Class of 1967 Golden 50th Reunion Weekend

Click here to view the Class of 1967 - 50th Reunion - Message from the reunion co-chairs. 

Friday, May 12

2:00 p.m. - CHECK-IN and mingle with classmates and old friends at the REUNION HOSPITALITY SUITE in Gallery 210 (aka the Blue Metal Building. Light refreshments will be available.

3:00 - 4:00 p.m. - CAMPUS HERITAGE TOUR narrated by David Ganz, Emeritus Associate Dean, College of Business Administration. Shuttle bus departs from Gallery 210. See how the UMSL campus has grown since its opening in 1963. Highlights on this tour will include the Old Club House grounds, Benton Hall, South Campus, and downtown Ferguson, MO.

5:00 p.m. - ALUMNI  LECTURE 
 Presented by special guest Chancellor Emerita, Dr. Blanche M.Touhill. Topic: "UMSL: The Early Years."

6:00 - 8:00 p.m. - GOLDEN ALUMNI RECEPTION  Join Chancellor George, the UMSL Alumni Association and the campus community for a special champagne toast to members from the class of 1967.  Experience an informal evening of conversation with old friends while enjoying cocktails, heavy appetizers, campus memorabilia and festive music of from the 60s.

Attending members from the class of 1967 will be inducted into the Golden Circle. This special society was established to honor UMSL alumni who have graduated from the university 50 years or more ago. At the 50th anniversary of each succeeding class, the class members are automatically admitted into the Golden Circle.


Saturday, May 13

8:00 a.m. - Class members arrive at the Arts Administration Building (AAB) for CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST and  academic attire ROBING 

9:15 a.m. - Formal CLASS PHOTO.

9:30 a.m. - Shuttles depart for Mark Twain pre-staging area and line-up for processional.

10:00 a.m. - Class of 1967 leads PROCESSIONAL with Lois Schoemehl and Jack Sieber as class marshals.

11:20 p.m. - Ceremony ends. 50th Class recesses following the platform party and re-boards shuttle to return to Arts Administration Building to disrobe and pick-up personal items. Group proceeds to the Lee Theatre in the Touhill Performing Arts Center for the CHANCELLOR'S FAREWELL LUNCHEON

1:30 p.m. - Luncheon ends. REUNION CONCLUDES.

3:00 - 5:00 p.m. - CHEMISTRY DEPARTMENT REUNION. Join fellow Chemistry graduates for a special reception honoring classmates who graduated from 1967-1970. Hosted by Professor Emeritus Lol Barton and the UMSL Department of Chemistry.

Contact Information

Primary Contact

Donna Carothers
Assistant Director of Alumni Engagement
1 University Boulevard
414 Woods Hall
Saint Louis, MO 63121

Date & Location

Date: 5/12/2017
Time: 2:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Location: Various Locations