DYC Homecoming, Reunion Set for Oct. 4-6
Buffalo, New York – September 9, 2013 – A tour of a Frank Lloyd Wright architectural gem, an Open Air Autobus tour, a cocktail reception and dinner, and a Golden and Silver Anniversary Classes reunion will highlight Homecoming weekend Oct. 4-6.
The weekend opens Friday evening at 7:00pm with a Welcome Back reception at Templeton Landing on Buffalo’s downtown waterfront. Homecoming weekend will also feature a tour of the famed Darwin Martin House in Buffalo on Saturday at 10:30 a.m. At that same time, alumni can choose to take an Open Air Autobus tour of Buffalo that will include the historic districts including Canal side, Cobblestone and Larkin Square.
Tours of the D'Youville campus will be offered on Saturday. Mass will be held in the Sacred Heart Chapel on the D'Youville campus(3 FL of KAB) at 5:00 p.m.
On Saturday evening, a Dinner Social at the College Center celebrates all alumni, with special recognition toward the Golden Anniversary Class of 1963 and the Silver Anniversary Class of 1988. Cocktails start at 6:00 p.m., followed by dinner and dancing in the Porterview Room from 7:00 pm. to 11:00 p.m. The Anne Lum Award will be presented at this event. This award recognizes Ta graduate who has achieved distinction through professional achievement, involvement in community affairs and service to D’Youville College. This year's award will be presented to Mary Ann Schimscheiner, RSM '73.
The weekend wraps up on Sunday with a Farewell Brunch in the College Center at 11:00 a.m.
Events scheduled for Oct. 4 include:
Welcome Back Party at Templeton Landing (Open to all alumni and their guests) Time: 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Events scheduled for Oct. 5 include:
Darwin Martin House Tour ~ 125 Jewett Pkwy. (Open to all alumni and their guests) Time: 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Open Air Autobus Tour of Buffalo (Open to all alumni and their guests) Time: 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
Campus Tours (Open to all alumni and their guests) Time: 3:00 PM
Mass ~ Sacred Heart Chapel (3rd floor of the Koessler Administration Building) (Open to all alumni and their guests) Time: 5:00 PM
Cocktails and Dinner/Dancing Social (Open to all alumni and their guests) Time: 6:00 PM -11:00 PM
Events scheduled for Oct. 6 include:
Farewell Brunch (Open to all alumni and their guests) Time: 11:00 AM
For more information and to register, contact the Alumni Relations office at (716) 829-7808. You can also register online at www.dyc.edu/alumni.