We welcome you to Timothy Dwight College headquarters, where you may check in, obtain your campus housing keys, and catch up with friends. Yale Security will be present in reunion headquarters throughout each night.
David Swensen '80 PhD, Yale's Chief Investment Officer, will return to address our class and answer questions about investing on an individual as well as institutional scale. Swensen, now in his 32nd year at Yale, has continued to earn wide acclaim for his success in managing the University's endowment.
Join your classmates for cocktails in the Timothy Dwight courtyard.
Our first dinner under the tent in Timothy Dwight will be a "Taste of America" buffet, with short ribs, Gulf shrimp and grits, leg of lamb, and a variety of sides, salads and dessert.
Enjoy conversations with your classmates in the courtyard. The bar will remain open until 10 pm.
Plan to meet your friends at Mory’s, the place to be Thursday night as the doors are thrown open to all returning alumni! Complimentary food, impromptu singing and camaraderie from 9 pm to midnight.
Start the day with breakfast served in the courtyard.
Rows of empty seats in classrooms across campus await your arrival for our many lectures on Friday and Saturday mornings. This morning we will feature some of Yale's most distinguished faculty members in two time slots, from 9 - 10 am, and from 10:30 - 11:30 am. A number of tours and open houses are also offered.
Soups, salads, and five different kinds of open-faced sandwiches are presented for your enjoyment.
A panel celebrating the 10th year of the Music in Schools Initiative, funded by our Class, featuring Lead teacher Ruben Rodriguez, New Haven Arts Supervisor Ellen Maust, Yale School of Music Associate Dean Michael Yaffe, New Haven paretn Yury Maciel-Andrews, and New Haven graduate Jesus Cortes-Sanchez.
The evening begins with a reception for all classes. Enjoy samples of a variety of wines, as well as cheese and fruit, in a beautiful and historic Yale setting. Find your friends by looking for your residential college flag.
By students in the Music in Schools Initiative (funded by the Class of 1957).
Our traditional Class Dinner will take on a global flavor with a buffet featuring stops in China, Japan, India and Italy.
Now's the time to relax after a full day with friends old and new. The bar this evening will close at 10 pm.
Alan Hockstader invites members of the 1957 Travelers' Group to gather at tables reserved near the dance floor, to share photos and other mementos from our trips.
Start your Saturday morning (weather permitting) with some gentle stretching and breathing exercises, and get your body feeling "yoga good" for a busy day of reunion activities! This is a mixed-level class featuring modifications for all levels of ability, so whether you have been practicing for years or have never touched a yoga mat, everyone can have an enjoyable experience in this class. Please wear comfortable, loose-fitting clothing. No previous yoga experience necessary; children and all ages welcome.
Here's your chance to enjoy again the extraordinary opportunities available at Yale! There are two "course times," 9 am and 10:30 am. Learn or do something wonderful this morning!
Enjoy delicious fried chicken, burgers, quiche, and a variety of salads and desserts.
The AYA invites you to our Family Festival at Payne Whitney Gym! Kids will love discovering our selection of inflatable attractions, including a climbing wall and giant slide, plus a photo booth, carnival games, safari animal rides, and more! (Children must be accompanied by a parent.)
Jay Gitlin ’71, ’74 MMus, ’02 PhD, Professor of History, will lead a panel of his current and former students in a discussion of the life at Yale today.
President Peter Salovey welcomes you back to campus, offering his review of Yale today.
After President Salovey’s update, join singers from all classes for a jamboree celebrating Yale’s incredible musical tradition. Alumni from the Glee Club and Whiffenpoof and Whim ’n Rhythm alumni groups, conducted by Glee Club alumna Stephanie Tubiolo '14. MMus '16, will perform Yale favorites from many generations, concluding with a rousing rendition of “Bright College Years.” (The Glee Club rehearsal for the Celebration will take place at 10:30 am Saturday morning as part of "Morning at Yale." All singers are welcome!)
Antipasto, clam chowder, lobster tails, chicken breast "Saltimbocca," pasta cooked on the spot, and stuffed peppers will all be on offer, along with a variety of salads and desserts. Our evening's entertainment will of course be our own Dick Voigt and Eli's Chosen Six!
The evening continues with more dancing, conversation, and friendship. The bar this evening will close at 11 pm.
Enjoy memories of Commons and a final gathering with friends at this delicious breakfast for all classes, featuring muffins, coffee cake, bagels, oatmeal, grits, Belgian waffles, eggs, French toast, potatoes, bacon, sausage, fruit, coffee, tea and juices. We promise you won't go home hungry!
Join Yale’s ecumenical Christian community for Sunday worship, which will include an alumni preacher from one of the reunion classes, prayers for alumni who have died, and wonderful music and liturgy. Battell Chapel Choir and Student Deacon alumni especially invited.