts and to hear remarks from Vice-Chancellor John McCardell. Meet this year’s award winners.

Saturday, 6–9 p.m. 10th reunion class party on the Quad. Find the 5th reunion tent for a final class party with food, drink, and fun!

Saturday, 9 p.m. Reunion fireworks show. Look for the purple and gold fireworks as they emerge above Shapard Tower.

Saturday, 9:30 p.m.–midnight All reunion dance party. Dance the night away at this popular event! Live music by Entice. On the Quad.

Sunday, 11 a.m. Holy Eucharist at All Saints’ Chapel. Join the alumni choir.

 


RESTAURANTS AND SHOPS

 

Please join us for the scheduled meals.
Thursday -  Dinner at Class Reunion Parties
Friday - Lunch in McClurg Dining Hall
Friday - Dinner at Class Reunion Parties
Saturday - Breakfast at McClurg Dining Hall
Saturday - Lunch at the Reunion Picnic next to the alumni house
Saturday - Dinner at Class Reunion Parties on the Quad

Sewanee

Blue Chair Bakery (931.598.5434) Open Mon.–Sat. 7 a.m.–
6 p.m., Sun. 7 a.m.–2 p.m.

Blue Chair Tavern (931.598.5434) Open Mon.–Thurs. 4–10:30 p.m., Sat. 11 a.m.–11:30 p.m., Sun. 11 a.m.–10:30 p.m.

Octoπ (931.598.9000) Wood-fired pizza. Located behind the Sewanee Market at 36 Ball Park Road. Open Thurs.–Sun. evenings. Seating 5–9 p.m.

Shenanigans Restaurant (931.598.1885) Open Mon.–Wed. 11 a.m.–11:30 p.m., Thurs.–Sat. 11 a.m.–11:45 p.m., Sun. 11 a.m.–
9 p.m.

Stirling’s Coffee House (931.598.1885) Open Mon.–Sun. 7:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m.

Monteagle and Tracy City

Café 135 (931.924.4135) Thurs.–Fri. 10:30 a.m.–7 p.m.

Depot Café (931.924.2233) Thurs.–Sun. 6:30 a.m.–2 p.m.

Dutch Maid Bakery (931.592.3171) Café and bakery open Mon.–Sat. 7 a.m.–5 p.m., Sun. 11 a.m.–3 p.m.

High Point (931.924.4600) Sun.–Thurs. 5–9 p.m., Fri. and Sat. 5–10 p.m. Reservations recommended.

La Ranchera Mexican Restaurant (931.592.5111)

The Lunch Box (931.592.4663) Take-out

Mi Casa Mexican Restaurant (931.924.5550)

Monteagle Inn B&B (931.924.3869) Join us for breakfast 
8–10 a.m. during the weekend. Reservations preferred.

Mountain Goat Market Food & Grocery (931.924.2727) Tues.–Sat. 9 a.m.–9 p.m. Closed Sunday and Monday.

Papa Ron’s (931.924.3355) Mon.–Sun. 11 a.m.–9 p.m.

The Smokehouse (800.489.2091) Breakfast served all day. Full dinner menu.

Talullah’s Wine Lounge at the Monteagle Inn (931.924.3869) Reservations recommended.

Tea on the Mountain (931.592.4832) Traditional tea service.

Up in Smoke BBQ Cafe and Gifts (931.212.4506) Thurs. 
11 a.m.–6 p.m., Fri.–Sat. 11 a.m.–7 p.m., Sun. 11 a.m.–4 p.m.

Also: Hardee’s, Pizza Hut, Waffle House, Subway, Sonic, McDonald’s, Wendy’s, Dunkin’ Donuts, and Shan Chinese Buffet.

Cowan and Winchester

Arezzo’s (931.962.8680) Italian cuisine.

Fiesta Mexican Grill (931.962.9939). Sun.–Thurs. 11 a.m.–
9:30 p.m., Fri.–Sat. 11 a.m.–10 p.m.

John T’s BBQ (931.967.9600) American roadhouse.

Rafael’s Italian Restaurant (931.962.4997)

San Miguel Coffee Company (931.967.9197) Coffee, pastries, lunch.

Scallywags Uptown Grill (931.967.9302)

SHOPS AND GALLERIES

The Lemon Fair (931.598.5248) Whimsical gifts. thelemonfair.com.

Locals Art Gallery (931.598.0400) Call for hours or appt.

Taylor’s Mercantile (931.598.5893) Flowers and gifts.

Hallelujah Pottery (931.924.0141) Hand thrown pottery.

Mountain Outfitters (931.924.4100) Apparel and outdoor gear. Mon.–Sun. 10 a.m.–6 p.m. Email: outfitting@gmail.com.

CVS Monteagle (931.924.2341) Pharmacy.

Mooney’s Market and Emporium (931.924.7400) Fresh and local products, “mini Green Life.”

Henry Flury and Sons Market (931.592.5661) Oldest general store in the area, established 1910.

The Marugg Company (931.592.5042) Call for hours or 
tour appointment. Oldest scythe handle factory in the U.S.A., established 1873.

Questions:

Call the Alumni Relations Office
at 931.598.1633 or email
alumni@sewanee.edu