Reunion Weekend Schedule of Events


2pm - 8pm: Registration

Smith Auditorium Lobby
Pick up your welcome package & name tag.

2pm - 11pm: Residence Hall Check-in

East Hill Hall
Get settled for your weekend stay!

2pm - 8pm: Jasper’s Tavern

Café 1853, Thomas Hall
Mingle with other Jaspers before the night’s events get started – grab a snack and a beverage and relax. (Cash bar and limited menu available.)

2pm-3pm: Air Force ROTC Commissioning

Chapel of De La Salle and His Brothers
Alumni of the AFROTC program are invited to view the commissioning ceremony for this year's class of cadets, featuring guest speaker General Arthur Lichte '71. A reception will follow at 3 p.m. in the Alumni Room (first floor of the O'Malley Library).

4:30pm - 11pm: Golden Anniversary Cruise (class of 1964)

Royal Princess, Chelsea Piers
The class of 1964 sets sail on the New York Harbor for a fun-filled evening of dinner, drinks and dancing! Buses depart from main entrance at 4:30 p.m. and will return by 11:00 p.m.

7pm – 11pm: Silver Anniversary Dinner (class of 1989)

Dante’s Den, Thomas Hall
The class of 1989 will kick off its 25th reunion with cocktails and a dinner reception. Anniversary medals will be presented and a class photo will be taken.

7pm – 11pm: Young Alumni Reception 

Smith Auditorium
Recent graduates are invited back to relive a night at Manhattan complete with drinks, karaoke and a photo booth. Register in advance for a discounted rate of $30 ($40 at door).


7am – 10am: Buffet Breakfast

Locke’s Loft, Thomas Hall
Start your day with fellow Jaspers and a delicious breakfast.

9am – 6pm: Reunion Registration

Smith Auditorium
The registration desk will be open today for anyone who needs to pick up a welcome package & name tag.

9am – 11pm: Residence Hall Check-in

East Hill Hall
Get settled in for your weekend stay!

9am - 9:50am: Estate Planning Seminar

Thomas Hall Lounge
Discover strategies for asset preservation and estate planning presented by John Kennelly ’78 of Sagepoint-Financial, Inc.

10am – 10:50am: Faculty Reflections

Smith Auditorium
Reminisce and relive more than 250 years of collective faculty experience. The panel discussion, moderated by Br. John Muller, FSC, will include perspectives and
anecdotes from Rentaro Hashimoto, Ph.D., Alfred Manduley 58, MBA, James Mueller 62, and Frederick Schweitzer.

11am – 1pm: Golden Anniversary Brunch (class of 1964)

Dante’s Den, Thomas Hall
The class of 1964 will be presented with its anniversary medals, and a class photo will be taken. Anniversary plaques will be presented to graduates of years prior to ’64.

11am – 1pm: BBQ

Memorial Hall Courtyard
Enjoy Manhattan’s beautiful campus at this family-friendly picnic.

1:30pm – 2:30pm: Performing Arts Showcase

Smith Auditorium
Kick back while some of Manhattan’s most talented students put on a great show!

3pm – 4pm: Wine Tasting

Café 1853, Thomas Hall
A nice break in the afternoon – sample wines and other local libations with light fare provided.

4:45 p.m. Meet for lineup

5pm – 5:45pm: Reunion Vigil Mass

Chapel of De La Salle and His Brothers
Line up for ’64 and ’89 class processions at 4:45 p.m. Celebration of the Eucharist will be led by Jasper clergy and will include blessing of anniversary medals.

6pm – 9pm: Reunion Celebration Dinner

All graduates, family and friends are welcome to celebrate under the tent with an extravagant buffet dinner and musical entertainment.

9pm – 12am: Dessert & Dancing

Smith Auditorium
The fun continues! Enjoy dessert and dancing while our DJ plays your favorite hits.


7am – 10am: Buffet Breakfast

Locke’s Loft, Thomas Hall
Grab a bite and mingle with your friends one last time before saying goodbye.

by 12pm: Departure