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Schedule of Events

(as of 3/24/17)

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Thursday, October 12, 2017

4-5 p.m.
Campus Tour for the Class of 1967
Participants should meet at Tutt Alumni House, 1205 N. Cascade Ave.

5-9 p.m.
Class of 1967 50th Reunion Registration and Reception, Tutt Alumni House, 1205 N. Cascade Avenue
Reunion check-in and reception for members of the Class of 1967 and their guests, includes host bar.

7:30 p.m.
“Baskerville: A Sherlock Holmes Mystery” by Ken Ludwig, Main Stage, Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center, 30 W. Dale St.
Single tickets can be purchased from the Fine Arts Center beginning July 27.

7:30 p.m.
"Circus Beckett" Norberg Studio, Cornerstone Arts Center
An evening of surprise, color, fun, and dangerous mystery, performed by 22 CC students; classic short plays and more by Nobel Literature prize winner Samuel Beckett ("Waiting for Godot") set in a circus ring. This is a Theatre and Dance Department production directed and devised by Andrew Manley. Free with CC ID or $5.

Friday, October 13, 2017

8:30-9:30 a.m.
Class of 1967 Continental Breakfast, Side Chapel, Shove Memorial Chapel, 1010 N. Nevada Ave.

9:30-11 a.m.
Fifty Year Club Induction Ceremony, Shove Memorial Chapel, 1010 N. Nevada Ave.
President Jill Tiefenthaler and Dean of the College/Dean of the Faculty Sandra Wong present Fifty Year Club diplomas to the Class of 1967. John Chalik ’67Barbara Keener ’67, and Gary Knight ’67 will address the class. The Class of 1967 should arrive at 9:30 a.m. for brief instructions. Class photo to follow.

10:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.
Class of 1972 Hike at the Garden of the Gods
Meet on the east steps of Cutler Hall to carpool. For more information, visit your class reunion website.

11 a.m.
Admission Information Session and Campus Tour, Cutler Hall

Prospective students should register in advance. For more details, contact the Office of Admission at admission@coloradocollege.edu or (800) 542-7214.

11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
Fifty Year Club Luncheon and Annual Meeting, Bemis Great Hall, Bemis Hall, 920 N. Cascade Ave.
All current Fifty Year Club members and newly inducted members from the Class of 1967 are encouraged to attend.

Noon-2 p.m.
Scholarship Appreciation Luncheon (invite-only)
Recognizing members of the Colorado College community who open doors for CC students by generously providing scholarship support.

Noon-5 p.m.
Academic Department Open Houses
Details will be available in the Homecoming Weekend pocket schedule.

1-2 p.m.
East Campus Housing Tour, corner of N. Nevada Ave. and E. Uintah St.
Tour CC’s recently completed residence community that will be home to 154 CC students. These eight buildings include a community center and a combination of cottages, small houses, and apartments facing an outdoor common area. 

2-4 p.m.
Showcase of Selected Alumni Artists, Flex Room, Edith Kinney Gaylord Cornerstone Arts Center.
Join us to celebrate featured alumni artists as part of Art Week 2017. See more details about Art Week at www.coloradocollege.edu/ccartweek.

2 p.m.
Admission Information Session and Campus Tour, Cutler Hall
Prospective students should register in advance. For more details, contact the Office of Admission at admission@coloradocollege.edu or (800) 542-7214

3 p.m.
Women's Soccer vs. San Diego State University
, Stewart Field

2-4 p.m.
Alumni and Students LGBTQIA+ Reception, Living Room, Lennox House, 1001 N. Nevada Ave.
Lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, intersex, and asexual (LGBTQIA+) alumni and guests are invited to a reception with Colorado College LGBTQIA+ staff, faculty, and students.

4-5 p.m.
Visionary Inclusive Engagement: A Conversation with The Butler Center, Screening Room, Edith Kinney Gaylord Cornerstone Arts Center, 881 N. Cascade Ave.
The Butler Center is named for one of Colorado College’s earliest African-American alumni, Ellis Ulysses Butler Jr. ’40, who invested in the future of CC. The Butler Center serves as the hub of diversity, inclusion, intercultural exchange, equity, and empowerment for the entire Colorado College community. 

5-7 p.m.
Fall Museum Exhibition Opening Reception, Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center, 30 W. Dale St.
Alumni, faculty, emeriti faculty, and staff are invited to attend this exclusive exhibition preview with artists Raven Chacon, Jennifer Steinkamp, and Steven Durow. Drop in for light hors d’oeuvres, drinks, and conversation.

6 p.m.-midnight
11 and under Children’s Lounge, Worner Campus Center, 902 N. Cascade Ave.
Professional child care is available for children 11 and younger and is provided by Event Sitters by Charity. The cost is $25 per child and includes dinner. To ensure the highest quality of care, space is limited, and pre-registration is required for all children and must be completed by Oct. 8, 2017.

6 p.m.
CC Women’s Volleyball, Reid Arena, 44 W. Cache La Poudre St.

6 p.m.
CC Women’s Club Rugby vs. Adams State, Washburn Field

6 p.m.
"Bunnicula," 
Music Room, Fine Arts Center, 30 W. Dale St.
Single tickets can be purchased by calling (719) 634-5583 or in person at the front desk. 

7:30 p.m.
“Baskerville: A Sherlock Holmes Mystery” by Ken Ludwig, Main Stage, Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center, 30 W. Dale St.
Single tickets can be purchased online beginning July 27 at this link or by calling (719) 634-5581.

7:30 p.m.
"Circus Beckett" 
Norberg Studio, Cornerstone Arts Center

7:30 p.m.
CC Hockey vs. Alaska Anchorage, Broadmoor World Arena, 3185 Venetucci Blvd.
General Admission tickets are available for purchase in the alumni section.

8 p.m.
CC Men's Club Rugby vs. Mesa, Washburn Field

9 p.m., 10 p.m.
Stargazing, Barnes Observatory, Barnes Science Center, 1040 N. Nevada Ave.
Sign-up at Registration Central, Gaylord Hall, Worner Campus Center

9:30 p.m.
"Circus Beckett" Norberg Studio, Cornerstone Arts Center

Friday Class Reunion Events

55th Reunion: Classes of 1961, 1962, and 1963
7:30 p.m.
Group Seating, Baskerville: A Sherlock Holmes Mystery by Ken Ludwig, Main Stage, Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center, 30 W. Dale St.

50th Reunion: Class of 1967
6-10 p.m.
Reception and Tour of the Tech Sandbox at newly renovated Tutt Library, 1021 N. Cascade Ave.

45th Reunion: Class of 1972
6:30-9:30 p.m.
Reception, Yalich Board Room, Spencer Center, 830 N. Tejon St.

40th Reunion: Class of 1977
6-8 p.m.
Reception at Maile Gray’s home (address will be provided upon registration)

35th Reunion: Class of 1982
7-9 p.m.
Reception, Tutt Alumni House, 1205 N. Cascade Ave.

30th Reunion: Class of 1987
7-9 p.m.
Reception, Silver Room, Mining Exchange Hotel, 8 S. Nevada Ave.

25th Reunion: Class of 1992
5-8 p.m.
Reception, McHugh Commons, 1090 N. Cascade Ave.

20th Reunion: Class of 1997
5:15 p.m.
Class Meet-up, Jack Quinn’s Irish Pub and Restaurant, 21 S. Tejon St.

10th Reunion: Class of 2007
9:30 p.m.
Class Meet-up, Phantom Canyon, 2 E. Pikes Peak Ave.

5th Reunion: Class of 2012
9:30-11:30 p.m.
Return to the 9th Block, La’au’s Taco Shop, 830 N. Tejon St. #110

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Saturday, October 14, 2017

5:45-8 a.m.
Homecoming Bike Tour, Garden of the Gods Park
Join us for a sunrise ride through the beautiful Garden of the Gods Park. This rolling course will require some uphill pedaling. This guided tour includes transportation to and from campus; Specialized™ mountain bikes and helmets are provided. Registration is required, and participants should meet on the east side of the Worner Campus Center at 5:45 a.m.

8 a.m.
28th Annual Tiger Classic 5K Race, Pikes Peak Greenway Trail
Runner, joggers, and walkers of all levels are welcome. The race benefits the Tiger Pride Fund for athletics and includes participants from the Pikes Peak area. Registration is required.

8:30-9:30 a.m.
Welcome to the CC Sixties Cinema, Class of 1967 Breakfast, Slocum Commons, 130 E. Cache La Poudre St.
Breakfast and a (very short) movie for members of the Class of 1967.

10-11 a.m.
Homecoming Convocation and Alumni Awards Ceremony, Shove Memorial Chapel, 1010 N. Nevada Ave.
President Jill Tiefenthaler and the Alumni Association Board President will present the Benezet, Worner, Riley, and Spirit of Adventure Awards. Everyone is invited to attend this special ceremony that honors our distinguished award recipients and will feature remarks from President Tiefenthaler. The Reunion Cup, awarded to the reunion class with the best Homecoming Weekend attendance, will be presented during the ceremony.

See photos of Homecoming Convocation and the Alumni Awards Ceremony.

10:30 a.m.
Class of 2007 Family and Children Get-Together, Playground, Monument Valley Park, 170 W. Cache La Poudre St.

10:30 a.m.-noon
Rugby Alumni vs. Student Challenge, Donald Autrey Field, 915 N. Nevada Ave.
Alumni from the past 50 years are invited to participate in the 24th annual alumni vs. student rugby match.

See photos of the rugby match and lunch.

11 a.m.-noon
Docent-led Tour
, Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center at CC, 30 W. Dale St.
Half-hour tours will depart from the FAC lobby at 11 and 11:30 a.m.

11 a.m.-noon
East Campus Housing Tour, corner of N. Nevada Ave. and E. Uintah St.
Tour CC’s recently completed residence community that will be home to 154 CC students. These eight buildings include a community center and a combination of cottages, small houses, and apartments facing an outdoor common area.

11 a.m.-1 p.m.
Freedom and Authority, Bemis Great Hall, 920 N. Cascade Ave.
Join us for a Homecoming Weekend tradition based on Freedom and Authority, the popular interdisciplinary course taught at Colorado College for more than 50 years. CC faculty members will lead a plenary session to discuss the book and then break out into small discussion groups led by members of the faculty. This year’s reading will be George Orwell’s “1984.”

11 a.m.
Admission Information Session and Campus Tour, Cutler Hall
Prospective students should register in advance. For more details, contact the Office of Admission at admission@coloradocollege.edu or (800) 542-7214

12:30 p.m.
CC Women’s Volleyball, Reid Arena, 44 W. Cache La Poudre St.

12:30-3 p.m.
Rugby 50th Celebration Lunch, Main Space, Edith Kinney Gaylord Cornerstone Arts Center, 881 N. Cascade Ave.

12:30-2 p.m.
Homecoming Picnic, Worner Quad
The Alumni Association invites alumni and their families to gather for a picnic lunch on the quad. Free for children 12 and under.

1 p.m.
Alumni/Varsity Swimming and Diving Meet
, Schlessman Pool, 44 W. Cache La Poudre St.

1 p.m.
"Bunnicula," Music Room, Fine Arts Center, 30 W. Dale St.
Single tickets can be purchased by calling (719) 634-5583 or in person at the front desk. 

2-2:15 p.m.
Classes line up for the Tiger Walk Parade, Worner Quad

2:15-2:30 p.m.
Tiger Walk Parade of Classes from Worner Quad to Tutt Library
All alumni and their families are invited to join us for a class parade to Tutt Library to celebrate the newly renovated Tutt Library.

2:30-4 p.m.
Charles L. Tutt Library Dedication and Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony, Tutt Library, 1021 N. Cascade Ave.
Join us to celebrate the reopening of a library built for the Block Plan. Festivities begin at 2:30 p.m. with the official dedication and ribbon-cutting ceremony, followed by desserts and tours of the new space. 

3-4 p.m.
Packard Music Technology Space, Rm. 15, Packard Hall, 5 W. Cache La Poudre St.

3:30-5:30 p.m.
Butler Center Open House, 2nd Floor, Worner Campus Center, 902 N. Cascade Ave.
Join us for a networking event facilitated by Butler Center staff and students.

4-5:30 p.m.
For The Love of Music: Professor Michael Grace ’63, M.A. ’64  Celebrates 50 years at CC, Packard Theatre, Packard Hall

4-5 p.m.
Docent-led Tour
, Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center at CC, 30 W. Dale St.
Half-hour tours will depart from the FAC lobby at 4 and 4:30 p.m.

4-5 p.m.
Class of 1967 Tree Replanting, Location TBD

4-6 p.m.
Young Alumni Field Day and Games, Location TBD

5 p.m.
CC Women’s Volleyball, Reid Arena, 44 W. Cache La Poudre St.

6 p.m.-midnight
11 and under Children’s Lounge, Worner Campus Center, 902 N. Cascade Ave.
Professional child care is available for children 11 and younger and is provided by Event Sitters by Charity. The cost is $25 per child and includes dinner. To ensure the highest quality of care, space is limited, and pre-registration is required for all children and must be completed by Oct. 8, 2017.

7 p.m.
CC Hockey vs. Alaska Anchorage, Broadmoor World Arena, 3185 Venetucci Blvd.
General Admission tickets are available for purchase in the alumni section.

7:30 p.m. 
"Circus Beckett" Norberg Studio, Cornerstone Arts Center

8:30-11:30 p.m.
Homecoming Dance, Worner Quad
Students, alumni, and guests gather to dance the night away. State ID or passport required to purchase beer and wine.

Saturday Class Reunion Events

55th Reunion: Classes of 1961, 1962, and 1963
6-9 p.m.
Reception and Served Dinner with Invited Faculty Guests, Loomis Lounge, Loomis Hall, 1104 N. Cascade Ave.

50th Reunion: Class of 1967
6-9 p.m.
Reception and Served Dinner with Invited Faculty Guests, Bemis Great Hall, 920 N. Cascade Ave.

45th Reunion: Class of 1972
6:30-9:30 p.m.
Reception and Dinner with Invited Faculty Guests, McHugh Commons, 1090 N. Cascade Ave.

40th Reunion: Class of 1977
6-9 p.m.
Reception, The Gym, Ivywild School, 1604 S. Cascade Ave.

35th Reunion: Class of 1982
6-10 p.m.
Dinner and Tiger Hockey Game, Double Eagle Lounge, Broadmoor World Arena, 3185 Venetucci Blvd.

30th Reunion: Class of 1987
6-8:30 p.m.
Reception, Benjamin’s, Worner Campus Center, 902 N. Cascade Ave.

25th Reunion: Class of 1992
5-8 p.m.
Reception, Stewart House, 1228 Wood Ave.

20th Reunion: Class of 1997
5-8 p.m.
Reception and Dinner, Armstrong Great hall, 14 E. Cache La Poudre St.

15th Reunion: Class of 2002
7-9 p.m.
Reception, Yalich Board Room, Spencer Center, 830 N. Tejon St.

10th Reunion: Class of 2007
6:30-9:30 p.m.
Reception, Gaylord Hall, Worner Campus Center, 902 N. Cascade Ave.

5th Reunion: Class of 2012
7-9 p.m.
Reception, Tutt Alumni House, 1205 N. Cascade Ave.

Young Alumni Reunion: Classes of 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, and 2017 
6-8 p.m.
Beer and Wine Tasting, Slocum Commons, 130 E. Cache La Poudre St.

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Sunday, October 15, 2017

9-10 a.m.
Classes of 1961, 1962, and 1963 55th Reunion Breakfast, Home of Michael and Susan Grace
Location will be shared upon registration for this event.

9-10 a.m.
Class of 1967 Reunion Breakfast, Tutt Library

10 a.m.
Homecoming Memorial Gathering, Shove Memorial Chapel, 1010 N. Nevada Ave.
We invite all alumni and guests to join us for a reflective gathering to remember and honor the lives of CC classmates, faculty, and staff, who have passed away. The services will remember alumni from the 2017 reunion classes as well as faculty and staff who passed away in the last year. Search for deceased alumni at our In Memoriam page.

11 a.m.
Class of 2012 Reunion Brunch
, Rastall Dining Hall, Worner Campus Center

Noon
Alumni Volleyball match, Reid Arena, 44 W. Cache La Poudre St.

Noon
Women's Soccer vs. University of New Mexico
, Stewart Field

1 p.m.
"Bunnicula," 
Music Room, Fine Arts Center, 30 W. Dale St.
Single tickets can be purchased by calling (719) 634-5583 or in person at the front desk. 

2 p.m.
“Baskerville: A Sherlock Holmes Mystery” by Ken Ludwig, Main Stage, Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center, 30 W. Dale St.
Single tickets can be purchased in person or online and over the phone up to two hours prior to the show at www.csfineartscenter.org/ or by calling (719) 634-5581.

2 p.m.
Women’s Club Soccer vs. University of Colorado Boulder C Team, Washburn Field

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