Schedule Outline

Alumni Weekend 2021

The long awaited Marywood Alumni Weekend is right around the corner and we are so excited to see you on campus. As current headlines and our own past experience suggest, we must be ready to adapt our plans to changing circumstances. The campus remains open to guests with masks being required for indoor activity and outdoors for those not vaccinated. Further decision making will be advised by the recommendations of the CDC, PA Department of Health, and Marywood administration. Register here

The long awaited Marywood Alumni Weekend is right around the corner and we are so excited to see you on campus. As current headlines and our own past experience suggest, we must be ready to adapt our plans to changing circumstances. The campus remains open to guests with masks being required for indoor activity and outdoors for those not vaccinated. Further decision making will be advised by the recommendations of the CDC, PA Department of Health, and Marywood administration. Register here

Class of 1970 commencement

Class of 1970 Ice Breaker

Friday, October 22, 2021

6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Nazareth Student Center

**Masks required**

Class of 1970, join your classmates for this Friday night reunion filled with lots of laughter and catching up. **Heavy hors d'oeuvres will be served as well as beer, wine, soda, and water. 

 

Cost per attendee: $35.00

Class of 1970 Ice Breaker
Friday Night
6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Nazareth Student Center
**Masks required**
Class of 1970, join your classmates for this Friday night reunion filled with lots of laughter and catching up. A buffet will be provided as well as beer, wine, and non-alcoholic beverages.
Cost per attendee: $35.00

1971 Postcard

Class of 1971 Ice Breaker

Friday, October 22, 2021

6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Nazareth Student Center

**Masks required**

Class of 1971, come together to reminisce with your classmates during this Friday night gathering. **Heavy hors d'oeuvres will be served as well as beer, wine, soda, and water.**

Class of 1971 Ice Breaker

Friday, October 22, 2021

6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Nazareth Student Center

**Masks required**

Class of 1971, come together to reminisce with your classmates during this Friday night gathering. **Heavy hors d'oeuvres will be served as well as beer, wine, soda, and water.**

Arch Welcome Banner

Class of 2020/2021 Self-Guided Bar Crawl

Friday, October 22, 2021

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

The Classes of 2020 and 2021 will come together as recent graduates to kick off this weekend celebration. Bar Crawl will begin at the Hilton Scranton. **Heavy hors d'oeuvres will be served, and your first two drinks are on us.** MUST BE 21 YEARS OF AGE OR OLDER TO PARTICIPATE. **

Cost per attendee: $35.00

Class of 2020/2021 Self-Guided Bar Crawl

Friday, October 22, 2021

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

The Classes of 2020 and 2021 will come together as recent graduates to kick off this weekend celebration. Bar Crawl will begin at the Hilton Scranton. **Heavy hors d'oeuvres will be served, and your first two drinks are on us.** MUST BE 21 YEARS OF AGE OR OLDER TO PARTICIPATE. **

Cost per attendee: $35.00

Breakfast with MU sign

Rise & Shine Continental Kick-Off Breakfast

Saturday, October 23, 2021

9:30 AM - 10:30 AM

Upper Main, Nazareth Student Center (behind the old Blue Lounge)

**Masks required**

Grab some continental breakfast while you meet the Marywood Alumni Association Board of Directors, Young Alumni Council, and University Advancement Staff. You never know, Maxis, our mascot, may even make an appearance. 

 

Cost per attendee: $14.00

Alumni Town Hall

Saturday, June 6 | 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM

Open to: ALL ALUMNI

Food served: Water, Coffee

Registration Fee: FREE

Class of 2021

Class Gatherings

Saturday, October 23, 2021

1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Art Field

We are offering gatherings for our reunion years, welcoming classes ending in 0, 1, 5, and 6 to meet up! This exciting opportunity will be held on the Art Field during our Fall Outdoor Festival. Grab some food with your classmates and enjoy the beautiful campus as you catch up. Register for the Fall Outdoor Festival so that you get the pre-registration price.

All Alumni Toast to Marywood & Alumni Awards

Saturday, June 6 | 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM Nazareth Student Center, Fireplace Lounge/Upper Main Dining Room

Calling all alumni to join in the official kickoff festivities with breakfast and a mimosa toast, welcome remarks by Sister Mary Persico, and to celebrate and honor our 2020 Alumni Recipients.

Food served: Mimosas, non-alcoholic beverages, pastries, Danishes, breakfast sandwiches, fruit, and more.

Sister M. Cuthbert Donovan, IHM Luncheon

Sister M. Cuthbert Donovan, IHM Luncheon (Class of 1970 & 1971)/Photos

Saturday, October 23, 2021

11:30 AM - 2:00 PM

Motherhouse and Seminary Morgan Memorial Garden

Members from the Class of 1970 & 1971 will be inducted into the Sister M. Cuthbert Donovan, IHM Society. This portion of the program is by invitation only.

Attendees will enjoy a delicious buffet-style meal. 

Guests/Non-Members of the 50th Class: $55 per attendee




Sister M. Cuthbert Donovan, IHM Luncheon

Saturday, June 6 | 12:30 PM – 2:30 PM Liguori Center, Regina Hall

Open to: Invite Only

Celebrating their 50 th Reunion, members of the Class of 1970 will be inducted into the Sister M. Cuthbert Donovan Society.

squirrel in autumn

Fall Outdoor Festival

Saturday, October 23, 2021

Art Field

This outdoor program will be filled with a ton of fall fun. Pumpkins, entertainment, family-friendly activities, it will be for kids of all ages. Food trucks will be on hand to serve a variety of food options. 

 

Pre-register for three food item tickets and a pumpkin: $20.00 per attendee (food and pumpkins can be purchased on-site at an increased rate per item)

Fall Outdoor Festival

Saturday, October 23, 2021

Art Field

This outdoor program will be filled with a ton of fall fun. Pumpkins, entertainment, family-friendly activities, it will be for kids of all ages. Food trucks will be on hand to serve a variety of food options. 

 

Pre-register for three food item tickets and a pumpkin: $20.00 per attendee (food and pumpkins can be purchased on-site at an increased rate per item)

Arch in summer

Marywood Monologues

Saturday, October 23, 2021

11:30 AM - 4:30 PM

**Masks required**

Select a session or two to attend and hear updates on the different areas around campus, faculty research, student life, and hot topics in the headlines. Topics will be announced closer to Alumni Weekend.

Affinity/Class Gatherings

Saturday, June 6 | 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM Locations Vary

Open to: ALL ALUMNI

Food: Assorted cookies, non-alcoholic beverages

Registration Fee: FREE

Marian Chapel

Class of 1970 Celebration Liturgy

Saturday, October 23, 2021

3:30 PM - 5:00 PM (Mass begins at 4:00 PM)

Marian Chapel, Swartz Center for Spiritual Life

**Masks required**

The class of 1970 will join together for a memorial service to remember those who have passed. This portion of the program is by invitation only.

Memorial 1970 Liturgy

Saturday, June 6 | 4:00 PM Swartz Center for Spiritual Life, Marian Chapel

Open to: ALL ALUMNI

The Class of 1970 will remember their deceased classmates. Attendance is open to all alumni and guests.

Marian Chapel

Class of 1971 Celebration Liturgy

Saturday, October 23, 2021

3:30 PM - 5:00 PM (Mass begins at 4:00 PM)

**Masks required**

The class of 1971 will join together for a memorial service to remember those who have passed. This portion of the program is by invitation only.

Class of 1971 Celebration Liturgy

Saturday, October 23, 2021

3:30 PM - 5:00 PM (Mass begins at 4:00 PM)

**Masks required**

The class of 1971 will join together for a memorial service to remember those who have passed. This portion of the program is by invitation only.

Champagne pouring

Alumni Awards Celebration Dinner

Saturday, October 23, 2021

5:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Motherhouse and Seminary Morgan Memorial Garden

Let’s recognize and celebrate some of our outstanding alumni from 2020 and 2021. Recipients from both 2020 and 2021 will receive their awards during this beautiful outdoor dinner under the stars. 

 

A buffet style dinner will be served as well as beer, wine, and non-alcoholic beverages. 

 

Cost per attendee: $40.00

Alumni Awards Celebration Dinner

Saturday, October 23, 2021

5:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Motherhouse and Seminary Morgan Memorial Garden

Let’s recognize and celebrate some of our outstanding alumni from 2020 and 2021. Recipients from both 2020 and 2021 will receive their awards during this beautiful outdoor dinner under the stars. 

 

A buffet style dinner will be served as well as beer, wine, and non-alcoholic beverages. 

 

Cost per attendee: $40.00

Alumni after party

Alumni After Party

Saturday, October 23, 2021

7:30 PM - 11:30 PM

It’s time to boogie down with an evening of dancing, music, and laughter. Join your Marywood family and friends at the Alumni After Party. DJ Frank Gervasi will play some of your favorites as you enjoy some late-night snacks. A full bar is provided. 

 

Cost per attendee: $35.00

All Alumni Party

Saturday, June 6 | 6:30 PM – 10:00 PM Nazareth Student Center, Latour Room/Fireplace Lounge/Upper Main Dining Room

Open to: ALL ALUMNI

Cap off the weekend with the celebration of the century! Enjoy some music, food, drink, and more as we come together as Marywood University to celebrate an incredible weekend of fun.

100 sign with band in background

Young Alumni Mixer

Saturday, October 23, 2021

8:00 PM - 11:00 PM

The Young Alumni Council is hosting a young alumni mixer. Let the beat drop and let’s get those feet on the floor. Enjoy some food and drinks with your fellow classmates. 

 

Cost per attendee: $40.00

Honor Year Class Photos

Saturday, June 6 | 4:00 PM Liberal Arts Center steps

Open to: Honor Year Classes

If you are a member in a class that ends in 0 or 5, meet up at the Liberal Arts Center steps for honor year class photos.

Chapel outside

Community Liturgy

Sunday, October 24, 2021

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM

IHM Center

**Masks required**

Join the Marywood Community for a Sunday morning liturgy to close out this memorable weekend.

Community Liturgy

Sunday, June 7 | 9:00 AM IHM Center

Open to: ALL ALUMNI

Join together for community liturgy before preparing to leave campus.

brunch

Farewell Brunch

Sunday, October 24, 2021

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Nazareth Main Dining Room, Nazareth Student Center

**Masks required**

Before you hit the road, you’ll want to fill up on some delicious brunch. Enjoy a hot breakfast with your classmates and don’t forget to exchange your contact information so you can stay in touch until next year’s reunion. 

 

Cost per attendee: $20.00

Farewell Brunch

Sunday, June 7 | 10:30 AM Nazareth Student Center, Main Dining Hall

Open to: ALL ALUMNI

Say “see you later” to your friends, old and new, as we close out the weekend celebration with a Farewell Brunch, featuring Sister Mary Persico and our Alumni Weekend Co-Chairs.

Food: Assorted juice and non-alcoholic beverages, breakfast bar, omelet station, yogurt & fruit bar, waffle station, and more.