Whittier Weekend Schedule 2018

Whittier Weekend is October 12-13, 2018

Locations and times are subject to change.

Saturday, October 13

Society Brunches 

9 a.m. - 1 p.m. 
Various locations

Poet Talks

9:30 a.m.
Poet Talk I

Maximizing the Student Experience
Study Abroad and Career Services
Deihl 118

10 a.m.
Poet Talk II

Perfect Pitch, A National Anthem for the National Pastime
Professor Emeritus Joe Price
Mendenhall Lobby/Institute for Baseball Studies

Welcome & Reception with President Linda Oubré

11 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Science & Learning Center lobby
Everyone is invited to this casual meet & greet with Whittier College's 15th president, Linda Oubré. Enjoy mimosas and lively conversation.

47th Annual Tardeada (New Location)

11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Club 88

Men's Basketball Alumni Game

11 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Graham Athletic Center

Men's Lacrosse Locker Room Ribbon-Cutting 

11 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Graham Athletic Center

Men's Lacrosse Alumni Game

12 p.m. - 1 p.m.
Memorial Stadium

Men's Basketball Locker Room Ribbon-Cutting

12 p.m. - 1 p.m.
Graham Athletic Center

Annual Homecoming Poet Festival & Reunion Central

12 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Upper Quad, rain or shine

Copenhagen Alumni Reunion

2 p.m. - 4 p.m.
Science & Learning Center Lobby

Choir Alumni Reunion

2:00– 3:30 p.m. Open House
3:30– 5:30 p.m. Rehearsal
Arnold Hall

5:30 p.m. Reception/Dinner
Memorial Chapel
$70 per person

Class of 1963 Reunion Recital

3 p.m.
Music Building, second floor

Homecoming Football Game: Poets v. La Verne
Class of 1968 in President's Box

5 p.m.
Memorial Stadium

Watch the Poets take on the University of La Verne from the President's Suite, offering a stellar view of the Stadium. A complimentary game ticket and light refreshments provided. Limited space for members of the Class of 1968 only. 

Class of 1963 Science & Learning Center Tour

5 p.m.

Class of 2008 10th Reunion Reception

5 - 7 p.m.
The Nixon Chops & Whiskey, Uptown Whittier

Whittier Scholars 40th Anniversary Reception & Dinner

6 p.m. - 9 p.m.
Wardman House

This gathering of alumni and faculty will celebrate the past, present, and future of the acclaimed Whittier Scholars Program.
$100 per person

Class of 1953 65th Reunion Dinner

5 p.m. - 9 p.m.
Wardman Library, Poet's Corner
$55 per person

Class of 1963 55th Reunion Dinner

6 p.m.
Science & Learning Center rooftop
$70 per person

Class of 1978 40th Reunion Reception & Dinner

6 p.m.
Science & Learning Center rooftop
$70 per person

Class of 1988 30th Reunion Reception

6 p.m.
A.J. Villalobos Hall
$30 per person

Class of 1993 25th Reunion Reception


6 p.m.
Colonia Publica, Uptown Whittier 

Class of 1998 20th Reunion
 Reception

6 p.m.
Science & Learning Center rooftop
$30 per person

Poet Homecoming Bash with DJ Richard Blade

8 p.m. - Midnight
Upper Quad