Alumni Celebrate Reunion Weekend 2011


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Alumni Celebrate Reunion Weekend 2011

Thank you to all who attended Reunion Weekend 2011! We hope that the weekend was enjoyable for you and your guests! 

We had over 1,000 alumni and guests attend the various 25 events and programs throughout the 3 day weekend.  The beautiful weather was a great addition to an already successful weekend! A special congratulations to the classes of 1961 and 1986 who celebrated their 50th and 25th reunion anniversaries.

To view photos from the weekend, click here.

To purchase photos including Class Photos, click here.

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Weekend Highlights

  • 80 members of the Class of 1961 and guests celebrated their 50th Anniversary at a special Mass said by College President Rev. Brian J. Shanley, O.P. '80, followed by a dinner on Friday evening. They continued the celebration on Saturday with a special gathering that evening in Downtown Providence. The class of 1961 successfully achieved more than $600,000 in cash and pledges in honor of their special reunion year.
  • A special thanks to the Class of 1946 for reaching 57% participation in giving during their 65th Reunion celebration. The Classes of 1956 and 1966 were not far behind with participation rates of 33% and 27%, respectively.
  • As a co-sponsor of WaterFire, the PC Alumni Association welcomed more than 600 alumni to a special reception downtown. Graduates of all ages - ranging in class years from 1951 to 2006 - showed their PC pride while celebrating their reunion.
  • Saturday attracted more than 850 alumni, families and guests to the traditional Reunion BBQ!

Golf Winners:
Congratulations to the following teams for their placement in the Reunion Golf Outing!  Prizes will be mailed out to you.

1st Place:  Ed Duclos `81, Steve Golia `81, and John McIntyre `81  - with the winning score of 70!
2nd Place: Steve Duryea `82, Harry Fox `61, Alan Schwalm `61, John May `11G
3rd Place: Walter Adamowicz `56, Roy Burns `56, Paul Fournier `56, Paul DeRoche `56

We hope you enjoyed seeing all of the campus changes and upgrades over the weekend, and were able to hear about the initiatives planned for the future. We cannot do this without your support.

Reunion year classes contributed over $4 million this year alone, to ensure PC continues to thrive. Please make your annual gift, of any size, before June 30 to be included in reunion year giving.

A gift of $250 or more before June 30 will grant you a brick to be engraved for Alumni Lane.

Make your gift today at www.givetopc.org or contact Mike Verzino '07 with any questions at 401.865.1087 or mverzino@providence.edu.

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