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150 Years: Events

Alumni Minutes

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Minutes from the very first meeting of the Alumni Association of the Bloomsburg State Normal School, June 22, 1871.

Alumni Reunions

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Alumni Meals

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Menus for three different meals sponsored by the Alumni Association. The constant items from one to the next included olives, sweet pickles, chicken salad, cold ham, buttered buns, butter and water thins (crackers), Neapolitan ice cream, fancy cakes, and coffee.

Alumni Day

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Alumni Day was a spring event designed to help reconnect alumni to the campus. In more recent decades, there have been years when it expanded to encompass an entire weekend with many different events being scheduled.

1939 Centennial Celebration

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Some of the many publications made for celebrating the college’s centennial in 1939. This was the first large scale event in which the Alumni Association played an active and major role.

Homecoming Over the Years

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Since 1928 the big fall event for the Association has been Homecoming, with special events for graduates visiting their alma mater.

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