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All Alumni Weekend 2008 - 5/6/2008

All Alumni Weekend will take place on June 27-29, 2008. The theme of the weekend is “Get Psyched-Up and Socialize!” Come home to Marian College while we are still a college. Next year, we are going to be a university! This is the year to come home. Get jazzed! Get pumped up! Grab your Red Bull and let's do it. Contact your classmates! Come see your buds at All Alumni Weekend! Come see old faces and check out the new places.

The weekend will honor alumni who have dedicated themselves to the fields of psychology and sociology, and celebrate special reunions for the classes of 1943, 1948, 1953, 1958, 1963, 1968, 1973, 1978, 1983, 1988, 1993, 1998, and 2003. There will also be a 60th birthday party for the class of 1970.

Highlights of the weekend include:

  • the Distinguished Alumni Awards ceremony and reception;
  • tours of the campus, EcoLab, and historic mansions;
  • a luncheon honoring the “Women of Marian”; and
  • a Monte Carlo party.

There will also be a special announcement and bricks and pillars recognition/unveiling on Saturday, June 28, at 1:15 p.m. by the Franciscan Heritage Fountain. Vist the Marian College alumni web site for a complete schedule.

This year, the college will honor eight Distinguished Alumni Award recipients:

  • Sue A. Walke Back ’80
    Donald A. Fleming Award for Distinguished Professional Achievement
  • William T. Brady ’60
    Sisters of St. Francis Award for Distinguished Achievement in Volunteerism
  • Sister Mary Lynne Calkins, OSF ’68
    Francis and Clare Award for Distinguished Achievement in Peace and Social Justice
  • Scott M. Fitzgerald ’03
    Central Indiana Chapter Young Alumni Award
  • Annette Luty Freeman ’68
    Mother Clarissa Dillhoff Award for Distinguished Achievement in Mentoring
  • Patricia Nees Klanac ’68
    Mary McNulty Young Award for Distinguished Achievement in Community Service
  • Sister Jacquelyn McCracken, OSF ’72
    Francis and Clare Award for Distinguished Achievement in Peace and Social Justice
  • Michael A. Staton ’84
    Founder’s Award for Distinguished Service to Marian College

To attend All Alumni Weekend, please register by June 23, 2008. For more information or for registration assistance, contact Ann Kreicker at 800.952.3917, press 1, or alumni@marian.edu.