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    Charter Celebration 2017

    Friday, Apr. 21 - 3:00pm - Saturday, Apr. 22 - 4:00pm

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    Schedule of Events

    Friday - April 21, 2017

    2:30-3:00PM Heritage Club Tea and Reception
    Musick Alumni Center and Museum at the Parker House
    Heritage Club members and inductees are invited to enjoy a special event with afternoon tea, and a special gift from the Alumni Association. You will also be  able to pick up all of your registration information early. 
    3:00PM Registration
    Musick Alumni Center and Museum at the Parker House
    Pick up all of your information and tickets for the weekend, and enjoy a snack and beverage.
    4:00PM Museum Tour
    Musick Alumni Center and Museum at the Parker House
    Come and learn about the great heritage and tradition of UMHB and get a little glimpse of everything that has made UMHB what it is today. See our special exhibit featuring families and friends of UMHB
    6:00PM Dinner & Floral Presentation by Norman Northen '75
    McLane Great Hall, Bawcom Student Union 3rd Floor
    Join us for an Italian Buffet dinner and special floral presentation from Norman  Northen, class of 1975, from Precious Memories. During his presentation you will  see a beautiful array of floral bouquets while hearing stories about some of the First  Ladies of UMHB: Julie O’Rear(2009-present), Vicky Bawcom (1991-2009), Marietta  Parker (1971-1991), Ellen Tanner (1968-1971), Arla Ray Tyson (1954-1966), and  Kate Whitfield Hardy (1912-1938). 
    8:00PM Historical Phila and Royal Academia Reunions
    Musick Alumni Center and Museum at the Parker House
    Enjoy time with your fellow Historical Phila and Royal Academia members.
    11:30PM Robing Ceremony and midnight March
    Sesquicentennial Plaza / Quad
    Come be a part of this great UMHB tradition where the senior class passes on leadership and responsibility as they robe the junior class. And witness the Midnight March where seniors light candles to honor individuals who have positively impacted their college experience, while singing the senior song, “Up with the Purple.”

    Saturday - April 22, 2017

    9:00AM Registration
    Paul and Jane Meyer Christian Studies Building
    Pick up all of your information and tickets for the weekend, and enjoy a snack and beverage.
    10:30AM Chapel
    Manning Chapel, Paul and Jane Meyer Christian Studies Building
    Join us for a traditional chapel service with music led by Bobby Johnson ‘76, Matt Crosby ‘01 and Glenda Bundick HA, and a special message from Merrit Johnston ‘00. We will honor and induct the class of 1967 into the Heritage Club and present some special Alumni Awards.
    11:30AM Circle of Songs
    3rd Floor Lobby, Bawcom Student Union
    Come and continue the great tradition of Circle of Songs lead by Julia Walker ’60.
    12:00PM Celebration Lunch
    McLane Great Hall, Bawcom Student Union 3rd Floor
    Join us for a formal lunch as we celebrate the newest Heritage Club members, Class of 1967. 
    1:30PM Chemistry and Compassion: Memoir of Dr. Amy Le Vesconte Book Signing
    1st Floor Lobby, Bawcom Student Union
    Purchase this great book written by Pauline Brody ’62. Proceeds from the sale of  this book will benefit the Amy Le Vesconte Presidential Endowed Scholarship Fund  at UMHB.
    2:00PM Class Reunions
    Bawcom Student Union
    Class Reunions will occur at various locations in the Bawcom Student Union and Musick Alumni Center and Museum at the Parker House. To reserve a space for your Class Reunion, contact the Alumni Office at (254) 295-4599.
    3:00PM Campus Tours
    Musick Alumni Center and Museum at the Parker House
    See how campus has changed and grown with a campus tour. This guided tour will take you to some of your favorite parts of campus while showing you the growth of this great university. Student Foundation members will give you first-hand stories of how the core of what UMHB still remains.