Alumni Weekend to be held May 17-19

Alumni Weekend to be held May 17-19

WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. - Lycoming College will host its annual Alumni Weekend May 17-19 on campus.

Activities this year include a golf tournament at the Williamsport Country Club, a “Gatsby Night” on the Quad with a 17-piece big band and champagne, an All-Decades Reunion, alumni classes with professors, a volleyball tournament and more.

Several campus activities are free and open to the public, including the following on Saturday, May 18:

  • 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. – Dr. Robert Larson will give a D-Day presentation in the Fine Arts Lecture Hall.
  • 12:15 to 1:15 p.m. – Dr. Phil Sprunger will give an economics discussion in room B310 of the Academic Center.
  • 1 to 2 p.m. – Dr. Gary Boerckel will have a “Roaring ’20s” presentation in Honors Hall.
  • 2:30 to 3:30 p.m. – Dr. Cullen Chandler will give the presentation “The Real Beginning of Western Civilization” in the Fine Arts Lecture Hall.
  • 4 to 5 p.m. – Tammy Avery Weber, a 1983 Lycoming graduate, will give a presentation about estate planning in the College Archives in the lower level of the Academic Center.

“We are excited that our faculty members are opening their presentations to the community,” said Amy Dowling, director of alumni relations. “This is a great way for the public to see what wonderful faculty, staff and alumni we have and they can take part in a variety of activities on our beautiful campus.”

To register for any of the classes, contact Dowling at 570-321-4134 or dowling@lycoming.edu.

Lycoming College is a four-year, residential liberal arts and sciences school dedicated to the undergraduate education of 1,400 students. Its rigorous academic program, vibrant residential community and supportive faculty foster successful student outcomes. Lycoming offers 36 academic majors and is recognized as a Tier 1 institution by U.S. News & World Report. Founded in 1812 and located near the banks of the Susquehanna River in Williamsport, Pa., Lycoming is one of the 50 oldest colleges in the nation. For more information, visit www.lycoming.edu.

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