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Schedule of Events

8:30 a.m.
Registration Opens

9:00 - 10:00 a.m.
Mimosas Down Memory Lane
Empsall Hall - For the 50th Reunion Class of 1968 and classes of 1938-1967
Here’s to 50 years! Members of the 50th Reunion Class—and those who graduated prior to 1968—are invited to gather in Empsall Hall for continental breakfast and a special toast.

9:00 - 10:00 a.m.
Coffee & Conversation
Blake Student Commons -  All other Reunion attendees
After registration, catch up with friends and faculty over coffee and seasonal treats at designated meeting spots in Blake Student Commons. (Blake will be open to alumni all day for relaxation and conversation.) There will be vintage Bay Path items available for purchase throughout the day; don’t forget to put your tickets in for the raffle drawings!

10:15 - 11:15 a.m.
State of the University Address
Mills Theatre, Carr Hall
Join President Leary and Alumni Association Council president Lynn Pellerano '11 G'13 for a comprehensive update on University happenings and important new initiatives.

11:15 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Reunion Photo Session and Alumni Parade
Begins at Carr Hall
Join student leaders and your fellow classmates—as well as the 2018 NECC Champion Bay Path Softball Team!—for class photos and a celebratory parade across campus. It’s time to showcase your Wildcat pride!

12:00 - 2:00 p.m.
Power of One Celebration Lunch
Blake Student Commons
Laugh and reminisce with your classmates while enjoying a festive lunch. Together with President Leary and emcee Liz Kopec '01, celebrate the people, moments, and experiences that made your time at Bay Path so special. Learn about Bay Path’s Power of One campaign, and the ways alumni can support today’s Bay Path students.

1:30 - 4:00 p.m.
Bay Path Today: Campus Tours and Experiences
Longmeadow and East Longmeadow campuses

A variety of tours, informational sessions, and recreational activities will be available for you to enjoy with your family or classmates. Tour your old dorm or the new Ryan Health Science Center! Take part in a Bay Path scavenger hunt or simply relax by the fire pit—there are many options to choose from.

4:00 - 4:30 p.m.
Reunion Wrap-Up and Raffle Drawing
The Carol A. Leary Atrium, Blake Student Commons

4:30 - 7:00 p.m.
Octoberfest Party Open House
Empsall Hall
Show your support for Bay Path while celebrating all things autumn! Sample a variety of local beers and delicious snacks, play yard games, and meet friends old and new. You won’t want to miss Car-a-oke: bid on a song and you may win the chance to perform with special hosts Dr. Carol Leary and Noel Leary! Funds raised will benefit the Power of One fund, which provides crucial scholarship support for our current Bay Path students.