The office of alumni relations and special events hosts gatherings for Hood alumni and friends to network and stay informed about their alma mater. The goal is to keep you connected to the College and to deliver information on happenings around the country.
Photo: Vanessa Ortiz ’03
Blue and Grey Golf Tournament–May 12
Join us for Hood’s annual golf tournament at Holly Hills Country Club. Registration and breakfast begin at 7 a.m., followed by a shotgun start at 8:30 a.m.
The undergraduate ceremony begins at 10 a.m. Commencement Speaker Claire Shipman will address the graduates. Claire is an American television journalist and is currently the senior national correspondent for the ABC program Good Morning America.
The graduate ceremony starts at 3 p.m. The Commencement speaker is Keith R. Harris, Ed.D., M.S.’99 director of schools for Frederick County Public Schools and program coordinator and adjunct graduate faculty at Hood College.
Marlene Grossnickle Young ’76, P’09 will receive an honorary doctorate for sharing her time, talents and treasures with the College and for providing exceptional leadership to the Frederick community and beyond.
Recent Alumni Happy Hour–May 22
Join the classes of 2000-2013 for a casual happy hour at The Cellar Door Restaurant & Lounge in downtown Frederick May 22 from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m.
Reunion Weekend–June 6-8
Return to campus and reconnect with classmates during Reunion Weekend. Please join the classes of 1934, 1939, 1944, 1949, 1954, 1959, 1964, 1969, 1974, 1979, 1984, 1989, 1994, 1999, 2004 and 2009 for a fun weekend!
Homecoming Festival–October 25
Save the date for the annual festival Saturday, October 25, from noon to 3:30 p.m., on the campus residential quad. More information to follow.
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