April 17-19, 2015

Return to your College on the Mountain for a weekend celebrating the PUC experience, reminiscing with friends, and recalling the countless special memories you made during your college years.



Weekend overview

Friday, April 17

2:00pm – 5:00pm: PUC TALKS (Location TBD)

  • James Appel, M.D.
  • Tammy McGuire, Ph.D.
  • Stanley G. Payne, Ph.D.
  • Ross Winkle, Ph.D.

 5:45pm – 7:30pm: Honored Alumni Reception Dinner (Dining Commons, $10/person)

Honored Alumni:       

  • Stanley G. Payne, Ph.D., ‘55
  • Jerold Beeve, M.D., ‘61 and Dorothy (Dunscombe) Beeve, ‘63
  • Judy (Olson) Aitken, ’65
  • Norman Low, M.D., ‘76 and Carolyn (Lai) Low, ‘74
  • James Appel, M.D., att. ’94-‘95

 Honored Pioneer:

  • Adu Worku                             

 7:45pm – 8:00pm: In Memoriam (Church Sanctuary)
8:00pm – 9:15pm: Vespers - James Appel, M.D., att. ’94-‘95 (Church Sanctuary)

Sabbath, April 18

8:00am – 9:30am: Continental Breakfast (Dining Commons, no charge but RSVP)
9:45am – 11:00am: Alumni Sabbath School (Paulin Hall)
11:15am – 12:30pm: Worship Service -Jon Dybdahl, Ph.D., ‘65 (Church Sanctuary)
12:30pm – 2:30pm: Alumni Luncheon (Dining Commons, $10/person)
2:30pm – 5:30pm: Miscellaneous Events

  • Rasmussen Art Gallery Display (2-4pm)
  • Biology Museum Exhibit (2-3pm, Wilmer C. Hansen Museum)
  • Heritage Room & Pitcairn Center Exhibits (Nelson Memorial Library 3rd Floor)(2-5:30pm)
  • Catching Up with Friends (2-5:30pm, light refreshments, Campus Center)
  • Historical Memorabilia, Yearbooks, Funnybooks, Campus Chronicles (2-5:30pm, Nelson Memorial Library)
  • Off-Road Driving Tour of PUC’s Back Forty (2-2:30pm, Airport Parking Lot)
  • Facilities Management (Formerly Plant Services / Physical Plant) Staff and Student Reunion (2:30-4:30pm, Facilities Management)
  • Historical Campus Walking Tour (2:30-3:30pm, Dining Commons Lobby)
  • Nursing Department Tea (3-4pm, Davidian Hall)
  • Friends of Walter Utt Gathering and Library Phase II Groundbreaking (3:30-4:45pm, Nelson Memorial Library)

4:00pm – 5:00pm: PUC Music Department Concert (Paulin Hall)
5:30pm – 7:00pm: Alumni Concert Series: The Wedgwood Trio (Dauphinee Chapel in Winning Hall)
7:00pm – 10:00pm: Class and Departmental Reunion Parties

  • Business Club/Lary Taylor Retirement Celebration in the Fireside Room (7 p.m., full meal, no  charge)
  • 1965: Home of Nancy (Neal) Aaen, M.D., ’65 (7:15 pm, full meal, $10/person)
  • 1975: Pizzeria Tra Vigne (7:30 pm, open menu, $15/person)
  • 1955: Dining Commons Side Room A-B (7:30 pm, full meal, no charge)
  • Young Alumni/SA Party on the Campus Mall (8 pm, food available for purchase)

8:00pm – 11:00pm: Alumni Basketball Games (Women – 8pm, Men – 9:30pm, Pacific Auditorium)

Sunday, April 19

8:00am – 10:00am: Back Forty Bike Ride with James Appel (Airport Parking Lot)
11:00am – 2:00pm Alumni Volleyball Games (Women – 11 am, Men – 12:30 pm, Pacific Auditorium)
12:00pm – 1:30pm: Alumni Men’s Soccer Game (Athletic Track & Field)

For questions or to register for PUC’s 2015 Homecoming, call the Alumni Office at (707) 965-7500 or email alumni@puc.edu 

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