Reunion 2011 Rates/Activities


Reunion Weekend Rates

Reunion Weekend Activities
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The Ultimate Experience: Full Weekend Rate
Includes all Reunion activities
Cost: $85 per guest
Anchors Away: Affinity Rate
Includes Mix n’ Match, soccer games, Soccer Alumni Gathering,
Off-the-Court Tennis Alumni Gathering, Chi Omega Alumnae
Beach Party, Sports Hall of Fame Breakfast

Cost: $35 per guest
Just the Beginning: Friday Day Rate
Includes all activities scheduled March 25 until 4:30 p.m.
Cost: $15 per guest
Into the Night: Friday Evening Rate
Includes Class Dinners
 Cost: $25 per guest
A Day Visit: Saturday Day Rate
Includes all activities scheduled March 26 until 5 p.m.
 Cost: $15 per guest
Twilight Bash: Saturday Evening Rate
Includes Memories and Milestones, Golden Celebration, Celebrating the Decades, Young Alumni Splash
 Cost: $45 per guest


Thursday, March 24

MBA Class of 1970 & 1971 40th Reunion

Crummer 40th Reunion Welcome Reception
6:30 - 8:30 p.m., Osceola Lodge

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11 a.m. – 2 p.m.  
Rollins College Career & Internship Expo
Hosted by the Office of Career Services & the Crummer Career Development
Harold & Ted Alfond Sports Center

Learn about full-time positions, internships and summer employment offered by approximately 70 organizations at this annual event. The Expo is open to alumni and current undergraduate and graduate students.

Visit for more information.

12:30 p.m.
Music at Midday
Presented by the Rollins Nelson Department of Music
Tiedtke Concert Hall, R.D. Keene Hall
Free admission
3 p.m. Rollins Men's Tennis vs. Queens (NY)
Tiedtke Tennis Courts
5 – 7 p.m. 
50th Informal Gathering
Honoring: Class of 1961
Hospitality Room 144, Best Western Mt. Vernon Inn
110 S. Orlando Avenue, Winter Park

Kick off your 50th reunion at an informal gathering with your classmates. Receive the Class of 1961 Commemorative Booklet, a special gift featuring personal entries and highlights from your days at Rollins.  
7 p.m. Backpacks to Briefcases:A Student-Alumni Networking Event
Hosted by Order of Omega
Galloway Room, Mills Memorial Hall

Join Order of Omega, Rollins' Fraternity and Sorority Honor Society, and undergraduate students for a networking event featuring a reception and panel of fraternity and sorority alumni who will share how their leadership experiences helped them to succeed in their career field. If you held leadership positions in your fraternity/ sorority and are interested in participating, contact Order of Omega President Louisa Gibbs at or Order of Omega Advisor Marina Silvestre at
7:30 p.m.    Horn Ensemble & Brass Ensemble Concert
Presented by the Rollins Nelson Department of Music
Tiedtke Concert Hall, R.D. Keene Hall
Free admission
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Friday, March 25

MBA Class of 1970 & 1971 40th Reunion

Crummer 40th Reunion Luncheon & Presentation
11:30 a.m. - 3 p.m., Crummer Hall

Keen Reception & Park Ave. Dinner
6:30 - 8:30 p.m., Allan Keen's Home
Dinner on Park Ave. to follow

Visit for details.

8:30 a.m. - 9 p.m. Mix 'n Match Tennis Tournament
Honoring: Tennis Alumni
Bert W. Martin Tennis Complex and Norm Copeland Tennis Stadium
8:30 a.m. Registration and Refreshments
9 a.m. Play

Dust off your racket, practice your serve and relive your days on the court with fellow Tars and former teammates in a friendly game of tennis!
9 a.m. – 8 p.m. Reunion Registration
Alumni House

Welcome back! Once you arrive on campus, visit the Alumni House to pick up your parking pass, name tag, event wristband and other important materials you will need throughout the weekend. Don't forget to collect your Reunion 2011 t-shirt! Registrations received by March 14 are guaranteed a free,commemorative t-shirt.
9 a.m. – 8 p.m. Alumni Travel Program Information Table
Alumni House

Journey across the globe with the Rollins Alumni Association Travel Program. For information on explorations to fascinating destinations such as Morocco, Costa Rica and Alaska, stop by your travel headquarters.
10 – 11 a.m.
What's New at Rollins?
Suntrust Auditorium, Roy E. Crummer Hall

Hear from dynamic faculty members Allen Kupetz, executive-in-residence and professor of international business for the Crummer Graduate School of Business; Dr. Bruce Stephenson, professor of environmental studies and Hamilton Holt School's director of the Master's of Planning for Civic Urbanism; and Dr. Cecilia McInnis-Bowers, professor of international business, about new majors, innovative programs and research, and how Rollins is preparing today's students for the challenges they will face as the next generation of leaders.

11 a.m. – Noon
Alumni Association Meeting
Led by the Alumni Association Board of Directors
Galloway Room, Mills Memorial Hall

Join fellow alumni for an update on what's happening with your Alumni Association. Click here to review Meeting Minutes from March 2010.
Noon – 1:30 p.m. Lunch on the Lawn
Hosted by the Alumni Association Board of Directors
Mills Lawn

Gather with fellow alumni and students at this family-friendly event in the heart of campus. Meet and mingle with Student Alumni Ambassadors and other outstanding students who are eager to connect with alumni and share their Rollins experiences.
1 – 3 p.m.
Office of International Programs Open House
Second Floor, Carnegie Hall

Learn about Rollins' international initiatives, including study abroad programs and international student and scholar services. Find out the many ways Rollins is going global!

Rollins MBA Open House
Room 112, Roy E. Crummer Hall

Reunion guests are invited to stop by Crummer Hall to visit with staff, students and faculty. Discover what's new with the Rollins MBA program and how it prepares students to become global citizens and responsible leaders.

1 – 3 p.m.
Office of Community Engagement Open House
Second Floor, Mills Memorial Hall

Discover ways in which Community Engagement fosters student, faculty and staff involvement within local and global communities, displaying its dedication to cultivating a lifelong commitment to social justice, civic engagement and social responsibility in every member of the Rollins community.
1 – 3 p.m.
Academic Department Open Houses

Visit with faculty, hear about academics at Rollins and catch up with friends from your major areas of study. Participating departments include:

Department of Art & Art History
Cornell Fine Arts Center
Campus Map: Number 2

Department of Critical Media & Cultural Studies
Room 107, 170 W. Fairbanks building
Campus Map: Number 69

Department of Education
Cornell Hall for the Social Sciences
Campus Map: Number 50
Exhibits will be on display.

Department of English
Woolson House & Courtyard
Campus Map: Number 17

Department of History
Cornell Hall for the Social Sciences
Campus Map: Number 50

Department of International Business
Cornell Hall for the Social Sciences
Campus Map: Number 50

Department of Mathematics and Computer Science
Room 367, Math and Computer Science Lounge, Bush Science Center
Campus Map: 46

Department of Modern Languages and Literature
Strong Hall
Campus Map: Number 36
Exhibits will be on display.

Department of Psychology and the Child Development Center
Thomas P. Johnson Center Lobby, Bush Science Center
Campus Map: Number 46
Exhibits will be on display.

Refreshments will be provided at all open houses. Find these locations on the campus map.

1:30 – 2:30 p.m.
Conversation with the President
Galloway Room, Mills Memorial Hall

Join President Lewis Duncan P'12 P'12 for an update on Rollins today and a glimpse into the future of our nationally ranked college.
2:30 – 3:30 p.m. Teaching in Paradise: A Faculty Panel
Facilitated by President Emerita Rita Bornstein
Galloway Room, Mills Memorial Hall

Dr. Rita Bornstein '04H '04HAL and faculty from yesterday and today will discuss education at Rollins through the years.
3:30 – 4:30 p.m.
Rollins Then and Now
Led by President Emeritus Thaddeus Seymour
Entrance to Knowles Memorial Chapel

Explore Rollins' history and traditions with Dr. Thaddeus Seymour '82HAL '90H P'80 as he reflects in Knowles Memorial Chapel and then leads a tour of campus sites including the 9/11 Memorial, Pinehurst Cottage and the College's presidential portraits in Mills Memorial Hall.
3:30 – 4:30 p.m.
Peace Corps Alumni Reunion and Networking Reception
Hosted by the Office of Career Services
Faculty Club

In 2011, the Peace Corps will commemorate 50 years of promoting peace and friendship around the world. Join us as we celebrate this milestone and recognize Rollins alumni,faculty and staff who have served in the Peace Corps. Students and other alumni are invited to learn about service in the Peace Corps through this group's stories. This event will also serve as Rollins' official send-off celebration for members of the Class of 2011 who have received invitations to begin their service in the Peace Corps after graduation. Click here to download the event flier.
4:30 – 6:30 p.m.
16th Annual Grove Party
Hosted by Bill Bieberbach '70 '71MBA and Tom duPont '70
Lakefront at the Alfond Boathouse

Reconnect with classmates and friends at this beloved Reunion tradition. Enjoy a scenic boat tour on Lake Virginia and depart with a Grove Party keepsake from the on-site photo booth. Please note this is a complimentary event.
6 – 8 p.m.
Class Dinners
Honoring: All Class Reunions

Mills Lawn

Gather for a buffet-style dinner at your class table underneath the Mills Lawn tent and enjoy live music by Don Black Jazz Trio. Please note class pictures will be taken of the Classes of 1966, 1971, 1976, 1981, 1986, 1991 and 1996 on the steps of Mills Memorial Hall beginning at 7 p.m.
7 p.m. Rollins Men's Soccer Game vs. University of North Florida & Soccer Alumni Gathering
Cahall-Sandspur Field and Barker Family Stadium

Catch the Rollins spirit as you tailgate at the TarPit and cheer on our NCAA Division II Soccer National Runners-up.
8 p.m.
Off-the-Court Tennis Alumni Gathering
Alumni House Lawn

Join tennis alumni and coaches from all eras to celebrate and toast Rollins as a permanent fixture on the national collegiate tennis scene.
8 p.m. Chi Omega Alumnae Beach Party
Lakeside Beach, Behind Alfond Pool
Cocktail Beach Attire

Chi O Beach is back! Remember those fun-filled days of conversations, sisterhood, dancing, music and fun? Celebrate 80 years of the Upsilon Beta Chapter of Chi Omega at the newly-constructed lakeside beach. Enjoy island music, tropical drinks, a Caribbean menu – special surprises too!

9 p.m. – Midnight

Social Gathering at the Old Harpers

Featuring: Live Music by Tim Coons '76
Drakes, 565 W Fairbanks Avenue, Winter Park

Come to Drake’s, one of Winter Park’s newest bars and the former site of Harper’s Tavern, for a live performance by Tim Coons ’76 of hit songs from the ‘60s, ‘70s and ‘80s. 
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Saturday, March 26

9 a.m. – 9 p.m.

9:30 a.m.
Reunion Registration & Alumni Travel Program Information
Alumni House

Rollins Women's Soccer vs. UCF
Cahall-Sandspur Field and Barker Family Stadium
9 – 11 a.m.
Sports Hall of Fame Breakfast
McKean Gymnasium, Harold & Ted Alfond Sports Center

Join Rollins Athletics and student athletes in honoring 2011 Sports Hall of Fame inductees Carmen Lampe Boland ’55 (women’s tennis), Pamela Clark Brown ’76 (women’s golf), Brian Meyer ’86 (baseball), Jill Razor Wells ’01 (women’s basketball),John Smith ’97 (men’s soccer), Gregg Smyth ’95 (baseball), Lynn Welch ’78 (women’s tennis) and Anzela Zguna ’02 (women’s tennis). Enjoy special tributes to Rollins’ outstanding soccer and tennis programs and coaches in salute of their contributions to Tars history.
11 a.m. – 1 p.m. Fraternity & Sorority Open Houses
Fraternity & Sorority Residence Halls

Participating organizations include:

Delta Zeta
11 a.m. - Noon
Reeves Lodge

Kappa Delta
11 a.m. - Noon
Fox Hall

Alpha Omicron Pi
11 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Cross Hall

Tau Kappa Epsilon
Noon - 1 p.m.
Pugsley Hall
7th Annual AJ Cotsalas ’96 Golf Tournament
Sponsored by the Alpha Mu Delta Corporation, Chi Psi
Dubsdread Golf Course, 549 W. Par Street, Orlando

Cost: $75 per golfer (cart included)

For more information and to RSVP, contact Jon Kazanjian ’96 at or 617-645-1182.
Noon – 2 p.m.
Weekend Barbeque & Volunteer Recognition Ceremony
Mills Lawn

Soak up the beautiful, Florida sunshine and enjoy lunch with friends and family and live entertainment by Greg Eyma, acoustic guitarist and vocalist, at this traditional barbeque. Applaud the efforts of Reunion volunteers as they present their Reunion Class Gifts to the College and receive awards honoring exemplary class attendance and participation.
12:30 p.m.
Alumni Soccer Game
Cahall-Sandspur Field and Barker Family Stadium

Lace up your cleats, grab your shin guards and old Rollins jersey,and head on to the field for an exciting “World Cup” alumni game.
2 – 3 p.m.
Campus Walking Tour
Led by Student Alumni Ambassadors
Alumni House

Visit your favorite campus spots and see what’s new at Rollins through the eyes of current students.
2 - 5 p.m.
Fraternity & Sorority Open Houses
Fraternity & Sorority Residence Halls

Participating organizations include:

Chi Omega
2-5 p.m.
Corrin Hall

Kappa Kappa Gamma
2-4 p.m.
Rollins Hall

Non Compis Mentis
4-5 p.m.
Mayflower Hall
3 p.m.
Rollins Women’s Soccer Game vs. USF
Cahall-Sandspur Field and Barker Family Stadium

Come out and cheer on the lady Tars as they take to the field for a spring season game.
3 p.m.
Omicron Delta Kappa / Order of the Libra Initiation
Bieberbach & Reed Conference Room, Cornell Campus Center

Libra members returning for Reunion will be initiated into ODK at a special ceremony, to which friends and family are invited. Members will receive an invitation
5 – 6 p.m.
Remember When…
Led by Pete Faye '51 and Adele Fort Kirkpatrick '56
Faculty Club

Take a walk down memory lane with fellow alumni in this guided discussion of what college life was like back when…
5 – 6:30 p.m.
Donor Reception
Marshall & Vera Lea Rinker Building

President Lewis Duncan P’12 P’12 will host a reception for members of The 1885 Society and the Fiat Lux Society. Members will receive an invitation. For information on either giving society, please contact the Office of Development at 407-646-1528.
5:30 – 7:30 p.m.
Multicultural Alumni Reunion
Hosted by the Office of Multicultural Affairs
Bieberbach & Reed Conference Room, Cornell Campus Center

Enjoy dinner with multicultural, Cultural Action Committee and cultural organizations’ alumni and students. Reconnect with the Office of Multicultural Affairs and learn about current and future activities, as well as student organizations and initiatives. Contact Rachel Luce-Hitt ’04 ’09MBA at for more information and to RSVP.
6 p.m.
Memories and Milestones
Honoring: Classes of 1941, 1946, 1951 & 1956

Mary Jean Plaza & Lawn
Cocktail Attire

Gather with fellow Holt and McKean era alumni for an outdoor cocktail reception followed by a buffet dinner and conversation with friends and classmates. Please note class pictures will be taken before dinner is served at 6:30 p.m.
6:30 p.m.
Golden Celebration
Honoring: Class of 1961

Galloway Room, Mills Memorial Hall
Cocktail Attire

President Lewis Duncan P’12 P’12 and Paula Hammer P’12 P’12 cordially invite the Class of 1961 for a Golden Celebration of lifelong friendships and shared memories. Take part in this reception, dinner and special ceremony to receive a 50th Class Anniversary Medallion in honor of your milestone reunion. Please note a class picture will be taken following the evening’s program.
7 p.m.
Celebrating the Decades
Honoring: Classes of 1966, 1971, 1976, 1981, 1986, 1991 & 1996

Patio & Lawn of the Cornell Fine Arts Museum
Cocktail Attire

Dance your way through the hits of the ‘60s, ‘70s, ‘80s and ‘90s while enjoying  an evening cocktail party on the shores of Lake Virginia.
8 – 11 p.m.
Young Alumni Splash
Honoring: Classes of 2001 & 2006
Alfond Pool Deck

Join alumni of the past ten years for a casual poolside party with cocktails and hors d’oeuvres. Please note class pictures for the Classes of 2001 and 2006 will be taken at this event.
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Sunday, March 27

10 a.m.
Coffee & Conversation
Mills Lawn

Wake up with a continental breakfast as you spend more time catching up with classmates and friends.
11 a.m.
Chapel Service
Knowles Memorial Chapel

Come together for a service of worship and reflection led by The Reverend Patrick J. Powers, dean of the Knowles Memorial Chapel and chaplain to the College.
Men's Lacrosse vs. Lenoir-Rhyne University
Showalter Field
2525 Cady Way, Winter Park

Noon – 1 p.m.
Farewell Brunch 
Sponsored by Rollins Alumni Association Regional Chapters
Galloway Room & Patio, Mills Memorial Hall

Say goodbye to old friends and new ones made at this concluding Reunion Weekend event.

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Rollins College
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800.799.ALUM (2586)