Class of 1978 Schedule
As of 5/2/23
THURSDAY MAY 25, 2023
9:30 to 2:30 PM: GOING BACK, GIVING BACK COMMUNITY SERVICE. Help RISE help families and individuals achieve their full potential. (Lunch Provided.) Meet at the 40th Reunion tent in the Little-Edwards Courtyard to take a 20-minute bus ride to RISE in Hightstown. If driving separately, meet us at the Rise Thrift Store, 114 Rogers Ave., Hightstown, NJ 08520.
Noon to 11:00 PM: REGISTRATION (INCLUDING UNIVERSITY WRISTBANDS). Holder Courtyard.
1:00 to 4:30 PM: GOING BACK, GIVING BACK COMMUNITY SERVICE. Partner with PRINCETON KINDNESS FOOD PROJECT in relieving Princeton area food insecurity. Princeton YMCA (walking distance from campus).
5:30 to 7:00 PM: COCKTAILS & SCRUMPTIOUS HORS D'OEUVRES. Holder Courtyard.
7:00 to 9:00 PM: '78’S TALENT SHOW - SEASON 45, EPISODE 1. Mathey Common Room (Lower Eagle).
9:00 to 1:00 AM: DESSERTS, DANCING AND CONVERSATION. Holder Courtyard.
FRIDAY MAY 26, 2023
7:30 to 9:00 AM: BREAKFAST. Holder Courtyard
8:45 to 10:00 AM: Steve Adler on ALUMNI FACULTY FORUM: BIG CITY LIGHTS...AND FRIGHTS: URBAN DEVELOPMENT AND ECONOMIC INEQUALITY. McCosh 10.
8:45 to 10:00 AM: Dallas Brown on ALUMNI FACULTY FORUM: DEFENDING THE NATION: BALACNING NATIONAL SECURITY AND RESOURCE ALLOCATION. McCosh 50.
9:00 to 10:00 AM: SAVORING OUR CONNECTIONS: A MINDFULNESS CLASS WITH CLAYTON PLATT. Hamilton Courtyard.
9:00 to 12:00 PM: HOLDER TOWER TOURS. Holder Tower Entrance.
9:00 AM to 10:00 PM: REGISTRATION (INCLUDING UNIVERSITY WRISTBANDS). Holder Courtyard.
10:00 AM to 1:00 PM: GOING BACK, GIVING BACK COMMUNITY SERVICE. Assemble individual meal packages for KIDS AGAINST HUNGER; backpacks and hygiene kits for marginalized high school girls with HOMEWORKS TRENTON; and hygiene kits, tote bags, and backpacks for the clients of WOMANSPACE. Lewis Center for the Arts.
10:00 AM: ALL ABOUT US: '78 SURVEY PRESENTATION. Frist 301.
10:30 AM to noon: Steve Chanock on ALUMNI FACULTY FORUM: THE FUTURE OF MEDICINE: NEW FRONTIERS IN RESEARCH, TREATMENT AND CARE. McCosh 10.
10:30 AM to noon: Roy Englert on ALUMNI FACULTY FORUM: CONSTITUTIONAL CONTROVERSIES: THE SUPREME COURT'S IMPACT ON AMERICAN SOCIETY. McCosh 50.
11:30 to 1:00 PM: LUNCH and the PU Band. Holder Courtyard.
1:30 to 3:00 PM: Roy Englert, Paul Fishman, and Ido Yavetz on '78/'03-sponsored COURTROOM DRAMA: GALILEO AND THE INQUISITION: TAKE 2023. Frist 301.
2:30 to 4:00 PM: Dan Gecker on ALUMNI FACULTY FORUM: CHANGING PERCEPTIONS ON EDUCATION IN THE UNITED STATES. McCosh 10.
5:00 to 6:30 PM: COCKTAILS with the Katzenjammers. Palmer House.
6:30 to 8:00 PM: DINNER and the Nassoons. Palmer House.
8:00 to 10:00 PM: BONANZA BARN DANCE. Holder Courtyard.
10:00 PM to 1:00 AM: TOP 45 COUNTDOWN DANCE AND HANGING OUT WITH '78ERS. Holder Courtyard.
SATURDAY MAY 27, 2023
7:30 to 9:30 AM. BREAKFAST. Holder Courtyard.
8:30 AM to 9:30 AM: CLASS OF 1978 FOUNDATION BREAKFAST. Hamilton Courtyard.
8:45 to 10:00 AM: David Addams on ALUMNI FACULTY FORUM: BREAKING DOWN BARRIERS: INTERGENERATIONAL PERSPECTIVES ON SOCIAL ISSUES. McCosh 10.
8:45 to 10:00 AM: Bill Duffy on ALUMNI FACULTY FORUM: FROM THE LOCKER ROOM TO THE BOARDROOM: NAVIGATING THE BUSINESS OF SPORTS. McCosh 50.
9:00 AM to 5:00 PM: REGISTRATION (INCLUDING UNIVERSITY WRISTBANDS). Holder Courtyard.
10:30 AM: CLASS OF 1978 MEMORIAL SERVICE. Holder Courtyard.
10:30 AM to noon: Barry Breen on ALUMNI FACULTY FORUM:GREENING THE FUTURE: CHALLENGES AND OPPORTUNITIES FOR SUSTAINABLE SOLUTIONS. McCosh 50.
11:30 AM: CLASS PHOTO. Steps of Clio Hall.
11:45 to 1:30 PM: LUNCH and the Tigerlilies. Holder Courtyard.
2:00 to 4:00 PM: THE ONE AND ONLY P-RADE. Cannon Green.
5:00 to 6:00 PM: NASSAU HALL SIT-IN COMMEMORATION. Carl Fields Center, 1985 Room.
5:30 to 7:00 PM: COCKTAILS. Rockefeller Common Room (Upper Eagle).
7:00 to 8:30 PM: CLASS DINNER and the Tigertones. Holder Courtyard.
8:30 PM to 1:00 AM: GROOVE TO THE TUNES OF JUMP STREET AND CHAT THE NIGHT AWAY. Holder Courtyard.
SUNDAY MAY 28, 2023
10:30AM to 1:00 PM: BRUNCH AT COMMONS. Madison Hall, Rockefeller College (Upper Eagle).