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Alumni Weekend

Alumni Weekend 2019
April 26th - 27th

The Years Add Up!
 
Reconnect with classmates and friends, revisit familiar spots on campus, and learn about The Hun School today. Graduates of class years ending in 4s and 9s will celebrate milestone reunions, but all alumni in all class years are welcome to attend!
 
During the State of the School, The Hun School will present awards to alumni classes who are recognized for their spirit and participation during Alumni Weekend and for their support to the Hun Fund. Every year it’s a race to see which classes will be recognized for their achievements. Join your classmates and make a gift. Gifts and pledges must be made by April 26th at 12:00 p.m. to count towards the reunion cups.

Reunion Cups

The Paul R. Chesebro H'14 Cup Awarded to the class with the largest Annual Fund gift
 
The G. Gerald Donaldson H'14 Cup Awarded to the class with the highest percent participation in the Annual Fund - (class size twenty or more)

The James M. Byer '62 Award Awarded to the class with the highest percentage of classmates attending their Reunion

To make a special reunion gift, please visit www.hunschool.org/giving.
Every gift to The Hun School — no matter how large or small — is important. Help make a difference for today’s students by supporting The Hun School by making a gift today!

Schedule

Friday, April 26th 
Alumni Recognition Ceremony
5:30 p.m. - cocktails, 6:00 p.m. - dinner, 6:30 p.m. - program begins
Tent behind Russell Hall; pre-registration is required
Alumni, faculty, and friends are invited to join us as we celebrate and honor these distinguished individuals.

Honorary Alumnae 
Bonnie Beach H'14
Kathryn Otero Quirk H'14
 
Athletic Hall of Fame Inductees
Polo Wagner Mueller ’94 
Erin Cahill-Wetzel ’99 
Craig McGovern ’04 
Nicholas Williams ’09 

Saturday, April 27th

21st Run For Kate 
8:30 a.m. Registration / 9:00 a.m. Race
Chesebro Academic Center
Register online now.
The proceeds from the Run for Kate support the Katherine Wright Gorrie '98 Memorial Scholarship. Pre-register by Wednesday, April 10th to receive a t-shirt. T-shirts will also be available to participants while supplies last, through race day. If you have any questions, or need further assistance, please contact Director of Alumni Engagement and Reunion Giving Janine Russo Vanisko '83 at janinevanisko@hunschool.org.

Golden H Brunch with the Headmaster
9:00 – 10:15 a.m. Pre-registration is required.
Russell Lounge
Members of the Golden H Club, an honorary society for alumni celebrating a Reunion of fifty years or more, are invited to join Headmaster Jonathan Brougham for brunch followed by a tour of the campus. 

Alumni vs. Alumni Basketball Game
9:45 a.m. warm-up; 10:15 a.m. game
Pre-registration is required. Grant Shipley ’42 Pavilion
Join Coach Jon Stone for the Alumni vs. Alumni basketball game!

Alumni vs. Alumni Co-ed Soccer Game
9:45 a.m. warm-up; 10:15 a.m. game
Pre-registration is required. Natale Family Athletic Field
Join Coaches Patrick Quirk ’02 and Joanna Hallac for an Alumni vs. Alumni co-ed soccer game – rain or shine! 
 
Campus Tour 
10:00 a.m., Russell Hall Lobby
Hosted by current Hun School students.
 
Student Art Exhibit
10:30 – 11:15 a.m. Pre-registration is preferred.
Paul R. Chesebro Academic Center Lobby
Join Visual Arts Department faculty member David Bush for an opportunity to view current Hun School students' artwork. 

Cultural Competency and Diversity at Hun
10:30 - 11:30 a.m.; pre-registration is required 
Wilf Family Global Commons Classroom
All are invited to attend this session that will focus on cultural competency programming at Hun and supporting our diverse student body.  Remarks by Headmaster Jonathan Brougham and Xavier Goss ’99, Managing Director of BlackRock, who will share how Hun prepared him for life.
 
State of the School – Headmaster Jonathan Brougham
11:45 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Pre-registration is required.
John Andrew Saks ’31 Auditorium
Remarks by Headmaster Jonathan Brougham, recognition of our Alumni Weekend honorees, Reunion Award presentations, and a celebration honoring Mrs. Quirk’s forty-six years of service to the Hun School community. Click here to submit a testimonial in Mrs. Quirk's honor.
Alumni stop by for a free Alumni Weekend T-shirt. 
 
Alumni Barbecue/Afternoon Activities Hosted by Athletic Teams
12:30 – 3:15 p.m.
Athletic Fields
Join us at the Athletic Center for a barbecue, children’s activities, class-sponsored events, food, sweets, and more.
Stop by the Alumni table, sign-in, and receive complimentary lunch tickets for you and your family, compliments of the Alumni Association. 
 
Hun Athletic Competitions
Go Raiders! Athletic Fields 

Friday, April 26th
Varsity Boys' Lacrosse - 4:30 p.m. vs. IMG Academy

Saturday, April 27th
JV Baseball - 10:00 a.m. vs. Bridgewater at Raritan High School 
Varsity Girls' Lacrosse - 1:00 p.m. vs. Princeton High School
Varsity Baseball - 2:00 p.m. vs. Blair
Varsity Softball - 2:00 p.m. vs. Blair  
Crew - 2:00 p.m. vs. Peddie at Mercer Lake
JV Girls' Lacrosse - 2:30 p.m. - Princeton High School

John Gale Hun Society Reception
6:00 – 6:45 p.m.; Pre-registration is preferred.
Russell Hall Portico
The John Gale Hun Society Committee invite all alumni and friends of the School to a cocktail reception to recognize members of the School’s John Gale Hun Society. The John Gale Hun Society recognizes those loyal alumni, faculty, staff, and friends who have made provisions for The Hun School in their estate plans. Please join us if you are a member or have questions about how to become a member.  

Alumni Celebrations 
6:30 – 11:00 p.m. Pre-registration is required.
Tent behind Russell Hall
Milestone Reunions for class years ending in '4s and '9s will be celebrated - but the party is for all alumni, regardless of graduation year.  The Reunion celebration includes cocktails, hors d'oeuvres, specialty stations, desserts, and dancing. $80 per person, $40 for members of the Class of 2014, subsidized compliments of the Alumni Association.  Guests of alumni will be charged the full $80.  Class pictures will be taken throughout the evening in the tent behind Russell Hall.
 
Early registration discounts are available if you register online by March 30th

Note:  Due to limited parking at The Hun School, please consider, if available, using the shuttle bus service provided by your hotel; Uber, or carpool to Saturday evening's Alumni Celebrations.
Alumni Weekend 2018 - Saturday Afternoon Campus Activities
For those traveling from out of town, we are pleased to provide you with the following hotel information.  We hope you plan to spend the weekend with us!
 
Chauncey Conference Center* (609) 921-3600 ($159/night, breakfast included)
Courtyard Marriott Princeton* (609) 716-9100 ($119/night)
Residence Inn Marriott Princeton* (609) 799-0550 ($125/night)
Sonesta ES Suites Princeton (609) 951-0009
Westin Princeton Forrestal Village (609) 452-7900
Hyatt Place Princeton (609) 720-0200
Hyatt Regency Princeton (609) 987-1234
Princeton Marriott at Forrestal(609) 452-7800 ($122/night)
TPC Jasna Polana (609) 688-0500 ($199/night - Annex)
 
* Special hotel rates available if booked before March 27th. 
Alumni Weekend 2018 - Saturday Night
20th Run For Kate
The Hun School of Princeton is an independent, coeducational, private day and boarding college preparatory school.  Student-centered, hands-on learning prepares students for the global community in which they will live and work.

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