University at Albany - State University of New York

Class of 1950 - 60th Reunion

Class Councilors
Accommodations
 
The Class of 1950 events have been cancelled.
 

 Friday, October 8
Class of 1950
Hospitality Hours

Cancelled

 Saturday, October 9
Class of 1950
Reunion Dinner

 Cancelled 

 Sunday, Octobe 10
Class of 1950
Farewell Breakfast

 Cancelled 

 

Friday, October 8

10:00 a.m.–6:00 p.m.
Reunion Weekend Registration
Alumni House
Here’s a good place to start the reunion weekend.  Pick up your registration materials, meet your classmates, see old yearbooks, relax and enjoy a nice cup of coffee or apple cider on us.

12:15–2:00 p.m.
Reaching Higher, Achieving More Luncheon
Tent on the back lawn of the Science Library
Reaching Higher, Achieving More is an alumni campaign designed to showcase the remarkable career paths of University at Albany graduates.  They are entrepreneurs, educators, lawyers, corporate leaders, entertainers, doctors, social workers, authors, policymakers and more, and their impact is truly global.  This year will showcase Evan Michael Zahn ’82 and Kathryn Zox ’83.  These alums along with the other alumni inducted into this campaign are points of pride for the entire UAlbany community. Registration required. Free.

4:00–6:00 p.m.
Alumni Wine Tasting Reception

Alumni House
Please join the Alumni Association for a wine-tasting experience. Discover a fine selection of New York state wines complemented by cheese and hors d’oeuvres while you “un-wine-d” and meet fellow alumni, friends and guests. Registration required. Free. (Limit 1 guest)

This reunion event has been cancelled.

5:30–7:00 p.m.
Class of 1950 Hospitality Hours
Here’s another chance to reconnect over light fare. Registration required. Cost: $10.00/ person. Following this event, the Class of 1950 alumni will have a Dutch treat dinner at Holiday Inn.

Saturday, October 9

8:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m.
Reunion Weekend Registration

Alumni House

8:30–10:00 a.m.
Half–Century Club Breakfast

Hall of Fame Room, SEFCU Arena
Shuttle service available in Dutch Quad lot across from the Alumni House

Join fellow alumni and celebrate with the Class of 1960 as they are inducted into the Half-Century Club. Registration required. Free. (Limit 1 guest)

10:00 a.m.–Noon
Sorority Coffee Hours

Holiday Inn Express
1442 Western Avenue, Albany

Beta Zeta
Chi Sigma Theta
Gamma Kappa Phi
Kappa Delta

10:15–11:15 a.m.
Nanotech Complex Tour

Pick-up will be at the bus stop by the Science Library
Learn about the latest developments in nanotechnology as you tour the Albany Nanotech complex at the University at Albany’s College of Nanoscale Science and Engineering. Bus transportation will be available. Bus departs at 10:10 a.m. The tour will begin in the NanoFab North Rotunda, Building 253. Registration required. Free.

10:15–11:15 a.m.
Weather Watch Tour

NOAA National Weather Service Forecast Office, CESTM
Pick-up will be at the bus stop by the Science Library

Get a guided tour of the NOAA (National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration) National Weather Service Forecast Office at UAlbany and learn about weather forecasts and the technology that gives forecasters the ability to provide accurate weather information. Bus transportation will be available. Bus departs at 10:10 a.m. The tour will begin in the CESTM Rotunda. Registration required. Free.  *Individuals will be asked to sign in at the front door of the National Weather Service before entering the forecast facility.

10:15–11:45 a.m.
Aqua Ducks Tour

Pick-up will be at the bus stop by Science Library
Join other alumni, students, parents and guests for an exciting time aboard the amphibious Aqua Ducks. Tour downtown Albany, see the historic sites and then view the city skyline as the “Duck” splashes into the Hudson River. Registration required. Cost: $21.00/person.

11:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m.
Touchdown Tailgate

Tailgate tent area on back lawn of Science Library
Get into the spirit, enjoy food, fellowship and fun with other Great Danes fans under the big top. Receive free food, drink vouchers and a free T-shirt if you preregister. Free parking in the Dutch Quad lot; $5.00 in the SEFCU lot. Tables will be reserved for the Class of 1950.

1:00 p.m.
UAlbany Football Game vs. St. Francis Red Flash

University Field
Wear your purple and gold proudly and cheer on the UAlbany Great Danes as they tackle the opponents. Registration required. Cost: $12 reserved seating, $10 general admission and $3 kids 2-12.  Free for reunion class members who preregister.

1:00–2:30 p.m.
UAlbany Uptown & Downtown Campuses Bus Tour

Pick-up will be at the bus stop by the Science Library
See some of your old haunts and reminisce with alumni during this tour of the various buildings on both campuses. Geoffrey Williams, University archivist, will host the tour. Bus departs at 1:00 p.m. Registration required. Free.

This reunion event has been cancelled.

6:00 p.m.
Class of 1950 Reunion Dinner

Stonehenge D
Holiday Inn
205 Wolf Road, Albany

Swap stories and recapture those wonderful memories of your college years while you enjoy dinner. Registration required. Cost: $25:00–35.00/person.

Sunday, October 10

This reunion event has been cancelled.

9:00–10:30
Class of 1950 Farewell Breakfast
The Grille
Holiday Inn
205 Wolf Road, Albany

Share your last goodbye with your classmates…for now until the next reunion. Registration required. Cost: On your own.

Accommodations

Holiday Inn Albany
205 Wolf Road
Albany, NY 12205
(518) 458-7264
Complimentary shuttle service to and from
Albany International Airport is available for overnight guests.

Please ask for the
UAlbany Class of 1950 Reunion room block when making a reservation.
Reservations must be received by September 24, 2010.
For information on other accommodations,
please contact the Alumni Association at 1-800-836-2586.

 

Class Councilors:

Harold A. Vaughn
4000 Massachusetts Avenue NW, Apt 223
Washington D.C. 20016-5108
TEL (202) 362-7973

Audrey Koch Feathers
44 Willowbrook Road, Suite 109
Queensbury, NY 12804
TEL (518) 792-1513

 

 

Reunion Planning Committee:

Irwin Baumel
15914 Arbela Drive
Whittier, CA 90603-1208
TEL (562)947-4973

Audrey Koch Feathers
44 Willowbrook Road, Suite 10
Queensbury, NY 12804
TEL (518) 792-1513

Ken George
43 Woodwind Drive
Voorheesville, NY 12186-4850
TEL (518) 765-4442

Lila Lee Harrington
171 Saratoga Blvd
Saratoga Springs, NY 12866-9195

Dave Jack
10 Albert Road
Glendora, NJ 08029-1703
TEL (856) 939-2589

Ben Jackson
3116 Birchtree Lane
Silver Spring, MD 20906-3039
TEL (301) 460-9194

Charles Margolin
52 Golden Seasons Drive
Lakewood, NJ 08701-7539
TEL (732) 202-8252

Rhoda Riber Mones
12608 Senda Acantilada
San Diego, CA 92128-1423
TEL (858) 485-1979

Ken/Earline Thompson Sorenson
88 Hazelhurst Avenue
Auburn, NY 13021-5522
TEL (315) 252-7655

Harold (Sparky) Vaughn
4000 Massachusetts Avenue, Apt. 203
Washington D.C. 20016-5105
TEL (202) 362-7973


 

For questions or information, please contact:
Loida R. Vera Cruz
Assistant Director of Alumni Programs
lveracruz@uamail.albany.edu

(518
) 442-3080

 

 

 

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Alumni Association
Alumni House
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PHONE (518) 442-3080
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