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Friday, May 15, 2015
10 a.m.-3 p.m. - Registration & Social Gathering,Barrett Alumni Center
12 p.m. - President’s Luncheon, Barrett Alumni Center
Welcome by Don Jackson ’70, Hastings College President
2 p.m. - Campus Bus Tours, start/end at the Barrett Alumni Center
6 p.m. - Golden Graduation Reception, Barrett Alumni Center
7:15 p.m. - President's Reception, Circle Drive (in front of French Memorial Chapel)
Hosted by President Don Jackson ‘70 and his wife Beverlee Nelson
Saturday, May 16
Legacy Room, Sports Arena, Osborne Family Sports Complex, 800 East 12th St.
Reserved parking for Golden Graduates behind Fuhr Hall of Music
8:30 a.m. - Commencement Ceremony Social, continental breakfast will be provided
8:45 a.m. - 1964 Golden Graduation Class and Individual Photos
10 a.m. - Commencement, Golden Diplomas presented to the class of 1964
Immediately Following - Golden Graduation Buffet Luncheon, Hazelrigg Student Union, Room C
6 p.m. - Golden Graduation Social Hour, Barrett Alumni Center
7 p.m. - Golden Graduation Banquet, Barrett Alumni Center
Sunday, May 17
9:15 a.m. - Bon Voyage Breakfast Buffet, Lochland Country Club, 601 West Lochland Rd.
10:30 a.m. - First Presbyterian Church Service, 621 North Lincoln Ave.
What to Wear Guide
Friday Lunch, Registration/Social: Casual Dress or Business Casual
This is a casual day! Golf shirts, button-downs, slacks, Capri pants, jeans, dress shorts, casual tops, comfortable skirts and comfortable shoes. Don’t forget your camera!
Friday Evening: Casual Dress, Business Casual or Church Attire
The President’s Reception is “picnic style” held outside on the campus lawns. Slacks and sweaters/jackets (if it is cool), shoes that are suitable for backyard picnics. You can also keep the same dress from earlier in the day, no need to change. Cocktails and appetizers will be served at the Golden Graduation Reception. A full buffet will be served at the President’s Reception, this event is always a nice relaxing evening.
Saturday Commencement: Jacket & Tie, Church Attire
The Class of 1964 will be receiving their diploma during this time, so jackets, ties, skirts, dresses, nice church clothes are all good options. We will (Golden Graduates, family members and spouses) be seated in a private reserved section/room (overlooking the gym) that has easy entrance/exit and near restrooms and refreshments. Coffee, juice, ice water, fruit and rolls will be served. You can choose to stay for the entire ceremony or after the diplomas are distributed, you can make an exit. We will be taking professional photos to send to you during this time, but feel free to bring your own cameras as well.
Saturday Evening: Casual Dress, Business Casual, Church Attire
This fun memory filled evening is all about the class of 1964 and memories! Nice church attire is suitable, but please wear something that will be comfortable to laugh and reminisce the good ‘ole days in! Don’t forget the cameras! We will also be taking a group photo after dinner.
Sunday Morning: Traveling Attire or Church Attire
Please dress accordingly to your schedule for the day. Church attire if you are planning to attend a service this morning or travel attire if you are headed down the road. This is just a casual breakfast (full breakfast will be served) with no set agenda, just time for good-byes and final reunion memories.
Please call the Barrett Alumni Center at 402.461.7433.