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2014 Schedule

All Weekend
Friday, October 10
Saturday, October 11
Sunday, October 12

ALL WEEKEND (top)

Reunion & Homecoming Weekend
Registration Headquarters
Friday, October 10: 11:00 a.m. -9 p.m.
Saturday, October 11: 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.
The Davis Center, Olin Atrium, Ground Floor
The Davis Center’s Olin Atrium is headquarters for all Reunion & Homecoming Weekend information. You can pick up the final weekend schedule, event tickets (for certain events), Reunion nametags, and Reunion & Homecoming buttons. On-site registration will also be available.

UVM Tree Tours
Friday: 2 and 3 p.m.
Saturday: 2 and 3 p.m.
Meet at the steps to Royall Tyler Theatre
Join talented students and faculty as we explore a campus recently recognized as an official “Tree Campus” by the National Arbor Day Foundation. Undergraduates from the Honors College enrolled in the seminar Trees and Culture will identify important species and tell you fascinating stories about their natural and cultural history.

UVM Historic Walking Tour $
Friday: 1 and 4 p.m.
Saturday: 8:30 a.m., 1 p.m.
Meet at the Ira Allen Statue, UVM Green
The University of Vermont has a rich and illustrious history. Join UVM Professor Emeritus William Averyt on this popular walking tour highlighting the historic buildings on and around the UVM Green, as well as the visionary, often colorful people who founded UVM and made it one of America’s great universities. Register beforehand.

Haunted Tours - Queen City Ghostwalk $
Chosen "Best Scary Stroll" by Yankee Magazine in 2014.
Friday and Saturday, 7:00 p.m. - Darkness Falls tour of downtown Burlington. Hermits, mad men, smugglers and more ghostly inhabitants! Meet in City Hall Park at the steps of City Hall.
Sunday, 7:00 p.m. - Graveyard Gatherings at Lakeview Cemetery. Spine-tingling “field trips” to our favorite final resting places. Meet at Louisa Howard Chapel, 455 North Ave., Burlington. Tickets: www.FlynnTix.org. More info at www.queencityghostwalk.com, 802-351-1313.

Admissions Information Session Tour
Friday: 10 a.m, 2 p.m.
Saturday: 9 and 10:30 a.m.
Office of Admissions, 194 South Prospect St.
Take a prospective-student tour of campus.

Historical Trolley Tours
Around Burlington, VT
Check out the schedule of trolley tours around Burlington at www.trolleytoursvt.com or call 877-765-1224.

Sightsee by Segway $
Friday: 9:30 a.m., 11:30 a.m., 1:30 p.m., 3:30 p.m.
Saturday: 8:30 a.m., 10 a.m., noon, 2 p.m., 4 p.m.
Sunday: 10 a.m., noon, 2 p.m.
Tours begin at Catamount Statue by Royall Tyler Theatre
Embark on a unique guided group tour of campus from the platform of your very own Segway. A brief introduction and training will be provided before the tour. Ages 12 to adult; weight limit 250 pounds. Limit 8 per session. Register beforehand.

Fourth Annual Alumni Art Exhibit
Davis Center, Livak Fireplace Lounge and Gallery (4th floor)
Attend the Fourth Annual Alumni Art Exhibit and view the beautiful artwork created by fellow University of Vermont graduates and selected by the student art curators.

MyUVM
library.uvm.edu
Bailey Howe Library
Join the University of Vermont Libraries for a look at historic images of UVM and Vermont (culled from our Archives and Special Collections) and make them your own. Cut, paste, reconfigure, collage, re-photograph, and display your UVM. Showcase your creativity and help us transform the libraries lobby into a celebration of UVM's history and future. Continue the conversation online with the #myuvm hashtag.

Fleming Museum
Free admission to the Museum for all Homecoming and Reunion participants. Show your name badge at the Admissions desk for free entry. Check the museum's website for current exhibitions and hours at flemingmuseum.org.

Outing Club Homecoming Weekend
Friday Afternoon and Saturday All Day
http://www.uvm.edu/~outside/
Friday: Table outside Davis Center
Saturday Daytime: Have table on campus and invite people to the OC House to get information on day hike they can do while visiting, free food and just show the OC House.
Saturday Night: Invite alumni to come to cabin and stay the night and catch up or meet other alumni.

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 10 (top)

All Day
Open Classrooms

Experience the life of a student at UVM. You're welcome to attend more than a dozen classes, from organic chemistry to comparative religion to the history of jazz. Download the full list.

8:00 a.m.
17th Annual Breast Cancer Conference
http://www.uvm.edu/medicine/vtbreastcancerconference/
Take I-89 in Vermont to Exit 14W. Proceed west on Route 2/Williston Road. The hotel will be immediately on your right.
Description: The Vermont Cancer Center's annual Breast Cancer Conference is a free community event that offers educational sessions, fun activities, and complementary therapies connected to all aspects of breast cancer. This is the largest breast cancer conference in the northeast region and is open to patients, survivors, healthcare providers, family members, and interested community members who want to learn more about the disease, its prevention, and the quest for a cure. Our theme this year is "Choices and Voices in Breast and Women's Health." We will be exploring the many choices a person makes in the prevention, treatment, and survivorship of breast cancer and other related diseases. The day includes culinary demos, yoga and Pilates, complimentary massages, and much more!

11:00 a.m.
Party on the Farm $ (Free, with donations accepted)
Health Hero Farm in South Hero
Join UVM Extension's Center for Sustainable Agriculture on a nearby farm to mingle, enjoy a wood-fired pizza lunch featuring local, sustainably-produced food, visit with Center staff, and to learn from farmers Eric and Hannah Noel about what’s involved with a well-managed pasture and multi-functional farming operation. A free shuttle will leave from the Davis Center near the third floor entrance at 10:15 a.m. and return at about 1:00 p.m.  Space is limited: please RSVP to Cheryl Herrick at cheryl.herrick@uvm.edu by October 3.

12:00 p.m.
Daily Scenic Cruises $
www.lakechamplaincruises.com
Enjoy a narrated scenic cruise on beautiful Lake Champlain aboard The Northern Lights, a 115 foot cruise vessel. Narrated scenic cruises are 1.5 hours long. Reservations recommended!

2:00 p.m.
Daily Scenic Cruises $
www.lakechamplaincruises.com
Enjoy a narrated scenic cruise on beautiful Lake Champlain aboard The Northern Lights, a 115 foot cruise vessel. Narrated scenic cruises are 1.5 hours long. Reservations recommended!

2–3:30 p.m.
Spirit of Ethan Allen
$
The Spirit of Ethan Allen is the official/unofficial Cruise Ship of UVM’s Homecoming/Parent’s Weekend. Join fellow parents, alumni and students on our 1.5 hour scenic cruise at 2PM. Complimentary coffee, tea, and pastries.
https://secure.soea.com/soea/res_edit.php?zKeyP=6765.63538090482

2:00 p.m.
Winery Tour $
http://www.vermontfarmtours.com/uvm.html
Transportation provided from Royal Tyler Theater. (University Place Extension.) We will depart shortly after 2pm.
Fall is probably the most spectacular season to visit Vermont's wineries: grapes are ripe and the winery is abuzz harvesting and pressing the bounty. We'll visit two idyllic Vermont wineries, taste unique varietals, and enjoy a behind-the-scenes winery tour. We'll also explore a couple pairings with local artisan cheeses.

2:00 p.m.
UVM Family Business Awards
Billings North Lounge

2:00 p.m.
Panel on the Ukraine Crisis
Fleming 101
Panel discussion of recent events in Ukraine hosted by Political Science and Global and Regional Studies, and supported by the Louis Rakin Foundation.  Internationally recognized scholars will discuss ethnic relations and the prospects for political stability with attention to the role of Russia and elections held in May 2014.

3 p.m.
Field Hockey v. UMass Lowell
Moulton Winder Field
Field Hockey alumnae are invited to visit the alumni tent that will be located between Moulton Winder and Virtue Fields.  There will be warm beverages and snacks for field hockey alumnae.

4:00 – 5:30 pm
ENVS Reception
Bittersweet House Founders Room
153 South Prospect Street

Return and reconnect with ENVS faculty, staff, and other alums. Meet new faculty and current students. Catch up on Program news, and enjoy delicious food and drink.
We would so enjoy seeing you back and hearing your news!

4:00 p.m.
Daily Scenic Cruises $
www.lakechamplaincruises.com
Enjoy a narrated scenic cruise on beautiful Lake Champlain aboard The Northern Lights, a 115 foot cruise vessel. Narrated scenic cruises are 1.5 hours long. Reservations recommended!

4–5:00 p.m.
Spirit of Ethan Allen $
The Spirit of Ethan Allen is the official/unofficial Cruise Ship of UVM’s Homecoming/Parent’s Weekend. Join fellow parents, alumni and students on our 1 hour scenic cruise at 4PM. Complimentary coffee, tea, and pastries. https://secure.soea.com/soea/res_edit.php?zKeyP=6766.63538090575

4:30 p.m.-6:30 p.m.
School of Business Open House
We invite students, families, alumni, and guests to Kalkin Hall to connect with one another while learning more about the exciting updates within the School of Business. Beer, wine, additional refreshments, and light hors d'oevres will be provided.

4:30-6:00 p.m.
Class of 1964 50th Presidential Reunion Reception
Englesby House, 112 South Williams Street
Join classmates and the University president to celebrate your 50th Reunion. Mingle with classmates at this hosted event.

5:00-6:30 p.m.
White Coat Ceremony for our First-Year Nursing Students.

Ira Allen Chapel, University Place, Burlington
Freshman Nursing Students and their families are invited to attend. Light refreshments will be served. RSVP  Mischka Rizzo at vrizzo@uvm.edu

5:00 – 7:00 p.m.
Former Student-Athlete Reception
Nectar's, 111 Main Street
We welcome former student-athletes to join current athletic department coaches, staff and administration for this gathering.  Free apps and cash bar.

5:30- 7:30 p.m.
The Big Payoff: The Value of Your UVM Education
ALANA Alumni & Student Networking Reception
Mt. Mansfield Room, Davis Center
ALANA students and alumni are encouraged to attend this event to gain advice and connect with ALANA alumni from a variety of majors, career fields and locations. The event begins with a keynote speaker followed by a speed networking session to gather advice on preparing to graduate, getting an internship, searching for jobs and other topics. An open networking reception follows the speed networking. Attend the entire event or arrive at 6:30PM for the Open Networking Reception. Appetizers and refreshments will be provided. Parents and alumni who are here for Reunion/Homecoming Weekend are welcome. This event is free but we request that you register at alumni.uvm.edu/alananetworking

6:00 p.m.
Class of 1969 45th Reunion Social $
Waterman Manor
Nestled on the top floor of Waterman, the Waterman Manor boasts sit down seating, great views and fabulous food. Included in the Class of 1969 package.

6:00 p.m.
UVM Hillel’s Homecoming Shabbat Dinner
Waterman Memorial Lounge
uvmhillel.org
Join UVM Hillel for a pluralistic, student-run Shabbat service followed by a catered, kosher Shabbat dinner. Come for just services, just dinner or both! For questions contact sharon@uvmhillel.org. RSVP appreciated on UVM Reunion/Homecoming registration.

6:00 p.m.
Welcome Back Social
Brennan’s Pub, Dudley H. Davis Center
Join the UVM Alumni Association for some entertainment and food as we kick off this magnificent weekend. Parents, friends, families, alumni and students are welcome. Talented student musicians will be featured.

Homecoming Concert
7:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
UVM Music Recital Hall
The Concert Band and Orchestra will be performing on the department's newly configured Homecoming Concert. Free and open to the public.

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 11 (top)

Time TBD
Class of 1969 Golf Outing
Vermont National Country Club
Please email Steve Kunken at skunk271@aol.com or call him at (631) 271-2920 if you are interested in playing golf with the class on Saturday morning!

8:30 a.m.
Pi Beta Phi's Pancake Breakfast $
https://www.pibetaphi.org/pibetaphi/uvm/
Intersection of S Prospect and Cliff Street
Come support Pi Beta Phi's annual Pancake Breakfast! $5 for unlimited pancakes. All proceeds go to a cause (TBA) that is close to a sister's heart!

8:30 a.m.- 9:15 a.m.
Coffee Hour for Parents of Honors College Students
University Heights North Living Room

9-10:30 a.m.
Catamount Celebration
Davis Center, Silver Maple Ballroom
Come celebrate The University of Vermont! Hear from University President Tom Sullivan and leaders of the Alumni Association talk about new initiatives and exciting things happening on campus! Bagels and coffee will be served. Parents are welcome.

9 a.m.
Kevin Roberson Student-Athlete 5k Memorial Run/Walk $
uvmathletics.com
Livak Track at the Archie Post Complex
A casual, fun event for all ages, abilities, and running/walking prowess. The run will progress throughout campus, beginning and ending with a lap around the Livak Track at the Archie Post Complex. All proceeds go toward the Kevin Roberson Scholarship Fund, which assits eligible student-athletes in pursuit of their athletic and academic passions. Registration begins promptly at 9 a.m.; the run begins at 9:30 a.m.

9 a.m.
Phi Mu Delta Alumni Breakfast
TBD
We will be holding a breakfast for those people with ties to Phi Mu Delta, Nu Gamma chapter. Please contact, current Alumni Relations chair for the chapter, Alton Deslandes at agdeslan@uvm.edu for details.

9:00 a.m.
LGBTQA Center Alumni Homecoming Coffee
www.uvm.edu/~lgbtqa
Corner of South Prospect and Main Streets
Join the LGBTQA Center during the Alumni Homecoming Weekend festivities for coffee and light morning refreshments with the Director, Dot Brauer, and other LGBTQA alums and families.

9:30 a.m.
Delta Psi Annual Meeting
61 Summit Street, Back Porch of Alumni House
Join members of the Delta Psi community for the annual meeting.

9:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
College of Engineering and Mathematical Science- Votey Hall Showcase
Votey 105
Stop by Votey Hall for refreshments, and a current overview by staff and tour. Tour will begin at 10:30 a.m.

9:30 a.m.
UVM's Got Talent. Are you Recruiting Here Yet?
Career + Experience Hub, Davis Center 1st Floor
uvm.edu/career
Are you an employer or recruiter of talented and highly skilled UVM students and alumni? If not, you should be! Meet the Career Center's Employer Relations Coordinator to learn about the talent at UVM and how the Career Center can support your company or organization's recruitment efforts.

9:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Royall Tyler Theatre 40th Anniversary Celebration: Registration and Check in
116 University Place, Burlington, VT 05401
Coffee and pastries served at check in. A celebration of 40 years of productions and memories in Royall Tyler Theatre. A day of panels and special events for current students and alumni featuring Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Tony Kushner (Angels in America). The day concludes with a performance of RODGERS AND HAMMERSTEIN'S "GRAND NIGHT FOR SINGING." Register Online.

9:45 a.m.-11:30 a.m.
Honors College Alumni Panel Discussion and Reception
Livak ballroom, Davis Center
Honors College Alumni Panel and Honors College Scholars Class of 2009 Reunion. Recent Honors College graduates will be on hand to meet with current students and families as well as to discuss their post-college professional lives and how their experiences in the Honors College impacted their current work. This alumni panel will be followed by a reception at 10:45. Honors College alumni, current students, and parents are welcome to attend.

10:00 a.m.
Royall Tyler Theatre 40th Anniversary Celebration
Career Panel with Alumni and Current Students

116 University Place, Burlington, VT 05401
Register Online.

10:00 a.m.
College of Nursing and Health Sciences Open House
Join us as we celebrate the opportunities and engagement of our students, faculty, and staff. Our programs will host tours and provide demos of our clinical simulation and research labs. Information will be provided on faculty research and student opportunities. There will be featured speakers on health and wellness and light refreshments will be served. Our open house and tours will take place in the Rowell Building and Pomeroy Hall.

10:00 a.m.
College of Education and Social Services-Global Experiences and Research Breakfast Symposium

Waterman Memorial Lounge
Dean Fayneese S. Miller invites you to join us for breakfast while undergraduate students from the College of Education and Social Services (CESS) share their global academic experiences and the research opportunities they have been a part of. Faculty and Dean's Office staff will be in attendance. Full breakfast will be served.

10:00 a.m.
CAS Homecoming and Reunion Weekend Open House
Join us for our Homecoming and Reunion Weekend Open House on October 11 from 10:00 to 11:30 AM. Stop by our offices at 438 College Street to visit with Associate Dean, faculty, and staff.

10:00 a.m.- 11:30 a.m.
Spirit of Ethan Allen$
The Spirit of Ethan Allen is the official/unofficial Cruise Ship of UVM’s Homecoming/Parent’s Weekend. Join fellow parents, alumni and students on our 1.5 hour scenic cruise at 10 AM. Complimentary coffee, tea, and pastries. https://secure.soea.com/soea/res_edit.php?zKeyP=6768.63538090915

10:00 a.m.- 10:30 a.m.
Plant and Soil Science James M. Jeffords Hall Tour
Jeffords Hall main foyer
PSS Chair Deborah Neher will lead a tour of James M. Jeffords Hall, a Gold Leeds Certified life sciences building, completed in 2010.  The building houses the Departments of Plant and Soil Science and the Department of Plant Biology. It was designed to promote interdisciplinary collaboration and expand the facilities for education in the life sciences. First floor is dedicated to 7 modern student teaching laboratories and 3 lecture halls. Second and third floors provide research laboratory and support space, faculty and graduate student offices and conference rooms.  Professor Neher looks forward to show-casing our new home with alumni.

10:30 a.m.
Alumni House Groundbreaking

61 Summit Street, Burlington
Join the UVM Alumni Association and University leadership for the official groundbreaking ceremony of the future Alumni House and the Jack '64 and Shirley Silver Pavilion. We encourage alumni, students and families to attend this event and see renderings of what the space will look like in future years. For more information on this project visit: alumni.uvm.edu/alumnihouse.

10:30 a.m.
Are You LinkedIn?
www.uvm.edu/career
Career and Experience HUB- Davis Center
Join us for a workshop on LinkedIn basics and learn how it can help you grow your professional network and be an essential tool in any job search. We’ll review creating a strong profile, using professional and alumni groups for outreach, how to follow companies and individuals, and much more.

10:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
CALS Open House with Dean
Jeffords Hall Classroom 110, 63 Carrigan Drive, Burlington, VT 05405
Visit with Dean Thomas Vogelmann and learn about all the new and exciting happenings in the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences.

10:30 a.m.
The 2014 Election and the Second Obama Administration
http://www.uvm.edu/~polisci/
John Dewey Lounge, Third Floor, Old Mill
A panel discussion of senior professors in the Political Science Department (Garrison Nelson, Anthony Gierzynski, Eileen Burgin, Lisa Holmes, chaired by Robert Bartlett) on the current American political scene.

10:30 a.m.
The Rubenstein School of Environmental and Natural Resources Open House and Tour of the Aiken Center
Come visit with students, staff, and faculty in the Rubenstein School of Environmental and Natural Resources. Join us for a tour of the renovated Aiken Center with its solarium, green roof, solar panel, and an eco-machine for treating wastewater. Hosted by Dean Nancy Matthews.

11:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.
Kappa Alpha Theta Parents Picnic and Alumnae Open House
At the Theta House: 215 South Prospect Street Burlington, VT
Games, Food, and Fun!

11 a.m.
Alumni/UVM Baseball Club "Game"
Centennial Field
4th Annual Alumni/Club Baseball "game."

11 a.m.
Alpha Delta Pi Open House
Second left hand on College street coming from South Prospect Street. Directly across from Waterman
Come meet the sisters of Alpha Delta Pi and see our house! All Alumni and family are welcome! Snacks and drinks will be served.

11 a.m.
Farm to Sukkah Reception
Bailey Howe Green
Meet local farmers with a residence hall-friendly farmer’s market. Learn about Sukkot, the most “Vermont” of the Jewish High Holidays. For more information visit www.uvmhillel.org.

11 a.m.- 1:00 p.m.
Horse Barn & CREAM Open House
500 Spear Street, South Burlington
From I-89/Williston Road: Take Exit 14W into Burlington. Head West on Williston Road; merge into right-most lane to take jug handle exit to Spear Street. Head south on Spear Street past athletics complexes and fields; UVM Farm will be about one-quarter mile on left.
Visit the student-run dairy and horse barn cooperatives and see horseback riding demonstrations at 12 p.m.! A shuttle bus will be going back and forth continuously from Miller Farm to Davis Center Oval from 10:45 a.m.-2:15 p.m.

11:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Plant and Soil Science James M. Jeffords Hall Tour
Jeffords Hall main foyer
PSS Chair Deborah Neher will lead a tour of James M. Jeffords Hall, a Gold Leeds Certified life sciences building, completed in 2010.  The building houses the Departments of Plant and Soil Science and Plant Biology. It was designed to promote interdisciplinary collaboration and expand the facilities for education in the life sciences. First floor is dedicated to 7 modern student teaching laboratories and 3 lecture halls. Second and third floors provide research laboratory and support space, faculty and graduate student offices and conference rooms.  Professor Neher looks forward to show-casing our new home with alumni.

11:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Alpha Zeta Apple Cider Press $
Davis Center and Bailey Howe Green
http://www.uvm.edu/~uvmaz/
Join the members of Alpha Zeta Agricultural Honor Society at their annual cider press with apples from the UVM Horticulture Farm.

11:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Horticulture Club mini-pumpkin and coffee plant sale $
Davis Center and Bailey Howe Green
http://www.uvm.edu/~hortclub/
The UVM Horticulture Club will be selling mini-pumpkins and coffee plants!

11:30 a.m.
Admissions Information Session and Tour for Alumni, Siblings, and Family Members
Join a UVM admissions counselor and student AdvoCat to learn about the admission process and all of the great things UVM has to offer, followed by a campus tour. Please RSVP to Liz Hamlin-Volz at elizabeth.hamlin@uvm.edu.

11:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m.
UVM Fest
Davis Center and Bailey Howe Green
Join the tradition! Bring your family and gather with friends for live music, activities, fun, food vendors, and bars. Get your face painted, take photos in the photobooth, and get lunch from your favorite food vendor. Interact with more than 40 student groups and many local businesses. You won’t want to miss it!

12:00 p.m.- 2:00 p.m.
Hillel Center Open House
80 Colchester Ave -- plenty of
parking on site.
Come by for light refreshments to meet with students, staff and board
members at Hillel's brand new facility!

12:00 p.m.
Swimming & Diving v. Wagner
Forbush Natatorium
Following the diving competition, all swimming and diving alumni will be recognized.

12:00 p.m.
Royall Tyler Theatre 40th Anniversary Celebration: President’s Luncheon: “Honoring the Founding and the First Forty Years of the Royall Tyler Theatre,”
Billings North Lounge
UVM Theatre alumni, faculty, staff and students are invited to join President Tom Sullivan to commemorate the Royall Tyler Theatre and recognize its founders. The luncheon has reached capacity to pass along your questions or comments please contact Eileen Dudley at edudley@uvm.edu.

12:00 p.m.
Boulder Society Annual Meeting $
Boulder Room used for arrival/informal meet and greet activities while nearby function room used for lunch and meeting.

12:00-3:00 p.m.
Plant and Soil Science Department 50th Year Anniversary Celebration $
http://www.uvm.edu/~pss/  
UVM Horticultural Research and Educational Center (HREC), 65 Green Mountain Dr, South Burlington
Wood fired pizza featuring local organic produce and grains, fresh pressed cider, hay rides, live music. This is a family friendly event, parking free and on site.Charge for event: $10 for adults, $5 for ages 10 and under, $15 at the door on the day of. HREC Directions at: http://www.uvm.edu/~hortfarm/?Page=directions.html

12–2 p.m. $
Class of 1959 Reunion Luncheon and Burlington City of Arts’ Of Land & Local Show
Shelburne Farms Coach Barn

12-2:30 p.m.
Class of 1954, 1949, 1944 and 1939 Reunion Luncheon $
Waterman Manor
Reminisce, catch up, and enjoy a meal with old friends! Class picture will be taken at approximately 1:30 p.m. Celebrate your 60th, 65th, 70th or 75th Reunion!

12:00 p.m.
Daily Scenic Cruises $
www.lakechamplaincruises.com
Enjoy a narrated scenic cruise on beautiful Lake Champlain aboard The Northern Lights, a 115 foot cruise vessel. Narrated scenic cruises are 1.5 hours long. Reservations recommended!

12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Spirit of Ethan Allen $
The Spirit of Ethan Allen is the official/unofficial Cruise Ship of UVM’s Homecoming/Parent’s Weekend. Join fellow parents, alumni and students on our 1.5 hour lunch cruise at noon. https://secure.soea.com/soea/res_edit.php?zKeyP=6769.63538091014

12:30 p.m.
50th and 25th Nursing Reunion- 1989 and 1964
Rowell 201 B

1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Tri Delta Desserts Open House
143 So. Willard St., Burlington
Join Delta Delta Delta for delicious desserts. House corporation meeting at 3 p.m. following the open house.

1:00 p.m.
Men's Soccer v. Stony Brook
Virtue Field
Men's Soccer alumni are invited to visit the alumni tent that will be located between Moulton Winder and Virtue Fields.  There will be warm beverages and snacks for men's soccer alumni.

2:00 p.m.
George V. Kidder Faculty Lecture: UVM Professor Donna Rizzo
Success via Failure: The Tao of Learning
Old Mill, John Dewey Lounge
“Success consists of going from failure to failure without the loss of enthusiasm” - Winston Churchill.
Listen to Professor Rizzo, the 2014 George V. Kidder award winning faculty member, discuss her career path, her continuing (and enthusiastic) struggles to link her philosophy on learning, teaching, and research on artificial machine learning.

2:00 p.m.
Royall Tyler Theatre 40th Anniversary Celebration
Reading in Royall Tyler Theatre (Works by Guest Artist)

116 University Place, Burlington, VT 05401
Register Online.

2:00 p.m.
Fourth Annual Alumni Art Exhibit Reception
Davis Center Fireplace and Gallery, 4th Floor
Join alumni artists and art lovers alike at the opening reception for the fourth-annual Alumni Art Exhibit, curated by student art curators. Mingle, enjoy light refreshments and deserts, and appreciate the beautiful artwork created by UVM alumni.

2:00 p.m.
Travel Study at UVM
http://learn.uvm.edu/study-abroad
Lafayette 108
A student-led panel of past participants who will speak to their experiences traveling for credit with UVM. You'll learn how their travel-study programs led to internships, decisions for majors and resume enhancements. UVM staff will also be on hand to discuss planning timelines to incorporate travel into a student's undergraduate curriculum, as well as destinations, policies and safeguards the University takes for travel programs domestically and abroad.

2:00 p.m.
Daily Scenic Cruises $
www.lakechamplaincruises.com
Enjoy a narrated scenic cruise on beautiful Lake Champlain aboard The Northern Lights, a 115 foot cruise vessel. Narrated scenic cruises are 1.5 hours long. Reservations recommended!

2-3:30 p.m.
Spirit of Ethan Allen$
The Spirit of Ethan Allen is the official/unofficial Cruise Ship of UVM’s Homecoming/Parent’s Weekend. Join fellow parents, alumni and students on our 1.5 hour scenic cruise at 2 PM. Complimentary coffee, tea, and pastries. https://secure.soea.com/soea/res_edit.php?zKeyP=6770.63538091076

2:15 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Royall Tyler Theatre 40th Anniversary Celebration
Featuring Guest Speaker Tony Kushner
116 University Place, Burlington, VT 05401
Mr. Kushner is a Tony Award recipient as well as a Pulitzer Prize winning playwright and author. Tony will be giving a dialogue, followed by a Q&A session and a book signing. Join the UVM theatre department and alumni for this hallmark event. Register Online.

3:00 p.m.
Fleming Museum Tour
Meet in the lobby of the Fleming Museum
Join museum staff for a guided tour of their special exhibition "Civil War Drawings." Check the museum's website for all of their current exhibitions at flemingmuseum.org.

4:00 p.m.
Daily Scenic Cruises $
www.lakechamplaincruises.com
Enjoy a narrated scenic cruise on beautiful Lake Champlain aboard The Northern Lights, a 115 foot cruise vessel. Narrated scenic cruises are 1.5 hours long. Reservations recommended!

4-5:00 p.m.
Spirit of Ethan Allen $
The Spirit of Ethan Allen is the official/unofficial Cruise Ship of UVM’s Homecoming/Parent’s Weekend. Join fellow parents, alumni and students on our 1 hour scenic cruise at 4 PM. Complimentary coffee, tea, and pastries. https://secure.soea.com/soea/res_edit.php?zKeyP=6771.63538091127

5:00 p.m.
Swimming & Diving Alumni Gathering
Trader Duke's at Doubletree
Join Coach Gerry Cournoyer and fellow former swimming and diving teammates for a social gathering with appetizers and a cash bar.

5:00 p.m.
Royall Tyler Theatre 40th Anniversary Celebration
Family photo – UVM Theatre Alumni and Current Students

116 University Place, Burlington, VT 05401

5:00 p.m.
Royall Tyler Theatre 40th Anniversary Celebration
UVM Theatre Alumni Reception
Royall Theatre, Craftsbury Room,116 University Place, Burlington, VT 05401

5:00 p.m.
Green Mountain Battalion ROTC Alumni Association Annual Alumni Reception
Emerald Ballroom, Sheraton Burlington Hotel
870 Williston Road, Burlington, VT
Attire: Military-ASUs/Civilian-Business Casual
Cadets-ASUs
Hors d'oeuvres will be served. R.S.V.P. by September 22, 2014 to 802-656-1027 or email: Valerie.Pallotta@uvm.edu.

5:30-7:30 p.m.
Spirit of Ethan Allen $
The Spirit of Ethan Allen is the official/unofficial Cruise Ship of UVM’s Homecoming/Parent’s Weekend. Join fellow parents, alumni and students on our 2 hour Harvest Moon Dinner Cruise at 5:30 PM. Complimentary live music. https://secure.soea.com/soea/res_edit.php?zKeyP=6585.63520628394

5:30 p.m.
Taste of Vermont Dinner (first seating) $
Billings North Lounge
Come enjoy a beautiful, historic building with an exquisite catered dinner. Light music and a welcoming atmosphere for all attendees. Register online.

6:30 p.m.
Soul Food Social $
Grand Maple Ballroom
The Soul Food Social is the Black Student Union's annual event filled with speakers, performers, soul food, and music. $10 per adult; free for students and children 12 and under. Register online.

7:00 p.m. Doors
8:00 p.m. Show

UVM A Cappella Homecoming Show $
uvm.edu/~topcats
26 University Place
Come for a night of A Cappella with the family! Zest, the Hit Paws, the Cat's Meow, and the Top Cats will showcase their new talent in UVM's A Cappella Homecoming show!

7:30 p.m.
Taste of Vermont Dinner (second seating) $
Billings North Lounge
Come enjoy a beautiful, historic building with an exquisite catered dinner. Light music and a welcoming atmosphere for all attendees. Register online.

7:30 p.m.
Royall Tyler Theatre 40th Anniversary Celebration
Rodgers and Hammerstein’s A Grand Night for Singing

116 University Place, Burlington, VT 05401
Tickets go on sale on Sept. 9 and can be purchased in person at the Royall Tyler Theatre box office, by calling 802-656-2094 or online at www.uvmtheatre.org.

6-10 p.m.
Class of 1959 55th Reunion Dinner $
Sheraton Hotel & Conference Center Ballroom
Mingle with classmates, reconnect and enjoy your UVM Reunion. Class photo will be taken at approximately 7 p.m. Cocktail hour, dinner and music!

6-10 p.m.
Class of 1964 50th Reunion Dinner $
Burlington Country Club, 568 S Prospect St, Burlington
Mingle with classmates, reconnect and enjoy your UVM Reunion. Class photo will be taken at approximately 7:30 p.m. Cocktail hour, dinner and music!

6-10 p.m.
Class of 1969 45th Reunion Dinner $
Vermont National Country Club, 1227 Dorset St, South Burlington
Mingle with classmates, reconnect and enjoy your UVM Reunion. Class photo will be taken at approximately 7 p.m. Cocktail hour, dinner and music!

6-9:30 p.m.
Class of 1994 20th Reunion Celebration $
Nectar’s (upstairs), 188 Main Street
Mingle with classmates, reconnect and enjoy your UVM Reunion. Class photo will be taken at approximately 8:30 p.m. Enjoy your Nectar’s favorite food, one complimentary drink, cash bar and music. We are very pleased to announce the Strangefolk Reunion show at the Flynn Center for Performing Arts. Exclusive, choice seating will be sold through the UVM Reunion/Homecoming registration.

7-10 p.m.
Class of 1974 40th Reunion Celebration $
Firehouse Gallery, 135 Church Street
Join the Class of 1979 celebrate on beautiful Church Street. Mingle with classmates, reconnect and enjoy your UVM Reunion. Class photo will be taken at approximately 9 p.m. Heavy hor d'oeuvres, one complimentary drink, cash bar and music!

7-10 p.m.
Class of 1979 35th Reunion Celebration $
Firehouse Gallery, 135 Church Street
Join the Class of 1974 celebrate on beautiful Church Street. Mingle with classmates, reconnect and enjoy your UVM Reunion. Class photo will be taken at approximately 9:10 p.m. Heavy hor d'oeuvres, one complimentary drink, cash bar and music!

7-10 p.m.
Class of 1984 30th Reunion Celebration $
Hotel VT, 41 Cherry Street
Mingle with classmates, reconnect and enjoy your UVM Reunion. Class photo will be taken at approximately 9:15 p.m. Heavy hor d'oeuvres, one complimentary drink, cash bar and music! Enjoy outdoor fireplaces with seating and top of the line bar space built only last year.

7-9:30 p.m.
Class of 1989 25th Reunion Celebration $
E. B. Strong’s, 10 Church Street
Mingle with classmates, reconnect and enjoy your UVM Reunion. Class photo will be taken at approximately 8:30 p.m. Heavy hor d'oeuvres, one complimentary drink, cash bar and music!

7:30-10:30 p.m.
Class of 1999 15th Reunion Celebration $
Reuben James, 159 Main Street
Mingle with classmates, reconnect and enjoy your UVM Reunion. Class photo will be taken at approximately 9:30 p.m. Appetizers, one complimentary drink, cash bar, and music!

7-9:30 p.m.
Class of 2004 10th Reunion Celebration $
Nectar’s (downstairs), 188 Main Street
Mingle with classmates, reconnect and enjoy your UVM Reunion. Class photo will be taken at approximately 8:30 p.m. Appetizers, one complimentary drink, cash bar and music!

8-11 p.m.
Class of 2009 5th Reunion Celebration $
Red Square, Church Street
Mingle with classmates, reconnect and enjoy your UVM Reunion. Class photo will be taken at approximately 9:30 p.m. Catered food, one complimentary drink, cash bar, and music!

9-11 p.m.
Class of 2014 Zero Year Reunion Celebration
Ri Ra, 123 Church St.
Mingle with classmates, reconnect, and enjoy your UVM Reunion, six months post Commencement! Enjoy a night in Burlington with friends! Light food and one free drink!

9:45 p.m.
Royall Tyler Theatre 40th Anniversary Celebration
Reception on Royall Tyler Theatre Stage

116 University Place, Burlington
Light appetizers and cash bar (beer and wine). Register Online.

SUNDAY, OCTOBER 12 (top)

8:30 a.m.
Mortar Board Breakfast
$
Waterman Manor

9:00 a.m.
Hillel Bagel Brunch
Billings
Join us for bagels and lox and stay for the Dan and Carole Burack President's Distinguished Lecture series. Details at 10:00 a.m. below. RSVP appreciated on the UVM Reunion/Homecoming registration.

10:00 a.m.
Dan and Carole Burack President's Distinguished Lecture,  Eric Fingerhut, President and CEO of Hillel International in conjunction with UVM Hillel's Homecoming Bagel Brunch. Welcome Remarks by UVM President Tom Sullivan
Billings North Lounge
Breakfast begins at 9:00 am. Lecture starts promptly at 10:00 am
Join the campus and broader community for a timely and important discussion about Hillel's impact on the 550 campuses it serves around the world. For more information on the event visit www.uvmhillel.org or e-mail gary.derr@uvm.edu or matt@uvmhillel.org. RSVP appreciated on the UVM Reunion/Homecoming registration.

10:00 a.m.
Family & Alumni Weekend Mass and Pancake Breakfast
www.uvmcatholic.com
The Catholic Center is located on Redstone Campus near the water tower.
We invite all students, families and alumni to  join us for Mass at 10:00 am  at The Catholic Center. Following Mass there will be a free pancake breakfast and an opportunity to hear about the many programs we offer.

10–11:30 a.m.
Spirit of Ethan Allen $
The Spirit of Ethan Allen is the official/unofficial Cruise Ship of UVM’s Homecoming/Parent’s Weekend. Join fellow parents, alumni and students on our 1.5 hour brunch cruise at 10 AM. https://secure.soea.com/soea/res_edit.php?zKeyP=6773.63538091245

10:30 a.m.
Shelburne Bike Tour $
http://www.vermontfarmtours.com/uvm.html
Meet at Bread and Butter Farm | Leduc Farm Dr, Shelburne, VT
Experience some of the best cycling in Vermont on the Shelburne Bike Tour: a guided 25-mile loop visiting a vineyard, farm, and orchard. Tastings, treats and lunch are included. Moderate hills, paved roads. Touring bikes, tandems, and tag-alongs available to rent at North Star Sports in Burlington.

10:30 a.m.-1 p.m.
Green & Gold Brunch $
Davis Center, Mansfield Room
Join the Green & Gold classes as they welcome the Class of 1964! All alumni who have celebrated their 50th Reunion are considered Green & Gold alums! Reminisce with everyone from the good old days while enjoying brunch and memories from UVM’s past. All Green & Gold classes are welcome. Please register beforehand.

11:00 a.m.- 1:00 p.m.
12th Annual Diversity & Equity Unit’s JAZZ Brunch
Silver Maple Ballroom, Davis Center
The Vice President for Human Resources, Abenaki Outreach Program, ALANA Student Center, Center for Cultural Pluralism, Diversity and Multicultural Affairs, LGBTQA Center, Women’s Center, Human Resources,  and Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Office- invite you to join us for a feast of great food, conversations, and JAZZ music. Register online.

12:00 p.m.
Field Hockey v. Rider
Moulton Winder Field
Field Hockey alumnae are invited to visit the alumni tent that will be located between Moulton Winder and Virtue Fields.  There will be warm beverages and snacks for field hockey alumnae.

12:00 p.m.
Daily Scenic Cruises
$
www.lakechamplaincruises.com
Enjoy a narrated scenic cruise on beautiful Lake Champlain aboard The Northern Lights, a 115 foot cruise vessel. Narrated scenic cruises are 1.5 hours long. Reservations recommended!

1:00 p.m.
Women's Soccer v. UMass Lowell
Virtue Field
Women's Soccer alumnae are invited to visit the alumni tent that will be located between Moulton Winder and Virtue Fields.  There will be warm beverages and snacks for women's soccer alumnae.

2:00 p.m.
Women's Hockey v. RPI
Gutterson Fieldhouse
Women's Hockey alumnae may contact the Victory Club office (802-656-0956 or Victory.Club@uvm.edu) to visit the Coaches' Circle hospitality area at the game. 

2:00 p.m.
Daily Scenic Cruises
$
www.lakechamplaincruises.com
Enjoy a narrated scenic cruise on beautiful Lake Champlain aboard The Northern Lights, a 115 foot cruise vessel. Narrated scenic cruises are 1.5 hours long. Reservations recommended!

4:00 p.m.
Daily Scenic Cruises
$
www.lakechamplaincruises.com
Enjoy a narrated scenic cruise on beautiful Lake Champlain aboard The Northern Lights, a 115 foot cruise vessel. Narrated scenic cruises are 1.5 hours long. Reservations recommended!