Alumni Weekend 2017

June 2 to June 4, 2017


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Emmanuel Campus Tour
Visit campus spaces (both old and new) on a student-led tour of Emmanuel. Departing from the Jean Yawkey Center, the tour offers an opportunity to learn more about current student life and academics.
Friday, June 02, 2017 at 2:00 PM
 
Participants/Unit: 1 No Charge
Participants/Unit: 1 No Charge

Notre Dame Campus Tour
Tour the Notre Dame campus (opened in 2014) in Fort Hill/Highland Park, a former Anglican convent and the historic residence of William Lloyd Garrison. The campus houses around 30 students who have committed to a live-learning experience centered on Emmanuel's mission, reflection, urban education and service. The campus is also the hub for the Urban Food Project, which connects Emmanuel students with neighbors and community groups on food availability and nutrition, particularly among low-income families. The Project includes the planting and maintenance of an urban garden—the harvest of which is shared with local organizations.
Friday, June 02, 2017 at 2:30 PM
 
Participants/Unit: 1 No Charge
Participants/Unit: 1 No Charge

Alumni Association Board Meet + Greet: Wine and Craft Beer Tasting
Kick off Alumni Weekend with a wine and craft beer tasting hosted by Emmanuel’s Alumni Association Board of Directors - sip back and relax!
Friday, June 02, 2017 at 4:00 PM
 
Participants/Unit: 1 No Charge
Participants/Unit: 1 No Charge

Welcome Back Dinner: Neighborhoods of Boston
Join fellow reunioners for a Boston-themed “suppah” featuring food stations from different neighborhoods around the city. A cash bar will be available.
Friday, June 02, 2017 at 5:00 PM
 
Participants/Unit: 1 $ 25.00 ea.
Participants/Unit: 1 $ 25.00 ea.

Paint Night
Join other alumni to paint your own masterpiece to bring home! A trained instructor will walk you through step-by-step to create a beautiful Emmanuel-themed painting. No previous painting experience required. A cash bar will be available.
Friday, June 02, 2017 at 7:30 PM
 
Participants/Unit: 1 $ 40.00 ea.
Participants/Unit: 1 $ 40.00 ea.

Boston Pops: Cirque De La Symphonie
Boston Pops is excited for the return of Cirque de la Symphonie's magical fusion of circus with live orchestral music. Aerial flyers, acrobats, contortionists, dancers, jugglers, balancers, and strongmen are among the talented artists who take the stage as the Boston Pops perform their own spectacular musical feats.
All tickets are floor seats and include transportation. Buses will depart campus for Symphony Hall at 7:00pm.
Friday, June 02, 2017 at 8:00 PM
 
Participants/Unit: 1 $ 80.00 ea.
Participants/Unit: 1 $ 80.00 ea.

Lite Night Nosh
Reconvene in the campus living room for some late night snacks, desserts, and reconnecting! A cash bar will be available.
Friday, June 02, 2017 at 10:00 PM
 
Participants/Unit: 1 No Charge
Participants/Unit: 1 No Charge

Sunrise Yoga
Start the day with a relaxing yoga class. Bring a mat or borrow one of ours. All levels welcome.
Saturday, June 03, 2017 at 8:00 AM
 
Participants/Unit: 1 No Charge
Participants/Unit: 1 No Charge

Zumba
Zumba (a fusion of Latin and International music and dance) is a "feel happy" workout that is great for both the body and the mind - fun and easy to do! All levels welcome.
Saturday, June 03, 2017 at 9:30 AM
 
Participants/Unit: 1 No Charge
Participants/Unit: 1 No Charge

Emmanuel Campus Tour
Learn more about academics and student life at Emmanuel while touring the College’s beautiful campus spaces.
Saturday, June 03, 2017 at 10:00 AM
 
Participants/Unit: 1 No Charge
Participants/Unit: 1 No Charge

Walking Tour of The Fenway
Enjoy a walk through the centuries of a historic landscape which Emmanuel College has been a part of for almost 100 years. Hear the story of how Frederick Law Olmsted transformed an area of polluted waterways and mudflats into a scenic fens and the later 20th century revisions that resulted in the landscape Emmanuel College overlooks today. The tour will include a walk through the historic Kelleher Rose Garden with its more than 1,500 roses and recently reconstructed fountain. Meander the paths of the oldest continually operating Victory Garden in America.
Though not a strenuous walk, this tour is only recommended for those who are comfortable walking about one and a half miles. Comfortable shoes recommended.
Saturday, June 03, 2017 at 10:30 AM
 
Participants/Unit: 1 No Charge
Participants/Unit: 1 No Charge

All Saints BBQ
Bring the whole family! This event is open to all classes (reunioning and non-reunioning). Enjoy live music, lawn games and a cookout on the Quad in the heart of campus - don’t forget blankets and lawn chairs! A cash bar will be available.
Saturday, June 03, 2017 at 12:00 PM
 
Participants/Unit: 1 $ 10.00 ea.
Participants/Unit: 1 $ 10.00 ea.
Participants/Unit: 1 No Charge

Emmanuel Campus Tour
Learn more about academics and student life at Emmanuel while touring the College’s beautiful campus spaces.
Saturday, June 03, 2017 at 1:30 PM
 
Participants/Unit: 1 No Charge
Participants/Unit: 1 No Charge

Faculty Presentation
Presentation by Jeff Fortin, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of History

Presentation by Josef M. Kurtz, Ph.D.
Associate Dean of Natural Sciences; Professor of Biology
Saturday, June 03, 2017 at 2:00 PM
 
Participants/Unit: 1 No Charge
Participants/Unit: 1 No Charge

Notre Dame Campus Tour
Tour the Notre Dame campus (opened in 2014) in Fort Hill/Highland Park, a former Anglican convent and the historic residence of William Lloyd Garrison. The campus houses around 30 students who have committed to a live-learning experience centered on Emmanuel's mission, reflection, urban education and service. The campus is also the hub for the Urban Food Project, which connects Emmanuel students with neighbors and community groups on food availability and nutrition, particularly among low-income families. The Project includes the planting and maintenance of an urban garden—the harvest of which is shared with local organizations.
Saturday, June 03, 2017 at 2:30 PM
 
Participants/Unit: 1 No Charge
Participants/Unit: 1 No Charge

Fenway Park Tour
Emmanuel is fortunate to call "America's Most Beloved Ballpark" our neighbor. Fenway Park is a place where dreams are made, traditions are celebrated and baseball is forever. Visit Pesky’s Pole and sit 37 feet over left field atop the world famous Green Monster. Tour guides will provide a one-hour walking tour of Fenway Park.
Group will depart campus at 2:00 p.m. for the .5 mile walk to Yawkey Way. Comfortable shoes
recommended.
Saturday, June 03, 2017 at 2:30 PM
 
Participants/Unit: 1 $ 20.00 ea.
Participants/Unit: 1 $ 20.00 ea.

Faculty Presentation
Presentation by Jeff Fortin, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of History

Presentation by Josef M. Kurtz, Ph.D.
Associate Dean of Natural Sciences; Professor of Biology
Saturday, June 03, 2017 at 3:00 PM
 
Participants/Unit: 1 No Charge
Participants/Unit: 1 No Charge

President's Welcome and College Update
President Sister Janet Eisner, SND welcomes the reunion classes to Alumni Weekend and provides an update on the College.
Saturday, June 03, 2017 at 5:30 PM
 
Participants/Unit: 1 No Charge
Participants/Unit: 1 No Charge

Cocktail Reception
All Reunion Classes are invited to a pre-dinner cocktail reception in the Jean Yawkey Center Atrium, the hub of Alumni Weekend. Enjoy this time together to reminisce and celebrate! A cash bar will be available.
Saturday, June 03, 2017 at 6:15 PM
 
Participants/Unit: 1 No Charge
Participants/Unit: 1 No Charge

5th-45th Reunion Celebration Dinner
Join your classmates for your special Reunion Celebration Dinner. A cash bar will be available.
Saturday, June 03, 2017 at 7:00 PM
 
Participants/Unit: 1 $ 65.00 ea.
Participants/Unit: 1 $ 65.00 ea.

50th Reunion Celebration Dinner
Join your classmates for your special Reunion Celebration Dinner. A cash bar will be available.
Saturday, June 03, 2017 at 7:00 PM
 
Participants/Unit: 1 No Charge
Participants/Unit: 1 $ 65.00 ea.

Post 50th Reunion Celebration Dinner
Join your classmates for your special Reunion Celebration Dinner. A cash bar will be available.
Saturday, June 03, 2017 at 7:00 PM
 
Participants/Unit: 1 No Charge
Participants/Unit: 1 $ 65.00 ea.

Alumni Pub Night
All Emmanuel classes are invited to campus for Pub Night in the Muddy River Café! Connect with friends and classmates over drinks, pub snacks and karaoke! Those attending their Reunion Dinners can make their way across the Quad to join in on the fun. A cash bar will be available.
Saturday, June 03, 2017 at 8:00 PM
 
Participants/Unit: 1 No Charge
Participants/Unit: 1 No Charge

Alumni Procession
A time honored tradition, members of each reunion class process through campus led by a bagpiper into the Emmanuel Chapel.
Sunday, June 04, 2017 at 10:00 AM
 
Participants/Unit: 1 No Charge
Participants/Unit: 1 No Charge

Alumni Liturgy
Attend a special alumni Mass celebrated by Rev. John Patrick Spencer, S.J., Vice President of Mission & Ministry and College Chaplain. This mass honors deceased members of the Reunion Classes.
Sunday, June 04, 2017 at 11:00 AM
 
Participants/Unit: 1 No Charge
Participants/Unit: 1 No Charge

Jazz Reunion Brunch
Wrap up Alumni Weekend in style with a delicious Sunday brunch, complete with a live jazz band and good friends. Alumni from all class years are welcome to attend.
Sunday, June 04, 2017 at 12:00 PM
 
Participants/Unit: 1 $ 25.00 ea.
Participants/Unit: 1 $ 25.00 ea.

Post 50th Reunion Brunch
Alumnae from the Classes of 1932-1962 enjoy a special brunch with Sister Janet Eisner, SND.
Sunday, June 04, 2017 at 12:00 PM
 
Participants/Unit: 1 No Charge
Participants/Unit: 1 No Charge

On Campus Housing Double Occupancy
Double-occupancy rooms are available in St. Ann’s Hall for Friday and Saturday nights. The cost for housing is $50 per person per night or $90 per person for both Friday and Saturday night. Continental breakfast and linens (sheets, light blanket, pillow, face and bath towels) are included in the cost of the room. Rooms are double occupancy with shared bathroom facilities. Plan to bring your own toiletries, alarm clock, clothes hangers and an extra blanket or firm pillow if you choose. Please note that irons, ironing boards, televisions, and hair dryers are not provided.
Roommate requests are encouraged. Those who do not indicate a roommate preference for the weekend will be matched with someone, generally from the same class year. Please indicate on your registration form if you require a handicap accessible or single room. Single rooms are limited and will be assigned on a first-come, first-served basis depending on registration date.
Friday, June 02, 2017 at 12:00 PM
 
Participants/Unit: 1 $ 50.00 ea.
Participants/Unit: 1 $ 50.00 ea.
Participants/Unit: 1 $ 90.00 ea.

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If you have questions or need assistance with registration, please contact us via email at alumni@emmanuel.edu or call 617-735-9771 Monday through Friday 8:30 am to 4:30 pm EST and we will be happy to assist you. Please note that there are no refunds.