Homecoming Weekend 2007      



Sample of Schedule

 

Friday

8:30am-4:00pm
Board of Fellows meeting
Reese Room, Smith House

6:00pm
Shabbat service and dinner

Zachs Hillel House (74 Vernon St.)

8:15-10:15pm
Public skate time
Koeppel Community Sports Center (175 New Britain Ave)
Go to the CSC webpage for details

 



SaturdaY

9:30am
Reunion committee meetings

Reese Room, Smith House

10:00 - 12noon
Black Alumni Organization Open House
Umoja House (72 Vernon St.)


11:00am
A la carte lunch available for purchase

The Bistro, Koeppel Student Center

 

Class of 1963 Annual Lunch
The Bistro, Koeppel Student Center

Alumni Reception and Networking Session
Hosted by the Asian American Student Association
AASA House (65 Vernon St.)

Renewal of Vows Ceremony
for couples married in the Trinity College Chapel
The Chapel
This event is part of the Chapel's 75th anniversary celebration, Living Stones
To read about other events in the anniversary celebration, visit the Chapel's webpage

A cappella Concert
with Trinity student groups
Hamlin Hall

11:45-12:00
Coach's Report
Tansill Room, Ferris Athletic Center

12:00
-Halftime  

Long Walk Societies Hospitality Reception

Look for the tent near the home team bleachers

Young Alumni Tent - stop by for a chance to win an IPOD


12:00pm

Football Game: Trinity vs. Wesleyan
Jessee/Miller Field
Reserved seating: $7 per person and $2 per child (12 years old and under)
Half Century Club members (1928-1957) are guests of the College.
Tickets can be purchased at the gate on game day.

12:30-2:00pm
Family Skate Time
Koeppel Community Sports Center (175 New Britain Ave.)

Following the Football Game 

The Post-Game Reception
Complimentary snacks & beverages
Musical entertainment by Professor Jack Chatfield's jazz band

Vernon Social Center (114 Vernon Street)

 

3:30pm
Alumni Reception and Networking Session
Hosted by La Voz Latina student group (LVL)
La Casa (69 Vernon St.)

4:00-4:45pm
Class of '63 event: Photo slideshow by Dan Moore '63
featuring photos of Dan's recent two-month motorcycle trip from
Istanbul to Xian along the old Silk Road.
Alumni Lounge, Mather Hall (2nd floor)

4:00pm-5:00pm

Service of Thanksgiving and Celebration for the 75th anniversary of the Chapel

Connecticut Bishop Andrew D. Smith '65 will preside over this service.
The Chapel
This event is part of the Chapel's 75th anniversary celebration, Living Stones
To read about other events in the anniversary celebration, visit the Chapel's webpage


Men’s varsity hockey scrimmage and alumni reception
(reception open to all hockey alumni)
Koeppel Community Sports Center (175 New Britain Ave)

5:00pm
Book Signing
Peter Grant
will sign copies of the new edition of his book, The Chapel of Trinity College.
Grand Room, Admissions Building


5:00-8:30pm
Trinity Pipes Alumni Reunion
Rittenberg Lounge and Wean Terrace Rooms, Mather Hall (2nd floor)

     *Reception: 5:00-6:00pm
*Dinner: 6:00-7:30pm
Concert & remarks to follow dinner
*Registration for this event is closed

5:30pm-8:00pm

 Class of 1963 Annual Homecoming Reception and Dinner
*Reception: 5:30pm (Faculty Club, Hamlin Hall)
*Dinner: 6:30pm (Hamlin Dining Hall)
*Registration for this event is closed
 

5:30pm-7:30pm
Steve Gyllenhaal '72 reception and book signing
Cinestudio

8:15-10:15pm
Public skate time
Koeppel Community Sports Center (175 New Britain Ave)

 


SundaY

10:00am
Episcopal Communion Service
The Chapel


11:00am
"Stories and Stones: Building the Chapel"
A talk by Peter Grant, author of the new edition of the book,
The Chapel of Trinity College
.
The Chapel

3:00-4:30pm

Family skate time
Koeppel Community Sports Center (175 New Britain Ave.)
 

3:00-4:00pm
Concert by
renowned classical cellist Matt Haimovitz
(followed by a reception immediately afterward in Widener Gallery, Austin Arts Center)
The Chapel
Post Concert Reception Immediately following
Widener Gallery, Austin Arts Center

 5:00-6:30pm
Keynote lecture by MacArthur Fellowship recipient Dr. Holmes Morton IDP ’79
Roads Not Taken: Reflections About an Education, Difficult Learning, and Meaningful Work
Goodwin Theatre, Austin Arts Center

9:00pm
Roman Catholic Mass
The Chapel


Also happening on campus:

Cinestudio
Special film festival featuring 4 films
introduced by from the filmmaker, Stephen Gyllenhaal '72

Thursday, Nov 8th, 7:30pm: “A Killing in a Small Town” (1990)
Friday, Nov 9th, 7:30pm: “Paris Trout” (1991)
Saturday, Nov 10th, 2:30pm: “Homegrown” (1998)
Saturday, Nov 10th, 7:30pm: “Waterland” (1992)
General admission tickets ($8)
Trinity students/faculty and seniors ($7)
Cinestudio web page

 

 Admissions Tours & Group Information Sessions
Friday, November 9
10:30am (info session); 11:30am (tour); 1:30pm (tour); 2:30pm (info session/tour); 3:30pm (tour)
Saturday, November 10
 9:30am (info session); 10:30am (tour); 11:30am (info session/tour);12:00noon (tour)
Meet at the Admissions Building


 Religious Services
Friday, November 9 at 6:00pm
Shabbat service & dinner to follow
Zachs Hillel House
Please RSVP to Lisa Kassow: Email lisa.kassow@trincoll.edu or call (860) 297-4195

Saturday, November 10 at 4:00pm
Service of
Service of Thanksgiving and Celebration for the 75th anniversary of the Chapel
The Chapel


Sunday, November 11 at 9:00pm
Roman Catholic Mass
The Chapel


Raether Library & Information Technology Center
Click here to visit the library website for opening hours and other information

Trinity College Bookstore
Located in the lower level of Mather hall
Hours: Friday 9-5, Saturday 10-5, and Sunday 11-2


Widener Gallery, Austin Arts Center
Grooves, Ink & Paper
The History of Prints and Printmaking, Trinity College.
Curated by the students in Professor Alden Gordon's seminar
 


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Questions? 
Please contact the Alumni Office at (860) 297-2400 or alumni-office@trincoll.edu