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Register now for our 50th Reunion, May 20-23, 2010!

The 5oth Reunion Committee has been busy planning a fun-filled weekend.  This page has information regarding the weekend’s events and logistical details–including who’s planning to be there, hotel accommodations, class specific events and more.

If you have any questions as you prepare for the weekend, please contact David Sims at (860) 685-2408 or dsims01@wesleyan.edu.  See you in May!

50th Reunion Committee

"Hope to Attend" List

Click here to see who else is planning to attend and add your name to the list!

50th Reunion Class Gift

The Class of 1960 is hoping to raise $100,000 with 94% classmate participation through the Wesleyan Fund. These contributions will directly support financial aid for students. From May 1st to May 31st, the Board of Trustees will match gifts, dollar for dollar, up to $10,000. Please give now at https://give.wesleyan.edu to double your dollars for Wesleyan!

Class of 1960 Reunion Book

The 50th Class Book is completed and in the mail! Thank you to everyone who submitted an entry.

Reunion Accommodations

The Class of 1960 currently has rooms reserved under the "Wesleyan 50th Reunion" block at the Inn at Middletown with a rate of $229 per night. Reservations can be made by calling the hotel at (860) 854-6300 and must be made by March 22, 2010 to receive this special rate.

An alternative to the Inn at Middletown is the Marriott Rocky Hill in Rocky Hill, CT. There are rooms reserved under the "Wesleyan Reunion" block at a rate of $149 per night. Reservations can be made by calling the hotel at (860) 257-6000 and must be made by April 22, 2010 to receive this special rate.

A limited number of dorm rooms will also be available if you prefer to stay on campus. You can choose this option when registration for Reunion officially opens in March.

2010 Reunion Weekend Schedule

The full schedule for Reunion Weekend is now available.  View it here. The general outline of the schedule for our class is as follows:

Thursday, May 20 Arrivals
50th Reunion Welcome Reception and Dinner
Friday, May 21 WESeminars all day
All-College Lunch with tables reserved for the Class of 1960
Campus Tours
50th Reunion Dinner hosted by President Roth
Late-night Eclectic party with music by different generations of Wesleyan bands
Saturday, May 22 WESeminars continue all day
Traditional Alumni Parade and Annual Assembly
All-College picnic lunch and Festival on Foss Hill
50th Reunion reception and dinner
All-College Sing followed by the tent party on Andrus Field
Sunday, May 23 Brunch
178th Commencement Ceremony
Good-byes

Staff Class Contact

David Sims
Assistant Director, The Wesleyan Fund
110 Mt. Vernon Street
Middletown, CT 06459
(860) 685-2408
dsims01@wesleyan.edu