2016 Alumni Weekend Registration Now Open!
Above, alumni gathered for the annual President’s Reception during Alumni Weekend 2014.
Alumni Weekend is Westminster College’s largest on-campus annual event for alumni and one of Westminster’s favorite traditions! Please make plans to attend this year’s Alumni Weekend, April 22-24.
This year’s schedule of events will be jam-packed with favorites such as the golf tournament, the Alumni Achievement Award convocation, the 50-year anniversary celebrating the Class of 1966, and the dueling pianos social event.
Check out the full schedule here, but here is a sampling of some of the great events planned!
Friday, April 22
Alumni Weekend Kick-Off Reception with Dr. Akande
3:00 p.m., Coulter Science Center Atrium
New event for 2016! Hosted by Dr. Benjamin and Bola Akande.
Retirement Reception for Dr. Bob Hansen, Dr. Pat Kirby, Dr. Bob Seelinger, Wayne Zade, and Linda Logan
3:30 – 4:30 p.m., Coulter Science Center Atrium/Lecture Hall
Westminster/William Woods Cocktail Party
5 – 7 p.m., Campus of William Woods University, Tucker Dining Hall
Parking behind Harmon/Atkinson Halls. Golf car shuttles will be available.
A great way to connect with friends! Appetizers and cash bar.
Class of 1966 – Golden Anniversary Dinner
7 – 9 p.m., Backer Dining Hall
Class picture, medals presented, and dinner for the Class of 1966 and their guests.
By invitation only.
Saturday, April 23
The Westminster Alumni Awards Convocation
10:30 a.m., Church of St. Mary the Virgin, Aldermanbury
All alumni are welcome as we recognize the 2016 Alumni Award recipients and the Golden Anniversary of the Class of 1966.
Dr. Benjamin Ola Akande (Q&A, The Future of WC)
2:30-3:30 p.m.,Coulter Science Center, Lecture Hall
Classes of 2006 and 1991 Reunion & Westminster Fund Celebration
7:30-8:30 p.m., Backer Dining Hall
By Spanky Entertainment
8:30 p.m. – 10:30 p.m., Backer Dining Hall
Complimentary appetizers. Cash bar available. Sponsored by Alumni Council.
Sunday, April 24
Alumni, Students, and Friends Church Service
11 a.m., Church of St. Mary the Virgin, Aldermanbury
Sermon”How to Walk on Water” to be presented by President Akande