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2019 Class Reunions

1959 – 60th Reunion


Reunion Highlights

Class of 1959 Reunion Dinner

Join friends from the class of 1959 to celebrate, reminisce and catch up on years of life, family and career experiences. With a lovely dinner and class photo, the evening with help the entire class commemorate a truly special milestone.

Half Century Club Brunch and Class of 1969 Welcome

Celebrate members of the Half Century Club and honor the Class of 1969 during a served brunch. Club members will welcome the Class of 1969 as they present themselves for induction into club ranks. Then, visit with President Steve Thorsett and Carol Long, provost and senior vice president, to learn about the Willamette of today.


1964 – 55th Reunion


Reunion Highlights

Class of 1964 Reunion Dinner

Join friends from the class of 1964 to celebrate, reminisce and catch up on years of life, family and career experiences. With a lovely dinner and class photo, the evening with help the entire class commemorate a truly special milestone.

Half Century Club Brunch and Class of 1969 Welcome

Celebrate members of the Half Century Club and honor the Class of 1969 during a served brunch. Club members will welcome the Class of 1969 as they present themselves for induction into club ranks. Then, visit with President Steve Thorsett and Carol Long, provost and senior vice president, to learn about the Willamette of today.


1969 – 50th Reunion


Reunion Highlights

Class of 1969 Talk & Cocktails

Kick off the 50th Reunion with a cocktail party at the home of Keith ’69 and Madge Bauer ’69. You won’t want to miss this welcome party! Come early at 4:30 to join classmates in the garden for a timely and rousing discussion about separating the art from the artist.

Film Screening: "A Song for Allen"

After a 45-year break, several WU alumni friends recently collaborated on music which has become part of the documentary film, "A Song For Alan." Join fellow classmates for a screening of the film, which honors the late husband of Glenda Hieber Blanchard '69 and highlights the power of friendship and the arts in our lives. John Hudkins '69, Bill Gaynor '69 and Dan Schneider JD'74 wrote, performed and produced the music, which is part of their recently released CD, "A Portion of Time."

Class of 1969 Reunion Dinner, Reception and Program

Reunite with your classmates at this special VIP reception. Start your evening with a glass of wine, beer or other beverage, hors d’oeuvres and time to mingle. Enjoy a lovely meal and a special program highlighting the stories and achievements of your class, all planned by the Class of 1969 Reunion Committee.

Half Century Club Brunch and Class of 1969 Welcome

Celebrate members of the Half Century Club and honor the Class of 1969 during a served brunch. Club members will welcome the Class of 1969 as they present themselves for induction into club ranks. Then, visit with President Steve Thorsett and Carol Long, provost and senior vice president, to learn about the Willamette of today.


1969 – 50th Law Reunion


Reunion Highlights

College of Law Class of 1969 Reunion Reception

Kick off your 50th reunion with classmates at a hosted reception.

College of Law Tour and Meet and Greet

Tour the law school and learn about the history of the building and its current use. Then, stick around for a meet and greet with Dean Curtis Bridgeman

College of Law Class of 1969 Reunion Dinner

Join classmates for dinner to celebrate your 50th reunion and reminisce about your time at Willamette College of Law.


1974 – 45th Reunion


Reunion Highlights

Class of 1974 Reunion Dinner

Catch up with classmates and enjoy great food and special programs that highlight your class stories and achievements, all planned by your reunion committee. Individual reunion class photos will be taken during this time.

Alumni Awards Presentation and Dinner

Enjoy dinner and a time to honor alumni receiving the Sparks Medallion, Distinguished Alumni Citations and the Young Alumni Leadership Award for 2019.


1979 – 40th Reunion


Reunion Highlights

Class of 1979 Reunion Dinner

Catch up with classmates and enjoy great food and special programs that highlight your class stories and achievements, all planned by your reunion committee. Individual reunion class photos will be taken during this time.

Alumni Awards Presentation and Dinner

Enjoy dinner and a time to honor alumni receiving the Sparks Medallion, Distinguished Alumni Citations and the Young Alumni Leadership Award for 2019.


1984 – 35th Reunion


Reunion Highlights

Class of 1984 Reunion Dinner

Catch up with classmates and enjoy great food and special programs that highlight your class stories and achievements, all planned by your reunion committee. Individual reunion class photos will be taken during this time.

Alumni Awards Presentation and Dinner

Enjoy dinner and a time to honor alumni receiving the Sparks Medallion, Distinguished Alumni Citations and the Young Alumni Leadership Award for 2019.

All-Class Social

The evening celebration begins with a cocktail, hors d'oeuvres and time to mingle with fellow Bearcats.


1989 – 30th Reunion


Reunion Highlights

Class of 1989 Reunion Dinner

Catch up with classmates and enjoy great food and special programs that highlight your class stories and achievements, all planned by your reunion committee. Individual reunion class photos will be taken during this time.

Alumni Awards Presentation and Dinner

Enjoy dinner and a time to honor alumni receiving the Sparks Medallion, Distinguished Alumni Citations and the Young Alumni Leadership Award for 2019.


1994 – 25th Reunion


Reunion Highlights

Class of 1994 Reunion Dinner

Catch up with classmates and enjoy great food and special programs that highlight your class stories and achievements, all planned by your reunion committee. Individual reunion class photos will be taken during this time.

Summer Concert on the Quad

Join alumni of all ages for an evening concert with The Junebugs, a high-energy pop/rock trio with Pacific Northwest folksy goodness. Their genre-bending sound and bright, cheery melodies will provide a fun, yet relaxing, backdrop for the evening.

Winning Hand Casino, Celebration & Dance

Keep the good times rolling under the Bearcat Tent on the Quad! Enjoy visiting with friends, live music, dancing, fun photo opportunities, gaming tables, classic arcade games and prizes. Beer, wine, soft drinks and late-night snacks will be served.


1999 – 20th Reunion


Reunion Highlights

Class of 1999 Reunion Dinner

Catch up with classmates and enjoy great food and special programs that highlight your class stories and achievements, all planned by your reunion committee. Individual reunion class photos will be taken during this time.

Summer Concert on the Quad

Join alumni of all ages for an evening concert with The Junebugs, a high-energy pop/rock trio with Pacific Northwest folksy goodness. Their genre-bending sound and bright, cheery melodies will provide a fun, yet relaxing, backdrop for the evening.

Winning Hand Casino, Celebration & Dance

Keep the good times rolling under the Bearcat Tent on the Quad! Enjoy visiting with friends, live music, dancing, fun photo opportunities, gaming tables, classic arcade games and prizes. Beer, wine, soft drinks and late-night snacks will be served.


2004 – 15th Reunion


Reunion Highlights

Class of 2004 Reunion Dinner

Catch up with classmates and enjoy great food and special programs that highlight your class stories and achievements, all planned by your reunion committee. Individual reunion class photos will be taken during this time.

Summer Concert on the Quad

Join alumni of all ages for an evening concert with The Junebugs, a high-energy pop/rock trio with Pacific Northwest folksy goodness. Their genre-bending sound and bright, cheery melodies will provide a fun, yet relaxing, backdrop for the evening.

Winning Hand Casino, Celebration & Dance

Keep the good times rolling under the Bearcat Tent on the Quad! Enjoy visiting with friends, live music, dancing, fun photo opportunities, gaming tables, classic arcade games and prizes. Beer, wine, soft drinks and late-night snacks will be served.


2009 – 10th Reunion


Reunion Highlights

Class of 2009 Reunion Dinner

Catch up with classmates and enjoy great food and special programs that highlight your class stories and achievements, all planned by your reunion committee. Individual reunion class photos will be taken during this time.

Summer Concert on the Quad

Join alumni of all ages for an evening concert with The Junebugs, a high-energy pop/rock trio with Pacific Northwest folksy goodness. Their genre-bending sound and bright, cheery melodies will provide a fun, yet relaxing, backdrop for the evening.

Winning Hand Casino, Celebration & Dance

Keep the good times rolling under the Bearcat Tent on the Quad! Enjoy visiting with friends, live music, dancing, fun photo opportunities, gaming tables, classic arcade games and prizes. Beer, wine, soft drinks and late-night snacks will be served.


2014 – 5th Reunion


Reunion Highlights

Class of 2014 Reunion Dinner

Catch up with classmates and enjoy great food and special programs that highlight your class stories and achievements, all planned by your reunion committee. Individual reunion class photos will be taken during this time.

Summer Concert on the Quad

Join alumni of all ages for an evening concert with The Junebugs, a high-energy pop/rock trio with Pacific Northwest folksy goodness. Their genre-bending sound and bright, cheery melodies will provide a fun, yet relaxing, backdrop for the evening.

Winning Hand Casino, Celebration & Dance

Keep the good times rolling under the Bearcat Tent on the Quad! Enjoy visiting with friends, live music, dancing, fun photo opportunities, gaming tables, classic arcade games and prizes. Beer, wine, soft drinks and late-night snacks will be served.