Schedule

2012: Let the Games Begin! The P-rade, children’s athletic events, Saturday night under the tent! … an Olympiad of events is in store for our 15th Reunion from Thursday, May 31 to Sunday, June 3, 2012.

Below is a schedule of events for the Class of 1997’s 15th Reunion.  For more information about Alumni Faculty Forums or to view the University’s Schedule of Events, please visit the Alumni Association’s Reunions 2012 site.

Thursday – May 31, 2012
Registration 12:00 noon – 11:00 PM
6:00 PM – “Best of Princeton” Dinner with Hoagie Haven, salads from Olives, and ice cream from T-Sweets
9:00 PM – DJ Andy’s marathon session of varsity DJ’ing from 9 pm until 2 am

Friday – June 1, 2012
Registration 9:00 AM – 12:00 midnight
Tiger Camp Available 6:00 PM – 12:00 midnight

9:00 AM – Continental Breakfast
9:15 AM – Alumni Faculty Forum featuring Angela Ramirez ’97: Partisanship and Compromise: Tigers in the Political Arena (McCosh 46)
10:30 AM – Alumni Faculty Forum featuring Kevin McLaughlin ’97: Transitions: Balancing Career and Life (McCormick 101)
12:00 PM – Cookout picnic lunch (chicken, hot dogs, burgers) in front of Jadwin Gym
12:40 PM – Sign-ups for “Olympic Field Day” and a performance by the Princeton University Band!
1:00 PM – “Olympic Field Day” on Frelinghuysen Field and track (next to Jadwin Gym)
2:30 PM – Alumni Faculty Forum featuring Tania Shinkawa ’97: 21st Century Education: How Are We Educating Our Students? (Whig Hall Senate Chamber)
2:30 PM – Alumni Faculty Forum featuring Peter Singer ’97: Foreign Policy: Tigers on the Front Line (Frist Center 301 Theater)
3:00 PM – Wine Tasting Event with Chris Kern’s Forgotten Grapes (capacity of 100; RSVPs required)
6:30 PM – Olympic Feast featuring an International Buffet Dinner and Beers Around the World
6:40 PM – A Cappella performance: The Princeton Tiger Lilies
6:50 PM – A Cappella performance: The Princeton Nassoons
10:00 PM – Music with “FM Band”

Saturday – June 2, 2012
Registration 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM; CLOSED during P-Rade; 5:00 PM – 11:00 PM
Tiger Camp Available 6:00 PM – 12:00 midnight
7:30 AM – Continental Breakfast
10:00 AM – Class Memorial Service in the 9/11 Memorial Garden
11:00 AM – Class Photo at Blair Arch
11:30 AM – Box lunch
12:00 PM – Walking Children’s Entertainers
2:00 PM – P-Rade
6:30 PM – Southern Barbecue dinner (chicken, pulled pork)
6:40 PM – A Cappella performance: The Princeton Katzenjammers
6:50 PM – A Cappella performance: The Princeton Footnotes
8:00 PM – Princeton University Orchestra Lawn Concert (enter from Ivy Lane by Clarke Field)
9:15 PM – Fireworks! (enter from Ivy Lane by Clarke Field)
10:00 PM – Music with “Bon Journey”

Sunday – June 3, 2012
9:00 AM – Continental Breakfast