Calhoun College Reunion-Schedule of Events

Calhoun College Reunion Schedule
 
February 14 - 16, 2014
 
The Calhoun College Reunion Planning Committee has been hard at work planning a fantastic weekend full of exciting and memorable events.
 
Here is the schedule of events.                            Last Updated on February 12

 

Friday, February 14
 
Registration will be open between 2:00 and 8:00 pm
 
The Calhoun gym will be available to everyone attending the reunion between 2:00 - 8:00 pm
 
Welcome Tea from 2:00 - 5:00 pm in the Calhoun Dining Hall
 
Tours of Calhoun will be between 3:00 - 5:00 pm.
The tours will highlight renovations to the building. Tours will depart every 20 minutes from the Calhoun Common Room and should be about 15-20 minutes in duration.
 
Master's and Dean's Open House will be held from 5:00 - 8:00 pm at the Master's House
Hosted by Master Jonathan Holloway, current Master of Calhoun College
Past Masters and Deans have been invited to join in the festivities
 
Dinner on your own
 
Informal gathering back at the Calhoun Buttery between 8:00 pm - 12/midnight
 
Saturday, February 15
 
Registration will be open between 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
 
The Calhoun gym will be available to everyone attending the reunion between 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
 
Breakfast 8:00 - 10:30 am in the Calhoun Dining Hall
 
Tours of Calhoun between 8:15 - 10:05 am
The tours will highlight renovations to the building. Tours will depart every 20 minutes from the Calhoun Common Room and should be about 15-20 minutes in duration.
 
Program: Alumni panel 10:45 am - 12/noon
Calhoun in Washington: A Panel Discussion with Calhoun Alumni who have Distinguished Themselves in Public Service
Chair: Matthew Campbell '07, Bloomberg News
Fiona Scott Morton '89, Former Deputy Assistant Attorney General for Economic Analysis U.S. Department of Justice
William Howard Taft IV '66, Former Legal Advisor to the State Department, U.S. Permanent Representative to NATO and Acting Secretary of Defense
 
Lunch - 12/noon - 1:30 pm will be through the line in the Calhoun Dining Hall
 
Program: Alumni panel 2:00 - 3:00 pm
From Idea to Reality: Entrepreneurship, Advocacy, and the Calhoun Alum
Chair: Claire Wadlington '82, General Partner, FA Tech Ventures
Peter Cohen '14, President, Yale Entrepreneurial Society
Jennifer McTiernan '99, Founder, CitySeed
John Windhausen '80, Executive Director of the Schools, Health and Libraries Broadband (SHLB) Coalition.
 
A Time to Gather 3:15 - 4:30 pm
Alumni are invited to remember those members of the Calhoun Family who left us far too soon.
 
Panel and Discussion 4:30 - 5:45 pm
What's in a Name? A Panel Discussion of the History and Legacy of the Name of Calhoun
Chair: Kathleen Neal Cleaver '84, Senior Lecturer in African American Studies and Senior Research Scholar at Yale Law School
Jonathan Holloway, Professor of History, American Studies and African American Studies: Master of Calhoun College
Chris Rabb '92, Author, Invisible Capital: How Unseen Forces Shape Entrepreneurial Opportunity
Judith Schiff, Chief Research Archivist, Yale University
 
Cocktails in The President's Room 6:45 - 7:45 pm
 
Reunion Photo 7:50 pm
 
Dinner in Commons 8:00 - 9:30 pm
 
Post-dinner dance in Calhoun with the Bales-Gitlin Band 9:45 pm - 12/midnight
 
Dance continues with a student DJ 12/midnight on
 
Sunday, February 16
 
Coffee, tea and juice 8:00 - 11:00 am in the Calhoun Common Room
 
The Calhoun gym will be available to everyone attending the reunion between 8:00 am - 1:00 pm
 
Tour of Calhoun 8:00 - 11:00 am
The tours will highlight renovations to the building. Tours will depart every 20 minutes from the Calhoun Common Room and should be about 15-20 minutes in duration.
 
Panel: A Student Panel 10:30 - 11:30 am
A Day in the Life of Today's Hounie
Part of this panel will be made up of current students
Moderated by Master Holloway
 
Program:11:30 am - 12/noon
A Brief History of Calhoun
Jay Gitlin '71, Lecturer History & Associate Director Howard R. Lamar Center for the Study of Frontiers & Borders
Ethan Karetsky '14CC
Kate Wiener '15CC
 
Optional Brunch in Calhoun Dining Hall 12/noon - 1:30 pm
This is a pay at the door offering and is not part of the registration fee.

 

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