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Penn Vet Alumni Weekend


 May 11 - 13, 2018

Come celebrate with us and relive your veterinary school memories. Join us for events on both veterinary school campuses the weekend of May 11-13, 2018. All alumni and their guests are cordially invited to attend. Alumni with graduation years ending in a “8” or a “3” will celebrate a class reunion. Mark your calendar to enjoy the festivities that celebrate YOU – our Penn Veterinary Alumni!

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Shannon Groves, Penn Vet

  • Shannon Groves, Director

Alumni Weekend & Reunion Schedule

Friday, May 11, 2018 – New Bolton Center
Where: New Bolton Center 382 West Street Road - Kennett Square, PA
3:00 – 5:00 pm: Alumni Weekend Check-In
  • Where: Allam House
  • Check-in for your event tickets, name badges, schedules, campus maps and more
  • Parking: Enter NBC grounds, bear LEFT and follow signage.
3:30 – 4:30 pm: Tours of New Bolton Center
  • Where: Tours begin in Alumni Hall
  • Pre-registration is required. Take a walking tour of New Bolton Center’s campus. Revisit favorite spaces and see what's new.
  • Some areas are restricted for bio-security. Unguided tours are prohibited. Please arrive 15 minutes in advance for a prompt 3:30 PM start and wear close-toed shoes.
5:00 – 7:00 pm: Alumni Reception & Dean Hendricks' Farewell
  • Where: Allam House
  • Join your fellow alumni and kick-off alumni and reunion weekend as we honor Joan C. Hendricks, V’79, PhD, the Gilbert S. Kahn Dean of Veterinary Medicine, for a farewell reception as she concludes her tenure at Penn Vet. Enjoy food, open bar, music and the opportunity to take your class reunion photo.
Beginning at 7:00 pm: Red & Blue Veterinary Jubilee Dinner for 50th Reunions and higher!
  • Where: Alumni Hall
  • Conveniently close to the reception, alumni celebrating their 50th, 55th, 60th, 65th, 70th, and 75th reunions and their guests are invited to join for a dinner featuring memory slideshow!
Beginning at 7:00 pm: All Other Reunion Dinners
  • Where: Various Locations
  • Organized by individual classes, these dinners are held at local restaurants around Kennett Square or Philadelphia. Please check with your class agent on the specific location for your year.
Saturday, May 12, 2018 – New Bolton Center
Where: New Bolton Center 382 West Street Road - Kennett Square, PA
12:00 – 4:00 pm: Alumni Weekend Spring Picnic
  • Where: New Bolton Center
  • Fun for all ages! Join us at New Bolton Center for a wonderful spring celebration. Enjoy campus and facility tours, delicious food, music, games, photo booth and more!
  • Parking: Enter NBC grounds, bear LEFT and follow signs.
Sunday, May 13, 2018 – Philadelphia
Where: Penn Vet Philadelphia Campus, 3900 Spruce Street, Philadelphia, PA
10:00 am – 12:00 pm: Behind the Scenes Tour of Ryan Hospital & Philadelphia Campus Facilities
  • Where: Tours begin in Hill Lobby and depart every 15 minutes.  Come relive your memories of the small animal hospital and the Philadelphia campus. Tours will include the newly renovated Ryan Hospital Lobby! Coffee, tea and refreshments will be provided.
  • Parking: Parking is available at the 40th/Walnut Street garage (Garage #40) and 38th/Walnut Street garage (Garage #30). Fee payable to parking attendant.

Reunion Years

  • Class of 1948 - 70th Reunion

    Class of 1948 - we look forward to hosting you for your 70th Veterinary School Reunion!  The School will be hosting a special reunion dinner just for you:

    Friday, May 11 - Beginning 7:00 PM 

    Red & Blue Veterinary Jubilee Dinner
    Alumni from the classes of 1943 through 1968 are invited to join us to celebrate and honor those celebrating their 50th, 55th, 60th, 65th, 70th, and 75th reunions!  This dinner will be conveniently hosted in Alumni Hall at New Bolton Center, featuring dinner, music, a walk down memory lane slide show, photo displays, yearbooks, and much more.

    QUESTIONS?  Please contact the Alumni Office at any time with questions.

  • Class of 1953 - 65th Reunion

    Class of 1953 - we look forward to hosting you for your 65th Veterinary School Reunion!  The School will be hosting a special reunion dinner just for you:

    Friday, May 11 - Beginning 7:00 PM   

    Red & Blue Veterinary Jubilee Dinner
    Alumni from the classes of 1943 through 1968 are invited to join us to celebrate and honor those celebrating their 50th, 55th, 60th, 65th, 70th, and 75th reunions! This dinner will be conveniently hosted in Alumni Hall at New Bolton Center, featuring dinner, music, a walk down memory lane slide show, photo displays, yearbooks, and much more.

    QUESTIONS?  Please contact the Alumni Office at any time with questions.

  • Class of 1958 - 60th Reunion

    Class of 1958 - we look forward to hosting you for your 60th Veterinary School Reunion!  The School will be hosting a special reunion dinner just for you:

    Friday, May 11, 7:00 PM 

    Red & Blue Veterinary Jubilee Dinner
    Alumni from the classes of 1943 through 1968 are invited to join us to celebrate and honor those celebrating their 50th, 55th, 60th, 65th, 70th, and 75th reunions! This dinner will be conveniently hosted in Alumni Hall at New Bolton Center, featuring dinner, music, a walk down memory lane slide show, photo displays, yearbooks, and much more.

    QUESTIONS?  Please contact the Alumni Office at any time with questions.

  • Class of 1963 - 55th Reunion

    Class of 1963 - we look forward to hosting you for your 55th Veterinary School Reunion!  The School will be hosting a special reunion dinner just for you:

    Friday, May 11: Beginning 7:00 PM 

    Red & Blue Veterinary Jubilee Dinner
    Alumni from the classes of 1943 through 1968 are invited to join us to celebrate and honor those celebrating their 50th, 55th, 60th, 65th, 70th, and 75th reunions! This dinner will be conveniently hosted in Alumni Hall at New Bolton Center, featuring dinner, music, a walk down memory lane slide show, photo displays, yearbooks, and much more.

    QUESTIONS?  Please contact the Alumni Office at any time with questions.

  • Class of 1968 - 50th Reunion

    HAPPY 50th REUNION!

    Class of 1968 - we look forward to hosting you for your 50th Veterinary School Reunion!  The School will be hosting a special reunion dinner just for you:

    Friday, May 11: Beginning 7:00 PM   

    Red & Blue Veterinary Jubilee Dinner
    Alumni from the classes of 1943 through 1968 are invited to join us to celebrate and honor those celebrating their 50th, 55th, 60th, 65th, 70th, and 75th reunions! This dinner will be conveniently hosted in Alumni Hall at New Bolton Center, featuring dinner, music, a walk down memory lane slide show, photo displays, yearbooks, and much more.

    QUESTIONS?  Please contact the Alumni Office at any time with questions.

  • Class of 1973 - 45th Reunion

    Class of '73!  We look forward to seeing you for your 45th Veterinary School reunion. In addition to alumni weekend activities, your class has organized the following reunion:

    V'73 Reunion Dinner
    Friday, May 11th

    Dilworthtown Inn
    1390 Old Wilmington Pike
    West Chester, PA 19382

    QUESTIONS? Contact: Nancy Brown V'73 for additional details.
  • Class of 1978 - 40th Reunion

    Class of 1978! We look forward to seeing you for your 40th Veterinary School reunion.

  • Class of 1983 - 35th Reunion

    Class of '83!  We look forward to seeing you for your 35th Veterinary School reunion.  

  • Class of 1988 - 30th Reunion

    We look forward to seeing you for your 30th Veterinary School reunion! In addition to alumni weekend activities, your class has organized the following reunion:

    V'88 Reunion Dinner
    Friday, May 11th
    7:30 PM
    Loch Nairn Golf Club
    514 McCue Road
    Avondale, PA 19348

    QUESTIONS? Contact Tory Hampshire V'88 for additional details.

  • Class of 1993 - 25th Reunion

    We look forward to seeing you for your 25th Veterinary School reunion! In addition to alumni weekend activities, your class has organized the following reunion:

    V'93 Reunion Dinner
    Saturday, May 12
    Location to come.

    QUESTIONS? Contact Marne Platt V'93, Adam Denish V'93 or Liz Dailey V'93 for additional details.

  • Class of 1998 - 20th Reunion

    Class of '98!  We look forward to seeing you for your 20th Veterinary School reunion

    QUESTIONS? Willing to help? Please contact the Alumni Office at any time.

  • Class of 2003 - 15th Reunion

    Class of '03!  We look forward to seeing you for your 15th Veterinary School reunion

    QUESTIONS? Willing to help? Please contact the Alumni Office at any time.

  • Class of 2008 - 10th Reunion

    Class of '08!  We look forward to seeing you for your 10th Veterinary School reunion. In addition to alumni weekend activities, your class has organized the following reunion:

    Saturday, May 12, 2018

    7-10PM
     
    La Peg Brasserie
    140 N Christopher Columbus Blvd.
    Philadelphia, PA 19106
    (An outdoor area is reserved. In case of rain, the mezzanine level will be a back-up space.)
     
    Food:  Heavy hors d'oeuvres  Please let us know of any dietary restrictions (allergies, vegan/vegetarian, gluten-free, etc.) and we will try our best to accommodate everyone's needs.
     
    Drink:  Open bar (beer, wine, cocktails, as well as non-alcoholic beverages) ***We have planned for a comfortable budget so that everyone should be able to enjoy plenty of food AND drink, however, we will have a set final budget predetermined by our number of RSVPs.  La Peg charges for beverages on a consumption basis, so if we reach our total budget before 10pm, the bar will convert to a cash bar.  We don't expect this to be an issue.  Please note, if we fall under our total budget, any remaining funds will be put towards our class gift.
     
    Price:  $100 per guest (Includes food, open bar (see details above), tax, and gratuity.)
     
    RSVP: by Monday, February 12. We ask that you please confirm attendance by sending payment via Paypal to Megan Nunemacher. If you'd like to arrange a different means of payment (Venmo, check, etc.) you may contact Megan directly at her email address.
     
    Dress: Cocktail attire

    QUESTIONS? Willing to help? Please contact the Alumni Office at any time.

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