Founder’s Day Weekend 2020
April 3-5, 2020
As always, all alumnae are invited back for reunions, but this year specifically celebrates the reunions of the following classes: 1950, 1955, 1960, 1965, 1970, 1975, 1980, 1985, 1990, 1995, 2000, 2005, 2010, 2015, and 2019.
Founder’s Day Weekend is a closed campus, registered event. For you and our campus community’s safety, all alumnae and their guests on campus during the weekend MUST be registered and wear name tags at all times.
To register online CLICK HERE
Online registration will close March 3, 2020.
Registration will be taken by phone or mail through March 24. For questions, or to register by phone, contact the Office of Alumnae Relations at 417-667-8181 ext. 1492.
Meal tickets will NOT be available after March 3 or available for on-site purchase.
On-site registration fee will not include meals and will include a $50 late fee
FOUNDER’S DAY WEEKEND SCHEDULE OF EVENTS*
FRIDAY, APRIL 3
Event Location Time
Registration Center for the Arts Lobby 1-8 p.m.
Campus Open House All Buildings 1-5 p.m.
Bookstore Open Basement of Main Hall 1-5:30 p.m.
Campus Tours Begins at Chapel Steps 2-5 p.m.
Faculty/Staff Reception Center for the Arts- P.E.O. Art Gallery 3-5 p.m.
Class Agent Meeting Missouri Recital Hall 3:30 p.m.
Dinner Raney Dining Room (Robertson Hall) 5:30 p.m.
Virginia Alice Cottey Celebration Chapel 6:45p.m.
Chellie Club Open Hinkhouse Basement 7-10 p.m.
Class Reunions Rubie Burton Academic Center 7:30-9:30 p.m.
SATURDAY, APRIL 4
Registration Center for the Arts Lobby 9-11a.m.
President’s Reception President’s House 9-10 a.m.
Bookstore Open Basement of Main Hall 9-10:30 a.m.
Class Photos Steps of Main Hall 10-11a.m.
Founder’s Day Luncheon Raney Dining Room (Robertson Hall) 11 a.m-12:30 p.m.
Awards Program Raney Dining Room (Robertson Hall) noon
Campus Tours Begins at Chapel Steps 1-3 p.m.
Bookstore Open Basement of Main Hall 1-3:00 p.m.
Campus Open House All Buildings 1-3 p.m
Chellie Club Open Hinkhouse Basement 2-5 p.m.
Homecoming Celebration Center for the Arts Auditorium 3-5 p.m.
Class Photos Fine Arts Building Atrium 5-6 p.m.
Students Dinner Raney Dining Room (Robertson Hall) 5-6 p.m.
Alumnae Dinner Raney Dining Room (Robertson Hall) 6-7 p.m.
Saturday Night Sing Senior Sidewalks (weather permitting) 7 p.m.
Chellie Club Open Hinkhouse Basement 8-10 p.m.
SUNDAY, APRIL 5
Campus Open House Select Buildings 9 a.m.-Noon
Brunch Raney Dining Room (Robertson Hall) 10:30 a.m.-1 p.m.
*SCHEDULE SUBJECT TO CHANGE