Reunion Weekend

Get ready for Reunion 2019!!

September 27-29, 2019

The weekend kicks off on Friday (9/27) as we celebrate the 50th reunion of the Class of 1969 and concludes on Sunday (9/29) after the post-alumni soccer game BBQ.  Hope you'll join us on our hilltop for some or all of the weekend.


Tentative Reunion Schedule

11:50am Join VA students, faculty and staff at our weekly Community Lunch (Shepardson Center)
12:45pm  Get a glimpse of VA Today – take a student-led tour of campus or attend a class.  
6:00pm Welcome Reception (Great Room / Fuller Hall)
6:40pm Class of '69 Photo- Long Walk (Proctor Hall)
6:45pm Old Guard Dinner in honoring the 50th reunion Class of 1969 (all class years invited to attend) 
7:30-8:30am Breakfast (Shepardson Center)
10:20am Alumni Career Panel - Listen to a group of our distinguished alumni addressing the junior and senior classes about their career paths after VA (Horowitz Performing Arts Hall)
11:00 am Get a glimpse of VA Today – take a student-led tour of campus. Meet at picnic tables outside Shepardson Center.
11:30am-12 noon Alumni Association Meeting & Elections (Horowitz Performing Arts Hall)
12:00pm Lunch (Shepardson Center)
12:45-3:00pm Fall Mountain Hike with our Wilderness Skills team (meet at Nick Grout '03 Memorial Fire Pit adjacent to gym parking)
1:00pm-1:30pm State of the School Discussion with Dr. Jennifer Zaccara (Leavitt House)
1:00pm Tag along with our Cross Country or Mtn Bike teams as they practice on our trails. (Chivers Center)
1:30-2:30pm Leavitt House Open House- Join our Head of School for coffee and dessert. Share your Leavitt House memories and chat with Dr. Zaccara.
2:00-4:00pm Back to school art experience: Swing by the art studio at Williams Gymnasium and our Visual Arts Chair, Lisa Eckhardt McNealus'79 will be on hand to help you make an art print or two using botanicals from our campus. We will use our printing press and inks to create 8X10 prints designed by you! No age limit or art experience needed. We use soy based inks that are environmentally and human friendly and clean up with water. Prints will need some drying time, but will be ready for take-home on Sunday (or they can be mailed).
2:30pm Athletic Events- BV and GV Soccer
5:00pm Memorial service at the flagpole (South Lawn)
5:30pm Head down to the big tent at Mary Hepburn's (27 Pleasant Street) for drinks, chicken and pig roast (brought to you by our own Eddie Mack) localvore dinner! 
6:00pm Class Photos at Farm to Table Dinner
8:30-10:00am Continental Breakfast (Shepardson Center)
10:00am Sunday Brunch (Shepardson Center)
11:00am Alumni Soccer Game (Fuller Field)
1:00pm BBQ and Farwell to all!


Class of 1946
 Michael Choukas, Jr.

Class of 1949
Les Smith

Class of 1953
George Welles

Class of 1958

Class of 1963

Class of 1965

Class of 1969

Class of 1971
Class of 1978

Class of 1979
Tim Burr 
Joe Echanis
Lisa Eckhardt McNealus
Diane Wilder

Class of 1982
Tom Oxholm

Class of 1991
 Amy Howard
Class of 1992

Class of 1993

Class of 1995

Class of 1997

Class of 1998

Class of 1999

Class of 2002

Class of 2003

Class of 2008

Class of 2011

Class of 2012

  Class of 2013

Class of 2014
 Molly Brennan
Carly Radovich
Ellie van der Vord 
Former Faculty
Michael Choukas, Jr. '46
Tom Oxholm '82