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50-Year Reunion: Class of 1965

Save the date: May 22 & 23, 2015

Class of 1964, thanks for coming in 2014. See photos on Facebook and on Calvin's gallery.

UPDATE! Listen to the archive of our Medallion Ceremony (.mp3) or purchase the Audio CD from the Campus Store.

Our reunion took place over Commencement weekend.

Friday, May 23, 2014

9 a.m.–5 p.m. Registration and Coffee
Youngsma Center – Alumni Office

11 a.m., 1 & 2 p.m. Trolley Tour of the Franklin Campus
Meet at the Spoelhof Fieldhouse Complex circle drive

12 p.m. Buffet Luncheon
Spoelhof Fieldhouse Complex outdoor patio

1 p.m. Tour of Spoelhof Fieldhouse Complex
Lobby of the Spoelhof Fieldhouse Complex

1–4 p.m. Tours of the Dice Mineralogical Museum
North Hall foyer

2 p.m. Tour of the Covenant Fine Arts Center
West Lobby of the Covenant Fine Arts Center

3 p.m. Tour of the Rare Book Room

5:30 p.m. Reunion Reception
Prince Conference Center

6:30 p.m. Reunion Dinner
Prince Conference Center

Featuring Gordon VanderBrug, Cathy Nyenhuis VanderBrug, Ike Wassink, Alice Boelens Vander Velde and a group of Class of 1964 members singing, led by John Witvliet, Jr.

Saturday, May 24, 2014

8:45–10 a.m. Morning Coffee/Robe Distribution
Chapel Lobby

10:15 a.m. Medallion Ceremony Instructions

10:30–11:25 a.m. Worship Service and Medallion Ceremony

These beloved profs will be joining us: Alan Gebben (Biology), Roger Griffioen (Physics), Alvin Plantinga (Philosophy), Dave Tuuk (Physical Education), Steve Van Der Weele (English) and George Van Zwalenberg (Mathematics).

11:45 a.m. Class Photo

12 p.m. Lunch
Chapel Undercroft

1 p.m. Shuttle to Commencement
Buses will be located at the Chapel, south entrance

2 p.m. 2014 Commencement
Van Noord Arena; reserved seating for 1964 class member
and spouse only

3:30 p.m. Shuttle Back to the Chapel and Robe Return
Buses will be located at the Spoelhof Fieldhouse Complex
circle drive

Please contact or (616) 526-6507 with questions.

Planning Committee

50 Year Planning Committee

Mary Groot Brasser
Dale Cooper
Judy Oosterhouse Fletcher
Betty Vander Haak Grit
Jan Lanning Lanser
John Witvliet