The Daily Star
---- — Hartwick College welcomed back alumni Friday as it kicked off three days of activities for this year’s Homecoming & Reunion Weekend.
“We are eager to welcome alumni back to celebrate their Hartwick connections,” said Alicia Fish ‘91, Senior Director of Donor and Alumni Relations. “It is always exciting to greet familiar faces and meet many new alumni.”
The weekend opened Friday with the 21st Annual WAA Hartwick Golf Classic at the Oneonta Country Club, the 50-Year Reunion and 50-Year Club Induction Celebration, a Welcome Dinner & Reception, and Division I soccer on Elmore Field as the men’s team takes on Bowling Green University.
On Saturday, alumni will begin the day with a 50-Year Club Breakfast before a Meet the Faculty Reception and an Alumni Swimming and Diving meet in Moyer Pool. Other Saturday highlights include a Conversation with Hartwick President Dr. Margaret L. Drugovich, a field hockey game against St. John Fisher, men’s soccer alumni game, Brooks’ House of BBQ lunch, women’s soccer vs. Union College, Football vs. Frostburg State University and the dedication of a tribute to Dean Edith M. Lacey, founder of the School of Nursing. The day culminates in two signature events, the Athletic Hall of Fame Inductions and the Reunion Class Banquet.
Sunday will feature the College’s annual memorial gathering in the Shineman Chapel House, as well as alumni games in field hockey, tennis, and women’s soccer.
For full details on all Homecoming & Reunion Weekend has to offer, Hartwick alumni are encouraged to visit their online community, The Wall, at www.hartwickalumni.org/HR2012.