Class of 1962 Celebrates 50 Years since Graduation

Reconnect, reminisce and rekindle friendships with former classmates during Homecoming 2012!

The Class of 1962 will reach a milestone this fall: 50 years since graduation.

Reunion Committee

Reunion co-chairs Myra (Schimke) Beeler '62 and Irv Zemrau '62, O.D. '63 along with committee members, David Hackett '62, Jack Hoffman '62, Lucy Hoffman '62, Barney Howard '62, Susan (Staton) Gilbert '62, Marilyn (Wolfe) Depolo '62 and Dennis Celorie '62 have been busy contacting former classmates and sharing excitement for a weekend of reconnecting with a place you once called home.

Share Your Memories & Updates

Complete a Memory Book form to share with your classmates all your favorite college memories and what you've been up to for the past five decades.

Select Homecoming Events

Friday, September 28

Class of 1962 Reunion Lunch | noon - 2 p.m.
Members of the Class of 1962 who attend will be presented with a medallion engraved with the University seal as an induction to the Golden Guard.

Class of 1962 & the Golden Guard Sidewalk Signing | 2 - 3 p.m.
Leave a permanent mark on Pacific University's campus by signing your name in wet cement surrounding Old College Hall and ringing the bell in celebration.

Pacific's Finest Reception | 5 - 6:30 p.m.
Help us honor the 2012 Alumni Award winners, including classmate Irv Zemrau '62, O.D. '63, durnig this reception.

Class of 1962 & Friends Dinner | 6:30 p.m.
Join fellow classmates of the 1960's for a party that could last until the wee hours.

Saturday, September 29

Pancake Breakfast | 8 - 10 a.m.
All alumni can catch up with student organizations, like the Greeks, while enjoying a classic pancake breakfast.

Boxer Nation Celebration | 10 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Don't miss out on an opportunity to have an official class photo 50 years since graduation during this tailgate celebration before Boxer football game.

Golden Guard Dinner | 4 p.m. - 6 p.m.
Catch up with other members of the Golden Guard for dinner.

Alumni Night in the PULSE | 4 p.m.
Mingle with all the alumni who came back to campus and celebrate a Homecoming victory in the University Center.

For additional events, visit the Homecoming Schedule of Events page.

The Office of Alumni Relations is a resource for all former students of Pacific University. Questions and requests for assistance can be directed to 503-352-2057 and

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